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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

Speaking:

Esther Steyn

Esther Steyn

Head of Analytics, Intelligent Debt Management

Julien

Julien Ghighi

Senior Data Analyst, Yoco

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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Julien

Julien Ghighi

Yoco

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

Speaking:

Pauline de Kock

Pauline De Kock

Business Intelligence Team Lead, Impact

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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Pauline de Kock

Pauline De Kock

Impact

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

Speaking:

Junior Muka-1

Junior Muka

Data Architect - Business Intelligence, Woolworths

Toyosi

Toyosi Odukoya

Head: Digital Transformation, The Coca-Cola Company

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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Toyosi

Toyosi Odukoya

The Coca-Cola Company

Junior Muka-1

Junior Muka

Woolworths

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

Speaking:

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

Speaking:

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

Speaking:

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

Speaking:

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

The Importance of Strong MDM Frameworks for Driving Business Performance

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Grant Satram

Grant Satram

Technical Team Lead: Integration & Master Data Management, Clicks

The Importance of Strong MDM Frameworks for Driving Business Performance

March 10 | 14:15 - 14:45

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Grant Satram

Grant Satram

Clicks

2:45

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

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Maritza Curry

Maritza Curry

Head of Data, RCS

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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Maritza Curry

Maritza Curry

RCS

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

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

Speaking:

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

Speaking:

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)

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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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

Speaking:

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

Speaking:

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

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

Speaking:

Vishal Soni

Solutions Consultant: Middle East & Africa, Alteryx

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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Vishal Soni

Alteryx

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 - Hitachi Vantara

Reserved for Stream Partner - Hitachi Vantara

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

Speaking:

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

Speaking:

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

Speaking:

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 Architecture

2:30

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

Speaking:

Michael Schulman

Michael Schulman

Senior Manager: Data Engineering, 2U

Adam Healy

Manager: Data Engineering, 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

Adam Healy

2U

Stream A Data Management

3:00

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

Speaking:

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

Speaking:

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

Speaking:

Dino Bernicchi

Head of Data Science, HomeChoice International

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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Dino Bernicchi

HomeChoice International

Stream D Data Engineering and Architecture

3:00

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

Speaking:

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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