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India contact person
Dr. Lakshmi Iyer (Appalachian State University) - India
Email: iyerls@appstate.edu
 
Regional updates:
  • Dr. Iyer is currently in preparing for 2019 Pre-ICIS SIGDSA Symposium will be held in Munich, Germany on December 14 & 15 2019.  This year’s program will focus on “Inspiring mindset for Innovation with Business Analytics and Data Science”, and will address research applications and issues as well as pedagogical practices pertinent to harnessing analytics and data science techniques for enabling innovative applications, products, and services.
  • October 2019: Dr. Iyer took a group of students from Appalachian State University to Teradata Universe Conference in Denver, CO to learn from industry experts and academia on various topics of data analytics
  • In the process/development: Partnership of graduate program between Appalachian State University (where Dr. Iyer is currently teaching) and Madras Christian Collage. Graduates of this pilot joint program will earn Management degree with analytics from Appalachian State University. More information will be provided as it becomes available!
  • SAVE THE DATE: ICIS 2020 Hyderabad India (Dec 13-16, 2020) – Dr. Iyer will be presenting Teradata University at the conference!

China contact person
Dr. Paul Cao (University of California, San Diego) - China
Email: yic242@eng.ucsd.edu 

Regional updates:
 
  •  The students from Shanghai Experimental High School, Chuansha High School, and ULink Cambridge High School formed a team and competed in the 2019 Teradata Analytics Challenge with Dr. Cao as the advisor. It is the first time that high school students in China participate in the Teradata challenges, and they were one of the three Honorable Mentions of the competition!
  • in 2018, six of Dr. Cao's high school students from China worked on analytics projects with various current affair topics and the links to each project can be found HERE