Jul
12
9:30 am09:30

Data Governance and Quality for Insurers under Solvency II

  • Etc venues, Liverpool street

Solvency II requires insurance companies to undertake a number of data quality and data governance activities. Many firms are still trying to ensure they meet Solvency II data requirements.

This practical workshop will provide an opportunity for you to examine your Solvency II data related activities against best practice and your peers. It will also cover how to develop and embed your data governance framework into your organisation, in order to meet Solvency II data requirements and reap wider benefits from your data quality and data governance initiatives.

I will be leading this in person workshop hosted by CTP (Consultancy and Training Partners).  For further details and to register, click here.

Sep
20
Sep 21

Data of Tomorrow 2017

  • The Eye Filmmuseum

I will be presenting at the Data of Tomorrow European conference run by Stibo Systems in Amsterdam.  I'll be speaking on the topic of How to Gain Business Buy-In for Data Governance. Click here for more details and to register.

Oct
10
9:00 am09:00

Managing your Data Risks

  • Venue to be confirmed closer to the date

Regulation and technical disruption mean that Financial Services firms are facing more data challenges than ever.  At the same time, they need to become more data driven in order to remain competitive and service their clients.

Organisations need to manage and control their data in a cohesive manner in order to meet regulatory requirements, address data related challenges and realise the benefits available to those companies who effectively manage and use their data.

This practical course will provide both an overview of the increasing data challenges being faced and also a practical approach for proactively managing data and mitigating data risks.

I will be leading this in person workshop hosted by CTP (Consultancy and Training Partners).  For further details and to register, click here.


Jun
14
Jun 15

Data Governance & Managing Reference Data

  • Radisson Blu Edwardian

Across the two days, attendees will gain all the information needed to design and implement Master Data and Data Governance initiatives successfully. The course is held under Chatham House Rule to promote an open and discussion based learning environment.

  • Understand the critical roles of Reference Data Management and
  • Master Data Management and how to effectively apply them.
  • Learn the different MDM architectures, their suitability for different needs.
  • Understand what Reference Data is and why it needs to be managed
  • Understand what Data Governance is, and what it isn't 
  • Understand how to design a Data Governance Framework
  • Using a Data Governance Framework to manage your master and reference data successfully

This course is primarily aimed at those working within financial institutions; as well as regulatory bodies, advisory firms and technology vendors. 

Click here for more information and to register

Apr
20
10:00 am10:00

Data Regulation Roundtable: Taking Action

  • Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh

A free half-day roundtable, hosted by Experian and Agile Solutions, on the Thursday 23rd February, in Edinburgh to understand the key challenges of GDPR and practical steps you can take to prepare yourself for May 2018. 

Mary Drabble, Customer Success Manager at Agile Solutions will begin by sharing the fundamentals of GDPR and discussing the common challenges businesses are facing. Nicola Askham, The Data Governance Coach, will then explore the principles of DAMA DMBOK, a data quality assessment framework that businesses can use as a starting point to understand where they are on their data governance journey.

Experian and Agile Solutions' technical experts will be on hand throughout the day to detail the tangible steps that you can take and provide guidance on where to start.

Click here for more details and to register

Feb
23
10:00 am10:00

Data Regulation Roundtable: Taking Action

  • 80 Victoria Street, 6th Floor, Cardinal Place, London SW1E 5JL UK

A free half-day roundtable, hosted by Experian and Agile Solutions, on the Thursday 23rd February, in Central London to understand the key challenges of GDPR and practical steps you can take to prepare yourself for May 2018. 

Mary Drabble, Customer Success Manager at Agile Solutions will begin by sharing the fundamentals of GDPR and discussing the common challenges businesses are facing. Nicola Askham, The Data Governance Coach, will then explore the principles of DAMA DMBOK, a data quality assessment framework that businesses can use as a starting point to understand where they are on their data governance journey.

In the afternoon Experian and Agile Solutions' technical experts will be on hand to detail the tangible steps that you can take and provide guidance on where to start.

Click here for more details and to register

Nov
14
9:00 am09:00

Managing your Data Risks

  • City of London

Regulation and technical disruption mean that Financial Services firms are facing more data challenges than ever.  At the same time, they need to become more data driven in order to remain competitive and service their clients.

Organisations need to manage and control their data in a cohesive manner in order to meet regulatory requirements, address data related challenges and realise the benefits available to those companies who effectively manage and use their data.

This practical course will provide both an overview of the increasing data challenges being faced and also a practical approach for proactively managing data and mitigating data risks.

I will be leading this in person workshop hosted by CTP (Consultancy and Training Partners).  For further details and to register, click here.

Oct
25
2:00 pm14:00

Data governance - how to succeed with MDM

Hosted by Stibo Systems, during this webinar I will walk through a pragmatic approach to implementing data governance as part of your master data project. Ensuring a successful project without adding unduly onerous processes.

