Data is driving board‐level initiatives like never before, becoming the strategic competitive advantage with unparalleled potential. Successful organizations are transforming the way they’re using data to make business decisions.
Join us at Cloudera Sessions as like-minded data innovators from around Mumbai come together to hear about how Cloudera helps leading organizations make the crucial transition to becoming a data‐driven business—empowering them with a new, data‐centric focus that drives customer insights, increases product and services efficiency, and lower business risks in a timely and cost‐effective.
Amr Awadallah, Ph.D.
Chief Technology Officer, Cloudera
Before co-founding Cloudera in 2008, Amr (@awadallah) was an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Accel Partners. Prior to joining Accel he served as Vice President of Product Intelligence Engineering at Yahoo!, and ran one of the very first organizations to use Hadoop for data analysis and business intelligence. Amr joined Yahoo after they acquired his first startup, VivaSmart, in July of 2000. Amr holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering from Cairo University, Egypt, and a Doctorate in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.
Alliance Manager - APJ, Intel
Christopher Tan has 20+ years of experience in the IT & Telecommunication industry. As the Regional Alliance Manager, Chris is responsible for the business relationship & go to market programs with our major ISV partners across APJ. Before this role, he was the APJ Datacenter Platform Marketing Manager, owning the product marketing for Xeon & Atom server product lines. Other roles in his 11 years Intel career included the Business Development Manager for Singapore & the Enterprise Manager for South East Asia, where he manage the account relationships with large enterprise end-customers, OEM partners and service providers. Before joining Intel, Christopher held multiple APAC Global Account Management & technical sales roles with telecommunication & networking multi-nationals like Nortel, Avaya & Lucent Technologies. He also led the IT organization at the National University Hospital in 2004. Christopher graduated from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore with a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical & Electronics) degree and has post graduate Diplomas in Marketing Management from the Singapore Institute of Management and Network Engineering from the Information & Communication Institute of Singapore at NTU.