Agenda At-a-Glance

Full Schedule Mon, Oct 8 Tue, Oct 9 Wed, Oct 10 Thu, Oct 11

Wednesday, 10/10/2018

Keynote

08:30 AM - 09:20 AM Wed, Oct 10
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Comparing Data Platforms and Creating a Modern Data Architecture - Finding the Right Platform for Your Workloads
Speakers
William McKnight, McKnight Consulting Group
Audience
Business/Strategic
Introductory
Track
Analytics Architecture
Data Strategy

Coffee Break & Exhibits

09:20 AM - 09:40 AM Wed, Oct 10

Exhibits Open

09:20 AM - 06:30 PM Wed, Oct 10

Conference Sessions

09:40 AM - 10:40 AM Wed, Oct 10
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
A Holistic Approach to Data Management – How Does Fannie Mae Do It?
Speakers
Shanthi Pudota, Fannie Mae
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Enterprise Information Management (EIM)
Title
Notorious B.I.G. Data
Speakers
Andreas Heim, Unacast
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Big Data Architecture
Title
Architecting the Framework for Compliance & Risk Management
Speakers
Jonathan Adams, DATUM LLC
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Governance
Title
Stream Processing: The Secret Sauce for Operationalizing Machine Learning
Speakers
Steve Wilkes, Striim
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Machine Learning
Title
Architecting an Analytics Solution on Amazon Web Services
Speakers
Gabriel Villa, Datalere, LLC
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Cloud Computing
Title
How data-centricity helps to avoid silos
Speakers
Michael F. Uschold, Semantic Arts
Audience
Introductory
Track
Data-Centric Architectures

Conference Sessions

10:50 AM - 11:50 AM Wed, Oct 10
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Data Regions: Modernizing Your Data Architecture
Speakers
Evan J Levy, SAS
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Strategy
Title
Data Architecture’s Role in Data Quality
Speakers
Anthony J. Algmin, Algmin Consulting
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Data Governance
Organizational Structure and Roles
Title
Data Modeling Is Cool Again
Speakers
Gena Nelson, ONE Gas
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Modeling
Title
Case Study: Moving a Retailer from Traditional Stores to Online Supremacy
Speakers
Espen Langbråten, Europris
Audience
Case Study
Track
Data Strategy
Title
The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Master Data Management
Speakers
Dan French, Consider Solutions
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Artificial Intelligence
Title
Transitioning from Application Centric to Data Centric
Speakers
Mark Avallone, S&P Global Market Intelligence
Hamish Brookeman, S&P Global Market Intelligence
Audience
Case Study
Track
Data-Centric Architectures

Sponsored Discussions

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Wed, Oct 10

Lunch & Exhibits

01:00 PM - 02:00 PM Wed, Oct 10

Conference Sessions

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM Wed, Oct 10
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Monetize Your Data Program and Service: Achieve Full Expense Recovery
Speakers
Frank Cerwin, Data Mastery Inc.
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data Strategy
Title
Case Study on Building a Cloud-based Data Strategy and Big Data Foundation
Speakers
Sean Leahy, C4ADS
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Data Strategy
Title
Aligning Data Architecture & Data Governance for Practical Quick Wins
Speakers
Donna Burbank, Global Data Strategy, Ltd.
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Data Governance
Title
Solving the NoSQL Documentation Puzzle – IHG Case Study
Speakers
Venkat R Ryali, Intercontinental Hotels Group
Marcy Cunningham, Intercontinental Hotels Group
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Data Modeling
Title
Eventsourcing to the Cloud
Speakers
Adam Haines, HomeAway
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Cloud Computing

Sponsored Discussions

03:10 PM - 03:40 PM Wed, Oct 10

Coffee Break, Ice Cream & Exhibits

03:40 PM - 04:10 PM Wed, Oct 10

Conference Sessions

04:10 PM - 05:10 PM Wed, Oct 10
Title Speakers Audience Track
Title
Bringing People and Data Together for Better Data Architecture
Speakers
Harinder Singh, AB InBev
Kevin Schofield, ADRM Software
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Data-Centric Architectures
Title
Deconstructing the “House of Data”: Maturing a Foundational Enterprise Data Model While Serving Up Actionable Line-of-Business Views
Speakers
George Yuhasz, Keystone Foods
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Analytics Architecture
Data Governance
Data Strategy
Title
Emotionality & Design in Data Visualization: How We Tell Our Meaningful Story
Speakers
Christa D Williams, ServiceSource International
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Business Intelligence and Analytics
Title
Facing the new GIGM paradigm: Garbage In = Garbage Multiplied!
Speakers
Scott Taylor, Dun & Bradstreet
Monica Richter, Dun & Bradstreet
Audience
Business/Strategic
Track
Data Governance
Title
Big Data Application Architectures using Microservices, Containers and Cloud Computing
Speakers
Srini Penchikala, InfoQ
Audience
Intermediate
Track
Big Data Architecture
Title
RDBMS to GraphDB in Three Steps
Speakers
Mark Ouska, Semantic Arts
Audience
Technical (may include code)
Track
Ontology Design and Engineering

Reception & Exhibits

05:10 PM - 06:30 PM Wed, Oct 10