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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: For the past 17 years, the CDOIQ Symposium has been held in Cambridge, MA, USA, with the central mission of bridging the gap between research and practice by facilitating thought-provoking conversations and collaboration among data leaders globally.

We are thrilled to announce that the CDOIQ Symposium is returning to the Asia Pacific region in May 2024 after the successful inaugural event in May 2023. The symposium will be co-organized with Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang Business School, and will take place in the NTU campus. The 2nd Annual CDOIQ-APAC Symposium includes plenary keynote speeches and two track themes that will focus on various data topics from Government, Academia and Industry. Each track includes, but not limited to, case studies, policies and strategies, prioritizations and alignment, and innovative research results. The themes are as follows:

Theme 1: Data Strategy and Management
Theme 2: Analytics and AI Value Creation

Riding on our past success: The CDOIQ-APAC symposium was a resounding success in May 2023, attracting 527 participants (21% C-Suite level) from 297 organizations across 29 industry sectors and 29 countries. This builds upon the long track record of CDOIQ in USA, which gathered some 2,700 data leaders in July 2023 from around the world. The majority of the attendees were CDOs, presidents, VPs, C-level officers, and directors who make critical decisions regarding how their organizations should collect, manage, and use data. attended the Symposium from around the world, the majority of the attendees were CDOs, presidents, VPs, C-level officers, and directors who make critical decisions regarding how their organizations should collect, manage, and use data.

You are cordially invited to submit a proposal for a presentation or a panel discussion for CDOIQ-APAC Symposium 2024. Submission information includes: (1) Presentation Title; (2) Abstract Max 500 words; (3) Speaker particulars such as name, email address, job title, affiliation, bio (max 200 words), and photo. The planning committee will evaluate the proposals and will assign accepted submissions to the most appropriate track. Submission will be evaluated only after all required information has been submitted. Click here to submit via the online submission form. Please note the submission deadlines:

Initial Submission Deadline: October 30, 2023
Initial Acceptance Notification: December 15, 2023
Final Submission Deadline: February 15, 2024
PowerPoint Presentation Deadline: April 15, 2024

Authorization to Present and Publish: Speakers must obtain all appropriate authorization and clearance for final materials submitted to, presented at, and included in the Symposium and Proceedings. Once accepted for presentation and inclusion in the Symposium Proceedings, all documents, along with any audio or video recordings of presentations, shall become permanent records of the Symposium, and will be made available to the public internationally via the Symposium’s website and the Proceedings electronic distribution.

New Initiative – Book Project for Presenters of CDOIQ-APAC: We are proud to announce a new initiative – we have secured a book contract with World Scientific, a well-reputed book publisher, to convey the leading-edge ideas and insights presented at our CDOIQ-APAC symposium to data leaders globally. The inaugural book in this series will be launched in the CDOIQ-APAC 2024 Symposium. We envision that the book will serve as a key reference and an important and influential resource for professionals who are creating strategies and approaches for data management and analysis for their firms. Selected speakers from our CDOIQ-APAC 2024 Symposium will be invited to contribute to the next book in the series.