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Agenda

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9th (All times in PT)

9:00 AM - 9:10 AM

Welcome to Beyond

Scott Holden, CMO, ThoughtSpot

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9:10 AM - 9:30 AM

Featured Keynote

Fear and Courage in a Changing World

Sudheesh Nair, CEO, ThoughtSpot

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9:30 AM - 09:50 AM

Fireside chat

Frank Slootman, CEO, Snowflake

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9:50 AM - 10:00 AM

Featured Keynote

ThoughtSpot's Mission & Vision

Ajeet Singh, Co-founder & Executive Chairman, ThoughtSpot

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10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Product Keynote

Analytics, Meet Cloud. Open for Everyone.

Cindi Howson, Chief Data Strategy Officer, ThoughtSpot
Summeet Arora, Senior VP Engineering & R&D, ThoughtSpot
Sean Zinsmeister, VP Product Marketing, ThoughtSpot
Manik Gupta, VP Analytics & Insights, Bayer Consumer Health, North America
Marcos Peralta, Senior VP Global Product Development, Mastercard

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10:50 AM - 11:00 AM

Featured Keynote

ThoughtSpot Roadmap

Anjali Kumari, Senior Director, Product Management, ThoughtSpot

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11:00 AM

Closing thoughts

Scott Holden, CMO, ThoughtSpot

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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10th (All times in PT)

7:00 AM - 7:50 AM

Public Sector Panel

Mike Marino, Chief of HR Analytics and IT Systems, FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation)
Dave Spirk, Chief Data Officer, DoD (Department of Defense)
JP Krieger, Technical Lead, Datastrong
Monica McEwen, VP Public Sector, ThoughtSpot

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8:00 AM - 8:05 AM

Welcome

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

KEYNOTE

Sleep is Your Super Power

Matthew Walker, Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology

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8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Track 1

From Zero to Search

James Belsey, Director of Solutions Engineering, ThoughtSpot
Anna Sum, Senior Solutions Engineer, ThoughtSpot

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Track 2

Deep Dive into ThoughtSpot One: A New All-In-One Experience

Bob Baxley, SVP Design & Experience, ThoughtSpot
Vishal Kasera, Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot

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Track 3

Evolving your Analytics Center of Excellence

Kathleen Maley, Data & Analytics Executive

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Track 4

Cultivating a Data Fluent Culture: The Essence and Essentials

Valerie Logan, CEO & Founder, The Data Lodge

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9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Track 1

External Data: Your New Leading Indicators

Matthew Glickman, VP Data Market, Snowflake
Emmett Kilduff, Founder and CEO, Eagle Alpha
Juan Tello, CDO, Deloitte
Cindi Howson, Chief Data Strategy Officer, ThoughtSpot

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Track 2

Unlock New Revenue Streams with
Embedded Search & AI

Ritesh Ramesh, Chief Technology Officer, Hayes
Lee-Ann Ruf, Director of Product Management, Hayes,
Rick DeMare, Senior Director, Global OEM, ThoughtSpot

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Track 3

Picking the Right Use Cases

David Koppe, Director, Business Value Consulting, ThoughtSpot
Blake Daniel, Customer Success Manager, ThoughtSpot
Andrea Frisk, Engagement Manager, ThoughtSpot

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Track 4

Become the Analyst of the Future

Yasmine Ndassa, Senior Director, National Sales Strategy & Insights, Comcast
Steve Wooledge, Vice President, Customer & Partner Initiatives, Alteryx
Nate Weaver, Director of Product Marketing, ThoughtSpot

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9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Track 1

Unleash the Power of Your Cloud Data

Gal Barnea, Product Engineering Manager, Amazon Redshift
Michael Setticasi, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, ThoughtSpot
Vika Mlonchina, Senior Product Marketing Manager, ThoughtSpot

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Track 2

SpotIQ: Amplify your Insights with AI

Akshay Mehra, Principal Product Manager, ThoughtSpot
Vikas Gautam, Senior Product Manager, ThoughtSpot

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Track 3

Administrating Analytics at Global Scale

Sheryl Zhang, Senior Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot
Kendrick Heath, Director Solutions Engineers and Architect, ThoughtSpot

