This 2 day workshop will teach leaders and business managers how to master the technologies and concepts that are changing the business landscape.
Leaders need hands-on experience with contemporary technology and that is something Data X at Berkeley provides.
You will learn how to implement a successful data strategy and how the tools work in practice.
This course is highly applied. We’ll teach you technologies and concepts that can help you solve specific problems in your organization.
The new industrial revolution is here and we will teach you how to benefit from it!
The Business: We will help you tackle the challenge of business creation and business transformation in the age of data. We’ll discuss and teach how data and algorithms projects relate to your firm’s general business strategy, leadership, culture, and business objectives. We will teach you about data-driven business models so that you can monetize the power in your data.
The Tools: We will also teach you how to practically use Data Science and AI tools that drive the development of smart emerging technologies. We will go through the most useful open-source tools in the Data Scientist's toolbox and get our hands dirty with state-of-the-art software and techniques to preprocess data, conduct analysis, make predictions, deploy applications and much more.
The Workshop is a comprehensive overview of everything you need to know in order to implement a successful data strategy and be a leader in your industry.
A world-class expert in technology, innovation, and leadership. Invented the technology used in Skype and other internet communications. Over 60 patents. Started 4 new companies (3 still active). Developed Data-X. Serves on many advisory boards. Created the Entrepreneurship & Technology area at the #1 public university in the world.
Alexander is a lecturer and core developer of the UC Berkeley class Applied Data Science. He is the Data Science lead for The Berkeley Innovation Index and an avid Blockchain enthusiast. He has also been part of the founding team of 3 companies: Wheely's (accepted into YC 2015), Auranest (Series A), and InnoQuant (currently Co-founder & COO).
developed at UC Berkeley by professor Ikhlaq Sidhu, data science scholar Alexander Fred Ojala, and IEOR Ph.D. Kevin Li.
offered to 60 students at UC Berkeley. 16 unique data projects are coached this semester, and 10 industry mentors are part of the class.
(Data-X) lab is launched at The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology at UC Berkeley. The lab develops new data applications and the emerging ecosystems together to support industry ceration in this emerging new area.
accepted into UC Berkeley’s standard curriculum of classes as “IND ENG 135 / 290: Applied Data Science with Venture Applications”. 140 students enrolled, 30 unique Data Projects, and 40+ industry mentors connected to the class.
teaching materials are extended for off campus audiences for the first time. A 2-day Masterclass for Technical Leaders and a 1-day Master Class for Executives are available.
University of Economics, Prague
University of Economics, Prague