Data Ethics: From Headlines to Headway
Bridget Cogley, Teknion Data Solutions
The world of data is expanding rapidly, and change is coming. As data workers, we are realizing our roles and use of data are evolving, and we must evolve with it. This presentation addresses recent headlines on data and the impact these concerns can have on the modern business model. Learn skills to identify what’s happening within your own internal systems and be empowered to address them individually. Learn how to be more pro-active in your data strategy, how to identify potential risks and the effects that they can have if not addressed. This session also explores issues specific to data modelers and provides ethical tools to identify and address potential pitfalls.
A former interpreter, Bridget Cogley brings an interdisciplinary approach to working with data. She’s worked as a consultant for the last 4 years and is a recognized Tableau Zen Master (2016-2018). Prior to consulting, she managed an analysis department for 5 years, including overseeing the databases, creating data sources, and providing analysis. Bridget has experience managing, directing HR, strategizing sales approach, and grant-writing. She was a certified American Sign Language Interpreter for 9 years, specializing in medical and post-secondary settings.