The Business Analytics Initiative runs a number of project masterclasses in the Business School and engineering departments. Multidisciplinary team of students spend up to a year working on consulting-style data analytics projects with affiliated companies, under the tutelage of Columbia faculty.

Affiliated companies bring a business problem with associated data and meet with their assigned teams throughout the semester. Teams provide a final deliverable with actionable insights for their company.

Past projects have been undertaken in finance, logistics, pricing, supply chain management, predictive analytics

The BAI is considering partnership with new companies on an ongoing basis – contact us for details.