The Hub and Spoken podcast is a series of fascinating discussions with today's top data and business leaders from across the business world. The podcasts explore how to add most value to organisations through the use of data and analytics and how best to organise yourselves to achieve that value. It talks about defining and delivering a data strategy and the best way to return business value.
Applying skunkworks thinking to AI in the NHSX with Giuseppe Sollazzo
In this episode, Jason talks to Giuseppe Sollazzo, Deputy Director and Head of AI Skunkworks and Deployment at NHSX. They discuss how data and predictive analytics have changed the world of healthcare for the better, and why it is so important to always keep innovating in the field of data. Giuseppe shares his background, how he began working in data, how data in the medical field has evolved and how the work of NHSx fits into NHS’ overall data strategy.
How an AI team empowers an FMCG company with David Lepicier
In this episode, Jason talks to David Lapier, Head of Global Data Analytics at Pernod Ricard, a fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company that specialises in wine and spirits. They discuss how data is used at Pernod Ricard for daily operations, the traps to avoid when rapidly implementing a data strategy in a consumer goods company, how to build cultural trust in data, plus how to find and fix issues that may come up.
9 Lessons on Delivering a Data Strategy with Jason Foster
In this episode, Jason Foster shares some of the key things he's learnt about delivering value from data. This is based on his years of experience helping 100s of organisations and thousands of individuals to do just that. A clear summary to craft a roadmap to get value from your data articulated in 9 key lessons.
The Role of Data in Business Transformation with Elyette Roux
In this episode, Elyette Roux (Chief Sales & Marketing, Communications officer at Nexans) talks about how data can affect business transformation, how it is effectively implemented, and the present challenges and risks in adopting too many changes. Elyette shares insights into the life cycle of data transformation, the cultural challenges organizations face in the process, and why Agile Methodology works well versus the more waterfall type of projects.
Create Scalable Systems in the World of E-commerce with Jérémie Jakubowicz
In this episode, Jason Foster talks to Jérémie Jakubowicz, Vice-President of ManoMano, about the use of data in making predictions, and its integral role in artificial intelligence. ManoMano is currently the largest gardening and DIY online marketplace in Europe.
Turning Banorte Financial Group into a data enhanced bank with Jose Murillo
In this episode, Jason talks to Jose Murillo, the Chief Analytics Officer at Mexico’s 2nd largest bank, Banorte. They discuss the importance of experimenting with new ideas, rapidly evolving a data strategy, and collaborating with academia. Jose shares his journey from a Ph.D. in Economics into the world of data, how he and his team developed their data strategy to accommodate rapid growth and innovation, the importance of strategic partnerships to attract talents, and the role of Chief Analytics Officer
Great advice for anyone trying to implement a data strategy
Excellent series, and really useful for anyone who is struggling to get buy-in to their data strategy. Share this podcast with you CEO and then have another go!