About IAPA (Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia)
The Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia (IAPA) is the only analytics association in Australia. We promote the growing strategic role played by data analytics in the business arena. We're committed to aiding executive understanding of analytics' role in business transformation and data-driven decision making; as well as developing recognition of analytics professionals in the wider business community. This includes establishing standards of practice, excellence, accreditation, and education.
IAPA also assists and supports organisations to find and retain staff, build high-performance teams, develop staff skills and enhance the perception of key analytics roles within the C-suite.
Organisations with strong data science, analytics and business intelligence competencies, join IAPA as corporate members to demonstrate to staff and the public their commitment to enhancing analytics capability, advancing the careers of team members and promoting data-driven decision making.
Be seen as an employer of choice
Attract and retain analytics staff by demonstrating your commitment to the industry and showcasing your organisation to the 8,000 strong IAPA community. Add your voice to key industry issues and help to lead industry positions on ethics, privacy, transparency, diversity and data-for-good.
Collaborate with peers
Joining IAPA as a corporate member means you're joining other analytics leaders to network at CAO or Head of Analytics level. IAPA brings the group together regularly to discuss the key challenges facing analytics leadership and share experiences with like-minded peers.
Resources + Latest News
Learning how to design data to blow mindsData may be at the core of revolutionising finance, business, and digital industries, but visualising it to reveal the story behind the data is a skill that must be cultivated.
Bridging the Gap Between Analytics Expectations and RealityNewly published research shows that companies aren’t getting the most out of their analytics. Companies surveyed by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services (HBR) report that two of the most important strategic benefits of using data analytics are (1) identifying new revenue and business models and (2) becoming more innovative. But there’s a gap between expectations and reality, and companies are falling short of their aspirations.