Data Leaders Summit Europe 2019

23 - 24 October, 2019

Hotel Palace, Berlin

+44 (0) 207 368 9850

Christine Foster, Managing Director, Innovation at The Alan Turing Institute
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Christine Foster


Managing Director, Innovation
The Alan Turing Institute

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Day 1 - Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019


9:35 AM Panel Discussion - Overcoming black box analytics: How can you build explainable AI in-house to increase trust with transparent data models and secure board backing to further automate the enterprise?

  • How can you ensure that your Advanced Analytics / AI models are solving the business problems you need solved?
  • Ensuring ethical AI: What is the best approach to integrating a strong code of data practice across the enterprise to ensure ethical and proficient advanced analytics?
  • Building a reliable ethics framework: What are the technical tools and techniques required to address the privacy and security concerns surrounding increased automation to ensure responsible AI applications?
  • Building a code of ethics: How to equip your data teams with ethical guidelines to counteract inherent bias in algorithm development and build fair data models that enable unbiased business decision making
  • Setting governance standards: How can we increase collaboration across the data science community to build an official ethics framework to ensure responsible design and application of AI?

10:35 AM Fire Side Chat - How to find a north star metric to guide your organisation and stay ahead of the curve in rapidly evolving markets

  • How can data help you connect strategy to execution? And how do you you best position analytics as a board level priority to empower the organisation with actionable insights that inform future commercial strategies?
  • Creating a hypothesis driven business: How can you enable experimentation at scale with company data to identify new opportunities and fuel company growth?
  • Succeeding with data storytelling: How can you make data part of day to day conversation in order to succeed in building a data-rich business culture?

11:45 AM 360 Panel Discussion - Succeeding with rapid experimentation and deployment: What are the critical success factors in organising your people, processes and technologies to successfully implement agile workflows across the business?

  • How can you build flexible data strategies that evolve in line with new technologies and organizational processes to best support business decision making?
  • Succeeding with data-agility: How can you break down big data with agile processes and enable your analytics team to better handle increasing volumes of company data?
  • How can you introduce agile workflows across the data department to continuously deliver on data projects that reinforce data’s value to the business?
  • How to create a blueprint for agile analytics to break down internal silos and fully operationalise analytics across the business