Treatments > How-to (but not a case study)


Sunday, 4/5/2009
Workshops 03:30 PM - 06:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
W2: Facilitation Workshop Anne Marie Smith, Alabama Yankee Systems, LLC
Introductory
Communication & Collaboration
W3: Data Modeling Challenges Steve Hoberman, Steve Hoberman & Associates
Advanced

Modeling
W5: The Art (and Science) of Diagramming: Communicating Effectively Using Diagrams Daniel Moody, University of Twente
Intermediate
Communication & Collaboration
Modeling
W6: Business Transformation Methodologies Brett Champlin, Association of BPM Professionals
Intermediate
Management & Methods
W10: Enterprise Data Management: 7 Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make Karen Lopez, InfoAdvisors
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
In the Real World
Night School 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
MDM and Data Governance Organizations John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
Intermediate
For Business Only
Governance & Stewardship
Data Classifications - The Need for Data Security - A Starting Point Manish Malhotra, bimethods
Leena Dalvi, Freddie Mac, VA
Introductory
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Metadata Applications: Scoping Meta Data Repository Possibilities Pete Stiglich, EWSolutions
Advanced
Metadata
Project Management
 
Monday, 4/6/2009
Tutorials 08:30 AM - 04:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
T2: Universal Patterns: Blueprints for Data Modeling Len Silverston, Universal Data Models, LLC
Paul Agnew, Universal Data Models, LLC
Advanced

Modeling
T4: Data Warehouse Architectures Krish Krishnan, Sixth Sense Advisors Inc
Intermediate
Data Warehousing & BI
Enterprise Architecture
T5: Data Strategy for Business Leadership John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
Business
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
For Business Only
T7: Building The Enterprise Information Management Function Malcolm Chisholm, Askget.com Inc
Introductory
Dataversity
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
T9: Real World Data Services for SOA James Bean, SOA Lightning
Intermediate
Dataversity
Service Oriented Architectures
T10: Leading Data Management Teams: Improving Individual and Team Performance Maureen Clarry,
Lorna Rickard, CONNECT: The Knowledge Network
Intermediate
In the Real World
Management & Methods
Night School 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Converting an Abstract Entity/Relationship Model into a Relational Database Design Dave Hay, Capgemini Financial Services USA, Inc.
Introductory
Dataversity
Modeling
Fast Track to Develop a Service-Oriented Data Architecture Deborah Le Monde, IBM
Intermediate
Management & Methods
Service Oriented Architectures
Emergent Analytics - Semantic SOA Michael A. Lang, Revelytix, Inc.
Advanced
Semantic Technology
Service Oriented Architectures
 
Tuesday, 4/7/2009
10:15 Sessions 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Managed Information Environment - Foundation For Services Robert Abate, Intellisys, Inc.
Introductory
Dataversity
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Issues Forum: Addressing Internationalization and Localization Issues in Enterprise Data Karen Lopez, InfoAdvisors
Christopher M Bradley, IPL
Gwen Thomas, IFC, Part of the World Bank Group
John Glaubitz, Vertex Inc.
Introductory
Data & Information Quality
Issues Forum
11:30 Sessions 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Metadata Integration with Change Management for Popular ETL and BI Tools John Friedrich, Meta Integration Technology, Inc.
Christian Bremeau, Meta Integration Technology, Inc.
Intermediate
In the Real World
Metadata
Websheets - Web-based Data Integration of Spreadsheets Eric Miller, Zepheira
Uche Ogbuji, Zepheira
Advanced
Data & Application Integration
New Ideas and Technologies
3:15 Sessions 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Verbish Models: How to Coax Semantics into Your Data Models Ronald G. Ross, Business Rule Solutions, LLC
Advanced

Modeling
Crowdsourcing: People are Smart, When Computers are Not Sharon Chiarella, Amazon Web Services
Introductory
Data & Information Quality
New Ideas and Technologies
Business Intelligence Runs the Business Peggy Schlesinger, Intel Corporation
Intermediate
Data Warehousing & BI
Enterprise Architecture
Incorporating Syndicated Data into Your Information Management Environment William McKnight, Lucidity Consulting Group
Intermediate
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Management & Methods
 
Wednesday, 4/8/2009
Early Sessions 07:15 AM - 08:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
A Soup of Standards - Where to Drink? Pete Rivett, Adaptive
Advanced

Modeling
A Roadmap for Master Data Management Lawrence D. Bell, Sungard Global Services
Intermediate
Master Data Management
Project Management
8:30 Sessions 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
If I Could Keep Time in a Model...II Richard Hecht, HECHT Business Architects
Intermediate

Modeling
Metadata in the Unstructured Textual Data Warehouse: Why it is More than a Business Glossary Lowell Fryman, Genesee Academy
Introductory
Data Warehousing & BI
New Ideas and Technologies
Teaching The Elephant To Dance - Agile Methods and Practices for Business Intelligence William McCrosky, IBM
Advanced
Data Warehousing & BI
Project Management
The Data Architect's Job in the SOA Environment Luminita Vollmer, Thrivent Financial
Advanced
Project Management
Service Oriented Architectures
10:00 Sessions 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Improving Information Quality using Lean Six Sigma Methodology Atul Borkar, Intel Corporation
Guillermo Rueda, Intel Corporation
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
Project Management
11:15 Sessions 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) Information Products Jim Goetsch, School Specialty, Inc.
Intermediate

Service Oriented Architectures
Data Modeling For Data Governance Marcie Barkin Goodwin, Axis Software Designs
Intermediate
Management & Methods
Modeling
Issues Forum: Ethical Handling of Data: Not Just a Business Problem Deborah Henderson, DA Henderson Consulting
Anne Marie Smith, EWSolutions, Inc.
Intermediate
Issues Forum
Professional Development
1:15 Sessions 01:15 PM - 02:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Universal Data Quality: The Key to Deriving Business Value from Corporate Data Stefanos Damianakis, Netrics
Business
Data & Information Quality
For Business Only
Beyond Data Warehousing - Next-Generation Investments in Metadata Peter Aiken, VCU/Data Blueprint
Intermediate
Data Warehousing & BI
New Ideas and Technologies
What's Going On?: CEP/ESP in the Enterprise Brian Sletten, Bosatsu Consulting, Inc.
Intermediate
Enterprise Architecture
New Ideas and Technologies
More Than Just Models - Developing and Delivering a Working Data Management Service Dagna M Gaythorpe, Wipro Consulting
Introductory
Management & Methods
Modeling
Show Me the Money - Applying Agile Principles to Data Warehousing Development to add Incremental Business Value Mike Heinrich, WestJet
Chris Sorensen, WestJet
Introductory
Data Warehousing & BI
Project Management
Issues Forum: Opportunities for Semantic Technologies within Enterprise Data Management Tony Shaw, DATAVERSITY
David Wood, Zepheira
Kevin S. Lynch, Central Intelligence Agency
Sanjiva Nath, zAgile
Business
Data & Application Integration
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Issues Forum
Master Data Management
New Ideas and Technologies
Semantic Technology
5:30 Sessions 05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Bringing It Together With Information Integration Through Metadata Standards Judith Newton, Ashton Computing & Management Services, LLC
Intermediate
Data & Application Integration
Metadata
 
Thursday, 4/9/2009
8:30 Sessions 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
A Global Open Standard for Building Your Controlled Vocabulary Ronald Schuldt, Lockheed Martin
Intermediate
Dataversity
Enterprise Architecture
What to Do When Data Professionals Disagree? A Framework for Effective Conflict Management Len Silverston, Universal Data Models, LLC
Introductory
Communication & Collaboration
In the Real World
Context Awareness Services as a Means to Enable Information Discovery and Access Bryan Aucoin, Alanthus Associates, Inc.
Advanced
Data & Application Integration
New Ideas and Technologies
9:50 Sessions 09:50 AM - 10:50 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Rationalization: The Next Step in Semantic Resolution Pete Stiglich, EWSolutions
Advanced

Semantic Technology
Deploying a Business Intelligence Initiative in a Compliance and Regulatory-Driven World Steven Zagoudis, MetaGovernance
Intermediate
For Business Only
Governance & Stewardship
Practicing Information Architecture to Improve Data Quality, Build Better Systems, and Reduce Costs Leon Bernal, Freddie Mac
Xinhua Deng, Freddie Mac
Intermediate
Enterprise Architecture
In the Real World
Issues Forum: Keeping Data Modeling Relevant Today Christopher M Bradley, IPL
Greg Keller, Embarcadero Technologies
Karen Lopez, InfoAdvisors
Len Silverston, Universal Data Models
Malcolm Chisholm, Askget.com Inc
Intermediate
Issues Forum
Modeling
Seminars 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
S1: Building the Business Case for Information Quality and Data Governance Danette McGilvray, Granite Falls
Intermediate
Data & Information Quality
For Business Only
S3: Data Mashups Peter Aiken, VCU/Data Blueprint
Intermediate
Data & Application Integration
New Ideas and Technologies
S4: Defining a Balanced Scorecard for Data Management C. Lwanga Yonke, Independent
Advanced

Management & Methods