Shaily Kumar


Shaily Kumar

About Shaily Kumar

Shailendra has been on a quest to help organisations make money out of data and has generated an incremental value of over one billion dollars through analytics and cognitive processes. With a global experience of more than two decades, Shailendra has worked with a myriad of Corporations, Consulting Services and Software Companies in various industries like Retail, Telecommunications, Financial Services and Travel - to help them realise incremental value hidden in zettabytes of data. He has published multiple articles in international journals about Analytics and Cognitive Solutions; and recently published “Making Money out of Data” which showcases five business stories from various industries on how successful companies make millions of dollars in incremental value using analytics. Prior to joining SAP, Shailendra was Partner / Analytics & Cognitive Leader, Asia at IBM where he drove the cognitive business across Asia. Before joining IBM, he was the Managing Director and Analytics Lead at Accenture delivering value to its clients across Australia and New Zealand. Coming from the industry, Shailendra held key Executive positions driving analytics at Woolworths and Coles in the past. Please feel to connect on: Linkedin: http://linkedin.com/in/shaily Twitter: https://twitter.com/meisshaily

The Challenge Of Analytics Growth In The Public Sector

26-Apr-2018 | Shaily Kumar

Although the opportunities to apply analytics in the public sector are abundant, cultural and technical challenges must be overcome before government agencies can claim to be fully developed, enterpri

The Importance Of Analytics In The Public Sector

17-Apr-2018 | Shaily Kumar

Analytics is an important and rapidly developing business functionality that is used by increasing numbers of organizations around the world. Reflecting this trend, government agencies and departments

machine learning, predictive analytics

The Differences Between Machine Learning And Predictive Analytics

15-Mar-2018 | Shaily Kumar

Many people are confused about the specifics of machine learning and predictive analytics. Although they are both centered on efficient data processing, there are many differences. Machine learning Ma

Robotic Process Automation Across Industries

8-Mar-2018 | Shaily Kumar

Robotic process automation (RPA) is the application of software and technology with the use of artificial intelligence to carry out repetitive tasks quickly, tirelessly, and accurately. It enables yo

Four Retail Technology Trends To Take Off In 2018

13-Feb-2018 | Shaily Kumar

Over the past few years, technology has seen a significant shift from cyclical, invention-led spending on point solutions to investments targeting customer-driven, end-to-end value. The next wave of d

artificial intelligence, AI, retail, retail analytics, digital retail, analytics, advanced analytics, digital transformation

Artificial Intelligence In The Retail Industry

28-Nov-2017 | Shaily Kumar

Artіfісіаl intеllіgеnсе (AI) hаѕ taken thе retail world by storm. Thе sheer mаrkеt ѕіzе оf AI ѕоftwаrе аnd ѕуѕtеmѕ, which is expected to reach US$35,870 million by 2025,

IoT And The Telecommunications Industry

31-Aug-2017 | Shaily Kumar

The Internet of Things (IoT) links objects within an active network to facilitate data management and collection. Using communication protocols to create a global network, the IoT leverages sensors, m