Featuring award-winning headline speakers, breakout sessions, interactive workshops and panel sessions; this is a must see event if you want to define your strategy for the fast-moving decade of the 2020s.
Democratisation of data is a concept that is currently high on the hype cycle. By enabling self-service querying and report building, it is anticipated that the whole business will become more data-...
For data and analytics functions adopting agile as their way of working, a structure is also required for the people management dimension. Squads and tribes is an approach pioneered by Spotify in 2012...
Digital transformations are en vogue among business leaders, yet many fail to achieve their goals. Five gaps typical open up between the vision and the reality. This white paper identifies them and ...
Feminist campaigner Caroline Criado Perez is probably most famous for petitioning for a woman to be on the £10 note. Toni Sekinah reviews her latest book Invisible Women which examines the ‘gender data gap’ and how it affects women’s lives.
Aviva walked away with the gong for the Best Place to Work in Data (Data Titan) at the DataIQ Awards. Tom Spencer of Aviva speaks to Toni Sekinah about how he has created a positive and encouraging working environment and what other data and analytics workplaces could do to follow suit.
There is a book that can help companies get everyone involved in the overhaul to becoming truly data driven. Caroline Carruthers and Peter Jackson have joined forces and writing power again to author another book: Data Driven Business Transformation. Toni Sekinah takes a look.
A report by civil liberties organisation Liberty has warned of the dangers of “affording discriminatory policing practices a technological veneer of legitimacy.” The report authors audited police forces across the country for their use of predictive policing programs and made five recommendations for future use. Toni Sekinah reports.
Wales is stepping up its quest to become a top European destination for data professionals with the launch of a new data science hub for green energy at Bangor University, on the back of a £4.6 million grant from Brussels.
To most consumers, it is the Swedish flatpack furniture giant with a penchant for bizarre product names but now Ikea is aiming to change perceptions and become a leading light in the Internet of Things with the launch of a dedicated division, Ikea Home Smart.
The years of hard work encouraging young girls to take up science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects - seen as ideal studies for a career as a data professional - appear to be bearing fruit with the number of female students taking A-level sciences overtaking males for the first time ever.