Katie Meyers

Katie Meyers

Job Title: Chief Data Officer

Company: Farmers Insurance

Katie serves as Chief Data Officer for Farmers Insurance, responsible for Analytic, Financial, Customer, and Operational Staging Data. She drives enterprise data strategy, innovation, and burgeoning capability discovery while being accountable for all data delivery and operations at enterprise and local levels. Over 10 years, she has shepherded the organization through creation and orchestrated management of traditional, structured data assets to activation of emergent customer master/intelligence and big data capabilities. Prior to Farmers, Katie’s background includes data-focused management consulting and engineering.

Speaking at the following:

9.45am - 10.15am
Keynote Presentation: Putting the ‘C’ into ‘CDO’ – Realizing Organizational Change Through Strategic Leadership

Identifying the techniques to successfully drive change in Insurance organizations Creating the case for change – overcoming resistance and embedding the transition. Winning the culture war – instilling a data-driven culture

10.15am - 10.45am
Panel Discussion: Taking a Risk – Does the Insurance Industry Really Need CDOs?

Given the relative maturity of data and analytics usage in the Insurance industry, is the appointment of a CDO or CAO necessary? What additional benefits does creating a CDO role offer over a more traditional approach? How can CDOs in insurance avoid the perception of being a short-term appointment and cement their place in the… Read more.