Asia Pacific Institute of Digital Marketing (APIDM) Partners with Dialog Enterprise to Offer a Data Science Foundation Program

Dialog Enterprise, the enterprise ICT solutions arm of Dialog Axiata PLC, recently announced that it has established a collaboration with Asia Pacific Institute of Digital Marketing (APIDM) to offer training programs related to data science that are currently taught by its own Dialog Data Science Academy.

Offering a 7-week collaborative Data Science Foundation program that runs over weekends, the curriculum aims to give non-technical managers or business leaders a fundamental understanding of analytics. This positions the program as an ideal learning experience for those who work in data science or analytics-related projects but lack the necessary foundations for successful execution. It will also be very useful for those who use analytics in their daily operations.

As the Data Science Foundation program is the first program offered under this partnership, it is expected that the pool of course options will expand to cover more programs in the coming months.

“In today’s environment, pursuing an education in data science has proven to be a fruitful decision, as the job market for these professionals has immense potential. After successfully conducting several training programs for corporate executives level C, Dialog Enterprise Data Science Academy hopes that the collaboration with APIDM will result in greater visibility of the program outside of Sri Lanka,” said Navin Pieris – Group Chief Officer, Dialog Enterprise, Dialog Axiata PLC.

“Data science is seen as one of the most in-demand skills for the next ten years. As a skills builder for the digital economy in the region, APIDM recognized a lack of skills for data science in the market and found Dialog Enterprise to be the perfect partner to collaborate on the development of an upskilling program” , said Amitha Amarasinghe, co-founder / managing director. Officer – APIDM.

Created with the primary goal of helping develop organizations’ data science and analytics skills through in-depth and interactive training programs, Dialog Enterprise’s Data Science Academy helps organizations leverage it by establishing a data-driven decision-making, business planning and operational management.

Some of the other programs offered by the Academy include management awareness programs on data science and data science applications, advanced technical training for data science professionals, basic training and certification related to data engineering, data visualization and data modeling. for students/individuals interested in data science.

Asia Pacific Institute of Digital Marketing is a training and skills development institute in the fields of digital marketing, e-commerce, social media marketing and business analytics. Through this collaboration, both parties hope that the gap between business know-how and technical know-how will be bridged, not only in Sri Lanka, but also around the world.

Individuals interested in enrolling in the Dialog Enterprise Data Science Foundation program are encouraged to visit and for more information.

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