Analytics Translator


Are you the link between business and analytics? Do you want to spearhead strategic data analytics projects in your company?

Update your practical skills and theoretical background in the 4-day fast track Analytics Translator Course!

Why join the Analytics Translator Course?

What will you learn?

Successful implementation of data science products and insights takes more than just the hard skills to do data science. In this course you will be prepared to fulfill the vital role of the Analytics Translator.

The Analytics Translator knows his way in machine learning and data science (but not to the technical depth at which the data scientists do their work), but they are uniquely able to approach the project from the viewpoint of the business. You will learn enough statistics and machine learning to spot opportunities for such techniques for a variety of business problems. You will also learn how to translate the analytics project results back to your business audience and can facilitate a successful implementation. Like no one else, you know what team and mix of skill set it takes to tackle the business’ most pressing questions using data science and analytics.

During this 4-day course you will acquire:

  • A good basis in statistics and data visualization;
  • A broad view on the different kinds of machine learning;
  • Skills that help ask the right business questions and determine strategy accordingly;
  • Knowledge about available technology and make or buy decisions
  • Data science project management skills.

For whom?

This course is for business professionals who want to become the crucial link between the business and the data science and analytics teams. Both middle management, as well as people in roles like business analysts or any other role that in some way touches upon the analysis of data will profit greatly from this course. If you are not sure if your background fits the course, please contact us via

Relevant Industries

Banks, Insurance Firms, Financial Institutions, Tax, Institutional Investors, Accountancy, Auditing, Consultancy, Services, Government, Energy, Telecom, IT, Internet, Marketing and Communication, Event Management, Logistics, Retail, Trade, Consumer Products, Freight, Healthcare and Pharmaceutical.

Practical information

Location: Amsterdam Business School
Language: English
Certification: Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance from the University of Amsterdam

Teaching staff

Fast Track Analytics Translator is designed by The Analytics Academy, a collaboration of the Amsterdam Business School with ORTEC and Amsterdam Data Science. The lecturers from The Analytics Academy specialize in offering data science and business analytics education to a wide range of professionals in open and in-company programmes. They help organizations to grow and sustain knowledge at every stage of their data-driven development.


Spring edition: Thursday 24 & Friday 25 March, Thursday 21 & Friday 22 April and online case presentations on Thursday 19 May 2022
Autumn edition: To be announced

Course information

Available dates
Autumn Edition

Amsterdam Business School
Plantage Muidergracht 12
1018 TV Amsterdam

€ 4.150

Contact information

Vanessa Rijkeboer
Programme Manager of The Analytics Academy

+31 (0)20 525 71 46

Alumni of the University of Amsterdam will get a 10% discount, when noting your programme and graduation year in your application.
This course can also be offered tailor-made, in-company and in-house. Please contact us for more information.




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