The 2016 Analytics Symposium sponsored by Deloitte was held Wednesday, September 28 from 12:30pm – 5pm at the Haymarket Theatre, Squires Student Center. See details from last year’s symposium below.
This event was offered through WebEx. Click below to see videos of the event.
New Sponsors for MSBA-BA Program
CBIA faculty member Robin Russell’s article published last year won the Gryna Award from the American Society for Quality (ASQ). From the ASQ website, “Founded in 2010, the Gryna Award is presented for the paper, published in the preceding year, that the committee decides has made the largest single contribution to the extension and knowledge of the philosophy, principles or methods of quality management.”
Rapid developments in the use of augmented and mixed reality devices provide limitless opportunities to improve healthcare. Wider access to diagnostics, delivery, training and surgical outcomes are just some of the possibilities.
Microsoft’s HoloLens can dynamically mix the digital and natural environments. The device enables interaction with holograms as if they were in the same space.
Learn more about how to get involved in a an exciting effort to apply HoloLens capabilities to real world healthcare needs at an informational session on 2/21. On March 6 multidisciplinary teams will each submit a description of their proposed solution and a YouTube video. A small group of teams will be selected and will be loaned a Microsoft HoloLens 3-D to further develop their concept for final selection.
Sponsored by: Avanade, Virginia Tech: Discover Analytics Center, Technology-enhanced Learning and Online Strategies, Center for Human Computer Interaction
Wednesday, October 12, 5pm – 8pm
Learn to deploy your first IoT app on the cloud through hands-on training. Reserve your space in the Watson Internet of Things Platform workshop.
Healthy Predictions? Questions for Data Analytics in Healthcare
Janine S. Hiller
American Business Law Journal
Volume 53, Issue 2, pages 251-314, Summer 2016
An Integrated Text Analytic Framework for Product Defect Discovery
Alan S. Abrahams, Weiguo Fan, G. Alan Wang, Zhongju (John) Zhang and Jian Jiao
Production and Operations Management
Volume 24, Issue 6, pages 975-990
A Decision Support System for Patient Scheduling in Travel Vaccine Administration
Alan S. Abrahams, Cliff T. Ragsdale
Decision Support Systems
Volume 54, Issue 1, pages 215-225
Guided Exploration. Automated predictive analysis. Effortless dashboard creation.
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Quality Analytics Consortium