Governance & Stewardship Track

Sponsored by DGPO.  Featured Speakers in this track include:
This Governance & Stewardship track at EDW is conducted under the sponsorship of the Data Governance Professionals Organization (DGPO).  As the field of Data Governance program evolves, key new themes to be covered at this year's conference include Big Data, regulatory pressures, data-in-motion, organizational culture change and the role of the Chief Data Officer. 

Sponsored By:


The Governance & Stewardship Track is sponsored by the Data Governance Professionals Organization.

Attendance discounts are available to DGPO members (contact for details).


02:30 PM - 05:45 PM
W2: A Practical Approach to Implementing a Global Data Management Program Janet Lichtenberger, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Michael F Jennings, Walgreens Boots Alliance
  W3: Data Governance Cataloging and Mapping of the Business Vocabulary Lowell W Fryman, Collibra
  W5: DP202: Data Privacy through the Information Governance & Quality Lens Daragh O'Brien, Castlebridge
Katherine O'Keefe, Castlebridge Associates
08:30 AM - 11:45 AM
AM4: Turning the Ship - Establishing Data Governance in a Decentralized Organization Dan Paolini, Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services
  AM5: Creating a Data Governance Operating Model: Roles and Responsibilities for Effective Governance and Stewardship Kelle O'Neal, First San Francisco Partners
01:30 PM - 04:45 PM
PM3: Measuring the Success and Value of Data Governance and Management John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
  PM4: Operationalizing an End-to-End Data Governance Program Using Software Tools Sunil Soares, Information Asset
05:15 PM - 06:00 PM
The Princess Bride Effect Katherine O'Keefe, Castlebridge
07:30 AM - 08:15 AM
The Europeans are Coming! How Changes in EU Data Privacy Laws will Affect Global Business Daragh O'Brien, Castlebridge
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Making a Business Case for Enterprise Data Governance and Stewardship: A Real Roadmap Karen Akens, Data Blueprint
Sara Willovit, Verizon
01:15 PM - 02:00 PM
Delayed Agonization: Using Semantic Technology to Reduce the Pain of Data Governance Dan Carey, Semantic Arts
  Taming the Wild - Implementing Governance for User Developed Application Gary Dugan, USAA
  Lessons from Information Governance Battleground - Real Problems and Solutions Sahil Gupta, PwC
Ananth Prabhu, PG&E
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Making Data Governance Real in the Enterprise – The Benefits of a Model Driven Approach Danny C Sandwell, ERwin Inc.
  Give your Analysts GPS Navigation for their Data Aaron Kalb, Alation
03:45 PM - 04:30 PM
Changing the Data Privacy Culture: Practical Strategies for Inspiring Data Stewards to Embrace Data Privacy Elizabeth L Wisnia, California Department of Education
  The Future of Data Governance Michael G Miller, Independent
  Jump-start Your Data Governance and Information Quality CoE Program in Zero to 30 Days! Michael Davis, Cigna Healthcare
07:30 AM - 08:15 AM
Nurses and their Role in Information Governance Krista Joy Casey, McKesson/Relay Health Intelligence
08:30 AM - 09:15 AM
Big Data Management - Driving Insights and Innovation James M Macknik, Equifax
  Delivering Data Governance through Shared Services and Certification Program Eyal Almog, MetLife
09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Data Governance Lessons Learned The Hard Way: Panel Of Experience Anne Buff, SAS Best Practices
Janet Lichtenberger, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Kelle O'Neal, First San Francisco Partners
Jeff Gentry, Argo Group
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Integrating Enterprise Architecture and Data Governance for Improved Agility Christopher Schnieper, American Express
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Information Governance in the Era of Big Data and Colossal Breaches Robert F. Smallwood, Institute for Information Governance
04:15 PM - 05:30 PM
Using Data Without Losing Your Soul Karla Carter, Bellevue University
08:30 AM - 09:15 AM
Data Transparency & Governance in the Analytics Supply Chain Mark Marinelli, Lavastorm
  Panel Discussion: Enterprise Data Quality Issue Management and Data Stewardship Joel P. Amick, TIAA
Laura Sebastian-Coleman, Cigna
Chris Sheridan, TIAA
Lakshmi Randall,
09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Great Music, Great Costumes, Can’t Dance! Jim Jameson, Noah Consulting
  Improving Data Culture Through The Data Stewardship Program Kyra Augustyn, Government of Ontario
Charene Gillies, Government of Ontario
01:15 PM - 04:30 PM
S6: Advanced Data Governance: How Programs and Roles Evolve Over Time Robert S. Seiner, KIK Consulting/
08:30 AM - 11:45 AM
S6: Advanced Data Governance: How Programs and Roles Evolve Over Time (Continued) Robert S. Seiner, KIK Consulting/