About the course Project Management & Leadership for Data Scientists
This course teaches the skills needed to get things done and be a successful, entrepreneurial data-science leader. How to win support in the organization, navigate through organizational politics and prevent that your project is swamped by countless distractions? How to structure complex and messy business problems into meaningful questions that you can answer by predictive or explanatory analytics? How to help the organization to move forward in its development towards a data-driven organization? The course offers conceptual models and techniques that capture the essence of complex skills, and we discuss realistic cases in order to translate theory to practical insights.
Subjects of the course Project Management & Leadership for Data Scientists
The following topics will be discussed during the Project Management & Leadership for Data Scientists course:
- Turning data-analytic thinking into effective projects
- Personal leadership in data science
- Managing a data-science project
- Managing data science in the organization
Results of the course Project Management & Leadership for Data Scientists
During the Project Management & Leadership for Data Scientists course you will learn:
- To grow professionally, from a programmer, an IT engineer or an analyst, to a senior professional, a senior data scientist, or a leader.
- To turn data-science initiatives and groups into effective teams that deliver results and get things in motion.
- To lead your organization in the transition process towards a data-driven way of working.
Data scientists with project responsibilities, obligations for results, or who do data-science projects for commercial customers; Senior data scientists who have a leading role in developing a data-science initiative in the organization; Executives who are shaping a data-science or digitization initiative; Project managers, group leaders and department leaders who are managing data-science projects within their groups
Set up course
The course Project Management & Leadership for Data Scientists consists of 4 modules of one day from 9.00 am to 5.30 pm.
Locations, dates & schedule
This training is offered in our 1.5-meter classrooms, online or hybrid. Moreover, we have both in-company as free enrollment possibilities.
Location: Eindhoven – High Tech Campus 29
The investment is €2.950 (excl. VAT) per participant. Included are four training days, course material, tools, refreshments and daily lunches.
Prof. Jeroen de Mast
Scientific Director at Holland Innovative, Academic Director at JADS (Jheronimus Academy of Data Science) and Professor at the University of Waterloo (Canada).
Ir. Roel Wessels
As an experienced project manager, physicist and musician, Roel Wessels gives focus on reducing complexity and connecting people, methods and ways of thinking. Besides that, the main goal is to make project management fun (again) for the project manager, team members and environment.
Certificate / diploma
After completing the full training, participants receive proof of participation.
Method of teaching
The course Project Management & Leadership for Data Scientists is offered as an in-class course, but any other form is open for negotiation. We are able to offer offline, online and hybrid courses. In the case of one or more non-Dutch speaking participants, the course is given in English.
Maximum group size:10 participants