Zachary Townsend

Zachary Townsend Chief Data Officer State of California speaker chief data analytics officer melbourne conference

Zachary Townsend

Job Title: Chief Data Officer

Company: State of California

Speaking at the following:

09:35 - 10:00
International Keynote Presentation: Open Data to Drive Innovation and Promote Economic Prosperity

Assessing the main internal and external challenges to implementing a successful Open Data initiative. Practical insights into how to overcome internal resistance to making data sets public and how to convince stakeholders of the benefits of transparency and open government. Insights into successful Open Data programs and how to take your Open Data plans to… Read more.

10:00 - 10:35
Data-Driven Leaders Panel: Operationalise and Monetise… Putting Data to Work

Data is now recognised as a business asset, the current struggle is to quantify its value and ultimate monetise it. To gather enough momentum to deliver truly exceptional results that create competitive advantage, new business opportunities and deliver effective customer experience, strong data-centric leaders are required to spearhead a data enabled organisation. Design and deliver:… Read more.