Thursday, October 17, 2013
ENTERPRISE ANALYTICS AND THE REAL WORLD
For those in large companies, it’s worth thinking what “enterprise” means in to the business. Chances are, analytics is a sprawling collection of small teams spread over different functional units, geographies, legacy companies, lines of business etc. Further, these units were likely initiated as a point solution activity, rather than a planned roadmap-but now you own them. The pathway to Enterprise Analytics will look daunting and disruptive for many and may not have support. Making this a compelling proposition with a plan that fits the legacy state is the job of the Analytic Executive and perhaps the future Chief Analytics Officer. Few people in most organization are likely to have the knowledge, credibility and judgment to support rising analytics executives. This session will explore the challenges and opportunities of enterprise analytics in the real world.