Beard, Brian

Beard, Brian

President
Data Visualization Intelligence

Brian Beard's industry influence as a technology trendsetter spans over 20 years. His top leadership positions include serving as a Chief Information Officer for Shared Technology Services at GE Power Systems, Brian has also held the position as head of technology innovation at Toyota and Chief Strategic Technology Officer at Amadeus. Brian entered the industry as an application developer and went on to lead breakthrough projects in transaction processing, supply chain management, large project implementations, outsourcing, document management, data warehousing and business intelligence such as e-commerce, mobile and emerging technologies. Brian has recently focused on addressing the challenges that revolve around travel data. Brian is currently President of Data Visualization Intelligence Inc., a company dedicated to making the travel industry smarter through data science and visualization. As a speaker, Brian has spoken at past GBTA events, industry technology webinars, product launches for major technology companies, regional BTA's, BTN events, airline association events and more. In 2017, Brian led the DVI team to winning the People's Choice Business Travel Innovator Award at the yearly Business Travel News Innovate conference. His passion is all things technology, but his current focus is all about data science.



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