Speaker Bio

Donna Medeiros

Donna Medeiros

Sr Director Analyst
Donna Medeiros is a Senior Director with Gartner's Chief Data Officer Research Team. She covers the utilization of data and analytics needed for digital transformation and the strategies, policies and processes to empower organizations and agencies to be successful in driving change. She helps organizations speak data by providing advice on establishing data literacy, data management and change management practices. She has led research, publications and large-scale implementations on data management and analytics, stood up emergency operating centers for disease outbreaks and advised organizations on best practices and innovation in data and analytics technologies.

Ms. Medeiros has consulted to governments, multilaterals and companies in the application of innovative and advanced technologies to transform systems including Integrated Architectures, Interoperability, Data Science including Advanced Analytics and Artificial Intelligence.

Ms. Medeiros' career spans 30 years with extensive international experience and is a recognized Data Strategists, Architect and Health Data and Analytics expert for clients in North America, Asia, the Pacific, Latin and South America, Africa and the Middle East. For the past decade, she has focused on working with governments and private sector partners to establish national, state and organizational digital investments in data and IT, primarily in health, e-government and at universities. She has spent extended periods of time living in countries co-creating data architectures, policies and advising on the application of innovative technologies by using an agile high impact strategic approach.
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Wednesday, 14 September, 2022 / 09:15 AM - 10:00 AM JST
Gartner Opening Keynote: Unleash Innovation, Transform Uncertainty

Our organizations have gone through dramatic changes in the last two years. Data and analytics has simultaneously been a driver, enabler and response to these changes. Although it is tempting to think things will "return to normal", there will be no old or new normal. In a world of continuous uncertainty, we must use data and analytics innovation to deliver the outcomes our organizations require.

Wednesday, 14 September, 2022 / 04:05 PM - 04:35 PM JST
The Foundation of a Modern Data and Analytics Strategy

“What should my data and analytics strategy look like” is one of the most common inquiries Gartner’s D&A research community gets. This is because the role of D&A is changing. From being a discipline of itself, to becoming a set of capabilities in support of the wider digital strategy or transformation. Best practices will be shared in the session.

Friday, 16 September, 2022 / 11:05 AM - 11:35 AM JST
Trusted Data Sharing for Optimal Business Value — Top Best Practices to Get It Right

Sharing data is a must for revenue growth, cost optimization, improved risk mitigation and accelerating digital business. The session focuses on the business imperative of data sharing, so less about tools and technology and more about global strategic best practices, helping D&A leaders modernize and align data sharing with stakeholder priorities, enterprise goals and organization benefit.

Friday, 16 September, 2022 / 04:05 PM - 04:35 PM JST
Data-Driven Foundations: Getting Started With Data Literacy and Data-Driven Business Transformation

The increasingly pervasive nature of data makes it crucial for all employees to learn to “speak data.” This foundational session will provide data and analytics leaders with the basis to start a data literacy program as a key enabler of data-driven business. How to champion data literacy awareness and craft a clear case for change? How to conduct data literacy pilots test the value proposition? How to partner with other executive stakeholders to align the data literacy program and collectively create a data-driven culture?

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