CANCELED: Professional Series in Data Analytics for Business

This event occurred in the past

CANCELED: Professional Series in Data Analytics for Business

This event occurred in the past

Date and Time

  • Tuesday, April 7, 2020 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


Coronado, Room 132

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




The Professional Series in Data Analytics for Business has been canceled as a preventive measure to reduce risk related to the COVID-19 virus. Visit the university’s COVID-19 website for the most current information for the USD community.

Data analytics is fast transforming how companies compete in today’s digitally-powered world. Are you wondering why data analytics is critical to businesses large and small and how it is being used in a variety of industries and job functions? Learn directly from local business professionals from multinational corporations as they discuss the critical role that data analytics holds in their jobs and the skill sets you’ll need to be competitive in the workforce. The workshops will expose students to data analytics practices in a variety of business disciplines, but please note that the series is not a technical course on how to apply analytics tools.

This professional series is intended for undergraduate students at USD. Students who receive the certificate of completion will be awarded three Passport/Connect/Compass Points. Registration is for all four workshops scheduled below.

Workshop Schedule:
April 7 – Workshop #1
“Data Analytics for Management” led by Maria Lack, senior consultant, QueBIT Consulting

April 14 – Workshop #2
“Data Analytics for Marketing”, led by John Faris, president, Red Door Interactive

April 21 – Workshop #3
“Data Analytics for Supply Chain” led by Isaac Lin, senior manager of supply chain data analytics, Bumble Bee Seafoods

April 28 – Workshop #4
“Data Analytics for Finance” led by Shazli Hussain, finance director, Thermo Fisher Scientific