Agenda At-a-Glance
Full Schedule

Full Schedule Sun, Apr 17 Mon, Apr 18 Tue, Apr 19 Wed, Apr 20 Thu, Apr 21 Fri, Apr 22
Sunday, 4/17/2016
CDMP Preparation 10:30 AM - 02:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) Briefing and Exam Prep Katherine O'Keefe, Castlebridge Associates
Christopher M Bradley, Data Management Advisors
Introductory
DAMA
Sunday Workshops (Free to Conference Attendees) 02:30 PM - 05:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
W1: I Know We Need a Data Program – What Do I Do Now? Donna Burbank, Global Data Strategy, Ltd
Business/Strategic
Management & Methods
W2: A Practical Approach to Implementing a Global Data Management Program Janet Lichtenberger, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Michael F Jennings, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
W3: Data Governance Cataloging and Mapping of the Business Vocabulary Lowell W Fryman, Collibra
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Metadata
W4: Getting Our Heads into the Clouds: Infinitely Scalable Data Management Anthony J. Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
Business/Strategic
Cloud Computing
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
W5: DP202: Data Privacy through the Information Governance & Quality Lens Daragh O'Brien, Castlebridge
Katherine O'Keefe, Castlebridge Associates
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
Governance & Stewardship
W6: Architecture Landscape Mapping Best Practices Susan Earley, Sears Holdings
Business/Strategic
Data Architecture
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
W7: Designing & Implementing an Analytical Data Architecture Richard Sherman, Athena IT Solutions
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
W8: Fact Modeling Fundamentals Gordon C Everest, University of Minnesota
Introductory
Modeling
NoSQL
W9: 7 Databases in 170 minutes Karen Lopez, InfoAdvisors
Joey D'Antoni, Denny Cherry and Associates Consulting
Intermediate
NoSQL
W10: Stepping Into Data Science Charlie Vollmer, ML Engineering
Introductory
Data Science
CDMP Exam 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
 
Monday, 4/18/2016
Morning Tutorials 08:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
AM1: Developing a Modern Enterprise Data Strategy Edd Dumbill, Silicon Valley Data Science
Colette Glaeser, Silicon Valley Data Science
Business/Strategic
Big Data
Data Strategy
AM2: Thrivent Financial: Data Management With a Mission David Marco, EWSolutions
Harold Hegg, Thrivent Financial
Business/Strategic
Business Intelligence and Analytics
AM3: Conducting a Data / Information Maturity Assessment Sue Geuens, Barclays PLC
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
AM4: Turning the Ship - Establishing Data Governance in a Decentralized Organization Dan Paolini, Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
AM5: Creating a Data Governance Operating Model: Roles and Responsibilities for Effective Governance and Stewardship Kelle O'Neal, First San Francisco Partners
Business/Strategic
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
AM6: Modernizing Your Data Architecture in the World of Big Data David Loshin, Knowledge Integrity
Introductory
Data Strategy
AM7: Successful Reference Data Governance and Management Malcolm D. Chisholm, First San Francisco Partners
Intermediate
Master Data Management
AM8: Real World Agile Analytics: How to Superpower your Data Engineers, Analysts and Data Scientists without a Civil War! Christopher Bergh, DataKitchen
Gil Benghiat, DataKitchen
Intermediate
Agile Data
Data Science
AM9: Data Modeling in a Big Data World Dave Wells, Eckerson Group
Intermediate
Big Data
Modeling
NoSQL
AM10: Evaluating NoSQL and SQL Databases - Part 1 Mike Bowers, LDS Church
Introductory
NoSQL
In Perspectives 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Introduction to Amazon DynamoDB – The Serverless NoSQL Service on AWS Johann Lau, Amazon Web Services
Introductory
NoSQL
A Better Process to Eliminate Your Data Silos Stan Christ, MarkLogic
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
Modeling
NoSQL
Agile Data Warehousing Douglas J Barrett, WhereScape
Introductory
Agile Data
Enterprise Analytics at Scale using Graph Database Barry Zane, Cambridge Semantics
Business/Strategic
Business Intelligence and Analytics
FinchDB: Better Analytics Derived from Better Questions Scott Lightner, Finch Computing
Intermediate
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: Architecting A Big Data Platform John Akred, Silicon Valley Data Science
Gary Dusbabek, Silicon Valley Data Science
Stephen O'Sullivan, Silicon Valley Data Science
Technical (may include code)
Big Data
Data Architecture
NoSQL
PM2: Climbing the Data Quality Maturity Curve Danette McGilvray, Granite Falls
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
PM3: Measuring the Success and Value of Data Governance and Management John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
PM4: Operationalizing an End-to-End Data Governance Program Using Software Tools Sunil Soares, Information Asset
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
PM5: Discovering and Understanding Production Data Assets Malcolm D. Chisholm, First San Francisco Partners
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Metadata
PM6: Advanced MDM: Enterprise Integration to Move MDM to the Next Level David Loshin, Knowledge Integrity
Advanced
Master Data Management
PM7: Beyond Reports, OLAP and Dashboards: Emerging Practices, Analytics, and Technologies Stephen Dine, Datasource Consulting, LLC
Mark Madsen, Third Nature, Inc.
