Hub: Data Analytics Users Group

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Name: Hub: Data Analytics Users Group
Date: August 16, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM CDT
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Event Description:
“The Promise of Human Capital Analytics”

Presented by David S. Charles, Director of Workforce Planning and Analytics, Deere & Company

Moderated by Dr. Daniel G. Conway

Over the last decade, we have seen the maturity of analytics drive value in several areas of business including finance, sales and marketing.  There are significant opportunities to capitalize on value within the Human Resources function.  Talent is one of the last competitive differentiators.  David will discuss how Human Capital Analytics can help every organization and share some learnings from John Deere’s journey.

About the speaker:
David Charles is the Director of Workforce Planning and Analytics at John Deere, responsible for generating critical insights that help develop and execute workforce plans that support John Deere’s corporate strategy.  Before joining John Deere, David led the Consumer Engagement Analytics and Operations team for CVS Health’s Pharmacy Benefits Management (PBM) business where he developed engagement programs aimed at improving healthcare outcomes.  Earlier in his career, David was both a strategy and data integration consultant.  David has an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and a BS in Management Information Systems from the University of Connecticut.

About the Data Analytics Users Group
Key regional leaders in manufacturing and the Department of Defense supply chain have identified the use of data analytics as an important technology impacting our region's competitiveness. To accelerate our region’s learning and investment, the Quad Cities Manufacturing and Innovation Hub has formed a Data Analytics Users Group for members to discuss and leverage their knowledge regarding this particular technology.

Why attend? Hear from local experts regarding state-of-the-art technologies instrumental in analytics and best practices for their use. No matter what your knowledge level, this night will offer an opportunity to build your understanding of this evolving skill set and its business benefits.
This program is presented by the Quad Cities Chamber's Quad Cities Manufacturing Innovation Hub and the Illinois Defense Industry Adjustment Program. 

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This content was prepared as part of the Illinois Defense Industry Adjustment Program, a partnership between the University of Illinois System, the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce, and the Voorhees Center at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC), with financial support from the U.S. Department of Defense, Office of Economic Adjustment (OEA).  It reflects the views of the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce and does not necessarily reflect the views of the OEA. For more information, please visit
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St. Ambrose University/Health Sciences building, room 180
Corner of Marquette & Lombard Streets
Davenport, IA
Date/Time Information:
5:30-7 p.m.
Contact Information:
Julie Forsythe
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