The Circuit for Communications, Media & Technology

Welcome to Tableau’s Communications, Media & Technology Circuit!

The Circuit is a series of curated content specifically for our Communications, Media & Technology Community. The Circuit is your one-stop shop to help you throughout your analytics journey. You’ll hear industry-specific use cases from peers, learn how to adapt a data culture in your organization, and boost your Tableau skills, no matter your current level.

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May 11th, 2021 1:00pm - 1:45pm EDT
Welcome to The Circuit for Communications, Media & Technology

Welcome to the Circuit from the Tableau leadership team! We are so thrilled to announce our monthly industry series with curated content, specifically for our Communications, Media & Technology community. Featuring our customer speaker from Verizon highlighting a compelling Call Center use case.

May 11, 2021 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Augmented Analytics with Tableau

Augmented analytics gives Tableau users new ways to see and understand data. Without the requirement of having to learn advanced analytic techniques, Tableau has embedded AI/ML capabilities in a very easy to use way so you can more quickly make better data-driven decisions, using features such as: Explain Data and Ask Data. 

May 12, 2021 2:00pm - 2:45pm EDT
Tableau's Blueprint Self-Assessment 

Join us for a deep dive on Tableau's brand new tool, the Blueprint Self-Assessment. Led by Our Customer Success Leader, we'll share key use cases & how to leverage for impact at your own organization.

May 13, 2021 2:00pm - 2:45pm EDT
CMT Community Spotlight: Data in a Dangerous World featuring Western Digital 

Join us for a compelling session led by our customer speaker, Western Digital, as they walk us through their most impactful Tableau supply chain use cases which have allowed them to navigate, pivot, and now grow their business in perpetually changing times.

May 14, 2021 2:00pm - 2:45pm EDT
Embedded Solutions for Communications, Media & Tech

Curator from Interworks lets you create beautiful websites and seamlessly integrate your analytics into one platform for a better data experience. Backed by the expertise of the InterWorks Experience Team, it allows you to bring in dashboards from Tableau, customize data discovery with extensive control over design and functionality, and showcase your best work in a branded web portal

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june 8, 2021 12:00pm - 12:45pm EDT
Data Management

Tableau’s Data Management enables the consistent delivery of data across your organization, no matter its size or complexity. From data preparation to cataloging, search and governance, Tableau Data Management helps your organization ensure trusted and analysis-ready data is being used to drive decisions. This session is perfect if you're looking to:

  • Save time preparing your data
  • Increase visibility and control to drive your data environment 
  • Be confident the right data is being used for analysis 
  • Ensure a seamless end-to-end analytics experience 
  • Automate data management at scale 
June 11, 2021 2:00pm - 2:45pm EDT
Protecting your Org & Customer PII with Tableau

In today's age of self-service analytics, the challenge is ensuring that data privacy is adhered to by all employees who have access to data and may be unaware of regulations.

Join us for this exclusive webinar to learn how to:

  • Leverage Data Catalog to easily identify objects containing PII
  • Track provocative actions & audit violations
  • Flag these notifications in Data Management
July 14, 2021 2:00pm - 2:45pm EDT
Data Literacy for CMT

This webinar details how building a data culture is accomplished by establishing data literacy at your organization. We explain and identify data literacy from a historical context and share how communications, media, and technology organizations benefit from data literacy in improving their data culture. In this presentation we cover:

  • What data literacy means and how it developed
  • Why it’s critical at this moment in time
  • What decisions organizations can make to increase data literacy skills/advocacy.
  • Learn more about data literacy and how it helps build a data-driven culture to improve the customer experience at your organization.
July 15, 2021 2:00pm - 2:45pm EDT
Executive Reporting featuring the Data Story Academy

In this session you will learn how to identify and craft Tableau visual data stories and narratives that work for executives.

· If you are a business leader, you will learn how the Tableau platform empowers you to make better decisions with data.

· If you are a data professional, you will learn how to communicate with your Executives as well as provide you with tools and techniques that you can immediately use to tell more effective data stories in Tableau.

July 16, 2021 2:00pm - 2:45pm EDT
The Modern Cloud Analytics Solution: Tableau + AWS featuring Slalom

Join Slalom to hear how our Modern Cloud Analytics (MCA) offering can redefine your workloads and accelerate your cloud journey. Through MCA with Tableau and AWS, Slalom helps customers migrate their Tableau Server workloads to the cloud. We combine the resources, technical expertise, and data knowledge to assist in your end-to-end analytics journey. Let us be your compass for the cloud.

In this session, you will learn where Tableau on AWS can take you with:

  • Security
  • Scalability
  • Cost
  • Disaster Recovery

Your Communications, Media & Technology Leadership Team

Curt Varney

AVP,US Communications, Media & Technology


Tim Nicknish

Senior Manager, Strategic Customer Success


 Kyoshi Jones

Director, Solutions Engineering


 Deanna Hildebrand

RVP, US Communications, Media & Technology


 Scott Carroll

RVP, US Communications, Media & Technology







Fran Forte

RVP, US Communications, Media & Technology


Shawn Lester

RVP, US Communications, Media & Technology


 Todd Cozart

RVP, US Communications, Media & Technology


 Phil Bonin

RVP, US Communications, Media & Technology