Data Science Institute, A part of the Usha Martin Group conducted One day workshop on Manufacturing Analytics on 11th Dec 2014 at Mumbai
Online PR News – 19-December-2014 – Mumbai – Data Science Institute, A part of the Usha Martin Group conducted One day Workshop to enhance efficiency and productivity using Data Science and Big Data Analytics on 11th December 2014 Mumbai at Sofitel BKC in presence of renowned speaker Dr. Dakshinamurthy V Kolluru.
The workshop marked the presence of management heads of many well-known companies which includes Essar power and steel, Raymonds, Ford Motor Company, Apollo tyres, Eaton and many more. All the invitees made their active participation in the session that aimed to focus on the various benefits of Using Big Data Analytics in Sales and operation, Maintenance, Planning and supply chain to promote effective productivity and efficiency among various segments of manufacturing.
Keynote Speaker Dr. Dakshinamurthy V Kolluru, with more than 15 years of work experience as a chief Data consultant gave an insightful welcome address to the invitees. He drew attention on introducing the actionable insights of extracting data and discussed case studies on several verticals.
Theme of focus
Taking up this theme the workshop gave focus on various areas of Improvement and discussed on several topics
• Differences between the data science way, statistical way and engineering way for solving manufacturing problems
• Scoping a Data Science and Big Data problem
• A 1000 feet view of Data Science project life cycle
a) How to scope Data Science problem, what type of business problems can be solved, how to prioritize?
b) Techniques to analyse data, how to execute Data Science projects?
c) What type of statistical model is used to solve various Data Science problems?
• How analytics can substantially help a manufacturing unit through real-world use cases from operations, quality, supply chain and marketing.
• Case Studies about:
a) Productivity enhancement of a plant
b) Failure detection in contact lens manufacturing
c) Supply chain optimization for waste treatment
d) Customer analysis for FMCG
The platform offered the guest to have a one on one discussion with our Speaker Dr. Dakshinamurthy V Kolluru to share their views and problems they faced in their manufacturing process.
The workshop ended appropriately with a successful approach in acknowledging the key area of concerns in the manufacturing industry and providing insight in dealing with operation problems effectively.