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DataCon Africa 2020

CTICC | Cape Town, South Africa
11 - 12 March 2020 Main Conference
10 March 2020 Focus Day
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BI 10 March 2020
07:30

BI 3.0 - Focus Day

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BI 3.0 - Focus Day

March 10 | 07:30 - 09:00

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09:15

BI Reimagined: What does the Future of BI Look Like & What’s Driving the Change?

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BI Reimagined: What does the Future of BI Look Like & What’s Driving the Change?

March 10 | 09:15 - 09:45

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09:45

BI as the Data Translation Team & the Bridge to Business: Using Historical Trust to Drive Action from Insights

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BI as the Data Translation Team & the Bridge to Business: Using Historical Trust to Drive Action from Insights

March 10 | 09:45 - 10:15

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10:15

Reserved for BI 3.0 Focus Day Partner 1

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March 10 | 10:15 - 10:40

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10:40

Get Refreshed! Mingle

Get Refreshed! Mingle

March 10 | 10:40 - 11:10

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11:10

Taking Out the Trash: How to Build an Enterprise-Wide Awareness & Appreciation of Data Quality

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Taking Out the Trash: How to Build an Enterprise-Wide Awareness & Appreciation of Data Quality

March 10 | 11:10 - 11:40

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11:40

Reserved for BI 3.0 Focus Day Partner 2

Reserved for BI 3.0 Focus Day Partner 2

March 10 | 11:40 - 12:05

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12:05

Putting Power in the Hands of the User: How to Successfully Deploy SSBI for Owner Driven Insights

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Putting Power in the Hands of the User: How to Successfully Deploy SSBI for Owner Driven Insights

March 10 | 12:05 - 12:35

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12:35

Lunch & Networking

Lunch & Networking

March 10 | 12:35 - 13:35

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1:35

AI & BI - A Perfect Fit? How to Embed Advanced Analytics in to BI for Enhanced Decisioning

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AI & BI - A Perfect Fit? How to Embed Advanced Analytics in to BI for Enhanced Decisioning

March 10 | 13:35 - 14:05

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2:05

Reserved for BI 3.0 Focus Day Partner 3

Reserved for BI 3.0 Focus Day Partner 3

March 10 | 14:05 - 14:30

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2:30

Open Discussion: Cloud & BI - Valuable or Risky? Debating the Pros & Cons of Cloud-Based BI

Open Discussion: Cloud & BI - Valuable or Risky? Debating the Pros & Cons of Cloud-Based BI

March 10 | 14:30 - 15:00

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3:00

Close of BI 3.0 Focus Day

Close of BI 3.0 Focus Day

March 10 | 15:00

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Future Data Governance 10 March 2020
07:30

Future of Data Governance Focus Data Hosted by Anwar Mirza

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Future of Data Governance Focus Data Hosted by Anwar Mirza

March 10 | 07:30 - 09:00

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09:00

Welcome & Opening Address

Welcome & Opening Address

March 10 | 09:00 - 09:15

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09:15

Reserved for Data Governance Focus Day Partner 1

Reserved for Data Governance Focus Day Partner 1

March 10 | 09:15 - 09:45

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09:45

Session 1

  • Articulating the Data Dilemma
  • Outlining a Data Strategy & Vision to guide the C-suite
  • Promoting the right Data Principles for the masses

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Session 1

March 10 | 09:45 - 10:15

  • Articulating the Data Dilemma
  • Outlining a Data Strategy & Vision to guide the C-suite
  • Promoting the right Data Principles for the masses
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10:15

Workgroup 1

Groups will be tasked to produce a data strategy & vision for their own company using the guidance given in the preceding presentation. If the table prefers, the group will produce a single data strategy & vision using one industry sector. Groups will then produce a set of data principles as above

Workgroup 1

March 10 | 10:15 - 11:00

Groups will be tasked to produce a data strategy & vision for their own company using the guidance given in the preceding presentation. If the table prefers, the group will produce a single data strategy & vision using one industry sector. Groups will then produce a set of data principles as above

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11:00

Freshen Up & Mingle!

Freshen Up & Mingle!

