Session 1 : Introduction: The Industrial Revolution 4.0

MBA HEC Montréal

Thierry Warin (HEC Montréal & Cirano (Montréal))


The first session begins with a presentation of the lesson plan. During this presentation, the lesson plan will be contextualized through a discussion of the programming approach versus the software approach and the importance of exposure to data science. The data revolution for business will be illustrated as well as the history and recent developments in data science. Presentation of the development tools used during the course (R, RStudio, an instant messaging platform, a customized video conferencing platform for teamwork, etc.). Presentation of the international business field.

Activities/Resources before session

Activities/Resources during session