Creating a Business Intelligence COE Event 2018
Establishing a Business Intelligence Center of Excellence (COE) is a proven approach to achieving a strategic, cohesive, enterprise-wide BI environment. This session will walk attendees through the process of establishing a COE, an internal group that provides services and oversight to the various development groups within an organization. Attendees will learn how establishing a COE will allow them to guide BI initiatives within their firm (regardless of size or maturity) to achieve common goals. Attendees will also experience the challenges and benefits inherent in this process, along with the bottom-line results that can be expected when a successful COE is in place.
Key Learning Points
- Understand how to evaluate your organization’s business intelligence maturity model
- Assess the value opportunities of implementing a center of excellence and the risks associated with maintaining the status quo
- Define the typical properties of a business intelligence center of excellence
Chris Hickman is an Associate Director with Protiviti possessing experience in reporting, analytics and data visualization with a range of tools such as SAP Business Intelligence, Tableau and Microsoft Power BI. He is also heavily engaged in Social Media and the opportunities that are presented with the synergy generated with the various Social Media utilities. Chris is also an accomplished speaker, presenting business intelligence content to worldwide audiences spanning topics on dashboard connectivity, design best practices, branding, mobilization and geospatial representation of data.