Alabama Business Analytics Community

August 17  |  Birmingham, AL

Registration is now closed.

Come learn about new IBM Analytics offerings. Enrich your knowledge. Meet your peers.

The Alabama Business Analytics Community invites you to join DataClarity and IBM on Thursday, August 17, in Birmingham, for an exclusive forum designed to help organizations connect with each other, share their stories, understand their IBM solutions better, and learn how to get the most out of their technology investment.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to:

  • Learn about the latest products Cognos Analytics and Planning Analytics
  • Discover new features, capabilities, and future roadmap
  • Exchange best practices, lessons learned, and real-world experiences
  • Participate in discussions to gain valuable insights
  • Network with peers, industry experts, and IBM professionals.

Don’t miss out on the Alabama Business Analytics Community Meeting! Register today to reserve your seat at this valuable event!


Time Description
 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM Networking Lunch
 11:30 AM – 11:40 AM Welcome & Introduction
 11:40 AM – 12:20 PM What’s New in Cognos Analytics
Features, functions, and roadmap
 12:20 PM – 1:00 PM Customer Experience
Implementing and upgrading Cognos Analytics
Jonathan McKnight, Business Intelligence Manager at Mspark
   1:00 PM – 1:40 PM What’s New in Planning Analytics
Features, functions, and roadmap
   1:40 PM – 2:20 PM Customer Experience
Transforming decision-making processes through business analytics
Jim Collins, Former Corporate CFO
  2:20 PM – 3:00 PM Round Table Discussion
Budgeting for projects, lessons learned, overcome roadblocks
Ask the Experts
 3:00 PM Wrap-Up

Meeting Details

Thursday, August 17, 2017
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
UAB Alumni Affairs
1301 – 10th Avenue South | Birmingham, AL 35294-4555
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