Agenda At-a-Glance
Full Schedule

Full Schedule Sun, Apr 2 Mon, Apr 3 Tue, Apr 4 Wed, Apr 5 Thu, Apr 6 Fri, Apr 7
Sunday, 4/2/2017
CDMP Preparation 10:30 AM - 02:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
CDMP Exam Preparation Workshop Speakers will be from CDMP Team, DAMA International
Intermediate
DAMA
Sunday Workshops (Free to Conference Attendees) 02:30 PM - 05:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
W1: Developing a Data Strategy Martha Dember, Kimberly-Clark
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
W2: Data Team Building: Building a Highly Capable Architecture, Development and Operations Team Anthony J. Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
Business/Strategic
Organizational Structure and Roles
W3: How to Compare Approaches to Data Governance Robert S. Seiner, KIK Consulting/TDAN.com
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
W4: Defining a Balanced Scorecard for Information Quality C. Lwanga Yonke, Independent
Advanced
Data & Information Quality
W5: Building a Practical Data Architecture Malcolm D. Chisholm, First San Francisco Partners
Intermediate
Data Architecture
W6: Introduction to Business Dimensional Modeling: Delivering Business Value Laura Reeves, StarSoft Solutions, Inc.
Introductory
Modeling
W7: Practical Big Data with Apache Spark Vladimir Bacvanski, SciSpike
Intermediate
Big Data
NoSQL
W8: The Components of Data Lake Architecture April Reeve, Reeve Consulting LLC
Intermediate
Data Lakes
W9: Current State of NoSQL Databases Mike Bowers, LDS Church
Introductory
NoSQL
CDMP Exam 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
 
Monday, 4/3/2017
Morning Tutorials 08:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
AM1: Delivering Your Enterprise Information Management Framework Michael F. 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
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
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 Babble 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 Z. 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
Jeffrey S. Yau, Silicon Valley Data Science
Jin Lim, 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
Is Steward the Right Term? Susan Earley, Sears Holdings
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
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
DAMA Meeting - All Attendees are Invited! 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
Special Interest Groups 06:15 PM - 07:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
erwin 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
Band Jam 07:30 PM - 12:00 AM
 
Tuesday, 4/4/2017
Special Interest Groups 07:30 AM - 08:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Healthcare Analytics and Data Strategy Kevin Schofield, ADRM Software, Inc.
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
Data Governance Compliance for European Union GDPR Sunil Soares, Information Asset
Daragh O'Brien, Castlebridge
Advanced
Data Security, Privacy and Protection
Governance & Stewardship
Opening Keynote and Awards 08:30 AM - 09:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Raising the Information Management Maturity Curve William McKnight, McKnight Consulting Group
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
NoSQL
One Woman’s Circuitous Journey to the Role of Chief Data Officer Ursula Cottone, Citizens Bank
Business/Strategic
CDO and CAO Roles
Coffee Break 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Conference Sessions 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Key Elements of an Enterprise Data Strategy Robert J. Abate, Smart Data Architects, LLC
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
Emergence of the Data Governance Architecture Steven Zagoudis, MetaGovernance
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Data Quality: The 800 Pound Gorilla Deborah Torhanova, JM Family Enterprises
Ray Diaz, JM Family Enterprises
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
A Hybrid Data Warehouse Journey Dirk Garner, Garner Consulting
Intermediate
New Ideas and Technologies
Seven Pitfalls in Building a Predictive Analytics Capability: A Zurich Case Study Scott Lee, Knowledgent
Conor Jensen, Zurich NA
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Operational Database Panel Anthony J. Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
Leena Joshi, Redis Labs
Mike Bowers, LDS Church
Vladimir Bacvanski, SciSpike
NoSQL
Draining the Data Swamp Dave McComb, Semantic Arts Inc.
Dan Carey, Semantic Arts Inc.
