On Demand (eLearning)

Big Data and the Tech Economy

APR 01 - Dec 31, 2021

Online

DATE

APR 01 - DEC 31

2021

TIME

9:00 AM - 6:59 PM

WHO CAN ATTEND

All

PD HOURS

1.75 Hours

ETHICS HOURS

0 Hours

STATUS

Registration closed on

Dec 31, 2021

EVENT DESCRIPTION

In this four-part video series, join Pavel Abdur-Rahman, IBM’s Head of Data Analytics, in conversation with tech journalist and entrepreneur Takara Small as they discuss data trends in the tech economy.

VIDEO LEARNING

Gain an overview of how big data is affecting the future of work in Industry 4.0 and ways CPAs can become future-ready. In this video series, Pavel and Takara discuss the scope of automated decision-making, big data governance and the increasing need for meaningful data analysis. They cover topics such as data monetization, ethical AI and ways to use data to drive business value. This series of four, 20 to 30-minute videos is a CPA Ontario PD Digital original production.

Key Takeaways:

  • the logistics of scaling data and analytics across the enterprise
  • the two main paths to data monetization
  • the value of creativity in job creation in a data-driven economy
  • the impact of AI on social and asocial work
  • ethical data collection
  • areas of potential upskilling as predictable tasks become increasingly automated
  • the importance of storytelling when conveying business concepts
  • identifying the gaps within data analytics

Who Will Benefit:

Anyone looking for an overview of the impact of big data on the job market, the economy and the future of work.

PRICING

$103.00 Personal Passport

$103.00 Organization Passport

$103.00 Member

$103.00 Student

$103.00 Public

Status: Registration closed on Dec 31, 2021

LOCATION

Online

SPEAKER(S) BIO

Pavel Abdur-Rahman is a Partner and Head of IBM's Data & Advanced Analytics Consulting Practice in Canada. In addition to his role at IBM, he frequently speaks at Global Conferences and advises Venture Capital, Governments, IEEE Global Standards and Queen's Smith School of Business.

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS

This is an online session. This course is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Once registered, you can access the material at any time.

However, you will only have access to the course for 30 days after REGISTRATION closes.

To access the course please visit our Blackboard site, and log in using the same login and password used for the Registration Portal.

Please allow at least four hours after registration for the seminar to appear on your Blackboard page.

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