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BI 'rockstar' to present keynote at ITWeb's Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit 2019

[SIDEBAR]Donald Farmer, principal at Treehive Strategy, will be presenting the keynote address at ITWeb Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit 2019, to be held from 12 to 14 March, at The Forum, in Bryanston.

Treehive Strategy advises software vendors, enterprises and investors on data and advanced analytics strategy, working with some of the largest international vendors, as well as innovative and unique start-ups from Silicon Valley to Singapore, from New Zealand to Iceland.

In addition, Farmer has worked on some of the top data technologies in the market, in award-winning start-ups, and, in the past, has led design and innovation teams at Microsoft and Qlik.

Often referred to as a business intelligence 'rockstar', Farmer is a presenter and writer, who has written several books and a popular blog. A world renowned expert, he has presented at events across the world, including the US, Europe and Asia.

At this year's summit, Farmer will be presenting on: 'Business intelligence and beyond: what's next in the world of analytics, and how you can prepare to be competitive.'

"Donald Farmer has a wealth of experience and knowledge in the area of BI and analytics, and we are thrilled to have him on board. He is one of the many experts from SA and abroad that will be sharing their knowledge at our 2019 event," says Angela Mace, CRM and events director of ITWeb.

She says BI & Analytics Summit 2019 will provide a platform for BI and data specialists from across a variety of industries to meet, share knowledge and hear about the latest technologies, solutions and trends.

"The 2019 event will focus on the practical application of BI and analytics into the business and will feature a range of local and international case studies, real success stories and lessons learned, interactive panel discussions and practical workshops."

According to Mace, next year's summit will bring together a community of individuals who are leveraging BI and analytics solutions to drive real insights within their organisations.

"Our expert speakers have a wealth of real-life experience, and are excited about sharing those insights and inspiration with the audience. There's no doubt that the event will give delegates a unique opportunity to plug into the power of BI and analytics to drive their businesses forward."