One Day Workshop on “Data Mining with XLMiner”
To highlight the importance of analyzing available data for business growth and to inculcate the required skills for analysis, the Centre for IT & Business Anlytics, Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University, Hyderabad has conducted a One Day Workshop on “Data Mining with XLMiner” on 24 February 2015. The participants of the workshop included final year students from BBA along with the faculty members fromt the Tourism department of the institute. The participants were made to understand the concepts of Data Visualization, Exploration, Transformation, Classification and Prediction for extracting hidden knowldege hidden in the data patterns useful for business growth. The participants of the wrokshop learnt how to develop and deploy various data mining models for efficient analysis. The workshop also included discussions on Time series forecasting and identification of associations among business entities.