Data Science & Analytics

Master Class: 'Emerging areas in Data Science and Analytics: Fundamentals'

A Master Class to give you exposure to the field of Data Science & Analytics – you will learn how does it feel to work as a Data Scientist and about the future trends, threats and opportunities


Class Outline


Future Mapping – what are the trends in technologies in the field of Data Science? Which technologies are going to be there over a 10 years horizon?


Role Profiling – What are the exact roles of a Data Scientist in various organisations?


Task Profiling and Trends Mapping – What are the typical tasks Data Scientists do and what are the challenges they face? How the nature of tasks and the challenges are going to change over the next 10 years?


Competency Profiling – What are the essential competencies to become a Data Scientist – how these requirements will change over the next 10 years?


Test yourself – do you have what it takes to be Data Scientist? Which educational qualifications will help you to acquire the right skills and knowledge?


This is a one-of-its-kind opportunity to expose yourself to Data Science & Analytics, one of the emerging fields of work which will change the world we know.



11:10 am – 2:05 pm, Sunday, 24th January, 2016