Agenda at a Glance

2 November 2015 - PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS
08:30-09:30 Registration
DW/BI Workshops
09:30-12:45
HALF DAY
Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing: A Primer
Erik Fransen, Centennium
09:30-12:45
HALF DAY
Designing the Logical Data Warehouse
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
09:30-12:45
HALF DAY
Stories and Data Visualization
Martin Sykes, Cambridge Assessment
14:00-17:15
HALF DAY
BI Requirements: Deliver What Your Organization Needs, Not What it Wants
John Ladley, IMCue Solutions
14:00-17:15
HALF DAY
Creating an Analytically-Driven Enterprise – How to Implement an Analytics Program
Claudia Imhoff, Intelligent Solutions
14:00-17:15
HALF DAY
Building a Data Driven Business: Delights and Dangers
Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting
Enterprise Data Workshops
09:30-17:15
FULL DAY
Full Day Workshop Preparation for the Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) Exams
Chris Bradley, Information Strategist, Independent Consultant & DAMA
09:30-12:45
HALF DAY
Data Quality: Getting Back to Basics
Sue Geuens, EPI-USE and DAMA International
09:30-12:45
HALF DAY
The Human Side of Data Modelling – Communicating with Stakeholders and Other Mere Mortals
Alec Sharp, Clariteq Systems Consulting
09:30-12:45
HALF DAY
Driving Your Data Governance Program: Best Practices, Direction and Advice
John Ladley, IMCue Solutions
14:00-17:15
HALF DAY
Making Enterprise Data Quality a Reality
Nigel Turner, Global Data Strategy
14:00-17:15
HALF DAY
Business Analysis Techniques for Data Professionals – Getting Involved in Business Processes and Applications
Alec Sharp, Clariteq Systems Consulting
14:00-17:15
HALF DAY
Master Data as a Business Driver: Little Data Can Make the Difference
Jan Henderyckx, Inpuls
Big Data Workshops
09:30-12:45
HALF DAY
Enriching Customer Master Data Using Big Data and Analytics
Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies
14:00-17:15
HALF DAY
Explaining the Hadoop and NoSQL Labyrinth
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
2 November
17:30-17:55
Lightning Talks - Given Straight After Each Other 5 Minutes Each - A light hearted and fun session!
The Library of Alexandria – Old Wisdom not to be Forgotten, Tomas Barta, Semanta
Change will never be this slow again, Martin Sykes, Cambridge Assessment
Data Governance has an Image Problem, Donna Burbank, Global Data Strategy, Ltd
Big Data... perhaps the end of the beginning, Barry Devlin, 9sight Consulting
The Urban [Data] Dictionary: Part IV — This Time it’s Personal, Jon Evans, Equillian
8:30-9:30 Registration, 11:00-11:15 Break, 12:45-14:00 Lunch, 15:30-15:45 Break
 
