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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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09:00

Welcome & Opening Address

Welcome & Opening Address

March 10 | 09:00 - 09:15

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09:15

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

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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Esther Steyn

Esther Steyn

Head of Analytics, Intelligent Debt Management

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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Esther Steyn

Esther Steyn

Intelligent Debt Management

10:15

Reserved for BI 3.0 Focus Day Partner 1

Reserved for BI 3.0 Focus Day Partner 1

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

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

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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Louise de Beer

Louise de Beer

Head of BI & Data Science, Leadhome

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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Louise de Beer

Louise de Beer

Leadhome

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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Anwar

Anwar Mirza

Global Head of Data Governance, TNT (Netherlands)

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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Anwar

Anwar Mirza

TNT (Netherlands)

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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Anwar

Anwar Mirza

Global Head of Data Governance, TNT (Netherlands)

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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Anwar

Anwar Mirza

TNT (Netherlands)

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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Kaizer Manasoe

Kaizer Manasoe

Head of Master Data, Reference Data & Metadata Management, Standard Bank

Session tbc

March 10 | 13:45 - 14:15

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Kaizer Manasoe

Kaizer Manasoe

Standard Bank

2:15

Session tbc

Session tbc

March 10 | 14:15 - 14:45

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2:45

Session tbc

Session tbc

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
08:50

Welcome & Opening Address

Welcome & Opening Address

March 11 | 08:50 - 09:00

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09:00

Reserved for DataCon Africa 2020 Lead Partner

Reserved for DataCon Africa 2020 Lead Partner

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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Paul Morley

Paul Morley

Executive: Group Data Service, Nedbank

Opening Keynote: Architecting the Future of High Speed Analytics

March 11 | 09:15 - 09:45

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Paul Morley

Paul Morley

Nedbank

09:45

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

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Johette Smuts

Johette Smuts

Head of Data & Analytics, PayProp South Africa

Victor Adewusi

Victor Adewusi

Chief Data Officer, Stanbic (Nigeria)

Elfriede Teske

Elfriede Teske

Chief Data Officer, FirstRand Namibia

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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Elfriede Teske

Elfriede Teske

FirstRand Namibia

Victor Adewusi

Victor Adewusi

Stanbic (Nigeria)

Johette Smuts

Johette Smuts

PayProp South Africa

10:15

Reserved for Associate Partner

Reserved for Associate Partner

March 11 | 10:15 - 10:45

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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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Dexter Timm

Dexter Timm

Head of Business Intelligence, RapidDeploy

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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Dexter Timm

Dexter Timm

RapidDeploy

The Big Question

11:30

Session 2: Leveraging Advanced Analytics for Optimal Workforce Management

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Jillian Monahan

Jillian Monahan

People Analytics Manager, Standard Bank

Session 2: Leveraging Advanced Analytics for Optimal Workforce Management

March 11 | 11:30 - 11:45

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Jillian Monahan

Jillian Monahan

Standard Bank

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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Mathabo Thaele

Mathabo Thaele

Chief Data Steward, Sasol

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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Mathabo Thaele

Mathabo Thaele

Sasol

12:15

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

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Roshan

Roshan Goolaup

Strategy & Analytics Manager, CIEL Finance - Bank One (Mauritius)

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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Roshan

Roshan Goolaup

CIEL Finance - Bank One (Mauritius)

12:45

Reserved for Associate Partner

Reserved for Associate Partner

March 11 | 12:45 - 13:15

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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

Reserved for Stream Partner

Reserved for Stream Partner

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 Architectyre

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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Yolanda Branca

Yolanda Branca

Head of Data Enablement: aYo, MMI

Case Study 1: tbc

March 11 | 14:30 - 15:00

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Yolanda Branca

Yolanda Branca

MMI

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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Maciej

Maciej Kaliszka

Chief Data Officer: CIB, absa

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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Maciej

Maciej Kaliszka

absa

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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Emmanuel-1

Emmanuel Kalunga

Lead Data Scientist, OrderIn

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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Emmanuel-1

