Senior Manager Advanced Analytics
Shoppers Drug Mart
Over 16 years experience in Advanced Analytics , Technical, Business, Technical and has wide Industry Exposure: Retail, Auto (OEM), Telecommunication, Financial Services, I.T. and Pharmaceutical. He also holds an MBA, Master of Science – IT and Post Grad Dipl – Intl Business. Currently Researching Cognitive Systems and it’s application in near future in the field of Advanced Analytics . He also spends his time analyzing open source tools like R, Python, Julia etc and Big Data Technologies like Spark and Hadoop technologies.
Predictive analytics exploits patterns in transactional and historical data to identify risks and opportunities. The purpose of predictive analytics is not to tell you what will happen in the future.The three keystones of predictive analytics are decision analysis and optimization, transactional profiling, and predictive modeling. Sentiment analysis, for instance, is a common type of predictive analytics:The […]