Sign up even if you can't attend live, you'll be sent you the recording.

Oct
11
9:30 am09:30

Data Quality and Governance for Insurers under Solvency II

  • City of London

Solvency II requires insurance companies to undertake a number of data quality and data governance activities. Many firms are still trying to ensure they meet Solvency II data requirements.

This practical workshop will provide an opportunity for you to examine your Solvency II data related activities against best practice and your peers. It will also cover how to develop and embed your data governance framework into your organisation, in order to meet Solvency II data requirements and reap wider benefits from your data quality and data governance initiatives.

I will be leading this in person workshop hosted by CTP (Consultancy and Training Partners).  For further details and to register, click here.

Aug
23
2:00 pm14:00

MDM success - why do you need data governance?

Hosted by Stibo Systems, during this webinar I will explore what data governance really is, why your master data solution needs data governance and a typical data governance framework for master data.

Sign up even if you can't attend live, you'll be sent the recording.

May
16
May 19

Data Governance Conference Europe 2015

I will be delivering a tutorial and presentation at the Data Governance Conference in London this May.

My tutorial looks at Communicating your Data Governance Message and I will also be presenting jointly with Conrad Chuang of Orchestra Networks on Automating Data Governance Policy.

If you wish to attend when booking enter the discount code: SPKR200 to obtain a £200 discount.

 

Nov
2
Nov 4

Enterprise Data and BI Conference

I will be presenting on Why you need Data Governance to support your BI at this IRM UK event.  If you are interested in attending this event please click here to register and use Discount Code SPJH10 to take advantage of the 10 per cent discount.

Oct
9
9:00 am09:00

Data Governance Roundtable

I will be at this Experian Data Quality at this roundtable event to discuss the most effective way to implement a data governance framework that can accelerate you data quality initiatives. To register to join this interesting discussion click here.

Sep
7
9:30 am09:30

An Introduction to Data Governance using Collibra

Join me and Carl White, UK Collibra Implementation Partner, at An Introduction to Data Governance using Collibra on Monday 7th September, in Central London.

This one day introductory workshop will cover the following:

The Askham Data Governance Methodology

  • Strategy - The benefits and requirements of Data Governance

  • Framework – The key stages, priorities and roles

  • ImplementationPutting it into practice

An introduction Collibra’s Data Governance Center

  • Learn to create, organize and govern your information asset.

  • Understand how to engage users through roles and workflow

  • See an example of Reference Data Management

  • Take a look at Issue Management

 

Click here to register.

 

Jul
12
Dec 31

Data Quality Pro Virtual Summit 2015

I am honoured to be part of a great line up of speakers for the first Data Quality Pro Virtual Summit.  You can find out more and sign up to see my Top Data Governance Mistakes Presentation here.

Jun
8
Jun 12

DGIQ Conference San Diego

I will be in San Diego at DGIQ this year, delivering my Successful Data Governance Manager Tutorial on the 8th June.

This tutorial helps those who want to develop an understanding of the Data Governance Manager role and identify the skills required to successfully deliver data governance initiatives:

·      Understand where your role fits into a Data Governance Framework

·      Gain an understanding of what the role entails

·      Understand what it takes to be a Successful Data Governance Manager

·      Understand the key skills required

·      Learn tips and techniques for managing challenging stakeholders and situations

Apr
14
10:00 am10:00

Data Quality and Governance for Insurers under Solvency II

I will be repeating this course for CTP in London in April.  The course will help you:

  • Objectively assess the Solvency II data work you have completed to date
  • Devise plans to address gaps arising from your data audit
  • Understand how to embed the Solvency II data deliverables in your business
  • Take the Solvency II data work forward and . . .  
  • Deliver more value and greater benefits to you business

For more details and to book click here.

Mar
26
9:30 pm21:30

Communicating Your Message

Attendees of my Getting Started in Data Governance course may also be interested in a complimentary course running at the same venue, the following day.  Communicating Your Message, delivered by Justin York of Rubicon Coaching, will provide more detailed advice and guidance on communicating your data governance message and a 10% discount on that course will be available to everyone who books for Getting Started in Data Governance.

Mar
25
9:30 am09:30

Getting Started in Data Governance

I am running an open version of my Getting Started in Data Governance workshop in London.  This one day course covers the following Data Governance Foundations:

Data Governance in Perspective

  • What it is
  • What it isn’t
  • Its relationship with Data Quality

An Implementation Methodology:

  • Strategy - The benefits and requirements of Data Governance
  • Framework – The key stages, priorities and roles
  • Implementation – Putting it into practice
  • Soft Skills - The people management required to ensure success

This course will leave you well prepared to implement data governance successfully.

An early bird discount is available to those registering by the 6th February.  Click here to book or contact me for more details.