Data Science for Business Leaders

Harness the power of data and put it to work for your business

This workshop is built for executives and business leaders who want to understand the benefits of data and how to become a truly data-driven organization — from top to bottom.

In this 16-hour workshop, we’ll cover the fundamentals of data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI). You’ll learn how to use data to make better business decisions and how to implement data science in your organization. Demystify your data, harness the power of AI, and build a stronger business.



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Robert Citek, M.S., Lead Instructor

Robert Citek is an accomplished professional with over 25 years of experience in biotech, healthcare, and research, focusing primarily in bioinformatics. Robert earned his undergraduate degree in molecular and cell biology from the University of California at Berkeley and his graduate degree in microbiology from the University of California at Riverside. He has worked in a variety of settings, including universities, startups, and multi-national corporations, where he has developed expertise in building and managing complex compute infrastructures, from single servers to global data centers to cloud computing. Robert is passionate about sharing his knowledge and expertise with students and helping them to develop the skills they need to succeed in the rapidly-evolving world of data science. In his spare time, you can find him walking his foster dog, volunteering for local non-profits, cooking or baking with his wife and friends, or out on the trails exploring the beautiful outdoors.