Why You Should Attend!



Argyle Executive Forum is bringing together senior data & analytics executives from across industries for our annual Leadership in Big Data and Analytics Forum in Atlanta. Throughout keynote sessions, fireside chats and panel sessions, our speaking faculty will address an array of topics specifically geared towards Chief Data OfficersChief Digital OfficersChief Marketing OfficersChief Information Officers, as well as Data & Analytics VPs and Directors in a leadership role, including:

  • The next wave of tools and technologies that will transform data and analytical capabilities
  • How to nimbly navigate today’s high-volume data driven digital world
  • Shifting a reactive culture into to a proactive, innovative approach towards incorporating data into key decision-making processes
  • Boost revenue generation through more effective use of enterprise data insight at every level
  • Leveraging data insights to drive the business’ product and customer strategies
  • Assessing how data has impacted the executive team and overall corporate structure, and how this will continue to evolve
  • Exploring IoT’s future ramifications across industries


While data has always surrounded the business, a comprehensive strategy to consistently translate data into actionable customer insights has never been more vital. Speakers will address the challenges and opportunities surrounding these topics, as well as how to foster the necessary culture to support these endeavors.

We look forward to hosting you alongside our community of Fortune 500 data & analytics leaders hailing from the Atlanta area and beyond!

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This event will feature insights from top executives, including:

If you'd like to recommend a speaker, please email Angela De Jong at adejong@argyleforum.com.

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Rod Bates VP, Decision Science and Data Strategy
Coca-Cola
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Elizabeth Colyer Senior Vice President, Business Intelligence
ShareCare
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Krish Das Group Vice President, Enterprise Data Organization
SunTrust Banks
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Brent Herd VP of Enterprise North America
Mixpanel
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Eric Kierstead Chief Information Officer
BeavEx
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Abe Manasrah Vice President, Data and Analytics Officer
Tanner Health System
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Mano Mannoochahr Chief Data & Innovation Officer
GE
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Martha Miller Solutions Engineer
Paxata
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Yubin Park Managing Director, AI Solutions
Evolent Health
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Scott Radcliffe Executive Director, Data Analytics
Cox Communications, Inc.
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Su Rayburn Assistant Vice President, Information Management & Analytics
Delta Community Credit Union
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Larry Seligman Vice President, Advanced Consumer Analytics
IHG
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Daniel Siegel Vice President, Information Delivery
Newell Brands
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Andrew Sohn Senior Vice President, Global Digital and Analytics Services
Crawford & Company
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Tyler Warden VP Product Management
BackOffice
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  • 8:00am – 9:00am Breakfast
  • 9:00am – 9:05am Argyle Opening Remarks
  • 9:05am - 9:10am Session Introduction featuring Paxata
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    Martha Miller
    Solutions Engineer
    Paxata

  • 9:10am – 9:45am Keynote Presentation: "Emerging Digital Technologies Are Shaping The Future-of-Work – What Can You Do To Prepare?"
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    Emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, Augmented/Virtual Reality and Blockchain have the potential for making a profound impact on how work gets done within the enterprises and what businesses of tomorrow may look like.  Join me for this keynote and listen to how GE is preparing to capitalize on this opportunity.

    Mano Mannoochahr
    Chief Data & Innovation Officer
    GE

  • 9:50am – 10:10am Thought Leadership Spotlight: "How Data Governance Enables Digital Transformation"
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    Innovation, Compliance, or Process Excellence - regardless of what is driving your business transformation, understanding, governing, and transforming your data is key to achieving success.  Come and learn how effective Data Governance can help drive a data transformation that is in support of a larger business effort.

    Tyler Warden
    Vice President, Product Management
    BackOffice Associates 

  • 10:10am – 10:40am Networking Break
  • 10:40am – 11:25am Panel Discussion: “From Big Data to Big Value”
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    Session topics include, but aren't limited to:

    • Transitioning to the cloud and cloud based big data and analytics
    • The evolving role of the data scientist
    • Maintaining security and privacy with the increase of big data
    • Focusing on data quality apart from data quantity
    • IoT role in generating data

    Moderator: 

    Karthik Ramasamy
    Head of Analytics Strategy
    Koch Industries

    Panelist: 

    Krish Das
    Group Vice President, Enterprise Data Organization
    SunTrust Banks

    Brent Herd
    Vice President of Enterprise North America
    Mixpanel

    Abe Manasrah
    Vice President, Analytics and Business Intelligence
    Tanner Health System

    Andrew Sohn
    Senior Vice President, Global Digital and Analytics Services
    Crawford & Company

