Building A Shared understanding of data for data futures
9:00am - 9:30am: Registration
9:30am - 10:00am: Welcome and Introductions
10:00am - 11:30am: Session 1: Designing a Data Value Strategy
Professor David Sammon will lead session 1. A "Show me, show me" tool will be introduced to help define a data asset on paper for Data Futures across a number of university participants to illustrate how diverse (and not shared) understanding of the data needs for Data Futures is across the sector.
11:30am - 12:00pm: Tea/Coffee & Networking
12:00pm - 1:30pm: Session 2: Data as a Driver for DWaaS
Ankhit Sharma will lead session 2 (work in the data field showcasing the blueprint for a H.E. DWaaS), that will focus on data work conducted in the field showcasing the blueprint for a secure and future proof H.E. DWaaS.
1:30pm - 2:30pm: Lunch & Networking
2:30pm - 4:00pm: Session 3: Assessing the Building Blocks for Data Futures
Ibrahim Alhassan Phd will lead the afternoon session with a focus on Data Governance and readiness tools. Templates will be provided for attendee groups to assess the maturity of the actions of their own University to date against each of 10 identified building blocks. The session will highlight general state of readiness for Data Futures.
4:00pm - 4:30pm: Wash-Up & Key Takeaways