Agenda At-a-Glance
Monday, April 3

Full Schedule Sun, Apr 2 Mon, Apr 3 Tue, Apr 4 Wed, Apr 5 Thu, Apr 6 Fri, Apr 7
Monday, 4/3/2017
Morning Tutorials 08:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
AM1: Delivering Your Enterprise Information Management Framework Michael Jennings, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
AM2: Operationalizing Data Governance Including Stewardship and Tools Sunil Soares, Information Asset
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
AM3: Sustaining Your Data Governance Program Sue Geuens, Barclays PLC
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
AM4: Data Acquisition to Information Delivery: Ensuring Quality Along the Whole Data Lifecycle Michael Scofield, Scofield Data Consulting
Introductory
Data & Information Quality
AM5: Practical Steps to Implement a Metadata Strategy Donna Burbank, Global Data Strategy, Ltd
Introductory
Metadata
AM6: Architecting a Big Data Platform John Akred, Silicon Valley Data Science
Mark Mims, Silicon Valley Data Science
Stephen O'Sullivan, Silicon Valley Data Science
Intermediate
Data Architecture
AM7: Advanced Data Modeling Challenges Workshop - All New! Steve Hoberman, Steve Hoberman & Associates
Advanced
Modeling
NoSQL
AM8: Superpower your Data Warehouse and Analytics Team with Agile Analytic Operations - A How To Guide Gil Benghiat, DataKitchen
Chris Bergh, DataKitchen
Intermediate
Agile Data
Business Intelligence and Analytics
AM9: Fast Data: Real-Time Big Data with Apache Spark and Beyond Vladimir Bacvanski, SciSpike
Intermediate
Big Data
Business Intelligence and Analytics
NoSQL
AM10: Introduction to Graph Data Management David Loshin, Knowledge Integrity
Introductory
New Ideas and Technologies
NoSQL
In Perspectives 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Finding Quality in the Data Lake Harald Smith, Trillium Software
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
How to Govern and Manage Business Analysts Using Excel for BI Josh Howard, Alteryx
Product/Service Offering
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Lunch 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Afternoon Tutorials 01:30 PM - 04:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
PM1: Your Data Strategy: It Should Be Concise, Actionable, and Understandable by Business and IT! Peter Aiken, Data Blueprint
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
PM2: Communication Management Techniques to Transform Your Organization's Data Governance Culture Valeh Nazemoff, Acolyst
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
PM3: Building the Business Glossary: Taking Down the Tower of Babel Barbara A. Nichols, Metaview360, LLC
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
Metadata
Semantics for Enterprise Data
PM4: Executing Privacy Impact Assessments: A Tool for Information Risk, Privacy and Quality Daragh O'Brien, Castlebridge
Katherine O'Keefe, Castlebridge
Advanced
Data & Information Quality
Data Security, Privacy and Protection
Governance & Stewardship
PM5: Proactive Change Management: A Must for Any Data Program Kelle O'Neal, First San Francisco Partners
Intermediate
Data Strategy
PM6: Mastering Master Data Using a Service Operating Model Frank Cerwin, Data Mastery Inc.
Intermediate
Master Data Management
PM7: Data Modeling for Document and Graph NoSQL Databases Mike Bowers, LDS Church
Intermediate
Modeling
NoSQL
PM8: Pattern Spotting: Seeing the Real Meaning in Data Visualizations Dave Wells, Eckerson Group
Business/Strategic
Business Intelligence and Analytics
PM9: From Big Data to STAR Data Tony Shan, Wipro
Intermediate
Big Data
PM10: Managing Data Science in the Enterprise John Akred, Silicon Valley Data Science
Heather Nelson, Silicon Valley Data Science
Intermediate
Data Science
Lightning Talks (5 minutes each) 05:15 PM - 06:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Profiling: The Unsung Hero in Your Data Quality Strategy Vernon Gomes, Protiviti
Introductory
Data & Information Quality
Who Let the Bots Out? Daragh O'Brien, Castlebridge
Intermediate
DAMA
Data Curation - Definition and Purpose Kathy Rondon, The Reports & Requirements Co.
Introductory
New Ideas and Technologies
Data is Not Facts: The Impossibility of Being Unbiased Andrew Patricio, Data Effectiveness Inc.
Introductory
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Everything You Need to Know About Blockchain in Under 5 Minutes Steve Hoberman, Steve Hoberman & Associates
Introductory
New Ideas and Technologies
Putting a Dollar Value on a Database Bob Schmidt, Data Modeling for Information Professionals
Business/Strategic
New Ideas and Technologies
Special Interest Groups 06:15 PM - 07:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
erwin Special Interest Group (SIG) Danny Sandwell, erwin, Inc.
Product/Service Offering
Modeling
Data Modeling and ER/Studio Special Interest Group (SIG) Ron Huizenga, IDERA
Product/Service Offering
Modeling
NoSQL
DAMA International / DATAVERSITY - 21st Birthday Celebration - sponsored by erwin, Inc. 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
DAMA International / DATAVERSITY - 21st Birthday Celebration - sponsored by erwin, Inc.
Homemade Jam 09:00 PM - 12:00 AM