The ASEAN edition of #TresconData digitally converged some of the prominent speakers in the data and analytics industry to discuss the core data strategies and roadmap to steer data-driven services in ASEAN.
Thursday, July 22, 2021: The 2nd global edition of World Big Data & Analytics Show – ASEAN, which took place on 13 July 2021, attracted some of the prominent voices in the data and analytics space such as, Dr Meri Rosich – CDO, Standard Chartered Bank; Juan Intan Kanggrawan – Head of Data Analytics, Jakarta Smart City; Geoff Soon – MD, Snowflake; Stu Garrow – SVP and GM, Asia Pacific, Talend; Varun Verma – APAC Head of Data & Analytics, The Heineken Company; Dietmar Bohmer – CAO, Tyme; John Funtanilla – AVP, Advanced Analytics Lead, Nestle; Carol Hargreaves – Director of Data Analytics Consulting Centre, National University of Singapore; Alex a Ustaris – Group CIO and CTO & Head of Shared Services Center, Hijo Resources Corporation; Philipp Gschöpf – Director of Data Science, Prudential plc; Sonny Supriyadi – Head, Pricing and Data Analytics, Maybank; to name a few.
The show covered key topics such as Future of Data Automation; Data at the centre of ‘everything’; Data Security, Privacy and Ethics; Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics; Power of Visualization in Analyzing Data; How is Big Data Analytics shaping up the Internet of Things; and much more.
Shaun McGirr, AI Evangelist at Dataiku discussed at length on ‘Economics of AI’. He stated that “If AI becomes a pervasive way of solving problems and generating value across the organization – that is if it becomes fully democratized, you will change the way everyone works.”
While speaking about empowering an organization forward with Snowflake Data Cloud, Geoff Soon, Managing Director at Snowflake mentioned, “The purpose of Snowflake is to break down all the silos and bunkers, and allow organizations to bring together all their data as well as external data sources to drive new value, innovation and insights.”
Chris Day, Director, APAC Sales Engineering at Denodo Technologies in his tech talk spoke at length on the topic ‘Data Virtualization for faster Decision making and business agility’, he stated that, “Providing feedback, adding comments and to track down who within the organization understands data or owns the data all of these are a really valuable piece of information; especially when we want to build business agility but within the realms of governed and trusted environment.”
The show was hosted on the virtual events platform Vmeets which helped the participants to network and conduct business in an interactive and immersive virtual environment. Participants were also able to engage with speakers in Q&A sessions and network with solution providers in virtual exhibition booths, private consultation rooms, and private networking rooms.
“Virtual meetings are an ideal way for everyone in the industry to come together during these difficult times. Data and analytics solutions and strategies that are both cost-effective and insightful are deemed necessary,” said Mithun Shetty, CEO, Trescon.
World Big Data & Analytics Show – ASEAN was officially sponsored by Platinum Sponsor – Dataiku; Premium Gold Sponsor – Snowflake; Gold Sponsors – Denodo, Talend; Silver Sponsor – WhereScape and Qubole
About World Big Data & Analytics Show
World Big Data & Analytics Show is a thought-leadership-driven, business-focused, global series of events that takes place in strategic locations across the world.
The show features exciting keynotes, government and enterprise use-case presentations, product showcase, panel discussions, and tech talks to discuss the latest challenges and explore the latest applications in data-powered solutions.
For further details, please contact:
Monith M Shetty
Corporate Communication Executive