8.45 – 9.15

Registration and refreshments

9.15 – 9.25

Welcome and opening remarks

Stuart Sumner, Editorial Director, Computing, V3 & Inquirer at Incisive Media

9.25 – 9.45

Computing Research: Data strategy: Building a framework for success

Stuart Sumner, Editorial Director, Computing, V3 & Inquirer at Incisive Media

• Key drivers for creating a proper data strategy
• Investment priorities
• Data management trouble-spots identified
• The digital readiness spectrum

9.45 –10.10

Creating the roadmap for data strategy

Gopal Sharma, Practice Head (Global) - Strategy and Architecture, Liaison

• Defining priorities and building the case for change
• The importance of defining what good looks like
• Best practices to ensure alignment with business strategy

10.10–10.40

Coffee and networking

10.40 - 11.10

Implementing a data-driven operating model for the CDO

Bob Tulloch, Technical Director, Walnut Medical

• What are the common challenges that CDOs face
• Key building blocks of a data-driven operating model
• Achieving customer-centricity: Leading the journey of bringing together people, processes and technology

11.10 – 12.00

Building a successful enterprise data strategy


Bob Tulloch, Technical Director, Walnut Medical
Gopal Sharma, Practice Head (Global) - Strategy and Architecture, Liaison

Paul Fitzpatrick, Consultant, Human Longevity Inc Jason Nathan, Group MD for Data, Dunnhumby

• Why you need a data strategy
• What skills are required when implementing a strategy?
• How to align your data and business to drive value
• Defining the core building blocks for a successful business strategy

12.00 - 12.05

Closing remarks

Stuart Sumner, Editorial Director, Computing, V3 & Inquirer at Incisive Media

12.05- 13.05

Lunch and networking