Guest Speakers

Chungho
Cloudera

Mr. Chung Ho

Director of Services, Asia-Pacific and Japan, Cloudera

Chung Ho currently serves as Cloudera’s Director of Professional Services overseeing all Big Data implementations across Asia-Pacific and Japan region.  He is vastly experienced, with almost 20 years of experience in IT infrastructure specializing in Big Data, Cloud Automation, and Data Center infrastructure.

His primary role includes:

- Helping Cloudera customers enable and execute on their Big Data journey

- Building out the Cloudera ecosystem in APJ

- Driving the value of data with Customers

Prior to joining Cloudera, Chung served at Cisco Cloud CTO for APJC providing Cisco cloud related solutions to Enterprise and Service Providers customers. He has also served as Director of Product Management at Splunk.

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Wit

Dr. Wit Sittivaekin

Chief Marketing Officer, DC Consultants and Marketing Communications

Wit is a PR veteran and a news anchor. He's currently Chief Marketing Officer at DC Consultants and Marketing Communications, a leading PR firm in Thailand. Besides, he is hosting a morning news program for TV Channel 5, a national TV station.

Prior to this current position, Wit gained his credential by working as Corporate communications for BMW Group Thailand, a subsidiary of BMW Group AG in Germany from 2000 to 2007, where he assumed also position as head of Marketing for BMW brand. In mid 2007, Wit left BMW and joined SCB as head of Corporate Communications and Branding where he looked after Press Affairs and brand building project for the bank for a year.

After his career at SCB, Wit joined DC Consultants and marketing communications, while working in TV industry mainly as program hosts. As for his background in press industry, while he was pursuing his Ph.D. in the UK, he worked as a partimer football journalist for Dailynews Newspaper for 5 years. He was one of the founding news anchor for Nation Channel, Thailand's Cable News network after his return to Thailand in 1999.

Besides, Wit is currently a columnist for the two leading Thai newspapers, Dailynews and Krungthep Thurakij from 2010.

SAS Experts

Deepak

Mr. Deepak Ramanathan

Chief Technology Officer, SAS Asia Pacific

Deepak is the Chief Technology Officer, SAS for the North Asia region. His role is to provide support to the region across the Technology dimension. Deepak helps customers with understanding the value of business analytics and processes to help leverage their existing SAS investments.

Deepak has been advising customers on formulating their Big Data strategies to enable them to derive value. His customers range from banking and Financial Services to Telecommunications to Retail.

Deepak has been working with customers in building value propositions around Big Data Analytics and the prioritizing their initiatives in these areas. The tasks include

  • Help in identifying projects that lend themselves to Big Data Analytics
  • Defining a platform infrastructure to drive these projects
  • Establish a value matrix to assist in driving future projects
  • Help move these implementations out of the lab into operational mode

He has over 14 yrs of experience in SAS, ranging from implementation, consulting, sales support and business development with over 14 years of experience the in the areas of business analytics. He has had project exposure across verticals like Banking and Finance, Telecom, and Retail and Manufacturing in the Asia Pacific region.

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Mazhar Legari

Mr. Mazhar Leghari

Principal Business Solutions Manager, Analytical Platform Center of Excellence, SAS

Mazhar is primarily responsible for delivering strategic insight for solutions and best practices within Information Management domain, leveraging his deep experience in disciplines such as data governance, data quality, master data management (MDM) and integration. Prior to joining SAS, Mazhar was with Oracle, where he spent five years as a Solution Architect and Product Manager for Enterprise Information Management solutions involving Data Management and Fusion Middleware. Mazhar previously worked with Siebel for 6 years prior to its acquisition by Oracle as a Regional Architect.

He has 15+ years of experience within domains such as CRM, Data Management, BI, Middleware and Integration across industries such as  FSI, Telecoms, Retail, Manufacturing, Energy, etc..

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Registration for this event is complimentary. There is no fee to attend.

Date:

Wednesday 13 May 2015


Event Time:

1:00 pm – 5:15pm


Venue:

Ballroom I, 7 floor 
Sofitel Sukhumvit Hotel

More Information:

Khun Korakot Sermsup

Tel: +662 663 6888 ext.1714

E-Mail:CustomerDatabase.thl@sas.com

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