The Big DATA SUMMIT Live right now at the time of this report. It is an event put together by Data Science Nigeria.
VENUE: Oriental Hotel,Victoria Island,Lagos.
CONVENER: Bayo Adekanmbi.
Key highlights of the event is below and subject to changes
|8:30-9:00||Arrival & Registration
Big data product demo (Microsoft suites)
|9:15-9:30||Welcome Address: Data Science and Digital revolution- Nigeria’s readiness road map||Bayo Adekanmbi,
Convener, Data Science Nigeria
|9:30-10:00am||Key note: Data is the New Oil||Dr Yemi Kale,
Statistician General of the Federation
|10:00-10:10||Big Data quiz and wins 1||Interswitch|
|10:10-10:30||What does a CEO want from Data Science?||Uzoma Dozie,
CEO Diamond Bank
Practical Applications of Data and Analytics in Business and Government
Partner and Head, Risk Consulting , Innovation and Data Analytics, KPMG
|11:00-11:45||Panel Discussion 1: How to build the Nigeria Big Data for Economic Development roadmap.||Leading experts across consulting, business and academic space|
|11:45-12:00||Big Data quiz and wins 2||Interswitch|
|12:00-12:35||Panel Discussion 2: Exploring the machine learning/data science ecosystem – local success stories||Leading hands-on experts across consulting, business and academic space|
|12:35 – 12:50||Winning with Microsoft Azure||Microsoft|
|12:50-1:30||Big Data and practical business applications: case study of Zenvus precision farming using big data||Dr Ndubuisi Ekekwe
Chairman, Famiscro Group and inventor of Zenvus Precision/Intelligent Farming and author of Innovation Sankofa
|1:30-1:40||Data Science Nigeria Update|
|1:45||Vote of thanks and quick menu|
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