Data Quality and Governance: An Informatica World 2017 Preview

An Informatica World 2017 Preview
Data Quality and Governance: An Informatica World 2017 Preview

Here we are. Just a few short days away from Informatica World 2017. If you haven’t registered yet, I encourage you to consider coming out and joining us for the most informative data event that you’ll attend all year. And it’s in the heart of San Francisco!

If you have registered, perhaps you’re starting to think about the sessions that you should attend. One of the hottest topics that will be covered this year is around the quality and governance of data. If you are a data governance leader, or an aspiring one, we’ve filled multiple days with sessions, deep dives, and roundtables to help you out-perform at your job.

Below are just a few of the sessions that you should consider registering for.

Tuesday, May 16th

DQG 101 – 11:00 am – 11:40 am – Room 2007 – What’s New and What’s Next – Data Quality and Data as a Service

  • Chris Phillips, Director of Product Management – Data Quality, Informatica
  • Dan Paner, Senior Product Manager – Data as a Service, Informatica

DQG 150 – 11:00 am – 11:40 am – Room 2008 – Data Governance Principles of the Data Powered Enterprise, with Accenture

  • Albrecht Powell, Managing Director, Enterprise Information Management Global Lead, Accenture

DQG 102 – 1:40 pm – 2:20 pm – Room 2007 – Introducing Informatica Axon and Enterprise Data Governance

  • Ian Stahl, Senior Director of Product Management, Informatica
  • Roberta Pape, Data Governance Director, McGraw Hill Education

DQG 103 – 2:40 pm – 3:20 pm – Room 2007 – Great Customer Master Data: The Foundation to Successful Customer Experiences

  • Thomas Brence, Director of Product Marketing, Informatica
  • Salema Rice, Chief Data Officer, Allegis Group

DQG 104 – 3:40 pm – 4:20 pm – Room 2007 – Best Practices: Data Governance and Corporate Reporting

  • Jaideep Singh, ‎Technical Architecture Manager, Informatica
  • Joe Blank, Director, Information Management, Business Intelligence & Analytics, S&P Global

DQG 105 – 4:40 pm – 5:20 pm – Room 2007 – Relying on Data Quality and Governance in a Big Data Platform

  • Patrick Lesandrini, Enterprise Data Governance & Quality, PayPal
  • Bharath Addeapalli, Application Architect, PayPal

Wednesday, May 17th

DQG 106 – 8:40 am – 9:20 am – Room 2007 – Embracing a Data Culture: One CDO’s Journey beyond Data Governance

  • Barry Green, Chief Data Officer, Bank of Ireland
  • Giuseppe Mura, Financial Services Solution Architect, Informatica

DQG 107 – 9:40 am – 10:20 am – Room 2007 – Data Governance & the Digital Transformation: CIO and CDO Viewpoints

  • Graeme Thompson, CIO, Informatica
  • Kevin Fleet, VP Professional Services, Informatica

DQG 108 – 10:40 am – 11:20 am – Room 2007 – Data Governance and The Patient Master: Sharp Healthcare’s Journey

  • Lori Kvasnicka, Director of Data Governance, Sharp Healthcare
  • Susan Wilson, Practice Leader, Informatica

DQG 109 – 11:40 am – 12:20 pm – Room 2007 – The Quality of Data in the Cloud – and How to Keep it Clean in Salesforce

  • Anne Moxie, Senior Research Analyst, Nucleus Research
  • Donal Dunne, Principal Product Marketing Manager, Informatica

DQG 110 – 2:20 pm – 3:00 pm – Room 2007 –  Data Governance and Data Quality for IT Information Assets

  • Vivek Verma, Head of Data Quality Management, UBS
  • Giuseppe Mura, Financial Services Solution Architect, Informatica

DQG 111 – 3:20 pm – 4:00 pm – Room 2007 – How Geisinger Leverages Informatica Toward Modern Data Mgmt in Healthcare

  • Patrick Gies, Enterprise Information Architect, Geisinger Health Plan
  • Thomas Brence, Director of Product Marketing, Informatica

DQG 151 – 3:20 pm – 4:00 pm – Room 2008 – Accenture Data Quality and Trust Framework

  • Jayant Swamy, Managing Director, Global Architect Lead for Data, Accenture
  • Harsh Sharma, Managing Director, Accenture Technology Global Data Lead, Accenture


In these 40-minute sessions, attendees can interact directly with Informatica Product Management, Engineering, Global Customer Support and Professional Services Experts. Roundtables are designed for practitioners to interact with Informatica’s technical professionals to answer questions and provide product insight. Register for the Roundtables using the Session Number in the Informatica World mobile app.

  • DQG202: Data Quality Version 10 – Using Analyst Tool and Performance Tuning
  • DQG252: Ensuring Reliable Outcomes for Health Analytics
  • DQG253: Enterprise Data Governance – Putting it all Together
  • DQG254: Ensuring Trusted Data with Informatica Data Quality
  • DQG255: Kick start your Data Quality process with Profiling & Discovery
  • DQG264: Data stewardship using Informatica Data Quality’s Analyst tool
  • DQG265: Cloud DQ Radar – Data Quality for SaaS applications
  • DQG266: Recommendations on Tackling the Data in GDPR and How to get Started
  • DQG267: Data as a Service – The First Step to Correct Data

Deep Dives

These 2-hour, instructor-led sessions enable attendees to work with actual products, explore new features/ functionality and products in order to gain insight on the latest and greatest from Informatica.

  • DQG309: Informatica Enterprise Data Governance – Held on Monday and Wednesday
  • DQG311: Data Stewardship Lifecycle with Data Quality – Held on Tuesday and Thursday

All of these sessions are just a few of the opportunities that you’ll have at Informatica World 2017 to learn about Data Quality and Governance, and Data as a Service. Spots are filling up fast. If you’re planning on being at Informatica World 2017, make sure that you register to attend some (or all!) of these amazing sessions. You won’t be disappointed!