Instructors:Eric Atchison, Mississippi State Institutions of Higher Learning & Wendy Kallina, Kennesaw State University
Recorded On: 03/20/2018
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.
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.
A recording of this webinar will be available for 30 days from the time of purchase.