Rajesh Thukral
Speaker

Chief Technology Officer,
APX Data

Raj is a Strategic Technology Leader. In his 20+ year career in IT, he has consulted on Data Strategies and Data Management for companies across North America. He has also led numerous Data and Digital Transformations, most recently for a 400+ person country-wide Law firm. He is currently CTO of APX Data, a company that works closely with Fire Departments across North America helping them transform operations, using modern data collection and management software to reduce community risk and keep Firefighters and First Responders safe.

Speaking: April 28th

Rethinking Data: How CIOs are driving strategic value while ensuring data is properly secured and managed

Organizations are struggling to manage every single piece of data coming into their organization. Understanding unstructured and structured content, securing it against cyberthreats and ensuring it’s available to drive key strategic value to the organization has become mission critical. It’s what separates the digital transformation winners who have a long term data strategy from the also-rans who are still mired in the status quo. Born out of several frank discussions with CIO Association of Canada members, join us as we debut key Blueprint findings in this can’t miss Peer Session.

CIO’s will learn:
• What companies need to wrestle with the extreme volume, variety and velocity of incoming data
• How they plan on continuously monitoring data quality across all inputs
• Why complete data understanding will separate the winners from the losers in the next 10 years
• Where can companies get started, turning data into a strategic asset instead of a looming liability?