On-Demand Webinar

Leadership and Data for Impact

About the webinar

The CEO of The Kids' Cancer Project, Owen Finegan, has used his learned experiences in data and leadership during his career in professional sport to enhance the charities’ mission.

Through a partnership with SAS and their Data for Good program, The Kids' Cancer Project has been able to increase their investment into childhood cancer research and accelerate their vision of 100% survival of children with cancer.

Join him as he shares his journey of learning and use of data and analytics for good.

Why attend?

  • Hear about the journey and learnings for this not-for-profit organisation
  • Discover how analysing data improves outcomes

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About the Experts

Owen Finegan 
The Kids’ Cancer Project

Owen Finegan is the CEO of The Kids’ Cancer Project. His passion for the Kids’ Cancer Project has been driven through his own personal experiences with childhood cancer. Apart from being a well-known international rugby player, Owen has a range of tertiary qualifications, including a Masters in Education, a Bachelor of Business and a Graduate Diploma in Project Management. Prior to joining The Kids’ Cancer Project Owen was the CEO of Snowy Hydro Southcare Rescue Helicopter.

Peir Shen Lai (Host)
Principal Industry Consultant

Peir is a seasoned industry leader, program director and financial services industry specialist with 22 years' delivery and management experience across financial services, technology, healthcare, telecommunications, manufacturing and mining. Currently serving as Principal Business Advisory Consultant at SAS, Peir helps drive SAS's revenue growth through executive level stakeholder management, leveraging extensive industry expertise in banking and insurance. Peir actively works with sales teams and partners in support of sales opportunities and provides strategic input to the industry sales go-to-market plans. He has also provided thought leadership around the Banking Royal Commission implications, Operational & Technology Risk Management, Opening Banking & Customer Experience. Prior to joining SAS, Peir served as the NAB’s Technology Program Director for a $150m+, critical Technology Risk Remediation and Capacity Management portfolio consisting of more than 120 projects.