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BusinessConnect 2014 - A New Era of Smart

   
 
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Date and Venue

Wednesday, 12 February 2014
Four Seasons Hotel
Kingdom Tower
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Agenda
Time Description
09:00 - 09:30 AM Registration & Welcome
09:30 - 10:00 AM Welcome Address, Keynote & SWG Story
Tamer El Sawy - Saudi SWG Business Unit Executive
10:00 - 11:30 AM Break out Session - 1 : The office of the CIO
Build a Big Data Strategy for your Organisation : Gain Insight and Make Decisions
Mahmoud EL Kordy, Big Data & Analytics Business Executive, IBM MEA
Put your Business in Motion : Become a Mobile Enterprise
Philippe Fanjere, Rational Brand Leader, IBM MEA
Rethink IT & Reinvent Business with Cloud Computing
Karun Das - Solution Architect - Cloud & Smarter Infrastructure
10:00 - 11:30 AM Break out Session - 2 : The office of the CFO
Deliver Stronger Business Performance with IBM Business Analytics Solutions
Randy Briegoos - Senior Client Technical Professional, BA - Performance Management, IBM MEA
Budgeting and Planning Solution Deployment at Bank Al Jazirah
Mohammed Majid Khan - Head of Management Reporting, Bank Al Jazirah
Managing Risk in the Office of Finance
Raza Salman, GRC Business Consultant & AMA Specialist, SPM Delivering Value
10:00 - 11:30 AM Break out Session - 3 : The office of the CHRO
Create Smarter Workforce
Brent Davids - ICS SWAT Team Leader MEA
Energize your workforce through enabling technologies
Mohamed Emad El-Din - ICS Business Unite Executive, MIddleEast, Africa & Turkey
11:30 - 12:00 PM Prayer, Networking Coffee Break & Visit to Exhibition Area
12:00 - 12:30 PM Defend Your Company Against Cyber Threats with Security Solutions
Ragy Magdy - Regional Sales Manager, Security & Privacy - IBM MENA
12:30 - 01:00 PM Engage with Customers, Partners and Employees to drive Greater productivity, Efficiency and Innovation
Mohamed Emad El-Din - ICS Business Unite Executive, MIddleEast, Africa & Turkey
01:00 - 01:30 PM DevOps - Rapidly Transform Business Ideas Into Solutions your Customers will Appreciate
Philippe Fanjere - Rational Brand Leader, IBM MEA
01:30 - 02:30 PM Prayer, Networking Lunch Break & Visit to Exhibition Area
02:30 - 03:30 PM Break out Session - 1 : Smarter Cities
Michael Small - Government Solutions, MEA
02:30 - 03:30 PM Break out Session - 2 : Smarter Process
Kamran Shahin - Smarter Process Sales Leader - Gulf & Levant, Saudi Arabia, and Pakistan
02:30 - 03:30 PM Break out Session - 3 : Smarter Commerce
Bart Debecker, Sales Leader B2B and Integration, Middle East & Pakistan
03:30 - 05:00 PM Networking Coffee Break & Visit to Exhibition Area