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Make Data Work
22–23 May 2017: Training
23–25 May 2017: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK

Schedule: Executive briefing sessions

Data has become an essential driver of value at every company. The Executive Briefings at the Strata Business Summit offer a broad, high-level overview of the most critical topics in data—from emerging technologies in artificial intelligence to essential guidelines for creating a data-driven corporate culture.

11:1511:55 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 17
Nicolaus Henke (McKinsey & Company)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 6 ratings)
Nicolaus Henke explores what CEOs currently think about AI and explains how to drive adoption successfully across the enterprise. Read more.
12:0512:45 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 17
Manuel Sevilla (Capgemini)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 3 ratings)
Manuel Sevilla shares real-world examples to illustrate the rules you need to keep in mind when designing your own cloud strategy. Read more.
14:0514:45 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 17
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 2 ratings)
This Executive Briefing is a part of the Strata Business Summit. Details to come. Read more.
14:5515:35 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 17
Aurélie Pols (Mind Your Privacy)
Average rating: ****.
(4.75, 4 ratings)
The EU's General Data Protection Regulation is an ambitious legal project to reinstate the rights of "data subjects" within an increasingly lucrative data ecosystem. Aurélie Pols explores the legal obligations on companies and their respective interpretations and looks at how scale and integrity will be safeguarded in the data we increasingly base decisions upon in the long term. Read more.
16:3517:15 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 17
Level: Beginner
Mark Madsen (Teradata)
Average rating: ****.
(4.75, 4 ratings)
In 2007, a computer game company decided to jump ahead of competitors by capturing and using data created during online gaming, but it wasn't prepared to deal with the data management and process challenges stemming from distributed devices creating data. Mark Madsen shares a case study that explores the oversights, failures, and lessons the company learned along its journey. Read more.
17:2518:05 Wednesday, 24 May 2017
Location: Capital Suite 17
Level: Non-technical
carme artigas (Synergic Partners)
Average rating: ****.
(4.08, 13 ratings)
Big data technology is mature, but its adoption by business is slow, due in part to challenges like a lack of resources or the need for a cultural change. Carme Artigas explains why an analytics center of excellence (ACoE), whether internal or outsourced, is an effective way to accelerate the adoption and shares an approach to implementing an ACoE. Read more.