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Robert S. Seiner John Ladley Kendle A. Des Rosiers Carolyn Lewis Mikitaka Hayashi   Janet Lichtenberger

Data Governance & Data Quality Track

This track is recommended for any business or IT executive who needs to understand the data requirements for an effective Data Governance and Data Quality program.

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Adaptive has been in the market for more than a decade providing comprehensive, extensible, scalable metadata repository products and services. These support a range of data management initiatives including data governance and stewardship, business glossary, model management, enterprise architecture and improving the quality of business intelligence solutions.

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The Data Governance Professionals Organization (DGPO) is a newly formed international non-profit, vendor neutral, association of business, IT and data professionals dedicated to advancing the discipline of data governance. The DGPO provides a forum that fosters discussion and networking for members and seeks to encourage, develop and advance the skills of members working in the data governance discipline.


08:30 AM - 11:45 AM
AM3: Good (Data Governance) to Great (Data Governance) Robert S. Seiner, KIK Consulting/
  AM4: Statistical Process Improvement in Data Quality & Data Integration Andres Perez, IRM Consulting, Ltd. Co.
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Accelerating Data Governance and Improvement through Intelligent Automation Rich Flynn, Global IDs
  There’s Data Everywhere! Implications for Enterprise Data-driven Initiatives Arthur Smith Jr, Harte-Hanks Trillium Software
01:30 PM - 04:45 PM
PM3: Compliance-Driven Information Management and Governance John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
06:00 PM - 06:50 PM
Councils, Commissions and Committees, Oh my! Finding the Yellow Brick Road to Data Governance in a Federated Higher Education System Eva L. Smith, Edmonds Community College
Carmen McKenzie, Washington State Board for Community & Technical Colleges
  Case Study: Project Data Governance for Oil & Gas Industry - A Multi-Billion Dollar Journey to Data Quality Mikitaka Hayashi, JGC Corporation
  Financial Services SIG Pamela Colbert, Data Governance Consulting
07:30 AM - 08:20 AM
Knocking Down the Barriers to Data Governance Success: Lessons Learned from the DGPO Michael Jennings, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Robert S. Seiner, KIK Consulting/
Pablo J Riboldi, Church of Jesus Christ
Kira Chuchom, Microsoft
Anne Marie Smith, Alabama Yankee Systems, LLC
Steven Zagoudis, MetaGovernance Inc.
  Tagging Data Governance Issues in a Hospital by Using a Logic Data Business Model Erik van der Velde, UMCG
10:20 AM - 11:10 AM
"Operationalizing Enterprise Data Quality" - Leveraging an Enterprise Business Repository To Meet Regulatory Compliance Challenges Pete Rivett, Adaptive, Inc.
Jojy Mathew, Deloitte Consulting
Dan Daly, PNC
11:20 AM - 12:10 PM
Information Governance in the Era of Big Data David Corrigan, IBM
  A View into BlackBerry's Data Governance Portal Kendle A. Des Rosiers, BlackBerry
01:30 PM - 02:20 PM
Data Architecture and Data Governance - The Not so Siamese Twins in IT Luminita Vollmer, Thrivent Financial
02:40 PM - 03:10 PM
Using the Adaptive Metadata Manager to Create Simplicity Out of Complexity James Cerrato, Adaptive, Inc.
07:30 AM - 08:20 AM
Developing and Implementing Data Policies and Standards to Manage Data as an Enterprise Asset Janet Lichtenberger, Walgreens Boots Alliance
08:30 AM - 09:20 AM
Graphic Techniques for Profiling & Understanding Production Data Michael Scofield, Scofield Data Consulting
  Data Governance - An Evolutionary Tale Carolyn Lewis, UnitedHealth Group
  Running a Large Commercial Data Asset - a Look behind the Curtain at Matthias Zeller,
10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Maximize Return On Data Through Holistic Data Governance Rob Karel, Informatica Corp
11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Practical Data Governance Sue Geuens, INFOSYS Limited
  Fact Based Data Quality Assessment Stanislav Georgiev,
08:30 AM - 09:20 AM
How to Govern Database Security at a Targeted Organization Pablo J Riboldi, Church of Jesus Christ
  Creating and Managing a Quality Master Data Supply Chain Peter R. Benson, ECCMA
09:40 AM - 10:30 AM
Seeding and Cultivating Better Data Management through Governance and Stewardship – Top Down, Bottom Up and Beyond Kira Chuchom, True Data Value, LLC
  Creating and Selling an Enterprise Information Management Strategy Andrea Thomsen, Moneygram
  How Do I Secure My Data? First, Find and Categorize Your Sensitive Data (a Practical Approach) Laura Guilbert, PwC
Vincent K Su, PwC
01:15 PM - 04:30 PM
S2: Achieving Sustainability in a Data Governance Program Kelle O'Neal, First San Francisco Partners

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