Advanced
Big Data
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Cloud Computing
PM8: Introduction to Enterprise Semantics and Ontologies Dave McComb, Semantic Arts
Introductory
NoSQL
Semantics for Enterprise Data
PM9: Evaluating NoSQL and SQL Databases - Part 2 Mike Bowers, LDS Church
Introductory
NoSQL
PM10: ALL NEW! Advanced Data Modeling Challenges Workshop Steve Hoberman, Steve Hoberman & Associates
Advanced
Modeling
Lightning Talks (5 minutes each) 05:15 PM - 06:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Princess Bride Effect Katherine O'Keefe, Castlebridge Associates
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Confessions of an Unlikely Big Data Skeptic Tim Berglund, DataStax
Introductory
Big Data
NoSQL
Discovering Economic Signals in Telematics Data Tom Tierney, Fleetmatics USA
Business/Strategic
Big Data
Faceted Browsing of Semantic Graphs Evren Sirin, Complexible Inc
Introductory
NoSQL
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Abstraction vs. Generalization – What’s the Difference? Gordon C Everest, University of Minnesota
Introductory
Modeling
Investing in Semantics: Making the Business Case (An ROI-based Argument) Robert T. Kasenchak, Access Innovations, Inc.
Business/Strategic
Metadata
Semantics for Enterprise Data
How to Explain Data Management to Senior Management in Less Than 5 Minutes Ray J McGlew, Fulton Financial Corporation
Business/Strategic
Management & Methods
Diagramming Crimes Glen Bell, Visual Explanations Pty Ltd
Introductory
Management & Methods
IT Shops Need Librarians Susan Earley, Sears Holdings
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Business Data Architecture & Fear of Commitment Mark Ouska, Thought Magic, LLC
Business/Strategic
Data Architecture
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 Modeling, SIG: Introducing ERwin, Inc. Kathy Meara, ERwin, Inc
Product/Service Offering
Modeling
ER/Studio and Data Modeling Special Interest Group Ron Huizenga, IDERA
Intermediate
Modeling
Band Jam - Starring Give Me Back My Wig 07:30 PM - 12:00 AM
 
Tuesday, 4/19/2016
Special Interest Groups 07:30 AM - 08:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Integrating Industry Standard Codes with Proprietary Reference Data: Health Insurance Case Study Bonnie K. O'Neil, Westridge Consulting
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Ground-up Introduction To In-Memory Data Viktor Gamov, Hazelcast
Intermediate
Data Architecture
NoSQL
The Europeans are Coming! How Changes in EU Data Privacy Laws will Affect Global Business Daragh O'Brien, Castlebridge
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
Smart Data Lakes - Game Changing, Graph-Based Data Discovery, Analytics and Governance for the Enterprise Sean Martin, Cambridge Semantics
Business/Strategic
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Opening Keynote and Awards 08:30 AM - 09:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The CDO's Top 10 Surprises of a Successful Enterprise Data Office James Tyo, BB&T
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Strategy
FIBO Conference
Management & Methods
NoSQL
EDW 2016: Welcome to the Studio Anthony J. Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
Business/Strategic
New Ideas and Technologies
