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We are moving!! As you might know we have a brand new member portal and event management site. We encourage everyone to take this opportunity and join the 16,000+ other members and associates at Executive Leadership Institute. The IABIA is now Business Intelligence & Analytics Special Interest Group with in the Executive Leadership Institute. As the current Meetup member you will receive 95% discount toward any Membership Level (For individual members this is a $285 value!). Also at end of April we will have a drawing amongst the members that made the transitions form Meetup to the new site for an iPAD Mini and 10 Webinars. To take the advantage of the offer and drawing, please use the Coupon code “iabia2eli” via the following link: Hope to see every one on the other side!

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What we're about

The Business Intelligence SIG is a Special Interest Group within Executive Leadership Institute. The Executive Leadership Institute is a premier membership organization and business forum. The goal of the Institute to connect members, providing opportunities for strategic relationship development, access to intellectual exchange and world class speakers, and enhanced exposure to the broader business community.

Through our signature series programs, committees, and networking events, we bring together business, civic and academic leaders from all industries to discuss issues and opportunities affecting business in our chapters in eastern United States and the world.

The Business Intelligence SIG mission is to help demystify big data, Business Intelligence, Business Analytics, explore interesting use cases in different industries, go over some opportunities in the market and share tools that are available for your big data projects.

Why should you care:

Big data

• It is estimated that approximately 2.7 Zetabytes of data exist in the digital universe today.According to estimates, the volume of data collected by businesses worldwide doubles every 1.2 years.

• Poor data or ‘lack of understanding the data’ are cited as the primary reason for overrunning project costs and could cost businesses 20%–35% of their operating revenue.

• Poor data quality costs US businesses up to $600 billion annually.

The Business Intelligence market

• According to Gartner, the worldwide business intelligence market was worth over $14.4 billion in 2013, an increase of 8% on the previous year ($13.3 billion). This market definition includes all BI platforms, corporate performance management suites, analytic applications and advanced analytics solutions.This figure is predicted to reach $20.81 billion by 2018, equating to a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of around 8.28%.

• Among the fastest growing markets is the Asia Pacific region where the business intelligence market is expected to grow by 7.4 % to $1.4 billion in 2014.

Cloud Business Intelligence market

• The Cloud-based business intelligence market is projected to grow from $0.75 billion in 2013 to $2.94 billion in 2018, a CAGR of 31%.

• The Cloud business intelligence market has seen great success, particularly with smaller businesses. In a survey by the BI Leadership Forum, over 46% of small businesses said they were currently using the Cloud as part of their business intelligence strategy.

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