Conference Agenda

PRE-CONFERENCE TUTORIALS and Conference Sessions - June 11, 2018
7:30-
8:30
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30-
10:00
T1:
Getting Started with Data Governance and Data Stewardship

Malcolm Chisholm
Chief Innovation Officer
First San Francisco Partners

T2:
Data Governance Value and Sustainability - 4 Case Studies to Learn From

John Ladley
Chief Delivery Officer
First San Francisco Partners

T3:
How to Save a Failing Data Governance Program

Robert S. Seiner
President/
Publisher
KIK Consulting/
TDAN.com

T4:
Designing Data Governance & Metadata into Your Data Strategy

Donna Burbank
Managing Director
Global Data Strategy, Ltd

T5:
A Roadmap for Building a Successful Data Quality Program: How to Get Started, and How to Assess and Improve What You Have

John Talburt
Professor
University of Arkansas at Little Rock

T6:
An In-depth Review of Data Governance and Big Data Tools

Sunil Soares
Founder & Managing Partner
Information Asset

10:00-
10:15
Coffee Break
10:15-
11:45
Morning Tutorials Continue
11:45-
12:00
Room Change
12:00-
12:30
Sponsored Sessions - Data Governance and Data Quality Solutions
SAP EIM Solutions Help Deliver Information Excellence

Sue Waite
Senior Director
SAP Center of Excellence
&
Mustafa Dadawalla, CSCP
Manager, Global Data Quality
Corning Optical Communications

Modern Asset Catalogs - The Stepping Stone to AI

Bill Lobig
VP
IBM Watson Data & AI

Data Governance is Dead

Stan Christiaens
Co-founder and CTO
Collibra

12:30-
1:30
Lunch
1:30-
3:00
T7:
Keeping the Momentum Going in your Data Quality Program

Peter Aiken
Founder and President
Data Blueprint

T8:
Driving Data Governance from a Business Viewpoint: Best Practices, Direction and Advice

John Ladley
Chief Delivery Officer
First San Francisco Partners

T9:
Governing the Business Vocabulary, Cataloguing and Mapping of the Business Terms and Critical Data Elements (CDE)

Lowell Fryman
Services Capability Principal
Collibra

T10:
How an Award Winning Data Governance Program Shows Value with Data Governance and Data Quality Metrics

Michele Koch
Director, Enterprise Data Intelligence
Navient
&
Barbara Deemer
VP Financial Systems and Chief Data Steward
Navient

T11:
Today’s Data Lakes: Data Governance at Ocean-Scale

Anthony Algmin
Independent Consultant

T12:
Data Governance Meets Psychology 101 - How to Influence Individuals Within Organizations

Mike McMorrow
Principal
MMM Data Perspectives Ltd

3:00-
3:15
Coffee Break - Sponsored by DAMA International
3:15-
4:45
Afternoon Tutorials Continue
4:45-
5:00
Room Change
5:00-
5:45

 



Conference Sessions
Industry Special Interest Groups
HEALTHCARE
FINANCIAL
PUBLIC SECTOR
ENERGY
INSURANCE
A Journey of Data Governance in Healthcare!

Wendy Bezotte
Data Governance Program Manager
University of Michigan Medical School
&
Patrick Day
Process Manager, Data Governance Office
Cleveland Clinic
&
Kyle Kerbawy
Enterprise Data Architect
University of Michigan Health Information Technology & Services

How to Introduce Acceptable Data Governance and Data Quality to a Major Bank

Vladislav Repta
Head of BI
Ceska sporitelna, a.s
&
Peter Kmet
DQ Manager
Ceska sporitelna, a.s

Winning the Battle for Data Governance at the Department of Interior Office of Natural Resources Revenue

John Hovanec
Program Manager & Data Governance Officer
Office of Natural Resources Revenue
&
Ryan Jordan
Chief Data Steward
Office of Natural Resources Revenue

Considerations in Governing an Internet of Things Data Lake

Mariela Botella
Data Governance Advisor
ExxonMobil
&
Sunil Soares
Founder and Managing Partner
Information Asset

The Evolution of Amica's Architecture Review Board

Donald LeMay
Data Governance Analyst
Amica Mutual Insurance
&
Sheila Embree
Lead Data Governance Analyst
Amica Mutual Insurance

CONFERENCE DAY 1 - June 12, 2018
7:30-
8:30
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:35-
8:20
The Data Governance Professionals Organization (DGPO) Annual Summer Meeting
Mind Your P's to Manage Your Q's: How Policies and Procedures
Can Help Keep Everyone on Their Best Behavior

Anne Buff
VP Communications
Data Governance Professionals Organization

8:30-
8:40
Welcome
8:40-
9:20
Keynote
Advice from a Chief Data Officer

James Tyo
Chief Data Officer
Nationwide

9:20-
9:50
Keynote
Connect at the Data Layer and Transform your Business

Helen Arnold
President
SAP Data Network

9:50-
10:15
Coffee Break
10:15-
11:00
BAM! Kicking Data Governance Up a Notch!

