• Agenda

    Please note the below times are subject to change

    09:15 - 10:00
    Registration and Refreshments

    10:00 - 10:10

    Welcoming Remarks and Agenda

    Michael Young (MBN Solutions)
    Gillian Docherty (The Data Lab)

    10:10 - 10:40
    Data Science culture in the creative industries

    Sanjeevan Bala (Channel 4)

    10:40 - 11:10
    How is data changing traditional professions?

    Sarah Blair (Thorntons Law LLP)

    11:10 - 12:00
    Workshops

    1. Meetings, Machine Learning, Modules: Life of a Channel 4 Graduate
    Amy Roberts (Channel 4)


    2. How to build your personal brand to grow your career
    Iain Swanston (Klozers)


    3. Continuous Professional Learning - next steps?
    Jenny O’Hagan (Glasgow Council)

    12:00 - 12:45
    Lunch

    12:45 - 13:45
    The Data Lab Project Awards

    13:45 - 14:30
    Panel Discussion- Data opportunities within Industry

    Robert Keenan - Morgan Stanley
    Jenny O'Hagan - Glasgow City Council

    Rhona MacLennan - NCR

    Brian Hills - The Data Lab

    Peter Ferry - Wallet.Services

    14:30 - 14:50
    Break

    14:50 - 15:20
    Create your Analytics 'Dream Team' - 3 questions that you should ask?

    Mark Hunter (Sainsbury's Bank)
    Sandy Scott (Sainsbury's Bank)

    15:20 - 15:50
    Data Scientist 2.0

    Robin Huggins (MBN Solutions)

    15:50 - 16:20
    Closing Remarks

    Gillian Docherty (The Data Lab)

    16:20 - 17:00
    Networking