participants learning about big data analytics in a Stanford Executive Education program

Participant Profile

Big Data, Strategic Decisions: Analysis to Action is ideal for data-curious leaders who want to increase their data fluency and make smarter data-driven decisions.

Hear from Past Participants

Interblock Gaming
Senior Director of Operations, Canadian Region

“The amount of experience and expertise the faculty have in different fields, not just big data, is amazing. Learning what we are capable of doing through data and then going through design thinking and running predictive models was an extremely valuable part of this program.“

The Boeing Company
Integrated Simulation and Analysis Leader & Boeing Commercial Airplanes Engineering Data Analytics Integration Leader

“Working with a data scientist on a business challenge has allowed me to think differently. As an engineer, I am very linear in terms of my thinking, but having this mountain of data in front of me and really thinking through how certain variables affect other variables was illuminating.”

Agile Leader – Senior Innovation Strategist, Swisscom Board Member

“It was interesting learning about the latest knowledge in information and communications technology. Understanding it in connection with big data analytics, this will help give my business a competitive advantage. All those essential insights I will bring back to my company.”


Donna Obeid
Associate Director, Programs Executive Education