28 - 30 April, 2019
Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, Toronto, ON
John Walsh, Chief Data Officer at Environment and Climate Change Canada
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John Walsh


Chief Data Officer
Environment and Climate Change Canada

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Day 2: Monday, April 29th

Monday, April 29th, 2019


8:25 AM Making The Case For A Chief Data Officer: How Establishing This Role Is Accelerating The Adoption Of A Data Driven Culture

The traditional Chief Information Officer is focused on IT infrastructure and while they can be well suited to address specific requests for data capabilities a dedicated Chief Data Officer can develop and execute a specific strategy to drive value through the organization.  

Learn how an established CDO can
•Collaborate with the CIO to advance the data & and analytics
•Engage senior leaders to gain the necessary support and resources
•Establish data science capacity through a Data Lab or Centres of Excellence
•Highlight the importance of building data culture and empowering employees to leverage data