Day 1 :
Time : 08:45 - 09:25
Shabir Momin became the youngest CTO, he was also awarded as the Entrepreneur of the Year in 2013 by TIE. He has had a successful track record in various technology and business positions at a CXO level for few years before he became an entrepreneur. He has sold few ventures in the past and his current ventures that he has founded and co-founded are ZengaTV, one of the leading OTT services in India, OneDigital Entertainment Largest, a Digital content company in India, OneAxcess.com. He is a successful Entrepreneur and a professional with an excellent track record in technology innovation, especially in the digital media and convergence technology. In the past, he has been the Head of Asia for a technology innovation company called Picsel Technologies (UK) and Sentac Inc. (USA). He has also been CEO Asia for I-Connect Inc., a US based MNC, an operation comprising more than 9000 employees working out of the Asia Pacific region.
The world is evolving faster than we know. Brands communication and sales approach are changing and now becoming more driven by data mined, predictive and AI-based decision making. Gut calls will still be there but would be taking a back seat. While the data-driven market is growing exponentially, brands these days are not yet using the data-driven information to do the predictive sale. The Deep analysis can also be used for decision making strategy to do right positioning among its competition. The data-driven ecosystem will grow manifold in the near future resulting in the data explosion. With this, brands use the data for better outcomes if used strategically through predictive analytics which helps to understand the business insights. The challenge which the brands face is that they do not know which data to collect and how to analyze the collected data. A lot of brands are facing the same issue. It is a matter of utmost importance for any business survive first and then drive its growth, therefore it is necessary to build the right data science strategy through collecting the right data along with the right analysis to build the expected business ecosystem to get the best results.
Time : 09:25 - 10:05
Microsoft Corporation, UAE
Time : 10:30 - 11:10
Mahmoud Moussa is a Cloud Solution Architect for Big Data and AI in Microsoft, with the Middle East and Africa Coverage. 16 Years of Experience in the field of Data and a variety of Business Markets Bridging the Technology and Business is the key focus.