We are happy to announce to you our next meetup, where the name of the theme will be The Art and Science of Predictive Analytics. It will be held on Tuesday of November 17th, 2015 from 6.00p.m. to 10.00p.m. at The Co., Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur.
We will be featuring two of our renowned Speakers, namely Jaden Teo from Quandatics, who will be covering on the topic of Advanced Analytics, which is currently the centerpiece of Big Data, touching on how we move from descriptive to predictive and finally be prescriptive with data analysis.
Hema Latha Krishna Nair of Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation, will be providing an educational overview of predictive approaches and metrics in Big Data, that might be useful for modelling real-world scenarios.
We look forward to seeing you!
*for those coming right after work, we will be providing plenty of pizza’s (vegetarians included) and beverages to go before the event starts.
Tuesday, November 17
Jaden Teo, Quandatics.com
Co-Founder of Quandatics, a Big Data, IoT, Smart Analytics solution provider and re-seller for RapidMiner. He was a Consultant for data analytics, artificial intelligence, image processing, application deployment, where he has supported many engineering and research professionals to create better workflows and obtain better results. His previous work includes research in aerodynamic behavior of automobiles for Global Design Challenge; a collaborative air-frame design effort sponsored by Spirit Aerosystems, the world’s largest independent producers of commercial aero-structures.
Hema Latha Krishna Nair, Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation
Senior Lecturer at Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation, a private university in Malaysia. She taught modules majoring in databases, data warehouse, data analytics and artificial intelligence. Her interests and specialization includes data analytic, data mining and expert system solutions. In 2014, Dr. Hema lead her team and developed DAM-IT: Dam Water Level Management System, as First Runner-up for the Big Data App Challenge.
Fabian Chan, Research Manager at SEEK Asia
Research Manager at SEEK Asia, headquartered in Melbourne, Australia; the company behind South East Asia’s leading job boards – Jobstreet & JobsDB; provider of online employment, educational, commercial and volunteer businesses. He currently leads a team of people, leveraging on data, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning techniques to help people get better jobs. His past experience involves analysis and development of systems for operational efficiency and improved services, one of which, he lead a development team for proof of concepts of artificial intelligence capabilities using Genetic Algorithm for a flight scheduling system.
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Edit: 3rd Speaker, Fabian Chan