Program – Full Style

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Day 1
04 Apr 2017
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Opening Keynote and Awards

Raising the Information Management Maturity Curve

An increase in data maturity correlates to an increase in business success. Maturity frameworks have varying levels of data management maturity. Each level corresponds to not only increased data maturity,...
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William McKnight

One Woman’s Circuitous Journey to the Role of Chief Data Officer

Charting a course to become a CDO is anything but straightforward. Ursula will share with you how she found her way to the role and the most valuable professional and...
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Ursula Cottone
10:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Establishing and Sustaining the Chief Data Office

Developing a Data Strategy – Ensuring Alignment and Prioritization with Business Strategy to Drive Value

A data strategy is a key pillar of a data-centric organization, and is one of the most important outputs from a chief data office. An actionable data strategy is the...
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Micheline Casey

Are You Ready for a CHIEF Data Officer?

A company needs a Chief Data Officer when it knows it must compete with data, that it must craft a data strategy to do so, and that it must build...
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Thomas Redman

Standing up a CDO shop in 12 months

How to stand up a CDO organization and lessons learned over a 12 month experience.
CJ Nakamura
13:15 - 14:45 (1:15 PM - 02:45 PM)

Risk, Security and Privacy

Security & Privacy: Preventing a Data Disaster in your Data Driven Organization

With the proliferation of data breaches that are reported in the news, and even more that go unreported, it is increasingly important for the Chief Data Officer to focus on...
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Rise Jacobs

Global data privacy trends and their impact on Information Strategy

109 countries have data privacy laws and there is a growing concern and awareness among people about the level of invasiveness on people’s private space that can arise with the...
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Daragh O’Brien

Balancing the “Need to Know” with the “Need to Share”

The “Need to Know” security principle manifests itself in enterprise and information architectures, business policies, and business cultures. When designing information systems in the aerospace industry, priority has historically been...
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Kevin Lynch
15:30 - 17:00 (3:30 PM - 05:00 PM)

Harnessing Data Analysis to Revenue Growth

Analytics Partnership at Disney

Financial services institutions, particularly large ones, are leaders in their use of data and analytics, making financial services a pioneering industry in this space. As small and medium sized financial...
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Juan Gorricho

Data Monetization

Scan any number of financial industry news publications and stories regarding Wall Street’s hunger for new data sets to improve alpha abound. While this might seem like a new trend,...
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Micheline Casey

“Connecting the dots” around your online consumers

Targeting the right consumer online has become integral to every marketing campaign. Data brokers provide information that can be used to target consumers based on demographic, location, previous buying behavior...
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Dave Corchado
Day 2
05 Apr 2017
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Driving Business Innovation and Change

Enabling a Data-centric Innovation Capability: Doing Stuff Better with Data

The jury’s still out on whether you can generate innovation, but there is evidence suggesting you can stifle it. Here is a data management strategy to remove impediments slowing innovation....
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William Brooks

Transforming a Data and Analytics Business

Corelogic is a data and analytics company, so it was “data driven” long before it was fashionable. Even with that sort of head start, the organization saw the opportunities that...
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Robin Gordon
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Our Shared Data Journey: Many failures, some success and much more to do.

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Data Licensing

Data Licensing

William Tanenbaum
12:30 - 13:15 (12:30 PM - 1:15 PM)


14:00 - 15:30 (2:00 PM - 3:30 PM)

Case Study: The Dialog between Data and Legal

Case Study: The Dialog between Data and Legal

Every business initiative that requires data inevitably needs to “go through legal” to ensure that regulations are being conformed to and laws aren’t being broken. This unique session provides transparency...
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Anthony J. Algmin
John Ladley
William Tanenbaum
16:15 - 17:30 (4:15 PM - 5:30 PM)

Keynote Presentations (sessions run consecutively)

Using Data to Help Improve People’s Everyday Lives

While the business world is starting to understand that data has value, it can still be hard to demonstrate that value in a way that organizations and citizens understand. This...
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Peter Aiken
Linda Powell

Weapons of Math Destruction

Cathy O’Neil defines Weapons of Math Destruction, a class of algorithms that have the potential to destroy lives, increase inequality, and threaten democracy.
Cathy O’Neil