Big Data: It's Everywhere. And So Are We.

August 22, 2016

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Co-Presented By: MapR

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Real time Analytics for Telcos

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Financial Services - Detecting Fraud & Managing Risk

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High-Frequency Decisioning: Business Results at Large Scale

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Agenda: August 22, 2016

Rydges Melbourne (CBD)
186 Exhibition Street, Melbourne
Victoria, Australia

2:00pm - 2:15pm Registration
2:15pm - 2:20pm Welcome Justin Bock, Regional Sales Director, ANZ, MapR
2:20pm - 2:50pm High-Frequency Decisioning: Business Results at Large Scale Colman Madden, Solution Architect, MapR
2:50pm - 3:20pm Financial Services - Detecting Fraud & Managing Risk Mark Townley, SVP ANZ, Global FS Lead, EACIIT
3:20pm - 3:50pm Building a Big Data Personalisation Engine Christopher Thom, Data Scientist, Quantium
3:50pm - 4:00pm Break
4:00pm - 4:30pm Revisiting Velocity in Big Data Richard Scrivener, Enterprise Data Architect, Sportsbet
4:30pm - 5:00pm From adversity to results – How “Big Data” changed our Security Operations Andre Fucs de Miranda, Security Operations Centre Manager, Macquarie Telecom
5:00pm - 5:30pm Real time Analytics for Telcos Adnan Javed, Assistant VP Sales, CellOS
5:30pm - 5:45pm Streams Demo Colman Madden, Solution Architect, MapR
5:45pm - 7:30pm Drinks & Networking

Featured Speakers

Christopher Thom

Christopher Thom

Data Scientist, Quantium Chris is a data scientist and consultant at Quantium. In his time at Quantium he has led the analytics team helping Woolworths’ personalise all their customer communications, developed pricing models for the largest industrial gas supplier in the world, and built predictive models for multi-national tech companies. Prior to Quantium he was an astrophysicist working on the Hubble Space Telescope, where he developed automated data processing pipelines to understand how galaxies are made.

Andre Fucs de Miranda

Andre Fucs de Miranda

Security Operations Centre Manager, Macquarie Telecom

With nearly 20 years of experience on Information Security, Andre Fucs de Miranda has spent good part of his life securing information systems around the globe.

Although Andre was one of the first researchers to predict the rise of digitally signed modular malware – a critical characteristic of modern “APTs” – his real passion are the social-economic aspects of information security and the eternal quest for efficiency in cyber security operation. Andre is also an active committer to Apache NiFi and an accidental big data user.

In his current role as SOC Manager, Andre leads a team of talented security professionals in their mission to secure our cyberspace from an myriad of cyber threats.

Adnan Javed

Adnan Javed

Assistant VP Sales

Adnan is a senior technology leader with more than a 10-year career in telecommunication and sales. He began his career with Nokia and subsequently worked with Ericsson and ZTE on global telecommunication projects. He has been involved in deriving value for telcos through real time analytics in the past few years. To that effect he has one issued patent in USA while another one is pending review.

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Big Data Everywhere

Rydges Melbourne (CBD)
186 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia