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[For OU Personnel] Tableau (Data Visualization Tool) Explanation Session (1/19 & 1/20)

2017-1-19 (Thu) - 2017-1-20 (Fri)

Looking at University Data on Tableau

- Use of Data for Improvement of Departmental Education and Research Activity -

In recent years, IR activity has grown in importance as policy toward further improvement and enhancement of university administration. IR activity contributes to the improvement of education, research, management, and operation activities at the university through visualization of university information, and the promotion of activity of not only the university as a whole, but also each department, is considered very important.

So, in order to support this activity, preparations are being made to use Tableau, a data visualization tool, to more easily make use of university data.

This seminar is intended to instruct OU faculty and staff on how to use Tableau itself and how to make use of data.

1. Content

• Learn how to reference internal university data that one wants to see using Tableau

• Learn how to easily compare data by year, school, and department using Tableau

• Experience utilizing data for planning purposes

2. Program

(1) Osaka University IR (IR Project Leader MURATA, Office of Management and Planning)

(2) How to Use Tableau

An Introduction to Tableau and Basic Controls

(3) Looking at Internal University Data through Tableau

Using Tableau to See Data from Your Department

(4) Utilizing Internal University Data for Planning

Experience How to Utilize Data in Planning while Using Data from Your Department

3. Intended for:

•Faculty and staff involved in education affairs, management, and planning

•Faculty and staff interested in IR or those involved in related work

4. Place/Time

Suita Campus

•Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 13:30 ~ 15:30

•Lecture Rooms 1 & 2, 3F, Center for Medical Innovation and Translational Research (Capacity: 80)

Toyonaka Campus

•Friday, January 20, 2017 - 10:00 ~ 12:00

•Lecture Rooms 3 & 4, 7F, Interdisciplinary Research Building (Capacity: 80)

*Attendees may attend either session.

5. Important points

•You will actually be using Tableau. Please bring a notebook PC or tablet that can use ODINS wireless LAN.

•Accounts will be handed out on the day of the seminar.

6. How to Apply/Contact

Please send (1) your name, (2) your department, (3) your job title, and (4) which day you would like to attend in an email to the address listed below by Monday, January 16.

*We will close applications once capacity has been reached.

Office of Management and Planning: ir_ws@iai.osaka-u.ac.jp

Date: 2017-1-19 (Thu) - 2017-1-20 (Fri)
Venue: (1/19) Lecture Rooms 1 & 2, 3F, Center for Medical Innovation and Translational Research, Suita Campus; (1/20) Lecture Rooms 3 & 4, 7F, Interdisciplinary Research Building, Toyonaka Campus
Registration: Registration by email is required for this seminar.
Contact: Office of Management and Planning
ir_ws@iai.osaka-u.ac.jp

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