Agenda At-a-Glance
Full Schedule

Full Schedule Mon, Sep 22 Tue, Sep 23 Wed, Sep 24 Thu, Sep 25
Monday, 9/22/2008
Continental Breakfast 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Tutorials and Workshops 08:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
T1: Applying Quality Management Principles to Information Quality: The Mature Information Quality Function Larry P. English, Information Impact Int'l Inc.
Introductory
Essential Foundations
T2: Power, Politics and Partnership in Data Quality Maureen Clarry,
Lorna Rickard, CONNECT: The Knowledge Network
Intermediate
Leading the IQ Function
T3: How to Use Six Sigma to Improve Data Quality & Quantify Data Quality Improvement Joy Medved, Baseline Consulting
Intermediate
Data Architecture
T4: Functional Requirements for DQ and Data Profiling Tools Michael Scofield, Scofield Data Consulting
Introductory

Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Lunch 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Tutorials (cont) and Workshops 01:00 PM - 04:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
T5: Data Excellence Framework from Vision to Execution and Value Generation in Global Environment Walid El Abed, Global Data Excellence Limited
Advanced
Methodologies, Frameworks and Standards
T6: Information Architecture - the Forgotten Layer Guy V. Tozer, Doriq Ltd
Intermediate
Essential Foundations
T1: Applying Quality Management Principles to Information Quality: The Mature Information Quality Function (continued from above)  
T2: Power, Politics and Partnership in Data Quality (continued from above)  
Coffee Break 02:30 PM - 02:45 PM
IAIDQ General Meeting (All conference participants are invited) 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
 
Tuesday, 9/23/2008
Continental Breakfast 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
Tutorials and Workshops 08:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
T7: Ten Steps to Quality Data and Trusted Information Danette McGilvray, Granite Falls
Introductory
Methodologies, Frameworks and Standards
T8: Leading Change: The Human Dimension C. Lwanga Yonke, Independent
Advanced
Leading the IQ Function
T9: A Primer on Data Quality Measurement and Control Thomas Redman, Data Quality Solutions
Intermediate

T10: Using Dictionaries and Glossaries as the Basis of Data Quality Bonnie K. O'Neil, Westridge Consulting
Intermediate
Essential Foundations
Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Lunch 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Vendor Product Sessions 01:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Quality: the Foundation for Data Governance and Master Data Management Joe Rademacher, DataFlux Corporation
Intermediate
Governance, Stewardship and Accountabilities for IQ
Data Privacy..What You Don't Know Will Hurt You! Peter T Landers, IBM Corporation
Intermediate
Governance, Stewardship and Accountabilities for IQ
Tutorial (cont) & Workshops 01:45 PM - 05:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
T11: Developing the Enterprise Data Quality Scorecard David Loshin, Knowledge Integrity
Introductory

T12: Implementing and Sustaining a Data Governance Program Martha Dember, Kimberly-Clark
Robert Abate, Intellisys, Inc.
Intermediate
Governance, Stewardship and Accountabilities for IQ
T7: Ten Steps to Quality Data and Trusted Information (continued from above)  
T8: Leading Change: The Human Dimension (continued from above)  
Coffee Break 03:15 PM - 03:30 PM
Room Change 05:00 PM - 05:15 PM
5:15 Conference Sessions 05:15 PM - 06:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
From Stone-Age to Leading Edge: How we Recognized That “Manual” is a Dirty Word Andrew Griffiths, GroceryPower
Intermediate

Quality by Design: Event Management for Effective Data Movement Andres Perez, IRM Consulting, Ltd. Co.
Intermediate

