Leaders from Amazon and Google will be among over 30 of the biggest industry influencers to share their knowledge on the rise and impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Big Data Analytics on Asian businesses at the 2nd NextBigTech Asia conference & exhibition at Connexion@Nexus, Bangsar South, Kuala Lumpur on 2 and 3 October 2018.
Organized by Knowledge Group, the two-day conference is the anchor event to the global festival, Big Data Week and will see the attendance of more than 500 IT and business professionals from diverse industries including Banking, Manufacturing, SME and the Public Sector. Discussions from e-governance to the success of data-driven companies in the current business climate, including hot topics like, “Will Humanoids Teach Us The True Potential in AI?”, “Will Early Adopters Pull The Funding Plug On Their Data Lakes?”, and “How Safe is Our Data: Data Breach Prevention via Adaptive Security Approach”, will be addressed in a mix of informative speeches, presentations and panel discussions, with ample opportunities for networking.
Key speakers include Sally Eaves, Forbes Technology Council of Blockchain & AI & Chief Executive Officer of Sustainable Asset Exchange, United Kingdom; Dr Saket Kumar, Chief Data Scientist, Global Premium Services, Google LLC, United States; Kenny Tan, Alibaba Cloud’sCountry Manager for Malaysia and Thailand; Sohan Maheshwar, Alexa Evangelist from Amazon; Amos Tay, Head of Business of Fave; and Francesca Chia, Co-Founder of GoGet.
Also sharing their expertise are Dr Angshuman Ghosh, Lead Data Scientist at Target, India; Allen Yeung, Our Hong Kong Foundation and Former Government Chief Information Officer and Raju Chellam, Vice President of New Technologies, Fusionex.
Speakers from banking and securities include Tarrill Baker, HSBC’s Chief Data Officer and Deepak Sharma the Chief Digital Officer at Kotak Mahindra Bank.
Mr. Selva Nagappan, Managing Director of Knowledge Group of Companies and host of conference said, “We are featuring these key opinion leaders at NextBigTech Asia in the hopes that AI & Data-Driven businesses in Asia / Malaysia can benefit from their knowledge and expertise.”