Getting it together:
Harnessing disparate data for better business performance
An on-demand webinar presented with the Economist
Organizations are gathering more data than ever, and at an unprecedented pace. This explosion of big data and analytics techniques creates new opportunities for businesses to unlock major improvements in performance and growth. Yet one of the obstacles to reaping the full benefits of analytics is that data often reside in disconnected silos. When data are not easily or fully accessible to decision-makers, businesses can miss discovering and acting on insights, which hinders productivity, efficiency and agility, and undermines competitive advantage.
Key agenda points
- What are the main causes of data silos, and how do these affect organizational performance?
- What are the technical and organizational difficulties preventing companies from gaining an overarching view of their data, and how can they be overcome?
- How can new approaches to data and analytics drive better decision-making and business outcomes?
- What can organizations do to nurture a culture of cross-functional collaboration and innovation to tap their complete data assets?
Global head of industry marketing, InterSystems
Managing director, global head of research, analytics and data, BlackRock
Chief data officer, Novant Health
Head of Technology and Data, MassMutual
Moderator: Kenneth Cukier
Senior editor, The Economist