Zurich Insurance went through a transformation to simplify its data processes, and was recognised with a DataIQ Transformation with Data award. Toni Sekinah speaks to Anita Fernqvist who lead the turnaround.
Fergus Weldon of Trainline and his team built a prediction model that shows users what ticket prices will be and when specific prices are about to expire. He gives advice to other data teams that would like to build such a model and says how it was similar to constructing one of the wonders of the world.
Oliver Smith is leading a far-reaching innovation programme at Telefónica as part of a “health moonshot” to change lifestyles and reduce chronic illnesses. Ahead of his speech at Data Summit, he told DataIQ how they plan to get there.
It’s conference season again and exhibition halls around the world are full of people selling their data goods and services. At one a big expo I went to recently, the representatives of one company got me really excited about data management despite my lack of a comprehensive understanding of all its intricacies. They did this by being by highlighting the path to a beneficial destination.