SetConnect launches Faculty Development programme in Business Analytics and Data Sciences
by SetConnect | Feb 12, 2021 | Press Release
SetConnect Inc. (a company based in Austin, Texas, USA with a focus on providing curriculum, technology and global faculty in business analytics, artificial intelligence and allied sciences) has launched a capacity building programme in Business Analytics and Data Sciences to assist academic institutions. Leveraging the company’s expertise in curriculum building, global faculty and industry connect, SetConnect works with leading academic institutions to offer high-outcome based programmes in its focus areas.
Business Analytics and Data Sciences are increasingly being adopted in multiple domains and disciplines in industry. The growth is rapid both in the business functions of finance, supply chain, marketing and HR as well as in industries including media, e-commerce, pharmaceutical and automotive. The engineering disciplines will also significantly benefit with a focus on analytics.
In order to strengthen the inter-disciplinary skills of students, institutions are looking to upgrade their curriculum and orient their faculty to capitalize on the new developments in digital transformation including analytics, data sciences and machine learning.
The first edition of the Faculty Development Programme was launched on January 7, 2021 for selected faculty members of NITK, MNIT and NIT-Goa. It was inaugurated by Chairman, Board of Governors of NITK, Prof. Balaveera Reddy. The welcome address was provided by Dr Ananthanarayana, Deputy Director of NITK. Dr Ramesh Rajagopalan, CEO of SetConnect Inc. lead the first session of the programme and shared his insights on the global demand for analytics professionals from industry.
The goal of the program is to enable participants to embed data analytics in their respective engineering curriculum. This will provide their students with a multi-disciplinary education and make them much more valuable to industry.
SetConnect offers a comprehensive faculty development programme in Analytics and Data Science. Delivered by a panel of international faculty, this will be very valuable for institutions seeking to strengthen the academic programmes and provide industry relevance.
For more information, please visit:www.setconnectglobal.com or write to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dated: January 15, 2021