March 10 | 11:00 - 11:15

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11:15

Session 2

  • The Data Governance Operating Model
  • Data Governance Pre-requisite Initiatives
  • Launching Data Governance as Business Imperative

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Session 2

March 10 | 11:15 - 11:45

  • The Data Governance Operating Model
  • Data Governance Pre-requisite Initiatives
  • Launching Data Governance as Business Imperative
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11:45

Workgroup 2

Workgroup 2

March 10 | 11:45 - 12:30

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12:30

Reserved for Data Governance Focus Day Partner 1

Reserved for Data Governance Focus Day Partner 1

March 10 | 12:30 - 13:00

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1:00

Lunch & Networking

Lunch & Networking

March 10 | 13:00 - 13:45

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1:45

Session tbc

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Session tbc

March 10 | 13:45 - 14:15

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2:15

The Importance of Strong MDM Frameworks for Driving Business Performance

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The Importance of Strong MDM Frameworks for Driving Business Performance

March 10 | 14:15 - 14:45

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2:45

Discussion Session: Taking a Step into the Future - How to Modernise Data Governance to Match Businesses

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Discussion Session: Taking a Step into the Future - How to Modernise Data Governance to Match Businesses

March 10 | 14:45 - 15:15

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3:15

Close of Future of Data Governance Focus Day

Close of Future of Data Governance Focus Day

March 10 | 15:15

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Day 1 11 March 2020
09:00

DataCon Africa 2020 Lead Partner Opening

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DataCon Africa 2020 Lead Partner Opening

March 11 | 09:00 - 09:15

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09:15

Opening Keynote: Architecting the Future of High Speed Analytics

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Opening Keynote: Architecting the Future of High Speed Analytics

March 11 | 09:15 - 09:45

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09:45

Data Analytics Leaders Panel: Purposefully & Deliberately Leading Data Analytics Driven Change for Enhanced Business Performance

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Data Analytics Leaders Panel: Purposefully & Deliberately Leading Data Analytics Driven Change for Enhanced Business Performance

March 11 | 09:45 - 10:15

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10:15

Associate Partner Presentation: How and Why Organizations Are Now Embedding AI in Their DNA

The 4th industrial revolution is upon us. The AI revolution will dwarf previous industrial revolutions in the scope and impact of disruption - - across industries, economies, even whole countries. And this time around the first mover advantage is magnified. Companies that get out in front early may create an insurmountable lead over their competition. But how do you accelerate the development and implementation of AI? And how do you scale AI across every line of business and function in your organization? In this session we will share perspectives from our work with 100's of organizations all over the world in virtually every industry and provide practical advice for accelerating your AI journey

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Associate Partner Presentation: How and Why Organizations Are Now Embedding AI in Their DNA

March 11 | 10:15 - 10:45

The 4th industrial revolution is upon us. The AI revolution will dwarf previous industrial revolutions in the scope and impact of disruption - - across industries, economies, even whole countries. And this time around the first mover advantage is magnified. Companies that get out in front early may create an insurmountable lead over their competition. But how do you accelerate the development and implementation of AI? And how do you scale AI across every line of business and function in your organization? In this session we will share perspectives from our work with 100's of organizations all over the world in virtually every industry and provide practical advice for accelerating your AI journey

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10:45

Freshen Up & Mingle!

Freshen Up & Mingle!

March 11 | 10:45 - 11:15

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The Big Question

11:15

Session 1: Advanced Analytics for Social Good - Using ML & Predictive Analytics to Improve Ambulance Response Times

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Session 1: Advanced Analytics for Social Good - Using ML & Predictive Analytics to Improve Ambulance Response Times

March 11 | 11:15 - 11:30

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The Big Question

11:30

Session 2: Leveraging Advanced Analytics for Optimal Workforce Management

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Session 2: Leveraging Advanced Analytics for Optimal Workforce Management

March 11 | 11:30 - 11:45

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11:45

R-E-S-P-E-C-T! Changing the Organisational Mindset to Achieve Respect for Data Governance, Quality & Management

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R-E-S-P-E-C-T! Changing the Organisational Mindset to Achieve Respect for Data Governance, Quality & Management

March 11 | 11:45 - 12:15

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12:15

Case Study: Transforming Bank One into a Data Driven Enterprise through a Six Pillar Data Roadmap

