Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Phillies College Business Analytics Night

Citizens Bank Park

4 pm

Phillies College Business Analytics Night is set for Tuesday, September 19 at Citizens Bank Park, where students are invited to go behind-the-scenes with Phillies and MLB Advanced Media business intelligence executives. Panelists include Josh Barbieri, Director, Business Intelligence; The Phillies; Chris Pohl, Director, Ticket Technology and Development, The Phillies; and Michael Spalluto, Director, Ticketing for MLB Advanced Media (MLBAM).

Check-in begins at 4 p.m. and features a Networking Hour and ballpark tour, as well as #selfies with the World Series Trophies until 5 p.m. The panel portion of the program officially starts at 5 p.m., followed by the Phillies-Dodgers game at 7:05 p.m. The event is limited to 200 students. Interested professors and parents are welcome to attend. Students are urged to ask questions throughout the program, as well as in advance, to @Phillies using #CollegeSeries.

The Center for Business Analytics has purchased 20 tickets for interested students – please reach out to Meredith Lockyer (Meredith.lockyer@villanova.edu) with any questions.


Friday, September 22nd, 2017

CBA Fall Round Table

Presented jointly with VSB’S Center for Marketing and Consumer Insights

‘Data Strategy & Best Practices in Digital Marketing and Consumer Insights’

8:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Curley Exchange, Bartley Hall

Registration: $50

(Alumni, students & Advisory Council members – no cost)

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Career Panel: Industry focus on Analytics, Digital Marketing, Business Intelligence & Consumer Insights

Presented jointly with VSB’S Center for Marketing and Consumer Insights

Geared toward Villanova students, the career panel will feature both senior-level and new professional perspectives in the ever-expanding opportunities created by data-driven decision making in the marketing and consumer industries. After the panel, students will be invited to network with Villanova alumni in these exciting fields.

4 – 6 PM

Driscoll Hall, Room 132

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Center for Business Analytics

Fall Advisory Council Meeting

Connelly Center – Villanova University

8:00 am – 11:00 am

This is a member and invite-only event for Advisory Council members and guests. If you have any questions, please reach out to Meredith Lockyer (meredith.lockyer@villanova.edu).

The Fall meeting will precede the Villanova School of Business’ Annual Business Leaders forum. For more information on this year’s BLF, please visit:

Friday, December 1, 2017

Center for Business Analytics Thought Leader Lecture

Bartley Hall

Jennifer Shin

Director, Data Science at Comcast;

Founder at 8 Path Solutions;

Faculty at UC Berkeley

Registration to be active soon!

Contact Us

Daniel Wright, PhD
Faculty Director

Meredith K. Lockyer
Associate Director
Center for Business Analytics
(610) 519-7016

Sharon Ballard
Program Coordinator

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