Coffee Break 09:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Conference Sessions 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Innovating in a Hybrid Data Environment Shawn Rogers, Dell Software
Business/Strategic
Big Data
NoSQL
Relational Databases vs. Non-Relational Databases James Serra, Microsoft
Introductory
Data Architecture
NoSQL
5-Step Process to Align a Data-driven Organization Kelle O'Neal, First San Francisco Partners
Intermediate
Data Strategy
Semantics Helps Connect the Dots Bryan Bell, Expert System Enterprises
Intermediate
NoSQL
Semantics for Enterprise Data
A Data Warehouse Now, Using Methods for the Future Luminita Vollmer, Thrivent Financial
Intermediate
Big Data
Data Architecture
Metadata Updates – What If We Got It Wrong? Dawn M Michels, NMDP - National Marrow Donor Program
Intermediate
Metadata
Unified Multi-Model Storage Dave Duggal, EnterpriseWeb
Intermediate
NoSQL
Case Study: Roadmap to an Enterprise Logical Data Model Missy Wittmann, American Family Insurance
Business/Strategic
Modeling
Making a Business Case for Enterprise Data Governance and Stewardship: A Real Roadmap Karen Akens, Data Blueprint
Sara Willovit, Verizon
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Viewing Data Assets through a Business Lens Stacey Haurin, Reed Tech
Introductory
Data Architecture
Data Strategy
FIBO Conference: The Data Management Imperative 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Championing FIBO for Innovation and Disruptive Change: An Executive’s Journey Sherrie Littlejohn, Wells Fargo
Business/Strategic
FIBO Conference
How to Govern the Ungovernable Elaine Hanley, IBM
Introductory
FIBO Conference
Industry and Business Trends
FIBO Genesis, Status, and Future Dennis Wisnosky, EDM Council
David Newman, Wells Fargo
Introductory
FIBO Conference
CDO Vision: Linking Data to Strategy and Mission 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Getting Data Strategy to Support Business Goals Liz Rowe, State of New Jersey
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Strategy
The Key to Funding Data Initiatives: What CDOs Can Learn From Suckerfish Theresa Kushner, VMware
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Strategy
Data Innovation and Digital Transformation at SAP Maria C Villar, SAP America, Inc.
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Strategy
Conference Sessions 11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Predictive Analytics: A Statistical Primer for Data Management Professionals Bob Conway, Information Engineering Associates
Intermediate
Data Science
Case Study of a Scalable, Big Data Analytics Environment in Amazon Web Services (AWS) James McGinn, Blue Canopy
Intermediate
Big Data
Cloud Computing
NoSQL
Evolving from the Data Warehouse to Big Data Analytics - The Emerging Role of the Data Lake Joe Caserta, Caserta Concepts
Intermediate
Big Data
NoSQL
Organizing for Enterprise Data Science – New Analytics Structures, Roles and Relationships April Reeve, Reeve Consulting LLC
Chris Bergh, DataKitchen
John Akred, Silicon Valley Data Science
Tim Berglund, DataStax
Business/Strategic
Management & Methods
Necessity and Sufficiency Within and Without Spark James Gorlick, Basho
Intermediate
Big Data
NoSQL
The Tricky Part of Doing Tricky Things in your Data Model Karen Lopez, InfoAdvisors
Joey D'Antoni, Denny Cherry and Associates Consulting
Intermediate
Modeling
Data Strategy for Master Data Gene Boomer, CNO Financial Group, Inc.
