2023-06-14 09:00:00 2023-06-14 10:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Driving Business Innovation Through Data Exploration: Maximizing the Efficiency of Your Data & Analytics Teams Don't be data insecure. Register now to learn how to use data to drive impactful data transformation and actionable business outcomes! Virtual CMO Council cmoteam@cmocouncil.org

Driving Business Innovation Through Data Exploration: Maximizing the Efficiency of Your Data & Analytics Teams

June 14, 2023
9:00 AM Pacific Time

What is covered:

This interactive session will explore where and how successful organizations are developing the right planning, integration, and data strategy to drive impactful transformation. Hear from leading thought leaders and business executives that will delve into the challenges and best practices in driving business innovation through data transformation. Areas to be discussed will in this session will include:

  • Building an agile data landscape that collects and organizes data across multiple sources and platforms.
  • Leveraging a sustainable platform that boosts data accuracy, productivity, and ROI throughout the enterprise.
  • Converging data cataloging, ingestion, profiling, tagging, and curation into a meta-data-driven unified platform that delivers the scale, speed, and rapid time-to-value that transforms how organizations capitalize on market opportunities.
  • Key strategies to accelerate data discovery to drive actionable business outcomes.



Mayank Mehra

Mayank Mehra

Head of Product Marketing, Modak

Mayank Mehra is an accomplished product management professional, currently leading the products team at Modak, a specialized firm that focuses on creating accelerators to automate and streamline data management activities for enterprises. In his role, Mayank oversees the product strategy, roadmap, and development initiatives to ensure alignment with the company's overall vision and objectives. Mayank's extensive experience in product management has equipped him with a deep understanding of customer-centricity and the critical role of technology in addressing business challenges. 

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Baz Khuti

Baz Khuti

President, Modak USA

Baz is President of Modak USA, a leading integrated data engineering company, where he leads the company’s growth strategies in the US for life science and healthcare insurance customers. He has developed software platforms from conception to commercialization and received recognitions from Gartner, Frost & Sullivan, Oracle, Dell, BIO-World IT, and Cloudera for his innovations, partner development, and product strategy. He holds six industrial patents, a BA in Business, and an MSc in Computer Science.

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Shaun Ahmadian

Shaun Ahmadian

Product Director, Cloudera

As a Product Director, Shaun leads Cloudera’s data engineering and visualization products. Prior to Cloudera, Shaun was a lead solution engineer for Arcadia Data, a big data business intelligence company enabling Fortune 500 enterprises with visual analytics and BI capabilities at scale. Shaun holds a BS and MS in Computer Science from UCLA.

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Bryan DeRose

Bryan DeRose

SVP, Business & Program Development, CMO Council

Bryan brings to the CMO Council more than 20 years of direct and channel sales and business development experience in the Technology, Telecom, Professional Services and Manufacturing verticals. As the Vice President of Business Development and Partnerships, DeRose leads global sponsorship and partnership activities including oversight of all academic, media and event partnerships around the world. In his role DeRose works to craft and execute campaigns to drive authority leadership, demand generation and new business opportunities for global enterprises within the CMO Council’s channel of insight, access and influence.

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