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25 AUGUST 2021


Data Analytics, artificial intelligence and cloud computing are the key drivers for digital transformation in the age of COVID. Enterprises are looking at leveraging analytics and AI to improve decisions, and cloud to improve efficiency. The most mature enterprises are going further and applying these forces to one another. They make analytics and AI more agile with cloud and analytics processes more effective with AI. The risk lies in complexity - individual tools, teams and projects often necessitate new skills, rely on hand coding and other techniques that don't scale, and compete for limited resources.

With data sprawling across databases, data warehouses, data lakes, and data marts, across many clouds and on-premises, enterprises are grappling with how to centrally manage and govern their usage.
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What's in store for you at DAICON?

Exclusive Insights

Hear from though leaders on ways to formulate strategy that encompasses organizational culture and skills to align with business priorities and outcomes and leverage key data and analytics, cloud, and AI trends. Gain insights into the best and next practices to drive real business value and deliver innovation

Meet Evangelists and Influencers

DAICON will hostindustry stalwarts, next-gen brands, Cloud, Data& AI evangelists, to discover and discuss the influence of Data Analytics, AI and Cloud on Customer & Enterprise segments, digital transformation prospects and development platforms


DAICON is a platform that enable organizations and individuals chalk-out strategies in adopting forward-looking technologies from the world of Data, AI and Cloud. Our extensive delegate research ensures an opportunity to meet relevant stakeholders. JoinCXOs, decision-makers, principal data/analytics officers, data scientists, innovation heads, brand managers, principal data scientists and many more as they lay out their transformational goals.
Glimpses of our previous Data and AI Forum
Personas 20+ Personas from 18+ diverse sectors
Amplification 21 Mn impressions @ Twitter, 26k impressions @ LinkedIn Mail, 168k impressions @ LinkedIn SU
The Actual Event 3 Months of prep, 30 Hrs of shoots, 17 Keynotes and Panel discussions, 9 Live booths
Response 32k clicks, 1055 Documents downloaded, 5% engagement with participants
Experience 83% Positive response ranging from Excellent to Very Good + 84% on content

Speakers and Panellists 2021

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Mark van Staalduinen

Specialist Consultant INTERPOL, Singapore
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Abdullah Marghalany

Director – Cybersecurity Department General Directorate of Health Affairs Madinah, Ministry of Health, Saudi Arabia
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Majed Alshodari

Chief Information Security Officer Allied Cooperative Insurance Group
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Dr. Ebrahim Al Alkeem

Director Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence Government of Abu Dhabi
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Eng. Abdullah Biary

Chief Information Security Officer United Cooperative Assurance, KSA
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Dr. Osama Elhassan

Head of e-Health Section Dubai Health Authority
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Dr. Erdal Ozkaya

Fmr Chief Information Security Officer Standard Chartered Bank, UAE
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Linda Strick

Director Cloud Security Alliance
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Walid Mahmoud

Head – Information Security and Risk Management Mantrac Group, Egypt
Social Media Impact and Outreach

329 Posts

1.5 Million Reach

5 Million Impressions

32K Clicks

5% Engagement Rate
Presenting Partner
Diamond Partner
Cyber Security Partner
Gold Partners
Silver Partner
Media Partners

Key Discussion Points

Cloud based Analytics and Deployments
The role of RPA/ML/Deep Learning
Building Data Driven Enterprises
Data Protection and Privacy
Leveraging AI to tap into the power of Data
AI at the core of CX models
Digital Virtual Assistants & Chatbots
Data Valorisation and Data-as-a-Service
Automation and Intelligent Machines
NLP Models and Human and Machine Interaction
Process streamlining with DataOps, AIOps, MLOps, IoTOps
Predictive Analytics and Semantic Interoperability

DAICON Industry Focus

Government Entities
Banking, Insurance, Financial Services
Oil & Gas
Business, Legal and Professional Services

An exclusive gathering of
India’s Innovation Chieftains

DAICON is a series of events fuelled by thought leadership and insights, delivered in a business centric set up, at strategic locations across the globe

DAICON will host innovation leaders &experts and changemakers from across the region and partners from across the world who will discuss the prevalent issues faced informulating a resilient strategy for an AI-ready, cloud optimized, data-centric organization


Platform Walkthrough and Welcome
10:00 AM
Welcome Address
10:02 AM - 10:05 AM

Ashwani Mishra, Business Technology Editor, StrategINK

Industry Keynote: Developing an Effective AI Blueprint for the Enterprise - What, Why and How
10:05 AM - 10:25 AM

