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Data Governance Europe

27-28 November 2019 | London Hilton Olympia

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Day 1
27th November 2019
08:15

Registration

Registration

November 27 | 08:15 - 09:15

Speaking:

09:15

Chairs Welcome and Opening Remarks

Speaking:

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Dennis Kessler

Head of Data Governance , European Investment Bank

Chairs Welcome and Opening Remarks

November 27 | 09:15 - 09:30

Speaking:

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Dennis Kessler

European Investment Bank

09:30

Keynote Presentation: Redefining Data Governance

  • What it means to think beyond traditional data Governance.
  • How a system of record for data helps break down organisational silos and foster collaboration across the enterprise.
  • Why an integrated data catalogue is essential to help data citizens find, understand, and trust their data.

Speaking:

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Hany Choueiri

Chief Data Officer, Aldermore Bank

Keynote Presentation: Redefining Data Governance

November 27 | 09:30 - 10:00

  • What it means to think beyond traditional data Governance.
  • How a system of record for data helps break down organisational silos and foster collaboration across the enterprise.
  • Why an integrated data catalogue is essential to help data citizens find, understand, and trust their data.

Speaking:

Hany Choueiri - Colour Photo

Hany Choueiri

Aldermore Bank

10:00

Keynote Presentation: The Office for National Statistics data journey

  • Data Management in a Statistical Organisation
  • Complexity of the governance landscape
  • How ONS is approaching data governance as part of its Data Strategy

Speaking:

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Tomas Sanchez Lopez

Deputy Director Chief Data Architect, Office for National Statistics

Keynote Presentation: The Office for National Statistics data journey

November 27 | 10:00 - 10:30

  • Data Management in a Statistical Organisation
  • Complexity of the governance landscape
  • How ONS is approaching data governance as part of its Data Strategy

Speaking:

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Tomas Sanchez Lopez

Office for National Statistics

10:30

Keynote Presentation: The Importance of Managing Data, Information, and Knowledge as a Strategic Business Asset and What You Can Do About It

  • Understand the real and largely misunderstood roles of governance and management for real business impact.
  • How do organisations today manage their data, information and knowledge and lessons learnt.
  • Best practises on the significant benefits of how data and information are managed

Speaking:

0-22-2

Gerard Bartley

Head of Data Governance, Jacobs Douwe Egberts

Keynote Presentation: The Importance of Managing Data, Information, and Knowledge as a Strategic Business Asset and What You Can Do About It

November 27 | 10:30 - 11:00

  • Understand the real and largely misunderstood roles of governance and management for real business impact.
  • How do organisations today manage their data, information and knowledge and lessons learnt.
  • Best practises on the significant benefits of how data and information are managed

Speaking:

0-22-2

Gerard Bartley

Jacobs Douwe Egberts

11:00

Mid-Morning Coffee Break & Networking

Mid-Morning Coffee Break & Networking

November 27 | 11:00 - 11:30

Speaking:

11:30

Panel Discussion: Shifting the lens of Data Governance from regulatory compliance to analytics

  • Expanding the remit of data and analytics past regulatory needs and switching to an ‘offensive’ approach.
  • Data as a corporate asset - how to move the data analytics function from cost center to profit center.
  • Structuring Data Governance and analytics to optimize outcomes.

Speaking:

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Dennis Kessler

Head of Data Governance , European Investment Bank

Hany Choueiri - Colour Photo

Hany Choueiri

Chief Data Officer, Aldermore Bank

Rick Hawkins, HSBC

Rick Hawkins

Chief Data Officer, Global Risk and Global Finance, HSBC

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Fran Cardells

Special Advisor - Data Analytics and AI Strategy, Allianz

Access Advisory Board - Dee

Dee Samra

VP Pan European IT Director, Data Governance and Quality, Liberty Global

Panel Discussion: Shifting the lens of Data Governance from regulatory compliance to analytics

November 27 | 11:30 - 12:00

  • Expanding the remit of data and analytics past regulatory needs and switching to an ‘offensive’ approach.
  • Data as a corporate asset - how to move the data analytics function from cost center to profit center.
  • Structuring Data Governance and analytics to optimize outcomes.

