Anticipatory analytics – why we can’t predict incidents

19 May 2021
13:30 - 14:10

Anticipatory analytics – why we can’t predict incidents

Predictive analytics is a term that gets thrown around a lot. Some have made claims that this method can be used to predict incidents. This presentation will explain to delegates what predictive analytics is, and how it can be used to anticipate future events, but not literally predict them.

Delegates will gain an understanding of what is required to execute predictive analytics, what big data means, and how they can apply these methods to mitigating incidents and treating health and safety risk.