Melbourne Business School Centres Centre for Business Analytics Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Thursday 15 August 2024 | The Grand Hyatt Melbourne Redefining the Future of Business with AI

Melbourne Business School and Centre for Business Analytics

Melbourne Business School’s Premiere Conference

The 2024 iteration of Melbourne's premier Business Analytics Conference will centre around the theme of "Redefining the Future of Business with AI".

Esteemed analytics academics, executives, and practitioners from across the globe will present to over 600 board members, senior executives, and industry professionals during this one-day event. 

Conference participants will delve into how artificial intelligence is becoming an integral part of core business operations. Learn directly from industry experts on how AI is shifting from a mere set of tools to a critical component of business infrastructure.

This conference will provide key insights into effectively incorporating AI technologies to boost decision-making, efficiency, and innovation, all while considering the ethical implications and the role AI plays in redefining business futures.

Participants will have the opportunity to connect with thought leaders and explore real-world case studies demonstrating AI's practical uses, creating a rich environment for sharing knowledge and advancing AI-centric business strategies. We warmly invite you to join us at the Grand Hyatt on August 15, 2024, for this transformative experience.

Speakers

Owen Wilson | Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Chief Executive Officer

REA Group

Leah Weckert | Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

CEO and Managing Director

Coles Group

Professor Gad Allon | Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Professor of Operations Information and Decisions Director of the Jerome Fisher Program in Management & Technology

Wharton Business School 

University of Pennsylvania

Professor Maxime Cohen | Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Professor of Retail and Operations Management

Scale AI Chair in Data Science for Retail

Director of Research

Bensadoun School of Retail Management 

McGill University 

Professor Jenny George | Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Dean, Melbourne Business School Co-Dean of the University of Melbourne's Faculty of Business and Economics

Melbourne Business School

Robyn Hill | Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Head of Retail APAC

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Ian Jardin | Centre for Business Analytics

APAC Regional Director

Gurobi Optimization

Yalcin Akcay | Melbourne Business Analytics Conference

Director Centre for Business Analytics and Professor of Operations Management

Melbourne Business School

Anita Arbogast | Centre for Business Analytics

Executive Director Centre for Business Analytics

Melbourne Business School

Jamie Marie Patterson | Centre for Business Analytics

Director, Centre for AI and Digital Ethics

Professor, Melbourne Law School

The University of Melbourne

Phil Noble | Centre for Business Analytics

Founder and Managing Director

SPP

Conference Partners

NAB

City of Melbourne | Centre for Business Analytics

EY

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Past Speakers

Rodrigo | Centre for Business Analytics

CEO

L'Oreal Australia & New Zealand

David Koczkar, Melbourne Business School, Business Analytics Conference speaker

David Koczkar

Chief Executive Officer
Medibank

Sarah Hunter Profile - Centre for Business Analytics

CEO & Managing Director

Officeworks 

Professor Oded Netzer, Melbourne Business School, Business Analytics Conference speaker

Professor Oded Netzer

Professor of Marketing 
Columbia Business School

Anil Sabharwal, Melbourne Business School, Business Analytics Conference speaker

Anil Sabharwal

Vice President, Product Management 
Google 

Harikesh Nair, Melbourne Business School, Business Analytics Conference speaker

Professor Harikesh Nair

Professor of Marketing 
Stanford University  

Stela Solar | Centre for Business Analytics

Director

National AI Centre 

CSIRO 

Stephen Brobst | Melbourne Business School

Chief Technology Officer

Teradata

David Baker | Melbourne Business School

Technology Strategist

Microsoft

Melina Cruickshank | Centre for Business Analytics

Chief Product & Audience Officer

REA Group

Ben Hassing | Melbourne Business School

Chief Digital Officer 

Coles

Rob Pickering
General Manager Technology

AFL

Jessica Richmond

General Manager, Marketing, Data & Insights 

Officeworks 

Naomi Shepherd Profile | Centre for Business Analytics

Group Industry Director

Meta

Jordan Sweetnam, Melbourne Business School, Business Analytics Conference speaker 2021

Jordan Sweetnam

Senior Vice President and General Manager Americas 
eBay 

Christelle Young

Chief Strategy & Analytics Officer
L'Oréal 

Venue

Grand Hyatt Melbourne

Grand Hyatt Melbourne

123 Collins Street, Melbourne

A Melbourne icon, the Grand Hyatt is located in the heart of the city along the prestigious Parris end of Collins Street surrounded by the city’s high fashion and fine dining.

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