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Lessons from Silicon Valley: Success is in the data

Lessons from Silicon Valley: Success is in the data

1-12-2017

Dr Hugh Williams, Distinguished Fellow at the Centre for Business Analytics, talks about lessons learned during the last decade working in Silicon Valley for companies such as eBay, Tinder, Pivotel, Google Maps and Microsoft.

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MBS Master of Business Analytics ranked no 5 in the world in inaugural QS rankings

MBS Master of Business Analytics ranked no 5 in the world in inaugural QS rankings

28-11-2017

MBS - In the first-ever QS World University Rankings of Masters in Business Analytics, Melbourne Business School’s program has ranked No. 5 in the world and No. 1 in Asia, Australia and New Zealand – ahead of any other Australian school.

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In online markets we trust, e-commerce guru Steve Tadelis talks success online

In online markets we trust, e-commerce guru Steve Tadelis talks success online

24-11-2017

Professor Steve Tadelis, economics professor at UC Berkeley, Distinguished Fellow at the MBS Centre for Business Analytics, former Distinguished Economist at eBay Research Labs and adviser to Amazon spoke about the challenges of building trust in online markets.

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Data scientists taste the future at quantum computing bootcamp

Data scientists taste the future at quantum computing bootcamp

19-10-2017

Some of Melbourne’s sharpest minds recently experienced the potential of quantum computing to revolutionise our economy and create a high-skilled jobs boom in the aerospace, defence, finance, insurance, security and other industries.

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Michael Cheika outlines value of data as Wallabies get analytical

Michael Cheika outlines value of data as Wallabies get analytical

6-10-2017

ARN - Speaking at the Melbourne Business School, Head coach Michael Cheika outlined how the Wallabies are placing greater emphasis on analytics, leveraging technology to make objective decisions.

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Talking Analytics: Wallabies coach Michael Cheika

Talking Analytics: Wallabies coach Michael Cheika

28-09-2017

Head coach of Australia’s national Wallabies rugby team Michael Cheika believes leaders must never lose touch with the “feel for the game” when trying to comprehend mountains of data.

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Dr Hugh Williams joins the Centre for Business Analytics

Dr Hugh Williams joins the Centre for Business Analytics

22-08-2017

Melbourne Business School is delighted to welcome global technology leader Dr Hugh Williams to the Centre for Business Analytics as a Distinguished Fellow.

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Immunisation boosting idea wins first annual Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon

Immunisation boosting idea wins first annual Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon

14-07-2017

The public was the big winner at the Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon, with all six finalists using their unprecedented access to health, grocery and transaction data to identify unique ways to improve health policy and outcomes in Victoria.

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Melbourne Analytics Conference 2017 an outstanding success

Melbourne Analytics Conference 2017 an outstanding success

14-07-2017

Thank you to our sponsors and friends for making the Melbourne Analytics Conference 2017 a huge success. Over 550 attendees turned up to take part in a day of inspiring data discussions.

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Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon finalists announced

Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon finalists announced

7-07-2017

An expert panel of judges has announced the six teams that will battle it out next Thursday at the Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon for $25,000 in prize money.

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