A recent LinkedIn research report states a 77 percent increase in specialised analytics professionals in Human Resource in India. In an attempt to strengthen this statistic, Aegis School of Data Science is organising Aegis People Analytics Conference (APAC) 2019 on April 26, 2019 at Four Points by Sheraton, Vashi, Navi Mumbai. The objective is to create a new era of learning and understanding that in turn will pave the way to a deeper understanding and better development to advance people analytics practice in the HR industry.
With APAC 2019, HR leaders can now turn to analytics to answer critical questions about workforce planning, skills gap, employee retention, and more, in order to enhance the sector. At the conference, the tech demo will showcase innovations and advancements that different companies have made for the betterment of your organisation and how these innovations can help you change the design of your company in a positive way.
The conference is also a hub for the HR community to meet experts across sectors. Industry veterans will address the benefits of people analytics in organisations with a healthy discussion between domain leaders. Dr. Abhijit Gangopadhyay, Dean, Aegis School of Data Science will deliver the opening address, followed by the keynote speech by Courtney Mcmahon, Head - Global People Analytics, AIG. This will be followed by panel discussions from various other speakers such as Alan Sumano, People Analytics Director, SE, Bhupesh Daheria, CEO, Aegis School of Data Science, Mahipal Nair, CHRO South Asia, Nielsen, Nasir Shaikh, VP and Head HR, Atos India, Rajeswari Aradhyula, CPO, Fractal Analytics, Rohit Singla, President, Sapience Analytics on different topics which are highly relevant in the HR world.
APAC 19 is a platform that will offer communication with experts in the industry who will share insights on developments in the sector. Mr. Bhupesh Daheria CEO, Aegis School of Data Science said, “It is a great opportunity for the HR fraternity, who are interested in how data and analytics will influence and progress the workforce. I believe that this is the right platform to engage with HR business professionals and help them understand and learn under the guidance of industry experts. In the coming years, we know that AI and people analytics will disrupt the industry and have a lot of potential to change the way a workforce functions in terms of its planning, skills gap, employee retention, and more. At the end of the conference, we hope that everyone will have something to take back with themselves which will help them in their respective organisations.”
Aegis School of Data Science was founded in the year 2002 with support from Bharti Airtel to develop cross-functional technology leaders. In 2015, Aegis and IBM collaborated to launch India's first Post Graduate Program (PGP) in Data Science, Business Analytics and Big Data. In 2017, IBM once again joined hands with Aegis to launch PGP in Cyber Security. These programs are jointly certified and delivered by Aegis School of Business in association with IBM. IBM has set up a high-end Business Analytics and Cloud Computing Lab at the campus. In 2017, NVIDIA and Aegis partnered to develop skills for applied Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning in India. Aegis is the No.1 School for Applied Data Science. Aegis takes up various industry projects, research and consulting assignments in the field of Data Science under its initiative "Data Science Delivered" aimed to help organisations develop skills on next-generation technologies like Data Science, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Big Data, Analytics, etc. Aegis has also initiated "Data Science for Social Good" for solving social problems using disruptive technologies.