Introductory
Data Lakes
Semantics for Enterprise Data
FIBO Conference: The Data Management Imperative 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
CDO Vision: Organizing for Success 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Are You Ready for a CHIEF Data Officer? Thomas Redman, Data Quality Solutions
Organizational Structure and Roles
Standing Up a CDO Shop in 12 Months CJ Nakamura, Cerner Corporation
Organizational Structure and Roles
Discussion: Establishing and Sustaining the Chief Data Office Thomas Redman, Data Quality Solutions
CJ Nakamura, Cerner Corporation
Micheline Casey, CDO LLC
Ursula Cottone, Citizens Bank
Organizational Structure and Roles
Conference Sessions 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Building and Sustaining a Cross Functional Data Governance Program in a Changing, Globalizing Organization Janet N. Lichtenberger, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
From the CDW Help Desk: Data Quality Issues Identified by Users Robin B. Rappaport, IRS - RAAS
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
Designing Your Data-Driven Organization Through Data Curation Stephanie McReynolds, Alation
Business/Strategic
CDO and CAO Roles
The Multi-Tenant Enterprise Data Hub Jason B. Perkins, BT
Intermediate
Big Data
Speed Saves/Speed Kills: Accelerating Analytical Capabilities Without Putting Your Organization into the Wall Grant Sutton, Datasource Consulting
Matthew Caton, Datasource Consulting
Business/Strategic
Agile Data
Even Non-Relational Databases Have Relationships Pascal Desmarets, Hackolade
Intermediate
Modeling
NoSQL
Data Science for the Data Management Professional Lori Hurley, Allstate
Introductory
Data Science
Lunch 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Lunch & Learn 12:15 PM - 01:00 PM
Conference Sessions 01:15 PM - 02:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Why Master Data Is Your Most Important Data Scott Taylor, Dun & Bradstreet
Intermediate
Master Data Management
Managing Business Data Architecture: When the Business Is Technology, and Technology Is Your Business George Yuhasz, M&T Bank
Business/Strategic
Management & Methods
Delivering a Data Governance Program the Agile Way Sarah Rasmussen, CUNA Mutual Group
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Governing Hadoop Lowell W. Fryman, Collibra
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
The Dangers and Dollars of Dirty Data Jill Camper, DST
Introductory
Data & Information Quality
Implementing Metadata Software: From the Trenches Elizabeth Carpenito, TD Bank Group
Introductory
Metadata
Accelerating Self Service BI via a Logical Data Warehouse Mark Blanchette, Seacoast Bank
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Data Strategy
Big Data Warehouse and Agile Analytic Operations: Pharma Case Study with Amazon Redshift and S3 Gil Benghiat, DataKitchen
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Graph Data Modeling for NoSQL and SQL Thomas Frisendal, TF Informatik
Intermediate
Modeling
NoSQL
FIBO: FIBO in Detail 01:15 PM - 02:45 PM
CDO Vision: Innovation and Change 01:15 PM - 03:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Security and Privacy: Preventing a Data Disaster in Your Data Driven Organization Rise Jacobs, Astoria Bank
Global Data Privacy Trends and Their Impact on Information Strategy Daragh O'Brien, Castlebridge
Data Security, Privacy and Protection
Balancing the “Need to Know” with the “Need to Share” Kevin Lynch, Raytheon Missile Systems
Randy Ramsey, Raytheon
Data Security, Privacy and Protection
Room Change 02:00 PM - 02:15 PM
In Perspectives 02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The #1 Reason You’re Not a Data-Driven Company Stan Christiaens, Collibra
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Building the Data-Driven Enterprise Martin Owen, erwin, Inc.
Product/Service Offering
Data Architecture
Coffee Break 02:45 PM - 03:00 PM
In Perspectives 03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
How Mature is your Master Data? Scott Taylor, Dun & Bradstreet
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
FIBO: FIBO in Detail (continued) 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Room Change 03:30 PM - 03:45 PM
CDO Vision: Driving Revenue with Data 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Analytics Partnership at Disney Juan F. Gorricho, Partners Federal Credit Union (The Walt Disney Company)
Organizational Structure and Roles
Data Monetization Micheline Casey, CDO LLC
“Connecting the Dots” Around Your Online Consumers Dave Corchado, Digital Air Strike
Data Science
Conference Sessions 03:45 PM - 04:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Pragmatic Data Governance at the SEC Mialy Andriamananjara, Securities and Exchange Commission
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Turn Around! Organizational Perceptions and the Investment in High Quality Data Chris Sheridan, TIAA
Laura Sebastian-Coleman, Cigna
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
MDM for Agile Enterprise Luda Shuster, Independent
Intermediate
Master Data Management
Open Data, Data Integration, and (Informal) Data Governance Joel Howrani Heeres, City of Detroit
Business/Strategic
Data Integration
Zen Style Data Modeling: Representing the Business Rules by the Layout Akira Takahashi, Data Research Institute
Saeko Honma, Data Research Institute
Intermediate
Modeling
Data Warehouse Access Views Michael Blaha, Modelsoft Consulting Corp.