Intermediate
Data Strategy
Master Data Management
Hard Core Data Profiling Laura Sebastian-Coleman, Cigna
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
How to Make Agile "Work" in Business Intelligence Projects Gil Benghiat, DataKitchen
Intermediate
Agile Data
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Modeling
Lunch 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Lunch & Learn 12:15 PM - 01:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Introducing SQT, the Semantic Query and Transformation Language Dave Duggal, EnterpriseWeb
Business/Strategic
Modeling
Conference Sessions 01:15 PM - 02:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Visualize Enterprise Data Graphically Corey L Lanum, Cambridge Intelligence
Intermediate
Big Data
NoSQL
Enterprise Data Catalog - A Case Study Jeremy Posner, Synechron
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Metadata
Agile Data Warehousing: Building a Virtualized ODS Kent Graziano, Snowflake Computing
Intermediate
Agile Data
Get the Right People on Your Big Data Bus Anne Buff, SAS Best Practices
Business/Strategic
Big Data
Management & Methods
Relational vs. NoSQL Design Patterns Sajee Mathew, Amazon Web Services
Introductory
NoSQL
Delayed Agonization: Using Semantic Technology to Reduce the Pain of Data Governance Dan Carey, Semantic Arts
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Taming the Wild - Implementing Governance for User Developed Application Gary Dugan, USAA
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Using Lean Tools for Data Modeling Estimates Bhaskar Uthanumalliah, Oregon Health Sciences University
Intermediate
Agile Data
Management & Methods
Modeling
Lessons from Information Governance Battleground - Real Problems and Solutions Sahil Gupta, PwC
Ananth Prabhu, PG&E
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Governance & Stewardship
FIBO: FIBO in Detail 01:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Gizmo's in the Loans Industry: MISMO and FIBO Michael Uschold, Semantic Arts
Lynn Calahan, Wells Fargo
Introductory
FIBO Conference
Using FIBO and BIAN to Enable Customer Centricity in a Digital Network Economy Avinash Patil, Tata Consultancy Services
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
Digging the Basics of FIBO and Its Potential Use Cases Scott Jeong, University of Toronto / Scotiabank
Business/Strategic
FIBO Conference
CDO Vision: Technology Innovation and Leadership 01:15 PM - 03:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Innovating in a Hybrid Data Environment Shawn Rogers, Dell Software
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Rethinking Your Data Infrastructure for Real-Time Opportunity Brian Crook, Verve Mobile
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
The CDO Stack - Using Technology to Enable Strategy Maksim Pecherskiy, City of San Diego
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
AI is About to Reshape the Workplace and Your Organization's Data Strategy Steve Ardire, Startup Advisor
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Room Change 02:00 PM - 02:15 PM
In Perspectives 02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
NoSQL and the Analytics, App, and API Economy Christopher Bienko, IBM
Intermediate
Data Strategy
NoSQL
Unstructured Data
Making Data Governance Real in the Enterprise – The Benefits of a Model Driven Approach Danny C Sandwell, ERwin Inc.
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Give your Analysts GPS Navigation for their Data Aaron Kalb, Alation
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Planning Makes Perfect: De-risking MDM Implementations in Advance through Full-Production Analytics Michael M. Ott, Innovative Systems, Inc.
Business/Strategic
Master Data Management
From Lake to Reservoir - Harnessing Big Data’s Power for the Enterprise Tom Place, First Data
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
Data Strategy
Industry and Business Trends
Coffee Break 02:45 PM - 03:00 PM
In Perspectives 03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Intro to Graph: Why, When, How? Alaa Mahmoud, IBM
Introductory
NoSQL
Data Excellence for the Digital Enterprise David Quirk, SAP
Introductory
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Metadata Management and Active Data Governance for both Data Warehouse and Data Lake Architectures Christian Bremeau, Meta Integration Technology, Inc.
John Friedrich, Meta Integration Technology, Inc.
Intermediate
Metadata
“Where’s the Data?” The Role of Metadata in Enabling the Transformation to a Data-driven Business Roland Bullivant, Silwood Technology Limited
Business/Strategic
Metadata
Practical Application of Ontologies in a Typical IT Environment James Cerrato, Adaptive Inc
Pete Rivett, Adaptive Inc
Introductory
Metadata
FIBO: FIBO in Detail (continued) 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Best Practices and Lessons Learned in Extending FIBO for Financial Control, Product Control, and Risk Elisa Kendall, Thematix Partners LLC
Evren Sirin, Complexible Inc.
