Professor Goutam Chakraborty Live Public Lecture

The Business School of Nile University is hosting Professor Goutam Chakraborty, Director of MS in Business Analytics and Data Science at Oklahoma State University and who will teach Business Analytics in the EMBA at the NU School of Business, to talk about “ How to use Business Analytics in the Industry”.

Everyone interested is cordially invited to join this upcoming Public Lecture on: “How to use Business Analytics in the Industry?”. The public lecture will be live-streamed on Nile University’s Facebook page through Zoom Virtual Platform, on Thursday, July 15th 2021, at 7:00 pm (Cairo Time- GMT+2), followed by a Q&A session after the talk to answer any questions posed by the audience. 

Professor Chakraborty will take us through "An Executive’s Guide to Analytics" since the past decade has seen explosive growth in the use of analytics across all industries. The lecture is intended to provide a quick look at the history of how analytics applications in industries have evolved over time and where they are headed in the future. In this context, participants will also learn about strategic challenges and opportunities that exist in the analytics space to create value in the organization. The lecture will also discuss what skillsets employers are looking for in their analytics professionals and how the academia ( EMBA of NU in this case) is meeting those challenges.


Professor Chakraborty's Biography:

Professor Chakraborty is the Director of MS in Business Analytics and Data Science; The Director of Graduate Certificate in Business Data Mining; The Director of Graduate Certificate in Marketing Analytics and SAS®; and a professor of Marketing Analytics at Oklahoma State University. He is an internationally known expert in the field of analytics and has presented numerous programs and workshops to executives, educators, and research professionals in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia, South America, and Middle East.

Prof. Goutam has won numerous teaching awards including SAS® Distinguished Professor Award, Regents Distinguished Teaching Award at OSU and others. Goutam's research has been published in many scholarly and he co-authored two books. He has chaired the national conference for direct marketing educators in 2004 and 2005, co-chaired the M2007 data mining conference and chaired SAS Global Forum 2018 conference.


To attend the live lecture you can access it through this zoom link:

Meeting ID: 949 4915 4808