Data4Decisions Conference and Expo Announces 2016 Co-Chairs
Data4Decisions sets 2016 conference dates

Raleigh, N.C. (July 15, 2015) - Data4Decisions, a leader in data science, announced that Adrienne Cole and Lee Anne Nance will serve as conference co-chairs for the 2016 Data4Decisions Conference and Expo.

Adrienne Cole currently serves as the executive director at Wake County Economic Development, where she manages the county's business recruitment efforts. Cole also serves as senior vice president for economic development of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce. Lee Anne Nance currently serves as the executive vice president at the Research Triangle Regional Partnership (RTRP), where she manages implementation of the region's strategic growth plan as well as regional marketing and branding activities. Nance also serves as managing director of the Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster (RTCC).

Data4Decisions recently wrapped their inaugural event in Raleigh, N.C. with nearly 1,000 technical experts, data professionals and executives across multiple industries in attendance. The event proved to have strong support from industry and academia with an impressive lineup of keynotes and speakers. The conference and expo provided c-level decision makers with the tools and knowledge for using data effectively and 48 interactive educational sessions with targeted tracks in key facets of the industry, including financial services, life sciences, smart energy, economic development and healthcare.

The 2016 Data4Decisions conference will be held March 22-24, 2016 and will feature the biggest names in data science. There's no doubt about the vast potential of data in the business world and Data4Decisions is dedicated to providing essential tools and knowledge for making the most strategic, data-informed decisions possible. With breakout sessions, networking events and an elite exhibitor list, Data4Decisions will present crucial insights and solutions business executives need to effectively deploy data, make smarter decisions and achieve lasting results.

If your organization would like to partner with Data4Decisions as an exhibitor or sponsor for the 2016 Data4Decisions Conference and Expo in Raleigh, N.C., please contact Lee Anne Nance at or Adrienne Cole at

About Data4Decisions
Data4Decisions Conference and Expo is an annual event held in Raleigh, N.C. that goes beyond the technical aspects of Big Data. Designed to equip c-level decision makers with critical tools and knowledge to use data and analytics effectively, the event provides the tools, resources and expertise needed to optimize data usage to make the most strategic, data- informed decisions possible. Data4Decisions is produced in partnership with the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau (GRCVB) and the Raleigh Convention Center, intending to showcase the Research Triangle Region as the U.S. epicenter for data science. More information is available at