Contemporary Analysis (CAN) will be presenting not one but TWO segments at this years Infotec Conference. Held at the Embassy Suites LaVista on April 1st & 2nd CAN will be hosting a workshop and a breakout.
Leading a Data Driven Organization Workshop.
Lead Data Scientist for CAN
April 1st – 8:30 am – 12:30 pm.
This is a workshop designed after the book of the same name. It is onsite, in-person learning designed for all levels of leaders within an organization. Filled with stories and real-world examples, the workshop will walk through the concepts of data science with an eye for what leaders need to know. From “What Data Science Does” to “Organizational Challenges,” the workshop makes sure you “Know if the Answers are Right.” With sections titled, “How Data Science is Done” and “Time is Not Your Friend” you get straight talk about business challenges and opportunities. Whether you are faced with your first data science project or you are just thinking about how to use the latest data science tools for your company’s benefit, this workshop is for you.
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Click Here to download or purchase a copy of the book “How to lead a data driven organization” by Gordon Summers
How to hire a Data Scientist: A guide for those tasked with finding the hardest people on the planet
President of CAN
April 2nd – 2:15pm – 3:00pm
Understand parallel skill sets that potential employees might have that aren’t exactly what you have in the job description, and
Understand the cultural makeup of a data science team, how that may vary from your current culture, and how to combat this to attract the talent you want and need.
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