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Internet of Things - Dream of Billion $ by Connecting

Thursday, March 29, 2018 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Target Audience

Business Analyst, Change Analyst, System Analyst, Project Manager, Data Scientist, and anyone working under data analysis initiatives who are involved in dealing with data regardless of BIG or Small in size.

Seminar Information

You are invited to our event Internet of Things - Dream of Billion $ by Connecting.


What we'll do
Internet of Things – A buzz word that is applied by the kids toy manufacturer to Microsoft; iPad producer to IBM. It’s the magic wand that has attracted Billions from Venture capitalist, Giants like CISCO has been lured to buy tech startups at incredible valuation with complex formulas resulting in exponential sums.

Organisations with broader and long term visions drive data centric business models. With data, commodities become service driven. An example of this would be, organisations that used to sell energy saving products, are changing their business models to be profit sharing by being data driven.

In this session, speaker intends to share the fundamentals of IOT and some case sharings of how an IOT project differs from a regular project, what are organisations looking to get out of an IOT project & importantly how a business analyst ( iot project ) differs from a system analyst ( traditional project ). We will exchange our thoughts on projects ranging from sensors to biometrics covering manufacturing, construction, retail & of course the aspirations of most cities to be SMART CITY.

PD / CDU Earning:

Attendance at this event earns you 2 PD / CDU hours toward your certification.

About Our Speaker

Sankar S. Villupuram is Head of Business Development & IoT of JOS. He is responsible for the company’s Internet of Things (IoT) business practice and development.

Mr. Villupuram has over 17 years of experience in design and implementation of operational technology leveraging Smart Cards, Biometrics, Cryptography, RFID, Video Analytics, Pattern Recognition and various kinds of sensors. He has managed several landmark projects in Hong Kong in the past 16 years and gained extensive multidisciplinary experience in Project Direction & Management, Bid Management, Technical Witness, System Architecture & Integration. He also undertakes volunteer works for Project Management Institute Hong Kong Chapter (PMIHK), serving as the Vice President, Corporate Relationships.
Mr. Villupuram is a Certified Professional in IT (Project Director) (CPIT)(PD), Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA) and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).
Mr. Villupuram holds an MBA degree in Marketing & Management from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and a Bachelor degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from India.

Register at: www.meetup.com/IIBA-Hong-Kong-Chapter

Event Details: 
IIBA Hong Kong Chapter Members (exclude Meetup.com Members): $100 Non-IIBA Hong Kong Chapter Members: $150. We accept direct deposit into the following account: The Bank of East Asia: 015-256-68-005556 Account Name: Inter Inst of Bus Analysis We accept payment via PAYME app: Phone Number: +852 6047 7086 Transaction description: IIBA March 2018 Send receipt record/screenshot to finance@hongkong.iiba.org to confirm.
Event Location: 
PwC's Experience Centre, Level 19, East Town Building, 41 Lockhart Road, Wanchai
Sankar S. Villupuram