Swiss Association for Analytics: Feedback of the First Event

March 29, 2013 by
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saa_eventOn March 14th, the very first event of the Swiss Association for Analytics took place in Lausanne. In the name of the committee, I would like to thank the participants, the speakers and our sponsor, SAS. More than 45 people attended, which was a big success. We are thus planning for a second event this year! So, stay tuned…Beauty and the Beast 2017 streaming

Here was the program of the first event:

  • Can analysis of customer’s past purchase be used to predict the future ? – Vincent Schickel, Founder & CEO, Prediggo (20 min)
  • Analytics @ Nestlé: The Case of Statistical Forecasting – Marcel Baumgartner, Demand & Supply Planning Expert, Nestlé (45 min)
  • Break (10 min)
  • Sponsor presentation – SAS (5 min)
  • Statistical methods for decision making – Jacques Zuber, HEIG-VD and Statoo Consulting (45 min)
  • Networking apero

Pictures of the event are available here. To join the association, go to If you are interested in giving a talk or sponsor a future event, please contact us at



One Comment on Swiss Association for Analytics: Feedback of the First Event

  1. Power Cords on Mon, 1st Apr 2013 8:00 am
  2. I hope that next meeting will be great and more points and more effective things would be discussed.

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