James R Rhyne, Thematix Partners LLC
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
Application of FIBO in Master Data Management Mani Keeran, Franklin Templeton Investments
GiRyoong Ryoon Kim, Franklin Templeton Investments
Preeti Sharma, Franklin Templeton Investments
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
A Semantic Solution for Risk Data Aggregation Reporting Juan Sequeda, Capsenta
Mike G. Bennett, Hypercube Limited
Business/Strategic
FIBO Conference
Room Change 03:30 PM - 03:45 PM
CDO Vision: Enterprise Analytics Strategy 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Capability-Oriented Data and Analytics Strategy Jeff Gentry, Argo Group
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Strategy
Data Science Thinking for the Evolving Plethora of Applications Ilkay Altinas, San Diego Supercomputer Center
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Science
Leading Indicators of Big Data Success Kumar Srivastava, Bank of New York, Silicon Valley Innovation Center
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Conference Sessions 03:45 PM - 04:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Using Business Architecture to Create Business Excellence John A. Zachman, Zachman International
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Changing the Data Privacy Culture: Practical Strategies for Inspiring Data Stewards to Embrace Data Privacy Elizabeth L Wisnia, California Department of Education
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
PwC Canada's Sustainable Agile Analytics Journey Neil C Hepburn, PwC Canada LLP
Business/Strategic
Agile Data
The Future of Data Governance Michael G Miller, Independent
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Bridging the Gap with Business Data Objects Ron Huizenga, IDERA
Intermediate
Modeling
SQL-on-Everything with Apache Drill Tomer Shiran, Dremio
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
NoSQL
Establishing the CDO Agenda Peter Aiken, Data Blueprint
Linda Powell, CFPB
Intermediate
Data Strategy
Management & Methods
Engineering Management for Data Science Systems & Teams: Battle-Tested Best Practices David Talby, Atigeo
Intermediate
Management & Methods
Jump-start Your Data Governance and Information Quality CoE Program in Zero to 30 Days! Michael Davis, Cigna Healthcare
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
Big Data & Analytics: 3 Key Trends Larry Weber, IBM
Business/Strategic
Big Data
Cloud Computing
NoSQL
Exhibits & Reception 04:30 PM - 07:30 PM
CDMP Exam 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
DAMA San Diego Inaugural Meeting 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
CDMP Exam 06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
 
Wednesday, 4/20/2016
Special Interest Groups 07:30 AM - 08:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Round Table: Dimensions of Data Quality Industry Standard Dan Myers, DQMatters
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
Using Semantics to Enhance Police Body Camera Video Michael Doane, University of Washington
Product/Service Offering
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Cognitive-Aware Complexity Management of Large-Scale Conceptual Models Guylerme V. S. Figueiredo, Petrobras
Intermediate
Modeling
Nurses and their Role in Information Governance Krista Joy Casey, McKesson/Relay Health Intelligence
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Conference Sessions 08:30 AM - 09:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Lake or Data Warehouse? April Reeve, Reeve Consulting LLC
Joe Caserta, Caserta Concepts
Lakshmi Randall, Unabashed.io
Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies Ltd.
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Data Architecture
Laying the Data Groundwork to Predict Risk Trends around Worker’s Compensation Insurance Mitch Hamilton, Data Blueprint
Paul Hughes, Libertate Insurance
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Better, Faster, Strategic: Pick Any Three with the DMM Model Jeff Gentry, Argo Group
Melanie Mecca, CMMI Institute
Business/Strategic
Management & Methods
Big Data Management - Driving Insights and Innovation James M Macknik, Equifax
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
NoSQL Databases, Microservices, and Docker Containers Srini Penchikala, InfoQ
Intermediate
NoSQL
Data Strategy for the Cloud Era Sacheen S Punde, SQUARED Methods Corporation
Business/Strategic
Cloud Computing
Data Strategy
Conceptual Modeling for Data Vaults Clifford Heath, Infinuendo
Graeme Port, Infinuendo
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Modeling
Implementing a Metadata Repository and Strategy at Very Low Cost Dennis Manieri, AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies
Daniel W Ryan, AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies
Intermediate
Metadata
Delivering Data Governance through Shared Services and Certification Program Eyal Almog, MetLife
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
FIBO Conference: Evolving FIBO Tooling 08:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
FIBO Tools Path Dennis Wisnosky, EDM Council
Business/Strategic
FIBO Conference
Applying FIBO to Architecture: Key Enterprise Benefits Realized Jim Logan, No Magic
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
Harmonizing Diverse Derivative and Entity Data for Powerful Analytics using FIBO: Proof of Concept for State Street Bank Mike Lubansky, Dun & Bradstreet
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
