Minneapolis CDAO Town Hall

August 25, 2022 | 11:00am CDT

August 25, 2022 | 11:00am CDT

Leading with Data — Propelling Customer Intelligence Success

Participate with your CDAO peers in the Minneapolis community in small, breakout discussions on a mission-critical priority for data leaders. These informal discussions allow you to share your insights and learn from the lessons, approaches and experiences of a diverse group of peers in virtual breakout rooms.

Join fellow CDAOs in the Minneapolis community to discuss:

Creating boundaries and safeguards around data

Tearing down siloes and generating efficiency

Establishing a standard for data literacy

Discussion Leaders

Members of the Minneapolis CDAO community will lead the interactive discussion and share lessons learned.

Victor Lee


VP of Machine Learning & AI


Anandh Asokan


VP, Head of Enterprise Integration Engineering and Services at Thrivent

Governing Body Host

Brad LeBlanc

Minnesota Housing Finance Agency

Interim CIO

Discussion Leader

Pat Brickson


Director, Enterprise Data Systems

Discussion Leader

Karl Schultz

Prime Therapeutics

Director of Analytics

Discussion Leader

Lisa Hodne


Senior Director Data Governance, Optum Technology Enterprise Enablement

Discussion Leader

Heidi Westfall


Global IT Core Data and Analytics, Architecture and Education

Discussion Leader


August 25, 2022

11:00am - 12:00pm  CDT

Leading with Data — Propelling Customer Intelligence Success

To drive growth and remain competitive, more CEOs are utilizing data when making key business decisions. For data and analytics leaders, using AI and machine learning is pivotal to better understand new and existing stakeholders for greater business outcomes.

Join this interactive session as CDOs share ways to:

  • Drive value through improved predictions and decision making
  • Improve operational efficiency models to tear down silos and generate efficiency
  • Gain leadership buy-in through visual storytelling

Your Community Partner

Virtual Town Hall Partner

Community Program Manager

For inquiries related to this community, please reach out to your dedicated contact.

Katherine Williams

Senior Community Program Manager