International Summit 2018 | Brussels

A new intelligence for a connected world

The world is becoming increasingly interconnected and information-driven, with people, systems and objects interacting like never before. Businesses are challenged to harness an unprecedented volume and variety of data to help them think and act in new ways.

Join us for Summit – our even more inspiring, incisive and immersive reboot of Information Builders’ popular International Summit series. Get the insights you need to succeed – all in one place.

The packed agenda will tackle pressing business challenges including:

  • How to build a trusted data foundation to deliver insight
  • Making adoption of analytics more pervasive in your organization
  • Monetizing data to create new sources of value

It’s a valuable opportunity to join fellow IT decision-makers and influencers to discover the role information is playing in making our world smarter.

Learn best practices for applying analytical insight organization-wide, discover how AI and predictive and prescriptive analytics can help you automate, accelerate, optimize and monetize business processes for competitive advantage.

Register now via the form.


Plenary Sessions
09:00 Registration & Partner Expo
10:00 Opening
Dennis Bartels, VP Country Manager Benelux, Information Builders
10:15 Keynote: How Customers Use Our Enterprise Solutions
11:00 Interval
11:30 A New Intelligence for a Connected World: Information Builders
Frank Vella, Chief Operating Officer, Information Builders
12:00 The Innovations of Our Enterprise Solutions
12:30 Lunch & Partner Expo
Breakout Sessions
13.30 Digital Transformation: From Data Quality to Artificial Intelligence
James Cotton, iWay Solution Director EMEA, Information Builders
Solution Space: WebFOCUS Roadmap
Jim Thorstad, Senior Director Product Management, Information Builders
14.30 How to monetize, measure and manage information as an asset
Vicky Lozovsky, Director of Market Strategy, Information Builders
Solution Space: iWay Product Innovations and Roadmap
James Cotton, iWay Solution Director EMEA, Information Builders
15.30 What the Internet of Things Means for Your Data and Analytics Capabilities
Christopher Barnes, Pre-Sales System Engineer EMEA, Information Builders
Embedding WebFOCUS into your Business Application
Jim Thorstad, Senior Director Product Management, Information Builders
16:15 Reception & Partner Expo
18:00 End of program


During the Summit you can visit the stands of our sponsoring partners, who will demonstrate to you their solutions, products & services.

NGDATA® helps brands in data-rich industries, such as financial services, telecom, media/entertainment, utilities and hospitality, to achieve data-driven customer centricity by enabling them to deliver smarter, more connected customer experiences. The company’s next-generation customer data platform, Lily™, puts people at the center of every business via Lily’s Customer DNA, which continuously learns from customer behavior and context in real time. NGDATA partners with companies around the world, including Belfius Bank, Innogy and Telenet, to drive digital transformations. NGDATA is headquartered in Gent, Belgium and has offices in the United States, Europe and Asia-Pacific.

Tech Data connects the world with the power of technology. Our end-to-end portfolio of products, services and solutions, highly specialized skills, and expertise in next-generation technologies enable channel partners to bring to market the products and solutions the world needs to connect, grow and advance. Tech Data is ranked No. 83 on the Fortune 500® and has been named one of Fortune's World's Most Admired Companies for nine straight years.

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