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Track 4

Empowerment Through Inclusion: Reimagining Society & Technology

Ruha Benjamin, Associate Professor, African American Studies, Princeton University
Cindi Howson, Chief Data Strategy Officer, ThoughtSpot

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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Track 1

How T-Mobile is Building a Data-Driven Organization with
ThoughtSpot & Wipro

Ivo Bennema, Manager Business Intelligence Services, T-Mobile
Sanjeev Chaudhary, Platform Architect, Wipro

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Track 2

Breaking Down Data Silos: A Conversation with Snowflake and Western Union

Thomas Mazzaferro, Chief Data Officer, Western Union
Christian Kleinerman, Senior Vice President, Product, Snowflake
Angela Hooper, VP Customer Success, ThoughtSpot

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Track 3

Insights for All: How to Deliver Career-Making Business
Outcomes with Search & AI

Iaroslav Boutorin, Manager, Merch Analytics & Planning Support, Canadian Tire
Andrea Frisk, Engagement Manager, ThoughtSpot

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Track 4

CNA & Accenture: Driving Digital Transformation with Search & AI

Michael Costonis, Executive Vice President and COO,CNA
Jim Bramblet, Managing Director, Accenture

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10:30 AM - 10:55 AM

PRODUCT ROADMAP

What's New and What's Coming

Angela Hooper, VP Customer Success, ThoughtSpot
Alok Shivpuri, Senior Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot
Dave Eyler, Senior Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot

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10:55 AM - 11:00 AM

Session Closing

Scott Holden, CMO, ThoughtSpot
Dave Vellante, Entrepreneur, Writer, Co-host, theCUBE

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Meet the Experts


Round Table 1

Building a Vibrant Data Ecosystem

Host: Malery Lassen

James Belsey, Director of Solutions Engineering, ThoughtSpot
Anna Sum, Senior Solutions Engineer, ThoughtSpot
Michael Setticasi, Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, ThoughtSpot
Vika Mlonchina, Senior Product Marketing Manager, ThoughtSpot
Seann Gardiner, Senior Vice President, Business Development

Round Table 2

Creating Engaging Analytics Experiences for All

Host: Hannah Sinden

Bob Baxley, SVP Design & Experience, ThoughtSpot
Vishal Kasera, Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot
Rick DeMare, Senior Director, Global OEM, ThoughtSpot
Akshay Mehra, Principal Product Manager, ThoughtSpot

Round Table 3

Secrets to Scaling Analytics Adoption

Host: Beena Yamin

Kathleen Maley, Data & Analytics Executive
David Koppe, Director, Business Value Consulting, ThoughtSpot
Blake Daniel, Customer Success Manager, ThoughtSpot
Sheryl Zhang, Senior Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot
Kendrick Heath, Director Solutions Engineers and Architect, ThoughtSpot
Andrea Frisk, Engagement Manager, ThoughtSpot

Round Table 4

Cultivating a Data-Fluent Culture

Host: Paola Johnson

Cindi Howson, Chief Data Strategy Officer, ThoughtSpot
Valerie Logan, CEO & Founder, The Data Lodge
Nate Weaver, Director of Product Marketing, ThoughtSpot


ThoughtSpot

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Beyond 2020 Session Tracks

Track 1

Building a Vibrant Data Ecosystem

Learn all about harnessing the fast-moving world of data - from Embrace to ThoughtSpot Cloud to 3rd party data - and how to create a healthy data ecosystem.

Track 2

Creating Engaging Analytics Experiences for All

Dive into all things ThoughtSpot - including Embedded Search & AI, and SpotIQ - and how to leverage them to give your users a great experience.

Track 3

Secrets to Scaling Analytics Adoption

You bought ThoughtSpot. Now what? This track covers best practices for scaling adoption, including onboarding, training, scaling with governance and security, our methodology for kicking off new use cases, and more.

Track 4

Cultivating a Data-Fluent Culture

This thought leadership-oriented track explores themes of digital transformation, data literacy, and cultural evolution, including the importance of equipping employees on the frontlines with data insights, the evolving role of the Analyst of the Future, and the importance of diversity in data.

