The Richmond CDO Forum

Fairmont Windsor Park, Windsor, United Kingdom

16-17 September 2024


Unlocking opportunities: elevate your role as a Chief Data Officer at the exclusive Richmond CDO Forum

The Richmond CDO Forum Blog - 28th November 2023
The excitement is building as we continue to work to create a fruitful and insightful forum for CDOs next year that offers immense value for our delegates. This event will transcend the ordinary, offering Chief Data Officers a transformative experience that spans thought leadership, experiential learning, peer networking and skill development.

As a delegate, you won’t be a mere observer; you will be an active participant in a journey to discover how to effectively steer your organisation through the data transformation revolution. In this blog, we delve deeper into the unique advantages that make attending the Richmond CDO Forum an indispensable opportunity for you as a Chief Data Officer to elevate your career and bring added value to the organisations you represent.

1. Embark on a journey of thought leadership

The Richmond CDO Forum stands as a beacon of thought leadership in the dynamic data management landscape. Esteemed keynote speakers, Michael Clark on Day One and Edosa Odaro on Day Two, both renowned in their fields, will captivate and enlighten you with their insights. As a delegate, you will find yourself at the heart of visionary ideas and strategic insights that shape the future of our industry. Keynote presentations, panel discussions and industry workshops with data pioneers will ensure that thought leadership is not just a concept to grasp but an immersive journey.

2. Learn through real-world experiences

At the CDO Forum, we recognise the transformative power of experiential learning. Delegates will be able to engage in a dynamic learning environment that moves beyond theoretical discussions. Dive into case studies, success stories and practical demonstrations that bridge the gap between theory and application. Our esteemed speakers, drawing from their rich experiences, share valuable lessons learned, pitfalls to avoid and strategies that have proven successful in navigating the complex landscape of data leadership.

3. Forge connections through peer networking

In the world of data leadership, the strength of your network is as vital as your knowledge. The CDO Forum provides an ideal platform for meaningful peer networking. Engage in conversations with fellow delegates who share similar challenges and triumphs. Exchange ideas, discuss best practices and build relationships that extend far beyond the confines of the event. In addition to fellow CDOs, you'll have the chance to connect with carefully selected CDO suppliers, fostering relationships that can redefine your approach to data management.

4. Sharpen your skills through tailored experiences

Recognising the diverse skills and objectives that each delegate brings, the CDO Forum offers a tailored experience catering to individual needs. Participate in industry workshops designed to sharpen specific skills relevant to your role as a Chief Data Officer. Whether you aim to deepen your technical expertise or enhance your leadership capabilities, our tailored experiences ensure that you will leave the forum with tangible skills ready to be applied immediately in your professional journey.

5. Immerse yourself in luxury at Fairmont Windsor Park

The CDO Forum doesn't just offer unparalleled content; it does so in an environment of luxury and sophistication. Nestled in the outskirts of London, our prestigious venue Fairmont Windsor Park boasts state-of-the-art facilities and a setting that complements the exclusivity of the event. Indulge in an atmosphere that fosters concentration, collaboration and relaxation – essential elements for a truly immersive experience. To find out more about the venue please click here.

6. Extend the impact beyond the event

The benefits of the CDO Forum extend far beyond the event dates. The connections made, insights gained, and skills acquired will set you on the path to an elevated data leadership journey. As a delegate, you are not only acquiring knowledge; you are joining a community dedicated to propelling the field of data management forward.

Conclusion: a transformative experience awaits you

In essence, the CDO Forum is not just an event; it is an experience that will transform your role as a Chief Data Officer. Seize the opportunity to delve into thought leadership, learn through practical experiences, expand your network and tailor your learning to your unique professional goals. The benefits extend far beyond the event – they lay the foundation for a continued journey of excellence in data leadership.

Join us at the Richmond CDO Forum next year and unlock doors to unparalleled insights, connections, and skills that will propel your role as a Chief Data Officer to new heights. Your transformative journey begins here.
We’re thrilled to announce that we now have 12 confirmed speakers lined up to educate and inform you about the latest developments in the world of data.

Confirmed speakers

Michael Clark – Opening Keynote – Powering New Realities: Data and the Future
Edosa Odaro – Day Two Keynote – Data: The Powers, the Potentials and the Perils
Liz Henderson – Industry Workshop – Crafting a Data Strategy Aligned to the Business: Smart Steps for Success
Catriona Baldwin - Industry Workshop – Data Ethics – a CDO Imperative
Peter Williams - Industry Workshop – A Leadership Mindset: Cultivating Resilient Data Teams
Robin Huggins - Industry Workshop – How to Build a Data Dream Team
Vicky Owens - Industry Workshop – Managing Data Privacy in a Post-Cloud World
Matt Stockbridge - Industry Workshop – The Art of Data Storytelling
Matt Ballentine & Chris Weston – Presenters of the WB-40 podcast – The Power of Podcasting: An Innovative Tool for Data Leaders
Syliva Cohen – Professional Development – Mastering Your Body Language and Power of Voice: 4 Steps to Transform How You Communicate

Secure your place now at our inaugural Richmond CDO Forum on 16-17 September 2024. Click for more information on how to book here if you are a delegate or here if you are a supplier.