Data Strategy – 4 Day Evening Course for Leaders
Many executives are looking to create a data-driven organization, and to reap the benefits that modern data technology can bring. But creating an enterprise data strategy and architecture can be a daunting task. It can be difficult to know where to begin, and how to prioritize efforts with the myriad technologies and stakeholders involved. This 4 day evening course will help de-mystify data strategy and data management, and will provide concrete, practical ways to get started.
Evening 1: Aligning Data Strategy with Business Strategy
Evening One provides an overview of the main components for building a data strategy. A key focus will be on aligning the data strategy with the organization’s business strategy to support becoming a more data-driven organization. Topics include:
Data Strategy & Data Management Overview
Data Strategy & Data Management Executive Overview
Building blocks of a data strategy & architecture
Case studies & success stories
Establishing Goals & Gaining Buy-In
Motivation & drivers
Effectively communicate needs and expected ROI
Workshop: Defining business motivations & drivers
Evening 2: Building the Foundation: Key Components of Data Management
Evening Two provides an overview of the key components of data management including: data architecture, data quality, BI and data warehousing, AI analytics, master data management, and more. Topics include:
Building the Data Management Foundation
BI and Data Warehousing
AI & Analytics
Master Data Management
Prioritizing Business-Critical Data & Capabilities
Identify and prioritize cross-functional stakeholder needs
Define & manage business-critical data
Build the right technical architecture for your organization’s needs
Evening 3: Data Governance: Aligning People, Process, and Technology
Evening 3 covers data governance, which is a critical part of any successful data strategy. We will begin with an overview of data governance and the various approaches and components involved in building a data governance organization from both an organizational and technical perspective. Topics include:
Data Governance Overview
Aligning Data Governance with business objectives
Data stewardship & roles
Processes & workflows
Tools & technologies to support data governance
Evening 4: Building a Roadmap for Success
Evening 4 integrates all of the topics learned in the course to build a roadmap and implementation plan for their unique organization. We will also discuss how track benefits and ROI (return on investment) over time to monitor the success of your data initiatives. Topics include:
Defining an Actionable Roadmap
Identifying “quick wins”
Aligning technology with business priorities
Building a roadmap that combines quick wins with long-term benefits
Tracking Benefits and ROI
Methods for calculating value
Tracking benefits over time
Culture & communication – keeping the momentum going
Donna Burbank is a recognized industry expert in information management with over 20 years of experience in data strategy, information management, data modeling, metadata management, and enterprise architecture.
Her background is multi-faceted across consulting, product development, product management, brand strategy, marketing, and business leadership.
Member price (for TIVIA Society's members) 2 430 € (+ VAT 24 %)
Normal price 2 700 € (+ VAT 24 %)
If the cancellation is made later than two weeks before the start of the course, we will charge half of the course fee.
If no cancellation is made at all, we will charge the full course fee.
A blocked participant can be replaced at another cost free of charge.
We reserve the right to cancel or postpone the training if there are not enough participants.