Gain knowledge, get inspired, and experience a unique conference that brings data and analytics to life as only Disney can.
The Disney Data & Analytics Conference (DDAC) has a rich history of delivering exceptional content focused on data and analytics to business professionals of all backgrounds. From engaging breakout sessions to interactive networking opportunities, we’re confident you’ll see examples of how data-based, analytical decisions work in all areas of business.
While the specific methods and integration may change from industry to industry, the science and techniques remain the same.
This is your chance to learn from Disney executives and distinguished industry leaders who work specifically in data and analytics roles as they share their insight and knowledge at DDAC!
For nearly two decades, DDAC has engaged attendees across various industries to provide actionable lessons that enable attendees to improve decision making by integrating data and analytics into everyday business processes—with a touch that is uniquely Disney. The Disney Data & Analytics Conference brings together nearly 2,000 executives, managers, and analysts representing more than 250 organizations and universities, plus all segments of The Walt Disney Company. Attendees represent an array of analytic disciplines including Revenue Management, Pricing, Forecasting, Marketing Analytics, CRM, Finance, Research, Technology, Data Management, and Decision Science. This is your chance to network with other industry professionals and learn the latest and greatest in data and analytics!
Who Should Attend
- Business analysts seeking to learn how analytics are being applied across various business processes
- Data scientists seeking to learn about the latest techniques and methodologies
- Data analysts, architects, modelers, designers, and developers seeking to learn about the latest tools and technologies
- Executives seeking to learn how to further leverage analytics in decision making processes
- Individuals interested in expanding their analytics skills and learning how organizations are leveraging analytics across various industries
President, New Experiences Portfolio and Disney Signature Experiences - Disney Parks, Experiences and Products
Head of AI Education, ChainML
Rocket Scientist Turned Professor, Bestselling Author & Expert on Creativity & Critical Thinking
Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, The Walt Disney Company
Author, TV and Podcast Host, Professor in the Mathematics of Cities at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London (UCL)
"Miracle on the Hudson" Pilot; Contributor to CBS News and Best-selling Author
Vice President, Analytics and Basketball Development, Miami Heat; 2012 and 2013 NBA Champion, Miami Heat
Chief Business, Technology & Economics Correspondent, ABC News
Former Co-Host, Mythbusters
Apple Co-founder, Chief Scientist of Primary Data
Tracks are designed to help you navigate which breakout sessions would be the most insightful for you.
Data & Technology:
Emphasizes emerging technologies and platforms in the data and analytics environment.
Marketing & Consumer Insights:
Focuses on data driven insights into consumer behavior and marketing effectiveness.
Focuses on innovative data analysis methods and may involve technical details including mathematical concepts and formulas.
Beyond the Numbers:
Emphasizes the less mathematical aspects of data science including visualization, storytelling, and technical integration.
Leading the Way:
Focuses on strategy, foresight, leadership, and organizational development needs to support data and analytics.