Data Innovation Forum

May 29 - Sheraton Porto Hotel & Spa

In a world of constant uncertainty, where the pace of change is accelerating and the margin of error is decreasing, the intelligent use of data undoubtedly offers competitive advantages to your business.

Decision-making based on insights has never been so important and every area of your business benefits from the use of efficient technologies. In this event, we explored topics such as Analytics, Big Data, Data Science and Artificial Intelligence through sessions guided by our experts, and discovered how to leverage new opportunities for your business by boosting your company’s competitiveness.


9:00 - 9:30
Credential and welcome coffee
9:30 - 10:00
Welcome and introduction
10:00 - 10:30
How to increase your Organization's performance

What if IT teams were closely connected to the business's digital innovation and development? Could we keep the agile speed of software delivery and the speed and conventional methodologies of legacy systems? In this session you will learn how it is possible to increase the performance of your company incorporating teams and agile methodologies.

10:30 - 11:00
The applicability of Analytics and Big Data in digital transformation

In this presentation we will take a journey around the digital transformation and approach its concept.
Why do we all talk about digital transformation?
How it is related to Analytics and Big Data?
Why are these trends relevant to every business?

11:00 - 11:20
Coffee break
11:20 - 11:50
How Organizations are using Big Data to boost competitiveness

Organizations are increasing the frequency and volume of their investments in Big Data. These investments have been made with the aim of creating additional Value through the collection and analysis of increasingly varied and complex information. The purpose of this presentation is to better understand what this area is, how we can take advantage of the opportunities generated by it and how to adapt it to the reality and maturity of our organization. To better understand this challenge, we will use a successful use case developed internationally by BI4ALL.

11:50 - 12:20
Artificial Intelligence and Chatbots, a leverage in your business

AI solutions that use natural language processing and machine learning algorithms, allowing the consumer to easily, quickly and intuitively explore their data through common language.

12:20 - 12:50
Case Study - Agility and Opportunity in Decision Making - the LIPOR case

Manage and lead in the current context (VUCA - Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous) is a challenge in business and to all managers. This is also the case in the waste management sector. Decision making is therefore of particular importance and requires timely, relevant and reliable information. BI systems thus play a strategic role in the ability of enterprises to adapt to the environment. Lipor continues to develop its BI system being fundamental to its competitive advantage.

12:50 - 14:30