SCAI launches a series of webinars called “AI in action” on the diverse application fields of AI. Each webinar will take place in English on Zoom one Tuesday per month at 4pm (Paris time). For each webinar, one renown expert will present how AI is implemented in his/her field of expertise and will be able to exchange with the public. The webinars last approximately one hour and are aimed at a large audience: students, professionals, managers, engineers…
The webinars are free. You can register via Eventbrite (not mandatory).
The webinar on March 16th will deal with the topic: "Driving analytics transformation in the largest conglomerate in Middle East" and will be presented by Guillaume Thfoin.
Guillaume Thfoin is Head of Business Analytics at Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia. In his role, Guillaume is responsible for driving the company’s digital and analytics transformation, leading a team of more than 60 people.
Prior to joining Majid Al Futtaim, Guillaume held multiple roles in major Consumer Packaged Goods companies such as SC Johnson and Kraft Foods, analytics company Nielsen, as well as in pure tech company Yahoo. Prior to joining Majid Al Futtaim, he led product and strategy at Teralytics, a Telecom Big Data Monetization start-up based in Zurich and New York, where he raised USD 25 million from the largest VCs in Europe.
Guillaume is a member of the Dubai Artificial Intelligence Ethics Advisory Board as well as the Master of Analytics and Computer Science Industry Advisory Board for Heriot-Watt University Dubai. He holds Bachelor and Master degrees in Telecoms and Management from the Institut Mines-Telecom Business School, France and has completed an MBA at Universite Laval, Canada.