Expotrade | November 15, 2021
The 8th Smart Data PLUS Summit and SDS+ Data Awards will get underway next week on the 17th and 18th of November 2021 at the Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, UAE, providing a live and in-person overview of the latest advancements in the big data and advanced analytics space. Organized by Expotrade Global, the two day event will bring together over 400 senior delegates representing big data analytics, business intelligence, marketing and customer experience, digital transformation, and strategy, from the region and other countries across the globe.
In a world with unprecedented digital transformation, the program agenda will oversee conversations around data maturity, data observability, data governance and data ethics. Through keynotes, in-depth panel discussions and insightful fireside chats from international and regional subject matter experts, attendees can gain first hand access to the latest developments in the fast moving world of big data and AI.
Just some of the insightful topics delegates can expect to learn about include:
Exerting Influence & Extending Impact –The Evolving Dynamics of Tech & Data from a Middle Eastern Context, a fireside chat between H.E.Thuraya Al Hashimi, Executive Director - Digital Data Enabling Sector, Federal Competitiveness & Statistics Centre, Ministry of Cabinet Affairs UAE and Mostafa Zafer, Vice President, Data, AI, Automation and Security MEA, IBM – Lead Sponsor
Data Democratization – How to Bridge the Divide between People and Technology, presented by Vishal Soni from our Platinum Sponsor - Alteryx
Breaking the Data Gravity Notion with Logical Data Fabric, presented by Alexey Sidorov, Data Management Director from Gold Sponsor - Denodo
Urban Change Makers: The story of Abu Dhabi’s AI Capability, presented by Dr. Humaid Saif Saeed, Director of the Artificial Intelligence Applications, Abu Dhabi Police
ArabyAds Data Transformation : Migrating a Complex Coupons Tracking Analytics to Snowflake, presented by Frédéric Leroy, Chief Technology Officer, ArabyAds
How AI Bring Social Listening to New Levels of Sophistication presented by, Awis Kilani, Marketing Manager from our Gold Sponsor - Lucidya
Empowering MENA governments and Public Sector – Leveraging Smart Data, Advanced Analytics and Artificial Intelligence
Delegates can expect to hear from such esteemed speakers as:
H.E.Thuraya Al Hashimi, Executive Director - Digital Data Enabling Sector, Federal Competitiveness & Statistics Centre, Ministry of Cabinet Affairs – UAE
Budoor Al-Amoudi, Chief of Data Management, Dubai Airport Freezone Authority
Latifa Saleh AlShehhi, Head of Algorithms Analysis & Development Section, Federal Competitiveness & Statistics Center, Ministry of Cabinet Affairs
Ramzi Ben Ouaghrem, CTO, Cloud & Cognitive Technical Executive, IBM Middle East & Africa
Mohamed AlMadhaani, Advisor - Technology & Policy, Abu Dhabi Digital Authority
Dr. Amjed Al.Thuhli, Information Technology Consultant, Ministry of Transport, Communications & Information Technology - Oman
Faisal Ali, Group Chief Information Officer, Gargash Group
Ahmad El Sayed, Chief Data Scientist, Data & AI, IBM
Prashant Tewari, Regional Sales Director, Acceldata
Seham El- Behissy, General Manager Digital & Connected Cars - Middle East, Groupe Renault
Suraj Nair, Head of IT, MENAP & Customer Digital Lead, Mondelēz International
Awad Ahmed Ali El Siddig, Team Leader, AI & Analytics, Adnoc Distribution
Muzoun Al-Nuaimi, Director of Reporting and Analytics, Jumeirah Group
Natalie Fuller, Head of Data Analytics, CAFU
Shaily Verma, Director Data Insights, DAMAC Properties
Taghrid Al Saeed, Senior Vice President - Head of Media Intelligence & Innovation, Mubadala Group Communications
Nicola Hobson-Langley, Regional Head Analytics & CRM Europe & Middle East, RBWM, HSBC
Tina Chikhani Nader, Head of Digital Commerce, Unilever MENA
Shaikha Hassan Al Mansoori, Head of Investment & Strategy - Digital Health Department, Ministry of Health and Prevention – UAE
With the exciting new addition of the SDS+ Data Awards, this event will acknowledge and celebrate the organisations that are excelling in their implementation of AI and big data analytics. The awards will recognise the achievements of companies that have truly embraced digitization and have enjoyed significant improvements to their business as a result.
Don't miss out on the opportunity to attend the Smart Data Summit Plus and SDS+ Data Awards next week and discover the latest advancements in big data analytics and AI Technology.
The Smart Data Summit Plus and SDS+ Data Awards is an in-person event, with hygiene and social distancing measures strongly enforced in accordance with DHA guidelines.
For more information, visit: bigdata-me.com
Expotrade is a global conference and event organizer with its head office based in Melbourne, Australia. Expotrade has delivered some of the largest, most successful B2B industry conferences and events in the areas of infrastructure, major projects, sustainability, technology & architecture. For over 10 years, our unique blend of knowledge, experience and flexibility has accomplished an array of consistently top-quality events. Today, Expotrade events enjoy such a distinctive edge, they are amongst the best patronised in the calendar.
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ODSC | August 04, 2021
ODSC West 2021, the latest in the largest machine learning conference series for learning applied data science, will return to its in-person format for the first time in almost two years this November 16th-18th in San Francisco, California. This event is expected to bring in 2000 people together across all three days. ODSC West 2021 will offer more than 200 training sessions and workshops led by the best industry experts in data science and thought leaders from top companies striving to advance the state of the art.
