Mark van Rijmenam
Entrepreneur and Leading Authority on Big Data
Mark van Rijmenam is Founder of dscvr.it and Datafloq. He has a Bachelor in Hospitality Management, a Master in Marketing Management and he is currently pursuing a PhD in Management.
He is an entrepreneur with a drive for (disruptive) innovation and to make a difference and inspire others. His objective is to be a catalyst for global innovation and to enable organizations and societies to tackle some of the world’s biggest challenges. He is named a global top 10 Big Data influencer and one of the most influential Blockchain people.
Van Rijmenam believes in sustainable, social and economic responsibility when doing business or creating companies. Let’s use the latest trends such as Big Data, Robotics, Virtual reality, Artificial Intelligence, Nanotechnology or 3D printing to change and improve the world and create a better place for all. He is aware of the latest trends in the world that impact organisations.
Currently, he is a PhD Candidate at the University of Technology, Sydney. He has received two scholarships to do so. His research question is how organizations can use Big Data, Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence to remain competitive.
He is the author of the book Think Bigger – Developing a Successful Big Data Strategy for Your Business, which was published globally as of April 2014, published in Chinese in 2017. He is also co-author of the book Blockchain (forthcoming). He is a frequent blogger on Datafloq.com as well as on other platforms around the web.
He is a highly sought-after international keynote speaker on big data, blockchain, AI, IoT and disruptive innovation. He has given lectures at the Business University Nyenrode, University of Technology Sydney and has spoken in Australia, France, China, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, South Africa, Colombia, United States, Dubai and The Netherlands among others.
Every C-level executive should have heard about Big Data by now. But how can you turn your organization into a data-driven business? Where should you start and what does Big Data mean for your organization in particular? After all, Big Data means something different for every organization and every industry.
How can you build a product/service that is truly customer-centric and is based on data if you don’t know where to start? In two-hour boardroom sessions, Van Rijmenam will guide executives into the world of Big Data and explain how they should change their organization to be ready for the digital revolution that is upon us.
Van Rijmenam is a leading authority on Big Data and how organizations should build a datacentric organization. Van Rijmenam’s keynote speeches are inspirational and provide the audience a deep understanding about the accelerated change that we are currently experiencing.
Thanks to his broad knowledge of major trends that affect our society and organizations, he can inspire your audience about what’s happening and how you should be ready for the changes ahead. He can provide you with a glimpse of the future and how your organization should be ready for it. Using countless inspiring examples of organizations from around the world, Van Rijmenam provides handles how to get started with Big Data.
Trends such as the Internet of Things, the Industrial Internet, Quantified-Self, 3D printing, Big Data, Real-time analytics are changing our world and how we should do business. If you wish to be ready for a data-driven future, Van Rijmenam is the right person to have at your event, conference or meeting.
To book Mark for your event, contact Front Row Speakers on +353 1 485 3991 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.