Michael Jennings is a recognised industry expert in enterprise architecture and information management. He has more than 25 years of information management experience in various industries. Jennings speaks frequently on enterprise architecture and information management concepts and practices at major industry conferences. He is a co-author of the book "Universal Meta Data Models" and a contributing author to the books "Building and Managing the Meta Data Repository" and “The DAMA Guide to the Data Management Body of Knowledge - DMBOK." He was recognised with the 2013 DAMA International Professional Achievement Award and as one of Information Management Magazine’s 25 Top Information Managers for 2012.