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BI Deployment Journey – Experience from the Trenches by informationexcellence
July 25, 2012, 9:29 pm
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Information Excellence Knowledge Share Session-207

Topic: “BI Deployment Journey – Experience from the Trenches”

Date & Venue: Saturday Aug/4th/2012:  09:45 AM to 12.30 PM, Zinnia Systems, HAL 2nd stage, Off Indiranagar 100 Ft Road, Bangalore

Hosted by: Zinnia Systems,  Bangalore

Topics and Speakers:

09:45: Sign in and Networking

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM: BI and Analytics Journey from Ground Up in a Media Business by Alok Dashora, IT Strategy Consulting, formerly Vice President of IT, Tata Sky

11:15 AM to 12:15 PM Challenge in deploying  BI Solutions by Alok Thanvi, IT Manager, BI Support, Dell India

Registration Link:  http://informationexcellence207.eventbrite.com/

Speaker Profile: Alok Dashora, IT Strategy Consulting

Alok comes with distinguished experience across complete IT lifecycle, with senior roles in Captives, Product Development Companies and Indian and MNC Consulting Majors.

He consults with companies on IT Strategy and Business Value proposition. His prior roles have included Vice President of IT at Tata Sky, Director of Business Applications at Subex Azure, Director of Professional Services at Subez, Delivery Manager at Wipro and Consultant at KPMG Management Services.

He has Engineering from Malaviya NIT, and Masters from Management Studies in IISc.

He brings special expertise in managing enterprise critical complex project delivery within triple constraints of cost, time lines and quality working with multiple partners for solution, product and infrastructure.


Speaker Profile: Alok Thanvi, IT Manager, BI Support, Dell India

Alok comes with over 14 years of experience in the space of DBA, DWH, BI, Analytics and DWH & BI Operations. He is currently IT Manager Supporting Business Intelligence Operations at Dell India. He has previously worked with Reliance and Microsoft contributing to their BI journey.

He is a Computer Science graduate with MBA in Finance. He is also a Sif Sigma Green Belt and a certified PMP professional.

His experience spans across Real time application, Client server applications, Robotics, BI/reporting Development  etc. across Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Procurement, Marketing, Finance and QE domains.

He has great experience establishing Infrastructure Support teams for Data Warehouse and various BI Applications including Business Object, Microsoft BI Suits, MicroStrategy and  in-house custom BI Solutions for various organizations



Zinnia Systems, No 2283, I floor, 14th A Main,HAL 2nd stage, Off Indiranagar 100 Ft Road, Adjacent to New Horizon Public School, Bangalore

Directions and Roadmap:


How to reach:

From Domlur Flyover towards CMH: Take right in 15th Main, First left to reach T / 14th A main

From CMH road towards Domlur Flyover: Take left into 13th Main, Take first Right (Reach 14th Main)Take right and then Left in to 14th A Main

From Tippasandra, Jeevan Bheema Nagar side – Join 13th main towards Ring Road and take left (14th A main) just 100m before ring road

Parking: Can be parked along 14th A main up to New Horizon School.

Parking also can be done behind New Horizon School along the road connecting 13th and 14th Main

Contact No: Ravi – 9901840840

FYI Info:

1)Bring an id proof; No need to bring the eventbrite printout, your name will be on the list if you have received an eventbrite email confirmation.
2) Please do not block seats, we have limited capacity
3) This event is free for all professionals, Pre-Registration is required
4) Please be at the venue by 9:45 AM and honour the time of all

5) Give time margin to account for Parking(on the side streets) and walk up to the Zinnia Office

email informationexcellence@compegence.com for any information.

Keep in touch with the informationexcellence group:


Want to Volunteer? Reach out to any of the volunteers or drop us a line

Registration Link:  http://informationexcellence207.eventbrite.com/


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