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DATA ANALYSIS FOR DECISION MAKING

Theme: Information Technology Management & Uses
Type: Seminar
Status: Announced
Date: June 25, 2019 to June 27, 2019
Description: Prerequisites:
• Very good knowledge of Excel.
• Participant shall bring their laptops for use in the workshop. It is required to have Microsoft Office 2007 or later.
Main Content: • Spreadsheet refresher
• The Normal Curve and its Applications
• Goodness of Fit and Independence Testing
• Independence Testing
• Simple and Multiple Regression
• Forecasting
• Monitoring Processes with SPC
• Optimizing Operations
• Cluster Analysis.
Objectives: • Learn how to use the Normal (Bell) for a variety of purposes
• Apply goodness of fit tests to check if samples have the same behavior as mother populations (branch vs bank, bank vs all banks, sectors vs all the bank)
• Apply Independence test to check if a two-way classification by 2 factor shows the 2 factors to be dependent or independent of one another
• Use regression to analyze possible cause and effect between 1 or more independent variables and 1 dependent variable
• Apply various forecasting and trend defining techniques
• Build optimization models that include constraints to maximize returns, minimize costs, minimize capacity, etc.
• Apply Clustering to arrive at robust (rather than arbitrary) categorization of data.
Partitcipant Profile: Employees in credit, treasury, accounts and operations departments.
Duration: Two-day training activity.
Fees: 500$ (+11% VAT)
 
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