Businesses across all industries must assess, prioritize and communicate the value of data and analytics. The strategic use of data, analytics and business intelligence is a critical element to an organization’s competitiveness and in many cases, its very survival.

Take a deeper look at data and analytics strategy before heading to the conference with a selection of topic-specific content, including Smarter With Gartner articles, webinars and Gartner Predicts research. 

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Evolve your data and analytics maturity by taking steps in the areas of strategy, people, governance and technology.

For all the hype surrounding advanced analytics, machine learning and other data innovations, a remarkable number of organizations are still using spreadsheets for analysis and arguing about data quality.

In a recent Gartner survey, 87.5% of respondents had low data and analytics maturity, falling into “basic” or “opportunistic” categories.

"A good data and analytics strategy starts with a clear vision"

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Build your organization’s data and analytics competency for digital transformation success.

Information as an asset is still in the “early adoption” phase, which makes it a competitive differentiator for leading organizations as they focus on digital transformation. In turn, data and analytics become strategic priorities.

Data and analytics are the key accelerant of an organization’s digitization and transformation efforts. Yet today, fewer than 50% of documented corporate strategies mention data and analytics as fundamental components for delivering enterprise value.

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Discussion topics:

  • How do data and analytics drive better decision making?
  • What is a data and analytics platform, and how it supports digital business?
  • How and where can you start leveraging your data and analytics today?

Data and analytics will drive every business moment and business outcome improvement. In this complimentary data and analytics webinar, Gartner expert Andrew White unveils new research that defines and demystifies the emerging data and analytics platform, and shares a clear road map for how to assemble it in your organization. Don’t panic and go buy some AI or ML tool just yet. Start with this webinar first.

Gartner Predicts

  • By 2022, 90% of corporate strategies will explicitly mention information as a critical enterprise asset and analytics as an essential competency.
  • By 2023, data literacy will become an explicit and necessary driver of business value, demonstrated by its formal inclusion in over 80% of data and analytics strategies and change management programs.
  • By 2022, 30% of CDOs will partner with their CFO to formally value the organization’s information assets for improved information management and benefits.
  • By 2023, 60% of organizations with more than 20 data scientists will require a professional code of conduct incorporating ethical use of data and AI.

Want to dig deeper?

Gartner Data & Analytics Summit 2020 has a dedicated track: 

Business Outcomes and Strategy: Realize the Value

See how data and analytics drives your mission critical priorities and how to select and prioritize the right set of investments to ensure success.