3 Reasons Why Analytics Is Everybody's Problem

Thursday, April 18 | 2:00PM–2:45PM PT | Centennial C, Third Floor
Session Type: Breakout Session
In a culture where access to data is democratized and analytics becomes decentralized, how should organizations demarcate responsibility for decision support? Portland State University has adopted a collaborative approach to laying the foundation for institutional analytics, with contributions from IR, IT, and business analysts. We will discuss how the skills and perspectives from these domains can complement each other in higher ed analytics initiatives and how to foster collaborative relationships in your institution.

Outcomes: Learn the techniques to build collaborative relationships at your institution * Learn methods to overcome cross-functional collaboration challenges * Recognize opportunities to turn data into analytics


  • David Burgess

    Associate Director, Portland State University
  • Alison Nimura

    BI Team Manager, Portland State University
  • Michael Smith

    Senior Research Analyst, Portland State University
  • Diane Xiong

    Fiscal & Planning Officer, Portland State University

Resources & Downloads

  • Three Reasons Why Analytics is Everybodys Problem

    Updated on 11/26/2019
  • 3 Reasons Why Analytics is Everyones Problem

    Updated on 11/26/2019