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Welcome to Beyond

Wednesday, Dec 9 | 9:00 AM to 9:10 AM PT

Join Scott as he welcomes you and talks about why he is personally excited for Beyond 2020.

Scott Holden

CMO, ThoughtSpot

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Fireside chat with Frank Slootman

Wednesday, Dec 9 | 9:30 AM to 9:50 AM PT

Hear from industry titan Frank Slootman in a candid conversation about his storied career, the most important leadership lessons he has learned along the way, and the future of data now that the pandemic has changed business forever.

Frank Slootman

CEO, Snowflake

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Analytics, Meet Cloud. Open for Everyone.

Wednesday, Dec 9 | 10:00 AM to 10:50 AM PT

We will introduce you to the latest product innovation the team has been working on this past year. You can look forward to seeing an entirely new ThoughtSpot experience, and we'll show you the best way to unlock value from data for everyone. We'll also meet two ThoughtSpot customers and learn how they are transforming their organizations with data and analytics.

Cindi Howson

Chief Data Strategy Officer, ThoughtSpot

Sumeet Arora

SVP Engineering & R&D, ThoughtSpot

Sean Zinsmeister

VP Product Marketing, ThoughtSpot

Manik Gupta

Vice President Analytics & Insights, Bayer Consumer Health, North America

Marcos Peralta

Senior Vice President Global Product Development, Mastercard

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Closing thoughts

Wednesday, Dec 9 | 11:00 AM PT

We will close out with highlights, key takeaways, and actions you can take to get started on your journey with cloud analytics.

Scott Holden

CMO, ThoughtSpot

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ThoughtSpot Roadmap

Wednesday, Dec 9 | 10:50 AM to 11:00 AM PT

There's a lot to look forward to in 2021. The product roadmap is full of new capabilities for you to leverage no matter what your role in the organization.

Anjali Kumari

Senior Director, Product Management, ThoughtSpot

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ThoughtSpot's Mission & Vision

Wednesday, Dec 9 | 9:50 AM to 10:00 AM PT

Be prepared for Ajeet Singh to unveil an exciting new vision for ThoughtSpot and our platform. The keynote is guaranteed to get the inspiration flowing and ideas bubbling up and leave you ready to go Beyond.

Ajeet Singh

Co-founder and Executive Chairman, ThoughtSpot

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Fear and Courage in a Changing World

Wednesday, Dec 9 | 9:10 AM to 9:30 AM PT

Join Sudheesh Nair as he shares his reflections and learnings on embracing fear in this changing world. This session will leave you committed and inspired to lead your organization’s digital revolution.

Sudheesh Nair

CEO, ThoughtSpot

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Public Sector Panel: Data Modernization in Government

Thursday, Dec 10 | 7:00 AM to 7:50 AM PT

The most effective IT modernization strategies are driven by a strong data management strategy. To adopt a "data-first" strategy, government needs a strong foundation. Join us to hear from Industry leaders as they share how agencies are implementing the Data Strategy and driving innovation.

Mike Marino

Chief of HR Analytics and IT Systems, FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation)

Dave Spirk

Chief Data Officer, DoD (Department of Defense)

JP Krieger

Technical Lead, Datastrong

Monica McEwens

Vice President Public Sector

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Sleep is Your Super Power

Thursday, Dec 10 | 8:05 AM to 8:30 AM PT

Guest keynote from Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology at UC Berkeley, Dr. Matthew Walker. As well as being the founder and director of the school's Center for Human Sleep Science, Dr. Walker is a celebrated sleep expert and the author of the New York Times bestseller, 'Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams'. Dr. Walker will explain how we can harness sleep to dramatic effects including: to improve learning, mood and energy levels; regulate hormones; prevent cancer, Alzheimer's, obesity, and diabetes; slow the effects of aging; increase longevity; enhance the education and lifespan of our children; and boost the efficiency, success, and productivity of our businesses.