  • 11:25am – 11:50am Networking Break
  • 11:50am – 12:35pm Panel Discussion: “The Rapidly Changing and Evolving Use of Big Data”
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    Session topics include, but aren't limited to:

    • How organizations are overcoming the difficulties of becoming data and analytics focused
    • Changing management to become more data driven
    • Utilizing machine learning and AI
    • Shifting from big data departmental approach to business-driven data approach
    • Keeping up with the increased use of big data

    Moderator:

    Larry Seligman
    Vice President, Advanced Consumer Analytics
    IHG

    Panelist: 

    Elizabeth Colyer
    Senior Vice President, Business Intelligence
    ShareCare

    Scott Radcliffe
    Executive Director, Data Analytics
    Cox Communications

    Su Rayburn
    Assistant Vice President, Information Management & Analytics
    Delta Community Credit Union

    Daniel Siegel
    Vice President, Information Delivery
    Newell Brands

    *Please note this session is off the record

  • 12:35pm – 1:10pm Keynote Presentation featuring The Coca-Cola Company
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    Rod Bates
    VP, Decision Science and Data Strategy
    The Coca-Cola Company

  • 1:10pm– 2:10pm Lunch
  • 2:10pm – 2:45pm Keynote Presentation: "Creating a Customer Facing Analytics Dashboard for the Public Internet"
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    Eric Kierstead
    Chief Information Officer
    BeavEx

  • 2:50pm – 3:25pm Keynote Presentation: "Spectrum of Data Analytics - From Service to Product"
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    Yubin Park
    Managing Director, AI Solutions
    Evolent Health

  • 3:25pm – 3:30pm Argyle Closing Remarks
  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm Closing Reception

What will be discussed? Explore Big Data and Analytics hot topics and challenge areas such as:

Driving Business Success Through Big Data

  • The impact of Big Data upon the overall business, and how this has subsequently impacted technology management
  • Shifting a reactive status quo into to a proactive, innovative culture towards incorporating data into key decision-making processes
  • Leveraging the latest emerging technologies to maximize the value of available data
  • Boost revenue generation through more effective use of enterprise data insight at every level

Data’s role in creating a successful User Experience (UX)

  • Striking a balance between brand strategy and marketing effectiveness through data-driven personalization
  • Leveraging data insights to drive the business’ product and customer strategies
  • Tactics for discovering, segmenting, targeting and engaging consumers
  • How to nimbly navigate today’s high-volume data driven digital world
  • Staying ahead of the competition and trends as they’re emerging with real time data

Leveraging Business Insights for Smarter Business Decisions

  • Driving holistic decision making with business analytics
  • Building a detailed roadmap that aligns modern data warehousing, big data, and next generation analytics
  • How to overcome the challenges of data silos, security, and governance while providing agility, self-service, and access that end-users demand
  • Collaborative innovation to drive business outcomes, increase ROI and transform the business

The Rise of the Interconnected World

  • Exploring IoT’s future ramifications across industries
  • IoT’s impact upon the IT organization and how this affects traditional roles, desired skills, organizational structure, etc.  
  • Best practices for supporting a live running IoT business
  • Investing in IoT, mobility, big data analytics, social media and cloud while also maintaining traditional applications like ERP and CRM 
  • Privacy and Security challenges impacting the consumer IoT 

Still have questions? We have answers.

I want to attend, but what if I'm unsure of my schedule and need to cancel my participation?

Just let us know. We understand that schedules change! However, we always have a waiting list for this event, and if you don't cancel, we will assume you are still attending and your spot will go unused. If you must, cancel at least 48 hours prior to the event to make room for others!

What if I can't be OOO for a whole day, or need to come late?

We have wifi and private rooms available for attendees to take calls and spend some quiet time on emails, as well as access to printing. Have a morning meeting you can't miss? No problem. This event was designed for busy executives - we get it.

I'd like to bring some colleagues. Do I need to register them online?

Events are more fun with friends, and we'd be happy to host your team. You can have them register online, or send us their names, titles and email addresses and we will take care of it for you! request a pass.

I don't see the event venue listed. Where will the meeting be held?

To maintain exclusivity, we don't release the venue address until the registration process has been completed. All logistical details will be shared once you have requested a pass and been approved.

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Traveling for the event? Stay at one of our recommended hotels nearby:

The below hotels are recommended by Argyle Executive Forum. Please note that we do not have a corporate rate. For details on where the event will take place, please contact your Argyle relationship manager.

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Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead


3300 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
Telephone: (404) 237-1234
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The InterContinental Buckhead


3315 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
Telephone: (404) 946-9000
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W Atlanta - Buckhead


3377 Peachtree Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
Telephone: (678) 500-3100
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