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NYU Stern Hosts 1st Annual Business Analytics Symposium

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More than 100 faculty and alumni from NYU Stern’s Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program, as well as practitioners, gathered for the School’s First Annual Business Analytics Symposium to share insights into current issues in the field.  The event, themed "Transforming the Workplace," studied how analytics are providing a competitive advantage to organizations that know how to use them and explored the use of analytics to influence strategic and operations decision making, client relationships, recruitment and employee retention, and more.  

Featured sessions included:
  • “Building the Foundation” with Stern Professor JP Eggers
  • “Getting Past the Gut” with alumnus Charles King (MSBA ’14), vice president of analytics for E15.
  • “Finding and Keeping the Purple Squirrel” with two alumni – Tim Long (MSBA ’14), director of workforce analytics and systems at Micron Technology, and John Callery (MSBA ’14), global head of workforce strategies at BNY Mellon
  • “Exploring Big Urban Data” with NYU Professor Juliana Freire in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. 
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Learn more about the speakers and sessions in Stern’s First Annual Business Analytics Symposium.