Oracle Business Analytics Summit
Exclusive Live Event
9:00 AM~~5:00 PM~~(GMT) Greenwich Mean Time : Dublin, Edinburgh, Lisbon, London~~March 16, 2016~~March 16, 2016
9:00 AM~~March 16, 2016
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Mar 16, 2016
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Hilton London Bankside
Bankside Ballroom, Bear Lane
London, SE1 0UJ
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Visualise Insights. Accelerate Business Innovation
Analytics are the foundation of modern business transformation. With the right insights from your data, you can adapt to trends before the competition, carve yourself new revenue streams, and even look to change the boundaries of your industry.
Oracle’s new analytic capabilities help organisations to easily blend & visually analyse data to enable the building of insights that can accelerate business innovation. Solutions can be deployed either on-premise or via the cloud and with support for mobile devices, enable complete flexibility and unlimited access.
Business Analytics Summit this year
to hear & learn how you can drive change through rich and powerful business analytics that help you analyse any data - personal, departmental or enterprise- using visual tools.
Discover what matters, and build a story of your data-driven conclusion.
Attending this event will bring you together with peers, Oracle customers and experts offering best practice in how fast, interactive, visual insights into business performance deliver business success.
Confirmed customer speakers at the event will be:
, Head of Business Intelligence,
Gala Coral Group
, Chief Technology Officer,
, Executive Vice President, Digital Banking,
Key quotes from last year’s attendees:
“I enjoyed the day and gave me some things to think about” –
“The overall format was good, the tracks and case studies were very good” –
Public Health England
“Good, good range of topics/industries covered” -
Galliford Try PLC
“Well worth attending - Please invite me again next year” -
Places are strictly for BI professionals, IT Managers and analysts looking to leverage BI, Big Data and Cloud technologies for their organisations.
For questions, please call +44 (0)20 7611 3799 or send an email to:
Join the Oracle Business Analytics Community on LinkedIn to be part of the discussion.
Coffee & Registration
Welcome & Introduction
Paul O’Riordan, Head of Business Analytics UK & Ireland, Oracle
Oracle Keynote: See the Signals with Visual Analytics
Jose Villacis, Business Analytics Product Marketing, Oracle
An Odds-on Favourite, Visual Analytics Wins at the Gala Coral Group
Mike Bartholomaei, Head of Business Intelligence, Coral
Networking Break in the Partner Expo
"Spotlight On… Putting Data Visualisation in the hands of the business"
Chris Hathaway, Master Principal Sales Consultant, Oracle
Analytics in the Cloud - Panel Discussion
Matt Vale, Home Office & Skanska & SSE Hosted by Paul O'Riordan, Oracle
"Spotlight On… Accelerating better decision making with pre-built Cloud Analytics"
Naveen Rathi, Consulting Director, TEKSystems
Networking Lunch in the Partner Expo
"Spotlight On… Cloud Analytics delivering predictive HR workforce retention"
Anthony Heljula, Technical Director, Peak Indicators
Delivering enriched insights into the worlds of sporting statistics: 60,000 fixtures a year, 2500 elements per fixture and increasing fast!
Florian Diederichsen, Chief Technology Officer, Perform Group
"Spotlight On… Increasing customer satisfaction with Big Data analytics and IOT"
Mike Pell, VP, Hitachi Consulting
Networking Break in the Partner Expo
"Spotlight On… Architecture optimisation for the new Data Warehouse"
Naser Ali, Director of Product Marketing, Cloudera
All About Data – All Data Management Platform & Analytics
Mehlika Ertas, Executive Vice President, Digital Banking, Garanti Bank
"Spotlight On… How to expose the business value of Big Data"
Zanco Jaff, Customer & Marketing Intelligence Director, Oracle
Close of Conference
Oracle Keynote: Jose Villacis
Senior Group Manager, Cloud Product Marketing, Analytics & Big Data Discovery
José Villacís heads Oracle’s global Cloud Product Marketing group for Analytics and Big Data Discovery within the Business Analytics Product Group. Previously he led the Cloud Market Development team for Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and Business Intelligence (BI). José has 18+ years in the BI/Analytics and EPM industry with a solid track record in cloud computing and on-premises software. His product experience spans data visualization, BI platforms, EPM applications, master data management, mobile applications, and Engineered Systems.
José joined Oracle in 2007 through its acquisition of Hyperion Solutions, where he spent four years in the global corporate Product Marketing & Strategy team, taking part in three company acquisitions and one strategic OEM program. He managed Hyperion’s Master Data Management and Data Integration solutions, and also held roles in Market Intelligence and Competitive Intelligence. Prior to Hyperion, José spent three years at Business Objects in the Americas Product Marketing group, focusing on query, reporting, and set-based analysis tools. He also held business development, sales, and field marketing roles at img, inc., an Oracle data warehousing consulting firm (acquired by Syntel).
José holds an MBA with Marketing & MIS studies from the University of Oregon; a Commercial Engineering degree (ABT) in Management Science & Finance, and a BBA degree, both from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador. He is a strategic and analytical thinker, having successfully led change in go-to-market from on-premises to cloud business models (SaaS & PaaS).
José is a charismatic and diplomatic leader with strong communication skills, frequently speaking at international and domestic industry conferences and company events. He is bilingual in English / Spanish, speaks Portuguese, and practices cycling, running, and Tae-kwon-do whenever he’s not enjoying time with his wife and three children.
