- 10 Dec 2019 Dubai
Technologies are changing our lifestyle and the way we live, communicate, move and do business. Moreover, the new emerging digital technologies are going to fully transform life and businesses, and it is crucial to be prepared with updated knowledge, skills and mindsets. No matter the industry sector, all organisations must undoubtedly take the initiative of digital transformation empowered by emerging digital technologies before the disruption drives them away from business and behind their competitors.
Furthermore, data science is one of the most important disciplines in the 21st century, due to the profound knowledge and wisdom that may be extracted from transactional data to drive businesses and provide executives with actionable insights to make informed decisions. Additionally, data science is an emerging discipline using machine learning to build analytical models. Due to the large amounts and various types of data being processed in a timely manner, big data becomes the driver for data science to assure the delivery of outcomes with values.
By attending this unmissable and invigorating bootcamp, attendees will gain key insight into new and future technological trends which are and will continue to shape global business and modern society.
Who Should Attend
This bootcamp is a must-attend, hands-on learning opportunity for those who are looking to learn about the emerging and future technological trends which are, and will continue to, shape global businesses and modern society.
The bootcamp will greatly benefit the following professionals (among other job titles):
- Technology enthusiasts
- IT, digital and technology staff, managers and directors
- Business managers, directors and owners
- C-level executives (including Chief Information Officers, Chief Technology Officers, Chief Executive Officers, etc.)
- Government officials
Additionally, this course has been designed for professionals with interest and passion in technology and its impact on the world.
Benefits of Attending
- Study the concepts, techniques, and models of: Digitalisation, Data Science, Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Algorithms – and how all are related
- Understand the Gartner Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies and monitoring the technologies (from Innovation Trigger to Plateau of Productivity)
- Explore the value of using Big Data technologies, 5G, Cloud Computing and Cybersecurity
- Explore Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT), and their impact on business and social life
- Establish a thorough understanding of how Blockchain is changing the world and its applications in various industries
Prof. Dr. Samir El-Masri
Prof. El-Masri has recently been selected by the Silicon Valley-based Engagement Alliance of Science & Technologies (EAST) among the top 50 world experts in Artificial Intelligence, Digital Transformation and Blockchain to work on future global projects.
Prof. El-Masri received his Electronic Engineering Degree (1993), his Software Engineering Master’s Degree (1994) and PhD (1997) from Grenoble National Polytechnic Institute (France).
He worked at Hokkaido University (Japan) from 1998 until 2001, leading the development of an advanced software system project for telecommunications companies NTT and DoCoMo, and he was Assistant/Associate Professor at University of Western Sydney (Australia) from 2001 until 2006.
Prof. El-Masri worked in the IT industry as a Senior Project/ Programme Manager in leading IT consulting companies in Sydney, Australia from 2006 until 2009. He was a Professor and Senior eHealth Industry Consultant from 2009 until 2014 at King Saud University (Saudi Arabia). He also has more than 100 published research papers on advanced digital technologies in international journals, books and conferences.
Prof. El-Masri worked for General Electric (GE) from 2014 as a Senior Regional Director for industrial, internet and digital projects in the MENA region until 2017. He is certified in Digital Business Transformation Management, Blockchain, and PRINCE2, and he now works as a Senior Consultant, Expert and Professional Trainer in Digital Transformation, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Big Data Analytics, Data Science, Machine Learning, Cloud Platforms, and Internet of Things (IoT) – helping organisations from all industries with digital transformation and the new emerging digital technologies in the MENA region.
In addition to English, Prof. El-Masri speaks Arabic, French, and can also communicate in Japanese.
Course fees include documentation, luncheon and refreshments. Delegates who attend all sessions will receive a Certificate of Completion.
Pricing excludes 5% VAT, where applicable