Ashwani Dev

Ashwani Dev

Job Title: E&P Big Data Strategy Leader

Company: Halliburton

Ashwani Dev is a technology focused, growth oriented with entrepreneurial attitude leader in the oil and gas sector with over 10 years of strong research and development focus on products and product strategies. He believes that technology focused products and strategies are going to be the anchors that help oil and gas companies navigate through the rough economic times and take to higher profitability over the next decade. Dr. Dev has worked on various upstream exploration technical problems ranging from conventional to unconventional. Ashwani actively working in the areas of Big Data solution space. He actively scouts startups that are innovative and/or disruptive in the oil and gas space. Developing product development strategies and rebranding products with focus on revenue growth and innovation. In summary, Ashwani is an entrepreneurial attitude technology leader always looking for solving the next challenge with innovative applications and disruptive technologies.

Speaking at the following:

9.15am - 9.45am
Keynote Presentation: Taming the Big Data and Data Science Tigers: Lessons Learned from Multi-Disciplinary Industries

‘So what?’ – Moving from sharing insight to promoting action. Not just a flash in the pan – solving business problems to ensure the longevity of data science. How can a Chief Data Scientist explain their findings to non-data literate colleagues?

10.15am - 10.45am
Panel Discussion: Making Data Talk – Converting Complexity into Simplicity

What is the best approach to make data meaningful to those unfamiliar with it? Should a Chief Data Scientist look to educate others, or simply provide them with answers? Is there a risk that data science will fall from favour, due to lack of understanding?