Day 1
08 Jun 2017
9:45 - 10:30

Breakfast

Opening session: Statistics for Decision Making in the Twenty-First Century

As big data become more central to commerce, our graduates need an updated view of statistics.  Data management must move...
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Richard Dick De Veaux

Lessons learned from and about Teaching Statistics in a Business School

Session draws on 40 years of teaching statistics for undergraduate and graduate students in three business schools.  Designing a course...
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Robert Andrews

How Analytics modifies teaching Statistics in Business Schools: the ESSEC case

Over the last ten years, the content and methodology of teaching Statistics has been significanlty modified in Business Schools. Here...
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Guillaume Chevillon
Vincenzo Esposito Vinzi
12:30 - 14:00

Intermission & lunch Break

On the benefits of using the Process macro to test statistical models in data analysis classes

The test of statistical models can be of primary interest for professionals who aim to get a deep understanding of the...
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Renaud Lunardo
Renaud Lunardo

Teaching advanced analytics in business: the example of structural equation modeling

Advanced analytics and statistics are becoming mainstream for business applications and are of central interest for business students.By using the...
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Emmanuel Jakobowicz

Serious Gaming as a Support Tool for Statistical Courses

The purpose of this communication is to show the interest of serious games as learning tool, a tool to enable...
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Jean-Marc Ferrandi

Teaching statistics using activity elements

In this talk I will develop a way of teaching statistics that focuses on boosting the curiosity of trainees toward...
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Bertram Schaefer
16:00 - 16:15

Coffee Break

Teaching Learner-Centered Statistics: A Case for Blended Delivery using Google Apps

This session provides a case for the effectiveness of a blended learning environment as a model for a learner-centered approach...
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Leon Cygman

How Educational Neurosciences can help teaching statistics

The exciting field of neuroscience is revealing new insights that are challenging current teaching practices by highlighting the social and...
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Marc Turiault
Marc Turiault
19:00 - 23:30

Gala Dinner, château Haut Bailly

Day 2
09 Jun 2017
8:30 - 9:00

Breakfast

Empowering the future business analyst with tailor-made solutions

Spreadsheets remain the main and essential tool for business analysts that are willing to be creative and extract information from...
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Thierry Fahmy

Using group projects to engage business students in learning statistics and making it a meaningful experience

Teaching undergraduate business statistics can be a challenge in terms of making the students’ interested in the material and having...
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Rickard Enstroem

Rethinking a core curriculum in statistics for business students. Results of an international study involving academics and professionals

Since several years by now, despite the fact that data generation and data analysis are at the forefront of companies’...
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Philippe Reynet
Tatiana Bouzdine-Chameeva
Tatiana Bouzdine-Chameeva
10:30 - 10:45

Coffee Break

Experiences and Approaches to Teaching Statistics to Consumer Scientists

Hal MacFie Training offers statistics courses using XLSTAT  to sensory & consumer scientists working either as academics or in companies...
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Hal Macfie
Anne Hasted

Using real data in teaching Statistics: a case study of the coursework for Masters students

Real-life applications can increase the motivation of students, enhance their learning experience and satisfaction, and facilitate the acquisition of the...
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Galina Andreeva

Statistics and Analytics for MBA – the INSEAD experience

In this talk I will first discuss some success factors for a course on Statistics for MBA that is typically...
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Theodoros Evgeniou
12:15 - 13:45

Intermission & lunch Break

Data visualization: an attractive tool to support statistical teaching in business schools

Over the last decades, data available for companies has kept growing. Information becomes easier to reach (open data for example) and...
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Mélanie Motts

Be a Whiz in Biz and Viz: Bringing Visualization to the EDHEC MBA

As institutions, corporations and governments gather more and more data, the need for data savvy managers is ever increasing. Gaining...
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Michelle Sisto

Enhancing the value of analysis through effective communication

Being good at statistical analysis is not enough to be a valued employee in today’s business world.  The emphasis also...
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Wilma Andrews

Ending session

The concluding speech at TSSB will be given by Richard Dick De Veaux to sum up the ideas presented all...
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Richard Dick De Veaux

Presentation slides can be accessed here.