The IBF Boot Camp is a 2 or 3-day session that offers participants a concrete, best practice view of demand planning and the forecast process, while leading you through an understanding of your current forecasting software and the techniques it uses. IBF will provide expert instruction that will both introduce newcomers to the most used tools and processes, while enhancing the capabilities of long time forecasters, demand planning, and analytics professionals. You’ll also expand your professional network and improve your knowledge at this unique and powerful, one-of-a-kind event.
Plus, you’ll have the option to attend our 3rd day Hands-on Data Science and Predictive Analytics Workshop a masterclass for demand planners and forecasters looking to implement the latest advancements and next-level techniques. This fully immersive, hands-on session will enable you to learn modern analytical methods and develop your own machine learning models for predictive analytics.
Why YOU should Attend:
- Get expert instruction that will both introduce newcomers to the most used processes and tools, while enhancing the capabilities of long time Forecasting, Demand Planning, and Analytics professionals.
- Meet and network with S&OP, Demand Planning, Forecasting, Predictive Analytics & Data Science professionals
- Learn best practice forecasting examples in Excel format
- Gain concrete knowledge of your software’s capabilities and its ability to correctly interpret your software’s output, while understanding the techniques it uses
- Learn Data Science applications and predictive analytics for forecasting
- Learn how to use the R language and its capabilities, while developing your own scripts and analytics solutions
- Learn how to use Data Science to understand consumer behavior like never before
- Gain knowledge on how to use machine learning, as well as options for Big Data such as Google’s TensorFlow and other state-of-art tools
- Prepare for the IBF certification exams: CPF & ACPF
- Earn 10 points towards IBF recertification
- All this and much more...