Event Overview

Turning data into insights has never been more critical to business success. So how do you get started – and how can GBM’s solutions help? This half-day event will help you explore how you can give your data the real purpose and value with a unified data and analytics strategy.

In order to turn AI aspirations into outcomes, organizations must embark on the journey to AI. Many businesses are looking to accelerate their journey to AI, must leverage data to support transformational insights.

Who Should Attend?

CIO

Chief Technology Officer

Chief Analytics Officer

Chief Data Officer

Chief Digital Officer

IT Heads

Data Scientists/ IT Managers/ System Engineers

Head of IT Infrastructure

Senior IT Managers

Other IT Influencers & Decision Makers

Meet Our Speakers

Mostafa Zafer
Vice President, IBM Data & AI and Automation
IBM Technology MEA

Muhammed Raza Jessani
SVP - Head of Strategic Planning & Business Analytics Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB)

Annmarie Mccormack
Head Of Analytics Impact
Chalhoub Group

Sadaf Rizvi
Head of Data Governance - Enterprise IT
Al-Futtaim Group

Mohammed Riaz
General Manager
GBM Dubai

Arjun Sarkar
Senior Director, E-commerce Solutions & Partnerships
Dubai CommerCity

Joy Paul
Regional Leader – Analytics, AI, Risk & ESG Gulf Business Machines

Mohit Saraswat
ISV Sales Manager- Middle East, Turkey & Africa
Amazon Web Services

Ranjit Rajan
Vice President, Research
IDC

Geordee George
Enterprise Architect
GBM

Timing

09:00 am

Sessions

Registration

09:30 am

Welcome Address
Mohammed Riaz
General Manager, GBM Dubai

09:40 am

Keynote Presentation
Ranjit Rajan
VP and Head of Research META, IDC

10:00am

IBM Session
Mostafa Zafer
VP Data & AI and Automation MEA, IBM

10:30 am

GBM Session
Joy Paul
Regional Leader – Analytics, AI, Risk & ESG, GBM
Topic: Beyond The Hype – How AI & Data Are Driving Enterprise Agility

11:15 am

AWS Session: IBM Software and AWS – Better Together

Mohit Saraswat
ISV Sales Manager- Middle East, Turkey & Africa, Amazon Web Services

11:35 am

Coffee Break

12:00 pm

Customer Keynote: How Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics are driving enterprise agility

Muhammed Raza Jessani
SVP – Head of Strategic Planning & Business Analytics, Dubai Islamic Bank

12:20 pm

Customer Panel: Beyond the Hype: How AI and Data are driving Enterprise Agility

Annmarie Mccormack

Annmarie Mccormack
Head Of Analytics Impact, Chalhoub Group

Arjun

Arjun Sarkar
Senior Director – Ecommerce Solutions & Partnerships, Dubai CommerCity

Sadaf Rizvi
Head of Data Governance – Enterprise IT, Al-Futtaim Group

Geordee George

Geordee George
Enterprise Architect, GBM

Moderator:

Ranjit Rajan
VP and Head of Research META, IDC

01:05 pm

Closing Remarks
Mohammed Riaz
General Manager, GBM Dubai

01:15 pm

Networking Lunch

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