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PinkDATA18 – Big Data & Analytics Summit

A Roadmap to an Enterprise Data Lake

The PinkDATA18 Summit will give you the tools to build on the fundamentals of data management, business intelligence (BI), and analytics; harness innovative technologies such as AI, blockchain and IoT; and accelerate the shift toward a data-driven culture to lead the way to better business outcomes.

Join us for thought-leading sessions by Industry Experts on how to:

  • Make analytics and insight part of the DNA for every employee, action, business process and decision
  • Develop a foundation of business trust through data quality, security, privacy and governance
  • Build and execute a world-class data and analytics strategy
  • Modernize your infrastructure and adopt new architectural approaches to support digital transformation
  • Lead by enabling the right culture, people, skills and organizational structure
  • Accelerate the adoption of new roles (such as chief data officer), skills, ways of working and data-driven thinking
  • Exploit diverse datasets, teams and thinking to innovate business models


  • Venue: Mandarin Oriental, Singapore

  • Date: Thursday May 10th 2018

  • Regular Price: SGD 395
    Early Bird Offer: SGD 295 

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“It’s time for data and analytics leaders to become the epicenter of business value.”

- Jan-Willem Middelburg

Conference Description

Big Data provides a competitive advantage for organizations that are able to capture value from disparate data sources. Yet most organizations drown in the volume and complexity of their own data and struggle to capture real business value from their investments.

In this one-day Big Data Summit, Pink Elephant will discuss the Enterprise Big Data Roadmap – a structured step-by-step approach that discusses all aspects of setting up an effective Enterprise Data Lake and capture real business value. The PinkDATA18 Big Data & Analytics Summit covers 7 sessions that guides participants through the different phases of the Big Data Framework. Within only one day, you will cover all the essential knowledge domains that are involved when setting up or improving Big Data initiatives in organizations.

Pink Elephant – the leading global IT Best Practice education, consulting and conference service provider – is proud to have trained and consulted on Big Data solutions with leading Fortune 500 companies.

Target Audience

The PinkDATA18 Big Data & Analytics Summit is intended for business and IT professionals in enterprise organization who want to learn the key concepts of Big Data. This Summit covers all the major elements of Big Data, from the initial set up of a Big Data strategy, to the Big Data Architecture and cultural aspects within Big Data Teams.

The Big Data Roadmap

Each session described below takes around 45-60 min. After each session you have a small break to enjoy all the good things the Mandarin Oriental has to offer. Between 13:00 and 14:00 the Mandarin Oriental will serve their amazing lunch.

  • 09:00 – Session 1 – Inspiration: The World of Big Data

  • 10:00 – Session 2 – Big Data Strategy: How to set up an Enterprise Big Data strategy

  • 11:00 – Session 3 – Big Data Architecture: The Fundamentals of an Big Data Strategy

  • 12:00 – Session 4 – Big Data Algorithms: The five most important algorithms and in Big Data

  • 14:00 – Session 5 – Big Data Processes: Creating a data lake from disparate data sources to capture value for the enterprise

  • 15:00 – Session 6 – Big Data Functions: Setting up Big Data in the Enterprise – knowledge, skills and organizational set up

  • 16:00 – Session 7 – Artificial Intelligence: How to Use Big Data to move to the intelligence Enterprise

Detailed Session Descriptions

Session 1 – Inspiration – Digital Transformation with Big Data and AI
Speaker: Andrew Milroy, Head of Consulting, Ovum

Big Data and AI are increasingly critical to innovation and business transformation. This presentation will discuss how the use of big data analytics and AI can radically transform business models and create new opportunities. It will offer use cases as well as predicting how are use of data will evolve and some of the challenges that we will face.

Ovum is a market-leading data, research and consulting firm, focused on helping digital service providers and their vendor partners thrive in the connected digital economy. Through its 150 analysts worldwide, it offers expert analysis and strategic insight across the telecoms, media and technology industries.