Webinars

Webinar: Up Your R Game

July 15, 2014

[ July 29, 2014; 10:00 am to 11:00 am. ] I am giving a webinar Up Your R Game with Bill Franks of Teradata on July 29th at 1pm Eastern time:
Open source R is no longer a fad or a tool used in the academic world. According to the Rexer survey,* R is the analytic software of choice for data scientists, business analysts, and data miners [...]

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Webinar: How Global Leaders are Achieving Success with Predictive Analytics in the Cloud

July 14, 2014

[ July 24, 2014; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] I am giving a webinar with FICO on How Global Leaders are Achieving Success with Predictive Analytics in the Cloud, July 24th at 2pm Eastern.
Analyst James Taylor answers the question: Are Companies Adopting Predictive Analytics in the Cloud? And, if so, how are they approaching it and overcoming obstacles to success?

Mr. Taylor recently surveyed hundreds of [...]

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Webinar: 6 Opportunities for Business Improvement with Decision Management

June 23, 2014

[ June 25, 2014; 9:00 am to 10:00 am. ] I am giving a webinar on “6 Opportunities for Business Improvement with Decision Management” Wednesday June 25 at 9am Pacific/Noon Eastern.
What opportunities are you looking for to improve your business performance? In this webinar you will learn six opportunities that are readily available when you adopt a decision management approach to business rules and predictive [...]

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Webinar: 3 Reasons why Decision Modeling with DMN Makes for Better Business Analysis

May 5, 2014

[ May 28, 2014; 9:00 am to 10:00 am. ] I am giving a webinar on “3 Reasons why Decision Modeling with DMN Makes for Better Business Analysis” May 28 at 9am Pacific, Noon Eastern.
Experience shows that there are three main reasons for defining decision requirements as part of an overall requirements process:

Current requirements approaches don’t tackle the decision-making that is increasingly important in information [...]

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Webinar: Getting Started with Decision Management

March 6, 2014

[ April 1, 2014; 7:00 am to 8:00 am. ] I will be giving a webinar on Getting started with Decision Management with Dr. Juergen Pitschke, Founder and Managing Director at BCS on April 1, 2014 at 10:00 AM EST, 16:00 CET
Organizations like yours are improving results, streamlining operations and personalizing customer transactions by automating the repeatable decisions central to their operations. These organizations are using [...]

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Webinar: Responding in Real-Time

March 5, 2014

[ March 25, 2014; 10:00 am to 11:00 am. ] As part of the Big Data Webcast series from Oracle I will be giving a webinar on Responding in Real-Time Tuesday March 25 at 1pm ET

High-volume, high-speed front-line decisions must increasingly be made in real-time with big data and analytics that are actionable and operational. How do you harness the power of big data to make [...]

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Decision Management as a framework for compliant systems

February 12, 2014

I gave a webinar with Jan Purchase of LuxMagi on Agile and Cost Effective Financial Compliance (recording here). Compliance, and the need to automate compliance across multiple processes and systems, drives many organizations to adopt business rules and Business Rules Management Systems. Combining this technology with a Decision Management approach (and with Decision Modeling) helps build compliance into every [...]

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Nurturing Customer Loyalty: A webinar preview

February 10, 2014

I am giving a live webinar on March 17, 2014 “Nurture Customer Loyalty With Personalized Messages and Channel Alignment.”  There’s a free 10-minute preview segment now available - View Free Preview  
As more customers use more channels it’s challenging to deliver personalized, targeted messages across channels and over time. To meet this challenge, organizations should focus on the right decisions [...]

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5 key challenges in compliance that can be met with Decision Management

February 10, 2014

I recently gave a webinar with Jan Purchase of LuxMagi on Agile and Cost Effective Financial Compliance (recording here) and thought I would highlight some of the key challenges in compliance: Scale, Transparency, Consistency, Agility and Effectiveness:

Scale
There are more and more regulations that involve an increasing number of rules to ensure compliance. Decision Management, and decision modeling, let [...]

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Build compliance into every process, every system with Decision Management

January 30, 2014

I was pointed to a blog post today from the folks at Forrester talking about their Governance Risk and Compliance Platform wave report.  In an era of increasing regulation and increasing costs for compliance failures, these kinds of platforms are clearly important. These platforms help you manage documentation, track overall levels of risk, generate required reporting, [...]