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Case Study: Transforming Bank One into a Data Driven Enterprise through a Six Pillar Data Roadmap

March 11 | 12:15 - 12:45

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12:45

Associate Partner Presentation: The Journey of Modern Enterprise Analytics

  • The traditional analytics methodology
  • What problems arise from this way of doing things
  • The modern approach to analytics and the benefits
  • Mythbusting common blockers to the modern approach

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Associate Partner Presentation: The Journey of Modern Enterprise Analytics

March 11 | 12:45 - 13:15

  • The traditional analytics methodology
  • What problems arise from this way of doing things
  • The modern approach to analytics and the benefits
  • Mythbusting common blockers to the modern approach
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1:15

Connect with your peers over lunch in the exhibition room

Connect with your peers over lunch in the exhibition room

March 11 | 13:15 - 14:15

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Stream A Data Management

2:15

Stream Partner Presentation: Modern Data Management - The Key to Digital Transformation

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Stream Partner Presentation: Modern Data Management - The Key to Digital Transformation

March 11 | 14:15 - 14:30

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Stream B Data Driven Enterprises

2:15

Reserved for Stream Partner

Reserved for Stream Partner

March 11 | 14:15 - 14:30

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Stream C Advanced Analytics

2:15

Reserved for Stream Partner

Reserved for Stream Partner

March 11 | 14:15 - 14:30

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Stream D Data Engineering and Architecture

2:15

Reserved for Stream Partner

Reserved for Stream Partner

October 11 | 14:15 - 14:30

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Stream A Data Management

2:30

Case Study 1: tbc

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Case Study 1: tbc

March 11 | 14:30 - 15:00

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Stream B Data Driven Enterprises

2:30

Case Study 1: Everything I’ve Learnt & Want to Share about Setting Up a Data Office & Deploying a Formal Strategy

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Case Study 1: Everything I’ve Learnt & Want to Share about Setting Up a Data Office & Deploying a Formal Strategy

March 11 | 14:30 - 15:00

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Stream C Advanced Analytics

2:30

Case Study 1: Optimising OrderIn’s Delivery Network Using ML to Improve Customer Experience & Driver Satisfaction

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Case Study 1: Optimising OrderIn’s Delivery Network Using ML to Improve Customer Experience & Driver Satisfaction

March 11 | 14:30 - 15:00

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Stream D Data Engineering and Architecture

2:30

Case Study 1: Building a Data Architecture that Meets Operational Requirements & Creates Trust

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Case Study 1: Building a Data Architecture that Meets Operational Requirements & Creates Trust

March 11 | 14:30 - 15:00

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Stream A Data Management

3:00

Case Study 2: Building Strong Data Management Principles to Drive Data Monetisation through Analytics, Data Science & AI

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Case Study 2: Building Strong Data Management Principles to Drive Data Monetisation through Analytics, Data Science & AI

March 11 | 15:00 - 15:30

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Stream B Data Driven Enterprises

3:00

Case Study 2: Defining the Focus of the Data Analytics Office

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Case Study 2: Defining the Focus of the Data Analytics Office

March 11 | 15:00 - 15:30

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Stream C Advanced Analytics

3:00

Case Study 2: Take Your Company from Zero to Data Science in 12 Months (A Practical Guide)

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Case Study 2: Take Your Company from Zero to Data Science in 12 Months (A Practical Guide)

March 11 | 15:00 - 15:30

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Stream D Data Engineering and Architecture

3:00

Case Study 2: Building a Data Engineering Team & Competence to Support Data Science & Analytics Efforts

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Case Study 2: Building a Data Engineering Team & Competence to Support Data Science & Analytics Efforts

March 11 | 15:00 - 15:30

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Stream A Data Management

3:30

Freshen Up & Mingle!

Freshen Up & Mingle!

March 11 | 15:30 - 16:00

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Stream B Data Driven Enterprises

3:30

Freshen Up & Mingle!

Freshen Up & Mingle!

March 11 | 15:30 - 16:00

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Stream C Advanced Analytics

3:30

Freshen Up & Mingle!

Freshen Up & Mingle!

March 11 | 15:30 - 16:00

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Stream D Data Engineering and Architecture

3:30

Freshen Up & Mingle!

