She calls herself a recovering dataholic, and she spends most of her time fighting for privacy rights in data and tech. Aurélie Pols is a respected voice in the privacy debate, and renowned for her strong stance on the issue. We talked to her about the state of privacy and the future of data.
Move over gold, myrrh and incense. The true treasure these days is data, so you should treat it as such. People are becoming increasingly aware of how much personal data they leave behind, and it’s a reason to be cautious.
José Fernandez is chief of Marketing and chief of Digital at one the oldest family-owned businesses in the world: car distributor d’Ieteren. José has a knack for creating great customer experiences using data. We talked to him about the rise of data, and what he considers his breakthrough moment.
“Suddenly, it became clear to me that customer data held a wealth of insights that could turn the marketing department from a cost into a profit center, simply through the application of data science.”