In line with the MOU signed by the Commission on Higher Education and IBM Philippines in December 2012, this training is a key component of the Smarter Analytics Education Masterplan that will catapult the Philippines towards becoming home to top consulting, technical and support skills for the sales, solutioning and delivery of advanced business analytics globally.
The training is designed to introduce attendees to the fundamentals of database management systems, enterprise data management using data warehouse (DW or DWH), which can be used for further data mining, reporting and data analysis purposes. It describes various activities involved in data mining tasks like data anomaly detection (outlier/change/deviation detection), data association rule learning (dependency modeling), data clustering, data classification, data regression and data summarization. This training also introduces attendees to formalized means of organizing and storing structured and unstructured data in an organization. It describes how Enterprise Content Management (ECM) can manage corporate information effectively through simplifying storage, security, version control, process routing, and retention. The training also describes the seriousness of information security and provides techniques to use predictive analytics for detection of fraudulent activities.
IMPORTANT DATES to note:
April 15, 2013: Last day of registration (5pm)
April 16, 2013: Announcement of qualified participants (Final selection solely done by IBM)
April 24 to 26, 2013: Actual training date
Venue: IBM Innovation Center (UP Ayala TechnoHub, Commonwealth, Quezon City)
IMPORTANT: Before proceeding with accomplishing this application form, please read the following:
a. MOU for IBM Academic Instructor
Link to MOU: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0By1q7MlbSrJZVl9NS3dJRjNLMUk/edit?usp=sharing
b. MOU for IBM Academic Evangelist (for faculty members belonging to a PSITE member institution only)
Link to MOU: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0By1q7MlbSrJZdUNQUHlHNUVlb0k/edit?usp=sharing
c. IBM Agreement for IBM Academic Initiative
Link to Agreement: https://docs.google.com/open?id=0By1q7MlbSrJZdVF5QWdQWkVSOVdTSXRGVmJickZUQQ
For any questions, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org (use the subject heading IBM Academic Instructor/Evangelist (Fundamentals of Business Analytics) Inquiry).