Thee of the four Vs come up from this gathering:-
Missing but almost certainly discussed is voracity. How trustworthy is this data.
Chief Data Officers are facing a number of challenges along the way. The need to rise to the challenges of Big Data, mobile platforms and the Internet of Things require new approaches as well as new tools. The need to establish and maintain reliable data governance when traditional tools and methodologies are failing was highlighted by speakers across government. The opportunities presented by powerful analytics tools and approaches, cloud-based storage and systems are best leveraged by innovative organisations.