Data leaders powering data-driven innovation. In each episode, we salute Champions of Data + AI, the change agents who are shaking up the status quo. These mavericks are rethinking how data and AI can enhance the human experience. We’ll dive into their challenges — and celebrate their successes — all while getting to know these leaders a little more personally.
Episode 13: Making the Case for Digital Transformation
Driving any type of change across a large enterprise is hard enough. Now imagine having to transform your organization to be data- and AI-driven so you can improve operational efficiency, accelerate innovation to gain new insights and implement best practices to build data products. John Irvin joins us to discuss this very transformation and the role data and AI play in helping Deloitte become carbon neutral in the global fight against climate change.
Episode 12: Scaling Data Marketplaces
Data is huge. But no matter how much data you have, it’s dwarfed by the data collected by your partners and third parties. That’s why data sharing is the next big thing. As organizations increase the use of third-party data to complement and supplement their existing data sets, the ability to securely share reliable, relevant and large quantities of data creates a whole new world of possibilities. Warren Breakstone joins us to share his thoughts on scaling data marketplaces.
Episode 11: Failing Fast With Data Science and ML
Dan shares his views on how persistence and a fail-fast approach to experimentation are helping a global brand like Shell transform its business across multiple industries — energy and commodities, retail, and commercial real estate — with new applications of data and AI.
Episode 10: Next-Gen Customer 360 With Data + AI
Every industry faces the challenge of identifying and understanding their customers. In this episode, Don shares how he tackles customer 360 and how his own personal experiences helped bring customer-centricity to a new level.
Episode 9: The Role of Data + AI in Healthcare Equity
Healthcare is increasingly turning to data to improve the services it provides to its customers. Slawek shares his personal views on the role of data and AI in healthcare equity, particularly how data architectures like lakehouse can enable key insights while still protecting patient information. Finally, he’ll talk about how leadership coaching helps him and his teams achieve big goals on a personal level.
Episode 8: The Critical Job of Building a Data Culture
Culture can make or break organizations. It also plays a vital role in an organization’s ability to become data-driven. In this episode, sit down with not just one but five data leaders in a panel discussion on building data cultures.