3 November 2015 - CONFERENCE DAY 1 and EXHIBITS
08:00-09:00 Registration
09:00-09:10 Joint Conference Chair Introductions
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
Sue Geuens, DAMA International
09:10-10:10 OPENING KEYNOTE: Unleash the Power of Analytics with the Extended Data Warehouse
Claudia Imhoff, President, Intelligent Solutions
10:10-10:35 Break and Exhibits
  DW/BI DW/BI Enterprise Data Enterprise Data Big Data
10:35-11:25 Data Visualisation - An Introduction
Cathy Nockles, Senior Manager, UK Data Assurance Team, PwC
Jess Mufazzil, Manager, UK Advanced Risk & Compliance Analytics, PwC
Pragmatic Data Governance in a Heterogeneous BI Environment
Julian Clemas-Howard, Consultant Data Architect, Betfair PLC
Success Stories in Building a Global Data Strategy
Donna Burbank, Managing Director, Global Data Strategy
A Team Approach to Data Quality
Shane Downey, Manager Data Services, Mater Health Services
Sue Gardiner, Practice Manager, Ambulatory & Outpatient Services, Mater Health Services
Ten Big Myths of Big Data
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
11:30-12:20 Digging for Buried Treasure in Open Data
Geoffrey Roberts, Democrata
Simon Laws, IBM
Analytics in a Digital Age – The Good, Bad and Ugly Lessons Learned in Adapting to New Business Requirements
Kamran Ashraf, Head of Analytics & Insight, Visa Europe
Data Dad, Data Mum, Data Parent
Andy Moore, Process Specialist – Information Management, Rolls Royce
Panel: Data Privacy and Protection in the Epoch of Data as an Economic ‘Fuel’
Moderator:
Brian McKenna, Business Applications Editor, Computer Weekly
Panellists:
Julia Porter, The Guardian
Barry Connolly, Solicitor, Flynn O'Driscoll Business Lawyers
Daragh O Brien, Managing Director & Lead Consultant, Castlebridge Associates
Liz Coll, Digital Policy Manager, Citizens Advice
Implementing Strategies to Make Enterprise Data Management Cohesive Within the Enterprise
Roberto Maranca, Enterprise Data Lead, GE Capital
12:20-13:50 Lunch and Exhibits
12:50-13:15 Industry Innovation Sessions
Improving BI Delivery using Data Virtualization
Gordon Griffin, Chief Technology Officer, Voyanta
The Monetisation of Big Data: Finding Value and Profit
Jake Freivald, Vice President, Product Marketing, Information Builders
13:20-13:45 Industry Innovation Sessions
Ensuring the Business Requirements are met by your Business Intelligence Project
Mike Rochford, Business Development Manager, Advanced 365
The Data Governance Graph: Applying Big Data Graph Technology to Understanding Data and its Interconnectedness with the Firm
Patrick Dewald, Director, Diaku Limited
Darius Clayton, Director, Diaku Limited
13:50-14:50 KEYNOTE: Exceptional Success Requires Exceptional Circumstances - the Success Secrets of the All Blacks
James Kerr, Author of ’Legacy’
14:55-15:45 GE Oil & Gas Enterprise Data Analytics
Eulogio Barragán, Enterprise Data Analytics Strategy, GE Oil & Gas

Agile Modelling with Data Vault: Cases and Best Practices
Erik Fransen, Managing Consultant, Centennium
How to Be a Data Superstar
Lee Edwards, Strategy Analyst, Ford Motor Company
My Journey Through Data Governance
Garry Manser, Head of Data Governance, Visa Europe
Managing Big Data - Stopping the Lake Becoming a Swamp
Steve Jones, Global Vice President, Big Data, Capgemini
15:45-16:15 Break and Exhibits
16:15-17:05 Leveraging Change Initiatives to Drive BI
Michelle Teufel, Global Head of Information Mgmt, Premier Farnell

Closing Leads Faster and Increasing Profits
Quentin Villon, Senior Business Analyst, Qualifa
Battle Plan: A Practical Guide to Sustainable Data Quality Improvement
Jon Evans, Information Strategist, EQUILLIAN
Gethin Swann-Price, Information Architect, EQUILLIAN
Vendor Data Management for a Global Organisation
Suresh Daniel, Coats UK
Panel: Beyond Big Data, Delivering Real Time Actionable Business Intelligence to Your Organisation
Moderator:
Mike Simons, Associate Editor for CIO.co.uk, ComputerworldUK and Techworld, IDG
Panellists:
Roberto Maranca, Enterprise Data Lead, GE Capital
Peter Thomas, Head of Business Intelligence, Bupa
Ian West, VP, Enterprise Information Management Practice, UK & Ireland,
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Jake Freivald, Vice President, Product Marketing, Information Builders
Roman Kucera, Head of Technology and Research, Ataccama
Kamran Ashraf, Head of Analytics & Insight, Visa Europe
17:05-18:30 Drinks Reception and Exhibit
18:30-20:00 DAMA UK Meeting:  Room 101 – Data Horrors
Chairman, Chris Bradley, Independent Consultant & DAMA
   
