Kurt Schlegel

Kurt Schlegel

VP Analyst
Kurt Schlegel is a VP Analyst at Gartner, studying how organizations apply analytic capabilities to improve performance and optimize decision making.
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Tuesday, 19 November, 2019 09:30 AM|Tuesday, 19 November, 2019 10:30 AM
Gartner Opening Keynote: Lead With Purpose to Achieve Clarity in a World of Ambiguity

Data and analytics leaders serve in many forms. Whether you are the chief data officer, a department head focused on the numbers, or simply the go-to data “guru” in your workgroup — your organization is counting on you. So, find your purpose. Perhaps you want to put AI at the center of your business model, create a data literate workforce, or ensure the ethical use of data. Regardless of your initiatives, you will lead them in a world of continuous change where it is not always easy to do the right thing. Are we building a data-driven organization or creating a tyranny of metrics? Are we optimizing business outcomes with analytical insights or violating personal privacy? This opening keynote to Gartner’s 2019 Data & Analytic Summit will show you how to lead with purpose in an ambiguous world.

Tuesday, 19 November, 2019 11:00 AM|Tuesday, 19 November, 2019 12:30 PM
Workshop: How to Measure and Improve Data and Analytics Maturity

Gartner's ITScore for Data and Analytics is a maturity model that provides a clear process for measuring and improving the maturity of your organization's data and analytics program. Attendees will gain an understanding of the key objectives and activities of the data and analytics function including: How to benchmark their maturity against other organizations.

Tuesday, 19 November, 2019 02:00 PM|Tuesday, 19 November, 2019 02:45 PM
The Foundation of Modern Analytics and BI

This presentation highlights the foundations and key trends in analytics and BI, and is a must-attend for all data and analytics leaders and business practitioners involved in analytics who are interested in starting or expanding their subject-matter expertise.

Wednesday, 20 November, 2019 10:15 AM|Wednesday, 20 November, 2019 11:45 AM
Workshop: Scaling Self-Service Data and Analytics

This workshop provides an actionable approach for supporting and scaling self-service analytics across the complete data and analytics pipeline. A series of case studies will reinforce the approach and answer the following questions:
● In what ways can we scale our self-service approach?
● What is IT's role in the self-service world?
● How do we proactively build and sustain a scalable self-service ecosystem?

Wednesday, 20 November, 2019 02:00 PM|Wednesday, 20 November, 2019 02:45 PM
Essential Capabilities for Your Analytics Center of Excellence

Many organizations are dispensing with the notion of classic enterprise reporting and BI competency centers (BICC) within IT organizations. In their place, self-service analytics and data science organizations have emerged with nascent analytics centers of excellence (ACE) to govern, guide and support them. Yet many such functions tend to lack a significant number of key capabilities.

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