Surrey Business School

Surrey Analytics Summer School

Date • Time

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 09:00 to Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 18:00


Surrey Business School, Rik Medlik Building


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What topics will be covered?

  • Databases – Structured Query Language
  • Big Data – Unstructured Data
  • Machine Learning, Statistical Learning
  • Artificial Intelligence, Computational Intelligence
  • Linear & Integer Programming
  • Network Models – Transportation, Min. Cost Flow
  • Decision Sciences – Decision Trees, Game Theory
  • Simulation – DES, Queueing & Inventory Systems

Taught by leading Surrey Business School academics and professionals with international reputations including: Dr Wolfgang Garn (course director), Dr Vikas Grover, Dr Masoud Fakhimi

Learning Outcomes

Through attendance at the course you will:
• Demonstrate an ability to extract and analyse data for prediction and decision making
• Solve optimisation problems for economics and the supply chain
• Understand how to implement data driven decisions and tools for business opportunities
• Participants will be able to use:
• R for Machine Learning
• Arena or Simul8 for Discrete Event Simulations
• Excel for Economical Optimisations
• SQL Server for Data Aggregation Queries


The following rates are for the entire course (places are limited).
• Academics/students: £299
• Commercial: £399 (if booked before 1 May)
group of five discount: £1,599
• Commercial: £599 (from 1 May onwards)
group of five discount: £2,399
• University of Surrey students: £199