Plenary Speakers

Bill Schmarzo

CTO IoT and Analytics
Hitachi Vantara

Executive Fellow
University of San Francisco School of Management

Big Data MBA – What is the Value of your Data?

How effective is your organization at leveraging data and analytics to power your business models?  Do you understand the economic value of your data and how that affects your technology and business strategies?  Do you understand how to create a “collaborative value creation platform” that exploits the economic value of your data and analytics?  These are just 3 of the 5 digital transformation questions that Bill will explore as part of his keynote presentation.  Come prepared to change how you think about monetizing your data and analytic digital assets!

Bruce Greenstein

Chief Technology Officer
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Connecting Data to Advance HHS

During this plenary session, HHS Chief Technology Officer, Bruce Greenstein, will share his forward-looking vision for data integration at the Department to shape policy, inform business processes and advance healthcare and human services. The 2017 HHS Opioid Code-a-Thon brought to light opportunities and barriers to data sharing at HHS. Mr. Greenstein will discuss HHS’ future plans for cracking open and connecting data at HHS.