Using FIBO and Open Data to Discover Relationships Atanas Kiryakov, Ontotext
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
CDO Vision: Scaling and Sustaining the Data Culture 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Getting in Front on Data Quality Thomas Redman, Data Quality Solutions
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Governance as a Force Multiplier Michael Servaes, British Army
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Creating a Culture of Information Literacy Jason Fishbain, University of Wisconsin
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Strategy
Conference Sessions 09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Governance Lessons Learned The Hard Way: Panel Of Experience Anne Buff, SAS Best Practices
Janet Lichtenberger, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Jeff Gentry, Argo Group
Kelle O'Neal, First San Francisco Partners
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Agile in Government – Hippo in a Tutu or How to Make Large Organizations More Flexible to Change Corinna Martinez, TurningPoint Global Solutions, LLC
Business/Strategic
Agile Data
Management & Methods
Journey to Customer Mastery through Systems of Engagement Mehmet Orun, Salesforce
Advanced
Master Data Management
Metadata is ‘Not’ a Technical Term Anymore Ron Klein, Klein Admonition
Business/Strategic
Metadata
Back to the Basics: Secure Design Principles Ted Harrington, Independent Security Evaluators
Intermediate
Security
Transforming an Application-based IT Organization into a Data-driven Service Provider Sanjay Shirude, Accel BI
Intermediate
Management & Methods
Healthcare Analytics with an Enterprise Data Lake Jans Aasman, Franz Inc
Parsa Mirhaji, Albert Einstein College of Medicine & Montefiore Medical Center
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
NoSQL
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Lessons Learned from 8 Years of Using NoSQL Mike Bowers, LDS Church
Business/Strategic
NoSQL
Dealing With Executive Attention Span Disorder (EASD) in Your Long-Running Enterprise Data Program Grant Sutton, Datasource Consulting
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
Begin your Data Quality Program with a Success (or if you eat the elephant a bite at a time, which byte comes first?) W. Michael Armbruster, Jeffco Schools
Curtis E Lee, Jeffco Schools
Business/Strategic
Data & Information Quality
Coffee Break 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Conference Sessions 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Managing the Tension Between Taxonomy and Technology Kristin Homer, Access Sciences Corporation
Jenny Ammerman, Access Sciences Corporation
Intermediate
Metadata
The Elephant in the Cloud Ashish Thusoo, Qubole
Introductory
Cloud Computing
NoSQL
How to Capture Your Management's Attention and Kick-Start Your Information Quality Program Leveraging IQScoring Rodney Schackmann, Intel
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
Big Data Investments Have Been Made, But What's Next? Kenneth Viciana, Equifax
Joe Caserta, Caserta Concepts
Kelle O'Neal, First San Francisco Partners
Robert J. Abate, Smart Data Architects, LLC
Business/Strategic
Big Data
Why do Enterprise Data Warehouses Take So Long, Cost So Much and Too Often Cannot Answer my Questions? Joe Oates, TimeXtender
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
Guerrilla Enterprise Data Management at the US Forest Service David Green, U.S. Forest Service
Kathleen Gundry, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Protecting PII (Personally Identifiable Information) Within Your Organization Catherine B. Nolan, Allstate Insurance Co.
Introductory
Security
Getting Started and Winning Them Over Jodi Morton, Freddie Mac
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
Management & Methods
Use Case Study on Different NoSQL Databases for Enterprise Applications Donovan Hsieh, eBay Inc.
Feng Qu, eBay Inc.
Advanced
NoSQL
Integrating Enterprise Architecture and Data Governance for Improved Agility Christopher Schnieper, American Express
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
FIBO Conference: Evolving FIBO Tooling (continued) 10:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
FIBO Tooling Evaluation Pete Rivett, Adaptive Inc
Introductory
FIBO Conference
Assessment and Extension of FIBO for Regulatory Compliance and Semantically Enriched Search Ralph Hodgson, TopQuadrant Inc
Dean Allemang, Working Ontologist, LLC
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
Enhancing Liquidity Risk Management with Semantics and FIBO Framework Sinan Baskan, MarkLogic Corporation
Business/Strategic
FIBO Conference
Adopting FIBO – a Practical Approach Toby Conrad, Smartlogic
Stuart Laurie, Smartlogic
Introductory
FIBO Conference
CDO Vision: The Top Data Job - Changing Minds and Maintaining Commitment 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
What CEOs Really Want From CDOs - And How to Deliver on It Cortnie Abercrombie, IBM
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Strategy
Breaking Old Data Paradigms Anthony J. Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Management & Methods
Mapping Roles and Structure to Organizational Needs for Ongoing Success Linda Powell, CFPB
Peter Aiken, Data Blueprint
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Conference Sessions 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Impact of Big Data, IoT, and Cloud-Based DW on DW Architecture & Modeling Decisions at Large Enterprises Kevin Schofield, ADRM Software, Inc.
