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Dec 4–5, 2017: Training
Dec 5–7, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
Markus Kirchberg

Markus Kirchberg
Chief Executive Officer, Wismut Labs Pte. Ltd.


Markus Kirchberg is CEO of Wismut Labs Pte. Ltd., where he leads a team of diverse technical experts that help modernize and transform clients’ products, services, and operations. Markus has over 20 years experience in research and technology-driven innovation, and his career spans academia, dedicated research centers, and industrial research and incubation labs. Previously, Markus was the head of technology innovation at Deep Labs, where he was responsible for driving and delivering technology innovation across the Asia Pacific region; headed Visa Labs, Asia Pacific; served as an expert at HP Labs Singapore, where he led various innovation initiatives on next generation, cross-domain data analytics platforms; worked as a research fellow and principal investigator at the Institute for Infocomm Research at A*STAR; and was a lecturer at Massey University, New Zealand. Markus’s skill set includes full innovation lifecycle management, automating infrastructure, cloud computing, data management at multipetabyte scale, data privacy, deep learning, emerging technologies, the internet of things, large-scale data analytics, and extreme transaction processing. He has extensive experience in healthcare, logistics, payments analytics and processing, risk management, and transportation.


5:05pm5:45pm Thursday, December 7, 2017
Markus Kirchberg (Wismut Labs Pte. Ltd.)
As the share of digital payments increases so does payment fraud, which has almost tripled between 2013 and 2016. Markus Kirchberg explains how recent advances in AI and machine learning, decision sciences, and network sciences are driving the development of next-generation payment fraud capabilities for fraud scoring, deceptive merchant detection, and merchant compromise detection. Read more.