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Seth Dobrin
Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Analytics, IBM

Dr. Dobrin is the Vice President and Chief Data Officer for IBM Analytics. In this role he is responsible for the transformation of the Analytics Business operations using data and analytics, influencing IBM Analytics offerings to meet the needs of CDOs and providing his perspective and experiences to clients.

72-hour rule: Can you identify and report a data breach within 3 days?

72-hour rule: Can you identify and report a data breach within 3 days?

May 22, 2018 | by Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Analytics, IBM
Rather than worry about your future performance, work to be the best today. The rest will follow. Seize the opportunity to respond to customers in the moment, rather than react too late. That way, everyone benefits.
GDPR compliance: Reasons to be cheerful

GDPR compliance: Reasons to be cheerful

In a series of blog posts, the ‘Coach’ offers recommendations on how to get businesses into shape so they can thrive in the new data era.

May 2, 2018 | by Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Analytics, IBM
When you hire a life coach, feelings can often be mixed. Someone is helping you on the way to improving yourself, but that path is one you have to walk, and it can be tough. Feelings can be much the same about the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which some organizations...
Countdown to GDPR: Yes, it applies to you—no, you don’t have to panic

Countdown to GDPR: Yes, it applies to you—no, you don’t have to panic

June 13, 2017 | by Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Analytics, IBM
Are you dealing with information that belongs to EU subjects? Does your company have a “Data Protection Officer”? If the answer the first question is yes and the answer to the second is no, then the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) probably applies to you, and you might not be prepared...