Main Day 1


Main conference days will features keynote presentations, case studies and panel discussions in the morning and discussion groups in the afternoon.


07:30- 08:45

Registration Opens

08:45- 09:00

Opening Remarks

In the lead up to the conference all attendees will be surveyed and the results of this survey will be shared with the audience.


09:30- 10:00

Case Study 1

10:00- 10:30

Case Study 2: Hollard

Ursula Kuni
Chief Data & Analytics Officer - Hollard

13:00- 14:00

Lunch & Networking

Stream B: Strategy & Operations

14:00- 14:40

Discussion Group 1B: Building a Trusted & Value-Adding Data Analytics Office

PJ Bezuidenhout
Chief Data Officer - WesBank

14:40- 15:20

Discussion Group 2B: How to Build a Data Strategy – Balancing Control vs. Flexibility

Developing a robust data governance framework is only as strong as its level of adoption and continued use. In this session the group will discuss how data governance becomes a respected and sustainable business imperative.

Kelly Slabbert
Head: Business Information & Technology - Cipla

15:20- 15:50

Afternoon Tea & Networking

15:50- 16:30

Discussion Group 3B: Achieving Nirvana – Steps for Becoming a Truly Data Analytics Driven Enterprise

16:30- 17:10

Discussion Group 4B: Integrating & Using Data from Multiple Sources to Drive Business Value

Calven van der Byl
Senior Advisor: IO Demand Planning & Supply Chain Innovation - DSV