W Fort Lauderdale • Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Practical Approaches and Success Stories

The Premier Event on Data Governance

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Learn and network from the experts and your peers at other organizations

Endorsed by:
The Data Governance Professionals Organization (DGPO)



  • Real world case studies
  • Lessons learned panels
  • How to Forum and Special Interest Groups
  • Sessions designed for the experienced data governance professional as well as for beginners
  • Immediate takeaways

Topics include:

  • How to get started in data governance
  • Data governance 101
  • Best practices
  • Operationalizing data stewardship and data governance
  • How to effectively handle politics and cultural issues
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Data governance career paths
  • Big data governance
  • Data governance and unstructured data
  • Metadata governance
  • MDM and data governance
  • How to determine data governance ROI
  • Basel II and data quality
  • Metrics and measurements for showing the value of your data governance program
  • Communications in data governance
  • Evaluation criteria for data governance software tools
  • Extending project level governance programs to enterprise data governance
  • Overcoming roadblocks for successful data governance

NEW for 2013

  • 7 New Tutorials
  • A day dedicated to MDM and Data stewardship

Featured Speakers

David Loshin
David Loshin

Maria Villar
Maria Villar
  Kimberly Nevala
Kimberly Nevala
Walid el Abed
Walid el Abed
  Robert S. Seiner
Bob Seiner
  Malcolm Chisholm
Malcolm Chisholm
John Ladley
John Ladley
  Kelle O’Neal
Kelle O’Neal
  Michael Atkin
Michael Atkin
Len Silverston
Len Silverston

What Attendees Have Said About the Data Governance Winter Conference:

“I liked that this conference is primarily user-led, not vendor-driven. I felt the sessions offered real value from real people.”
-Brent Heaton, Data Architect

“Very thought-provoking, many cross-pollination points, alignment of disciplines, new insights, good conversations.”
Duncan Munro, Technology Program Manager

So much valuable info and a great experience overall!”
-Lori Quickel, Senior Data Management Analyst

"Very useful mostly from hearing the specifics from other implementations."
- Ann Hartry, Manager

“First time attendee and was above my expectations. I'm now on the business side and user of the data and this was helpful to me.”
Tab Harris, Manager

“Very valuable, pertinent to our organization.”
Scott Tucholka, Data Steward

“First DG Conference, definitely coming back!”
James Kurpick, Mgr, Data Governance and Data Quality


Interested in Sponsoring?
Please contact Davida Berger at davida@debtechint.com
or call (973) 632-0138.

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Email events@dataversity.net

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