executive Nigel Turner to conduct tutorial guiding delegates through practical
experience towards the successful delivery of strategic enterprise-wide data quality
READING, UK – April 16, 2012 – Trillium Software®, a business of Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE:HHS) and a leading enabler of Total DataQuality solutions, today announced that Nigel Turner, vice president of information
management strategy, has been invited to conduct a full day tutorial at the Data Governance Conference and MDM Summit
Europe 2012. The focus of Turner’s session is to help delegates make enterprise
data quality a reality in their organisations.
The summit runs from 23rd to 25th April
2012, is organised by IRM UK, and will be held at the Radisson Blu Portman
Hotel, London. It presents delegates with the unique opportunity to leverage
the powerful combination of data governance and master data management (MDM) to
deliver optimal business outcomes through trusted information.
Titled “Making Enterprise Data
Quality A Reality,” Turner’s tutorial will draw on his experience of initiating and running
BT’s Enterprise Wide Data Quality Improvement programme as well as his
consultancy experience undertaken in other large commercial and government
organisations. BT’s ten year improvement programme delivered benefits of over
£600 million, winning praise from industry gurus and analysts.
interactive workshop, the session will give delegates the opportunity to tackle
the problems of a fictional (but realistic) company that is experiencing end-to-end
data quality challenges. The tutorial will cover:
differentiates enterprise data governance (DG) from traditional project-based data
- How to take the
first steps in enterprise DG,
- Making the case
- How to deliver the
benefits – people, process & technology,
- Real life case
study – how BT reaped the rewards,
- Practice case
study – getting enterprise DG off the ground in a hotel chain,
- Key lessons
learned and maxims for success.
are recognising that tacking data quality problems requires more than a series
of tactical, one-off improvement projects,” said Turner. “By their nature many data
quality problems extend across and often beyond an enterprise, so the only way
to tackle them is via an enterprise-wide programme of data governance
activities embracing people, process and technology. This requires very
different skills and methods from those needed on a traditional data quality
At the summit,
Trillium Software will also present a session titled: “Lean Data Governance
Machine,” explaining how corporations can improve their data governance by
adopting the five principals of Lean.
For more information and to register, please visit the event’s web site
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enhancement, and data linking for e-business, customer relationship management,
data governance, enterprise resource planning, supply chain management, data
warehouse, and other enterprise applications.
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