Business/Strategic
Big Data
Cloud Computing
Modeling
Hybrid Transactional/Analytical Processing with Spark and Cassandra Tim Berglund, DataStax
Intermediate
NoSQL
Information Governance in the Era of Big Data and Colossal Breaches Robert F. Smallwood, Institute for Information Governance
Intermediate
Governance & Stewardship
Assembling a Successful Data Science Team with What You’ve Got Kathy M Sonderer, Raytheon
Introductory
Data Science
Management & Methods
A New, Rigorous Taxonomy of Data Behavior and Quality Michael Scofield, Scofield Data Consulting
Advanced
Data & Information Quality
NoSQL Data Modeling with JSON Documents and the Object-Relational Impedance Mismatch Dan Myers, DQMatters
Intermediate
Modeling
NoSQL
Establishing Traceable Quality With Deep-Dive Data Lineage Ian Rowlands, ASG Technologies
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
Metadata
Making Sense of Fragmented Data Sources within a Big Data Analytics Hub David J Galbraith, Intel Corp.
Stacie Hall, Intel Corp.
Intermediate
Big Data
Data Supply Chains Lloyd Robinson, Robinson Ryan
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
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
Title Speakers Audience Track
Blockchain: What Is It and Why All the Hype? Christopher Betz, EDM Council
David Newman, Wells Fargo
Introductory
FIBO Conference
NEXEN Data & FIBO, Regulatory Compliant Enterprise Data Unification and Knowledge Graph Jacobus Geluk, BNY Mellon
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
CDO Vision: Information Asset Management - On both sides of the Balance Sheet 01:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Debt: A Powerful Metric for Sustaining EIM and DG John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
What's Your Data Worth? John Akred, Silicon Valley Data Science
Business/Strategic
Big Data
CDO Vision
Taking a Statistical Approach to Data Valuation Reuben James Vandeventer, Data Clairvoyance
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Emerging Data Liability Issues William Tanenbaum, Arent Fox LLP
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Industry and Business Trends
Conference Sessions (Professional Development focus) 02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Addressing the Data Management (and IT in General) Brain Drain: Or Do You Believe Y2K Was a Waste? Peter Aiken, Data Blueprint
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Using Science for Retirement Success Brian Alling, Vanguard
Business/Strategic
Data Science
Designing Outside of Yourself: Data Visualization without the Explanation Gregory Kaminski, MaassMedia, LLC
Intermediate
Business Intelligence and Analytics
DMBOK2 : the New Edition Deborah Henderson, DA Henderson Consulting
Susan Earley, Sears Holdings
Introductory
DAMA
How to be a Data Superstar Lee Edwards, Ford Motor Company
Intermediate
Management & Methods
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
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Semantic Bank with FIBO Shannon Walker, Deutsche Bank
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
FIBO and Schema.org Richard Wallis, Data Liberate
Christopher Regan, Caliber Media Group
Intermediate
FIBO Conference
Keynote Presentations (sessions run consecutively) 04:15 PM - 05:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Using Data Without Losing Your Soul Karla Carter, Bellevue University
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
FIBO Conference
Governance & Stewardship
Industry and Business Trends
Changing a City with Data Science and Story Telling Ben Wellington, I Quant NY
Business/Strategic
CDO Vision
Data Science
FIBO Conference
NoSQL
 
Thursday, 4/21/2016
Conference Sessions 08:30 AM - 09:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
How to Grow a Billion Dollar Product: A Case Study in Agile Analytics for a Major Pharmaceutical Product Launch. Chris Bergh, DataKitchen
Gil Benghiat, DataKitchen
Business/Strategic
Agile Data
Harnessing Enterprise Architecture to Build a Master Data Architecture Flor R. Aguilar, Bank of Mexico
Introductory
Master Data Management
Big Complex Data: A Forward Looking Case Study from China Wang Yong, Alibaba Corp
Xuebo Zhao, Alibaba Group
Intermediate
Big Data
Industry and Business Trends
Picking Winners: Solving Real-World Problems with Hadoop, Spark, and Polyglot Persistence Vladimir Bacvanski, SciSpike
Technical (may include code)
Big Data
NoSQL
The Data Diet -- A New Methodology for Peak Performance Scot McGee, Zero 1 Solutions
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Management & Methods
Agile Schema Management with Model Doc Tom Spitzer, EC Wise, Inc.
