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CDAO Africa 2020

10-11 November 2020
The 5th Annual World Class Virtual Experience for
Data & Analytics Leaders

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Day 1
10 November 2020
08:45

CDAO Africa 2020 Platform Opens

CDAO Africa 2020 Platform Opens

November 10 | 08:45 - 09:00

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Speaking:

09:00

Data Conversations Over Coffee with Claire Tolmay: Winning with Consumer - Building Personalisation Scale

Speaking:

Claire Tolmay

Data Scientist, Nestle

Data Conversations Over Coffee with Claire Tolmay: Winning with Consumer - Building Personalisation Scale

November 10 | 09:00 - 09:30

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Speaking:

Claire Tolmay

Nestle

09:35

Lead Partner Presentation: Delivering the Trusted Foundation for the Intelligent Enterprise with Intelligent Data & Analytics

Speaking:

Christian Hecker

VP: Chief Data & Analytics Officer, SAP

Lead Partner Presentation: Delivering the Trusted Foundation for the Intelligent Enterprise with Intelligent Data & Analytics

November 10 | 09:35 - 10:05

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Speaking:

Christian Hecker

SAP

10:10

Data Analytics Hard Truths - A Session of Tough Questions for the Inudstry

Speaking:

Guy Taylor

Director of Data Science & Analytics, Booking.com

Itumeleng Monale

Head of Enterprise Information & PBB Data Office, Standard Bank

Siobhain O’Mahony

Data Analytics Leader, Independent

Matthew Bernath

Matthew Bernath

Host, The Financial Modelling Podcast

Data Analytics Hard Truths - A Session of Tough Questions for the Inudstry

November 10 | 10:10 - 10:40

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Speaking:

Siobhain O’Mahony

Independent

Itumeleng Monale

Standard Bank

Matthew Bernath

Matthew Bernath

The Financial Modelling Podcast

Guy Taylor

Booking.com

10:40

Virtual Coffee Break

Virtual Coffee Break

November 10 | 10:40 - 11:00

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Speaking:

11:00

Platinum Partner: How AI Will (Actually) Transform your Data Analytics

Speaking:

Nick Jewell

Senior Director: Product Marketing, Alteryx (UK)

Shaan Mistry

Senior Product Marketing Manager - Evangelism & Enablement, Alteryx (UK)

Platinum Partner: How AI Will (Actually) Transform your Data Analytics

November 10 | 11:00 - 11:30

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Speaking:

Nick Jewell

Alteryx (UK)

Shaan Mistry

Alteryx (UK)

11:35

International Keynote: Kiwi.com's Data Management Transformation to Drive Internal Automation & Customer Support

Speaking:

Martin Ratolistka

Chief Order Processing Officer, Kiwi.com (Czech Republic)

International Keynote: Kiwi.com's Data Management Transformation to Drive Internal Automation & Customer Support

November 10 | 11:35 - 12:05

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Speaking:

Martin Ratolistka

Kiwi.com (Czech Republic)

12:10

Platinum Partner: Enabling our Customer’s Data Journey

Speaking:

Hendrik Blignaut

Data & Applications Service Line Executive, Altron Systems Integration

Platinum Partner: Enabling our Customer’s Data Journey

November 10 | 12:10 - 12:25

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Speaking:

Hendrik Blignaut

Altron Systems Integration

12:25

Platinum Partner: AI-Driven Data Governance

Speaking:

Greg Hanson

VP: EMEA & LatAm Sales Specialist, Informatica

Platinum Partner: AI-Driven Data Governance

November 10 | 12:25 - 12:40

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Speaking:

Greg Hanson

Informatica

12:40

Virtual Lunch Break

Virtual Lunch Break

November 10 | 12:40 - 13:40

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Speaking:

Stream A

1:40

Data Management as a Career

Speaking:

Howard Diesel-1

Howard Diesel

President, DAMA SA

Data Management as a Career

November 10 | 13:40 - 14:10

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Speaking:

Howard Diesel-1

Howard Diesel

DAMA SA

Stream B

1:40

Aligning Services in a Data Driven Enterprise

Speaking:

Raymond Mahlangu

Raymond Mahlangu

Group Chief Data Officer, Alexander Forbes

Aligning Services in a Data Driven Enterprise

November 10 | 13:40 - 14:10

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Speaking:

Raymond Mahlangu

Raymond Mahlangu

Alexander Forbes

Stream C

1:40

Panel Discussion: Developing Modern Data Architectures to Drive Business Value

Speaking:

Kartik Iyer

Lead: Data Engineering & Big Data Platform, Arab Bank

Harjot Singh

Chief Data Officer, RAC WA (Australia)

Adam Healy

Manager: Data Engineering, 2U

Panel Discussion: Developing Modern Data Architectures to Drive Business Value

November 10 | 13:40 - 14:10

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Speaking:

Adam Healy

2U

Kartik Iyer

Arab Bank

Harjot Singh

RAC WA (Australia)

Stream A

2:15

Couch Conversation: Getting Data Quality Right at Source

Speaking:

Mathabo Thaele

Principal Specialist: Master Data & Data Quality Management, Sasol

Gcobisa Gaxela

Senior Manager Data Quality and Analytics, Standard Bank

Couch Conversation: Getting Data Quality Right at Source

November 10 | 14:15 - 14:45

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Speaking:

Gcobisa Gaxela

Standard Bank

Mathabo Thaele

Sasol

Stream B

2:15

Panel Discussion: Defining & Implementing Strategies for Operationalising & Industrialising Artificial Intelligence

Speaking:

Mishumo Dzhivhuho

Senior Manager: Data Science, MTN

Thembani Phaweni

AI Lead: Strategic Insights, Telkom (South Africa)

Panel Discussion: Defining & Implementing Strategies for Operationalising & Industrialising Artificial Intelligence

November 10 | 14:15 - 14:45

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Speaking:

Mishumo Dzhivhuho

MTN

Thembani Phaweni

Telkom (South Africa)

Stream C

2:15

Case Study: Take Your Company from Zero to Data Science in 12 Months (A Practical Guide)

Speaking:

Dino Bernicchi

Head of Data Science, Home Choice International

Case Study: Take Your Company from Zero to Data Science in 12 Months (A Practical Guide)

November 10 | 14:15 - 14:45

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Speaking:

Dino Bernicchi

Home Choice International

Stream A

2:50

Virtual Coffee Break/Open Discussion

Virtual Coffee Break/Open Discussion

November 10 | 14:50 - 15:20

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Speaking:

Stream B

2:50

Virtual Coffee Break/Open Discussion

Virtual Coffee Break/Open Discussion

November 10 | 14:50 - 15:20

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Stream C

2:50

Virtual Coffee Break/Open Discussion

Speaking:

Virtual Coffee Break/Open Discussion

November 10 | 14:50 - 15:20

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Speaking:

Stream A

3:25

3 Foundational Blocks for a Successful Data Governance Program

Speaking:

George Firican

Director: Data Governance & Business Intelligence, University of British Columbia (Canada)

3 Foundational Blocks for a Successful Data Governance Program

November 10 | 15:25 - 15:55

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Speaking:

George Firican

University of British Columbia (Canada)

Stream B

3:25

Case Study: From Reporting Factory to Critical Business Partner - How MKOPA Executives have become Data Driven

Speaking:

David Dammberger

Chief Strategy & Data Officer, MKOPA Solar

Case Study: From Reporting Factory to Critical Business Partner - How MKOPA Executives have become Data Driven

November 10 | 15:25 - 15:55

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Speaking:

David Dammberger

MKOPA Solar

Stream C

3:25

Case Study: Data Analytics in the Education Sector

Speaking:

Hywel Benbow

Hywel Benbow

Vice President - Global Data & Analytics, GEMS Education

Case Study: Data Analytics in the Education Sector

November 10 | 15:25 - 15:55

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Speaking:

Hywel Benbow

Hywel Benbow

GEMS Education

Stream A

4:00

Data Integration & Interoperability

Speaking:

Dineo Tsatsimpe

Senior Specialist: Data Architecture, MTN

Data Integration & Interoperability

November 10 | 16:00 - 16:30

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Speaking:

Dineo Tsatsimpe

MTN

Stream B

4:00

Panel Discussion: Diversity & Inclusion in Data Analytics

Speaking:

Libby Duane

Chief Customer Officer, Alteryx

Veronica Brits

Data Analytics & Insights Manager - Africa, Meltwater

Ncumisa Hlapo

BI Analyst - Online Customer Channel, FNB

Toyosi

Toyosi Odukoya

Director: Strategic Planning & Digital Transformation Lead, The Coca-Cola Company (Nigeria)

Yumnah Cassim

Senior Manager: Analytics & Insights, Procter & Gamble (South Africa)

Panel Discussion: Diversity & Inclusion in Data Analytics

November 10 | 16:00 - 16:30

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Speaking:

Toyosi

Toyosi Odukoya

The Coca-Cola Company (Nigeria)

Yumnah Cassim

Procter & Gamble (South Africa)

Veronica Brits

Meltwater

Ncumisa Hlapo

FNB

Libby Duane

Alteryx

Day 2
11 November 2020
08:45

CDAO Africa 2020 Platform Opens

CDAO Africa 2020 Platform Opens

November 11 | 08:45

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Speaking:

09:00

Data Conversations Over Coffee with Vaughan Mason: Leading Cloud Transformation for Data Analytics Success

Speaking:

Vaughan Mason

Data Change Lead, Silica

Data Conversations Over Coffee with Vaughan Mason: Leading Cloud Transformation for Data Analytics Success

