TimeTopic / Synopsis
9:00am-9:30am Registration & Refreshments
9:30am - 9:35am Welcome address
9:35am-9:55am Architecting to Infuse AI to Your Enterprise
by Gerard Surendran Saverimuthu, Server Tech Sales Leader, IBM ASEAN

A decade from now, all businesses are likely to be called AI businesses! Becoming digital is the norm. The new world inspired by AI is about creating intelligence that doesn't just do what it's told, but has the ability to anticipate the needs of its users and customers through a combination of pattern recognition, knowledge, planning, and reasoning. Find out how you can build a form of cognition and thinking ability into every product or solution or touch points of your clients.
9.55am-10.25am Data Agility and Insights
by Todd Walls, Technical Strategy and Client Success Executive, Storage and SDI, Systems, IBM WW

Hybrid cloud is the platform on which cognitive solutions are built. Data is the resource on which cognitive solutions depend. Storage is the foundation that ensures data is available when & where it’s needed in the form most easily consumed. Build a data strategy roadmap to achieve your AI vision. And now with the utility model, you can pay as you use which allows you to scale when there is a data surge.
10.25am-10.50am Hybrid Cloud Object Storage: Managing Exponential Data Growth to your Business Advantage
by Chen Tong Cai, Cloud Object Storage Specialist, IBM ASEAN

90 % of all data was created in the last two years. And by 2020, high-value data – that is, data worth analysing to achieve actionable intelligence – will double. Hybrid cloud object storage, a new approach in which businesses deploy their data storage both on-premises and on the public cloud. This enables them to place data where it makes the most sense for their applications and services – today and as business requirements evolve. This provides the flexibility, scalability and simplicity required to unlock your data's business value.
10:50am-11:10am Coffee Break
11:10am-11:35am Insider Story: Accelerating Data-Driven Decision Making with New Partnerships
by Ivan Wong, Analytics Cloud Architect, IBM Malaysia

Are you tackling big data in Hadoop? What does it mean to your business if you could process data 275% faster on your Hadoop platform? .Discover how Hortonworks, IBM Data Science Experience, and Machine Learning platform collectively create desired analytic results faster and at scale for data-centric workloads, such as database, Hadoop and Spark.
11:35am-12:20pm Ideas Exchange
by Table Facilitators

Designing for a cognitive business requires infrastructure that gives meaning to unstructured and dark data which can perform when the window of action is milliseconds. Spark new ideas via this exchange of experiences with your peers in table.
12.20pm-12.30pm Readout and Closing
Facilitated by: Todd Walls, Technical Strategy and Client Success Executive, Storage and SDI, Systems, IBM WW
12:30pm - 1:30pm Networking Lunch

IBM Worldwide Events

Event Details


14 November 2017, Tuesday

9:30am - 1:30pm
(Registration starts at 9:00am)

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Kuala Lumpur - Hibiscus Room, Level 10
The Intermark, 348, Jalan Tun Razak
50400 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Registration closes on 13 November 2017