Freshen Up & Mingle!

March 11 | 15:30 - 16:00

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Stream A Data Management

4:00

Case Study 3: The Business Case for a Technology Capability to Transition through Metadata Management Maturity Levels

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Case Study 3: The Business Case for a Technology Capability to Transition through Metadata Management Maturity Levels

March 11 | 16:00 - 16:40

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Stream B Data Driven Enterprises

4:00

Case Study 2: Defining & Implementing the Group-Wide Strategies for Artificial Intelligence, Robotic Process Automation & Innovation

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Case Study 2: Defining & Implementing the Group-Wide Strategies for Artificial Intelligence, Robotic Process Automation & Innovation

March 11 | 16:00 - 16:40

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Stream C Advanced Analytics

4:00

Case Study 3: Optimising Data for Advanced Prescriptive Analytics

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Case Study 3: Optimising Data for Advanced Prescriptive Analytics

March 11 | 16:00 - 16:40

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Stream D Data Engineering and Architecture

4:00

Case Study 3: Sourcing Data from Nine Operational Systems to Present a Single View of Customer

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Case Study 3: Sourcing Data from Nine Operational Systems to Present a Single View of Customer

March 11 | 16:00 - 16:40

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Stream A Data Management

4:40

Discussion Group: The Importance of Getting People, Process & Technology Aligned for Strong Data Management

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Discussion Group: The Importance of Getting People, Process & Technology Aligned for Strong Data Management

March 11 | 16:40 - 17:20

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Stream B Data Driven Enterprises

4:40

Discussion Group 2: Getting to the ‘Action’ in Actionable Insights by Increasing Data Literacy & Building a Data Driven Culture

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Discussion Group 2: Getting to the ‘Action’ in Actionable Insights by Increasing Data Literacy & Building a Data Driven Culture

March 11 | 16:40 - 17:20

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Stream C Advanced Analytics

4:40

Case Study: Creating a Fully Digital Loan Application Process Using Advanced Analytics

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Case Study: Creating a Fully Digital Loan Application Process Using Advanced Analytics

March 11 | 16:40 - 17:20

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Stream D Data Engineering and Architecture

4:40

Discussion Group 1: Steps for Overcoming Common EDW Barriers for Better Data Provision

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Discussion Group 1: Steps for Overcoming Common EDW Barriers for Better Data Provision

March 11 | 16:40 - 17:20

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5:20

Close of Day 1

Close of Day 1

March 11 | 17:20

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6:00

Dinner Masterclass - Women in Data & Analytics

This dinner is dedicated to empowering & accelerating the advancement and growth of women in the data and analytics space by giving them the most powerful tool and techniques to succeed in their careers. Join other female industry role players for an intimate dinner featuring an informative panel discussion and one on one Interviews - guaranteeing you will leave with real, concrete takeaways to apply to your career and organization

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Dinner Masterclass - Women in Data & Analytics

March 11 | 18:00

This dinner is dedicated to empowering & accelerating the advancement and growth of women in the data and analytics space by giving them the most powerful tool and techniques to succeed in their careers. Join other female industry role players for an intimate dinner featuring an informative panel discussion and one on one Interviews - guaranteeing you will leave with real, concrete takeaways to apply to your career and organization

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Day 2 12 March 2020
08:50

Welcome & Opening Address

Welcome & Opening Address

March 12 | 08:50 - 09:00

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09:00

DataCon Africa 2020 Lead Partner Keynote

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DataCon Africa 2020 Lead Partner Keynote

March 12 | 09:00 - 09:15

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09:15

Keynote: Working Towards Behavioural & Societal Change through Analytics

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Keynote: Working Towards Behavioural & Societal Change through Analytics

March 12 | 09:15 - 09:45

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09:45

Case Study: From Action to Impact to Insights: The Intertwined Journey of Data, Knowledge Management, Strategy & Operations

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Case Study: From Action to Impact to Insights: The Intertwined Journey of Data, Knowledge Management, Strategy & Operations

March 12 | 09:45 - 10:15

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10:15

Reserved for Associate Partner

Reserved for Associate Partner

March 12 | 10:15 - 10:45

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