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Make Data Work
December 1–3, 2015 • Singapore
John Akred

John Akred
CTO, Silicon Valley Data Science

Website | @BigDataAnalysis

With over 15 years in advanced analytical applications and architecture, John Akred is dedicated to helping organizations become more data driven. As CTO of Silicon Valley Data Science, John combines deep expertise in analytics and data science with business acumen and dynamic engineering leadership.


1:30pm–5:00pm Tuesday, 12/01/2015
Data-driven Business
Location: 331
Edd Wilder-James (Google), John Akred (Silicon Valley Data Science)
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Big data and data science have great potential for accelerating business, but how do you reconcile the opportunity with the sea of possible technologies? Conventional data strategy has little to guide us, focusing more on governance than on creating new value. In this tutorial, we explain how to create a modern data strategy that powers data-driven business. Read more.
3:10pm–3:50pm Wednesday, 12/02/2015
Office Hours
Location: Table A (Office Hours)
Edd Wilder-James (Google), John Akred (Silicon Valley Data Science)