The Importance of Data Science to Hold Off the AI Winter in FS
Data should sit at the heart of every organisation, it should drive decision making and transformation. The new buzz phrase after Big Data may be AI and commentators are already talking about the ‘AI winter’. Peter will explore how genuine data science can keep the chill at bay and create a long summer of data driven transformation.
Peter is Director, Group Data Sciences at Legal and General. Previously Peter was Chief Data Officer at Southern Water and prior to that Head of Data at The Pensions Regulator (TPR), which regulates the pensions and automatic enrolment in the UK. Before joining TPR Peter spent 17 years providing data strategy consultancy across the not for profit sector, financial services and FMCG, working with large multi-national organisations and blue chip brands. Peter is a specialist in Data Strategy, Data Technologies, Master Data Management Strategies, Data Governance Frameworks, GDPR and Data Science Strategies. Peter is the co-author of ‘The Chief Data Officer’s Playbook’ published by Facet November 2017, and ‘Data-Driven Business Transformation’ published in March 2019 by Wiley. Peter is an international speaker on Data, Innovation and business transformation.