Speaking:

Hany Choueiri - Colour Photo

Hany Choueiri

Aldermore Bank

Rick Hawkins, HSBC

Rick Hawkins

HSBC

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Dennis Kessler

European Investment Bank

Access Advisory Board - Dee

Dee Samra

Liberty Global

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Fran Cardells

Allianz

Culture and the Relevance to Data Governance

12:00

Discussion Group 1A: Why Data Culture Matters

  • Understanding the benefits of data, and the scepticism from employees before they buy in.
  • Explore the need for flexibility, and the insistence on common frameworks and tools.
  • Understanding the competitive advantage unleashed by a culture that brings data talent, tools, and decision making together.

Speaking:

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Remo Biagioni

Head of Business Intelligence, TransUnion

Brendan Ellis

Brendan Ellis

Head of Data, Shawbrook Bank

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Dennis Kessler

Head of Data Governance , European Investment Bank

Discussion Group 1A: Why Data Culture Matters

November 27 | 12:00 - 12:45

  • Understanding the benefits of data, and the scepticism from employees before they buy in.
  • Explore the need for flexibility, and the insistence on common frameworks and tools.
  • Understanding the competitive advantage unleashed by a culture that brings data talent, tools, and decision making together.

Speaking:

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Dennis Kessler

European Investment Bank

Brendan Ellis

Brendan Ellis

Shawbrook Bank

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Remo Biagioni

TransUnion

Culture and the Relevance to Data Governance

12:00

Discussion Group 1B: The Culture Centric Approach to Data Governance

  • How to design and execute a new data governance program specific to your company’s culture.
  • How to take a culture centric approach in each phase of discovery, operationalising and sustaining Data Governance.
  • Best practices of specific culture strengths and pitfalls to avoid for a successful Data Governance program

Speaking:

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Anwar Mirza

Global Head of Data Governance, TNT

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George Staw

Chief Data Architect, Barclays

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Ieva Langenfelde

Data Governance Manager , The HEINEKEN Company

Discussion Group 1B: The Culture Centric Approach to Data Governance

November 27 | 12:00 - 12:45

  • How to design and execute a new data governance program specific to your company’s culture.
  • How to take a culture centric approach in each phase of discovery, operationalising and sustaining Data Governance.
  • Best practices of specific culture strengths and pitfalls to avoid for a successful Data Governance program

Speaking:

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Ieva Langenfelde

The HEINEKEN Company

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Anwar Mirza

TNT

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George Staw

Barclays

12:45

Lunch & Networking

Lunch & Networking

November 27 | 12:45 - 13:45

Speaking:

1:45

Keynote Presentation: Going up a gear - How to Increase the true Data Governance Impact on your organisation

  • Best practises on identifying business challenges and creating the measurement to address business needs.
  • Understand the importance of communicating effectively with stakeholders to maintain alignment and commitment.
  • Discover to Implement a measurement process focused on creating business value.

Speaking:

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Anwar Mirza

Global Head of Data Governance, TNT

Keynote Presentation: Going up a gear - How to Increase the true Data Governance Impact on your organisation

November 27 | 13:45 - 14:15

  • Best practises on identifying business challenges and creating the measurement to address business needs.
  • Understand the importance of communicating effectively with stakeholders to maintain alignment and commitment.
  • Discover to Implement a measurement process focused on creating business value.

Speaking:

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Anwar Mirza

TNT

2:15

Keynote Presentation: The hidden challenges of creating effective data governance

  • The troubled history of data governance in IT.
  • Why IT’s traditional way of working struggles to make effective use of data.
  • Understanding the true nature of information – the importance of context.
  • Some practical suggestions for creating a viable, long-term data governance framework.

Speaking:

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George Staw

Chief Data Architect, Barclays

Keynote Presentation: The hidden challenges of creating effective data governance

November 27 | 14:15 - 14:45

  • The troubled history of data governance in IT.
  • Why IT’s traditional way of working struggles to make effective use of data.
  • Understanding the true nature of information – the importance of context.
  • Some practical suggestions for creating a viable, long-term data governance framework.

Speaking:

0-25-2

George Staw

Barclays

2:45

Panel Discussion: How to implement a successful Data Governance Project

  • What is the role of data governance in a data management or MDM program?
  • Understand the key attributes of an effective data governance program.
  • Explore who should take ownership of a data governance program, and what does that mean?