Matthew Walker

Professor of Neuroscience at UC Berkeley

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Deep Dive into ThoughtSpot One: A New All-In-One Experience

Thursday, Dec 10 | 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM PT

This session explores the future of search, delving into the complete consumer analytics experience and the power of AI-driven recommendations. We'll show you how search is used to discover insights across your company and how to leverage machine-generated insights and social graph signals. Discover the path to data-fluency, and learn how to leverage the data most relevant to your business.

Bob Baxley

SVP Design & Experience, ThoughtSpot

Vishal Kasera

Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot

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Evolving your Analytics Center of Excellence

Thursday, Dec 10 | 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM PT

This session will tell you everything you need to know about building a modern Analytics Center of Excellence, and how to transform yours from taking requests to driving strategic value. We'll discuss best practices for analytics experts and business leaders alike, and uncover how, when organized correctly, a Center of Excellence drives economic impact and fosters a data-curious, data fluent culture.

Kathleen Maley

Data & Analytics Executive

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Cultivating a Data Fluent Culture: The Essence and Essentials

Thursday, Dec 10 | 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM PT

Cracking the data culture code requires more than an academy and assessments - it takes intentional commitments to shift the mindset, foster a shared language, and upskill. This session covers:

  • the market, myths, and momentum
  • the critical role of pioneers in improving data fluency
  • best practices you can apply in your organization to crack the code to build a data fluent culture

Valerie Logan

CEO & Founder, The Data Lodge

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External Data: Your New Leading Indicators

Thursday, Dec 10 | 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM PT

External data offers new opportunities for better leading indicators, and with the cloud, for customers and suppliers to share data across the full data and analytics value chain. Join this panel to hear from four experts on best practices and challenges in leveraging external data, and get their views on the art of the possible.

Matthew Glickman

VP, Data Marketplace & Customer Product Strategy, Snowflake

Emmett Kilduff

Founder and CEO, Eagle Alpha

Juan Tello

CDO, Deloitte

Cindi Howson

Chief Data Strategy Officer, ThoughtSpot

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Picking the Right Use Cases

Thursday, Dec 10 | 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM PT

You have the tools. You know your goals. But where do you start? In this session, we'll take a look at how to put ThoughtSpot to work for your business. We'll show you how to calculate the business value of a given use case, the resources we provide to help you, and instructive customer examples. This deep dive into our methodology will help you make the most of your data-driven journey.

David Koppe

Director, Business Value Consulting, ThoughtSpot

Blake Daniel

Customer Success Manager, ThoughtSpot

Andrea Frisk

Engagement Manager, ThoughtSpot

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Become the Analyst of the Future

Thursday, Dec 10 | 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM PT

Today's analysts are scaling their impact and becoming change agents for their organizations— driving innovation, uncovering hidden insights, and providing business value by fostering a data-driven culture. In this session, we will do a deep dive into the Analyst of the Future and hear the journey from a customer's perspective: How analysts are poised for career growth, their increasingly strategic roles, and the growing importance of self-service enablement.

Steve Wooledge

Vice President, Customer & Partner Initiatives, Alteryx

Yasmine Ndassa

Senior Director, National Sales Strategy & Insights, Comcast

Nate Weaver

Director of Product Marketing, ThoughtSpot

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Unleash the Power of Your Cloud Data

Thursday, Dec 10 | 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM PT

You've invested in moving your data to the cloud. Now what? In this session, we'll explore why enterprise analytics is finally ready for the cloud. We'll discuss recent cloud trends, including COVID as a cloud and digital transformation accelerator. With the power of cloud data, you can consume enterprise analytics the same way you consume cloud services, drive ROI, and lower total cost of ownership.

Gal Barnea

Product Engineering Manager, Amazon Redshift

Michael Setticasi

Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, ThoughtSpot

Vika Mlonchina

Senior Product Marketing Manager, ThoughtSpot

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SpotIQ: Amplify your Insights with AI

Thursday, Dec 10 | 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM PT

Learn how to get the most out of your data with AI. In this session, we'll explore how AI gets you to the 'why' of your data, capturing changes and trends the moment they happen. Transform your data culture by making it easier for analysts to enable business users to consume insights in real time, whether via desktop or mobile device. With ThoughtSpot's mobile-first analytics consumption model powered by AI, users are consuming insights in real time through mobile push notifications and email.

