The Rise of the Chief Data Officer - HSBC, Deutsch Telekom, The Economist, MIT and More Discuss How to Make a Difference Through Data
LONDON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The importance of monetising and integrating data, while developing the right Governance models is rapidly increasing, especially when organisations need to evaluate the cost of data management versus the return to their stakeholders.
Chart the evolution of the data function within any FTSE 500 company, and its clear the new frontiers of business lie in how well organisations understand and use their data, not on the traditional battlefields of Sales or R&D.
PEX Network's exclusive Chief Data Officer Summit will help senior Data executives establish where best to focus their attention, and tackle the implications and challenges as the role of the Chief Data Officer evolves. Offering a unique, boardroom-style meeting for attendees to discuss challenges and best practice of their global organisation's data management strategies, CDO Summit is the industry-defining event of 2014.
"The launch of the Chief Data Officer Summit reflects a seismic shift in the industry. Whilst Europe lagged behind the US when it came to formalising an internal Data management structure, this event demonstrates that the Data Office is now being embedded into European enterprise, and offers a unique opportunity to those responsible for Data at the most senior level to get to grips with how exactly you can take an active role in ensuring the effectiveness, profitability and sustainability of your developing role." - Katie Biltoo, Summit Director
Leading discussion through their thoughts and experience at this year's meeting will be:
- Director of MIT Information Quality & Data Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Chief Data Officer, The Economist
- Chief Data Officer, HSBC
- Chief Technology Officer, Deutsche Telekom
- Chief Analytics Officer, RBS
- Royal Artillery, Information Security Branch, British Army
- Director, Business Intelligence, Telefonica
- Chief Data Officer, European Commission
- Vice President Analytics, Volvo
The Chief Data Officer Summit will take place on 7th - 8th May 2014 in London, UK.
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SOURCE PEX Network