Join us at Cloudera Sessions as like-minded data innovators from around Dubai come together for a comprehensive day of exploring the different stages of the data journey.
Whether you are trying to increase operational efficiencies, discover and automate analytics, or transform your industry through unique data applications, we will walk you through our first hand experience of helping organisations build a modern architecture in order to make analytics pervasive across their organisation.
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.
Information Management & Analytics Practice Manager, SAS
Principal Solutions Architect, Cloudera
Chief Data Officer, BT
Phill Radley is a Physics Graduate with an MBA who has worked in IT and communications industry for 30 years , mostly with British Telecommunications plc. He is Chief Data Officer (acting) for BT at their Adastral Park campus in the UK.
VP Global Strategic Initiatives - SNYPR
Cristina Roa has been with Securonix since 2012. Her current role is VP Global Strategic Initiatives at Securonix and she is responsible for driving our Big Data Security Analytics adoption across the globe working with customers and partners and internally with Product Development, Marketing and Sales. In her previous role at Securonix, Cristina was VP of Eastern North America, EMEA and APJ and helped grow the company from its initial revenues to market dominance in the UEBA (User and Entity Behavior Analytics) space. Prior to Securonix, Cristina held sales and sales leadership positions at SailPoint (Identity and Access Management), Credent (EndPoint Encryption – bought by Dell), Mercury Interactive (IT Governance and Performance Testing – bought by HP), BEA (Web Infrastructure – bought by Oracle), Bowstreet (Web Services Application Development – bought by IBM), Tivoli (Enterprise Systems Management – bought by IBM), Sun Microsystems (Unix Systems – bought by Oracle) and NCR (Unix Systems).
Big Data Architect Emirates
Application Platform Product Manager, Microsoft
Director Sales Engineering EMEA, Cloudera
Chris is the Director of Sales Engineering for Cloudera in EMEA. In this role Chris manages a team of of Sales Engineers who work with Cloudera's customers to help them understand how the Cloudera platform can help them address their business challenges and add value to their organisations. Chris is an experienced Sales leader with over 18 years’ experience working in the software sales industry, with the last 15 years spent in the Sales and Presales function. Prior to joining Cloudera Chris held a number of Presales management roles at companies such as SAP, Business Objects and Experian. He graduated from Loughborough University with a degree in Computer Science.
Abdulla Al Zaffin
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