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Jim Hoover

An AI Bubble of a Different Kind

Insights from Jim Hoover, Director of the Business Analytics and Artificial Intelligence Center, highlight why leaders need to shift from investing to better planning around AI. Read more in this brief from Korn Ferry. 

Jess Jiang

Planet Money’s Jess Jiang to discuss how AI is transforming business

Jess Jiang, an Emmy-winning journalist and editor of NPR’s economics podcast Planet Money, will visit the University of Florida campus as the university’s inaugural Business Journalist in Residence Feb. 5-8. Her visit will include a public panel discussion titled, “How

Brian Levine stands with a teammate next to a trophy.

Numbers Game: Gators, UF Team Up to Get Ahead in Growing World of Sports Analytics

As UF and the University Athletic Association are joining forces to develop a future that includes a deeper understanding of sports analytics, alumnus Brian Levine (BSBA ’92) is ready to assist with his professional background in analytics and personal passion

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Warrington lends analytics expertise to UF strategic sports initiative

The University of Florida is embarking on a multi-faceted initiative to propel the university to the global stage in sports performance, healthcare, and communication, while illuminating its world-class sports facilities and partnerships.  As part of the UF & Sport Collaborative,

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Candor wins UF AI Days Pitch Competition

Candor, a virtual communications company, was awarded first place in this year’s UF AI Days Pitch Competition. The company uses artificial intelligence to create a user-friendly platform for constituents to voice their complaints to local governance, providing an app that

UF's supercomputer, which is named the HiPerGator

Empowering the future

When former UF Warrington Dean John Kraft decided to increase the college’s efforts around AI, Warrington created a marketing analytics role for an incoming professor to help lead it. Eighteen months later, it was still vacant with no strong candidates

Heng Xu

University of Florida professor awarded for teaching innovation

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Professor of Management Heng Xu’s unique contributions to teaching cybersecurity recently earned her an award from the premier operations research and management science international society. This October, Xu received the INFORMS Information Systems Society Haim Mendelson Teaching

AI Q&A with Diana Meditz

As AI Product Manager in BNY Mellon’s AI Hub, Diana Meditz (BSBA ’09) has been on the forefront of the AI explosion. Hear how she has seen AI evolve, how she works with it every day and why educating business students on

Developing the student of tomorrow

Scott Friedman (BSBA ’01) has always had a passion for education. As Partner and Co-Founder of Soroban Capital Partners, Friedman is actively involved in the ever-changing world of AI. By funding the first AI Professorship at UF Warrington, he’s ensuring the

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Four careers in AI and Analytics

The Master of Science in Information Systems and Operations Management (MS-ISOM)  program at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business is a STEM-accredited program preparing students for careers with concentrations in data science, information technology, business analytics and supply