2018 Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Melbourne Business School's Centre for Business Analytics held the 2nd annual Melbourne Business Analytics Conference on Thursday 19 July 2018 at NAB in the Docklands. 

We welcomed a great lineup of the best local and international experts, including 3 renowned US academics, to share their insights on the transformation of decision making through advanced analytics, data science, big data, machine learning, AI and leadership in data and analytics with an audience of 750+ board members, senior executives, and industry professionals.

See the agenda, speaker bios and further details at the Melbourne Business Analytics Conference website.

2018 Conference highlights

MBS Dean Prof Ian Harper - Welcome speech

Melbourne Lord Mayor Sally Capp - Opening speech

NYU Stern Prof. Anindya Ghose - Using AI and Blockchain to Monetize the Mobile Economy

Stanford Dr Steve Eglash - Advanced Analytics and AI Creating Competitive Advantage

SAS Felix Liao - AI path to leveraging technology and people for business outcomes

MBS Dr Hugh Williams - What can Australia learn from Silicon Valley

Berkeley Haas Prof. Steve Tadelis - Using Economics and Machine Learning to Engineer Trust

MBS & AT Kearney - Launching the Global Analytics Impact Index

Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon - final pitches and awards ceremony

Business Analytics Conference social snapshot

The social networks were buzzing with the excitement of the Business Analytics Conference, with a total reach of 1.8 million.

Photo gallery - 2018 Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Click here to see photos of the Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon