Fawad A. Qureshi

Global Industry Field CTO

Fawad is a results-driven technology leader with 20+ years of experience across 50+ countries. He excels in enterprise data warehouses, big data analytics, and shared economy business models.

Currently serving as Global Industry Field CTO, Fawad advises C-level executives across diverse sectors on leveraging data and technology to drive success. His expertise in data monetization, data as a service, and data products enables him to develop innovative strategies that fuel revenue growth.

Passionate about sustainability, Fawad utilizes data and analytics to achieve impactful business outcomes and foster positive environmental change. By unlocking the strategic value of data assets, he empowers organizations to thrive in the data-driven economy.

Data & AI Leadership Day Talk:
Marketplace-driven Innovation in Data as a Service (DaaS) Businesses


In today’s data-driven economy, organizations face challenges in unlocking the full potential of their data assets and effectively monetizing them.

This session will delve into the concept of building a Data as a Service (DaaS) business and its pivotal role in driving innovation. By harnessing the power of marketplaces, organizations can unlock new opportunities for revenue generation and strategic growth. The talk will explore how marketplaces facilitate the crowdsourcing of ideas and create a continuous innovation loop.

Attendees will gain insights into the strategies, best practices, and practical steps required to establish and leverage DaaS marketplaces. The session will also address the transformation of data assets into valuable products, fostering innovation, and thriving in the evolving landscape of the data economy.

Frequently Asked Questions

For whom is Data & AI Leadership Day?

Data & AI Leadership Day brings together over 800 leaders and experts from across industries to share their experience and insights on the latest trends, best practices, and strategies related to data & AI.

Who is deciding on the topics?

The program is selected by an independent board of customer representatives and delivered by cloud practitioners and experts. Content is selected to provide maximum benefit to participants through relevant topics, innovative insights, and clear, actionable takeaways. 

When and where does Data & AI Leadership Day take place?

Data & AI Leadership Day will be on June 19, 2024, from 7am to 5.30pm CEST, followed by informal drinks and networking.  

This in-person conference will be held at: 

Arena Cinema Zurich 

Kalanderplatz 8 

8045 Zurich 

What type of tickets exist?

Individual tickets, as well as discounted group tickets, are available. For more info about pricing, head to our ticket shop or drop us an email.
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What about the co-located Cloud Leadership Day?

Cloud is a relevant topic for future developments, which is why this conference will take place alongside Cloud Leadership Day. Ticket holders will have access to both conferences.