Speaking:

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Dennis Kessler

Head of Data Governance , European Investment Bank

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Gerard Bartley

Head of Data Governance, Jacobs Douwe Egberts

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Anwar Mirza

Global Head of Data Governance, TNT

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Hany Choueiri

Chief Data Officer, Aldermore Bank

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Nigel Light

Senior Data Analyst, St James’s Place

Panel Discussion: How to implement a successful Data Governance Project

November 27 | 14:45 - 15:15

  • What is the role of data governance in a data management or MDM program?
  • Understand the key attributes of an effective data governance program.
  • Explore who should take ownership of a data governance program, and what does that mean?

Speaking:

Hany Choueiri - Colour Photo

Hany Choueiri

Aldermore Bank

DennisKessler_Canva

Dennis Kessler

European Investment Bank

0-22-2

Gerard Bartley

Jacobs Douwe Egberts

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Anwar Mirza

TNT

0-44-1

Nigel Light

St James’s Place

3:15

Afternoon Tea & Networking

Afternoon Tea & Networking

November 27 | 15:15 - 15:45

Speaking:

3:45

Keynote Presentation: Data Literacy - The basis of a Data driven organisation

  • How to move away from an organisation drowning in data to investing in your people and how to support the shift in culture required to take this leap.
  • Understand what a data literacy program looks like and how to create a CoE that includes training, knowledge management and is driven by leadership buy in and accountability.
  • Discover the importance of making data literacy part of an overarching framework which will elevate the enterprises analytical value proposition.

Speaking:

Brendan Ellis

Brendan Ellis

Head of Data, Shawbrook Bank

Keynote Presentation: Data Literacy - The basis of a Data driven organisation

November 27 | 15:45 - 16:15

  • How to move away from an organisation drowning in data to investing in your people and how to support the shift in culture required to take this leap.
  • Understand what a data literacy program looks like and how to create a CoE that includes training, knowledge management and is driven by leadership buy in and accountability.
  • Discover the importance of making data literacy part of an overarching framework which will elevate the enterprises analytical value proposition.

Speaking:

Brendan Ellis

Brendan Ellis

Shawbrook Bank

4:15

Keynote Presentation: Studio Retail Group – Starting our Data Transformation

  • Putting Data at the Heart of Studio
  • Building Strong Foundations – critical enabler
  • Long term vision vs quick wins
  • Getting buy-in across the Enterprise.

Speaking:

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Ed Child

Head of Enterprise Data, Studio Retail Limited

Keynote Presentation: Studio Retail Group – Starting our Data Transformation

November 27 | 16:15 - 16:45

  • Putting Data at the Heart of Studio
  • Building Strong Foundations – critical enabler
  • Long term vision vs quick wins
  • Getting buy-in across the Enterprise.

Speaking:

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Ed Child

Studio Retail Limited

4:45

Keynote Presentation: Building a data culture - Lessons from the front line

  • Data culture is an exercise in continuous improvement
  • The session will cover how the five things we’ve found most important: master data, data quality, common definitions, process improvement and education
  • We’ll examine how we made looking after data meaningful, immediate and a core part of people’s jobs as well as some of the resistance to change
  • To finish we’ll see what we can do better and how we’re approaching measurement and benefit tracking

Speaking:

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Remo Biagioni

Head of Business Intelligence, TransUnion

Keynote Presentation: Building a data culture - Lessons from the front line

November 27 | 16:45 - 17:15

  • Data culture is an exercise in continuous improvement
  • The session will cover how the five things we’ve found most important: master data, data quality, common definitions, process improvement and education
  • We’ll examine how we made looking after data meaningful, immediate and a core part of people’s jobs as well as some of the resistance to change
  • To finish we’ll see what we can do better and how we’re approaching measurement and benefit tracking

Speaking:

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Remo Biagioni

TransUnion

5:15

Chairs Closing Remarks

Speaking:

DennisKessler_Canva

Dennis Kessler

Head of Data Governance , European Investment Bank

Chairs Closing Remarks

November 27 | 17:15 - 17:30

Speaking:

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Dennis Kessler

European Investment Bank

5:30

End of Day 1

End of Day 1

November 27 | 17:30

Speaking:

Day 2
28th November 2019
09:15

Chairs Welcome & Opening Remarks

Speaking:

