This 1-day workshop is designed for industry participants to hear from the experts the business values and opportunities of analytics. Advanced Analytics means Analytics everywhere.

This 1-day workshop is designed for industry participants to hear from the experts the business values and opportunities of analytics. The workshop begins with an environment scan, discusses the rise of analytics, and the different types of analytics, namely Descriptive, Predictive, and Prescriptive Analytics (also called Operations Research or OR).   The invited speakers, who are industry experts in these fields, will talk about Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics, its business values, and success stories.  The opportunities and challenges will be discussed as well.  This is followed by a demonstration of how both Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics can be done.  Participants can then interact with the speakers during Panel Discussion which consists panelists from both industry and academia.  Finally, the workshop recommends how to get started in this area, e.g. upskilling employees with the right skills through short courses and/or part-time graduate study, a research partnership with local universities, or leveraging third parties.












Name : Mr Sim Cheng Hwee

 Managing Director : Integrated Decision Systems Consultancy

Mr Sim Cheng Hwee is the Managing Director of Integrated Decision Systems Consultancy Pte Ltd who founded the company in April 1996. He has more than 25 years of experience in operations research consultancy.  He studied in Yokohama National University under Japan’s Mombusho Scholarship and graduated in 1983 with a B.Eng. in Naval Architecture. He won a Ministry of Defence scholarship in 1988 to study Operations Research at the US Naval Postgraduate School and graduated in 1989 with an M.Sc.(with Distinction). 

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 Name : Dr. Lee Yuan Harng

Dr. Lee Yuan Harng is a seasoned professional in the field of analytics and has over 7 years of experience working as a data analytics consultant in Malaysia and Singapore.  His experiences include:

-Building predictive models for various marketing teams across banking, media, telco and retail industry

-Building predictive models to anticipate breakdown in mass transit rail systems

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Name: Associate Professor Dr. Adibah Shuib

 Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences (UiTM)

 MSORSM President

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Adibah Shuib is an Associate Professor at the Centre for Mathematics Studies at the Faculty of Computer and Mathematical Sciences (FSKM) of Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM).  She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Master of Science in Computational & Applied Mathematics from the Old Dominion University, USA.  She received her PhD in Mathematics and Statistics from the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom. She has been the President of the Management Science / Operations Research Society since 2015. (Read More in the brochure) 




Chang Chi Wai



Name: Mr. Chang Chi Wai

 Director: AHP Products

CW Chang is the Director of AHP Products; a company specialized in providing high performance statistical computing and big data software for machine learning and prediction. Their customers are in the semiconductor, engineering, natural resources, medical research, property development, finance and retailing industries and were located in USA, UK, South Pacific, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia and Thailand. They also collaborate with government agencies on projects, workshop and public training courses.  (Read More in the brochure) 





Name : Dr. Anwar Ali

 Principal Consultant : The Optimization Expert PLT

Dr. Anwar Ali has 27 years’ experience in semiconductor industry, 2 years at Texas Instruments followed by 25 years at Intel Technology Sdn Bhd.  He was a Principal Engineer for his last 5 years at Intel.  He practised Operations Research (discrete event simulation and mathematical optimization) for 13 years while at Intel. (Read More in the brochure)


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