Courses

Project management is at the heart of business change. All projects, in some way, result from and give rise to change. However, many project management publications focus on elements such as engineering or information technology, removing the focus from strategic corporate needs. This course is designed to demonstrate...
Instructor: István Ottó Nagy
Credits: 2.0
Type: core for MSc in Business Analytics ( Full...
Instructor: Marc Kaufmann
Credits: 2.0
IBM SPSS Modeler is an extensive predictive analytics platform with an intuitive graphical interface. It provides a wide range of advanced statistical and data mining algorithms, which allows users to perform complex data analysis and to extract business value from data.This introductory course aims to give an...
Instructor: Gyorgy Kormendi
Credits: 1.0
Type: electiveTiming: Full time: weekday Data analysis in business and policy applications is often aimed at prediction. The course introduces tools to evaluate predictions, such as loss functions or the Brier score. It emphasizes the importance of out-of-sample prediction, the role of stationarity, the dangers of...
Instructor: Gábor Békés
Credits: 2.0
Type: elective for PhD in Business Administration, MA in Economic Policy in Global Markets, MSc in Business Analytics (full-time), MSc in Finance (full-time), MSc in Finance (part-time)Timing: Full time: weekday Decisions in business and policy are often centered on specific interventions, such as changing monetary...
Instructor: Gábor Békés
Credits: 2.0
Type: core Timing: Full time: Monday, Part-time: SundayIn this course, you will learn what components make up a data architecture in production and which database technologies are required for different use-cases. We will cover different database technologies and see how they can be used for solving a variety of...
Instructor: Zoltán Tóth
Credits: 2.0
Type: coreTiming: Full time: Monday, Part-time: SundayIn this course, you will learn what components make up a data architecture in production and which database technologies are required for different use-cases. We will cover different database technologies and see how they can be used for solving a variety of...
Instructor: Zoltan Toth
Credits: 2.0
Instructor: Anikó Hannák (hannaka@ceu.edu, office hours: Tuesdays 4:00pm-5:30pm by appointment)Credits: 2 (4 ECTS)Term: Winter 2017-2018This course will provide a comprehensive introduction to programming with Python, starting from the basics. Beyond confidently using Python, the class will focus on solving problems...
Instructor: Ancsa Hannak
Credits: 2.0
Type: core for MSc in Business analyticsAfter an overview of the entire data science landscape, this course will focus on machine learning. The course will introduce the main fundamental concepts in machine learning (supervised learning, training, scoring, accuracy measures, test set, overfitting, cross-validation,...
Instructor: Zoltán Papp
Credits: 2.0
This course will build on the previous one (which introduced the basic concepts in machine learning) and will discuss state-of-the-art algorithms for supervised learning (linear models, lasso, decision trees, random forests, gradient boosting machines, neural networks, support vector machine, deep learning etc.). A...
Instructor: Zoltán Papp
Credits: 2.0
Text is ubiquitous. Humans have been storing information in written form for over 5000 years, and unfortunately the information in this information has defied principled quantitative analysis for much of that time. Unlocking skills and techniques to take text and derive sense and sentiment enables exploratory analysis...
Instructor: Eduardo de la Rubia
Credits: 1.0
We will discover the latest digital trends, tools, and techniques that help companies in brand development and turning brand values to actual sales. Students will have the chance to follow real life examples from integrating digital methods into marketing plans through the campaign management to the evaluation of the...
Instructor: Tibor Farkas
Credits: 1.5
Type: coreTerm: Winter Timing: Full time, part time: weekday eveningThe past ten years have brought a fundamental change in our lives, and the reason for the changes was technological development itself. In times of crisis and continuously changing environment there is an evidence need for creativity and innovation to...
Instructor: Achilles Georgiu
Credits: 2.0
A resent European Commission research has confirmed a significant shortage of e-leadership skills across Europe. As technology has become the number one external impacting factor for every business, e-Leadership skills are seen as those which enable leaders to navigate the organisation towards identifying and...
Instructor: Robert Byssz, Achilles Georgiu
Credits: 2.0
The main objectives of Security and Data Protection course may be summarised as:Giving an overview about the role of CISO (Chief Information Security Manager)Helping to designing an IT security policy (how to collaborate with customer and suppliers, how to align with the needs of the business.)Helping to ensure...
Instructor: Peter Papp
Credits: 1.0
Core for MS in Technology Management and InnovationElective for MS in Business AnalyticsIn recent decades, technology has become one of, if not the primary, most important factors to fuel progress and economic growth. The main driver that enables these positive changes is innovation. Technology innovation is...
Instructor: Norbert Sepp
Credits: 2.0