Agenda At-a-Glance

Full Schedule Sun, Apr 22 Mon, Apr 23 Tue, Apr 24 Wed, Apr 25 Thu, Apr 26 Fri, Apr 27

Tuesday, 4/24/2018

Special Interest Groups

07:30 AM - 08:15 AM Tue, Apr 24

CDMP Exams

08:00 AM - 06:00 PM Tue, Apr 24

Opening Keynote and Awards

08:30 AM - 09:45 AM Tue, Apr 24

Opening Keynote

09:15 AM - 09:45 AM Tue, Apr 24
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
The Data Interpreter - How to Become THE Trusted Advisor for Your C-Suite
Speakers
Claudia Imhoff, Founder, Boulder Bl Brain Trust
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Track
Business Analytics

Coffee Break

09:45 AM - 10:15 AM Tue, Apr 24

Conference Sessions

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Tue, Apr 24
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Here comes the Messiah - the CDO!
Speakers
CJ NAKAMURA, IBM
Audience
Introductory
Track
Data Strategy
Organizational Structure and Roles
Title
Starting Data Governance from Scratch, Again
Speakers
Mark R Horseman, Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT)
Audience
Introductory
Track
Data Governance
Title
The Culture-Centric Approach to Data Governance
Speakers
Mary Levins, Sierra Creek Consulting LLC
Cassie Elder, DataCraft Partners
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Governance
Title
Making Metadata Valuable – ExxonMobil’s Journey Collecting and Cataloging Metadata
Speakers
Cathy S Normand, ExxonMobil
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Track
Metadata
Title
DAMA DMBOK 2 In Action
Speakers
Missy Wittmann, DAMA International
Audience
Introductory
Track
DMBOK
Title
Case Study: How to Orchestrate / Integrate Enterprise Transactional Data Using Data Hub
Speakers
Taisei Yoshimura, JGC Corporation
Karl Kolk, JGC Corporation
Audience
Introductory
Track
Data & Application Integration
Title
Adopting an Enterprise-Wide Shared Data Lake to Accelerate Business Insights
Speakers
Carlos Matos, AIG
Ben Sharma, Zaloni
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Management & Methods
Title
Get Your Data Teams Ready for Data Science: Beating the Odds
Speakers
Susan M. Meyer, Monsanto
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Track
Data Science
Title
Why Enterprise Organizations Use AI as a Strategic Capability and Competitive Advantage
Speakers
Steve Ardire, Advisor to AI startups
Mico Yuk, BI Brainz
Sindu Joseph, CogniCor
Will Wright, Synaptik
Audience
Introductory
Track
Industry Trends

Conference Sessions

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Tue, Apr 24
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Data Products
Speakers
Jason Dolatshahi, Bonobos
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Science
Title
Why MDM and Graph
Speakers
Salah Kamel, Semarchy
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Master Data Management
Title
How to Effectively Launch Concurrent Analytics, Data Governance & Information Architecture Initiatives
Speakers
George Yuhasz, Keystone Foods
Audience
Case Study
Track
Data Strategy
Title
The Business View of Data and Data Quality: The Six Dimensions of Semantic Quality
Speakers
Ronald G. Ross, Business Rule Solutions, LLC
Audience
Advanced
Business / Non-Technical
Intermediate
Track
Data & Application Integration
Data & Information Quality
Data Strategy
Industry Trends
Management & Methods
New Data Management Technologies
Title
Building a Big-Data Platform from Scratch: A Global Insurance Company’s Journey
Speakers
Srinath Reddy Busireddy, Aon Corporation
Mohammed Owais Nasir, Aon Corporation
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Big Data
Title
Data First Development: Building Real-World Apps in Minutes
Speakers
Mike Bowers, LDS Church
Joshua Bowers, AutoLiv
Audience
Technical (may include code)
Track
NoSQL
Title
Data Migration in a Fast and Furious Data Landscape
Speakers
Lisa Harrison, JLL
Audience
Introductory
Track
Data Governance
Title
Divergent Approaches to Metadata Management: Lessons Learned
Speakers
Lori Hurley, Allstate
Denise Janci, Allstate
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Metadata
Title
Build a Data Warehouse for Your Key Performance Indicators
Speakers
Christopher Anderson, California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Architecture

