Target Audiences > Business Users/ business sponsors/ etc. (i.e. not data or IT professionals)


Sunday, 3/16/2008
Workshops 03:30 PM - 06:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
W1: Developing Robust Business Requirements Anne Marie Smith, Alabama Yankee Systems, LLC
Intermediate
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Intermediate
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Management & Methods
W2: Managing the Data Acquisition & Exchange Relationship Michael Scofield, Scofield Data Consulting
Intermediate
Data & Application Integration
W4: Data Model Patterns: Levels of Abstraction Dave Hay, Capgemini Financial Services USA, Inc.
Intermediate
Modeling
W6: ITIL and IT Service Management for Data Managers Charles T. Betz, Author & Fortune 50 Architect
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
W8: Metadata Governance Workshop Robert S. Seiner, KIK Consulting/TDAN.com
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
Metadata
Night School 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
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Functional Requirements for DQ and Data Profiling Tools Michael Scofield, Scofield Data Consulting
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
Standardize Your Enterprise's Terms with a Thesaurus-Based Glossary Judith Newton, Ashton Computing & Management Services, LLC
Intermediate
Metadata
 
Monday, 3/17/2008
Tutorials 08:30 AM - 04:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
T1: Building the Enterprise Information Management Function Malcolm Chisholm, Askget.com Inc
Introductory
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
T2: Business Semantics, Enterprise Architecture and Data Architecture: Bringing Everything Together Ken Orr, The Ken Orr Institute
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
T3: Integrating Data Governance and Data Modeling into Your SDLC Gwen Thomas, IFC, part of the World Bank Group
Len Silverston, Universal Data Models
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
T4: Information Quality Improvement: Ten Steps to Quality Data and Trusted Information Danette McGilvray, Granite Falls
Introductory
Data & Information Quality
T5: Advanced Topics in Dimensional Modeling Thomas F. Haughey, InfoModel LLC
Advanced
Data Warehousing & BI
T6: Power, Politics and Partnership in Data Management Maureen Clarry,
Lorna Rickard, CONNECT: The Knowledge Network
Business
Management & Methods
T7: What Every Data Professional Needs to Know about Business Rules Ronald G. Ross, Business Rule Solutions, LLC
Introductory
Business Rules
T8: Introduction to Master Data Management David Loshin, Knowledge Integrity
Introductory
Master Data Management
T10: SOA from A-to-Z (Service Oriented Architecture) James Bean, SOA Lightning
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Service Oriented Architectures
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Night School 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Enterprise Information Management [EIM] - Proven Techniques for Success Robert Abate, Intellisys, Inc.
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
The Advancement of Professionalism through the CDMP Patricia Cupoli, Edmonds Community College
Business
Professional Development
Data Integration with Automated Data Discovery and Rapid Prototyping James Paat, Sypherlink
Introductory
Data Warehousing & BI
Making Data Meaningful: MDM for Analytics Cliff Longman, Kalido
Introductory
Master Data Management
When Metadata Meets Wikis, Folksonomies, and Facets Peter G. Bell, Endeca
Introductory
Metadata
Metadata – Not Just for IT Anymore Claudia Chandra, Informatica Corporation
Business
Metadata
 
