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Applied Business Intelligence in the making: An inter-university case from Swedish higher education

Conference paper
Authors Urban Ask
Johan Magnusson
Håkan Enquist
Gustaf Juell-Skielse
Published in BIS 2009 Conference post-proceedings
Publication year 2009
Published at Department of Business Administration
Department of Business Administration, Management Accounting Group
Language en
Keywords Business Intelligence
Subject categories Business Administration

Abstract

There has long been a debate regarding the inclusion of IT into the curriculum for business students. With IT being a natural part of their coming working environment, the under-developed use of for instance Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Business Intelligence (BI) solutions has suffered much critique. As a response to this, the Centre for Business Solutions and the Scandinavian Academic Network for Teaching Enterprise Systems (SANTE) have created a joint initiative together with the industry. Through making the full accounts from a medium-sized manufacturing company available to the students through a specially designed BI solution, the students are given the task to identify potential problems with the accounts. The assignment is intended to be run in the form of a competition, where the students from different Swedish universities compete in analyzing the company in a given time-frame. The purpose of this case is to present the outline and outset for the competition, together with some initial reflections on the setup-phase.

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