Dez Blanchfield is an Industry Analyst and Business and Technology Consultant, covering Digital transformation, Cloud, Big Data and Analytics, Internet of Things, Machine 2 Machine, Cyber Security, Cyber Risk and Resilience and Smart Cities.
Dez has invested his professional career of some two and a half decades influencing the development roadmaps of technology companies, aligning them to the customer experience demands and possibilities of forward thinking digital enterprises.
He sits on and works with boards of government and private sector organisations, to help uplift the digital quotient of organisations as a thought leader and practitioner across a broad range of disruptive technologies.
Dez enjoys assisting organisations to disrupt themselves before being caught on the back foot by emerging new entrants or competitors. Passionate about leveraging the possibilities of new and emerging technology business, Dez is currently focussed on bringing the likes of Cloud, Big Data andAnalytics, Machine Learning, Cognitive Computing, Robotic Process Automation, Cyber Resilience, Blockchain and Agile DevOps to organisations to ensure their enduring success.
SESSION: IoT and the perfect storm