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27 May, 2015 | (01 hr)

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The race is on for big data adoption, with many organizations leading the way while others struggle to understand what it means and determine whether it is right for their organization or function. Break through the big data hype to understand the business implications of this evolving discipline. Hear from leading practitioners, who will share real-world applications and provide you with a strategic direction and comprehension on how to use data to be more competitive and drive business optimization.

Who Should Attend: This webcast is meant for executives across all functions (HR, IT, marketing, finance, operations, etc) who are looking to use analytics to improve business performance and outcomes.



Barnaby Fountain

Barnaby Fountain
Director, Business Analytics Realization

A certified Master Black Belt and Change Agent, Barney has over 15 years of experience executing transformational business performance improvement strategies in large organizations. He’s currently responsible for driving benefits realization of the IT analytics portfolio.  In this role...Full Bio

Ed Ram

Ed Ram
Senior Director, Supply Chain
Sagent Pharmaceuticals

Ed Ram joined Sagent Pharmaceuticals in February 2013 as Senior Director, Supply Chain.  He is responsible for their global supply chain -- production planning and moving finished goods from India, China, Europe, and South America to and throughout North America. 
Ed has over 20 y...Full Bio

Bernard (Baruch) Plagman

Bernard (Baruch) Plagman (Moderator)
Program Director, Chief Data Officers Council
The Conference Board

Baruch Plagman is Co-Program Director for The Conference Board Chief Data Officer Council. He brings over 25 years of data management, technology, and regulatory experience to The Conference Board. Baruch started his career at JPM Chase and the Federal Reserve Bank of NY, p...Full Bio

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