Agenda at a Glance

7 November 2016 - CONFERENCE HALF DAY WORKSHOPS
09:30-12:45        Morning Workshops
DW/BI
Workshops
Enterprise Data
Workshops
Big Data
   Workshop   
Designing the Logical Data Warehouse
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
The Key to Big Data Modelling: Collaboration
Len Silverston, President, Universal Data Models
Data Science in Action
Jos van Dongen, Principal Consultant, Tholis Consulting
Master Data Management
William McKnight, Consultant, McKnight Consulting Group
Carrying out a Data/ Information Maturity Assessment
Sue Geuens, Head: Data Standards & Best Practice, Barclays & President, DAMA International
Getting Our Heads into the Clouds: Infinitely Scalable Data Management
Anthony Algmin, Chief Data Officer, Uturn Data Solutions
What is Quality Data, and Why Do We Need It?
Sophie Angenot, Managing Partner, QuaData
Big Data Platform Fundamentals – New Infrastructure in Your Analytical Ecosystem
Mike Ferguson, Managing Director, Intelligent Business Strategies
14:00-17:15        Afternoon Workshops
DW/BI
Workshops
Enterprise Data
Workshops
Big Data
   Workshop   
Introducing Agile Business Intelligence Sustainably: Implement the Right Building Blocks in the Right Order
Raphael Branger, Senior BI Solution Architect, IT-Logix AG
Modeling for SQL and NoSQL
Kenneth Hansen, Managing Consultant, Analyticdomain Ltd
Getting Ready for the General Data Protection Regulation – An EIM2.0™ Approach
Daragh O Brien, Managing Director, Castlebridge
From Vision to Capabilities: Effective Building Blocks for Information Centric Organisations
Jan Henderyckx, Managing Partner, Inpuls
Creating Better Business Diagrams
Glen Bell, Director, Visual Explanations
All Roads Lead to Data Funding
Gwen Thomas, Corporate Data Advocate, IFC/World Bank Group
Jennifer Trotsko, Head, Data Governance Office Office, IFC/World Bank Group
Sana Al-Hajj, Manager, IFC/World Bank Group
Building Professional Competencies for Information Management Practitioners
Chris Bradley,
Information Strategist, Data Management Advisors Ltd, DAMA CDMP Fellow & President, DAMA UK
Big Data Technology and Use Cases
William McKnight, Consultant, McKnight Consulting Group
08:30-09:30 Registration, 11:00-11:15 Break, 12:45-14:00 Lunch, 15:30-15:45 Break
8 November 2016 - CONFERENCE DAY 1 and EXHIBITS
08:00-09:00 Registration
09:00-09:10 Joint Conference Chair Introductions
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
Sue Geuens, DAMA International
09:10-10:00 KEYNOTE: Leading Digital Strategy – Enterprise Data as an Asset
Sakari Jorma, CDO & CTO, Talenom
10:00-10:25 Break and Exhibits
  DW/BI DW/BI Enterprise Data Enterprise Data Big Data
10:25-11:15 Strategies for Consolidating Enterprise Data Warehouses and Data Marts into a Single Platform
William McKnight, Consultant McKnight Consulting Group
Data Management, Analytics and People – An Eternal Golden Braid
Peter Thomas, Head Of Data Management Insurance, peterjamesthomas.com Ltd
Progressing an Enterprise Wide Data Accountability Structure From the Design Stage to Operational Effectiveness – Case Study from Yorkshire Building Society Group
Ellie Fitzpatrick, Data Governance Manager, Yorkshire Building Society Group
Bethany Lancaster, Senior Data Governance Analyst, Yorkshire Building Society Group
Turning the Telescope - Humans as Data Systems
Mike Culley, Chartered and Occupational Psychologist
How is Big Data Changing the Paradigm of Sports
Valéry Bollier, CEO, OulalaGames Ltd
11:20-12:10 Gaining Business Value from The Internet of Things (IoT) and Critical Human Factors
Len Silverston, President, Universal Data Models
The Benefits of a Data Virtualisation Solution: from Data Vault to SuperNova and Beyond
Jos Kuiper, IT Enterprise Architect, Volkswagen Pon Financial Services
It's all Just Data Governance Isn't It?
Garry Manser, Head of Data Governance, Visa Europe
Information Architecture as a Driver for Enterprise Data Integration at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma
Martin Fleming, Enterprise Architect, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
Rainer Remenyi, Enterprise Architect, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
Right Sizing Big Data
Michelle Teufel, Strategic Change Leader - Business and Technology Transformation for the Digital Age   
12:10-13:40 Lunch and Exhibit
12:40-13:05 PERSPECTIVE SESSIONS
Taming the Data Lake
Mark Pritchard, Sales Engineering, Denodo
Data Lakes and Master Data Management
Michal Klaus, CEO, Ataccama
13:10-13:35 PERSPECTIVE SESSIONS
Data Governance - slim and simple
Tomas Barta, Co-founder, SEMANTA
To Gain Maximum Business Value Out of Your (BIG) Data
Ed Wrazen, VP Product Management EMEA, Trillium Software
Dominic Tomey, Commercial Director, Trillium Software
13:40-14:30 KEYNOTE: Fast Data: The Next Frontier of Big Data
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
14:35-15:25 “Little Data" - Gaining Sustainable Insight Through Self-Service BI
Jan Henderyckx, Managing Partner, Inpuls
The Sexiest Job of the 21st Century: How to Become a Data Scientist
Jos van Dongen, Principal Consultant, Tholis Consulting
How to Survive the CEO’s Trough of Disillusionment with Data
Roberto Maranca, Managing Director Enterprise Data, GE Capital
Data Quality – A Different Perspective
Neil Storkey, Independent Consultant
Palash Banerjee, Associate Partner, IBM
Architectures for Big Data Analytics
Markus Helfert, Senior Lecturer, Dublin City University
15:25-15:50 Break and Exhibit
15:50-16:40 Migrating our Enterprise DW from "Traditional" to Data Vault Based
Zoltan Csonka, Head of DW, Generali
Gabor Gollnhofer, Principal Consultant, DMS Consulting
Modernising Data Architectures Using Data Virtualization for Agile Data Delivery
Dave Kay, Senior Data Consultant, Zurich UK General Insurance
Data Governance as a Force Multiplier
Lt Col Mike Servaes, Data Strategy, British Army
From Data Blind to Data Funded: The IFC/World Bank Group Story
Gwen Thomas, Corporate Data Advocate, IFC/World Bank Group
Jennifer Trotsko, Head, Data Governance Office, IFC/World Bank Group
Sana Al-Hajj, Manager, IFC/World Bank Group
Panel: Riding the Elephant: the Governance of Hadoop Environments
Moderator:
Brian McKenna, Business Applications Editor, Computer Weekly
Panellists:
Alasdair Anderson, EVP Data Engineering, Nordea Bank
Mike Ferguson, Managing Director, Intelligent Business Strategies
William McKnight, Consultant, McKnight Consulting Group
Luca Olivari, Chief Data Officer, Contactlab
16:45-17:05 Lightning Sessions
1) What if Data...., Jan Henderyckx, Inpuls
2) Pie Charts are Evil, Glen Bell, Director, Visual Explanations
3) Speak Up and Thrive, Lee Edwards, Ford Motor Company
4) There is No “Them", Anthony Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
17:05-17:35 KEYNOTE: Data Science and the Panama Papers
Mar Cabra, Editor, Data & Research Unit, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ)
17:35-18:30 Drinks Reception and Exhibit
   
9 November 2016 - CONFERENCE DAY 2 and EXHIBITS
09:00-10:00 KEYNOTE: Scaling out Data Operations in a Global Bank
Alasdair Anderson, EVP Data Engineering, Nordea Bank
Bert Oosterhof, EMEA Field CTO, Trifacta
Dr. Richard Harmon, Director, EMEA Financial Services, Cloudera
10:00-10:30 Break and Exhibit
  DW/BI DW/BI Enterprise Data Enterprise Data Data Innovation
10:30-11:20 How to Accelerate Towards a Data-driven Business
Dr. Salman Taherian, Global Head of Data Innovation, Reed Exhibitions Ltd.
Is Data Warehouse Automation a Necessity?
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
Fostering Data Babies - Engaging a Younger Generation of Information Professionals
Tony Mazzarella, Analytics Solutions Architect & Data Governance Lead,
Financial Services Industry
Data Quality Distilled: An Essential Guide for Data Management Professionals
Jon Evans, Information Strategist, EQUILLIAN
Building a Data Infrastructure for a Smart City
Rutger Rienks, Program Manager, City of Amsterdam
11:25-12:15 The Trials, Tribulations and Successes of Building an Enterprise Customer Data Warehouse
Sophie Holland, Royal Mail
Integrating Big Data Analytics into a Self-Service BI Environment
Mike Ferguson, Managing Director, Intelligent Business Strategies
Become a Data Superhero
Rob Zagey, Senior BI Analyst, STANLIB
Expert Panel: Building your Career in Data
Moderator: Mike Simons, Associate Editor for CIO.co.uk, ComputerworldUK and Techworld, IDG
Panellists:
Peter Segal, Managing Partner, Ogilvie & Associates
Ken Mulkearn, Principal, Incomes Data Research
Alasdair Anderson, EVP Data Engineering, Nordea Bank
MDM in Financial Institutions - and What's Next?
Lukas Mazanek, Head of Data & Information Competence Center, Raiffeisenbank
12:15-13:45 Lunch and Exhibit
12:45-13:10 Perspective Sessions
Create BI Success with Effective Dashboards
Carl Edwards, Senior BI Consultant, Yellowfin
13:15-13:40 Perspective Sessions
DAMA International and the DAMA Chapters - A Perspective
Sue Geuens and Chris Bradley, DAMA
The 5 Must Do's for Guaranteed Data Governance Success
Patrick Dewald, Director, Diaku Limited
Darius Clayton, Director, Diaku Limited
13:45-14:35 How to Make Business Tools People Want to Use and Actually Use Well: a Case Study in BI Tool Design from Zipcar
Will Sprunt, Head of Analytics, Zipcar International
Knowing What to do by Using Data from the Future
Håkan Edvinsson, CTO, Informed Decisions

The Journey to a Data-Driven Culture at Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Ian Wallis, Head of Data, Analytics & Insight (DA&I), Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO)
From Small Experiments to Viable Data Governance
Petr Podany, Head of Data & Analytics, Sberbank CZ
The Data Renaissance: Leading Your Business to the Modern Age
Anthony Algmin, Chief Data Officer, Uturn Data Solutions
14:40-15:30 Analyze Yourself!
Jos van Dongen, Principal Consultant, Tholis Consulting
Taking the Internet of Things Beyond Data to Actionable Insights
Hylke Peek, Consultant Performance Monitoring, The Backbone
Niels Naglé, Data Solution Consultant/Trainer, Info Support
The Quality in Master Data Quality
Dana Julinschi, Master Data Governance & Projects Manager, Friesland Campina
Ethics in Information Management Practices
Katherine O'Keefe, Data Governance & Privacy Consultant, Castlebridge
Open Data I Love It!  But Not My Data, It’s Special
Lisa Allen, National Data Integrity Manager, Environment Agency
15:30-15:50 Break and Exhibit
15:50-16:50 CLOSING KEYNOTE: You Can Take It With You
Graeme Simsion, International Best-Selling Novelist (and Former Data Modeller)   
16:50-17:00 Conference Close
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
Sue Geuens, DAMA International
10 November 2016 - CONFERENCE FULL DAY WORKSHOPS
09:00-16:30
Maximising Business Value Using Predictive Analytics, Self-Service and Collaborative BI
Mike Ferguson, Managing Director, Intelligent Business Strategies
Making Enterprise Data Quality a Reality
Nigel Turner, Principal Information Management Consultant EMEA, Global Data Strategy 
Successful Implementation of a Master Data Management Programme
Malcolm Chisholm, Chief Innovation Officer, First San Francisco Partners
Preparation for the Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) Exams and Exams Leading to CDMP Certification
Chris Bradley,
Information Strategist, Data Management Advisors Ltd, DAMA CDMP Fellow & President, DAMA UK
10:30-10:45 Break, 12:15-13:15 Lunch, 14:45-15:00 Break