Technical (may include code)
Agile Data
Modeling
NoSQL
Data Transparency & Governance in the Analytics Supply Chain Mark Marinelli, Lavastorm
Business/Strategic
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Governance & Stewardship
Panel Discussion: Enterprise Data Quality Issue Management and Data Stewardship Joel P. Amick, TIAA
Chris Sheridan, TIAA
Lakshmi Randall, Unabashed.io
Laura Sebastian-Coleman, Cigna
Introductory
Data & Information Quality
Governance & Stewardship
Big Data Architecture Made Easy Mike King, Dell
Intermediate
Big Data
Data Architecture
NoSQL
Coffee Break 09:15 AM - 09:30 AM
Conference Sessions 09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Modeling for NoSQL Databases Dan Myers, DQMatters
Karen Lopez, InfoAdvisors
Theodore S. Hills, LexisNexis
William Lyon, Neo Technology
Introductory
NoSQL
The Power of "Why" in Your Data Strategy Shiyloh Duncan-Becerril, California Department of Education
Business/Strategic
Data Strategy
How to Talk Data to Non-Data People Jill Camper, DST
Introductory
Management & Methods
Great Music, Great Costumes, Can’t Dance! Jim Jameson, Noah Consulting
Business/Strategic
Governance & Stewardship
Effort Definition - How to Survive and Deliver Business Results Mark Ouska, Thought Magic, LLC
Business/Strategic
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Applying Library and Information Science Disciplines to DMBOK Knowledge Areas Susan E Von Fruke, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
Intermediate
DAMA
The Big Mix: Strategically Blending Data with Information to Discover New Value Cynthia Barr, Thomson Reuters
Pramod Bohra, Thomson Reuters
Advanced
NoSQL
Semantics for Enterprise Data
Improving Data Culture Through The Data Stewardship Program Kyra Augustyn, Government of Ontario
Charene Gillies, Government of Ontario
Introductory
Governance & Stewardship
Room Change 10:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Closing Keynote 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
TOWN HALL: Solving the Big Issues Thomas Redman, Data Quality Solutions
Business/Strategic
Industry and Business Trends
Management & Methods
Break for Lunch - Note that Lunch will NOT be served this day 11:45 AM - 01:00 PM
Advanced Seminars (continue to Friday morning) 01:15 PM - 04:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
S1: A Roadmap To The Data-Driven Enterprise – Rapid Provisioning of Trusted Data As A Service Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies Ltd.
Advanced
Big Data
Data Architecture
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
S2: Crafting Compelling (and True) Data Stories Kimberly Nevala, SAS Best Practices
Bree Baich, SAS
Business/Strategic
Management & Methods
S3: Introduction to Machine Learning Brian Sletten, Bosatsu Consulting, Inc.
Technical (may include code)
Data Science
S4: Building a Modern Big Data Enterprise: Hadoop, Spark, and Beyond Vladimir Bacvanski, SciSpike
Intermediate
Big Data
Cloud Computing
NoSQL
S5: Data Modeling for NOSQL and SQL Theodore S Hills, LexisNexis
Intermediate
Modeling
NoSQL
S6: Advanced Data Governance: How Programs and Roles Evolve Over Time Robert S. Seiner, KIK Consulting/TDAN.com
Advanced
Governance & Stewardship
 
Friday, 4/22/2016
Seminars and Workshops (continuing from Thursday) 08:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
S1: A Roadmap To The Data-Driven Enterprise – Rapid Provisioning of Trusted Data As A Service (Continued) Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies Ltd.
Advanced
Big Data
Data Architecture
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
S2: Crafting Compelling (and True) Data Stories (Continued) Kimberly Nevala, SAS
Bree Baich, SAS
Business/Strategic
Management & Methods
S3: Introduction to Machine Learning (Continued) Brian Sletten, Bosatsu Consulting, Inc.
Technical (may include code)
Data Science
S4: Building a Modern Big Data Enterprise: Hadoop, Spark, and Beyond (Continued) Vladimir Bacvanski, SciSpike
Intermediate
Big Data
Cloud Computing
NoSQL
S5: Data Modeling for NOSQL and SQL (Continued) Theodore S Hills, LexisNexis
Intermediate
Modeling
NoSQL
S6: Advanced Data Governance: How Programs and Roles Evolve Over Time (Continued) Robert S. Seiner, KIK Consulting/TDAN.com
Advanced
Governance & Stewardship
Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM