STOCKHOLM
11th JUNE 2019
Your Data.
Your Innovation.
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WHY ATTEND

The successes of today and tomorrow comes from how we store, enrich, activate and monetize our data.

At Hitachi Vantara Forum you’ll learn so much about the power in your data, agile edge-to-cloud infrastructure, multicloud acceleration and data operations for analytics and governance.

This annual Forum is for business and technology leaders and influencers who embrace the digital economy. We will showcase in practice what’s next for data in IT, operational technology and the internet of things, from Hitachi and our many partners. On top of interesting keynotes, customer cases and partner tracks we will have exhibition area for networking where we will present our whole ecosystem of partners with live demonstrations of Smart Spaces, Video Analytics,  AI,  Digital Evidence Management, People Tracking and many more. We will offer insights and strategies that attendees can use right away to transform their business.

And last but not least, you’ll also network with your peers for their invaluable perspectives.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

Hitachi Vantara Forum is intended for business and technology leaders and influencers who embrace the digital economy.

VENUE DETAILS

At Six
Brunkebergstorg 6
111 51 Stockholm

+46 (0)8 578 828 00

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AGENDA

11:00
REGISTRATION AND LIGHT LUNCH AT EXHIBITION
11:45
WELCOME TO HITACHI VANTARA FORUM 2019
RICHARD BRADBURY
RICHARD BRADBURY
VP & GENERAL MANAGER – NORTHERN EMEA, HITACHI VANTARA
12:00
GET AGILE -COMPANIES SHIFTING FROM DATA GENERATING TO DATA POWERED ORGANIZATIONS
TOM CHRISTENSEN
Tom will explore a series of key case studies on how Hitachi is helping organisations to put information analytics at the core of their business operations; from a train operator using big data analytics to detect train door failures before they occur, to financial services providers utilising machine learning and data modernisation to transform their data pipelines. ​
TOM CHRISTENSEN
CTO AND CUSTOMER ADVOCACY, NORTHERN EMEA AT HITACHI VANTARA
As a professional with +20 years of experience in the IT industry, Tom uses his skilled experiences and talents to get a solid knowledge of the current business situation. He then prepares a new solution or strategy based on the achieved insight and combines it with a proven technology that has a future trend in the market. Tom thereby supports organisations in achieving their future goals. He​ brings insight into valuable solutions in the data centre from Big Data Analytic,​ Applications, Hypervisors, Cloud & Converged platforms including compute,​ storage and network.
12:30
VIDEO INTELLIGENCE CASE: NEXT GENERATION SMART CAMPUS
SUNIL MENON
Sunil Menon, Analytics Advisory Leader, North & Central Europe, DXC
SUNIL MENON
ANALYTICS ADVISORY LEADER, NORTH & CENTRAL EUROPE, DXC TECHNOLOGY
12:50
BREAK AT SHOWCASE EXHIBITION
13:10
GET SMART – WITH DATA ANALYTICS, IOT & AI
KIM NÆSS
Analytics and data science are the engines of the future. Data is now everywhere and taking analytics mainstream poses more data ops challenges than ever before.Attend this session to hear about how business leaders design and automate modern data pipelines to address the growing complexity of onboarding, integrating, analysing and securing the increased volume, velocity, and variety of their data
KIM NÆSS
CHIEF DATA ARCHITECT, HITACHI VANTARA
Kim Næss is a Chief Data Architect in Hitachi Vantara EMEA with a broad international experience in successful development and implementation of Data Engineering projects in well-known global companies. Board Member at The Norwegian Computer organization for BI and Analytics, who runs one of the largest conferences on Analytics in the Nordics. Kim is an accomplished expert in BI & Analytics and engaging speaker on Data Engineering (IoT/BigData/Cloud), Data Science (AI/ML), and Analytics (Predictive & Prescriptive). Kim has a Systems Engineer background and have completed an executive MBA in Strategy, Finance, Marketing & Leadership
13:40
GET REAL – GENOME DIAGNOSTICS WITH INTELLIGENT
PER SIKORA
GMS is a national genomics project that strives to redefine how cancer and rare disease diagnostics is performed within Swedish healthcare, by moving towards precision medicine. A core component of our mission is to organise, structure and share genomics data on a national level, which, in turn, will enable faster and more efficient diagnostics and a harmonisation of healthcare in Sweden.
PER SIKORA
CO-CHAIR, TECHNOLOGY AND INFRASTRUCTURE, GENOMICS MEDICINE SWEDEN
14:20
BREAK AT SHOWCASE EXHIBITION
14:40
BREAKOUTS
15:00
BREAKOUTS
15:20
BREAKOUTS
15:45
REAL TIME GOVERNANCE CITY COMMAND CENTER
MARK BOULDIN
MARK BOULDIN
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: SMART SPACES AND VIDEO INTELLIGENCE, HITACHI VANTARA
Mark is passionate about business improvement through innovation, using a consultative approach, and have a 25 year successful track record of delivering value through transformational solutions to both the public and private sector. Mark uses his domain expertise and background in Video Systems, Analytics, Smart Spaces and Ergonomic Analytics to effectively enable service transformation - binding people, process and technology together. He has specialised skills in the convergence of ICT within the safety, security and operations domains, as well as converging cross-functional data silos to drive monetization using innovation to deliver new business models.
16:15
SECURE APPLICATION TRANSFORMATION TO CLOUD WITH REAN CLOUD
STEEN MUNCH SCHMIDT
Learn how our REAN Platform uses leading edge robotic process automation to accelerate cloud based application modernisation. Using our unique Infrastructure as Code approach the REAN platform cuts your time to market to deploy, verify and manage your applications across any cloud environment, public or private. See how we have cut cloud migration timelines by up to 96% for our customers.
STEEN MUNCH SCHMIDT
PRACTICES PRINCIPAL EMEA, CORE & CLOUD, HITACHI VANTARA
16:45
WRAP UP FOLLOWED BY MINGLE BUFFET AT EXHIBITION
At Six kitchen truly knows how to make delicious food. We will serve mingle buffet with drinks until 19.00 while all show case demos will be available to experience.
BREAKOUTS
BREAKOUTS

BREAKOUTS

14:40 Breakout-Sessions
GET DATA ANALYTICS: THE IOT CANDY BY OMICRON
WHAT HAPPENS
Presented by Kenneth Wrife, CEO Omicron Ceti AB
GET DATA GOVERNANCE: ADVANIA CONTENT PLATFORM - POWERED BY HITACHI
WHAT HAPPENS
Advania Content Platform - Powered by Hitachi Presented by Fredrik Lindman and Bo Fransson from Advania
GET AGILE EDGE TO CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE BY VERITAS
WHAT HAPPENS
Do You Have Visibility Across Your Whole Enterprise from Any Backup to Any Storage to Any Cloud? Presented by Ola Rehnberg, Systems Engineer Manager, Veritas Nordics
OLA REHNBERG
SYSTEMS ENGINEER MANAGER, VERITAS NORDICS
15:00 Breakout-Sessions
CASE: HOW TO SUCCEED WITH INDUSTRIAL IOT AND MACHINE LEARNING
WHAT HAPPENS
Why is Hitachi Vantara seen as a leader in Industrial IoT by Gartner, and how do we leverage Machine Learning in our platform to create manufacturing insights. Kim will walk through use cases and the technologies needed to succeed. Presented by Kim Næss, Lead Solution Engineer Nordics, Big Data, Analytics & IoT Hitachi Vantara
KIM NÆSS
CHIEF DATA ARCHITECT, HITACHI VANTARA
Kim Næss is a Chief Data Architect in Hitachi Vantara EMEA with a broad international experience in successful development and implementation of Data Engineering projects in well-known global companies. Board Member at The Norwegian Computer organization for BI and Analytics, who runs one of the largest conferences on Analytics in the Nordics. Kim is an accomplished expert in BI & Analytics and engaging speaker on Data Engineering (IoT/BigData/Cloud), Data Science (AI/ML), and Analytics (Predictive & Prescriptive). Kim has a Systems Engineer background and have completed an executive MBA in Strategy, Finance, Marketing & Leadership
GET DATA GOVERNANCE BY HITACHI ID
WHAT HAPPENS
One integrated suite to manage Identities and Privileged Accounts presented by Sape Winterberg, Director Sales and Channel Europe, Hitachi ID Systems
GET NEW GENERATION INTELLIGENT CONTENT SERVICES BY STAR STORAGE
WHAT HAPPENS
-Next Generation Content & Records Manangement as a Service for Enterprise Customers -Capitalizing on Cloud & SaaS for New Revenue Streams
CATALIN PAUNESCU
CEO, STAR STORAGE
Catalin is the founder and CEO of Star Storage. He started the company in the year 2000 with the goal of becoming a major player in the information protection and management field. He studied Cybernetics and Economic Informatics and has an unparalleled passion for technology, constantly promoting performance at all levels - even in his free time when he enjoys to climb mountains or ride his Ducati motorcycle.
15:20 Breakout-Sessions
SMART SPACES: RETAIL SOLUTIONS
WHAT HAPPENS
Presented by Mark Bouldin, Subject Matter Expert: Smart Spaces and Video Intelligence, Hitachi Vantara
GET DATA GOVERNANCE: ONE OF SWEDEN’S LARGEST MUNICIPALITY
WHAT HAPPENS
One of Sweden’s largest Municipality File Share & Sync case presented by Jenny Waesterberg, Product Manager, EUS, Tieto
CASE COGNIZANT: HYBRID CLOUD - UK UTILITIES
WHAT HAPPENS
Presented by Neil Lewis, Cloud Services Strategist, Hitachi Vantara
SHOWCASE
SHOWCASE

SHOWCASE

MULTI PERSPECTIVE SEARCH, 3D POINT CLOUD, VIDEO ANALYTICS BUILT TO SCALE WITH AI

We will showcase how we can convert the physical into digital analysing people objects and animals in 3d for better descriptive insight.  The 3D sensor from Hitachi can bring a depth of understanding to the physical world that was previously science fiction.

