Big Data: Strategy, Practice, and Research

When: Wed, April 24, 9:30am – 5:30pm, 2013
Where: MSC Malaysia K-Workers Development Centre, Cyberjaya, Malaysia
Admission: Free
Info: Registration | Program | Venue

In this one day conference, speakers will share how they approach their data requirements from the perspective of what's possible, what's practical, and what's scalable - and most importantly, what value results from their initiatives. Lessons will be shared on how to effectively tackle big data, and forward-thinking ideas will be explored. Topcis (abbreviated):
  • Welcome Address - Michael Warren, VP, MDeC
  • Big Data brings Big Buzz, but where’s the value? - Serb Jodha, Bluefin
  • How should you get started with big data? - Raju Chellam, Dell
  • Powering Digital Marketing & Online Analytics - Colin Pal, Experian
  • Evolutionary Data Analysis & Insight Collection - Siim Saarlo, Statsit
  • The Strategic Significance of Big Data in SEA - Panel Discussion
  • Product Development and Commercialisation Fund (PCF) - MDeC
  • Big Data Analytics in the Cloud - Siva Narayanan, Qubole
  • What can a data scientist do? - Prof. Dr. Junichi Kishigami, UTAR
  • Insights Into Politics Using Data Analytics - Ahmed Kamal, Politweet