Big Data Leadership – Part 2

A Strategic Guide to Developing and Leading Digital Transformation

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Nearly all organizations are attempting or planning to tap the revolutionary potential of big data, yet most organizations struggle to unlock this potential. According to Forbes, 84% of digital transformation programs fail. This course gives you a strategic guide for developing and leading a digital transformation program; with practical tools for affecting critical cultural, procedural, and technical change across the organization.


By the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Define the major stages of a digital transformation program
  • Assess and guide organizational readiness to integrate data analytics
  • Develop strategic plans for the application of data analytics across the organization
  • Describe the process of developing a data acquisition strategy
  • Describe how to use Design Thinking to define and prioritize change initiatives


***IMPORTANT NOTE – Big Data Leadership – Part 1 must be completed prior to attending this course

Jonathan Carrigan

Jonathan Carrigan is a passionate thought leader with over 15 years experience working at the intersection of technology, strategy, and design. Most recently, Jonathan was a...
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  • Dates and Fees


    $825.00 + HST

    Receive 10% off when registering for 3 or 4 courses or 15% off when registering for 5 or more.

    All meals and parking included.

    Cancellation Policy

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  • Who Should Attend?

    This course is for anyone that wants to develop an understanding of the fundamental techniques used to develop and lead the transformative process of becoming a data-driven organization.

  • The Setting

    Classes are held at the:

    DeGroote School of Business
    Ron Joyce Centre
    4350 South Service Road
    Burlington, ON
    L7L 5R8

    The Ron Joyce Centre is easily accessible from the QEW and Go train service.

  • Learn More

    For more information, please contact Lynn Petruzzella at or by telephone at 905-525-9140 Ext. 20509.