10/16/23 BIG NEWS AT THE DATA LODGE! See press release and register for a replay of our Q&A Session with Val!

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Special Webinar with The Data Lodge: Announcement Q&A with Val

Register for the replay of our event: Special Webinar with The Data Lodge: Announcement Q&A with Val!

This hour with Val was an open forum where she addressed your questions, comments and ideas about our recent announcement (official press release link here).

Thank you for being an active part of the data literacy movement!


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Data Literacy vs. Data Fluency: What's in a Name?

Val Authors First Article in Series of Three for Data Literacy Collaborative


Data Literacy vs. Data Fluency: What's in a Name?

You may remember Val digging into this topic last year during The Data Lodge webinar: "Data Literacy: What's In a Name?"

In this article, she continues taking a look into how words and language can help build a data culture - or hinder it - and how she, intentionally, landed on "data literacy." 

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CDO Magazine Announces Its 2021 List of Global Data Power Women

"CDO Magazine has once again searched the globe, reached out to key influencers and industry organizations and is excited to announce our 2021 list.  These women are shaping the landscape of business and pioneering the field of data and analytics.  They are leveraging their talents to get real world results, to answer tough business questions and to provide true value to the enterprise, their customers and key stakeholders. CDO Magazine is committed to being a champion to women in the field of data and analytics. We are proud to highlight the accomplishments of women and want to be a catalyst to advance opportunities for women in the field. We are pleased to announce our second Global Data Power Women List."


(CDO Magazine, 2021)

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Val Joins The Data Foundation Board of Directors: Supporting U.S. Agency CDOs

media press release Mar 18, 2020

We are excited to announce on March 17, 2020, Valerie Logan is one of the five new members of The Data Foundation's Board of Directors.


Washington, D.C. – The Data Foundation, a non-profit think tank focused on encouraging the use of data to benefit society, welcomes five new members to the Board of Directors. 

These current and former leaders from the private sector, academia, government, and nonprofits will support the Data Foundation to expand and diversify our research, programming, and education initiatives. 

“The Data Foundation is...

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Why Chief Data Officers need more power

Why Chief Data Officers need more power

If companies are serious about their data-driven futures, they should give Chief Data Officers the authority and resources they need to empower all employees.

“It’s not difficult to see how, by 2021, the office of the CDO will be a mission-critical function comparable to IT, business operations, HR and finance in 75% of large enterprises.” —Valerie Logan

(CIO, January 23, 2019)

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