Business Critical Data Teams: Transforming the Insurance Industry with dbt and Databricks
About the session
Databricks and dbt Labs simplify real-time analytics engineering, combining dbt’s highly popular analytics engineering framework with the Databricks Lakehouse Platform in one place for you to build and run data pipelines. Together, Databricks and dbt Labs enable data teams to collaborate on the lakehouse and turn raw data into insights in the most efficient, cost-effective way.
Watch an intimate and enlightening conversation with Carlos Herrera Alloza, Head of Big Data Engineering at Zurich Insurance Group. During this session, Carlos will share his insights and experiences with Zurich’s journey to dbt Cloud on Databricks. This is a rare opportunity to hear from one of the leading voices in the insurance market and to have your questions answered in a relaxed and casual setting—don’t miss out!
Who is Zurich
Zurich Insurance Group Ltd is a Swiss insurance company, headquartered in Zürich, and the country’s largest insurer.
Carlos Herrera Alloza, Head of Big Data Engineering at Zurich Insurance Group
Sofia Sulikowski, Customer Product Marketing Manager at dbt Labs
Can Efeoglu, Staff Prodcut Manager at Databricks
What can you expect?
- How they migrated a project in Scala to dbt Cloud on Databricks
- How the team is building a scalable analytics and AI platform on dbt Cloud and Databricks Lakehouse Platform
- An overview of Zurich’s journey and switch to dbt Cloud and what problems it solved