Basics of Forecasting

Registration Information

Topic Area: Forecasting
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Price: $75 member / $95 non-member (late registration fee of $25 for purchases beginning March 13, 2018)

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This webinar provides an overview of forecasting concepts and techniques. Topics include the history of forecasting, assumptions, data requirements, methodology, and the use and communication of results.​

Learning Outcomes

As a result of this webinar, participants will:

  • Understand why forecasting is important and identify potential stakeholders of this work

  • Understand the basics of forecasting like time horizon, data patterns, associated costs of development, degree of accuracy needed, availability of data, and ease of operation

  • Understand prior work conducted in enrollment forecasting

  • Understand the best practices in forecasting like parsimony, appropriate update schedule, communications of assumptions, cross verification, and management of audience

Dates

March 20, 2018 (3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT)

Instructors

Eric Atchison, Mississippi State Institutions of Higher Learning
Wendy Kallina, Kennesaw State University

Price

$75 for members, $95 for non-members. Price increases $25 for late registration (beginning March 13).

How to Join the Webinar

Instructions will be sent to registrants via email in advance of the first session.

​Contact

If you have any difficulty registering for the presentation or accessing the materials, please contact Darlena Jones at djones@airweb.org or (850) 391-6566.

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