DennisKessler_Canva

Dennis Kessler

Head of Data Governance , European Investment Bank

Chairs Welcome & Opening Remarks

November 28 | 09:15 - 09:30

Speaking:

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Dennis Kessler

European Investment Bank

09:30

Keynote Presentation: Road to Responsible AI – Lessons learned delivering Machine Learning at Scale

  • As AI and Machine Learning continue to be touted as silver bullets for all business problems, it’s crucial to be able to cut through the hype and stay focused on delivering production grade products and services for your customers.
  • In this talk I’ll share my three biggest lessons learned embedding a “data-first” culture and discuss how you can avoid the most common pitfalls, whether you’re a practicing Data Scientist, the leader of an analytics practice, or someone looking to start a new career in Data Science / Data Engineering.
  • Finally, we’ll reflect on the ethical considerations surrounding the use of data within AI / ML products and how we must all remain accountable for what we build.

Speaking:

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Tom Cronin

Head of Data Science and Data Engineering , Lloyds Banking Group

Keynote Presentation: Road to Responsible AI – Lessons learned delivering Machine Learning at Scale

November 28 | 09:30 - 10:00

  • As AI and Machine Learning continue to be touted as silver bullets for all business problems, it’s crucial to be able to cut through the hype and stay focused on delivering production grade products and services for your customers.
  • In this talk I’ll share my three biggest lessons learned embedding a “data-first” culture and discuss how you can avoid the most common pitfalls, whether you’re a practicing Data Scientist, the leader of an analytics practice, or someone looking to start a new career in Data Science / Data Engineering.
  • Finally, we’ll reflect on the ethical considerations surrounding the use of data within AI / ML products and how we must all remain accountable for what we build.

Speaking:

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Tom Cronin

Lloyds Banking Group

10:00

Keynote Presentation: Shifting from Data first to AI ready

  • What are the risks and concerns for Data Governance in relation to AI?
  • Is Machine Learning/AI/Cognitive just a passing fad, or is it here to stay? Should you invest in these new technologies and approaches or not? What is the value, and is it tangible and quantifiable?
  • In a space where innovation outpaces adoption, how can you keep up whilst also increasing trust in the ‘Machine’?
  • What are the risks to be aware of when using Machine Learning? How can biases affect the Machine and to what extent can it be put in to the hands of lay users?

Speaking:

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Fran Cardells

Special Advisor - Data Analytics and AI Strategy, Allianz

Keynote Presentation: Shifting from Data first to AI ready

November 28 | 10:00 - 10:30

  • What are the risks and concerns for Data Governance in relation to AI?
  • Is Machine Learning/AI/Cognitive just a passing fad, or is it here to stay? Should you invest in these new technologies and approaches or not? What is the value, and is it tangible and quantifiable?
  • In a space where innovation outpaces adoption, how can you keep up whilst also increasing trust in the ‘Machine’?
  • What are the risks to be aware of when using Machine Learning? How can biases affect the Machine and to what extent can it be put in to the hands of lay users?

Speaking:

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Fran Cardells

Allianz

10:30

Keynote Presentation: Semantics & Ontologies

Speaking:

Rick Hawkins, HSBC

Rick Hawkins

Chief Data Officer, Global Risk and Global Finance, HSBC

Keynote Presentation: Semantics & Ontologies

November 28 | 10:30 - 11:00

Speaking:

Rick Hawkins, HSBC

Rick Hawkins

HSBC

11:00

Mid-Morning Coffee Break & Networking

Mid-Morning Coffee Break & Networking

November 28 | 11:00 - 11:30

Speaking:

Security and Privacy

12:15

Discussion Group 2B: How Data Governance Holds the Key to GDPR Compliance

  • Explore effective data governance and its role in complying with regulations such as GDPR.
  • Understand how effective data governance and access control helps enterprises manage risk effectively, comply with regulations and gain competitive advantage through agile decision.

Speaking:

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Christel Cao-Delebarre

Global Privacy Officer, Carlson Wagonlit Travel

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Rebecca Turner

Data Protection Officer, Trainline

Discussion Group 2B: How Data Governance Holds the Key to GDPR Compliance

November 28 | 12:15 - 13:00

  • Explore effective data governance and its role in complying with regulations such as GDPR.
  • Understand how effective data governance and access control helps enterprises manage risk effectively, comply with regulations and gain competitive advantage through agile decision.

