Data Management in High Demand: A Perspective from Advanced Analytics
With fast growing advanced analytics applications in businesses, demands for data management support and data management professionals are in its new high. What are the emerging priorities? How the new dynamics between data management and advanced analytics teams can be developed? In this session, Eugene is going to share his view as an executive who is leading a data science team.
Dr. Eugene Wen is the Vice President for Group Advanced Analytics at Manulife Financial. He is responsible for supporting Group Functions with advanced analytics, establishing a data scientist team, building Centers of Expertise (CoE) in advanced analytics, providing thought leadership, creating governance and policy frameworks for analytics function and providing research and development (R&D) capabilities to businesses across the company. The global Fraud Analytics COE is in his portfolio. Prior to his current position at the Manulife Financial, Eugene served as the Vice President and Chief Statistician at the Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB)