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Using AI Powered Analytics for Digital Acceleration
Facts, fallacies and considerations for innovative analytics

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27 October 2021 | Online
A complimentary ITWeb Webinar brought to you in partnership with iOCO and IBM

Date: 27 October 2021

Time: 11:00 (GMT+2)

Duration: 1 hour

Discover the analytics approaches that truly transform business

iOCO, in collaboration with IBM and ITWeb, invites you to this hard-hitting session outlining the factors that accelerate business, why data and analytics efforts can fail, and how-AI Powered Analytics is enabling technology-driven business transformation.

Hear from experts from the world-renowned IBM Institute of Business Value how global businesses are accelerating their transformation, and which approaches work, and which don’t. Be the first to hear the results of the Institute’s new digital acceleration study with insights outlining how South African businesses differ from global business.

You’ll discover from iOCO data and analytics experts why many local data projects fail, and how South African businesses stack up in terms of analytics maturity; and find out which AI capabilities are most beneficial for businesses.

Whether you’re a strategic business decision maker, data scientist, analytics or BI professional, existing IBM analytics customer or looking to better understand changing trends and solutions for digital acceleration, this session is for you.

Why should you attend?

Be first to hear the IBM Institute for Business Value findings on digital acceleration in SA

Discover how data and analytics give business the transformative edge

Learn the facts, fallacies and failures in the world of data and analytics

Hear the experts unpack the IBM roadmap for AI-powered analytics innovation

Who should attend?

This event is for you, if you are a strategic business decision maker or IT professional wanting to deploy enhanced analytics, including: CEO, CIO, CFO, CDO, CAO, Finance managers, Heads of data and analytics, Analytics and business intelligence leaders, Data analytics managers, Data scientists, Data architects, AI & ML specialists from across industries.

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Agenda

Agenda
11:00

Welcome

Nastassia Arendse, Financial Journalist

11:05

Digital acceleration around the globe (and in South Africa): trends and research by the IBM Institute for Business Value

Anthony Marshall, Senior Research Director, IBM Institute for Business Value

Lisa-Giane Fisher, Leader, Middle East and Africa, IBM Institute for Business Value

11:25

Panel discussion: challenges and opportunities in optimising data for differentiation

Nastassia Arendse, Financial Journalist

Anthony Marshall, Senior Research Director, IBM Institute for Business Value

Lisa-Giane Fisher, Leader, Middle East and Africa, IBM Institute for Business Value

Dave Albert, Global Business Partner Segment Lead, IBM Data and AI Apps

Varsha Ramesar, Cluster Executive for Data and Analytics, iOCO

11:50

Q & A

Nastassia Arendse, Financial Journalist

Anthony Marshall, Senior Research Director, IBM Institute for Business Value

Lisa-Giane Fisher, Leader, Middle East and Africa, IBM Institute for Business Value

Varsha Ramesar, Cluster Executive for Data and Analytics, iOCO

Dave Albert, Global Business Partner Segment Lead, IBM Data and AI Apps

12:00

End of webinar

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About iOCO

Driven by our purpose to Solve, iOCO brings together leading-edge technology and great people to create solutions that transform business. iOCO is your digital journey partner in an exponential future.

www.ioco.tech

About IBM

IBM is the global leader in business transformation, serving clients in more than 170 countries around the world. Today, 47 of the Fortune 50 companies rely on the IBM Cloud to run their business and IBM Watson enterprise AI is hard at work in more than 20,000 engagements. IBM is also one of the world’s most vital corporate research organizations, with 26 consecutive years of patent leadership. Above all, guided by principles for trust and transparency and support for a more inclusive society, IBM is committed to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.

www.ibm.com