Data & Analytics Leaders vForum Agenda

Leaders driving transformation programs today are investing in customer experience, automation, agile practices, DevOps, and analytics to ensure competitiveness as industries transform. These are the table stakes for IT leaders, and they must drive smarter, faster, and innovative transformation programs to drive growth and profitability. Success will require IT leaders to empower their organizations with self service technologies, succeed with change management programs, and enable differentiating capabilities with a combination of artificial intelligence and IoT.

How IT leaders must steer their transformation programs to succeed digital’s second wave?

Speaker: Eli Bernstein, Head of Research Data Management, DRW 

While users explore new and exciting cloud-friendly SQL databases, the maturity of the solution that you select is important to success. With so many databases on the market at various development stages, IT must consider the completeness of the database system when evaluating how well the solution meets the needs of the organization.

In this session, we’ll explore a framework you can use to evaluate databases. Whether you are planning to move all your analytical workload to a single public cloud vendor, multiple cloud vendors, on-premises using cloud technologies like object store, or plan to have a combination of on-premises and cloud, the analytical engine you choose can have a significant impact on costs and productivity.

Speaker: Jim Harris, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Vertica

Presented by: Vertica 

Vertica

Data-driven organizations have changed the game by having a clear plan to achieve the next level through analytics. Every company is either a disruptor or responding to a disruption. It takes a strong CDO and a well-thought-out plan to achieve new success. In this roundtable discussion, we’ll talk about your corporate vision for data, some of the challenges you’re facing, and best practices you’d like to share.

Make sure you sign up early! This intimate roundtable session will be capped at 50 participants.

Moderator: Jim Harris, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Vertica

Presented by: Vertica 

Vertica

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Speaker: John Thokala, Director BI Technology Services, Service Corporation International

Every business opportunity starts with data, but not all data is ready to accelerate business outcomes. Whether you are working on mergers and acquisitions or ERP modernization, data readiness is key to success. This session will provide cross-industry perspectives for IT, data, and business leaders on how artificial intelligence plays a role in streamlining the data supply chain, strengthening data governance, and getting data directly into the hands of diverse data users to self-serve and drive the business forward.

Speaker: Garnie Bolling, Solutions Architect, Boomi

Presented by: Boomi

Join us for a conversation with your fellow peers as we discover what data readiness challenges you are experiencing and suggestions on how to address them

Moderator: Garnie Bolling, Solutions Architect, Boomi

Presented by: Boomi

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