Business Analytics (BAx) Meetup
Business Analytics in Gaming
UC Davis MSBA and the DSAC is excited to announce BAxMeetups. Come be a part of this exciting series of meetups, which are tailormade to give students a chance to:
- Expand upon topics learned in class and see how business analytics is used in top companies across the country
- Gain exposure to multiple industries that are at the forefront of business analytics
- Network with key business analytics stakeholders and HR recruiting professionals
Business Analytics in Gaming
You’re invited to join us for robust panel discussion featuring leaders at Unity Technologies on business analytics in the gaming industry.
Our corporate host: https://unity3d.com/public-relations: ”Unity plays an important part in a booming global games market. More games are made with Unity than with any other game technology. More players play games made with Unity, and more developers rely on our tools and services to drive their business.
Millions of people are creating with Unity every day. This has resulted in global gamers downloading Unity-made games to nearly 2 billion unique mobile devices for Q1 2016 alone.”
- 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. – Attendee Check-in process and networking
- 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. – Panel Discussion with the speakers
- 7:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. – Closing ceremonies and networking
Andrew Kasbari, Head of Business Intelligence – Unity Monetization
Andrew Kasbari is the Head of Business Intelligence for Unity Monetization. He started his career in mobile monetization while he was a student at UC Davis and immediately fell in love with the industry. He has spent a majority of his professional career at Unity Technologies, initially starting on the client side and eventually transitioning to the world of data. During his free time, you can find Andrew gaming or trading options in the financial markets.
Andrew will speak about how Business Analytics is used at Unity, the importance of Analytics in sales and how one can build a successful career as a Business Analyst.
Nick Flores, Sr. Product Manager, Unity
Nick Flores is a Senior Product Manager at Unity working on the Machine Learning and Data teams. Previously, he worked at start-ups primarily in the Ad Tech and App Market Data spaces. He graduated from the University of Chicago with a degree in Economics and Philosophy prior to moving to the Bay Area to focus on the technology industry.
Nick will focus his talk on the intersection of Data Science and Product management.
Venkata Duvvuri, Sr. Data Scientist, Unity
Venkata is a Sr. Data Scientist, who is working at the intersection of business and data science at Unity Technologies. He is a UC Davis GSM alum and has been working in the field of Analytics for over 7 years at companies like Apple and AT&T among others.
Venkata will speak about Data Science at Unity.
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