Case Study of Text Mining for Competitive Intelligence

June 12, 2018
Venue: Online webinar

When: Tues, June 12, 2018
Time: 8:00 - 9:00am (PST) | 11:00am - 12noon (EDT) | 4:00 - 5:00pm (BST) | 5:00 - 6:00pm (CEST)
Length: 1 hour

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Understanding the data and technology ecosystem and orchestrating all essential 'ingredients' are imperative for the successful application of advanced analytics initiatives. Natural language processing and text mining platforms are nothing without data - and vice versa. So how do you ensure you are acquiring all the right elements for your strategy?

We invite you to learn from the experts. In this webinar you will hear a case study about how Novo Nordisk have built a successful data and technology ecosystem to uncover competitive insights using text mining and natural language processing of news data using Linguamatics technology and Dow Jones DNA.

Irrespective of your industry, you will learn how to effectively build the right data and technology ecosystem for the effective execution of your data strategy.

Meet the Panel & Host:

Jane Reed, Head of Life Science Strategy at Linguamatics

Panellist: Jane Reed is the Head of Life Science Strategy at Linguamatics. She is responsible for developing the strategic vision for Linguamatics’ growing product portfolio and business development in the life science domain. Jane has extensive experience in life sciences informatics. She has worked for more than 20 years in vendor companies supplying data products, data integration and analysis and consultancy to pharma and biotech - with roles at Instem, BioWisdom, Incyte, and Hexagen. Before moving into the life science industry, Jane worked in academia with post-doctoral positions in genetics and genomics research.

Solmaz Gabery Adams, Senior Information Scientist at Novo Nordisk

Panellist: Solmaz is a Senior Information Scientist at Novo Nordisk driving text mining initiatives as well as laying the architecture for the portfolio of solutions needed to enable these for a team of information scientists. She has an academic background with a degree in Bioinformatics from the Technical University of Denmark, and has since then been implementing the methodologies on text-mining.

Jes Hansen, Business Information Scientist at Novo Nordisk

Panellist: Jes is a Business Information Scientist at Novo Nordisk and part of a group coordinating text mining efforts as well as an avid user of text mining on both external and internal information. He graduated from Copenhagen University with a Master’s degree in Library and Information Science.

Niranjan Thomas, General Manager, Platform and Technology Partnership at Dow Jones

The Host: As the General Manager, Platform and Technology Partnerships at Dow Jones, Niranjan is responsible for the DNA data platform including product strategy, go to market, customer solutions and driving technology ecosystem partnerships. Niranjan has over 16 years of experience in Technology leadership roles across software design and development, software project management, cybersecurity, risk and business management. He has spent significant time delivering solutions for the manufacturing, consulting, technology, telecommunications, media and financial services industries. Prior to joining Dow Jones he served as Head of Technology at AMP, Australia’s leading specialist wealth management and life insurance company.