Want to be featured as a guest on Making Data Simple? Reach out to us at [firstname.lastname@example.org] and tell us why you should be next. Abstract Hosted by Al Martin, VP, IBM Expert Services Delivery, Making Data Simple provides the latest thinking on big data, A.I., and the implications for the enterprise from a range of experts. This week on Making Data Simple, we have Jeff Richardson. Jeff has a history of database data, information management, and he is now the Chief Information Officer at Accelerated Enrollment Solutions. Jeff was also at Bentley Systems for 17 ½ years as Chief Data Officer. Show Notes 5:41 – What does it mean to be a technology nerd? 6:53 – What technologies as a CDO or CIO are you addressing on a regular bases? 13:04 – How are you going to tackle the culture and the politics? 17:25 – Is it Cloud or Hybrid to drive the new data lake? 24:03 – What is your plan to get to desired state? 27:04 – Does AI have a role in your new position? 31:44 – Fighting the Infodemic what made you write this article? Fighting the Infodemic Jeff’s podcast list Analytics on Fire Dissecting popular IT Nerds The Data Chief Data Crunch Connect with the Team Producer Kate Brown - LinkedIn. Producer Steve Templeton - LinkedIn. Host Al Martin - LinkedIn and Twitter.