Agenda At-a-Glance

Full Schedule Mon, Nov 13 Tue, Nov 14 Wed, Nov 15 Thu, Nov 16

Wednesday, 11/15/2017

Conference Sessions

08:30 AM - 09:20 AM Wed, Nov 15
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Symmetry in Modeling Approaches: Taking Advantage of Parallel Structures Across Entity-Relationship, Data Vault, JSON, the Data Lake, and API Design
Speakers
William C Brooks, Hortonworks
Audience
Case Study
Track
Data Lakes
Enterprise Information Architecture
Title
Why I Ignored Ontologies and Graph DB and Why You Shouldn't
Speakers
Mark Ouska, Semantic Arts
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Data-Centric Architectures
Ontology Design and Engineering
Title
Data Models: The Blueprint for Enterprise Data Governance
Speakers
Ron Huizenga, IDERA
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Data Governance
Title
Master Data Management for Pragmatists
Speakers
Mark Avallone, S&P Global Market Intelligence
Hamish Brookeman, S&P Global Market Intelligence
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Data & Application Integration
Master Data Management

Conference Sessions

09:30 AM - 10:20 AM Wed, Nov 15
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Embedding Data Governance into a Development Project
Speakers
John Ladley, First San Francisco Partners
Audience
Business
Track
Data Governance
Title
A Simplified Model of Semantic Relationships for Enhancing Clinical Decision Support
Speakers
Craig Stanley, Elsevier
William Dowling, Elsevier
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Track
Enterprise Semantics
Title
Transparent Data Lakes as a Starting Point for Trusted AI
Speakers
Alan Morrison, PwC
Brian M Stein, PwC
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Data Lakes
Data-Centric Architectures
Title
The Property Graph - A New Model for Metadata
Speakers
John Singer, SingerLinks Consulting
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Metadata
Title
Positioning Master Data Management as the Centerpiece of Your Data Architecture
Speakers
Frank Cerwin, Data Mastery Inc.
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Master Data Management

Coffee Break & Exhibits

10:20 AM - 10:50 AM Wed, Nov 15

Exhibits Open

10:20 AM - 04:15 PM Wed, Nov 15

Conference Sessions

10:50 AM - 11:40 AM Wed, Nov 15
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Knowledge Bases as a Data Platform: How to Effectively Manage Complex, Heterogeneous Data
Speakers
Benjamin Nussbaum, AtomRain
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Track
Data-Centric Architectures
Knowledge Management
Title
Data Modeling Using AQL
Speakers
Peter Gates, Categorical Informatics, Inc.
Audience
Technical (may include code)
Track
Data & Application Integration
Title
Enterprise Architecture and a Federated Model for Data Governance
Speakers
Irina M Brinza, RBC
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Data Governance
Title
Metadata Architecture: Strategy and Tactics to Support Business Data Ownership
Speakers
George Yuhasz, Johnson & Johnson
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Metadata
Title
Master Data in the Data Lake
Speakers
Gene Boomer, Protective Insurance
Audience
Case Study
Track
Master Data Management

Conference Sessions

11:50 AM - 12:40 PM Wed, Nov 15
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
What Does the CEO Expect from Data-Driven Change? Engaging Effectively and Traps to Avoid
Speakers
Paul Rosenberg, Tertia Oculus Business Synergies
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Data Strategy
Organizational Structure and Roles
Title
Analytics Architecture - Myths and Realities
Speakers
Kasu Sista, The Wisdom Chain, LLC
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Analytics Architecture
Title
The Convergence of Data Modeling and Data Governance
Speakers
Jeffrey Giles, Sandhill Consultants
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Metadata
Title
Data as Service in an Ever-Changing Data Landscape
Speakers
Rajul Rastogi, Nagra
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Data & Application Integration

Lunch and Roundtable Discussions

12:40 PM - 02:00 PM Wed, Nov 15

Conference Sessions

02:00 PM - 02:50 PM Wed, Nov 15
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Is Performance Still important?
Speakers
Joe Chang, QDPMA
Audience
Technical - Advanced
Track
Big Data Architecture
Title
Operational MDM and Self-Service Data Governance Architecture
Speakers
Atul Jain, Eccella Corp
Audience
Case Study
Track
Master Data Management
Title
Data Architecture at the Times of "Schema on Read"
Speakers
Igor Ikonnikov, Manulife / John Hancock
Brian M Stein, PwC
Dave McComb, Semantic Arts Inc.
Ron Huizenga, IDERA
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Data-Centric Architectures
Title
Is the Data Lake Just the Data Warehouse Revisited?
Speakers
Tamara Dull, SAS Best Practices
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Data Lakes

Conference Sessions

03:00 PM - 03:50 PM Wed, Nov 15
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Multi-Model Data Management for Busting Data Silos
Speakers
David Cassel, MarkLogic
Audience
Technical - Introductory
Track
Agile Data
Data-Centric Architectures
Title
Use of Automated Tools for Data Governance Discovery
Speakers
Phil H Teplitzky, H P Marin
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
Data Governance
Title
Designing an Architecture Enabling Self-Service BI and Analytics
Speakers
Richard Sherman, Athena IT Solutions
Audience
Technical - Intermediate
Track
Analytics Architecture
Title
Zoning a Data Lake
Speakers
Robert Nocera, NEOS, LLC
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Big Data Architecture

Coffee Break & Exhibits

03:50 PM - 04:15 PM Wed, Nov 15

Closing Panel Discussion

04:15 PM - 05:00 PM Wed, Nov 15
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Perspective Is Worth 80 IQ Points
Speakers
Anthony Shaw, DATAVERSITY
Anthony J Algmin, Uturn Data Solutions
Dave McComb, Semantic Arts Inc.
George Yuhasz, Johnson & Johnson
Mehmet Orun, Salesforce
Tamara Dull, SAS Best Practices
Audience
All - General Audience
Track
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