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Webinar: Integrating Decision Modeling into your Requirements Process (IIBA)

December 3, 2013

[ January 15, 2014; 8:00 am to 9:00 am. ] I am giving a webinar for the International Institute of Business Analysis on “Integrating Decision Modeling into your Requirements Process,” January 15 at 11am ET/8am PT [Note new date]
A new generation of agile and analytic systems is delivering more accurate, more automated and more analytical decision-making to companies and organizations. Delivering consistent, and consistently excellent, [...]

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Webinar: The Decision Management Manifesto Explained

October 24, 2013

[ November 20, 2013; 9:00 am to 10:00 am. ] I am giving a webinar at 9am Pacific/Noon Eastern on November 20 on “The Decision Management Manifesto Explained”
The Decision Management Manifesto lays out key principles of Decision Management. It explains why decisions are central to your requirements process and why you need to explicitly design decisions before applying technology. It lays out the core technologies [...]

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Webcast: Predictive Analytics in the Cloud with James Taylor and SAP

October 24, 2013

[ November 7, 2013; 10:00 am to 11:00 am. ] I am giving a webinar with SAP on Predictive Analytics in the Cloud, November 7 at 1pm EST.
Use predictive analytics throughout your operations with the cloud
Recent independent research shows that the power of predictive analytics in the cloud to transform business results is clear. As more organizations transform their business using cloud-based predictive analytics, the [...]

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Webinar: Predictive Analytics in the Cloud 2013. Opportunities, Trends, Big Data

October 3, 2013

[ October 22, 2013; 9:00 am; 9:00 am; ] I am giving a webinar on Predictive Analytics in the Cloud 2013 – Opportunities, Trends and the Impact of Big Data with Information Management, October 22 at 9am ET.
Are you using or considering using predictive analytics in the cloud to improve your business? Is the growth in big data impacting your decision? Predictive analytics and cloud [...]

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Webinar: Ignite your ROI with real-time customer engagement

September 30, 2013

[ October 15, 2013; 8:30 am; ] I am giving a webinar with Teradata Aprimo on “Ignite your ROI with real-time customer engagement,” October 15 at 11:30am Eastern
An interactive discussion about cutting-edge digital messaging and real-time offer decisioning using a data-driven marketing approach. We’ll demonstrate how using data from your existing customer interactions can improve response in real-time, with multi-channel synchronization. James [...]

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All Analytics Academy: Advancing the Art of Business Decision Making

September 16, 2013

[ October 30, 2013; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] I am giving an All Analytics Academy session on “Advancing the Art of Business Decision Making” as part of the Big Data Analytics series on October 30 at 2pm ET.
The abundance of data and the demand for real-time insights is placing enormous pressure on traditional information management systems. Enterprises need decision management systems that support [...]

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Webinar: Dispelling the top 3 myths for utilizing business analytics to improve organizational processes

September 5, 2013

[ September 26, 2013; 10:00 am to 11:00 am. ] I am giving a webinar with Anuj Marfatia of IBM on September 26 at 1pm ET on Dispelling the top 3 myths for utilizing business analytics to improve organizational processes.
Many organizations are focusing on their Operations to reduce costs. Operations aligns processes, an organization’s lifeblood, to ensure customer expectations are met. In order to excel [...]

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Webinar: Decision-Centric, Intelligent Processes

August 26, 2013

[ September 18, 2013; 7:00 am to 8:00 am. ] I am giving a webinar on Decision-Centric, Intelligent Processes with Mark Mastop of Blueriq on September 18th at 10am Eastern/16:00 CET.

Intelligent processes are dynamic, flexible, transparent and adaptive. They deliver consumer-centric services that can respond to rapidly changing business conditions and complex regulatory environments while simplifying IT and leveraging scarce resources. Decisions, and the business [...]

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Webinar:The Power of Embedded Predictive Analytics

August 20, 2013

[ September 5, 2013; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] I am giving a webinar with Predixion Software on The Power of Embedded Predictive Analytics, September 5th at 2pm Eastern. This is being given in conjunction with the Product Development and Management Association but is open to anyone.
Enterprise Software is an intensely competitive business and products that don’t stay ahead in the race to add new [...]

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Webinar: The Future of Business Agility, Process & Decision Management

August 18, 2013

[ August 28, 2013; 8:00 am to 9:00 am. ] I am giving a webinar with Ryan Trollip of Prolifics on August 28 at 11am Eastern on “The Future of Business Agility, Process & Decision Management”
Any organization that has successfully implemented some level of BPM can point to its many benefits, such as improved operational consistency and agility through automation. However, some BPM users find [...]

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