Upcoming Events

Lori Scott

Center for Business Analytics Practitioner Lecture
Presents: Lori Scott  

Interim CEO & Chief Information Officer
NatureServe


When:  Friday, January 27, 2017
Where:  PwC Auditorium, Bartley Hall, 1011
Time:  1:30 p.m.

Abstract:
Conservation and protection of the Earth’s biodiversity is a complex business. NatureServe simplifies this complexity by guiding resources toward the places, species, and ecosystems in the greatest need of protection. As the hub of an international, public-private network of 1,000 scientists and information technology experts, NatureServe synthesizes, analyzes and visualizes species and habitat data so that resource managers, policymakers and practitioners can make sound decisions.

NatureServe’s Chief Information Officer, Lori Scott, will present innovative examples of how technology can transform data into measurable conservation outcomes.  Lori Scott was recognized by Computerworld as a Technology Leader advancing business through digital transformation with their 2017 Premier 100 Technology Leaders Award.

About Lori Scott:
Lori Scott is an information technology executive with more than 25 years of experience leading software development and bioinformatics teams. She holds a B.S. in Mathematics from Bucknell University. Lori joined NatureServe in 2000 and has served as the organization’s Chief Information Officer since 2010. Her prior experience includes ten years with Lockheed Martin Corporation in software integration and information systems development roles.

Center for Business Analytics

Business Analytics Roundtable

Villanova School of Business

Friday, November 18, 2016 IDEA Accelerator, Falvey Library, lower level Villanova University

Program Agenda

8:15-8:45 Continental Breakfast and Networking Session

8:45-9:45 Lawrence J. Weber

IBM

“The Shifting Software Market: Top 3 Trends in Big Data & Analytics”

9:45-10:00 Break

10:00-11:00 Remy Stiles

Kepler Group

“Advertising Analytics”

11:00-12:00 Kellianne Catalano Procter and Gamble

"Getting from “So What?” to “WOW……What?!??!?!” to “Now What?” with Analytics and Data Visualization"

12:00-1:00 Networking Lunch

All current Villanova Students, Faculty, Staff, and Employees are Free—no charge REGISTRATION FEE:

IMA Members: $50.00

Villanova Alumni: $50.00

All Others: $70.00

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Click here to register.

Contact Us

Matthew Liberatore, PhD
Director
matthew.liberatore@villanova.edu
Contact for: Analytics research projects, MS in Analytics, MBA Concentration in Analytics.

Meredith K. Lockyer
Associate Director
Center for Business Analytics
meredith.lockyer@villanova.edu
(610) 519-7016
Contact for: Advisory Council, CBA Membership, Speaker & Panel Series

Sharon Ballard
Program Coordinator
sharon.ballard@villanova.edu

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