On-Demand Webinar

Retail Analytics: Jumpstart Your Journey

Why the Retail Industry must embrace technology in this time of disruption.

Presented by SAS and Butterfly Data

About the webinar

This webinar from Butterfly Data and SAS will give a brief overview of the value of demand forecasting in this new emerging market for online sales in the Retail space.  Use this opportunity to transform your business, rather than struggle with outdated approaches to analytics. 

We will cover a demonstration on SAS VA of the particular advantages to visualising the data that you already have available to you, and the ways to forecast future demand and plan for success.  

We will also discuss how you can go about collecting more useful, accurate and insightful data from your customers and how this can help you to improve your business.

Join SAS and Butterfly Data to learn how to:

  • Collect new valuable data and how to combine it with existing insights
  • Improve demand planning and forecasting
  • Extract the most out of important customer insight in the post-pandemic retail space

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About the Experts

Sara Boltman
Butterfly Data

Sara Boltman is the founder of Butterfly Data and has spent her career in the UK  helping organisations extract value from their data using SAS. She is an AWS certified solution architect and machine learning specialist with a real enthusiasm for the speed and agility achieved when running analytics in the cloud. She loves exploring data, finding patterns and trends, building models and improving processes.

Lucy Wilson
Canadian Ambassador
Butterfly Data

Lucy Wilson is Butterfly Data's Canadian Ambassador, she will be extending our reach across the Atlantic and getting involved in the local data & analytics scene. A gifted communicator, she is fluent in French and happy to take data of many kinds to create insightful, beautiful Visual Analytics dashboards to demonstrate the value and power of SAS Viya.

Augustin Nguyen
National Customer Advisory Lead, Retail and CPG,
SAS Canada

Augustin Nguyen is the National Customer Advisory Lead for Retail and CPG at SAS Canada.

For the past 8 years at SAS, his focus is on leveraging technology and data analytics, including AI and machine learning, to help retail, CPG, entertainment and hospitality customers make informed decisions with data. He assists clients with their digital business transformation in multiple business areas such as marketing, merchandising, operations and logistics.

Prior to joining SAS, he has lead and contributed to the success of many large scale enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementation projects for global retail organisations where he occupied leadership and advisory roles.