ATTENDEE INFORMATION

 

Who Should Attend

Join analytics experts, strategic business leaders, data scientists and other functional leaders at SAS2017, bringing together the very best in innovation and insights.  

 

Timed Agenda 

The conference begins Sept. 13 at 9am and ends Sept. 14 at 12pm.  

Please see below a detailed Agenda (subject to change). 

TIME

SEPTEMBER 13: DAY 1

 

 

8:00 – 9:00a

Registration

 

 

9:00 – 9:30a

Opening Remarks

 

Yin Nawaday (Icebox Consulting Group)

 

 

9:30 – 10:10a

Fireside Chat “Analytics in the Age of Madness & Mayhem”

 

Falguni Desai (Credit Suisse)

 

 

10:10 – 10:40a

“What’s the Government Doing with Your Data?”

Joab Rosenberg (Epistema)

 

 

10:40 -11:10a

Networking Break

 

Enjoy coffee & refreshments in our Sponsor Hall

 

 

11:10 – 11:40a

“Getting Quick & High Value Analytics”

 

Greg Sylvester (PayPal)

 

 

11:40 – 12:10p

“How Can Businesses Derive Value from IoT”

 

Jonathan Lincheck (Copley Consulting)                                            

 

 

12:10 – 1:30p

Lunch

 

 

1:30 – 2:30p

Panel 1

 

Moderator, Patrick Duffy (PCDG)

 

Panelists Doreen Galli (Data & Emerging Tech Expert), Ken Janssen (Caesars) and Jonathan Young (NatGeo), Justin Norman (Cisco)

 

 

2:30 – 3:00p

“What Do I Do with This Dashboard?”

 

Francois Ross (Aviana)
Dan Cooper (Aviana)                                          

 

 

3:00 – 3:30p

Networking Break

 

 

3:30 – 4:00p

“Driving Results with Marketing Analytics”

 

Jay Emerson (Singulara Tech)

 

 

4:00 – 4:30p

“How Blockchain is Changing Everything”

 

Nilesh Shah (Dapps.ai)                                            

 

 

4:30 – 4:45p

Day 1 Closing Remarks

 

 

 

 

TIME

SEPTEMBER 14: DAY 2

 

 

8:00 – 9:00a

Sponsor Hall & Coffee

 

 

9:00 – 9:15a

Opening Remarks & Day 1 Refresh

 

 

9:15 – 9:45a

“Attracting & Retaining Talent with HR Analytics”

 

Mary Kelly (MGM Resorts International) 

 

 

9:45a –10:30a

“Hear from the Next Gen of Technology Leaders”

 

Panel 2: Moderator, Yacob Girma – (Lyft)

 

Panelists: Ryan Robinson (Conduit), Ellen Koch (Venetian), Matt Pederson (Lone Wolf Technologies)

 

 

10:30 –11:00a

“How Big Data is Evolving”

 

Jonathan Young (NatGeo)

 

 

11:00 –11:30a

“The Need for S.P.E.E.D.”

 

LuAnn Deibert (Boyd Gaming)

 

Marty Brunke (Boyd Gaming)

 

 

11:30 – 11:45a

Closing Remarks

 

 

 

CLOSE OF CONFERENCE

 

 

Speaker Details

Confirmed Speakers include:

VP & Head of Strategy at Credit Suisse

Director of Data Insights & Reporting at Paypal

Founder & CEO at Dapps.ai

SVP at Diamond Resorts International

Head of Analytics & Reporting at JCPenney

SVP, Organizational Development at MGM Resorts International

General Manager, Las Vegas at Lyft

VP, Caesars Corp. 

Sen. Manager of DevOps & Director, Product at Boyd Gaming

and more…