Speaking:

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Rebecca Turner

Trainline

0-35-1

Christel Cao-Delebarre

Carlson Wagonlit Travel

1:00

Lunch and Networking

Lunch and Networking

November 28 | 13:00 - 13:45

Speaking:

1:45

Keynote Presentation: Exploring Metadata at FBN Bank

Speaking:

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Santiago Castro

Chief Data Officer , FBN Bank

Keynote Presentation: Exploring Metadata at FBN Bank

November 28 | 13:45 - 14:15

Speaking:

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Santiago Castro

FBN Bank

2:15

Keynote Presentation: Data Ethics - Looking Beyond Compliance

  • What’s the difference between data protection compliance and data ethics, and how do ethics and legal obligations relate to one another?
  • Who is responsible for ethical decision making: organisations, politicians, consumers, society at large?
  • What trends are emerging globally in how people and businesses are thinking about this?
  • What does the future of data ethics look like?

Speaking:

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Emma Martins

Data Protection Commissioner, Office of the Data Protection Authority

Keynote Presentation: Data Ethics - Looking Beyond Compliance

November 28 | 14:15 - 14:45

  • What’s the difference between data protection compliance and data ethics, and how do ethics and legal obligations relate to one another?
  • Who is responsible for ethical decision making: organisations, politicians, consumers, society at large?
  • What trends are emerging globally in how people and businesses are thinking about this?
  • What does the future of data ethics look like?

Speaking:

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Emma Martins

Office of the Data Protection Authority

2:45

Keynote Presentation: Data Governance setup - Aligned vs Federated Organization

  • Comparison of Data Governance setup at 2 differently organized Companies
  • One is a multinational aligned 35 OpCo FMCG company with 1 common ERP
  • The other is a multinational federated 80 OpCo FMCG company with 45 ERPs.
  • Tips, advice, and lessons learned that can be useful, when you're about to set up Data Governance in your Organization.

Speaking:

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Ieva Langenfelde

Data Governance Manager , The HEINEKEN Company

Keynote Presentation: Data Governance setup - Aligned vs Federated Organization

November 28 | 14:45 - 15:15

  • Comparison of Data Governance setup at 2 differently organized Companies
  • One is a multinational aligned 35 OpCo FMCG company with 1 common ERP
  • The other is a multinational federated 80 OpCo FMCG company with 45 ERPs.
  • Tips, advice, and lessons learned that can be useful, when you're about to set up Data Governance in your Organization.

Speaking:

ieva

Ieva Langenfelde

The HEINEKEN Company

3:15

Panel Discussion: A Practitioners Perspective on The Future of Data Governance

  • The disruptive forces that are affecting change today and in the future.
  • Potential implications of future change in data governance and data management.
  • What does the future state data governance operating model look like?
  • What a data governance/management roadmap might look like to get us to the future.

Speaking:

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Dennis Kessler

Head of Data Governance , European Investment Bank

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Anwar Mirza

Global Head of Data Governance, TNT

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Emma Martins

Data Protection Commissioner, Office of the Data Protection Authority

Access Advisory Board - Dee

Dee Samra

VP Pan European IT Director, Data Governance and Quality, Liberty Global

Panel Discussion: A Practitioners Perspective on The Future of Data Governance

November 28 | 15:15 - 15:45

  • The disruptive forces that are affecting change today and in the future.
  • Potential implications of future change in data governance and data management.
  • What does the future state data governance operating model look like?
  • What a data governance/management roadmap might look like to get us to the future.

Speaking:

DennisKessler_Canva

Dennis Kessler

European Investment Bank

Access Advisory Board - Dee

Dee Samra

Liberty Global

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Anwar Mirza

TNT

0-34-2

Emma Martins

Office of the Data Protection Authority

3:45

Chairs closing remarks

Speaking:

DennisKessler_Canva

Dennis Kessler

Head of Data Governance , European Investment Bank

Chairs closing remarks

November 28 | 15:45 - 16:00

Speaking:

DennisKessler_Canva

Dennis Kessler

European Investment Bank

4:00

End of Data Governance Europe 2019

End of Data Governance Europe 2019

November 28 | 16:00

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