Emmanuel Kalunga

OrderIn

Stream D Data Engineering and Architectyre

2:30

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

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Michael Schulman

Michael Schulman

Senior Data Engineer, 2U

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

March 11 | 14:30 - 15:00

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Michael Schulman

Michael Schulman

2U

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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Marcel Saraiva

Marcel Saraiva

Head of Data Monetization & Analytics, Standard Bank (Mozambique)

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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Marcel Saraiva

Marcel Saraiva

Standard Bank (Mozambique)

Stream B Data Driven Enterprises

3:00

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

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Elfriede Teske

Elfriede Teske

Chief Data Officer, FirstRand Namibia

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

March 11 | 15:00 - 15:30

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Elfriede Teske

Elfriede Teske

FirstRand Namibia

Stream C Advanced Analytics

3:00

Case Study 2: Session tbc

Speaking:

Jo Boyd

Jo Boyd

Manager: Advanced Analytics & Business Process Engineer, Sappi

Case Study 2: Session tbc

March 11 | 15:00 - 15:30

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Jo Boyd

Jo Boyd

Sappi

Stream D Data Engineering and Architectyre

3:00

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

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Zjaen Coetzee

Zjaen Coetzee

Head of Data Insights Management, Telkom

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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Zjaen Coetzee

Zjaen Coetzee

Telkom

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!

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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 Architectyre

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: Progress Made in Metadata Management at Capitec

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Manrich Kotze

Manrich Kotze

Lead Data Governance Analyst, Capitec

Case Study 3: Progress Made in Metadata Management at Capitec

March 11 | 16:00 - 16:40

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Manrich Kotze

Manrich Kotze

Capitec

Stream B Data Driven Enterprises

4:00

Discussion Group 1: Fit for Purpose - Picking & Deploying the Best Data Analytics Operating Model

Speaking:

Itumuleng Monale

Itumeleng Monale

Head of Enterprise Information & PBB Data Office, Standard Bank

Tiaan de Kock

Tiaan de Kock

Group Data Director, King James Group

Discussion Group 1: Fit for Purpose - Picking & Deploying the Best Data Analytics Operating Model

March 11 | 16:00 - 16:40

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Itumuleng Monale

Itumeleng Monale

Standard Bank

Tiaan de Kock

Tiaan de Kock

King James Group

Stream C Advanced Analytics

4:00

Discussion Group 1: Moving from POC to Production at Scale

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Discussion Group 1: Moving from POC to Production at Scale

March 11 | 16:00 - 16:40

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Stream D Data Engineering and Architectyre

4:00

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

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Iaan Theron

Iaan Theron

Manager: CIM Data Warehouse, Sanlam

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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Iaan Theron

Iaan Theron

Sanlam

Stream A Data Management

4:40

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

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Mzu Mfondo

Mzuvuyile Mfobo

Senior Manager: Data Management, Liberty

Rene Brand

Rene Brand

Data Architect, PathCare

Nhlanhla Xaba

Nhlanhla Xaba

Information Manager, Mediclinic

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

March 11 | 16:40 - 17:20

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Nhlanhla Xaba

Nhlanhla Xaba

Mediclinic

Mzu Mfondo

Mzuvuyile Mfobo

Liberty

Rene Brand

Rene Brand

PathCare

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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Dominic

Dominic Albrecht

Head of Analytics, Digital Planet

Zeenat Mia

Zeenat Mia

Group Data Analyst, Sefalana Group (Botswana)

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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Zeenat Mia

Zeenat Mia

Sefalana Group (Botswana)

Dominic

Dominic Albrecht

Digital Planet

Stream C Advanced Analytics

4:40

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

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Warren Tromp

Warren Tromp

Executive Head: Product & CVM (Unsecured Lending), Nedbank

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

March 11 | 16:40 - 17:20

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Warren Tromp

Warren Tromp

Nedbank

Stream D Data Engineering and Architectyre

4:40

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

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Paul Morley

Paul Morley

Executive: Group Data Service, Nedbank

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

March 11 | 16:40 - 17:20

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Paul Morley

Paul Morley

Nedbank

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

Speaking:

Lisel Engelbrecht

Lisel Engelbrecht

CIO PBBSA: Data, Analytics & AI, Standard Bank