Host: Paul O’Riordan
Vice President of Business Analytics Oracle UK & Ireland, Country Leader Oracle Ireland
Paul O’Riordan has been with Oracle for thirteen years and has been the Country Leader for Ireland since 2006. He has held a variety of leadership roles during this time including Head of Consulting, Technology Sales Director, Head of Middleware for UKI and most recently he has been appointed to lead Oracle’s Business Analytics Business for the UK, Ireland and Israel.
Paul is an Electronic Engineering graduate of UCD, he has previously held Senior Management roles in Accenture, Pernod Ricard Irish Distillers and Horizon Technology Group (since acquired by Avnet). He is also a past Chairman of ICT Ireland.
Mike Bartholomaei, Head of Business Intelligence, Gala Coral Group
An Odds-on Favorite, Visual Analytics wins at the Gala Coral Group
Mike will share how Gala Coral Group, one of Europe’s leading betting and gaming companies with established retail and online brands, uses analytics to deliver insight across its business. He will explain how easily they moved onto Oracle’s latest Business Intelligence platform 12c and how with the addition of the Data Visualisation offering were able to provide rich, interactive visuals that delivered real independence and data discovery to the business users. He will go on to describe how this enables the business to effectively manage decisions made in their business of over 1,800 Coral betting shops and three key online sites.
Florian Diederichsen, Chief Technology Officer at Perform Group
As the CTO of a leading digital sports content and media group will discuss how they are bringing together their big data sets to discover new insights, deliver greater post match insight and offer new value-added services to their customers.
Mehlika Ertas, Executive Vice President, Digital Banking at Garanti Ban
Garanti Bank is Turkey's second largest private bank and Mehlika will be highlighting how they are exploiting Big Data in an "all data architecture" to help deliver revolutionary ideas to improved their sales & marketing channels. Mehlika will discuss how sandboxing data discovery is enabling them to shape & test new innovative ideas and deliver real benefit to the business.
Executive Lunch Sponsor
Praesto (Latin): to be
outstanding, to excel, expertise
At Praesto Consulting we are passionate about providing the best people to deliver the best results and exceed our customer’s expectations over and over again. We have fast established ourselves as trusted advisors and partners of choice for clients, many of whom are global leaders in the field of Consumer Product Goods, Pharmaceuticals and Manufacturing.
A UK based, niche consultancy providing
to complex IT programmes, across 20+ countries over the past 5 years.
With a core focus on Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems and applications, Business Intelligence (BI), Marketing and Business Process and Strategy our consultants have defined and lead game-changing global solutions, successfully implemented major marketing systems and delivered real time P&L to global corporations.
At Praesto we realise our best assets are our people, among whom we have some of the most
CRM and BI architects in the business, with many proven examples of where we
where others have failed. Our people are committed on delivering value to our clients, across all of their interactions, on their way to delivering highly successful and cost effective projects.
Praesto delivers leading edge thinking, industry expertise, world class technology solutions, a highly experience and committed team to our clients, whilst maintaining their integrity at all times
Peak Indicators are one of Europe's leading Business Intelligence consulting firms. We work with the Oracle Business Intelligence stack including OBIEE, OBIA (BI Apps), ODI, Endeca, and Essbase and offer a range of services including Consulting, Development, Hosting, Managed Service Support and Training. We are an Oracle Gold Partner, recognised by them as being Specialized in Business Intelligence.
Cloudera delivers the modern platform for data management and analytics. The world’s leading organizations trust Cloudera to help solve their most challenging business problems with Cloudera Enterprise, the fastest, easiest, and most secure data platform built on Apache Hadoop and the latest open source technologies. Our customers can efficiently capture, store, process and analyze vast amounts of data, empowering them to use advanced analytics to drive business decisions quickly, flexibly, and at lower cost than has been possible before. To ensure our customers are successful, we offer comprehensive support, training, and professional services. Learn more at
Hitachi Consulting is an integral part of Hitachi, Ltd. We have a strong history of delivering social and business innovation across the globe, across industries. While already a recognized leader across multiple market analyst perspectives in the delivery of data and analytics solutions, Hitachi Consulting is just getting started. Our mission is to contribute to society through the development of superior, original technology and products. We believe technology is vital to driving transformation. At the same time, we recognize transformation neither begins nor ends with technology. It begins with genuine curiosity—a shared desire to explore new territory, the inclination to try new things, and willingness to endure the hardships that sometime accompany innovation.
Reliason Solutions is an Oracle Gold Partner, providing solutions for Oracle application, database and middleware software. Increasingly, these systems are moving from being located on a customer’s own premises or hosted and managed by a third party for the customer, to cloud based.
Reliason has embraced the cloud and provides organisations with assistance to build end-to-end business processes. This is done by assembling pre-packaged components and combining them with configured or custom components.
We help businesses to deploy solutions configured to meet their requirements and keep pace with shifting business demands by ensuring that base configuration can change to accommodate whatever the future needs may be. We do it quickly, robustly and cost effectively.
TEKsystems® delivers custom IT services, including enterprise, analytics and data solutions, that enable clients to maximise the value of their business intelligence and improve the performance and overall success of their organisation. We are proudly recognised as an Oracle BI Platinum Partner and offer product-specific expertise across the full spectrum of Oracle products, specializing in Cloud solutions. With more than 30 years of experience delivering IT staffing, IT talent management expertise and IT services, we offer proven solutions and support clients can count on.
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Whether you’re part of an SME or a large enterprise, we provide you with relevant products and services via a range of membership benefits designed to help you maximise your return on both your company’s and your own investment in Oracle.
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