Agenda At-a-Glance
Thursday, September 25

Full Schedule Mon, Sep 22 Tue, Sep 23 Wed, Sep 24 Thu, Sep 25
Thursday, 9/25/2008
Continental Breakfast 07:00 AM - 08:30 AM
CoPs 07:15 AM - 08:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Staffing the DQ Organization Brenda Maas, Target.Com
Advanced
Leading the IQ Function
Information Quality Standards Arnt-Erik Hansen, Castlebridge Associates
Introductory
Methodologies, Frameworks and Standards
Keynote 08:30 AM - 09:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Why Do People Dislike Baldrige Criteria Category 4, "Measurement, Analysis, and Knowledge Management," Even If They Don’t Use the Baldrige Criteria? Harry Hertz, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Intermediate
Methodologies, Frameworks and Standards
Coffee Break 09:45 AM - 10:00 AM
10:00 Conference Sessions 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Constant Gardener - Developing and Maintaining an IQ Methodology and Information Governance Program Dave Evans, BT
Nigel Turner, BT
Intermediate

Using Lean Six Sigma Tools to Implement Quality Information Technology Doug Johnson, Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Steven Stanic, Juran Institute
Intermediate
Data Architecture
A Systems-Thinking Approach to Information Quality Dave Wells, Eckerson Group
Intermediate
Leading the IQ Function
Panel: Engaging Senior Management Arnt-Erik Hansen, Castlebridge Associates
Daragh O Brien, IAIDQ
Intermediate
IQ Value, ROI and Management Support
Room Change 11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
11:15 Conference Sessions 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Quality and Data Management at CNRL: A Study in Passion, Persistence and Patience Jane E. Fielding, Canadian Natural Resource Ltd
Intermediate

Entity Resolution and Record Linking John R. Talburt, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Advanced
Methodologies, Frameworks and Standards
Information Quality and Internal Innovation: Achieving Co-Existence Walter Berkowicz, Allstate Financial
Robert Adamek, Allstate Financial
Intermediate
Governance, Stewardship and Accountabilities for IQ
Without Information Process Improvement, There Is No Information Quality Management: Applying Plan-Do-Study-Act to Information Processes Larry English, Information Impact International, Inc.
Intermediate
Essential Foundations
Lunch 12:15 PM - 01:15 PM
1:15 Conference Sessions 01:15 PM - 02:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Future of Information Quality at US EPA: An Effective Federal Agency Quality Program for Information Management Monica D. Jones, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Introductory
Methodologies, Frameworks and Standards
The State of Information and Data Governance Elizabeth M. Pierce, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Intermediate
Governance, Stewardship and Accountabilities for IQ
Information Quality through a Metadata Strategy Anne Marie Smith, Alabama Yankee Systems, LLC
Intermediate
Essential Foundations
Coffee Break 02:15 PM - 02:30 PM
2:30 Conference Sessions 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Measuring Data and Information Scrap Majd Izadian, Ingram Micro
Intermediate
IQ Value, ROI and Management Support
Improving Data Quality Awareness Across the Organisation Matthew John Allison, Veda Advantage Ltd
Intermediate
IQ Value, ROI and Management Support
Our Enterprise Data Governance Story, The First Chapters Cheryl Landwehr, Sun Microsystems
Intermediate
Governance, Stewardship and Accountabilities for IQ
Room Change 03:30 PM - 03:45 PM
Closing Panel 03:45 PM - 04:45 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Practitioners' Panel: Remember San Antonio!!! Taking the Gift Back Home C. Lwanga Yonke, Independent
Laura J. Sebastian-Coleman, OPTUM Insight / UnitedHealth Group
Majd Izadian, Ingram Micro
Matthew John Allison, Veda Advantage Ltd
Monica D. Jones, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Sharon K. Murphy, Morningstar
Introductory