Anne Buff
Advisory Business Solutions Manager
SAS

 

 

Implementing an Effective Data Governance Communication Plan

Steve Zagoudis
CEO
MetaGovernance

Lessons Learned from Implementing Data Governance and Metadata Programs at AIG

David Williams
Head of Data Governance,
Standards and Risk
AIG
&
Richard Pluschau
Head of Data Governance & Information Management
AIG General Insurance
&
Marichelle Tanag
Head of Data Management
Controls and Practices
AIG

 

Data Stewardship Journey: Awakening and Reinventing a Dormant Program

Amirah Fayek
Manager, Corporate Planning and Performance
The Canadian Medical Protective Association

To Infinity and Beyond - Expanding your Data Governance Influence

Cynthia Parsons
Consultant, IT Data & Analytics
Nationwide
&
Scott Peachey
Sr. Consultant, IT Data and Analytics
Nationwide

Business Transformation Requires Data Transformation

Rex Ahlstrom
Chief Strategy Officer
BackOffice Associates

11:00-
11:15
Room Change
11:15-
12:00
Data Management in A Changing Data World: Now, Next and the Future

Michael Smith
SVP, Head of Data Strategy, Governance & Privacy- US Consumer
Citi Bank

 

Re-unifying Your Metadata Silos: The Road to Better Enterprise Data Governance
How Dun & Bradstreet's Enterprise Data Governance Team is Solving this Real World Problem

Kevin Shannon
Global Head of Enterprise
Data Governance
Dun & Bradstreet
&
Philippe Bettler
Director Business Ontology
Dun & Bradstreet

The Lost Art of Data Profiling: Best Practices, Tips & Tricks

Bob Conway
Data Architect
Information Engineering Associates

Driving Data Governance in the Agile Development Lifecycle

Ted Curran
Senior Director, Chief Data Governance Officer
UPMC Insurance Services Division

Expanding Data Governance Beyond Compliance

Danny Sandwell
Director of Product Marketing
erwin, Inc.

Best Practices for Monetizing Data for Business Transformation

Danielle Grossi
Head of Business Development, North America
SAP Data Network

12:00-
12:15
Room Change
12:15-
12:45
Sponsored Sessions - Data Governance and Data Quality Solutions
Optimizing Data Supply Chains with Conceptual Metadata: Clean Solutions for Messy Business Models

Reuben Vandeventer
Founder, Data Clairvoyance Group
& Chief Data Strategist
Infogix
&
Adam Wragge Vigiano
Sr. Data Strategy Consultant
Data Clairvoyance

Connected Data Governance: Addressing YADS (yet another data silo) and Avoiding YAMS (yet another metadata silo)

Ralph Hodgson
CTO
TopQuadrant

10 Do's and Don'ts of Data Governance

Michael Berard
Strategic Manager, Data Management
Experian Data Quality

Developing a Maturity Model for Data Quality Processes

Vincent Deeney
Technical Director Data Governance & Data Quality
Information Builders

12:45-
1:45
Lunch
1:45-
2:15
Keynote
Converting Compliance to Competitive Advantage

Scott Buckles
Business Unit Executive
IBM North America Business Analytics and Unified Governance Solutions Sales

2:15-
2:30
Room Change
2:30-
3:15
It is All about People- How JLL has been Building up Data Leaders to Meet Digital Challenges

HoChun Ho
Global Head, Data Governance and Management
JLL

Leveraging Data Debt - a Powerful Concept for Proving the Value of Data Management and Data Governance

John Ladley
Chief Delivery Officer
First San Francisco Partners

 

Enabling Data Discovery and Analytics through Curation in a Federated Environment

Kathy Rondon
Chief Operating Officer
The Reports & Requirements Co

Mastering Provider - How to Define & Control your Critical Data

Shannon Fuller
Director Data Governance
Gray Matter Analytics

Take a Peek at My Dirty Bits: Data Quality Challenges in the 21st Century

Richard Dudley
Data Architect
Quicken Loans

 

Where Are You on the Governance Journey? Let's Figure it out Together!

Brian Mayer
Unified Governance & Integration Practitioner
IBM Analytics
&
Mark Lynch
Information Governance - Information Integration Solution Representative
IBM Analytics

3:15-
3:30
Room Change
3:30-
4:00
Sponsored Sessions - Data Governance and Data Quality Solutions
The erwin EDGE

Danny Sandwell
Director of Product Marketing
erwin, Inc.