With the goal of enriching and training the largest data science, artificial intelligence, and machine learning community around the country, ODSC West 2021 will focus on the most in-demand and emerging trends in the field, such as machine and deep learning, NLP, computer vision, predictive analytics, data visualization, and cybersecurity.
Past speakers include Cassie Kozyrkov, Michael I. Jordan, Kurt Keutzer, and other experts in the field of data science and AI from reputable organizations such as Google, UC Berkeley, and Microsoft.
Focus areas for this year’s conference include:
Deep Learning and Deep Reinforcement Learning
Data Engineering and MLOps
Cybersecurity and Machine Learning
Responsible AI and AI for Social Good
Machine Learning Hands-on Training
Artificial Intelligence Research Foundations
In addition to the workshops and machine learning training sessions, ODSC West 2021 will feature a number of bonus events, such as the Ai+ Career Lab & Expo, where 30+ hiring partners will be in attendance to hire the best and brightest data scientists they can find.
November 17th-18th will also feature the Virtual AI Expo, a special event for startups, business professionals, executives, investors, and technologists who seek to build and grow the AI-driven enterprise. All talks and attending companies will highlight specific industries, such as AI for healthcare, finance, climate, and more. Currently scheduled companies include HP, Microsoft, Intel, SAS, Mathworks, Algorithmia, DataRobot, Saturn Cloud, and more to come.
For any interested data science professionals who are unable to attend in-person, ODSC is partnering with the eventX.ai platform to bring a virtual component to the event. This virtual conference will feature a number of talks and training sessions designed to provide in-depth training to anyone interested in ODSC West but are unable to travel to the convention hall. There will also be a virtual Career Expo and AI Expo component as well.
P.S. Register with code ODSC_Media7 today to get an additional discount on your ODSC West in-person or virtual pass.
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Open Data Science Conference (ODSC) is the leader of applied data science conferences. Our conferences bring industry leaders, key executives, start-up companies, engineers, and investors on the threshold of innovation together.
For more information about the conference, its content, and its partners visit ODSC.com/california, or contact the ODSC Content Marketing Manager, Alex Landa, directly at email@example.com.
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Software AG | February 24, 2021
Software AG and SAP have partnered to better surface supply chain management data with the aim of improving product quality.
The news, which landed as Software AG held its Capital Markets Day, highlights how multiple players are forming partnerships to focus on the industry 4.0 market.
Software AG's alliance with SAP will combine SAP's S/4HANA Cloud with Software AG's TrendMiner, which is self-service industrial analytics software for smart factories.
According to the companies, the partnership will bring sensor-generated time-series data into the analytics and operational performance fold.
Software AG in January reported bookings growth of 31% in the fourth quarter and 24% for 2020. Digital transformation drove demand for Software AG.
For 2020, Software AG reported revenue of €834.8 million, down 3.8% from a year ago. Net income (non-IFRS) was €125.4 million.
Software AG said that it will "double down on its existing strategy by focusing on five priority areas, namely: continuing to develop its subscription growth engine, fostering product innovation, driving internal simplification to improve productivity, progressing the ongoing cultural transformation driving its success, and taking a more proactive stance towards Mergers & Acquisitions."
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GZ6G Technologies | February 23, 2021
GZ6G Technologies Corp. (OTCMarkets:GZIC), the complete enterprise smart solutions provider for large venues and cities, is implementing its phase two development of proprietary smart solutions product offering, “VenuTrax”; a state-of-the-art logic management solution cloud (SaaS) platform intended to provide venues the ability to directly communicate with customers using 5G & Wi-Fi 6, as well as offer data analytics and artificial intelligence. VenuTrax, developed by our Green Zebra Smart Labs division, will also reimagine enterprise venue location data, wireless visual engagement, and user experience. VenuTrax has a targeted release date of Fall 2021 for both NFL and NCAA venue location opportunities.
“This is an exciting time for GZ6G Technologies and our recently formed Green Zebra Smart Labs division. VenuTrax has been developed to revolutionize how cities and venues operate, providing access to in venue data in real-time, allowing venues to use that relevant data in order to create visual simulations and data forecasting with past, present & future growth capabilities beyond today’s wireless connectivity,” said Coleman Smith, President and CEO of GZ6G Technologies Corp. “Having access to these venue data elements increases predictable outcomes and is expected to dramatically assist venues to manage user experiences, relevant announcements and monetization expectations while saving time and staying on budget.”
VenuTrax Cloud capabilities include:
• Location visual simulation
• Location monetization simulation
• Real-time visual user engagement
• Historical venue data & impressions
• Historical venue AI trends and search capabilities
VenuTrax has been designed to solve venue and city pain points by utilizing existing location data and reimagining the user experience from on-boarding, real time monitoring, and initial insight creation to AI-driven deep exploration, and sharing, allowing venues to take focused action based on real time data vs. venue simulation comparisons. With VenuTrax, users will be able to go beyond creating new insights by using data simulations and exploring existing data within their organization, including data created by third-party software and devices. VenuTrax leverages the underlying Venue Location graph to customize and rank results and outcomes for the particular venue users, engagement patterns, and keyword relevance.
About GZ6G Technologies:
GZ6G Technologies is the complete enterprise smart solutions provider for large venues and cities. Focused on enterprise advisory services and acquiring smart city solutions, developing innovative products, and overseeing smart cities and smart venues, GZ6G Technologies also assists in modernizing clients with innovative wireless IoT technology for the emerging 5G and Wi-Fi 6 marketplaces. Target markets include stadiums, airports, universities, and smart city projects.