Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit
March 14 – 16, 2016 at Grapevine, Texas, United States
NEC showcased latest Big Data & analytics solutions at Grapevine, Texas.
NEC firstly joined the Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit at Grapevine, Texas as a Silver Sponsor from March 14 to March 16 2016.
In the exhibit hall, NEC showcased Business Intelligence and Advanced Analytics solutions. Guests were encouraged to conduct active discussions on the latest trends in Big Data and on how to get started with using predictive and prescriptive analytics.
Yoshiki Seo, Senior Expert at the NEC Big Data Strategy Division remarked, "NEC was the sole exhibitor from Japan this time and we were able to have fruitful discussions with our guests. We would like to continue this work next year so that we are able to continue to communicate our message to more customers."
NEC delivered a presentation entitled "Prescriptive Analytics: The Marriage of Your Business and Data Science"
On March 16 in a Solution Provider Session that was held before an audience representing various industries, Ryohei Fujimaki, Ph.D., Research Fellow at Knowledge Discovery Research Laboratories of NEC Corporation delivered a presentation entitled "Prescriptive Analytics: The Marriage of Your Business and Data Science."
Fujimaki discussed the evolving needs for "prescriptive analytics" by sharing his experience of co-developing business-centric analytics process with customers from around the world. In his presentation he examined three customer case studies that demonstrate the best practices of prescriptive analytics when they are allied with NEC's core analytics technologies, "Heterogeneous Mixture Learning" and "Predictive Robust Optimization Framework," for which he is responsible.
Click here to read the summary of his presentation.
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