Wiley Book Launch Event (Feb 16, 2018)


Thanks to the Wiley’s Leadership Team : Peter Wiley(Chairman Emeritus ) , Matt Kissner(Chairman) , Vikas Gupta(MD , India) for hosting an amazing book launch event. It’s a pleasure to be associated with the marquee publishing house. # AI and Analytics.

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My Book Launch: AI and Analytics – Accelerating Business Decisions (Feb 16, 2018)


My new book has been launched today:

AI and Analytics : Accelerating Business Decisions.. The new normal in enterprise strategy and transformation

Introducing, the first of its kind, must have primer for CxOs, executives and professionals on executing AI and Analytics strategies in their enterprises for end-to-end transformative impact. Includes:Introducing, the first of its kind, must have primer for CxOs, executives and professionals on executing AI and Analytics strategies in their enterprises for end-to-end transformative impact. Includes:

  • Exhaustive repertoire of AI and Analytics strategy roadmaps, frameworks and methodologies for CXO’s, coupled with broad exhibit plan of making the enterprises AI ready
  • A comprehensive overview of the algorithm economy and its deep transformative potential of morphing enterprises into math houses
  • Incisive study of C-suite stakeholders – CMO, CPO, CFO, CIO’s radical role and functional changes on strategic and operational sides underpinned by AI and Analytics infusion
  • Outline of the immense AI and Analytics adoption and consumption scenarios in high impact industries of Banking, Insurance, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Retail and CPG
  • Thought provoking facets of AI and Analytics pervasive interventions in exponential technologies: Chatbots , RPA , IoT , Cybersecurity , Blockchain , Cryptocurrency

The book will be available soon for purchase. Stay Tuned in my twitter (@DhanrajaniS) and LinkedIn (/sameerdhanrajani) to know more about how you can purchase it.

Towards Personalized Medicine- Leveraging Patient Similarity and Drug Similarity Analytics


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Investment Analytics for VCs and PE Firms


In the venture capital world, it’s all about the “hits.” A hit is a startup that makes it big, returning many multiples of a venture fund’s initial investment. Hits are great for everyone—investors, entrepreneurs, job seekers—but the problem is they don’t happen very often. The  odds of a big hit are about one in 10. Continue reading

How Data Science Projects deliver Business Impact


As data is already everywhere, so data science problems are becoming increasingly prevalent. Some enterprises have counted 50 to 100 data science use cases. To better cope with the sheer mass of projects, some leading organizations are starting data science teams whose general mission is to become a shared resources across the organization. Data science projects can be characterized by their business impact, helping analytics leaders to understand the business benefits they deliver, from innovation and business understanding to prototyping, process refinement and firefighting. Continue reading

Cryptocurrency Analytics for Better Encryption & Monitoring Digital Currency


The long-standing desire for two parties to transact online directly—without a third-party intermediary— has accelerated the popularity of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Litecoin, Blackcoin, Dogecoin etc. The online equivalent of hand-to-hand cash transactions, the cryptocurrency phenomenon, which is driven primarily by its to-date most popular option, Bitcoin, has struck a chord with growing legions of speculators, consumers, merchants, government regulators and even lawbreakers. As the news of recent Bitcoin-centric scandals has revealed, the latter category of less ethical players has rightfully heightened stakeholder scrutiny and wariness of Bitcoin and its digital brethren. But its growing popularity as a legitimate currency exchange option means Bitcoin holds opportunities as well as risk. Companies are seeking to further capitalize on the Bitcoin trend—even if many remain unsure of the precise implications on their business or industry. Continue reading

Integrated Analytics Approach to Rural Development


The benefits of big data are not only transforming the businesses in the urban areas but also they can be equally extended to the rural parts of the country. The penetration of mobile phones and other connected devices generate huge amount of structured and un-structured data every day. Productivity in rural India is extremely low due to unscientific farming practices, fragmented land holdings, lack of agro-climatic focus for crops selection, lack of access to the right farming advice at the right time. Continue reading