Day 2 - 27 September 2023



Optimised Data & Analytics: Chairpersons Welcome

Chairpersons welcome and opening remarks. 



Presentation: Data Democratisation – Distributing the Workflow

  • Centralised Vs de-centralised models – allowing for self-service analytics and non-technical users to access insights and make strategic decisions quickly.  
  • Allowing for job growth and diversity as those without technical backgrounds can utilise data-led decision making.  
  • Where data models need to alter to fit this de-centralised shift – is data mesh architecture the answer for irregular, scattered data? 



Keynote Presentation: The State of Play for DaaS Business Models

This session will delve into the current Data as a Service (DaaS) models, and how enterprises can capitalise on these services within markets.  



Panel: Making the Most of Data

  • Identifying and breaking down silos across departments and business data stacks.  
  • How to maximise data sets and data pipelines.    
  • Aligning data with specific business goals – making use of insights for targeted business e.g. seasonal buying cycles and customer demand. 
  • Collection, storage, exchangeability and security – how to ensure optimised processing of data for optimum response and actions. 


Networking Break



Presentation: Optimising Data Quality Management

  • Where to start in identifying target-rich, high-value data that can be used to generate intelligence. 
  • Transitioning from big data to ‘right’ data analytics – how to dissect the data you need. 
  • Fostering a data driven culture to create a holistic data eco-system for optimised results.  



Presentation: Back to Basics – Creating a Strong Data Mesh Strategy

  • The advantages of decentralizing data  
  • Utilising the enterprises strategic advantage – how to unlock data’s value.  
  • Studying current processes for capturing data and looking at next steps.  



Presentations: Business Intelligence, Data as the Core

  • Understanding the challenges businesses are facing and looking at how data can be the answer, including data warehousing, mining and analytics.  
  • Data as the core of digital intelligence – aligning strategies to maximise data capabilities.  


Lunch & Networking Break



Panel: Real Time Responses through Real Time Intelligence

  • How to get the most out of real time intelligence – what process need to be in place to aid this?  
  • Tackling the issues around legacy systems and the lack of available data for intelligent decision making – what are the current market solutions that can help?  
  • How being adaptable can lead to optimised services, reduced downtime and in some industries, help save lives.  
  • Taking the next steps to semi and fully autonomous systems enabling advanced analytics.  



Presentation: Reducing Data Risks – Governance, Security & Compliance

  • Understanding regulatory and data privacy obligations – how to maximise trust and compliance across assets. 
  • How to ensure your data environment is giving you the best opportunity to govern access and storage.  
  • Best practices in DataOps for governance and compliance.  
  • A future with synthetic data generation.  



Presentation: Data Monetization

  • Understanding the real value of data before trying to add a price tag to deliverables.  
  • How to measure data through KPI’s – creating a holistic business strategy where data is part of the chain.  
  • Discoverability and data quality – the key pillars for being able to action and monetize capabilities.  


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