At the end of the course students will be able to use import, exploratory analysis and data transformation techniques, as well as to train and develop predictive analysis models to support management decision making.
We will be using R language and R Studio editor to solve case studies.
The public target for this course is professionals who are seeking to evolve from descriptive analysis to predictive analysis using automatic learning algorithms and data extraction techniques.
The students will have a training certificate at the end of the course.
Who should attend
Managers, analysts, controllers, CFOs, consultants, accountants or early career professionals looking to specialize in these areas
Understand the functioning of different types of supervised and unsupervised models
Classification models and regression models
How to predict demand with simple and multiple linear regression
Classification models with the K-nearest neighbours algorithm
Decision trees and regression trees
How to evaluate the effectiveness of predictive models
Identify market segments with k-means and Partinioning Around Medoids (PAM) algorithms
Evaluation and optimization of clustering algorithms
Discover behavior patterns from data
Frequent item sets
Apply the Apriori algorithm to transactional data
Which products are best sold together?
Evaluation of descriptive models
Students must bring their computer, with Excel and R Studio installed
There are no requirements for this course. We will accept trainees from diferent areas, even if they do not have knowledge of Power BI or Excel.
Locations and Dates
Date: March 19th and 20th, from 09h00 to 18h00
Location: Rua Engenheiro Ferreira Dias, 161 – Porto
Date: February 18th and 19th, from 09h00 to 18h00
Nuno Nogueira, manager with 20 years of international experience in finance and author of the book “Power BI for management and finance”, form FCA Editor, is graduated in Business Administration from the Catholic University, Executive MBA from Oporto Business School and Post-Graduate in Finance and Taxes from University of Oporto, will be the trainer in this course and will help you to make the most of the potential of Power BI technology.