Lunch

12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Tue, Apr 24

Conference Sessions

01:30 PM - 02:30 PM Tue, Apr 24
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Challenges Facing the "First" State CDO (Not Initially Different from the Private Sector)
Speakers
Peter Haynes Aiken, Data Blueprint
Ed Kelly, State of Texas
Todd Harbour, New York State
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Strategy
Title
Greenfield Master Data Management – Back to Basics
Speakers
Sherine Anis, QuintilesIMS
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Track
Master Data Management
Title
Data Architecture for Machine Learning
Speakers
Terry Lynn Moon, McCormick & Company, Inc.
Audience
Case Study
Track
Data Architecture
Title
Data Mapping Versus Data Models: Two Unfriendly Concepts
Speakers
William Stallings, CNO Financial Group
Audience
Introductory
Track
Data Architecture
Modeling
Title
SHACL (Shapes Constraint Language) – An Introduction
Speakers
Irene Polikoff, TopQuadrant
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Modeling
Title
Tear Down This Data Wall: Leveraging FINRA’s Open-Source Data Management Platform
Speakers
Terri-Lynn Torrez, FINRA
Nathan Weisz, FINRA
Audience
Intermediate
Track
New Data Management Technologies
Title
The Future (of Data Governance) Ain't What It Used to Be - A Practitioner’s Perspective on the Future of Data Governance
Speakers
Michael Nicosia, TIAA
Carrie Fawcett, TIAA
Audience
Introductory
Track
Data Governance
Title
Deriving New Business Terms from Technical Metadata
Speakers
Ron Klein, Klein Admonition
Audience
Advanced
Track
Metadata

Coffee Break

02:30 PM - 02:45 PM Tue, Apr 24

Sponsored Sessions - In Perspectives

02:45 PM - 03:15 PM Tue, Apr 24

Coffee Break

03:15 PM - 03:30 PM Tue, Apr 24

Conference Sessions

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM Tue, Apr 24
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
How Prescribing "Data Glasses" to Eye Surgeons Is Transforming How They See Their Industry
Speakers
JG Cowper, Healthbridge
Audience
Case Study
Track
Business Analytics
Data Strategy
Title
Driving Business Value with Information - Not Technology
Speakers
Paul Kautza, StarSoft Solutions, Inc.
Audience
Business / Non-Technical
Track
Management & Methods
Title
The Mr. Miyagi Approach to Data Quality
Speakers
Zeena Wright, First American Financial Corporation
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data & Information Quality
Title
Not the Return on Investment: Alternatives to Measuring Your Data Integration Strategy
Speakers
Bradley A. Rhine, Fulton Financial Corporation
Kristin M. Love, GSK
Audience
Case Study
Track
Management & Methods
Title
Making Metadata a "Business Critical" Deliverable at Lytx
Speakers
Sharon L Allen, Lytx
Audience
Case Study
Track
Metadata
Title
The Future of Data Governance: Data Governance in the Data Lake
Speakers
Michael Davis, Voya Financial
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Governance
Title
Adopting NoSQL: The Success Factor
Speakers
Danny Sandwell, erwin, Inc.
Audience
Intermediate
Track
NoSQL
Title
The Imperative of Identifying Critical Data Elements in Your DG Journey
Speakers
Brent Preator, Corporate Solutions Data Governance
Audience
Case Study
Track
Data Governance
Title
Taking Graphs to the Next Level with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
Speakers
Jans Aasman, Franz Inc.
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Science

Exhibits & Reception

04:30 PM - 07:30 PM Tue, Apr 24