Data Professionals and Credentials – value, differentiation, recognition
The increasing focus on Data in the world puts a spotlight on Data Management, Data Governance (Public, Private & Security Data), Data Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, CyberSecurity and Crypto-Currencies. This session will address credentials available or under development in all these areas and how to prepare yourself to qualify, plus new business opportunities these bring to you and your company.
Kewal Dhariwal is a former National President of the Canadian Information Processing Society, founder of the Microcomputer Institute at NAIT, Executive Director of the ICCP in Chicago, author of the Complete Guide to Professional Computing, author of the Certified Data Management Professional Examinations Guide. He is faculty and programs advisor to the State University of New York (Excelsior College), formerly Manager of Academic Research at Athabasca University and faculty member for Executive MBA programs and MSc in Information Systems.