2018 Melbourne Business Analytics Conference
Melbourne Business School's Centre for Business Analytics held the 2nd annual Melbourne Business Analytics Conference on Thursday 19 July 2018 at NAB in the Docklands.
We welcomed a great lineup of the best local and international experts, including 3 renowned US academics, to share their insights on the transformation of decision making through advanced analytics, data science, big data, machine learning, AI and leadership in data and analytics with an audience of 750+ board members, senior executives, and industry professionals.
See the agenda, speaker bios and further details at the Melbourne Business Analytics Conference website.
2018 Conference highlights
MBS Dean Prof Ian Harper - Welcome speech
Melbourne Lord Mayor Sally Capp - Opening speech
NYU Stern Prof. Anindya Ghose - Using AI and Blockchain to Monetize the Mobile Economy
Stanford Dr Steve Eglash - Advanced Analytics and AI Creating Competitive Advantage
SAS Felix Liao - AI path to leveraging technology and people for business outcomes
MBS Dr Hugh Williams - What can Australia learn from Silicon Valley
Berkeley Haas Prof. Steve Tadelis - Using Economics and Machine Learning to Engineer Trust
MBS & AT Kearney - Launching the Global Analytics Impact Index
Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon - final pitches and awards ceremony
Business Analytics Conference social snapshot
The social networks were buzzing with the excitement of the Business Analytics Conference, with a total reach of 1.8 million.