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Data Lab for Better Business – Data as a Platform for Growth

Data has been for long utilized as statistics and a measure for performance. However, it is now time to take the next step and proceed to use information and analytics to create new business and rapidly enhance existing functions. Data exploitation is a gateway for getting ahead from competitors and a path for new opportunities.




In the recording of the Data Breakfast Lab for Better Business event we focus on why it is now vital to pay attention to the added value stemming from data. You will hear about possibilities brought by modern data analysis and data strategies as well as two interesting data-based cases.


Welcome and Agenda
Jenniliisa Särkkä-Blomberg, Associate Director, Aalto EE

BI & Analytics Is Made for Growing Business
Neda Marvasti PhD, Postdoctoral researcher, Aalto University

Case: Examples of Automation and AI in Financial Industry
Salla Franzén, Chief Data Scientist, SEB

Case: Robotics and IoT in Welding - WeldEye Kemppi
Juhana Enqvist, Chief Digital Officer, Kemppi


Aalto EE and Aalto PRO offer several programs that you can learn about data and digitalization.

The Analytiikka ja datastrategiat (Analytics and Data Strategies) program provides a comprehensive and strategic perspective of modern analytics and its uses. The program combines strategy and theory with examples of practical analysis. After the program, you will know why analytics is important, how to generate value through data, and how to achieve excellence in analytics.

The Data Lab program helps you to keep up-to-date with modern data-analysis methods and know how to combine the correct method with the available data and formulate a problem in a way that returns meaningful results. For managers, the program provides valuable insights for hiring and leading a team of data analysts. 

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