“Data Analytics has changed the Stock & Commodity Trading Experience” says Industry Experts

Two day Industry Sponsored National Workshop on Data Analytics concludes at Chandigarh University

“Use of Data Analytics has changed the entire stock trading experience as it has benefited both Multi-National companies and the investors who are now investing their money in Stock market, Forex & commodity exchanges” said Vice President (Business Management) and chief product officer, Valeurhr E Solutions Mr. Sudheer Singh. He was speaking during the two day Industry sponsored National workshop on Predictive & Cognitive Analytics in Forex organized for the students of MBA (Business Analytics, Banking and Financial Engineering) of Apex Institute of Technology at the campus of Chandigarh University. Experts from industry which included Data Analytics from IBM and ValeurHR E solutions interacted with the students and undertook practical sessions on Watson Application and Vision Alpha.

Vice President and chief product officer, Valeurhr E Solutions Mr. Sudheer Singh interacting with the students during Industry sponsored National Workshop on Data Analytics at Chandigarh University.
Vice President and chief product officer, Valeurhr E Solutions Mr. Sudheer Singh interacting with the students during Industry sponsored National Workshop on Data Analytics at Chandigarh University.

Jyotika Malhotra, Sinaz Consultant Business Analytics and Digital Analytics expert from IBM, discussed case studies pertaining to application of Watson across the industries and various other sectors like Retail, Baking, Health, Energy and Utilities Government with the students. Industry Experts cited the reports published in Forbes, that Job Scope in Data Analytics is increasing every year as 2 million jobs as Data Analytics expert would be created by 2020.  “In order to make students Industry ready, apart from their text book knowledge they should also be trained about the new and innovative techniques striking the global market everyday” said Mr. Sudheer Singh. Focusing on the need of Skilled Experts in the field of Data Analytics he further added that “Business has become global & competitive, so in order to understand the requirements, purchasing pattern of global & local clients, data analytics can play a vital role for corporates”.

Students of Apex Institute of Technology attending the Industry sponsored National Workshop on Data Analytics at Chandigarh University.
Students of Apex Institute of Technology attending the Industry sponsored National Workshop on Data Analytics at Chandigarh University.

“Understanding the changing industry need, Chandigarh University in collaboration with IBM is offering MBA & Engineering programs in the field of Data Analytics” said Satnam Singh Sandhu, Chancellor, Chandigarh University. “The 2 day Workshop on Foreign Exchange trading will definitely help our students get employment and it will also help them to generate Self Employment opportunities in the field of Data Analytics” said Dr. Nilesh Arora, Executive Director, Apex Institute of Technology, Chandigarh University. Praising this commendable effort taken by IBM and Valeur HRE solutions Pvt. Ltd he further added that “This two day workshop will definitely provide a direction to our students and will help them understand the basics and the innovations in the modern Data Analytics practices”.