November 11 | 09:00 - 09:30

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Speaking:

Vaughan Mason

Silica

09:35

Opening Keynote: Leveraging the Cloud for AI

Speaking:

Paul Morley

Executive: Group Data Services, Nedbank

Opening Keynote: Leveraging the Cloud for AI

November 11 | 09:35 - 10:05

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Speaking:

Paul Morley

Nedbank

10:10

Creating Highly Data Literate & Effective Organisations

Speaking:

Dominic Albrecht

Head of Analytics, Digital Planet

Ben Jones

Founder & CEO, Data Literacy (USA)

Creating Highly Data Literate & Effective Organisations

November 11 | 10:10 - 10:40

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Speaking:

Ben Jones

Data Literacy (USA)

Dominic Albrecht

Digital Planet

10:40

Virtual Coffee Break

Virtual Coffee Break

November 11 | 10:40 - 11:00

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Speaking:

11:00

Data Analytics Leaders Panel

Speaking:

JG Cowper

Chief Data Officer, Healthbridge

Terrina Pather

Chief Data & Analytics Officer, Massmart

Emmanuel Osanga

Head: Data Management - Africa Regions, Standard Bank (South Africa)

Data Analytics Leaders Panel

November 11 | 11:00 - 11:30

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Speaking:

Terrina Pather

Massmart

JG Cowper

Healthbridge

Emmanuel Osanga

Standard Bank (South Africa)

11:35

International Keynote: Al Futtaim's Data Journey Toward an AI-Driven Enterprise

Speaking:

Richard Wingfield

Chief Data Officer, Al Futtaim

International Keynote: Al Futtaim's Data Journey Toward an AI-Driven Enterprise

November 11 | 11:35 - 12:05

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Speaking:

Richard Wingfield

Al Futtaim

12:10

Case Study: How to Avoid Challenges & Risks While Implementing your Effective Data Strategy

Speaking:

Mohamed Ghazala

Lead Data Architect, Banque du Caire (Egypt)

Case Study: How to Avoid Challenges & Risks While Implementing your Effective Data Strategy

November 11 | 12:10 - 12:40

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Speaking:

Mohamed Ghazala

Banque du Caire (Egypt)

12:40

Virtual Lunch Break

Virtual Lunch Break

November 11 | 12:40 - 13:40

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Speaking:

Stream A

1:40

Panel Discussion: The Importance of Getting People, Process & Technology Aligned for Strong Data Management

Speaking:

Jannie van der Walt

Head of Capital Origination & Analytics, Transaction Capital Risk Services

Jacky Mampana

Head: Analytics, Insights & BI, Hollard

Panel Discussion: The Importance of Getting People, Process & Technology Aligned for Strong Data Management

November 11 | 13:40 - 14:10

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Speaking:

Jacky Mampana

Hollard

Jannie van der Walt

Transaction Capital Risk Services

Stream B

1:40

What Gets Measured, Gets Done: Building, Measuring & Assessing Data Culture

Speaking:

Colin J Browne

Founder, Happy Sandpit

MJ Truter

Head of Analytics Consulting, Investec

Caroline Herron

Transformation Officer: Data and Analytics, Capitec Bank

What Gets Measured, Gets Done: Building, Measuring & Assessing Data Culture

November 11 | 13:40 - 14:10

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Speaking:

MJ Truter

Investec

Caroline Herron

Capitec Bank

Colin J Browne

Happy Sandpit

Stream C

1:40

Case Study: The Role of AI in Improving CX in Healthcare

Speaking:

Case Study: The Role of AI in Improving CX in Healthcare

November 11 | 13:40 - 14:10

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Stream A

2:15

Case Study: Fighting Fraud with Advanced Analytics

Speaking:

Claudia Fah

Fraud Analytics Manager, Bankserv Africa

Case Study: Fighting Fraud with Advanced Analytics

November 11 | 14:15 - 14:45

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Speaking:

Claudia Fah

Bankserv Africa

Stream B

2:15

Data Conversations Over Coffee: Ethics in AI with Dr Rachel Adams

Data Conversations Over Coffee: Ethics in AI with Dr Rachel Adams

November 11 | 14:15 - 15:20

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Speaking:

Stream B

2:15

Panel Discussion: Overcoming Barriers to Becoming a Data Driven Enterprise - Tools for Chipping Away at the Wall

Speaking:

Francois van Heerden

Chief Data Officer, Silvertree Holdings

Camilo Amarcy

Head of Data Analytics & Strategy, absa

Maciej Nawrocki

Chief Data Officer, Bank Pekao (Poland)

Panel Discussion: Overcoming Barriers to Becoming a Data Driven Enterprise - Tools for Chipping Away at the Wall

November 11 | 14:15 - 14:45

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