Hard to believe, but we’ve arrived at the final day of Think 2018. It’s been thrilling to be part of the energy flowing through the Cloud & Data Campus. We’ve seen an unprecedented level of engagement around analytics and the future of data-driven decision-making.
But we’re not done yet. Here are our top picks for analytics pros today.
Thursday, March 22
- 8:30 – 9:10 AM: GDPR Outcomes Accelerated with IBM Unified Governance. With three months left until GDPR goes live, compliance is a hot topic for chief data officers and data privacy officers and their teams. What can we still do with the time left to progress towards compliance? Achieving GDPR compliance requires process, policy and organizational changes for many enterprises. Location: Cloud and Data Campus Theater C. Offsite? Learn more about the IBM approach to GDPR.
- 9:30 – 10:10 AM: Practical Tips to Manage and Run Successful Enterprise Data Lakes. Most organizations have built data lakes to drive self-service analytics, data discovery and business insights. But many are finding that they have just brought data silos together and built disconnected “data puddles.” In this session, you’ll hear real-life scenarios in which ING Bank and Scotia Bank overcame their challenges with building and managing effective data lakes. Join this panel discussion to learn practical steps you can incorporate in your data lakes that will help you to know your data, trust your data and use your data. Location: Cloud and Data Campus Theater A. Not at Think? Watch the live stream.
- 11:30 – 12:10 PM: Operationalizing Machine Learning. Discover how real-world machine learning reveals assumptions embedded in business processes and in data models that can cause expensive and time-consuming misunderstandings. Attendees will receive a free copy of the book Machine Learning for Dummies. Location: Cloud and Data Campus Theater A. Not at Think? Watch the livestream.
- 1:30 – 2:10 PM: Getting on the Path to AI: Behind the Scenes with IBM Cloud Private for Data. Explore the brand-new IBM offering that helps persist, govern, transform and analyze data, faster and with less cost. This is a behind-the-scenes story of a tightly integrated solution on private cloud envisioned to deliver a seamless user experience of our entire analytics portfolio. Location: Cloud and Data Campus Theater C. Offsite? Learn more about IBM Cloud Private for Data here.
Cloud pros, check out our colleagues’ recommendations for Thursday here.
We hope you enjoy your final day of Think 2018.