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May 26th 2015: Data + Clear and Focused Strategy = Big Data Problems Solved

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ATTENTION ALL BI/DW AND ANALYTICS PROFESSIONALS
Dear Melbourne BI/DW and Analytics Business Professionals,
You are invited to a presentation on Tuesday 26 May 2015 featuring guest speaker, Mr. Antony Ugoni, Head of Marketplace Analytics for SEEK.  Come meet other local professionals, swap business cards, share ideas, and exchange career advice while listening to quality presentations in TDWI’s hallmark vendor neutral environment. See our meeting agenda below. Online Pre-Registration also below.


When:

Tuesday 26 May 2015.  8.00am to 10.00am

Where:

 

 

CGU Insurance
181 William Street
Melbourne  VIC  3000

With thanks to CGU for hosting the event.

Topic:

“Data + Clear and Focused Strategy = Big Data Problems Solved” by Antony Ugoni, Head of Marketplace Analytics – SEEK

Antony's presentation will focus on how analytics is delivering on SEEK's "matching" strategy, from building an entirely new team and data asset through to positive results in field. This presentation will also show how SEEK have quickly solved "Big Data problems" with "Data"+"Clear and focused strategy".

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Agenda:

8.00 – 8.30 a.m.

Arrivals and Networking
Please register with concierge on arrival

8.30am – 8.35am.

Welcome – TDWI Australia

8.35am – 9.35a.m.

“Data + Clear and Focused Strategy = Big Data Problems Solved” by Antony Ugoni, Head of Marketplace Analytics – SEEK

 

Abstract
Founded in Melbourne Australia in 1997, SEEK has evolved from being a domestic online employment classifieds business, to the largest global online marketplace, operating in 24 countries. Over the last 12 months SEEK helped to facilitate 22% of job placements in Australia.

With more than 30 million monthly visits and displaying approximately 70% of all online job ads SEEK, is well placed to utilise analytics to inform candidates and hirers of emerging opportunities and drive efficiencies in the Marketplace.

Antony's presentation will focus on how analytics is delivering on SEEK's "matching" strategy, from building an entirely new team and data asset through to positive results in field. This presentation will also show how SEEK have quickly solved "Big Data problems" with "Data"+"Clear and focused strategy".

9.30am – 10.00am

Refreshments and Networking

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Click here to register for the next upcoming event

 

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Bio of Presenter

Antony Ugoni, Head of Marketplace Analytics
SEEK
Antony is one of Australia’s leaders in analytics and in 2013 he accepted an opportunity at SEEK to develop the Candidate-to-Advertisement matching capability.

Antony began his career as a Biostatistician to the Alfred Group of Hospitals jointly with Monash Medical School. He then moved to a lecturing role in Biostatistics at the University of Melbourne.  Antony has co-authored more than 50 peer reviewed articles in medical research and still actively contributes to this industry today.

From 2000 to 2013 Antony worked at National Australia Bank leading many ground breaking teams and projects. Antony started as the lead for NAB’s Credit Card Fraud Analytics Group (the first of its kind in Australia) which used data driven insights to reduce fraud losses by more than 50%. Antony was then offered the opportunity to lead the Customer Analytics team and during his tenure he identified more than $100b worth of revenue opportunities. 
Antony holds an MSc from LaTrobe University, is an Associate Lecturer at the School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne and a member of the Advisory Board for the Centre of Business Analytics, University of Melbourne.

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