Workshop 3 – CIO Track – Big Things Have Small Beginnings

Alex Ji, Chief Information Officer, New Aim

Join Dr Alex Ji, Chief Information Officer at New Aim, Australia’s largest and fastest-growing private ecommerce company. Speaking from personal experiences at NAB and Vocus Group, where he respectively built artificial intelligence models of automated capability and data science teams from scratch, Alex will address the tough questions including, ‘what should a CIO focus on first’.

Irrespective of industry – finance, telecommunications or ecommerce – Alex will share how the highest-performing digital and analytics teams approach business decisions in exactly the same way. It all comes down to starting with something small but critical.

Alex will delve into specific applications of this mental model and why measurable value from beginning to end is also crucial.