Popular Approaches to Data Lineage: Stop Guessing & Start Understanding

Jan Ulrych
Senior Technology Advisor
MANTA

Crowdsourced Information Governance

Matt Wagnon
Senior Director Global Product Strategy
BackOffice Associates

The Value of an Assessment

Nancy Couture
Senior Director, Delivery Enablement
Datasource Consulting

4:00-
4:45
Ice Cream Break and Exhibits Open
4:45-
5:30  
Sorry About That, eh! Data Governance and Quality Strategies: Real World Implementation and Lessons Learned and Culture Change in a Canadian Federal Government Context

Darren Goodyear
Assistant Director, Data Governance Team, Immigration
Refugees and Citizenship Canada

A Lawyer, a Salesperson and the Operations Guy Walk into a Bar . . . and, Next Generation Data Projects Emerge

Jonathan Adams
Research Director
DATUM
&
Lynn Scott
Co-Chair, Health Care Technology & Innovation Practice
Polsinelli PC

Lessons Learned on Building a Useful Business Glossary

Kevin Crog
Data Manager
WRG Insurance

The GDPR Deadline is Past- Now What?

Malcolm Chisholm
Chief Innovation Officer
First San Francisco Partners


Successful Implementation and Evolution of a Data Governance Program

Susan Yamin
Enterprise Data Governance Director
Ally Financial Inc.

CSI: Data Management - Or, what we learned on the way to CRM with Data Governance

Sam Zamora
Master Data Architect
PIMCO

 

 

5:30-
7:30
Exhibits and Reception
CONFERENCE DAY 2 - June 13, 2018
7:30-
8:30
Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:45-
8:15
Zen with Len
What Does Zen Have to do With Data Governance. The Answer is "Everything". Find Out Why

Kensho Len Silverston

8:30–
9:15
Data at the Speed of Light: Iterative, Enabling Data Governance that Supports Agile Culture

Barbara Forth
Information Technology Executive
B4th Consulting
&
Colleen Kirtland
Director
Pacific Life

When Worlds Collide: Governance During a Corporate Acquisition

Judith Okapal
Sr. Analyst
Boehringer Ingelheim
&
Les Hyde
Head of Demand Management
and Data Governance
Boehringer Ingelheim

Protecting Data Quality with Lossy or Uncertain Sources

Tim Musgrove
CTO
Callisto Media Publishing

Governing the Machine (hint: Machines are People Too)

Kimberly Nevala
Director, Business Strategies
SAS Best Practices

PANEL
Best Practices for Sustaining a Data Governance Program from Experienced Practitioners

Moderator:
Len Silverston
President
Universal Data Models

Panelists:
Shannon Fuller
Director Data Governance
Gray Matter Analytics
&
Susan Yamin
Enterprise Data Governance Director
Ally Financial Inc.
&
Michael Smith
SVP, Head of Data Strategy, Governance & Privacy - US Consumer
Citi Bank
&
Cynthia Parsons
Consultant, IT Data & Analytics
Nationwide

9:15-
9:30
Room Change
9:30-
10:15
Keynote
Winner of the Annual DGPO Data Governance Best Practice Award

Kevin Shannon
Global Head of Enterprise Data Governance
Dun & Bradstreet

10:15-
11:00
Break and Exhibits Open
11:00-
11:30
Sponsored Sessions - Data Governance and Data Quality Solutions
What Did Your Data do Last Night?

Matt Crittenden
North American Information Governance Specialist
IBM
&
Mark Hensley
North American Information Governance Specialist
IBM

How to be Successful in the Post GDPR Landscape - Building a Strategy Customers and Auditors Love

Jonathan Adams
Research Director
DATUM

Better, More Accurate Analytics . . . Get a Single View of Your Data in Just 30 Days

Michael Ott
Senior Vice President
Innovative Systems, Inc.

Pragmatic GDPR - Single View of Person

Michael Hiskey
Columnist, Author and CMO
Semarchy
&
Robin Peel
Senior Customer Success Consultant
Semarchy

11:30-
11:45
Room Change
11:45-
12:30
Data Governance: From Chaos to Harmony

Shawn Houston
VP of Global Data Governance
JLL

 

 

Embedding Privacy and Data Protection Principles/Controls into Existing Development Life Cycles

Mike Tibodeau
Data Protection Operations Manager
Cisco
&
Lisa Bobbitt
Privacy Architect
Cisco

Data Quality at Western Digital: Thinking Long Term, While Starting Small

Christopher Paskins, Sr.
Mgr. Enterprise Data Quality
Western Digital

SCL Health's Data Governance Journey

Angela Maes
Director of HIM Systems and Data Analytics
SCL Health
&
Kimberly Bemiss
Manager of HIM Data Analytics
SCL Health

Operational Data Monitoring & Metrics - A Practical Approach

Stephanie Grimes
Shared Info Support Manager
Freddie Mac
&
Matthew Dean
Shared Info Support, Senior
Freddie Mac
&
Van Lin
Shared Info Support Director
Freddie Mac

12:30-
1:45
Lunch
1:45-
2:30
Powering Information through MDM

Fred Krimmelbein
Enterprise Data Architect
Discovery, Inc.

