I Wonder If...? What-If Simulations and a Planned Giving Model

Track: Data Analytics Symposium

Session Number: 1020
Date: Thu, Aug 9th, 2018
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Description:

The presenter will give an overview of What-If Simulations, some of their uses, and then present an example of how one was used to build a planned giving model.
Sub-Categorization: Enterprise Track
Session Type: Breakout Session

Primary Competency: DA:Competency 4: Statistical Techniques and Competencies
Secondary Competency: DA:Competency 3: Data Manipulation Skills
Tertiary Competency: DA:Competency 8: Analytics and Campaign
Intended Audience Level: Level I, Level II
Recommended Prerequisites: Basic statistics
Some knowledge of R will be helpful but not required
Learning Objective #1: Attendees will learn the basic concepts underlying what-if simulations
Learning Objective #2: Attendees will learn the steps in creating a planned giving model using what-if simulations
Shop Size: All Shop Sizes
Sub-Categorization: Enterprise Track
Session Type: Breakout Session

Primary Competency: DA:Competency 4: Statistical Techniques and Competencies
Secondary Competency: DA:Competency 3: Data Manipulation Skills
Tertiary Competency: DA:Competency 8: Analytics and Campaign
Intended Audience Level: Level I, Level II
Recommended Prerequisites: Basic statistics
Some knowledge of R will be helpful but not required
Learning Objective #1: Attendees will learn the basic concepts underlying what-if simulations
Learning Objective #2: Attendees will learn the steps in creating a planned giving model using what-if simulations
Shop Size: All Shop Sizes