Guide Dogs: Seeing more with cognitive insights

Like many organisations, Guiding Eyes for the Blind have been collecting data for decades in the hope that one day it would provide significant benefit - including volumes of complex genetic mapping, medical records, and journals and logs from thousands of puppy raisers, foster parents and trainers. Their hope - is that through data and insight they can lift the success rate of their guide-dog breeding program.

The Chief Data Officer (CDO): Tomorrow’s corporate rockstar

This week I had the privilege of spending time with some of Australia & New Zealand's Chief Data Officers and up-and-coming data leaders - or as I like to refer to them, our corporate rockstars. The CDO Forum, hosted by Corinium, provided the perfect environment for an open dialogue on how far the CDO role had come, and sharing expertise on how to successfully drive organisational change to make data a strategic asset across the business.