Advanced
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Developing an Advanced Analytics Capability on an Enterprise Data Lake Jans Aasman, Franz Inc.
Parsa Mirhaji, Albert Einstein College of Medicine & Montefiore Medical Center
Intermediate
Data Lakes
Smart Data (Cognitive, Deep Learning, Machine Learning)
Some Things You Learn Running Apache Spark in Production for Three Years William C. Benton, Red Hat, Inc.
Technical (may include code)
Big Data
Exhibits & Reception 04:30 PM - 07:30 PM
CDMP Exam 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
CDMP Exam 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
 
Wednesday, 4/5/2017
Special Interest Groups 07:30 AM - 08:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Data Manifesto Danette McGilvray, Granite Falls Consulting Inc.
John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
Kelle O'Neal, First San Francisco Partners
Thomas Redman, Data Quality Solutions
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
DAMA Chapter Finances Susan Earley, Sears Holdings
Introductory
DAMA
Packaged Application Metadata: Why Is It So Difficult to Find and Use, and What Can You Do About It? Nick Porter, Silwood Technology Limited
Business/Strategic
Metadata
Modifying/Creating ERwin Forward Engineering Templates for Hive Dean A. Geary, IHG
Technical (may include code)
Big Data
Conference Sessions 08:30 AM - 09:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Real-Time in Process Transactions and Analytics Leena Joshi, Redis Labs Inc.
Intermediate
Big Data
NoSQL
The Good, the Bad, and the (Sometimes) Ugly: Breaking Past the Traditional Governance Maturity Assessments Michael Nicosia, TIAA
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
The State of Information Quality and Data Governance: Insights From a Comprehensive Industry Survey C. Lwanga Yonke, Independent
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
Industry and Business Trends
The Data Catalog: The Key to Managing Enterprise Data, Big and Small April Reeve, Reeve Consulting LLC
Intermediate
Metadata
Big Data Architecture Solutions for Document Management at Freddie Mac Xinhua Deng, Freddie Mac
Jeff Huang, Freddie Mac
Business/Strategic
Data Architecture
Humans Required: Future of AI Donald Thompson, Maana
Intermediate
Industry and Business Trends
Smart Data (Cognitive, Deep Learning, Machine Learning)
Graph Theory You Need to Know Tim Berglund, DataStax
Intermediate
NoSQL
Growing a Data Science Organization Michael Li, The Data Incubator
Business/Strategic
Data Science
Organizational Structure and Roles
FIBO Conference: Evolving FIBO Tooling 08:30 AM - 10:15 AM
CDO Vision: Driving Business Change and Innovation 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Innovating with Data Jim Tyo, Nationwide
Enabling a Data-Centric Innovation Capability: Doing Stuff Better with Data William Brooks, Mercer
Business/Strategic
Transforming a Data and Analytics Business Robin Gordon, Corelogic
Organizational Structure and Roles
Conference Sessions 09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Demonstrating the Bottom Line Value of Information Jolanta Sniadkowska, Export Development Canada
Liseanne Cadieux, Export Development Canada
Introductory
Management & Methods
You CAN Be Successful in Data Governance: Best Practice Tips and Takeaways John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
Anthony J. Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
Michael Delgado, Citrix
Michael Nicosia, TIAA
Steven Zagoudis, MetaGovernance Inc.
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Succeed with 'Data First' Initiatives: Quality Data Feeds America Micah Dalton, Data Blueprint
Theresa DelVecchio Dys, Feeding America
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
Project Management in an Enterprise Data Environment Jonathan Fuld, The Fuld Group
Introductory
Agile Data
Management & Methods
Think Globally, Act Locally: Global MDM Benefits and Challenges Michael F. Jennings, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Intermediate
Master Data Management
Semantic Metadata Management Leveraging Intuitive Ontologies Developed with Best Practices Liju Fan, Office of Financial Research
Intermediate
Metadata
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Build a Secure Architecture for Sensitive Data John O'Brien, Radiant Advisors
Intermediate
Data Security, Privacy and Protection
A Practical Approach to Using Graph Databases and Analytics Greg Jordan, Graph Story
Business/Strategic
Business Intelligence and Analytics
NoSQL
Combining Database Technologies Greg Franczyk, Madison Logic
Technical (may include code)
New Ideas and Technologies
NoSQL
Coffee Break 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Conference Sessions 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Practical Data Strategies in the Real World of Poor Data Quality Andrew Patricio, Data Effectiveness Inc.
