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Winter Data Science for Business Leaders: Online Session

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The Data incubator's Data Science for Business Leaders course is a part-time, online program geared towards giving working professionals the skills needed to bridge technical and business teams within an enterprise. Developed with feedback from our hundreds of industry partners and based on the same rigorous methodology as our Fellowship, our course gives students the skills needed to become successful "data translators" who can communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

This course covers topics in big data, data science, analytics, and AI that every data translator should know. We discuss foundational concepts, tools, and applications of data science and machine learning through a series of lectures and case studies.

Classes will be held from 7-9 PM ET (4 - 6 PM PT) on Tuesday and Thursdays. Classes will be held on the following dates: 12/4, 12/6, 12/11, 12/13

The deadline to register is 11:59 PM ET on 11/30/18.

Course Content


No technical background is required.

This course is for you if:

  • You work with data scientists or analysts regularly

  • You manage teams or projects with a significant data component

  • You find yourself translating between data and management

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to apply their knowledge of data science to:

  • Identify and prioritize which projects a company should pursue

  • Identify potential pitfalls in projects before they start

  • Communicate business objectives to data professionals

  • Understand the business implications of technical decisions and be able to assess the risk-reward trade-offs of different projects

  • Translate data science insights to business professionals and decision makers


Do I need to attend the live lectures?

All lectures are recorded and shared with the class, so you can catch up whenever your schedule allows.

What is the refund policy?

Unfortunately, there are no refunds available.

About the instructor:

Tim Schwuchow is a Data Scientist in Residence at The Data Incubator. Prior to joining The Data Incubator, he earned degrees in economics from Harvard and Duke. Professionally, he has designed and instructed several undergraduate- and graduate-level courses at Duke, worked as an analyst at D. E. Shaw & Co., a quantitative hedge fund, and worked as an economist for the Postal Regulatory Commission.

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