Alcott CEO to speak at Nashville Analytics Summit

Posted by Rebecca Brown on Jul 22, 2016 9:35:22 AM
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Jim Alcott, founder and CEO of Alcott Marketing Science, has been named as a guest speaker for the Nashville Analytics Summit hosted by the Nashvile Technology Council.

The annual summit, sponsored by Tableau and drawing 500 attendees from the region's largest corporations, will be held at the Omni hotel in downtown Nashville Aug. 11-12.  

The Summit will focus on a fundamental issue in organizations today: how to effectively leverage analytics to grow business and solve problems.

The format for the event includes a two days of alternating workshops and speaker presentations. The sessions will cover topics including: Data Science, Business Intelligence, Dashboards, Reporting & Data Visualization, Data Governance, Security & Ethics, and Professional Development. 

Alcott will be leading a session entitled "The Practical Application of Analytics on Marketing, Advertising, and Strategic Business Decisions" at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 12.   

Other speakers include:

Eric Stephens
Manager Population Health Analytics
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Steve Butler
Managing Partner Americas East
Think Big, A Teradata Company

Gabriel Bassett
Senior Information Security Data Scientist

Pradeep Rao
Sr. Director of Product Management

Walter Maguire
Chief Field Technologist
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Candra Grant
Director of Analytics
Dave Ramsey Solutions

For more information about the event and the complete list of speakers, visit


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Topics: big data, analytics, Agency