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Data Science and Decision Making (5-day)

Supply Chain Asia provides a unique,
highly interactive skills & knowledge base training to the industry.

This is part of the Digital Transformation & Business Intelligence Program

Professional Certification by SUTD Academy

Extended Funding through SCA Project Associates Program

Course Overview

This program is designed to empower participants with the skills to leverage data science and analytics effectively in strategic decision-making processes. By integrating the powerful data visualization and management capabilities of Power BI, this course bridges the crucial gap between business acumen and technical data science expertise. Participants will learn to create value and drive strategy by applying data science tools and methodologies directly within the business context, focusing on harnessing data for actionable insights and optimized decision outcomes.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will:

  • Master the formulation and execution of digital strategies through data science and analytics.
  • Analyze the impact of digital transformation on value chains and value creation.
  • Navigate the landscape of technological innovations and digital disruptions.
  • Generate and capture value through digital strategies, data monetization, and platform-based business models.
  • Develop proficiency in Power BI for dynamic data visualization and management.

Program Outline

Day 1: Data Strategy and Power BI Foundations
Introduction to Data Strategy and its Role in Business
Understanding Data as an Economic Asset
Principles of Data Governance and Quality Management
Establishing a Data and Analytics Culture
Introduction to Power BI: Building Blocks and Ecosystem
Hands-on Power BI Session: From Data to Insights

Day 2: Analytics Deep Dive with Power BI
Exploring the Data Science Toolbox: Descriptive, Diagnostic, Predictive, and Prescriptive Analytics
Group Project: Applying Diagnostic Analytics using Power BI
Predictive Analytics in Power BI: Model Integration and Insight Generation
Moving from Predictive to Prescriptive Analytics with Power BI
Workshop: Crafting a Power BI Dashboard for Decision Support

Day 3: Data Science Process and Power BI Applications
Comprehensive Overview of the Data Science Process
Data Preparation Techniques with Power BI
Advanced Data Modeling and Analytics in Power BI
Case Study Discussion: Decision Making with Power BI Insights
Hands-on Lab: Data Transformation and Visualization in Power BI

Day 4: Advanced Power BI Techniques and Best Practices
Advanced Data Visualization Techniques in Power BI
Exploring Power BI’s AI and Machine Learning Capabilities
Best Practices for Effective Data Presentation and Storytelling
Ethics, Privacy, and Legal Considerations in Data Science
Group Exercise: Implementing a Full-Scale Power BI Project

Day 5: Project Presentation and Review
Team Presentations: Power BI Projects and Strategic Insights
Peer Review and Feedback Session
Course Wrap-Up: Integrating Power BI into Strategic Decision-Making

Target Audience

This program is ideal for business leaders, managers, strategists, and professionals across various sectors seeking to enhance their digital and data-driven capabilities. Whether you’re looking to pivot your business model, innovate within your industry, or leverage data for strategic decisions, this program offers the tools and insights necessary to lead in the digital age.

Training Dates

Each intake will close when we fully subscribe. We reserved the right to reject application or change the dates below.

  • 13-17 May 2024