The Big Data Debate Manchester


What is it?

Portal is an award winning business and technology consultancy; and they are bringing their expertise to Manchester. The forward thinking group believe that an organisations future competitive advantage will rely on its ability to draw insights from various forms of data. This event has been organised to educate and inform.

Where and when?

The Big Data Debate will take place on Thursday 10th October at Manchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 3JL


This is an opportunity for businesses to gain insights into new and emerging types of data and content, then utilise this information to become more agile. This is a unique chance to get answers to questions that were previously considered unobtainable.


Why not? This event is FREE and you could learn a thing or two.

The agenda is as follows:

09:00 - Registration, tea/coffee & breakfast rolls

09:30 - Welcome and introduction

09:40 - Keynote: Real-world strategies for Big Data - Professor Joe Peppard, Chair in Information Systems at Cranfield School of Management

10:30 - Break

10:45 - Customer Centricity - The Competitive Differentiator - Lauren Walker, UKI Big Data Analytics Sales Leader

11:30 - Getting started with Big Data - Exploration, Discovery & Insight - Trevor Tucker, European Sales Lead, IBM Data Explorer

12:15 - The Big Data Debate - Open discussion 

Want to know more?

To find out more about Portal and book tickets for The Big Data Debate click here


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