Data Management

Organisational Challenges with Big Data (Serious Gaming)

Senior management, management, users and suppliers of data.

Aimed at:

Delivery method:

Interactive classroom training combining theory with practical exercises


Required preparation:



3 hours



Skill level:

Prefered group size:

12-40 participants

Course description

This course teaches participants the potential of data and organisational challenes that board members face. A playful setup is created in which groups compete with each other. Group members take a role in a fictitious MT, and have to make a number of decisions that have an impact on large data driven projects. Issues are related to: portfolio planning, investing in personnel, data quality & data cleansing, privacy/security, and several others. Progress of the teams is repeatedly displayed in a dashboard. Learnings are continuously discussed as the game progresses.

Learning objective

Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to understand the potential of data and the organizational challenges board members face.