Johnson Poh, Head Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB), Singapore

Presenting Partner Keynote Dell Technologies Cloud
10:25 AM - 10:45

Nick Brackney, Director of Product Marketing, Dell Technologies Cloud

CXO Panel powered by VMware
Innovation Multiplied: Building Your Enterprise’s Cloud Your Way
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

Sumit Malhotra, Chief Information Officer & Business Leader, Times Internet
Rajesh Ramnani, Director - Synergy and Strategic Business, VMware
Sanjay Davar, Head, Enterprise Technology Architecture, STMicroelectronics
Arjun Vishwanathan, Chief Research Officer, StrategINK

Cyber Security Partner Keynote
The Future of Cybersecurity depends on a Platform Approach
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Huzefa Motiwala, Director, Systems Engineering, India & SAARC, Palo Alto Networks

"CISO Panel powered by Palo Alto
Security and Visibility in an Accelerated Digital Journey"
11:45 AM - 12:20 PM

Agnidipta Sarkar, Group CISO, Biocon
Amit Dhawan, CISO & DPO, Birlasoft
Huzefa Motiwala, Director, Systems Engineering, India & SAARC, Palo Alto Networks
Ashwani Mishra, Business Technology Editor, StrategINK

CXO Panel powered by AspireNXT Reinventing Future of Customer Experience
12:20 PM - 12:40 PM

Rinosh Jacob Kurian, Director- Digital Solutions, AspireNxt
Ajeesh PG, Head IT, Udaan
Ashwani Mishra, Business Technology Editor, StrategINK

Lightning Talks Using Data to Drive Revenue and Customer Experience
12:40 PM - 12:55 PM

Ujjyaini Mitra, Chief Data Officer, Zee Entertainment

CXO Panel powered by Hitachi Infinite opportunities from infinite data-Tapping the power of AI
12:55 PM - 1:20 PM

Rohit Pandharkar, Vice President & Head of Data Science, Mahindra Finance
Akshay Sukhwal, Associate Vice President, Hitachi Systems Micro Clinic
Ashwani Mishra, Business Technology Editor, StrategINK

Lightning Talks Accelerating digital transformation and the impact on pharma
1:20 PM - 1:40 PM

Rithesh Phalaksha, Director, Technology Acceleration (Digital Solutions), Novartis
Ashwani Mishra, Business Technology Editor, StrategINK

CXO Panel powered by Team Computers Technology Leadership in a World Disrupted
1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

Ajay Chhabra, Chief Digital Officer, Yashoda Hospitals and Research Center
Prasenjit Mukherjee, Chief Infromation Officer, Team Computers
Ashwani Mishra, Business Technology Editor, StrategINK

Fireside Chat Accelerated Innovation with Snowflake Data Cloud
2:00 PM - 2:20 PM

Vimal Venkatram, Country Manager, India, Snowflake
Arjun Vishwanathan, Chief Research Officer, StrategINK

CXO Panel Powered by Savex and Sauce Labs From Automation to Autonomous Application Testing
2:20 PM - 2:40 PM

Ram Shanmugam Co-Founder & CEO AutonomIQ (A Sauce Labs Company)
Aseem Tamboli, Head, Cloud Practice, Tableau Practice and ISV Alliance, Savex
Ashwani Mishra, Business Technology Editor, StrategINK

Keynote - Tableau & Goldstone Technologies Visual Analytics made easy with Modern Data Stack
2:40 PM - 3:00 PM

Rudranshu Praharaj, Sr. Manager - Analytics Practice, Goldstone Technologies

New Age Innovator - LOGIQ.AI
3:00 PM - 3:05 PM

Jay Swamidass, Vice President and Head of Sales, APAC LOGIQ.AI

New Age Innovator - Parablu
3:05 PM - 3:15 PM

Anand Prahlad, President & CEO, Parablu
Subash Baliga, Vice President - India Sales & Global Distribution, Parablu

New Age Innovator - Dave AI
3:15 PM - 3:25 PM

Ananthakrishnan Gopal, CTO, Dave AI
Bhavesh Jhalani, Head Digital Marketing, Merino Group

Book Launch
3:25 PM - 3:28 PM
Key Takeaways
3:28 PM - 3:34 PM

Ashwani Mishra, Business Technology Editor, StrategINK

Vote of Thanks and Event Closure
3:35 PM

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