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27 July 2017 DAMA News & Conferences


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DAMA Sponsored Conferences

There are number of DAMA Sponsored conferences coming up this fall. Please feel free to pass this information on to other DAMA Chapter members. See the information below:

Data Governance Financial Services Conference
5-6 October 2017, Jersey City, New Jersey

The Westin Jersey City Newport

The ONLY conference dedicated entirely to data governance and financial services.

We hope you can join DAMA members for real world case studies, presentations and tutorials from the experts and successful data governance practitioners. Sessions designed for the experienced data governance professional as well as for beginners. Takeaways that can be used immediately at your organization.


Award Winning Data Governance; Joel Lutz, Head Enterprise Data Governance and Privacy
The Vanguard Group

Panel: Tips from the Trenches - Lessons Learned from Successful Practitioners in Implementing Data Governance

Moderator: Michele Koch, Director of Enterprise Data Intelligence, Navient

Lynn O'Connor, Group VP Enterprise Data Governance, M&T Bank
Joel Lutz, Head Enterprise Data Governance and Privacy, The Vanguard Group
Michael Randall, Director, Finance Data Governance, Nationwide
Kevin Shannon, Global Head Enterprise Dun and Bradstreet

Conference Tutorials:

  • Successfully Meeting the Challenge of the New Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR); Malcolm Chisholm, First San Francisco Partners

  • Successful Data Stewardship in Financial Services; David Plotkin. MUFG

  • Governance Artifacts for Financial Organizations; Robert S. Seiner, KIK Consulting /

  • Data Governance in a Box for DFAST and CCAR Compliance; Sunil Soares, Information Asset, LLC

  • Successful Data Governance for Data Lakes in Finance; Malcolm Chisholm, First San Francisco Partners

  • How to Develop Data Quality and Data Governance Metrics; Barbara Deemer & Michele Koch, Navient

Conference Topics and Highlights

  • Case Studies from Dun and Bradstreet, Nationwide, TIAA, Vanguard, Navient, TD Bank, M&T Bank, Fannie Mae and JP Morgan Chase

  • How to be successful with Data Governance and Data Stewardship in Financial Services

  • How to develop an award-winning Data Governance program

  • Fintech and Financial Services

  • Data Governance Artifacts for Financial Services

  • Best Practices for DFAST, BCBS239 and CCAR Compliance

  • Data Governance and Data Quality Metrics

  • Governing the Data Lake in the Financial Sector

  • How to Comply with GDPR

  • Utilizing linked data technologies to improve data governance

Discount for DAMA Members

$150 when registering for the full event or $100 when registering for either October 5th or October 6th

Enter Code DAMA150 when registering

Register by September 5th for the full event and save up to an additional $200

Register 2 and Get A Free Registration for a Team Member!

For every two people from your organization that pay and register for the entire event by September 5th you will receive a free registration for a 3rd team member!

For the full agenda, detail abstracts and registration please visit the conference website


Enterprise Architecture Conference and BPM Conference Europe 2017

16-19 October 2017, London

These are Europe’s only co-located conferences on Enterprise Architecture and BPM and provide you with a unique opportunity to discover the latest approaches and innovative ideas to EA, BPM and Business Architecture and benefit from the synergies between them.  This conference provides an unparalleled networking opportunity for Enterprise Architects, BPM Professionals and Business Architects from across Europe and beyond.

The Conferences are Designed by Practitioners for Practitioners. The conferences are therefore centred on first hand stories on EA, BPM and Business Architecture in practice.  And, by focusing on the people who know EA, BPM and Business Architecture best – the Practitioners themselves - they are always an excellent reality-check on where EA, BPM and Business Architecture are today, and where they are going to next.

Focus on End-User Case Studies. Take an inside look at the success and challenges behind real-world Enterprise Architecture, BPM and Business Architecture implementations. Case studies and contributors include: Shell, Prudential, Bayer, Centrica, Zurich Insurance, Southern Scottish Electric, European Investment Bank, Capita Transformation, Reckitt Benckiser Group, Canada Life, Orange Poland, NFU Mutual, PFA Pension, Kuwait Oil Company, Yorkshire Building Society, Crown Prosecution Service, Capgemini Norway, Henley Business School, Cambridge Assessment, KCOM, City of Malmö Sweden, Lørenskog Municipality Norway, Victoria Public Services, Tatra Banka, Jordão Cooling Systems, McKinsey & Company, National Treasury Management Agency, HU University of Applied Science Utrech, Vesta Corporation

Five Conference Tracks Focusing on Company Case Studies. Choose from more than 70 sessions, with 2 tracks on Enterprise Architecture, 2 tracks on BPM and 1 track on Business Architecture. Whether you are just getting started or looking for more advanced knowledge you will find sessions that address issues you are facing and people who can advise you.

Conference Workshops. Choose from twelve pre-conference workshops and four post conference workshops on specific topics to get you quickly up-to-speed or fine tune your performance.

DAMA International Members discount 10% - Quote discount code DMI10

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