 
Wednesday, 9/24/2008
Continental Breakfast 07:00 AM - 08:30 AM
COPs 07:15 AM - 08:15 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Master Data Management David Loshin, Knowledge Integrity
Introductory
Essential Foundations
Selling IQ and Obtaining Sustained Management Support Danette McGilvray, Granite Falls
Introductory
IQ Value, ROI and Management Support
IQ Certification Update Christian Walenta, IBM
Introductory
Essential Foundations
Welcome/Keynote 08:30 AM - 09:45 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
The Tele-Tech Services Quality Story: A Journey in Discovery of the Good, the Bad, and the Big Q Stephanie Fetchen, KFR Services, Inc.
Kimberly Russo, KFR Services, Inc.
Introductory

Coffee Break 09:45 AM - 10:00 AM
10:00 Conference Sessions 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Title Speakers Audience Track
What Can I Do WITHOUT Management Support: Applying Guerrilla Governance to Data Quality Michael Meier, Olmsted Medical Center
Intermediate
IQ Value, ROI and Management Support
Data Quality’s Role in Enterprise Information Management Bonnie K. O'Neil, Westridge Consulting
Introductory
Methodologies, Frameworks and Standards
Applying Six Sigma to Master Data Management (MDM) Joe Danielewicz, Joe Danielewicz Consulting, LLC
Intermediate
Data Architecture
Data Quality: A Perspective from Data Examiners of a Financial Regulator Elliott Blake, Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)
Intermediate
Governance, Stewardship and Accountabilities for IQ
Room Change 11:00 AM - 11:10 AM
11:10 Conference Sessions 11:10 AM - 12:10 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Galaxy: A Case Study in Data Warehousing Data Quality Laura J. Sebastian-Coleman, OPTUM Insight / UnitedHealth Group
Intermediate

Driving Growth through Customer-Centric Data Quality Sharon K. Murphy, Morningstar
Intermediate
Data Architecture
Accepting Complexity, Embracing Ethics and Building Standards, Three Prerequisites to Information Quality Philippe Paul Theys, Philippe Theys
Introductory
Leading the IQ Function
Taking Data Quality to the Next Level: The Fundamentals of Data Governance Scott Gidley, DataFlux Corporation
Intermediate
Governance, Stewardship and Accountabilities for IQ
Lunch 12:10 PM - 01:10 PM
Vendor Product Sessions 01:15 PM - 01:45 PM
Room Change 01:45 PM - 02:00 PM
2:00 Conference Sessions 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data and Information Quality at CIHI: A Foundation for Meaningful Health Information Heather Richards, Canadian Institute for Health Information
Chad Gyorfi-Dyke, Canadian Institute for Health Information
Advanced

An Enterprise Architecture Approach to Information Quality - An Intel Corporation Case Study for Product and Material Master Data David Ashton, Intel Corporation
William Giard, Intel Corporation
Intermediate
Essential Foundations
Using Information Quality Requirements and Metrics to Improve Service Quality: Case Study from a Public Agency Grant Robinson, NSW Department of Water and Energy
Intermediate

BMC Software Enhances Its CRM Efforts Bruce A. Castner, BMC Software, Inc.
Kelly Williams, BMC Software, Inc.
Intermediate

Coffee Break 03:00 PM - 03:15 PM
3:15 Conference Sessions 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data Monitoring at the VA Health Eligibility Center Michael Wood, VA Health Eligibility Center
Cecelia Wray, VA Health Eligibility Center
Intermediate
Building a Data Quality Team: Challenges and Best Practices Brenda Maas, Target.Com
Lisa Johnson, Target Corp
Intermediate
Leading the IQ Function
Managing the Information Chain Christian Walenta, IBM
Intermediate
Essential Foundations
The Challenges of Utilizing Metadata Derived Metrics to Assist in Managing an Evolving Data Quality Program John H. Ossege, ExxonMobil Corporation
Intermediate

Room Change 04:15 PM - 04:30 PM
Keynote 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Title Speakers Audience Track
Data-Induced Serendipity: Finding What You Didn't Know You Knew Erin McKean, Dictionary Evangelist
Introductory
Essential Foundations
Exhibit Reception 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
 
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