Information Builders Launches Global Expert Sessions Featuring Industry’s Top Analysts

Webinar Series to Deliver Actionable Insights Into Hottest Trends in Data and Analytics
New York, NY

Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence (BI), analytics, and data management solutions, announces its Expert Sessions, which launched on Tuesday, June 12. Created to foster collaboration and learning, the free webinar series will host the industry’s leading experts and provide insights into how organizations can strategically leverage the latest data and analytics trends.

Each hour-long session will examine emerging technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), and modern data management, and provide a practical approach to building strategies and/or adopting solutions. Individuals can register for any or all of the upcoming sessions:  

  • Tuesday, June 12: Artificial Intelligence
    Tom Redman of Data Quality Solutions, also known as The Data Doc, launches the series with a deep dive into artificial intelligence. He shares why poor data quality is the number-one enemy to profitable machine learning and provide insights into what’s needed for a well-executed data quality program
  • Tuesday, June 26: Internet of Things
    Rebecca Wettemann, vice president of research at Nucleus Research Inc., helps listeners cut through the hype of IoT. She’ll discuss the potential value of IoT, how to prioritize investments, and best practices for choosing IoT partners
  • Tuesday, July 10: Predictive and Prescriptive Analytics
    Stephen Smith, data science research director at the Eckerson Group, covers predictive and prescriptive analytics in this session. He’ll explore how data unlocks the power of predictive models and review cases of when to use predictive and prescriptive analytics to benefit a business
  • Wednesday, July 25: Embedded Analytics
    Wayne Eckerson, founder and principle consultant at the Eckerson Group, discusses how embedded analytics have evolved considerably over the past 30 years. Now, embedded analytics are valuable for organizations in every industry and Wayne will go into the best applications and use cases
  • Tuesday, August 7: Data Monetization
    Henrik Gabs Liliendahl, chief executive officer of Product Data Lake, shares his expertise on how organizations can adapt data management practices and technology solutions to monetize available data. He’ll share how leaders in this category are innovating data monetization to create new services and business models
  • Tuesday, August 21: Modern Data Integration
    William McKnight, president at McKnight Consulting Group and renowned author and educator, concludes the series with a discussion on modern data integration. Today, most organizations have more data platforms than ever before and need to make them all work together. William will share his thoughts on the leading data and data integration environments to guide future data leadership

Attendees are encouraged to ask the experts questions and delve into practical implications, drawing on the hosts’ experiences. Information Builders’ experts will also be available following each webinar to review any questions not covered during the session.

Frank J. Vella, chief operating officer, Information Builders said:
“Data and analytics practices are evolving faster than ever before and at Information Builders, we want to help our customers stay ahead of the curve. That’s why we’re excited to offer the Expert Sessions as a resource to learn about new and emerging technology and advancing best practices. We hope these webinars offer an informative platform for attendees around the world to interact with some of the industry’s most knowledgeable and engaging experts.”

Visit our website to learn more about our Expert Sessions and register for this webinar series today.

About Information Builders

Information Builders provides solutions for business intelligence (BI), analytics, data integration, and data quality that help drive performance improvements, innovation, and value. Through one set of powerful products, we enable organizations to serve everyone – analysts, non-technical users, even partners, customers, and citizens – with better data and analytics. Our dedication to customer success is unmatched with thousands of organizations relying on us as their trusted partner. Founded in 1975, Information Builders is headquartered in New York, NY, with global offices, and remains one of the largest independent, privately held companies in the industry. Visit us at, follow us on Twitter at @infobldrs, like us on Facebook, and visit our LinkedIn page.