Press Release: Agenda Announced for the 21st Annual Enterprise Data World Conference

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Los Angeles, California – DATAVERSITY Education, LLC and DAMA International released the agenda for the 21st Annual Enterprise Data World Conference (EDW). The event will be held at the Omni Atlanta Hotel in Atlanta Georgia on April 2 – 7, 2017. Visit to review event details, the full agenda, speakers, and registration options.

The 2017 Enterprise Data World will again include the CDO Vision Forum focused on Data Strategy topics for Chief Data Officers, the NoSQL Now! Conference focused on NoSQL technologies and databases, and the FIBO Conference focused on financial business ontologies.

In addition to the agenda and registration announcement, “Super Early Bird” discounts were also announced and will end on January 20, 2017. Sponsors will also release additional discount codes; which attendees can obtain directly from them. The confirmed 2017 Sponsors are Alation, AnalytiX DS, ASG, Ataccama, AtomRain, AWS, Basho, Collibra, Data Advantage Group, Erwin, Expert System, FairCom, IDERA, Innovative Systems, Melissa Data, Orchestra Networks, Semarchy, Stibo, Texas A&M, TopQuadrant, and WhereScape.

Tony Shaw, CEO of DATAVERSITY, is the educational program co-chair alongside Catherine Nolan, VP Conference for DAMA International. Shaw describes the conference as “the most necessary education for Enterprises, as it offers a unique and comprehensive data management program.” He notes that “the evolution of data management practices and systems are growing at an unprecedented rate and many technologies are starting to adapt new capabilities that will disrupt the current Enterprise landscape. The EDW agenda for 2017 features dozens of new presentation topics that incorporate new practices and technologies.”

Dedicated course tracks scheduled for the six-day event will focus on Data Strategy, Data Governance & Stewardship, Big Data, Data Science, Master Data Management (MDM), Data Architecture, Enterprise Information Management, Data Quality, Unstructured Data, Analytics and Business Intelligence, Cloud-based Data, New Data Management Technologies, Data & Application Integration, Metadata, NoSQL, Data Modeling, Management & Methods, Agile Data, Data Visualization, Machine Learning, Smart Data, and Semantic Technologies. Please visit to see the comprehensive list of topics.

Enterprise Data World is certified by DAMA International and satisfies the continuing education requirements of the Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP®) credential.

There are a number of exams to be offered at the conference. Exam subject outlines are available at

For more information on this event, please contact

If you are interested in sponsoring the conference, please contact Warwick Davies at or call him at (781) 354-0119 for complete details on sponsorship options.

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About DAMA

DAMA International is the Global Data Management Community and is governed by an Executive Board and an Advisory Board consisting of recognized leaders in the field of information management. DAMA produces an annual Symposium that is the premier event in the arena of Data and Information Management. DAMA annually honors individuals who have distinguished themselves in the area of data and information management with the DAMA Achievement Awards. For more information, please visit


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