Analytics & Business Intelligence

Approachable Network Analysis

Presenter

Jeff Horon
Business Analyst
Medical School Grant Review & Analysis Office

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Summary

Unlock the power of network structures in your data. Learn how to build and analyze networks to gain insights through relationship analysis. Apply approachable techniques and free, user-friendly software. Transform the data you have into the data you need – from relational databases and unstructured text to common network structures.

Jeff detailed his work in the Medical School Grant Review & Analysis Office. Examples will include: Identifying networks of collaborators from eResearch Proposal Management [eRPM PAF] data, discovering networks of concepts in unstructured text, and use cases from other administrative data sets. Jeff's presentation included:

  • "Networks 101" – The basic building blocks of networks
  • How people in any campus unit can apply network analysis
  • An emphasis on approachable techniques and free, user-friendly software
  • Strategies for effectively visualizing and sharing network-driven insights
  • Tools, tips, and tricks