Location World 2018
October 1 @ 9:00 am - October 2 @ 5:00 pm SMT
Location world is a two-day business user conference centric around the theme LI+AI+IoT: Powering Economies i.e. location technology – a business intelligence process that combines with AI, IoT and big data to generate insights from location-based or geographic business data.
Character and Elements of Location World, Singapore 2018
Location World will witness participation of around 200+ delegates from various countries of Asia-Pacific region and some international participation with 30+ speakers for the Plenary and other sessions.
While serving as a platform for collaboration, Location World will have following elements:
- Thought Leadership and Value Impact
Location World will demonstrate unique ‘Thought Leadership’ associated with the value chain of global business user community and its impact and utility in economy and society on a whole.
Plenary and Keynote Sessions of ‘Location World, Singapore 2018’ will facilitate discussions with regards to emerging trends and innovations towards:
1. Technology Innovations, Business Opportunities and Directions
2. Global and Regional dialogues
3. Relevance of Location technology across major user industries
- Bringing together business users, SME’s, startups, academia and decision makers
Recognizing the growing role of BT community in addressing larger development agenda and governance, Location World will work towards raising the profile of BT industry amongst business users, startup associations, investors, academia & research. For example – SLA, SSTA, IE Singapore, NTU, NUS etc.
- Connecting User Communities
Location World acts as a catalyst focusing on major user industry segments such as:1. Location-based connected ecosystems
a. Cities of Tomorrow (Smart Cities): Limited Land – Unlimited Spaces
b. Healthcare: sustainable and affordable
c. Cyber Security
d. Deepening global linkages
e. Location for connecting communities: (social services like empowering persons with special needs, promoting cohesive secure society, etc.)2. Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI)
a. Banking: Payment banks, Fintech, Traditional banks
b. Block-chain and Cryptocurrency
c. Insurance and Financial Services
3. Location for business optimization
a. Retail and Consumer Durables
b. E-commerce/ M-commerce
c. Logistics and Operations
d. Supply Chain Management
4. Location-based marketing and advertising
a. Sales Optimization: Consumer Insights
b. Social Media and World of Advertisement
c. Media and Entertainment
d. Data & Privacy
Location World, Singapore 2018 (#AtMyLocale) will be organized in partnership with major professional societies associated with the above-mentioned user industries, facilitating connectivity between BT (business technology) community and respective user community, enabling pro-active engagement and furthering value proposition of BT offerings.
- Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurial Incubation: Hackathon
Dedicated hackathon focusing on technology innovations and entrepreneurial incubation will be organized. Technology innovations in the field of AI, Big Data, IoT, etc. have been revolutionizing the digital world and ‘Location Intelligence’ is further consumerising BT at a large scale. This technology revolution has led to the creation of a larger start-up community network, encouraging youngsters to unleash the power to leverage existing resources in the economy wherein location data is playing a pivotal role. Hackathon will bring together dedicated groups building innovative solutions towards sustainable society exploring solutions to pressing issues.
Event Location : Singapore