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Rexer Analytics launches 2020 Data Science Survey

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Heather Allen
May 2020
2020 data science survey

The 2020 Data Science Survey has been launched. Analytic professionals of all types are invited to participate. This is the 9th survey in our ongoing research program (started in 2007). The surveys examine the analytic behaviors, views, and preferences of analytic professionals. Globally, over 1,100 people have participated in each of the last few Data Science Surveys. We enjoy sharing the results of each survey, and we have been very pleased with everyone’s positive

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Heather Allen
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May 2020

Bentley University Corporate Advisory Board Meeting

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Karl Rexer
October 2019
In October the Bentley University Graduate Business Analytics Corporate Advisory Board met to discuss the state of the university’s graduate Business Analytics programs, curriculum, and expansion plans. Karl Rexer and the other board members discussed the skills that are most in need in the corporate data science job market, internships, how corporate employers review graduate resumes, how Bentley’s graduate program compares to the programs at other universities
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Karl Rexer
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October 2019

Guest speaker at Babson College

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Karl Rexer
October 2019
Karl Rexer was the guest speaker to Babson College’s Fall-2019 MBA Business Analytics class. His presentation, Introduction to Data Science and Applied Business Analytics, A Consulting Perspective, generated many questions and follow-up discussions. Karl has been an invited speaker to Babson’s Business Analytics classes for over 14 years. He also serves as an industry advisor on the college’s Business Analytics concentration curriculum committee. Rexer Analytics
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Karl Rexer
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October 2019

Rexer client, PwC, releases 2019 Finance Effectiveness Benchmark Report

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Paul Gearan
September 2019
PricewaterhouseCoopers’ US & UK offices released their 2019 Finance Effectiveness Benchmark Report, Your finance function is ready for change, are you? The 37-page report is the culmination of a year-long effort led by PwC’s US and UK Directors of Finance Benchmarking: Ed Shapiro, Gavin Hildreth and Andrew McCorkell. The report explores what sets top performing finance functions apart using PwC benchmark data from over 700 projects and interviews with
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Paul Gearan
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September 2019

Moderator & Speaker at Predictive Analytics World 2019

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Karl Rexer
June 2019
The 2019 Predictive Analytics World (PAW) conference in Vegas this year was a huge and very successful event. Over 5 days there were 160 speakers, 7 tracks and 800+ attendees. Rexer Analytics President, Karl Rexer, moderated sessions in the Business PAW tracks.
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Karl Rexer
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June 2019

Interviewer & Speaker at Pediatric Supergroup 2019

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Karl Rexer
May 2019
The 2019 Pediatric Super group conference was held in Philadelphia this year, and was widely attended by independent pediatricians and nationally acclaimed pediatric experts. Rexer Analytics President, Karl Rexer, assisted Chip Hart, Director of Pediatric Solutions at Physicians Computer Company (PCC) in presenting “Is My Patient Here? The Value of Predicting No-Shows in Physician Practices”,a summary of work that PCC and Rexer Analytics conducted in 2018
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Karl Rexer
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May 2019

Invited Seminar, Boston University Statistics@Work Speakers Series

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Karl Rexer
April 2019
Rexer Analytics President, Karl Rexer, was the invited seminar speaker at the April 2019 Boston University Statistics@Work Speaker Series. Boston University’s MS in Statistical Practice invites leading industry Data Scientists to give monthly seminars to expose their graduate students to data-centric challenges that accompany careers in Data Science, and the ways in which statistical training can help meet those challenges.Approximately 40 students attended Karl’s
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Karl Rexer
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April 2019

Data Mining Hands-On Lab, Oracle Analytics & Data Summit 2019

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Karl Rexer
March 2019
Over 400 people attended the three day 2019 Oracle Analytics & Data Summit held at Oracle Headquarters Convention Center, in Redwood City, CA. Rexer Analytics President, Karl Rexer, partnered with Charlie Berger (Oracle Data Mining Product Manager, Oracle) and Tim Vlamis (VP, Vlamis Software Solutions)to deliver a Hands-on Lab: Machine Learning 101 with SQL Developer’s Oracle Data Miner Drag & Drop UI,training over 50 people to use Oracle Data Mining software.
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Karl Rexer
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March 2019

Bentley University Corporate Advisory Board Meeting

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Karl Rexer
October 2018
In October the Bentley University Graduate Business Analytics Corporate Advisory Board met to discuss the state of the university’s graduate Business Analytics programs,curriculum, and expansion plans. Karl Rexer and the other board members reviewed and gave feedback on curriculum plans, discussed the pros and cons of online data science graduate programs, the skills that are most in need in the corporate data science job market, and hiring patterns in the Boston area.
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Karl Rexer
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October 2018

Moderator and Speaker at Predictive Analytics World, Vegas

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Karl Rexer
June 2018
The 2018 Predictive Analytics World (PAW) conference in Vegas this year was a huge and very successful event. Rexer Analytics President, Karl Rexer,moderated sessions in the Business PAW tracks. He also presented a plenary session, “Industry Trends: Highlights from the 2017 Data Science Survey”. Karl also co-presented to PAW Business attendees in the Predictive Modeling & Machine Learning Methods track with Dean Abbott, SmarterHQCo-Founder and Chief Data
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Karl Rexer
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June 2018
Data Science Surveys
Since 2007 this research program has provided insights into the challenges, tools, and methods of analytic professionals.
  • May, 2020: Launched 2020 Data Science Survey
  • Mar, 2018: Highlights of 2017 Survey results presented in DMA webinar
  • Oct, 2017: Highlights of 2017 Survey results unveiled at PAW-NY
  • May, 2017: Launched 2017 Data Science Survey
  • Sept, 2016: Released Full 2015 Survey Report
  • Sept, 2015: Unveiled highlights of 2015 Survey Results at PAW-Boston