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Singapore Smart Nation. Part 3. The Programme

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Smart nation:Data Works

The two days event was packed with discussion and actions, Starting from the

Opening Address by IDA - Singapore’s Smart Nation Journey: Data Analytics to enable win-win scenarios, by Steve Leonard, Executive Deputy Chairman of IDA Singapore,

and Keynote Addresses:

  • Enabling Smart Business / Government collaborations with Data Analytics, Amazon Web Services, Vice President, Teresa H. Carlson
  • Empowering Smart Businesses for Data Analytics success, Cloudera, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Amr Awadallah
  • Harnessing new oilfields of Internet-of-Things, Mobility, Cloud & Big Data; Microsoft, Chief Technology Officer, APAC, Erick Stephens

followed by Case Studies and General Presentations, just to mention a few:

  • Driving real-time action with Data Analytics platforms; Oracle Corporation, Vice President, Product Management, Paul Rodwick
  • Advancing Customer 360: Turbo-charging CRM with Big Data and wearables;, Area Vice President, Enterprise Sales, Simon Davies
  • New Rules for the Data Age – Talent, Innovation, Funding, Infrastructure, Value; Tamr, Co-Founder, Ihab Ilyas ; Ernst & Young Advisory, Partner, IT Advisory Services ASEAN , Bill Lee
  • Seizing Smart Technologies for new opportunities, insights and value; Misfit Wearables, MD, PhD (Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation), Medical Director, Dr. Matthew Diamond
  • Data Talent: Recruiting, Training and Retaining Great Data Innovators; Google, Head of Branding, Retail & Government, Singapore, Gerald Breatnach
  • Data Innovations: Leveraging machine intelligence to curate and connect data to unlock value; Tamr, Co-Founder, Ihab Ilyas
  • Data Engagement: Leveraging Twitter Analytics for reach, presence and engagement; Twitter, Managing Director, Online Sales APAC, Aliza Knox
  • Unlocking business value with Data Analytics, DBS Bank, Managing Director & Group Executive, David Gledhill

and practical discussions on how Businesses & Government can work together,

  • Amazon Web Services, Vice President, Teresa H. Carlson
  • DBS Bank, Managing Director & Group Executive , David Gledhill
  • Land Transportation Authority of Singapore, Deputy Director of IT Planning and e-Strategy Development, Seah Thiam Siong
  • SingPost, eCommerce, Chief Executive Officer, Marcelo Wesseler
  • SingTel, Chief Executive Officer, Group Enterprise & Country Chief Officer, Singapore, Bill Chang
  • IDA Singapore, Assistant Chief Executive, Development Group, Khoong Hock Yun

about Startups in Data Analytics

  • Cloudera, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Amr Awadallah
  • Red Dot Ventures, Founder, Leslie Loh
  • StarHub, Chief Technology Officer, Mock Pak Lum
  • You Technology, Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder, Don Hunt
  • InfoComm Investments Pte Ltd (IIPL), Head, Dr Alex Lin

and Healthcare Frontiers -- Big Data, Emerging Technology and Personalised Medicine,

  • Duke-NUS, MD, PhD, Professor, Cancer and Stem Cell Biology, Genomic Institute of Singapore, Associate Director (Genomic Medicine), Prof. Patrick Tan
  • Genome Institute of Singapore, Executive Director, Prof. Ng Huck Hui
  • Misfit Wearables, MD, PhD (Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation), Medical Director, Dr. Matthew Diamond
  • Tucker Medical, Founder, Dr. Steven Tucker
  • IDC Asia/ Pacific, Associate Vice President, Big Data, Analytics, Software , Craig Stires

Not to mention Banking & Finance – Supporting transformation with Data Analytics

  • Citibank Singapore, Director, Decision Management, Irene Xu
  • Facebook, Director, APAC Marketing Science, Christopher Plambeck
  • IBM Global Business Services ASEAN, Partner, Strategy & Analytics Leader , Arun Biswas
  • OCBC, Head, E-business & Business Transformation, Pranav Seth
  • Prudential Singapore, Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer, David Ng
  • Research Board, Gartner, Vice President, Asia Pacific & Japan, Subrato Basu

followed by more specialised Coffee Chat sessions:

  • Driving effectiveness & success with predictive analytics; SAS Singapore, Chief Technology Officer, Shanmuga Sunthar
  • From concept to impact – the journey of DataSpark; DataSpark  Chief Data Science Officer, Dr. Amy Shi-Nash
  • Keeping the flash on enterprise innovation; Pure Storage, Chief Technology Officer, Asia Pacific and Japan, Michael Cornwell
  • Data mashing is more than one plus one; StarHub, Vice President, Smarthub, Lim Woo Lip
  • Challenges in Precision Medicine; Tucker Medical, Founder, Dr. Steven Tucker
  • A Data Analytics Journey: The Pain and Gain;  Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Maunik Thacker
  • The Evolution of assistive technology;  Nanyang Technological University, Acting Head, Division of Engineering Mechanics, Dr Ang Wei Tech
  • The commercial value of Open Data and collaboration; Newton Circus, Chief Executive Officer, Daryl Arnold
  • Driving Smart Nation with Co-Innovation; SAP, Head of Global SAP Co-Innovation Labs Network, Rudolf Held
  • Data Analytics – it’s no longer a matter of WHY; FusionEx, Managing Director, Ivan Teh
  • Data Works, for Smart Nation, and for the Bad Guys too; Oracle, Senior Director (Global Lead, Justice and Public Safety), Koh Hong Eng
  • Operationalising Advanced Analytics on a Business Data Lake;  Pivotal APJ, Chief Technology Officer , Steve Illingworth
  • Innovating through Cognitive technology, a computer that works and thinks like us; IBM ASEAN, Executive, Watson Group, Kooi Eng Ching;  Crayon Data, Founder, Suresh V Shankar
  • The Evolution of Retail Bank Credit Risk Management From Human Judgement to Profitable Analytics; Standard Chartered Bank, Technical Specialist, Seth Rubinstein
  • Better Privacy Means Better Data; You Technology, CEO & Co-founder, Don Hunt
  • How to ignore the revenue model and use data to make investment decisions; Golden Gate Ventures, Managing Partner, Vinnie Lauria

and Tech Alley presentation

  • Data Monetisation: New Monetisation opportunities with Data Analytics; Facebook, Director, APAC Marketing Science, Christopher Plambeck
  • Healthcare Leader: Creating Possibilities with Genomics Technologies; Genome Institute of Singapore, Executive Director, Prof. Ng Huck Hui
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