The Smartcon event series aim to become a trendsetter in areas including disruptive technologies, advanced analytics, big data, IoT, digital marketing and technology-enabled smarter decision-making. Opinion leaders, practitioners and trend analysts will share insights and foresights to portray innovative business models that integrate big data technologies. Global business models and trends will be demonstrated and discussed in MENA Market and specific industries context.
The agenda will explore various topics and themes on data enabled business applications and smarter management. Featuring a top line up of leading global industry experts, guest speakers include Dr. Alex Sandy Pentland, Co-creator at MIT Media Lab and Co-leader for Big Data Initiative at World Economic Forum and Dr. Usama Fayyad, Chief Data Officer and Group Managing Director at Barclays & former Chief Data Officer of Yahoo. [Read more]