Tuesday, 3/18/2008
Early Sessions 07:15 AM - 08:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Politics of Data: How to Stop the Mudslinging and Start Making Progress Tracy Ring, Capgemini
Introductory
Communication & Collaboration
Keynote 08:30 AM - 09:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Ying & Yang of Process and Data: Which Will Be King of the Next Generation of Applications? Michael Blechar, Gartner, Inc.
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Service Oriented Architectures
10:15 Sessions 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
What Exactly IS Enterprise Information Management (EIM)? John Ladley, IMCue Solutions
Malcolm Chisholm, Askget.com Inc
Michael F. Jennings, EWSolutions
Business
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Agile Development Meet Business and Data Management Needs William Chase, ABC LABS
Intermediate
Data & Application Integration
Case Studies in ROI of Customer Data Quality David Raab, Raab Associates Inc.
Business
Data & Information Quality
11:30 Sessions 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Tipping Point – Information Resource Management Takes Off in the 21st Century Ron Shelby, IBM Business Analytics & Optimization
Business
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
A Day in the Life of a Casino Data Warehouse Bob Newell, Baseline Consulting
Introductory
Data Warehousing & BI
Applying Human Performance Knowledge to Software Development Norman H. Stevens, Idaho National Laboratory
Business
Management & Methods
Did the Military Invent Wikinomics and Not Know It? Michael R. Lewin, UK Ministry of Defence
Business
Management & Methods
How to Build an MDM Implementation Strategy Michael Voelund, Platon A/S
Intermediate
Master Data Management
An Ontology-Based System of Registries for Metadata and Information Exchange Ralph Hodgson, TopQuadrant
Paul Keller, NASA Ames Research Center
Intermediate
Metadata
What Do They Mean, BUSINESS Metadata? Susan B. Habas, ASG
Ian Rowlands, ASG
Intermediate
Metadata
1:45 Sessions 01:45 PM - 02:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Governance for Enterprise Risk Management John Ladley, IMCue Solutions
Business
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Governance & Stewardship
MDM and CDI ROI and Justification William McKnight, Conversion Services International
Business
Master Data Management
Driving Consistent Management Reporting through a Metadata Framework Joan M. Troy, Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Intermediate
Metadata
Wiki Metadata Best Practices Dave Beulke, Pragmatic Solutions
Introductory
Communication & Collaboration
Semantic Complex Event Processing for the Real-Time Knowledge-Driven World Paul Vincent, TIBCO Software Inc
Elisa Kendall, Sandpiper Software
Intermediate
Service Oriented Architectures
3:15 Sessions 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Critical Data Elements – A Starting Point for Data Governance Manish Malhotra, bimethods
Pete Rivett, Adaptive, Inc.
Introductory
Metadata
I Learned Everything I Need to Know about Data Management from Amazon.com Karen Lopez, InfoAdvisors
Business
Professional Development
In Perspectives 05:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Matching - The Most Critical Component of Data Quality Suresh Menon, Identity Systems
Introductory
Data & Information Quality
In Perspectives 05:45 PM - 06:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Work Smarter not Harder – Keeping the Business to Data Conduit Flowing Pete Davini, Mattel Inc. / American Girl Brands Division
Introductory
Modeling
Making Semantics Work in the Enterprise Howard Greenblatt, Metatomix
Introductory
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
In Perspectives 06:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
From Strategy to Execution: Turning Data Governance Policies into Action Brian McVay, DataFlux
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Align for Success The Critical Part Data Quality Plays in Complex Business and IT Initiatives Dave Reed, Informatica
Introductory
Data & Information Quality
 
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
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)
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
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
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
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
11:15 Sessions 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Keys to Data Governance Success – Teamwork and an Iterative Approach Martin Moseley, Initiate Systems, Inc.
Business
Governance & Stewardship
Stumbling Towards Nirvana - An Iterative Approach to Home-Grown MDM Richard Pyle, Charles Schwab & Co
Business
Master Data Management
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)
Waterfall Meets CMMI Meets Agile: A Report from the Battlefield Michael Gorman, Whitemarsh Info Systems
Intermediate
Management & Methods
"Can You Do This?"- The Need for More Metadata Karen Ammentorp, Allstate Insurance Company
Intermediate
Metadata
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
In Perspectives 04:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
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)
Delivering an Integrated Longitudinal Electronic Health Record (EHR) Mark J. Wise, Vancouver Coastal Health / Wise Consulting Inc.
Business
Data & Application Integration
 
Thursday, 3/20/2008
8:30 Sessions 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Using Collaborative Technology to Transform a Large Enterprise into a Data Governance Culture Julian P. Shelbourne, Kaiser Permanente
Intermediate
Communication & Collaboration
9:50 Sessions 09:50 AM - 10:50 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Quality Tools and Data Modeling: They Do Work Together! Theresa E. Alarid, Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
Barb Kett, Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
Data Standardization in a Project Driven World Karen A. Meade, IBM
Business
Governance & Stewardship
Case Study: Implementing a Securities Master Using Flexible Data Models at Lord Abbett Len Silverston, Universal Data Models, LLC
Business
Master Data Management
Metatopia: A Utopian Metadata Management Solution? Mark Standring, CFC
Intermediate
Metadata
Closing Keynote 11:10 AM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Naked Without My Data Pip Coburn, Coburn Ventures
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Service Oriented Architectures
Seminars 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
S1: Data Mashups Seminar Peter Aiken, VCU/Data Blueprint
John Sells, Data Blueprint
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Service Oriented Architectures
S2: Working with Techs: Better Collaboration with Developers and DBAs Karen Lopez, InfoAdvisors
Business
Communication & Collaboration
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Service Oriented Architectures
S3: Leading Change: the Human Factor C. Lwanga Yonke, Independent
Advanced
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Management & Methods
Service Oriented Architectures
S4: Discovering and Recruiting Hidden Allies in Data Governance and Protection David Schlesinger, Metadata Security LLC
Business
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Governance & Stewardship
Service Oriented Architectures