Focus Afternoon

Part 1 Monday, April 29

1:00 pm -
Influencing Decisions with Industry Leading Reports & Dashboards
Workshop Leader: Loan Ngo, Director of Quality , Mortenson

You may have the data to generate insights and produce reports, but how can you ensure that the data is really being incorporated in decision making? Are company executives, department managers and superintendents actually being influenced, or are they still making decisions based on biased instinct and traditional ways of thinking? This workshop will focus on best practices in the creation of reports and dashboards, ensuring they are easily understood and valued by various decision maker groups within the company, including the latest innovations in data visualization.

Loan Ngo, Director of Quality , Mortenson

Part 2 Monday, April 29

3:00 pm -
Automating the Creation of Reports & Dashboards to Scale Up Analytics Adoption
Workshop Leader: Nichole Carter, Operational Business Analyst, Haselden Workshop Leader: Woods Denny, Strategy and Innovation Project Manager, Burns & McDonnell

In part two, you’ll explore how automation can reduce the manual work in creating reports, including superintendent reports from the job site to company reports for executives. What can be automated to ensure that staff focus on getting the job done, not filling in reports?

This learning will be critical to scaling up the role of analytics, enabling reports and dashboards to be at the heart of decision making on every job site and in every department.

Nichole Carter, Operational Business Analyst, Haselden

Woods Denny, Strategy and Innovation Project Manager, Burns & McDonnell