Past Meetings

Past Meetings

Past events have been:

April 30th, 2014 - Gary Cokins, MBA

IIT Stuart Campus, Chicago, IL

Gary Cokins is an internationally recognized expert, speaker, and author in advanced cost management and performance improvement systems. He is the founder of Analytics-Based Performance Management, an advisory firm located in Cary, North Carolina. Gary received a BS degree with honors in Industrial Engineering/Operations Research from Cornell University in 1971. He received his MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in 1974.

March 5th, 2014 - Mr. Bill Bishop and Ms. Kim Feil

IIT Rice Campus, Wheaton, IL

Bill has been recognized as one of the ten thought and research leaders “driving the future of consumer intelligence” by American Demographics Magazine. Ms. Feil is the former Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer for OfficeMax, an international $7 billion multi-channel retailer. Bill and Kim will provide a very timely update and C-level perspective on the state of Big Data and Advanced Analytics in Retail and related industries.