Poor Data Quality is just a Symptom – Leading an Organizational Transformation Case Study

Donald Jenkins
GM/VP Global Utility Bill Management
EnerNOC
&
Andrew Rosenbush
Senior Business Systems Analyst
EnerNoc
&
Elizabeth Lewis Kucko
Principal Analyst
EnerNoc

Automating Information Governance: Leading Practices and Realities

Allen Lazzara, Sr.
Information Governance Consultant
Aflac
&
Tera  Ladner
Director of Information Governance
Aflac

Well to Fountain:  Harnessing Governance and Quality

Melanie Mecca
Director of Data Management Products and Services
CMMI
&
Lisa Williams
Manager, Office of Data Management
Arizona Department of Water Resources

How Organization are Using Data Catalogs to Lift their Data out of the Fog

Alex Gorelik
Founder and CEO
Waterline Data

Operationalizing Data Governance at Scripps Health One Domain at a Time

Jimm Johnson
Data Governance Program Manager
Scripps Health

2:30-
2:45
Room Change
2:45-
3:30
Data Governance Development: There’s a Tool for That!

T'Pring Westbrook
Senior Research Associate
The Annie E. Casey Foundation
&
Allison Meisch
Senior Research Associate
James Bell Associates
&
William Lash
President
Chirality Capital Consulting

Data Governance Quick Start Combining an Initial Assessment with Implementation

Nancy Couture
Senior Director, Delivery Enablement
Datasource Consulting

Building an Effective Master Data Index

David Loshin
President
Knowledge Integrity

Business Relevance: the Key to a Successful Data Strategy

Dana Grisham
Solution Architect
Sandia National Laboratories

A Master Patient Index Journey: How Far One Organization Has Come to Embrace Patient Safety and Quality

Tommie L Lawrence
Manager
Sharp Healthcare

Data Governance Opportunities Abound - How to Begin, Implement and Plan What's Next

Ron Davis
Director - Information Practice, Governance
Prolifics

3:30-
3:45
Coffee Break
3:45-
4:30
KEYNOTE PANEL
Emerging and Future Trends in Data Governance

Moderator:
Anthony Algmin
Independent Consultant

Panelists
Anne Buff
VP Communications
DGPO
&
Sunil Soares
Founder and Managing Partner
Information Asset
&
Ho Chun Ho
Global Head, Data Governance and Management
JLL
&
Rex Ahlstrom
Chief Strategy Officer
BackOffice Associates


POST-CONFERENCE TUTORIALS - June 14, 2018
7:00-
8:30
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30-
10:00
W1:
Comprehensive Conflict Management Framework For Data Governance

Len Silverston
President
Universal Data Models

W2:
Operationalizing Data Governance and Data Quality

David Loshin
President
Knowledge Integrity

W3:
7 Essential Artifacts for a Successful Data Governance and Data Quality Program

David Marco
President
EWSolutions

10:00-
10:30
Coffee Break
10:30-
12:00
Tutorial Continues Tutorial Continues Tutorial Continues
12:00-
1:00
Lunch
1:00-
2:30
Tutorial Continues Tutorial Continues Tutorial Continues
2:30-
2:45
Coffee Break
2:45-
4:15
Tutorial Continues Tutorial Continues Tutorial Continues
 
Seminars - June 14, 2018
7:00-
8:30
Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30-
10:00
A Complete Guide To Data Stewardship

David Plotkin
Director of Metadata Services
MUFG

Ten Steps to Quality Data

Danette McGilvray
President and Principal
Granite Falls Consulting, Inc.

10:00-
10:30
Coffee Break
10:30-
12:00

Seminar Continues

Seminar Continues

12:00-
1:00
Lunch
1:00-
2:30

Seminar Continues

Seminar Continues

2:30-
2:45
Coffee Break
2:45-
4:15

Seminar Continues

Seminar Continues

 
Seminars Continue - June 15, 2018
7:00-
8:30
Continental Breakfast
8:30-
10:00
A Complete Guide To Data Stewardship

David Plotkin
Director of Metadata Services
MUFG

Ten Steps to Quality Data

Danette McGilvray
President and Principal
Granite Falls Consulting, Inc.

10:00-
10:15
Coffee Break
10:15-
12:00

Seminar Continues

Seminar Continues

12:00-
1:00
Lunch
1:00-
2:30

Seminar Continues

Seminar Continues

2:30-
2:45
Coffee Break
2:45-
4:15

Seminar Continues

Seminar Continues