2022 Planning Committee

Robert J. Abate, CDMP, CBIP, Band Jam LLC

Robert Abate is the Founder and CDO of Band Jam LLC. Prior, Robert was the VP & CDO Practice Leader at Global...

Peter Aiken, Virginia Commonwealth University

Peter Aiken, an acknowledged Data Management (DM) authority, is an Associate Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, past President DAMA International, and Associate...

Elena Alikhachkina, Danone

TBD

Peter Anlyan, Anlyan Consulting

Peter Anlyan built teams during 20 years with Capitol Broadcasting Company including as General Manager of two start-ups. As an organizational development...

Robert Audet, Guidehouse

Mr. Audet leads Guidehouse’s Data Management Team, and advises federal and commercial CDOs on better managing and leveraging data as an asset....

Ivan Herrero Bartolome, Intercorp

Ivan currently serves as the Chief Data Officer at Intercorp, a Peruvian corporation operating in retail, entertainment, finance, education and healthcare, leading...

Veda Bawo, Raymond James

TBD

Randy Bean, New Vantage Partners

Randy Bean is a noted author, speaker, and thought-leader in the field of data-driven business transformation. He is founder and chief executive...

Michael Conlin, Definitive Logic

Mr. Conlin served as the first Chief Data Officer of the U.S. Department of Defense, as well as the first Chief Business...

Wayne Eckerson, Eckerson Group

Wayne Eckerson is an internationally recognized thought leader in business intelligence and analytics who thinks critically, writes clearly, and presents persuasively about...

Dan Everett, Informatica

Dan Everett is vice president of product and solution marketing at Informatica. He has more than 20 years of experience in data...

Carl Gerber, Deloitte

As US Chief Data Officer (CDO) and Audit & Assurance CDO, Carl leads the data strategy and operating model, safeguarding trust, enabling...

Mark Johnson, Fusion Alliance

Mark I Johnson is Southwest Ohio Regional Vice President, and Strategic Data Management & Analytics Executive Leader at Fusion Alliance.  Mr. Johnson’s...

Sami Laine, Siili

Information management practitioner and best paper awarded researcher with over 15 years’ experience in several business sectors. During the years, he has...

Douglas Laney, West Monroe

Doug Laney is the Data & Analytics Strategy Innovation Fellow at West Monroe where he consults to business, data, and analytics leaders...

Nino Letteriello, FIT Group & DAMA

Internationally recognised Data Management expert and advisor, recipient of various awards including the DAMA International Excellence Award 2020, DATAIQ Top 100 Most...

Robert Lutton, Sandhill Consultants

Robert Lutton, runs Sandhill Consultants North America and had been directly responsible for creating an organization that delivers technology, service, products and...

Sarah Lyons, Privacy Analytics

Sarah Lyons is the Head of Privacy Analytics, an IQVIA company. Sarah helps Privacy Analytics’ clients use and share sensitive data assets...

Michele Reister, Zaloni

TBD

Salema Rice, Geometric Results Inc.

Salema Rice is the Chief Data & Analytics Officer for GRI (Geometric Results Inc., a Bain Capital Company) and a member of...

Graham G Rong, MIT Industrial Liaison Program

Dr. Rong is Director of Corporate Relations at MIT. He currently supervises a group of ILP program directors who promote and manage...

Melissa Shea, PwC US

Melissa is the Deputy Chief Data Officer for PwC US. In this role, she oversees strategic data management capabilities which help our...

Diane Schmidt, London Stock Exchange Group

Diane Schmidt has more than 25 years of experience in data management with a proven record of successes in developing governance, operations,...

Dr. James Short, Ph.D., San Diego Supercomputer Center at UC San Diego

Jim Short is a Lead Scientist at San Diego Supercomputer Center at UC San Diego (SDSC). He is a data scientist interested...

Derek Strauss, Gavroshe

Founder, CEO and Principal Consultant of Gavroshe. Former Chief Data Officer at TD Ameritrade for approximately 5 years; was responsible for Data Governance, Data Science...

John Talburt, UA Little Rock

John R. Talburt, PhD, IQCP, CDMP is the Acxiom Chair of Information Quality, Coordinator of the Computer and Information Sciences PhD Program,...

Peggy Tsai, BigID

Peggy Tsai is currently Vice President of Data Solutions at BigID. BigID is an advanced AI data discovery platform that helps enterprises...

Maria Villar, SAP

Maria C Villar has over 25 years of experience as a Chief Data Officer responsible for building enterprise data management organizations from...