Data Strategy & Insights 2019

November 5 – 6  |  Fairmont Austin

Meet With Our Analysts On-Site

Forrester forums offer unparalleled opportunities for face-to-face meetings with our best-in-class analysts & experts. Forum attendees can choose to meet with our analysts & experts one-on-one or in small groups, in order to explore individual issues and solutions.

Booking for onsite analyst & expert meetings opens on October 29. Registered attendees will be notified by email on how to book. All analyst & expert meetings are subject to change based on availability. For additional information about onsite analyst meetings, contact Hannah Mower.

Analysts & Experts

Aaron Zarwan, Senior Advisor – Forrester Leadership Boards
Coverage: Customer Metrics, Data Storytelling, and How Leaders Navigate Data Strategy

Andy Bynum, VP, CIO Executive Partner
Coverage: CIO, Chief Digital Officers, Chief Technology Officers, and other technology executives and their teams to advance their major initiatives, with a special focus on creating customer-obsessed strategies that drive business growth

Boris Evelson, VP, Principal Analyst
Coverage: Analytics Applications, Big Data, Business Intelligence, Data Visualization, Data Warehousing, Hadoop, Information Architecture, NoSQL, Query & Reporting Tools, Systems Of Insight, and Text Analytics

Brian Gannon, Principal Advisor – Forrester Leadership Boards
Coverage: Advanced Analytics, Maximizing Vendors and Partner relationships, Marketing Measure and Attribution

Brett Chase, Senior Advisor – Forrester Leadership Boards
Coverage: Data Management, Data Governance, Data Operations, and Enabling Culture Change to Support an Insights-driven Business.

Cinny Little, Principal Analyst
Coverage: Decision Making Using Data, Data Literacy, Data Culture, Data Storytelling, Competency And Skills Management, Customer Insights, Market Research, Market And Competitive Intelligence, Consumer Intelligence, Center Of Excellence, Life Sciences

Fatemeh Khatibloo, VP, Principal Analyst
Coverage: Customer Communications, Customer Engagement, Customer Intelligence, Data & Information Protection, Database Marketing, and Internet of Things (IoT)

Gene Leganza, VP, Research Director
Coverage: Accenture, Application Architecture, Big Data, Business Architecture, Business Process Management (BPM), Business Transformation & Organizational, Change Management, Capability Road Map, Centers of Expertise, Data Integration, Data Management, Data Modeling, Data Quality & Data Governance, Data Virtualization, Deloitte, Enterprise Architecture Domains & Practices, Government, IT Governance, Information Architecture, Metadata Management, Operating Models, Oracle, Organization, Organizational Structure, SAP, Shared Services, Solution Architecture, Steering Committees, Strategic Portfolio Management, Strategy & Strategic Planning, Strategy Planning & Governance, and Technical Architecture

Jennifer Belissent, Principal Analyst
Coverage: Chief Data and Analytics Officer roles and organizations, data literacy, data economy, data commercialization and sourcing, data marketplaces, smart cities, and food tech.


Jenna Wohead, Global Council Member – Forrester Leadership Boards
Coverage: Voice of the Customer, Enabling an Insights-driven Business, and Leading Change

Josh Blackborow, Market Impact Consultant
Coverage: B2B, Content Marketing, and Thought Leadership

Julia Fadzeyeva, Consultant
Coverage: Business Case Development, ROI of Technologies, Technology Investment Benefits, Costs & Risks.

Karen Rubenstrunk, VP, Executive Partner
Coverage: Working with CIOs, Chief Digital Officers, Chief Technology Officers, and Technology Executive to advance their major initiatives, with a special focus on creating customer-obsessed strategies that Drive Business Growth

Ken Weitzel, VP, CIO Executive Partner
Coverage: Business Innovation, IT Strategy, Organization & Role Development, and Service Model Deployment

Kjell Carlsson, Ph.D., Senior Analyst
Coverage: Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Intelligence, Automated Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Data Science, Deep Learning, Healthcare, Machine Learning, ModelOps, Speech Analytics

Michele Goetz, Principal Analyst
Coverage: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Integration, Data Management, Data Quality & Data Governance, and Data Virtualization

Sri Sridharan, VP, Research Director
Coverage: Data & Analytics Team Coverage & Research, Advanced Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Data Science, Business Intelligence, Text Analytics, Customer Analytics and Predictive Analytics