Chief Analytics Officer – US takeaways

By Corinium | March 22, 2017

We’ve found that the role of the Chief Analytics Officer is far more advanced in the US and there are a greater number of them driving the analytics strategy in their businesses. But, what we also know is that the challenges they face are very similar to that of UK and European markets – being:… Read more.

Who attends Chief Analytics Officer Europe?

By Corinium | January 25, 2017

Now in its second edition, Chief Analytics Officer Europe brings together over 150 senior analytics professionals, who are leading strategic change and making decisions when it comes to analytics investment. Who attends Chief Analytics Officer Europe and what is their main focus? To begin with, here are the topics most relevant for our industry, as… Read more.

Do you have the ability to tell stories with your data?

By Alexis Efstathiou | December 12, 2016

  “The ability to take data…understand it, process it, extract value from it, visualize it, and communicate it, that’s going to be a hugely important skill in the next decades.”  – Dr. Hal R.Varian, Chief Economist, Google, 2009    In today’s rapidly advancing analytical world, I think it is fair to say that Dr. Varian… Read more.

Will machines help humans make decisions in future? CAOs weigh in

By Alexis Efstathiou | December 2, 2016

  In a report recently released by PwC entitled PwC’s Data and Analytics Survey 2016: Big Decisions TM, it was revealed that “we’re at an inflection point where artificial intelligence can help business make better and faster decisions.” The said report “shows that most executives say their next big decision will rely mostly on human… Read more.

Will Artificial Intelligence help Big Data deliver on its promise?

By Alexis Efstathiou | December 2, 2016

One of the major trends I have been researching recently, has been the shift in interest towards Artificial Intelligence (AI) in its multiple forms and guises, and the potential it has to analyse vast quantities of data and quickly derive actionable insights. As we all know, AI, Machine Learning and Deep Learning are not new…. Read more.

The Issue of Data Ownership Explained: Could Chief Data Officers Have Got it All Wrong?

By Alexis Efstathiou | December 2, 2016

  We spoke to Marc Alvarez, Chief Data Officer at Mizuho Securities USA to share his insights on the key issues gripping CDOs in the financial services industry. We spoke about the challenges faced in this highly regulated environment, the tangible risks involved when one fails to utilize data and the sticky issue of data… Read more.