"In God we trust. All others must bring data." - Edwards Deming
With about 500,000 employees and over 2,000 stores, at The Home Depot, data science and analytics are critically important to solving business problems and giving the customer the best experience, both in-store and online. They need to know when to have inventory available, when to have staff ready, how to allocate resources, and so much more.
College Speaker Series
We live in the age of big data and machine learning. As large and mostly unstructured data become ubiquitous, challenges arise in the domain of converting unstructured data to structured insights. Technologies like artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are leading the way in augmenting companies’ efforts in tackling vast amounts of data over time and generating strategic insights across all industries, from health to retailing to cybersecurity. In this speaker session, Business Analytics Initiative Executive Director, Bill Rand speaks on key issues regarding big data analytics and ML.