We will also show the next generation of video analytics built to scale with Artificial intelligence.

HITACHI DIGITAL PRIVACY 

Hitachi Digital Privacy, based on Pentaho and Anonos (HV Partner) technologies, allows customers to transform the legal basis of their data, to become Privacy Respectful, in line with the GDPR and therefore allow organisations to perform secondary big data use cases using that data in a compliant manner.

HITACHI DIGITAL EVIDENCE MANAGEMENT

Hitachi Digital Evidence Management (HDEM) is a comprehensive application for managing all types of data that may have evidential value. HDEM ingests all types of data, allows the management of it in line with local legislative requirements, provides full auditability & evidential integrity, GDPR compliance and provides operational functionality such as the editing, clipping & redaction of video, storyboarding and access (with permission & policies) to the disclosable evidence by appropriate third parties.

TACKLING THE TOP CHALLENGES FOR IOT IN MANUFACTURING

Hitachi Manufacturing Insights solution. Visualizing factory OEE, blending IT and OT data for analytics and turning analytics to actionable insights. Solutions and use cases that can help put companies in the fast lane on the road to Industry 4.0.

ACCELERATING CLOUD ADOPTION THROUGH AUTOMATION

Join us at the Hitachi Cloud Services booth and see how our REAN Platform uses leading edge robotic process automation to accelerate cloud based application modernisation. Using our unique Infrastructure as Code approach the REAN platform cuts your time to market to deploy, verify and manage your applications across any cloud environment, public or private. Let us demonstrate how we have cut cloud migration timelines by up to 96% for our customers.

SPEAKERS
SPEAKERS

SPEAKERS

KIM NÆSS
CHIEF DATA ARCHITECT, HITACHI VANTARA
Kim Næss is a Chief Data Architect in Hitachi Vantara EMEA with a broad international experience in successful development and implementation of Data Engineering projects in well-known global companies. Board Member at The Norwegian Computer organization for BI and Analytics, who runs one of the largest conferences on Analytics in the Nordics. Kim is an accomplished expert in BI & Analytics and engaging speaker on Data Engineering (IoT/BigData/Cloud), Data Science (AI/ML), and Analytics (Predictive & Prescriptive). Kim has a Systems Engineer background and have completed an executive MBA in Strategy, Finance, Marketing & Leadership
SUNIL MENON
ANALYTICS ADVISORY LEADER, NORTH & CENTRAL EUROPE, DXC TECHNOLOGY
MARK BOULDIN
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: SMART SPACES AND VIDEO INTELLIGENCE, HITACHI VANTARA
Mark is passionate about business improvement through innovation, using a consultative approach, and have a 25 year successful track record of delivering value through transformational solutions to both the public and private sector. Mark uses his domain expertise and background in Video Systems, Analytics, Smart Spaces and Ergonomic Analytics to effectively enable service transformation - binding people, process and technology together. He has specialised skills in the convergence of ICT within the safety, security and operations domains, as well as converging cross-functional data silos to drive monetization using innovation to deliver new business models.
OLA REHNBERG
SYSTEMS ENGINEER MANAGER, VERITAS NORDICS
CATALIN PAUNESCU
CEO, STAR STORAGE
Catalin is the founder and CEO of Star Storage. He started the company in the year 2000 with the goal of becoming a major player in the information protection and management field. He studied Cybernetics and Economic Informatics and has an unparalleled passion for technology, constantly promoting performance at all levels - even in his free time when he enjoys to climb mountains or ride his Ducati motorcycle.
STEEN MUNCH SCHMIDT
PRACTICES PRINCIPAL EMEA, CORE & CLOUD, HITACHI VANTARA
PER SIKORA
CO-CHAIR, TECHNOLOGY AND INFRASTRUCTURE, GENOMICS MEDICINE SWEDEN
RICHARD BRADBURY
VP & GENERAL MANAGER – NORTHERN EMEA, HITACHI VANTARA
TOM CHRISTENSEN
CTO AND CUSTOMER ADVOCACY, NORTHERN EMEA AT HITACHI VANTARA
As a professional with +20 years of experience in the IT industry, Tom uses his skilled experiences and talents to get a solid knowledge of the current business situation. He then prepares a new solution or strategy based on the achieved insight and combines it with a proven technology that has a future trend in the market. Tom thereby supports organisations in achieving their future goals. He​ brings insight into valuable solutions in the data centre from Big Data Analytic,​ Applications, Hypervisors, Cloud & Converged platforms including compute,​ storage and network.
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