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Williams, Burciaga to lead 2017 Analytics Certification Board

Jim Williams 2015 President INFORMS

Jim Williams

Jim Williams, CAP, of FICO and Aaron Burciaga, CAP, of Accenture Analytics have been elected chair and vice chair, respectively, of the 2017 Analytics Certification Board (ACB). The ACB, whose members are elected by INFORMS and CAP® designees, meets on a quarterly basis to provide oversight and guidance to the Certified Analytics Professional (CAP) and the Associate Certified Analytics Professional (aCAP) programs.

Randy Bartlett, CAP, Blue Sigma Analytics; Russell Barton, CAP, Penn State University; Tom Davenport, Babson College; Bill Franks, Teradata; Jeanne Harris, Columbia University of New York; Stefan Karisch, Boeing; Lisa Kart, CAP, Gartner; Jack Levis, UPS; Polly Mitchell-Guthrie, SAS; Jonathan Owen, CAP, GM; Michael Rappa, NCSU/Institute for Advanced Analytics; Greta Roberts, Talent Analytics; Nick Wzientek, CAP, Vistar; and Melissa Moore, INFORMS executive director, complete the board.

Karisch (2017 president of the Analytics Society) and Barton (2017 INFORMS VP for Sections and Societies) will serve as ex-officio members.

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UPCOMING ANALYTICS EVENTS

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INFORMS Computing Society Conference
Jan. 6-8, 2019; Knoxville, Tenn.

INFORMS Conference on Business Analytics & Operations Research
April 14-16, 2019; Austin, Texas

INFORMS International Conference
June 9-12, 2019; Cancun, Mexico

INFORMS Marketing Science Conference
June 20-22; Rome, Italy

INFORMS Applied Probability Conference
July 2-4, 2019; Brisbane, Australia

INFORMS Healthcare Conference
July 27-29, 2019; Boston, Mass.

2019 INFORMS Annual Meeting
Oct. 20-23, 2019; Seattle, Wash.

Winter Simulation Conference
Dec. 8-11, 2019: National Harbor, Md.

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Advancing the Analytics-Driven Organization
Jan. 28–31, 2019, 1 p.m.– 5 p.m. (live online)

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