In 2017, The Economist wrote the headline ‘The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data.’ We are living in a data-driven world and the reliance on data in all forms of commerce is continuing to expand.
This episode is all about data and its enduring impact on our lives and businesses. Cillian Kieran, Founder & CEO of Ethyca is on a mission to create trust in the internet and data-driven businesses.
He joins Patrick to talk about why data breaches are so common, how we as individuals can protect our data, and what the future will look like as nations try to protect their citizens with data protection regulation.
On the startup feature, Richie Barter takes us through his journey of founding AltViz as his first company and building it over 8 years to where they now use big data and automation to help companies solve their most complex problems.
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