Lead with Purpose to Achieve Clarity in a World of Ambiguity

In this world of ambiguity characterized by uncertainty, risk, doubt and fake news, now is the time to lead with purpose and bring clarity through data and analytics you can rely on and, most importantly, trust.


Data and analytics leaders are driving digital transformation, creating monetization opportunities, improving the customer experience and reshaping industries.


We’ll share new strategies, guidance and best practices to help you realize your future - a future based on data you can trust, agile analytics you can rely on, and the clarity needed to empower you with the continuous intelligence and pervasive insights necessary to excel in the digital economy.


Join us for thought-leading guidance and practical tools on how to:

  • Empower everyone and everything in the organization to leverage data and analytics to optimize every decision, every process and every action
  • Overcome complexity and ambiguity to drive business value
  • Drive innovation through leading technologies – AI, machine learning, blockchain, Virtual/Augmented Reality, IoT and digital twins
  • Lead by building a foundation of trust, accountability, governance, security and privacy
  • Cut through the AI hype to develop a strategy that impacts the business

Watch our 90 second video to get a preview of why this is a must attend event

Expert advice 

Be the first to hear about emerging data and analytics trends such as AI and machine learning; validate your strategy and leave with a solid action plan. 


Pose tough questions, hear the latest data and analytics research and get recommendations from Gartner expertss and guest speakers. Click here to explore the latest speakers. 

Practical solutions

Analyze, test and compare innovative technology that will add the most value to your business. Click here to see which exhibitors will be at the summit.

Peer networking

Expand your network with more than 1,500 of your peers and gain insights from those facing similar challenges. Click here to explore networking opportunities. 

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Preview the 2019 Conference Programs


Our  six-track agenda is designed to cover every aspect of building a world-class data and analytics strategy.

Leadership and Organization: Lead with Purpose
CEOs in all industries are turning to Chief Data and Chief Analytics Officers (CDOs and CAOs) to build the digital organization of the future and achieve business objectives. As a consequence, data and analytics leaders must lead with purpose. With content focused on topics high on the agenda for strategically-minded CDOs and CAOs – skills development, closing talent gaps, building the right teams, formalizing the right roles, data literacy, diversity and ethics.
Strategy and Business Outcomes: Resolve Ambiguity
Businesses across all industries continue to struggle with the ambiguity of determining the value of data and analytics. To address the ambiguity faced, organizations must form partnerships between business and data and analytics teams to collectively drive strategies. This track discusses how to build a successful data and analytics strategy directly linked to key business outcomes – growth, customer experience, monetization of data and analytics, risk mitigation and innovation.
Pervasive Analytics: Grow and Govern the Value of Analytics Everywhere
Digital business calls for analytics to be infused in every role, business process, decision and action. Analytics everywhere is the new digital business imperative. However, with this comes a requirement for trusted data governance practices and processes.  This track addresses how to make analytics scale to all corners of the enterprise without creating chaos. It discusses the latest trends to make analytics pervasive – augmented analytics, embedded analytics and continuous analytics.
Data-Centric Architecture: Build the Platform of the Future
Undergoing digital transformation means putting data at the core of the enterprise, transitioning from being data driven to being data centric.  This track discusses how to draw the disparate pieces together including enabling technology components such as cloud, analytics infrastructure, data lakes, integration, blockchain, hadoop, Spark, in-memory, and more.
Data Science and Machine Learning: Break Through the Hype
The hype surrounding data science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence is daunting.  Developing an understanding of the strategies and technologies in this space is vital for delivering business value.. This track is dedicated to the technology trends, what’s real, what’s hype, organizational requirements, skills needed for successful deployment and the all-important business impact of these advanced data and analytics capabilities.
Innovation: Data and Analytics — the Way Ahead
Harnessing innovative technologies to change the business and how we serve customers is the only choice for forward looking leaders who want to see their organization be a disruptor. Standing still is not an option. This track reveals the more visionary and pioneering trends and aspects of data and analytics. It is designed to deliver innovative approaches that will change your perspectives by offering insights on the future for data and analytics in your organization.
Master Data Management in Context: Trust at the Core
This spotlight track places MDM in the broader context of data and analytics by virtue of being embedded in each of the primary tracks, addressing both fundamentals and advanced topics within MDM.
Chief Data Officer (CDO) Circle 
The CDO Circle is a members-only senior leadership experience for the top data and analytics leader in an enterprise. Built for both new and experienced CDOs and CAOs (and their equivalents), it is an exclusive set of sessions built within one of the world’s largest and most important Data and Analytics event series.
The CDO Circle offers a unique opportunity to exchange innovative ideas, share experiences and examples of where you and your peers are delivering business value in new and impactful ways, as well as overcoming classic challenges and handling complexity. 

Don’t miss these hot topics!

Data and analytics strategy

AI and machine learning

Self-service data and analytics capabilities

Privacy, security and the GDPR


Data-driven culture

Customer analytics

Governance and trust


Role of the chief data officer and chief analytics officer

Find solutions for your most pressing data and analytics needs.

Join us in London, UK



InterContinental London – The O2 | London, U.K.

Getting Here


Located in North Greenwich, London, a short walk from this station of the Jubilee Line via the London Underground.