Day 1

18/04/2018

8.45am- 9.15am

Chair’s Opening Remarks

Speaking

9.15am- 9.45am

Keynote Presentation: A view from the front line – avoiding the lure of the CDO curse

This presentation will concentrate not on what to do, but what not to do including; Over-complicating what is at heart a simple topic. Failing to delineate between content and technology. Thinking you need top down support. Being seduced by Big Data. Selling instead doing.

Speaking
Gary Barr
Managing Director, Group Chief Data Officer - BNY Mellon

9.45am- 10.15am

Keynote Presentation: Shifting the lens of Data Governance from regulatory compliance to analytics

Expanding the remit of data and analytics past regulatory needs and switching to an ‘offensive’ approach. Data as a corporate asset – how to move the data analytics function from cost center to profit center. Structuring Data Governance and analytics to optimize outcomes.

Speaking
Jodi Morton
Vice President, Data Governance & Management - Freddie Mac

10.15am- 11.00am

Panel Discussion: Big Data can mean big business – but how?

What are the challenges and barriers to becoming more data-driven and facilitating faster, broader access to data?  Is it people, process, technology? What best practices help you break down these barriers and create the desired agility? What are some of the best examples of putting data to use in financial services that have created big results?… Read more.

Speaking
Jodi Morton
Vice President, Data Governance & Management - Freddie Mac
John Morrell
Senior Director, Product Marketing - Datameer
Gary Barr
Managing Director, Group Chief Data Officer - BNY Mellon
Sankar Balasubramanian
Senior Vice President, Chief Data Officer - Flagstar Bank

11.30am- 12.00pm

Keynote Presentation: Improve your company’s bottom line with networked analytics

Struggling to harness the dozens or even hundreds of different data silos across your organization? How can you enable business users to maximize the value of constantly changing sources and volumes of data? Hear best practices for the analytics architecture used to ensure enterprise-wide data governance. Learn about how Networked Analytics can transform an organization’s… Read more.

Speaking
Richard Reynolds
Senior Industry & Solution Strategy Director - Birst an Infor Company

12.00pm- 12.30pm

Keynote Presentation: Case Study – Experiences in rolling out the Data Governance strategy at SMBC

Getting the basics right is more important now more than ever, but, ow do you navigate data quality and governance initiatives when the ROI is not so clear? How do you engage the business on these initiatives in the age of machine learning, AI and Blockchain? Examining best practices and implementation of data management, Reference… Read more.

Speaking

12.30pm- 1.00pm

Panel Discussion: Fueling compliance and effective analytics through robust data management

Evaluating how Governance of data stands at the epicenter of managing enterprise risks as a direct and growing avalanche of new data, technologies and networks become available to the business. Identifying how organizations can optimize compliance and data management with minimal disruption to business process and architectures. What can effective lineage bring to your organisation?… Read more.

Speaking
Harry Chopra
Chief Client Officer - AxiomSL
Raul Padron
Executive Director, Analytics - Banorte
Joanne Chen
Chief Analytics Officer - RD Legal Finance LLC

Discussion Group Session 1

2.00pm- 2.45pm

Discussion Group 1A: Building an enterprise analytics layer for financial services

Why organizations struggle to realize full data/analytic value, and identifying broken processes. Navigating the complex analytics software and platform ecosystem. Integrating consistent, reusable analytics across diverse data sources and applications. Enabling self-service and agility, while still providing powerful enterprise-level safety, security, and governance.

Jodi Morton
Vice President, Data Governance & Management - Freddie Mac
Joanne Chen
Chief Analytics Officer - RD Legal Finance LLC

2.00pm- 2.45pm

Discussion Group 1B: Empowering financial marketers and deepening customer relationships through analytics understanding and application

Creating intimate, personalized and convenient customer relationships in the age of digital. Highlight how financial services can remain competitive in relation to customer experience and what customers expect from today’s businesses. Evolving platforms for engagement and new trends.

Tracy Li
Head of Risk Decision Sciences - Western Union Digital
Sravan Kasarla
Head of Data Architecture & Strategy - Fidelity Investments
Joe Caserta
President & CEO - Caserta

Discussion Group Session 2

2.45pm- 3.30pm

Discussion Group 2A: The data analytics skillset to create a cross-functional team

Analytics teams – the key to data monetization – are facing unprecedented change. Amidst a technology transformation (to open source, automation, machine learning and AI…), while facing crushing business demand, and a global talent shortage, analytics leaders are at a cross-roads. How do they balance the talent/technology transformation forging a practical path forward until such… Read more.

Sergio Louro
Chief Credit & Data Analytics Officer - EZCORP
Sravan Kasarla
Head of Data Architecture & Strategy - Fidelity Investments

2.45pm- 3.30pm

Discussion Group 2B: Critical ways that technical advances have impacted the role of the CDO

How has the scale of big data affected your Analytic Process the most? What benefits have had the biggest impact on your analytic outcome? What detractors have you witnessed with the emergence of far more data involved in your analytic scrutiny? What disruptive technological advances in data have ‘changed the game’ of the analytic process… Read more.

Edward McDonald
Strategic Accounts Director - Hortonworks
Joanne Chen
Chief Analytics Officer - RD Legal Finance LLC

4.00pm- 4.30pm

Keynote Presentation:  Building an effective AI team and structuring within the wider business

The AI skillset is relatively new and many data scientists do not possess it – do you upskill or hire in? Understanding the impact your next hire will have on your current and future projects. Building a team that complements each other for maximizing business impact. Working within a budget to offer maximum value

Speaking
Victor SY Lo
Head of Data Science & AI, Workplace Solutions - Fidelity Investments

4.30pm- 5.00pm

Panel Discussion: Exploring the machine learning value proposition in financial services

Discussing the opportunities and areas prone to disruption from machine learning in financial services. How can machine learning optimise core financial services functions including: risk management, compliance, fraud and customer engagement. The power of storytelling – How do you assure key stakeholders of the benefit generated by machine learning?

Speaking
Darryn Noble
VP, Sales Consulting - NexJ
Jed Maczuba
Director, Enterprise Architecture and Strategy - MFS

5.00pm- 5.15pm

Chair’s Closing Remarks

Speaking

6.15pm- 6.15pm

End of Day One