Simon Asplen-Taylor is a chief data officer with multi-sector experience, from his current role in the insurance market at Lloyds via previous berths in leisure, retail, business services and IT. He told DataIQ what makes for a successful CDO and how to embed data science into an organisation.
Most data scientists are statistical thinkers. A lower number are geographical thinkers. But how many are comfortable combining both disciplines? Jonathan Simmons of Ordnance Survey explores two potential approaches for enabling data scientists to start using location data more regularly.
We’re living in VUCA times - volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity. Not least because of Covid-19, our economy has become K-shaped with clear winners and clear losers. Chris Buckley of Code Worldwide considers five key trends in how brands are responding.
Live sport has been hard hit by the enforced absence of fans through Covid-19. As teams plan a way forward for 2021, data and analytics will need to play an enhanced part, supporting digital propositions and planning for the return of crowds. Nick Jewell at Alteryx considers what’s needed before the whistle blows for kick-off in stadiums.