NUS-ISS SkillsFuture Series Seminar: Building a Data Moat for your Business

Some estimate 90% of the world data was created in the last few years. Businesses are jumping on the bandwagon to utilise the data wave for creating long term value for their customers through Analytics. Existing businesses need to build data management capabilities while new businesses could create data led competitive advantages.

Who Should Attend
  • Professionals who are interested in using data analytics in their businesses

Date / Time / Venue
  • 2 Jul 2018, Monday
  • 2:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Institute of Systems Science
    25 Heng Mui Keng Terrace
    Singapore 119615
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Seminar Agenda

 1:30pm Registration & Networking
 2:00pm Opening Address
by Mr. Nirmal Raja Palaparthi
Principal Lecturer & Consultant, Analytics & Intelligent Systems Practice, NUS-ISS
 2:10pm

Analytics led transformation in the Banking Sector
 
The financial sector has been the first off the blocks on utilising data for running their business more efficiently. This talk focuses on what are the traditional ways in which banks utilise data and the upcoming challenges with new kinds of data and fin-tech players coming in.

by Mr. Abhisek Ghosh
Regional Analytics Head, VISA

 2:45pm Building businesses around Analytics
Analytics and Data can be used as a differentiator to build a business. The difficulties are about collecting a large amount of data in a sustainable manner and extracting business value but once the challenges are overcome, a data moat can be created. Behavioural sciences plays an important role here and this talk will focus on this aspect.

by Mr. Kushal Bhomick
Co-Founder, Teamstreamz

3:20pm  Refreshment & Networking  
3:50pm Linking Data to Strategy and Operations – Building Competitive Advantage
Data is the new oil, and there are powerful new capabilities to extract actionable insight from increasingly large data sets. In this new world, is there a role for individuals to hone a superior analytical mindset, and to apply this mindset to improve strategy and operations? These are some questions that the talk will address, based on insights from consulting practice and academic research

by Dr. Ashish Kumar
Principal Consultant, Bell Labs Consulting
 4:25pm Panel Discussion

Using data for Business advantage
Some estimate 90% of the world data was created in the last few years. Businesses are jumping on the bandwagon to utilise the data wave for creating long term value for their customers through Analytics. Existing businesses need to build data management capabilities while new businesses could create data led competitive advantages. What are the must haves and the watch outs for utilising data to derive business advantage?

Moderated by Mr. Nirmal Raja Palaparthi
Principal Lecturer & Consultant, Analytics & Intelligent Systems Practice, NUS-ISS


Panelists:
Mr. Abhisek Ghosh,Regional Analytics Head, VISA
Mr. Kushal Bhomick , Co-Founder, Teamstreamz
Dr. Ashish Kumar, Principal Consultant, Bell Labs Consulting

 5:00pm Thanks & Goodbye
Please note that the programme may be subject to change.

Speakers

ashish kumar Dr. Ashish Kumar, Principal Consultant, Bell Labs Consulting Linkedin Profile View Biography
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Dr. Ashish Kumar works in the domains of economics, operations and customer experience in Bell Labs Consulting, part of Nokia group (which he joined in 1999). He also leads consulting engagements in the Asia Pacific region. His recent consulting projects include projects delivered in Singapore to help enhance the resilience and future-proof-ness of telecom networks. He has worked in product development in consulting, analytics and security. He has delivered business benchmarking and market entry studies for operators in ten countries in Asia. He was part of the team that first implemented the managed services/ managed capacity model on a large scale for the first time in the mobile industry. He has a Ph.D. in management from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, M.Tech. from the National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai and B.E. from IIT Roorkee. He has six academic papers and one book to his credit.

KUSHAL BHOMICK Mr. Kushal Bhomick, Co-founder and Chief Revenue Officer, TeamStreamz Linkedin Profile View Biography
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Kushal oversees the development and implementation of revenue and customer growth initiatives at TeamStreamz. Before joining the founding team of TeamStreamz, Kushal was with Oracle for over a decade in various Sales leadership roles across Asia Pacific and Japan – building and scaling successful sales and customer success operations. He dreams of “organisations of the future” which will need to harness mobility, data and behavioural sciences. Kushal has a MBA from NUS Business School and a Masters degree in Organizational Behaviour from INSEAD.

ABHISEK GHOSH Mr. Abhisek Ghosh, Regional Analytics Head, VISA Linkedin ProfileView Biography
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Analytics and consulting leader with over 15 years of international account management experience in Singapore, India, South Korea, Thailand, Egypt, Nigeria and Kenya. Trusted advisor to executive leadership in defining investment priorities and evaluating strategic growth drivers. Involved in in managing large P&L, establishing centres of excellence and leading business transformations. Extensive experience in delivering large scale big data and analytics initiatives for top tier financial institutions and merchants

 

 


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