Business Practitioner Speaker Series

The CBA hosts guest speakers to present specific examples of how they have successfully applied analytics to solve business challenges.

"The Intersection of Technology and Entrepreneurship: Lessons for the Future" - April 13, 2016

Bill Knapp
Co-Founder
SoftSwitch
CIO
Health Recovery Partners

Co-sponsored with the Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship Institute (ICE) 

"From Living Room to Funding: An Analytics Startup"- March 26, 2014

Ryan Caplan
President and CEO
ColdLightSolutions

"Data-Driven Decision Making: How Congregational Leaders Can Leverage Data to Create Sustainability" - October 10, 2012

Sacha Litma
Managing Director and Founder
Measuring Success

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"Linking Performance Insights & Metrics to Advocacy Behavior: The Customer Advocate and the Customer Saboteur" - Februrary 24, 2012

Michael Lowenstein
Executive Vice President
Market Probe

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"The Promise of Social Media" - January 27, 2012

Chris Bound
Founder and Chief Statistician
Social Media Research Bureau
Statistician
Medidata Solutions

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Contact Us

Daniel Wright, PhD
Faculty Director
daniel.wright@villanova.edu

Meredith K. Lockyer
Associate Director
Center for Business Analytics
meredith.lockyer@villanova.edu
(610) 519-7016

Sharon Ballard
Program Coordinator
sharon.ballard@villanova.edu

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