Mark van Rijmenam
- Founder of Datafloq.com
- Named a global top 10 Big Data influencer
- Author of the book “Think Bigger – Developing a Successful Big Data Strategy for Your Business'', which was published globally as of April 2014
Mark van Rijmenam is Founder of Datafloq.com. Datafloq is the one-stop Source for Big Data, creating the Big Data ecosystem by connecting all stakeholders within the global Big Data market. Datafloq connects data and people. Visit Datafloq today to learn more about it. 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 organisations and societies to tackle some of the world’s biggest challenges. He is named a global top 10 Big Data influencer. Mark 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 organisations 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. 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 and disruptive innovation. He has given lectures at the Business University Nyenrode and has spoken in Australia, France, China, United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, South Africa, Colombia,United States, Dubai and The Netherlands among others. He is founding partner of think-tank The Digital Leadership Initiative in Sydney.
Every C-level executive should have heard about Big Data by now. But how can you turn your organisation into a data-driven business? Where should you start and what does Big Data mean for your organisation in particular? After all, Big Data means something different for every organisation 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 organisation to be ready for the digital revolution that is upon us.
Van Rijmenam is a leading authority on Big Data and how organisations should build a data-centric organisation. 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 organisations, 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 organisation should be ready for it. Using countless inspiriting examples of organisations 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, Mark van Rijmenam is the right person to have at your event, conference or meeting.