Why Data Governance Is the Cornerstone for Data and Analytics

Had the pleasure of joining Jason Tan on his The Analytics Show podcast for a chat about data governance. It was a wide ranging discussion and covered a lot of ground, including: The importance of data governance for any kind of organisation. 5 questions to ask yourself while building your data governance program. How the higher education industry has been progressing in terms using data … Continue reading Why Data Governance Is the Cornerstone for Data and Analytics

Table Talk: What makes someone a compelling hire?

Yesterday I took part in a discussion at a Table Talk session for Microsoft Ignite on what makes a compelling hire. My co-hosts were Lars Klint, Robert Crane, Hamish Watson, Janaka Rangama (thanks to Lars for the screenshot below). A huge thanks also to everyone who joined in and to my lovely co-hosts. The chat was lively and some of the excellent answers and advice … Continue reading Table Talk: What makes someone a compelling hire?

Nominated: Corinium 2020 Business of Data Top 100 Innovators in #Data and #Analytics

Honoured to have been named as one of the 2020 Business of Data Top 100 Innovators in Data and Analytics by Corinium Global Intelligence. Thank-you to the team at Corinium for the nomination. Again, a huge thank-you to my team at UNSW who are the ones that bring my crazy ideas to life. The full report is available here. “Welcome to the 2020 Business of … Continue reading Nominated: Corinium 2020 Business of Data Top 100 Innovators in #Data and #Analytics

Interview with Geek Diva: Damana Madden

Our next episode of the Conversations with Annie & Kate is up now. This time our guest was a long time friend of mine, Damana Madden. Apart from having the coolest headphones, Damana has diverse experience working across many industries as a software engineer, and has some strongly held opinions (yet is open to reason). She founded Girl Geek Dinners in Australia/New Zealand and describes … Continue reading Interview with Geek Diva: Damana Madden