Business/Strategic
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Data & Information Quality
Data Strategy
Big and "Little" Data Together: Integrated Data Management and Governance in a New Data World Ian Rowlands, ASG Software Solutions
Intermediate
Data Strategy
Kickstarting Data Governance in Utility Business Mahesh Visvanathan, CPS Energy
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Managing Successful Data Migration During Mergers And Acquisitions Srikant Dharwad, Lexmark International
Ed Buhler, Lexmark International
Intermediate
Management & Methods
Building the Enterprise Knowledge Graph Peter Perera, The Perera Group, Inc.
Business/Strategic
Master Data Management
NoSQL
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Case Study: Building a Master Data Ontology Eric Kauz, GS1
Intermediate
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Agile Methods and Data Warehousing: How to Deliver Faster Kent Graziano, Snowflake Computing
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Storage Lessons from HPC: Extreme Scale Computing Driving Economical Storage Solutions into Your IT Environments Gary A. Grider, Los Alamos National Laboratory/US DOE
Business/Strategic
Data Lakes
Are You Asking the Right Questions? Gary Filan, T4G Ltd.
Janet Forbes, T4G Ltd.
Intermediate
Data Science
FIBO Conference: Evolving FIBO Tooling (continued) 10:45 AM - 12:30 PM
CDO Vision: Our Shared Data Journey 10:45 AM - 11:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Our Shared Data Journey: Many Failures, Some Success and Much More to Do Jeff McMillan, Morgan Stanley
Thomas Redman, Data Quality Solutions
Business/Strategic
New Ideas and Technologies
Conference Sessions 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Five Components of a Data Strategy Evan Levy, SAS
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
Data Governance Tactics Laura Tellmann, BJC Healthcare
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Data Governance: A National Security Case Study Kathy Rondon, The Reports & Requirements Co.
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Big Data Quality Laura Sebastian-Coleman, Cigna
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
This Is How We Have Always Done It! Engaging Users in Strategic Changes to Your Data System Shiyloh Duncan-Becerril, California Department of Education
Business/Strategic
Management & Methods
Case Study: Implementation of Multi-Enterprise Data Integration Hub Using Generic Data Model and RESTful Api Mikitaka Hayashi, JGC Corporation
Taisei Yoshimura, JGC Corporation
Intermediate
Data Integration
Instant and Repeatable Data Platforms Heather Nelson, Silicon Valley Data Science
Mark Mims, Silicon Valley Data Science
Intermediate
Big Data
Way Beyond the Tag: Ontologies and Modular Content for APIs Adam Kimball, Healthwise, Inc.
Intermediate
Metadata
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Getting Down to Business: Integrating the Data Lake Within an Enterprise Analytics and Business Intelligence Ecosystem Susan Swanson, Health Care Service Corporation
Business/Strategic
Data Lakes
CDO Vision: Data Licensing 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Licensing William A. Tanenbaum, Arent Fox LLP
Lunch 12:30 PM - 01:00 PM
Coffee, Dessert and Conversations on the Exhibit Floor 01:00 PM - 01:45 PM
Exhibits 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM
FIBO Conference: The Practical Path Forward 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
CDO Vision: The Dialog between Data, Finance and Legal 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Case Study: The Dialog Between Data, Finance and Legal John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
Anthony J. Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
William A. Tanenbaum, Arent Fox LLP
Data Security, Privacy and Protection
Conference Sessions (Professional Development focus) 02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Fostering Data Babies: Engaging a Younger Generation of Information Professionals Tony Mazzarella, DAMA International
Business/Strategic
DAMA
A New Generation of Information, Technology and Data Careers Jennifer Hay, IT Resume Service
Intermediate
Industry and Business Trends
The State of the Art in Data Security Tom Spitzer, EC Wise, Inc.
Introductory
Data Security, Privacy and Protection
NoSQL
DAMA Chapter Therapy Missy Wittmann, American Family Insurance
Product/Service Offering
DAMA
CDMP Exam 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Ice Cream Social & Prize Drawings 02:45 PM - 03:45 PM
FIBO Conference: The Practical Path Forward (continued) 02:45 PM - 04:00 PM
Keynote Presentations (sessions run consecutively) 04:15 PM - 05:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Using Data to Help Improve People's Everyday Lives Linda Powell, CFPB
Peter Aiken, Data Blueprint
Weapons of Math Destruction Cathy O'Neil, The Math Babe
Business/Strategic
Data Science
Industry and Business Trends
 
Thursday, 4/6/2017
Conference Sessions 08:30 AM - 09:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
When Business and IT Align: A Recipe for Agility John Myers, Enterprise Management Associates
Steve Sanders, TimeXtender
Business/Strategic
Industry and Business Trends
How the Blockchain Would Change Enterprise Data Management Igor Ikonnikov, Manulife Financial
Business/Strategic
Industry and Business Trends
Earth and Space Science: Better Data Management Results in Better Science Shelley Stall, American Geophysical Union (AGU)
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Demonstrating the Value of Data Governance and Quality Jeff Crooks, RaceTrac Petroleum
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
Automation and Agility Drive Data Warehouse Development at Delta Community Credit Union Su Rayburn, Delta Community Credit Union
Business/Strategic
Agile Data
Practical NoSQL Resilience Design Pattern for Enterprise Donovan Hsieh, eBay Inc.
