Melbourne Business Analytics Conference and Datathon

The Centre for Business Analytics presents the Melbourne Business Analytics Conference, showcasing the leading Analytics and Data-Driven organisations and practitioners in Australia and New Zealand such as Facebook, Google, SAS, IBM, BCG, NAB, SEEK, REA, AFL to name a few.

Providing a forum for 350+ senior executives, industry professionals and academics, to discuss the transformation of decision making through advanced analytics, Data Science, Big Data, Machine Learning, AI and leadership in Data and Analytics. One highlight is our ‘Innovation’ track, celebrating Australia's best and brightest Data and Analytics start-ups and emerging innovators.

In the lead up to the Conference, the Centre for Business Analytics is also presenting the Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon with $25,000 prize money. The event kicks off Saturday 1 July, runs overnight through Sunday 2 July and culminates with the final pitches as the finale of the Conference on Thursday 13 July. The Datathon will showcase what is possible through advanced analytics to transform decision making.

CONFERENCE

Speakers and further details:
Melbourne Business Analytics Conference website

Date: Thursday 13 July 2017
Time: 8.30am-5.30pm, followed by networking drinks 5.30-6.30pm 
Venue: University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School, 185 Pelham Street, Carlton
Conference registration: Register here – early bird pricing available for a limited time

DATATHON

Further details: 
Melbourne Business Analytics Datathon website
Prizes: $25,000 prize money including $5,000 student prize
Date:
Saturday 1 to Sunday 2 July 2017
Time: Kick-off 9am Saturday through to 3pm Sunday (runs overnight)
Submissions: Due Thursday 6 July, with finalist presentations at the Conference on Thursday 13 July 4-5pm 
Venue: University of Melbourne
Datathon registration: Register here