4 November 2015 - CONFERENCE DAY 2 and EXHIBITS
08:15-08:45 Data Governance Best Practices
John Ladley, President, IMCue Solutions
09:00-10:00 KEYNOTE: The Case for the Chief Data Officer: Thinking Differently about Data Assets
Peter Aiken, Data Blueprint and VCU
10:00-10:30 Break and Exhibits
  DW/BI DW/BI Enterprise Data Enterprise Data Big Data
10:30-11:20 Advanced and Predictive Analytics for the Smart Enterprise
Mike Ferguson, Managing Director, Intelligent Business Strategies
It’s Time for the Logical Data Warehouse
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
Data Quality and Data Governance are the Foundations to a Customer Driven Company
Louise Miller, Head of UK Customer Data, Standard Life
Service Associations - What's The Point?
John Daniels, Data Delivery Lead, Business Architecture, United Utilities
Matt Beare, Beare Essentials Ltd
Turn Big Data into Business Success
Martha Bennett, Principal Analyst BI/Big Data, Forrester
11:25-12:15 On Data Lakes, Reservoirs and Possible Swamps
Barry Devlin, Founder and Principal, 9sight Consulting
R as a Business Intelligence Tool - A Case Study from the Insurance Industry
Mark Chisholm, Actuarial Analyst, XL Catlin
The Power of Open Data
Jason Perkins, Decision Support Chief Architect, BT
Is the Data asset REALLY Different?
Chris Bradley, Information Strategist, Independent Consultant & DAMA
Harnessing Big Data for Revenue Growth
Mark Woodward, Analytics & Insights Manager, Intel
12:15-13:45 Lunch and Exhibits
12:45-13:10 Industry Innovation Sessions
Big Data and the Data Quality Imperative
Ed Wrazen, VP Product Management, Big Data, Trillium Software
Is Master Data Management on Big Data an Essential Prerequisite for Advanced Analytics?
Roman Kucera, Head of Technology and Research, Ataccama
13:15-13:40 Industry Innovation Sessions
One Size Doesn’t Fit All – Dashboards for Strategic, Operational & Analysis Needs
Peter Baxter, Managing Director - EMEA, Yellowfin
Data Governance - a Practical Approach
Tomáš Mátl, Billigence Europe
13:45-14:45 KEYNOTE: The Multi–Skilled Influencer – Getting Out of the Data Box to Achieve Data Management Goals
Alec Sharp, Senior Consultant, Clariteq Systems Consulting
14:50-15:40 Case Study – High Performance Cloud-Based Search, Data Management and Analysis at the Copyright Licensing Agency
Adam Sewell, IT Director, The Copyright Licencing Agency
Nathaniel Suda, Consulting Director, Advanced 365
Ask the Expert
Moderator:
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
Panellists:
John Ladley, President, IMCue Solutions
Barry Devlin, Founder and Principal, 9sight Consulting

Group Hugs and How They Help Your Career Case Study: HR Test System - Data, Data Consistency and Privacy & Data Management
Rafal Kosinski, Expert, Data Manager, Roche
A New Data Science Economy
Jon Woodward, Business Lead – BI & Analytics, Microsoft
15:40-16:10 Break and Exhibits
16:10-17:00 When is a Data Warehouse Not Really a Data Warehouse?
John Ladley, President, IMCue Solutions
Why You Need a Data Governance Strategy to Support your BI
Nicola Askham, The Data Governance Coach
An Enterprise Data Approach to Addressing
Simon Barlow, Head of Information Management, GeoPlace
Creating a Sustainable Analytics and Insight Environment
Jan Henderyckx, Managing Partner, Inpuls
Legal Analysis of Managing Big Data
Barry Connolly, Solicitor, Flynn O'Driscoll Business Lawyers
17:05-17:15 Conference Close
Rick van der Lans, R20/Consultancy
Sue Geuens, DAMA International
5 November 2015 - POST-CONFERENCE FULL DAY WORKSHOPS
DW/BI Workshop
09:00-16:30
FULL DAY
Maximising Business Value Using Predictive Analytics, Self-Service And Collaborative BI
Mike Ferguson, Intelligent Business Strategies
Enterprise Data Workshops
09:00-16:30
FULL DAY
Evolving Your Information Architecture: What? Why? How?
Peter Aiken, Data Blueprint
09:00-16:30
FULL DAY
Getting to the Next Maturity Level with Information Governance: Delivering Accuracy and Trust
Jan Henderyckx, Inpuls
Big Data Workshop
09:00-16:30
FULL DAY
Driving a Data Culture with Data Science
Jon Woodward, Business Lead – BI & Analytics, Microsoft
Andrew Fryer, Evangelist – Data Science, Microsoft
Amy Nicholson, Evangelist – Data Science, Microsoft
10:30-10:45 Break, 12:15-13:15 Lunch, 14:45-15:00 Break