Workshop on Tibco Spotfire

Course date: 28 January 2014 - 29 January 2014
Location: Erasmus MC, Ee 15.28

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TIBCO Spotfire is an analytics and business intelligence platform for analysis of data by predictive and complex statistics. During the 2010 World Cup, FIFA used this software to give viewers analytics on country teams' past performances. Spotfire helps the world’s leading life science companies discover new therapeutics, develop their pipeline of assets, launch products to market, and align sales and marketing campaigns.

Together with TIBCO Spotfire the Postgraduate School Molecular Medicine organizes this two-day practical Workshop.

See attached program for details on these two days.

Detailed time schedule for both days (9.00 - 17.00)

8:45 - 9:00 - registration

9:00 am - 10:30 am - training
10:30-10:45 - coffee break
10:45-12:15 = training

12:15-1:15= lunch break

1:15-2:45 = training
2:45-3pm = coffee break
3-4:30 = training
4:30-5pm = Q&A session

Learning objectives day 1

  • DATA ACCESS – understand all available options for getting data into Spotfire
  • CREATE VISUALIZATIONS – learn how to create and modify common Spotfire visualizations
  • CONFIGURE INTERACTIVITY – get more details for specific data seen in visualizations or limit data displayed
  • SAVE & EXPORT – understand the options for saving your analysis and learn how to export data and images

Learning objectives day 2

  • ADD DATA – manipulate existing data columns, merge data, add data tables, connect to in-database data
  • CAPTURE YOUR ANALYSIS – use bookmarks, tags, and lists to capture aspects of your dynamic analysis
  • OTHER VISUALIZATIONS – understand the entire list of visualizations and the utility of each type
  • AGGREGATION OPTIONS – consider the available aggregation options and expression shortcuts

Full participation equals 0,7 ECTS.

What can TIBCO Spotfire do?

Data Discovery and Visualization: Instantly visualize, interact with, and share data to spot the buried opportunities and risks nobody else can see.

Dashboards and Analytic Apps: Bring insight to everyone by giving your data a voice that projects a clear message and encourages exploration to the knowledge worker.

Predictive Analytics: Anticipate what’s next and quickly discover what you need to do to improve customer satisfaction and gain competitive advantage.

Advanced Collaboration Tools: Collaborate in context to accelerate more informed and transparent decisions.

Registration fee
The subscription fee of non-commercial participants for the Course is € 350. Discounts are handled as followed:

PhD students get a discount of 50% and pay €175.
Only participants from the postgraduate school MolMed get a discount of 100% and pay €0.
Other Erasmus MC participants, like Nihes and MGC members and master students from elsewhere get a discount of 50% and pay €175.
Master students from elsewhere who pay the fee from their personal budget get a discount of 75% and pay €87,50.


About TIBCO Spotfire

We have entered into an exclusive strategic relationship with PerkinElmer, Inc., a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment to ensure that the TIBCO Spotfire platform continues its leadership in analytics for scientific R&D data. As such, PerkinElmer has licensed the exclusive, worldwide rights to the TIBCO Spotfire® software platform in certain scientific research and development markets.
These markets include basic and preclinical development applications in life sciences as well as R&D, quality assurance and quality control applications in chemical, petrochemical, environmental, food and beverage, consumer products and academia.
TIBCO will remain the source of licenses and support outside of the markets described above for applications such as clinical trial and commercial analytics. We encourage you to visit THE place for Spotfire in Research and Development
Tibco Spotfire's strong product vision has been and continues to be a key strength. Its focus on advanced and real-time analytic applications and dashboards delivered to mobile devices contributes to its vision


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