Ken Collier discusses Agile Analytics, a combination of sophisticated analytics techniques, lean learning principles, agile delivery methods, and "big data" technologies.
Ken Collier is the author of "Agile Analytics: A Value-Driven Approach to Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing" and is a frequent speaker at conferences such as TDWI World Conference 2010 & 2011 and HEDW 2011 & 2012. Ken pioneered the adaptation of agile techniques to complex data analytics system development. His current focus at ThoughtWorks is on advanced analytics in big data ecosystems.
Agile Australia is the national Australian conference on Agile, attracting over 850 delegates in 2013. In its fifth year, the conference was themed Accelerate Innovation and featured thought leaders on innovation and business, including Dave Snowden, Bjarte Bogsnes and Ryan Martens. Agile Australia 2013 was sponsored by Rally, ThoughtWorks, IBM, Telstra, and Atlassian and is managed by SlatteryIT.