Feng Qu, eBay Inc.
Advanced
NoSQL
Dealing with Drift: Mastering Data in Motion Pat Patterson, StreamSets
Intermediate
Data Architecture
Data Preparation: What Are Your Options? Tomer Shiran, Dremio
Intermediate
Data Integration
Simplicity vs. Complexity in the Construction of Efficient Algorithms Omar Abdala, Lotame
Intermediate
Data Science
Coffee Break 09:15 AM - 09:30 AM
Conference Sessions 09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
People, Process, Technology and Communications: The Data Governance Communications Plan Eric Landis, HealthTrust
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
Grooming a Data Steward Sue Geuens, Barclays PLC
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Knowing Data Quality Bob Schmidt, Data Modeling for Information Professionals
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
Case Study: Transitioning to a Data-Centric Financial Services Organization Raymond J. McGlew, Fulton Financial Corporation
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
Data Glossary as a Service (DGaaS) Guillermo Rueda, Intel Corporation
Intermediate
Metadata
True Confessions: A Manufacturer’s Digital Transformation to Boost Product Sales and Create a Digital Mindset Connie G. Beuche, Bradley Corporation
Greg Clark, Bradley Corporation
Business/Strategic
Master Data Management
Conceptual Data Transformation: Code Generation from Source to Information Mart Graeme Port, Infinuendo
Clifford Heath, Infinuendo
Intermediate
Data Integration
Integrating Fast Data and Real-Time Analytics into the Enterprise Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies Ltd.
Intermediate
Big Data
Event Driven Microservices and Data Analytics Srini Penchikala, InfoQ
Intermediate
NoSQL
Room Change 10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Closing Keynote 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Secrets of the CDOs Jim Tyo, Nationwide
CJ Nakamura, Cerner Corporation
Micheline Casey, CDO LLC
Robin Gordon, Corelogic
Business/Strategic
Industry and Business Trends
Break for Lunch - Note that Lunch will NOT be served this day 11:45 AM - 01:00 PM
In-Depth Seminars (continue to Friday morning) 01:15 PM - 04:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
S1: The Data Provocateurs’ Boot Camp Thomas Redman, Data Quality Solutions
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
S2: Enterprise Data Stewardship and Governance: Full Life Cycle Roadmap David Marco, EWSolutions
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
S3: Implementing Agile Data Governance Within a Project Tami Flowers, MetaGovernance Solutions, LLC
Intermediate
Agile Data
Governance & Stewardship
S4: Data Modeling for NoSQL and SQL Theodore S. Hills, LexisNexis
Intermediate
Modeling
NoSQL
S5: Advanced Data Architectures for Big Data, IoT and the Cloud Anthony J. Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
Technical (may include code)
Cloud Computing
Data Architecture
NoSQL
S6: Designing, Managing and Operating a Distributed Data Lake Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies Ltd.
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
 
Friday, 4/7/2017
In-Depth Seminars (continuing from Thursday) 08:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
S1: The Data Provocateurs’ Boot Camp Thomas Redman, Data Quality Solutions
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
S2: Enterprise Data Stewardship and Governance: Full Life Cycle Roadmap David Marco, EWSolutions
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
S3: Implementing Agile Data Governance Within a Project Tami Flowers, MetaGovernance Solutions, LLC
Intermediate
Agile Data
Governance & Stewardship
S4: Data Modeling for NoSQL and SQL Theodore S. Hills, LexisNexis
Intermediate
Modeling
NoSQL
S5: Advanced Data Architecture for Big Data, IoT and the Cloud Anthony J. Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
Technical (may include code)
Cloud Computing
Data Architecture
NoSQL
S6: Designing, Managing and Operating a Distributed Data Lake Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies Ltd.
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM