The Accenture Analytics Innovation Centre in Dublin, Ireland, is a showcase for Accenture’s predictive analytics capabilities and their ability to help the C-suite meet its most pressing objectives.

Presenter: Kieran Towey, Senior Manager.

The Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs is one of the world’s leading research institutions. We have been pioneering the development of new communications technologies for more than 80 years. We are well known for inventing and perfecting many of the cornerstone technologies that have defined today’s information technology and communications systems. Bell Labs continues to lead the way in the development of future communications technologies and networks.

Presenter: Deepak Ajwani, Research Scientist.

The Boxever is a Customer Intelligence as a Service (CIaaS) solution for the travel industry. Boxever enables airlines and travel companies to leverage their online and offline customer data to create stronger, more profitable customer relationships. Using a unique fusion of travel knowledge, Big Data and predictive analytics we deliver unparalleled insight into customer behaviour across all channels, increasing revenue through highly targeted email marketing, personalisation, offer management and promotions.

Presenter: Shane Brennan, Data Analyst/Senior Software Developer.

The CeADAR (the Centre for Applied Data Analytics Research) is an industry-led technology centre initiative for innovation and applied research that accelerates the development, deployment and adoption of Data Analytics technology and relevant innovations.

Presenter: Oisin Boydell, Lead Researcher.

“Deloitte” is the brand under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management, and tax services to selected clients.

Presenter: Richard Southern, Director of Analytics.

As the world becomes more urbanized, cities have evolved into one of our most consummate and complex artifacts. As a result, urban transportation is facing a grand challenge that is often called sustainable mobility: devising more efficient and adaptive urban transportation systems necessary to accommodate urban dynamics while preserving and restoring the environment. The Smarter Urban Dynamics team at the IBM Research - Ireland focuses on developing analytics and tools to better understand and optimize the urban dynamics.

Presenter: Zubair Nabi, Smarter Cities.

At Insight we combine the skills of leading researchers with cutting-edge technologies from diverse research areas. We work closely with industry partners to develop next-generation data acquisition and analytics solutions for important and diverse application areas. Insight brings together leading Irish academics from 5 of Ireland'€™s leading research centres (DERI, CLARITY, CLIQUE, 4C, TRIL), previously established by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) and the Irish Industrial Development Authority (IDA), in key areas of priority research including: The Semantic Web, Sensors and the Sensor Web, Social network analysis, Decision Support and Optimization, and Connected Health.

Presenters: Danh Le Phuoc, Research Fellow Insight@NUIG; Padraig Cunningham, Director Insight@UCD;

The Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) is one of the core institutions responsible for the implementation of science and technology policy in Japan. Graph CREST is a JST project aiming at addressing the challenges introduced by extremely large scale graphs processing on post peta-scale supercomputers.

Presenter: Toyotaro Suzumura, Principal Investigator JST/Graph CREST.

Logentries is a SaaS-based, log management service for collecting and analyzing huge quantities of machine-generated log data and making that data easily accessible to improve IT and business operations. While traditional log management and analytics solutions require advanced technical skills to use or are costly to setup, Logentries provides Developers, IT and Business Operations a simply accessible solution for unlocking insights from log data. With over 1,000 customers in a 100 countries, Logentries is processing more than 10 billion events a day. We’re not only passionate about log data but also about building a great service our customers love.

Presenter: Brendan Dillon, Managing Director (Ireland).

MongoDB is the leading NoSQL database, empowering businesses to be more agile and scalable. Fortune 500 companies and startups alike are using MongoDB to create new types of applications, improve customer experience, accelerate time to market and reduce costs.

Presenter: Adam Comerford, Technical Services Manager.

How do you find the best, most interesting stories in the world each day? NewsWhip believe the answer lies in asking the crowd - specifically, the billion active users of social networks Facebook and Twitter. Humans have a nose for great stories. So every minute NewsWhip figures out which news stories are getting the most discussion, via shares, comments, tweets and other buzz. It surfaces the world's most interesting news - according to the world.

Presenter: Andrew Mullaney, Co-founder & CTO.

"Like A/B testing, but smarter. Like machine learning, but easier." Synference is an API that makes data-driven decisions. It automatically optimizes the metrics you care about by learning to make the right decision for each user.

Presenter: Fergal Reid, Co-Founder.