Akshay Mehra

Principal Product Manager, ThoughtSpot

Vikas Gautam

Senior Product Manager, ThoughtSpot

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Administrating Analytics at Global Scale

Thursday, Dec 10 | 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM PT

In this session, you will learn best practices to administer and manage large numbers of users across the globe. We will be discussing how to implement security, govern data compliance, and governance at scale, as well as deployment best practices for the extended ecosystem of cloud based analytics.

Sheryl Zhang

Senior Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot

Kendrick Heath

Director Solutions Engineers and Architects, ThoughtSpot

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Empowerment Through Inclusion: Reimagining Society & Technology

Thursday, Dec 10 | 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM PT

From everyday apps to complex algorithms, technology has the potential to hide, speed, and even deepen discrimination, while appearing neutral and even benevolent when compared to racist practices of a previous era. In this session, Ruha Benjamin presents the concept of the "New Jim Code" to explain a range of discriminatory designs that encode inequality. Ruha and Cindi will discuss how we use data responsibly to prevent bias at scale, the implications of lack of diversity in data and what actions you can take to promote equitable data.

Ruha Benjamin

Associate Professor, African American Studies, Princeton University

Cindi Howson

Chief Data Strategy Officer, ThoughtSpot

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How T-Mobile is Building a Data-Driven Organization with
ThoughtSpot & Wipro

Thursday, Dec 10 | 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM PT

In this session, learn how T-Mobile is leaving 'Excel Hell' behind by enabling all employees with self-service analytics to get instant answers on curated data. Hear how, with the help of Wipro, T-Mobile introduced ThoughtSpot into their vast, vibrant data & IT ecosystem to give non-technical people fast access to answers.

Ivo Bennema

Manager Business Intelligence Services, T-Mobile

Sanjeev Chaudhary

Platform Architect, Wipro

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Breaking Down Data Silos: A Conversation with
Snowflake and Western Union

Thursday, Dec 10 | 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM PT

Join industry-leading experts Christian Kleinerman, SVP Product at Snowflake and Thomas Mazzaferro, Chief Data Officer at Western Union for a thought provoking conversation on data transformation and how to avoid the pitfalls of traditional analytics. They will cover key challenges faced by organizations, why user engagement matters, and look towards the future of the industry.

Thomas Mazzaferro

Chief Data Officer, Western Union

Christian Kleinerman

Senior Vice President, Product, Snowflake

Angela Hooper

VP Customer Success, ThoughtSpot

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Insights for All: How to Deliver Career-Making Business Outcomes with Search & AI

Thursday, Dec 10 | 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM PT

Join speakers from Canadian Tire, one of Canada's largest and most successful retailers, to learn how 4,500 employees are maximizing the value of their data with self-service insights. See how consistent, fast, and accessible reporting helps Canadian Tire keep up with rapidly changing retail trends, better serve customers, and increase sales. Learn their best tips for scaling adoption, setting up the right data stack, and more.

Iaroslav Boutorin

Manager, Merch Analytics & Planning Support, Canadian Tire

Andrea Frisk

Engagement Manager, ThoughtSpot

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CNA & Accenture: Driving Digital Transformation with Search & AI

Thursday, Dec 10 | 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM PT

Join industry-leading experts James Bramblet, Managing Director - North America Insurance Practice Lead at Accenture, and Michael Costonis, Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer at CNA for an in-depth look at how the democratization of data is powering digital transformation in the Insurance industry. This session will provide an expert view on how business value is tied to the democratized insights and decision scaled through cloud and how CNA's journeyed through this transformation.

Michael Costonis

Executive Vice President and COO, CNA

Jim Bramblet

Managing Director, Accenture

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Thursday, Dec 10 | 10:30 AM to 10:55 AM PT

Join our product managers to learn about all the exciting new features in ThoughtSpot, and to see what's in store for 2021.

Angela Hooper

VP Customer Success, ThoughtSpot

Alok Shivpuri

Senior Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot

Dave Eyler

Senior Director of Product Management, ThoughtSpot

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