The Premier Event for Data & Analytics Executives

Leveraging Corinium’s global network and research, we are looking forward to delivering the latest from our speakers and partners in Melbourne. 

With our uniquely interactive conference format, you are guaranteed to network, brainstorm and bounce ideas with speakers and delegates alike, taking back insights that will feed into real strategies for 2018.

Conference themes include:

THE DATA DRIVEN C-SUITE - Evaluating data analytics investment, prominence and acceptance in the boardroom.

DATA FRAMEWORK: MANAGED AND GOVERNED - Data governance, quality, privacy and ethics. Developing robust data strategies that support the current and future needs of the enterprise.

DATA SCIENCE AND INTELLIGENCE -  Adopting and evaluating data driven approaches and tools to support the move from data insight to execution. Practical experiences on the future of analytics: open source and advanced, predictive and experimental analytics.

CULTURE AND LEADERSHIP - Defining, fostering and embedding a culture of data analytics and insight based decision making. Democratising analytics to foster insight and co-operation throughout the organisation.

THE SMART ENTERPRISE - Driving innovation, agility and business value. Monetising data to deliver strategic worth to the business.

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Farhan Baluch speaker chief data analytics officer melbourne big data conference
Zachary Townsend Chief Data Officer State of California speaker chief data analytics officer melbourne conference
Kapil Gupta speaker chief data analytics officer melbourne big data conference

International Keynote

'Machine Learning at the Movies'
Faran Baluch, Senior Data Scientist, Netflix

International Keynote

'Open Data to Drive Innovation and Economic Prosperity'
Zachary Townsend, Chief Data Officer, State of California

International Keynote

Big Data to Big Value - Building Smarter Organisations
Kapil Gupta, Data Science Leader, AirBnB Inc USA

60+ Speakers

350+ Attendees


Focus Day

Why invest your time?


Inspiring ideas

What are the deliverables of the Chief Data & Analytics Officer? How can having a place in the c-suite enhance the company's performance? How can you drive your data analytics projects forward more effectively? Hear from the region's leading data and analytics professionals as they share their insights on the role in September.

Data governance focus day at Chief Data Analytics Officer Melbourne Conference Big Data

Data governance focus day

Tackling the data governance questions of our time. Join leading professionals to gain a better understanding of what can, and needs to be done to protect your data assets. Will your DG framework hold up against the tech of tomorrow? How should you respond to the Productivity Commission’s Data Availability & Use report?

Masterclass session on advanced analytics, deep learning and creating value in data projects

Masterclass day

Roll up your sleeves and get interactive with a small group of friends in three practical workshops exploring Advanced Analytics, Deep Learning and Creating Real Value From Your Data Projects. This highly valuable format ensures you get to address your own challenges with our expert facilitators and not just listen to others.

60+ Inspiring Speakers


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What people are saying

"The CDAO forum and its speakers did a great job in highlighting the technical, process and people challenges they have faced and how they have managed to overcome them."

Luke Danaher, AGL Energy LTD

"The Corinium CDAO conference in Sydney was outstanding and I've heard excellent reports about the Melbourne event too. A must for anyone involved in data science, large corporates to small start-ups."

Ross McIntyre, Wattblock

"I enjoyed the depth and breadth of the forum as well as the quality of both international and national presenters. Use cases reflected the real world as well as the real successes and difficulties involved in creating business value though analytics."

Phillip Nguyen, nbn co

Chief Data & Analytics Officer Sydney 2017 Highlights

Keynote Presentation Chief Data & Analytics Officer Conference Sydney Melbourne

The Chief Data & Analytics Officer Sydney was a resounding success with over 300 attendees across the three-day event. HUGE THANKS to all our speakers, partners and attendees! Keynotes included:

Mark Hunter, Chief Data Officer at Sainsbury’s Bank UK opened the event by sharing how architectures need to evolve in order to leverage new innovations in analytics.

Matt Kuperholz, Chief Data Scientist at PwC delved into the world of AI and how businesses should be viewing the new tech in the analytics space.

Dr Amy Shi Nash, Head of Data Science at CBA shared the frameworks that Commonwealth Bank uses to take advanced analytics to scale with large scale deployment.

With over 60 speakers and ample opportunity to engage with them over the networking breaks, and interactive sessions, attendees left feeling invigorated and inspired! Sharing war stories, common challenges and taking back real practical strategies to implement back at the office, CDAO Sydney was 3 days of incredibly valuable learnings.