SAS, Experience Your New Possible™
23 March 2017 | 9:00am – 6:00pm | Urban Tree, Sandton
SAS can help you navigate change by unlocking the full potential of your data. We do this by providing a unified and open analytics platform that enables people and organizations to derive insights and drive innovation across all parts of the organization.
Data and analytics are at the top of corporate agendas. After all, the potential of it is tremendous. Unlike other analytics vendors, the SAS platform can deliver cleansed, governed, real-time data from disparate sources that enables analytics across your organization. SAS provides a unified and open analytics insights platform with solutions that integrate well into your existing infrastructure so you can enable your business to do agile and effective analytics on business problems, from simple to most complex.
We can empower business units to generate analytic insights on their own by automating decision-making and applying the power of analytics and business rules directly where business decisions are being made.
Join us as we bring together some of our customers, hear their successes, learn from their mistakes and take away a tangible plan to drive business success in your business, with big data and analytics.
|09:00am - 09:30am||Breakfast|
|9:30am - 9:40am||Welcome|
Desan Naidoo, Vice President - SAS Africa
|9:40am - 10:10am||Analytics of the Future |
Yigit Karabag, Information Management & Analytics Practice Manager Middle East, Turkey & Africa - SAS Middle East
|10:10am - 10:40am||Customer Perspective by Standard Bank|
Thula Ngonyama, PBB / Rest of Africa / Head: Information Management and Customer Insights - Standard Bank
|10:40am - 11:00am||How Data Privacy affects our Data-Driven Reality?|
Obed Lesejane, Sr Business Solutions Manager - SAS Africa
|11:00am - 11:20am||Coffee Break|
|11:20am - 12:10am||Customer Perspectives by Multichoice|
Annie Symington, HOD: Analytics | MultiChoice Centre of Information & Insights - Multichoice
|12:10am - 12:40am||Fraud Insights|
Hosted by William Lawrence, SSA Fraud & Financial Crime Lead - SAS Africa
|12:40pm - 1:10pm||Customer Perspectives by Eskom|
Dika Modise, Head - Analytics Centre of Excellence - Eskom
|1:10pm - 1:45pm||Lunch|
|1:45pm - 2:15pm||Customer Perspective by Statistics South Africa|
Luxolo Lengs, Business Modernisation - Statistics South Africa
|2:15pm - 3:00pm||Customer Insights Roundtable|
Hosted by David Cosgrave, Presales Director - SAS Africa
|3:00pm - 3:15pm||Closing - with Q & A|
Zuko Mdwaba, General Manager - SAS South Africa
|3:15pm - 6:00pm||Cocktails & Networking|
- Yigit Karabağ Head of Information Management & Analytics Practice - Middle East, Turkey & Africa - SAS Middle East
- Thula Ngonyama PBB / Rest of Africa / Head: Information Management and Customer Insights - Standard Bank