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Unleashing the Power of Data Democracy – Navigating the Era of Big Data

By Jan-Willem Middelburg

This is the opening keynote of Big Data Days 2023. This session delves into the realm of Data Democracy and its profound impact on our world immersed in Big Data. In this opening session, Jan-Willem Middelburg, the author of the Enterprise Big Data Framework, will explore how the democratization of data has revolutionized industries, empowered individuals, and reshaped decision-making processes.

Jan-Willem will unravel the complexities and opportunities that arise from the abundance of data in our digital age. We will delve into the concept of Data Democracy, where the power of data is decentralized and made accessible to a wider range of stakeholders, fuelling innovation, transparency, and collaboration.

Discover how Data Democracy empowers individuals and communities by providing access to data-driven tools and knowledge, fostering citizen engagement, and promoting data-driven decision-making at all levels. We will explore the role of open data initiatives, data literacy programs, and collaborative platforms in building a more inclusive and participatory society.

Don’t miss this opportunity to understand the transformative power of Data Democracy and Big Data. Whether you are a business leader, data professional, policymaker, or simply curious about the future of data-driven societies, this keynote presentation will inspire and equip you with actionable insights to navigate the evolving landscape of data-driven decision-making.

About the Speaker


Jan-Willem Middelburg is the president and chief examiner of the Enterprise Big Data Framework. Jan-Willem authored and co-authored numerous books, including Serious Gaming (2013), The Service Automation Framework (2017), and recently The Enterprise Big Data Framework (2018).

A pioneer and advocate for professionalization in Automation and Big Data, he is a frequent keynote speaker and moderator at universities and technology conferences around the world. Jan-Willem holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and a Master’s in Supply Chain Management from the Rotterdam School of Management and is currently pursuing a second Master’s degree in Computer and Information Technology at the University of Pennsylvania.

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