Business Intelligence & Analytics for Demand Planners

Topic Coverage

  • Business Intelligence Platform – Power BI
    • Introduction and differences with excel and ppt
    • Data connectivity & preparation
    • Fundamental rules for data management
    • Creating reports and dashboards
    • Working with formula and queries
      Publishing and sharing reports
  • Demand Planning Analytics
    • S&OP dashboard
    • Forecast Accuracy analysis with lags
    • Forecast Value Added analysis
    • Forecast bias
    • Forecast error bucketing
    • Exceptions analysis
    • Priority chart


  1. 2 Days program
  2. On company premise
  3. Minimum 8 participants
  4. Hands on exercises
  5. Pre & post training evaluation
  6. Free access to online course

Participant Background:

Planning professionals from Demand Planning, Supply Chain, Sales and Finance functions.
Basic knowledge of statistical concepts shall be useful in understanding models
Training programs do not get into mathematical derivations of the models but conceptual understanding for application purpose