Agenda At-a-Glance
Wednesday, March 19

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Wednesday, 3/19/2008
Early Sessions 07:15 AM - 08:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Enterprise Data Governance in the Lab Deborah Coleman, Rochester Institute of Technology
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
Data Management Leadership Roles in the DAMA-DMBOK Mark Mosley, EWSolutions
Introductory
DMBOK
Professional Development
IBM Rational Data Architect User Group Anson Kokkat, IBM
Introductory
Modeling
Interoperability with Standards-Based Geospatial Information Laura J. Reece, Northrop Grumman/TASC
Intermediate
Metadata
Using Open-World Reasoning to Mitigate Data Quality Issues Dan Carey, Booz Allen Hamilton
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
DAMA Energy SIG Mona Pomraning, BP
Introductory
Communication & Collaboration
8:30 Sessions 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Enterprise Architecture Journey at FM Global Diana M. S. Wild, Factory Mutual Insurance Company
Introductory
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Authoritative Data Sources: The U.S. Department of the Interior Strategy Suzanne Acar, U.S. Government
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
Leveraging Data for Competitive Advantage in Non-profit Organizations Mark L. Gillenson, University of Memphis
Intermediate
Data Warehousing & BI
If I Could Keep Time in a Model... Jeff Ilseman, South Region of Avanade
Richard A. Hecht, HECHT Business Architects
Intermediate
Modeling
Framework and Actionable Lifecycle for Data Management Best Practices Cynthia Hauer, Millennium Data Management, Incorporated
Anne Marie Smith, EWSolutions
Intermediate
Introductory
DMBOK
ERP Implementation: Bring the Organization and Its Data Together GeJuan Ingram, Florida Department of Revenue
Melody M. Harrington, Florida Department of Revenue
Introductory
Management & Methods
A Semantic-Driven Application For Master Data Management John O. Biderman, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Cameron McLean, World Class Objects
Intermediate
Master Data Management
Challenges in Metadata Integration: BMO Financial Group Case Study Wayne Harrison, BMO Financial Group
Gregory Keeling, BMO Financial Group
Advanced
Metadata
Announcing Zachman Framework² John A. Zachman, Zachman International
Introductory
Zachman Framework
The Enterprise Web of Data Eric Miller, Zepheira
Intermediate
Service Oriented Architectures
Break 09:30 AM - 10:00 AM
10:00 Sessions 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Mapping the Data Landscape Malcolm Chisholm, Askget.com Inc
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Re-Thinking Search in a Web 2.0 World Jayne E. Dutra, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Establishing Data Modeling as a Service in BP Christopher M Bradley, IPL
Ken B. Dunn, BP
Introductory
Modeling
Business and Data – A Model Driven Approach David Dichmann, Sybase, Inc.
Intermediate
Modeling
The Softer Side of Data Loretta Mahon Smith, IBM
Introductory
Management & Methods
A Business Value-Driven Approach to Data Quality Richard Trapp, Avaya
Business
Data & Information Quality
How Did We End Up with 15 Security Masters? And Now What Do We Do? April Reeve, Reeve Consulting LLC
Intermediate
Master Data Management
Data Governance Agreements: Key to Sustainable Data Lineage Metadata Gwen Thomas, IFC, part of the World Bank Group
Advanced
Governance & Stewardship
Zachman Framework² for Management Control Stan Locke, Zachman Framework Assoc
Intermediate
Zachman Framework
11:15 Sessions 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Deploying Semantic Web Solutions: I’ve Built an Ontology, Now What? Irene Polikoff, TopQuadrant
Dean Allemang, TopQuadrant
Introductory
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Application of the DMBOK in an Enterprise Data Architecture Glenn Thomas, Commonwealth Office of Technology
Introductory
DMBOK
Seven Database Innovations to Revolutionize Data Warehouses Samuel Madden, MIT
Intermediate
Data Warehousing & BI
Combining Structured and Unstructured Content to Deliver Business Value Leyla Akgez-Laakso, Nokia Business Infrastructure
Intermediate
Data & Application Integration
Dimensional Modeling - Alternative Designs for Slowly Changing Dimensions Jeannie Foster, Invitrogen
Intermediate
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Keys to Data Governance Success – Teamwork and an Iterative Approach Martin Moseley, Initiate Systems, Inc.
