Thursday, March 1, 2018

Mr. Scott Leeb, a Senior Consultant with Iknow LLC, will be giving a speech at Qaboos University on Monday, March 5, 2018. He will speak on the topic of converting big data to knowledge and how companies can develop a roadmap for effectively leveraging big data. This presentation is part of the Special Librarians Association Arab Gulf Chapter (SLA/AGC) Annual Conference, the theme of which is “Big Data and Its Investment Prospects: The Way Towards Knowledge Integration.” The conference will be held March 5th-8th, at the Millenium Hotel in Muscat, Oman.

Mr. Leeb is an Engagement Director with Iknow LLC, a leading management and technology consulting firm that focuses on the knowledge management space. In this capacity, Leeb develops knowledge management solutions for federal, state, and corporate markets by concentrating on strategy definition and governance, knowledge capture and content management, business process design, systems integration, and change management. Prior to this, Leeb had more than 15 years’ experience creating, managing, and growing the global business intelligence and knowledge management programs at Prudential Retirement, The McGraw-Hill Companies, KPMG, Ingram Micro, and a leading international philanthropy, The Rockefeller Foundation. He is currently on the faculty at the University of Johannesburg, Unversiti Utari Malaysia and the University of Maryland and is a former Chairman of the Board of SCIP (Strategy and Competitive Intelligence Professionals).