MELBOURNE // Data Science Disruption Breakfast Event Posted at 0:00, Thu, 10 March 2016 in Industry Insights

Mitchellake Group and Zendesk are excited to partner on this Data Science Disruption breakfast event.
With Data Science on the rise, we pose the question about disruption and opportunity, aiming to understand what it will bring to the economy of the future.


We’ll provide a light breakfast to kick things off and we hope you can join us for a morning of insights and conversation.

WHEN — 8am-9.30am, Wednesday 23 March
WHERE — Zendesk, 395 Collins Street, Melbourne


Chris Hausler – Data Scientist, Zendesk
Chris describes his role as ‘turning lots of data into magic’ and he does so with the help of Machine Learning, Hadoop, graphs galore, Python & Clojure. Chris has worked in this field for over a decade, for companies including Trading Post, Berlin Brain Computer Interface Lab and Sportsbet

Sveta Freidman – Head of Analytics and BI, Envato
Sveta is an analytics and business intelligence leader with over 12 years’ experience in consulting and client-based environments. As a data strategist professional, Sveta connects people to data, in order to make decisions, build better products and execute marketing strategies. Sveta is a member of the IAPA – the Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia.

Darshil Mehta – Data Quality Manager – Big Data, Connexity
With extensive experience across the US, Singapore, India and Australia, Darshil’s work has been focused across the IT industry, focusing on Information Management. Darshil’s interest lies in Data Warehouse & Business Intelligence projects from conceptualisation to completion. His roles have seen him work across various businesses including finance, hotel industry, telecommunications and state government.

Sarah Murray – Senior Innovation Manager – TAL Life
Sarah has extensive software development experience, having worked for some of Australia’s largest media, telecommunications and financial organisations. Passionate about intrapreneurship, Sarah gains great satisfaction from discovering which innovative ideas will deliver the greatest impact or revenue, and from accelerating change and transformation in the organisation she works for.

The event’s host will be Brett Adam, MD at Zendesk.

Tickets are free, but strictly limited, so please reserve your spot now. Click here to book.