Business
Governance & Stewardship
Role of Metadata Management within the Integration Framework at Hudson's Bay Company Binaifer R Karanjia, HBC
Irina Kleiner, HBC
Intermediate
Metadata
Stumbling Towards Nirvana - An Iterative Approach to Home-Grown MDM Richard Pyle, Charles Schwab & Co
Business
Master Data Management
Enterprise Architecture: It’s About Thinking Differently Leon Kappelman, University of North Texas
Intermediate
Zachman Framework
Information Management and Preparing for SOA Evan Terry, The Clegg Company
Ken Karacsony, The Clegg Company
Business
Service Oriented Architectures
Lunch 12:15 PM - 01:15 PM
1:15 Sessions 01:15 PM - 02:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Business Drivers Behind Creating an Enterprise Data Architecture in the Gaming Industry Terry G. Goodbody, Pinnacle Entertainment
Introductory
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Moving to Business Autonomy through Business Intelligence Steve A. Wright, John Lewis Direct
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Applying the DMBOK to Assess and Align Public Health Surveillance Donna D. Medeiros, RTI International
Intermediate
DMBOK
Primary, Surrogate and Business Keys: the Semantics and Syntax of Codd’s Information Principle Thomas Johnston, Asserted Versioning, LLC
Advanced
Modeling
Data Quality: A Perspective from Data Examiners of a Financial Regulator Elliott Blake, Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
Waterfall Meets CMMI Meets Agile: A Report from the Battlefield Michael Gorman, Whitemarsh Info Systems
Intermediate
Management & Methods
Effective Metadata Management is at the Heart of Data Governance Brian Kordelski, IBM
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Metadata
"Can You Do This?"- The Need for More Metadata Karen Ammentorp, Allstate Insurance Company
Intermediate
Metadata
The Zachman Framework²: Enterprise Ontology John A. Zachman, Zachman International
Intermediate
Zachman Framework
Service Lifecycle Governance: Principles and Best Practices Brent Carlson, LogicLibrary, Inc.
Intermediate
Service Oriented Architectures
Break 02:15 PM - 02:30 PM
Keynote 02:30 PM - 03:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
How Far Can You Go? Lynne Cox, Author and Open Water Swimmer
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Professional Development
Service Oriented Architectures
Exhibits 03:45 PM - 06:00 PM
In Perspectives 04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Metadata enabled Business/IT Integration Darren Wrigley, ASG
Introductory
Data & Application Integration
Eliminate the Number One Risk in MDM Deployments: Understanding Your Data Denise Sparks, Exeros, Inc.
Introductory
Master Data Management
In Perspectives 04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
IBM Metadata Strategy – An Information Management Perspective Steven Totman, IBM
Paula Fricker, IBM
Introductory
Management & Methods
5:30 Sessions 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Build and Execute an Enterprise Information Management Strategy Joe Zhou, Xtensible Solutions
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Data Mashups Peter Aiken, VCU/Data Blueprint
Business
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Delivering an Integrated Longitudinal Electronic Health Record (EHR) Mark J. Wise, Vancouver Coastal Health / Wise Consulting Inc.
Business
Data & Application Integration
Recruiting, Retaining, and Rewarding Data Professionals David M. Van De Voort, Mercer / Information Technology Workforce Strategies
Business
Management & Methods
Automating Model Changes via ERwin's API Kevin Arnold, EDS
Intermediate
Modeling
ER/Studio Special Interest Group (SIG) Bruce Baum, Siemens Energy
Business
Modeling
Data Custodianship in the Natural Resource Sector Peter G. Friesen, GeoBC, Province of British Columbia, Canada
Business
Governance & Stewardship
PowerDesigner Special Interest Group - Data Modeling and Much More David Kobb, Educational Testing Service
Introductory
Modeling
SIM Enterprise Architecture Working Group Leon Kappelman, University of North Texas
Intermediate
Zachman Framework