SAS | The Power to Know



Topic & Speaker

 8am onwards
Registrations Open
18.35am - 8.45am

Welcome Address

Shukri Dabaghi
Regional Director, Middle East and Francophone Africa, SAS

8.45am - 9.15am

Big Data and Analytics for Government Innovation

Dr. Wayne Thompson
Chief Data Scientist, SAS

9.15am - 9.45am

Data and Predictive Analytics and Today's Policing

Colonel Barakat Yakoub Al Kindi
Head of Systems & Development, Abu Dhabi Police

9.45am - 10.30am

Shaping Dubai’s Data driven Health Policy

Altijani Huissin
Lead Health Economist, Dubai Health Authority

 10.30am - 10.55amCOFFEE BREAK
10:55am - 11:25am

Harnessing the Value of Abu Dhabi’s Judicial Data

Khawla Al Qubaisi
Director - Information Technology, Abu Dhabi Judicial Department

11.25am - 11.55am

Building a National Analytics/ Data Science Talent Pool

Dr. Mohammed Ebrahim Al-Mualla, CEng, MIET, SMIEEE
Senior Vice President – Research & Graduate Studies, Khalifa University

711.55am - 12.20pmPRAYER BREAK
812.20pm - 12.50pm

Health insurance analytics - Journey of Daman

Marco Roehrle
Manager Advanced Analytics, National Health Insurance, Daman

12.50pm - 1.20pm

Data & the Digital Dividend

Simon Dennis
Central Government Director, SAS UK

1.20pm - 1.30pm

Closing Remarks

Marcel Yammine
General Manager - Gulf & Emerging Markets, SAS

 1.30pm onwardsLunch


Note: Please send a request to your SAS representative if you would like to

  1. Have a quick discussion with the product team on the day of the summit
  2. Connect with any of the speakers privately anytime during the summit

Upon registration, you will be sent a confirmation email of participation, with an option to add the event to your calendar.

Event Details

Wednesday, 4 November 2015

08.00am - 2.00pm

The Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal,
Abu Dhabi,
United Arab Emirates

Roma 1

View map & directions

Please contact
Anup Namboodiri
Haytham Gallabi

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