Are We Ready for the Era of Analytics Heterogeneity? Maybe… but the Data Says No


We live in the era of Analytics Heterogeneity - where analytics is not limited to one single methodology, tool or algorithm, but is able to leverage the full potential of the fast-growing and rapid-changing ecosystem of analytical solutions and technologies available. However, one byproduct of this evolution has been increasing complexity of how to turn analytics into value. Which new capabilities are needed to be successful in this new era? What can we do to be champions and convert this complexity into a competitive advantage? In this session, I will walk you through the best practices to move from sandbox to production.


Marinela Profi is a Global Strategist for AI, with a focus on ModelOps solutions. She is interested around strategies for putting machine learning in production and turning models into trusted decisions efficiently. Marinela started her career as a Sales Engineer for Advanced Analytics, developing solutions for banking, retail, and manufacturing industries. Her main contributions have been around combination of forecasting and machine learning techniques. Her background is a mix of Business Administration, Statistics, and Marketing. She holds a Master of Science in Business Administration and a Master in Statistics from the University of Rome. Marinela is a Global Ambassador and member of Women Tech Network, an organization that enables women’s empowerment in tech through leadership development, and speaker at the International Symposium of Forecasting. She is also the author of the ebook “Mastering Model Lifecycle Orchestration: An interactive guide”.