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Denodo Datafest 2018 Sessions

Journey to the Cloud, Self-Service BI, and Data Lakes with Data Virtualization

Denodo DataFest, the premier agile data management and analytics conference, returned once again to New York and London in 2018. Our annual user conference brings together industry analysts, subject matter experts, business leaders, data management leaders to discuss data strategies to enable a successful journey to the cloud, self-service BI, and data lakes with data virtualization. The event invited attendees to watch demos, hear customer success stories, and educate themselves on the best practice implementations of data virtualization.

DataFest

HIGHLIGHTED PRESENTATIONS
Keynote – Transforming Business with Multi-Cloud and Hybrid
Presenter: Claudia Imhoff, CEO Intelligent Solutions, Founder Boulder BI Brain Trust (BBBT)
WHY DATA VIRTUALIZATION MATTERS IN YOUR INTEGRATION STRATEGY
Analyst Presentation: Why Data Virtualization Matters in Your Portfolio
Presenter: Noel Yuhanna, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research
Customer Presentation: Modernizing Data Warehouse Through Data Virtualization
Presenter: Alan Knox, Technical Operations Manager at Vancouver Coastal Health
Partner Presentation: Accelerating the Data to Value Journey
Presenter: Krishna Gubili, Business Head - Data, Analytics and AI, Wipro
Panel: Disrupt Your Business with Data Virtualization 
Panel: Noel Yuhanna, Principal Analyst, Forrester, Alan Knox, Technical Operations Manager, Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), Krishna Gubili, Analytics Business Leader, Wipro, Ravi Shankar, CMO, Denodo
Moderator: Ravi Shankar, CMO, Denodo
MULTI-CLOUD, HYBRID AND EDGE
Customer Presentation: Cloud Modernization with Data Virtualization
Presenter: Alejandro Ocando, Business Intelligence Consultant, TransAlta
Partner Presentation: Accelerate Transition to the Cloud with Microsoft Azure
Presenter: Paul Maher, Partner, GeneraL Manager, Microsoft
Partner Presentation: How to Take Advantage of an Enterprise Data warehouse in the Cloud
Presenter: Harsha Kapre, Director, Product Management, Snowflake
Panel: Accelerating Cloud Modernization with Data Virtualization
Panel: Noel Yuhanna, Principal Analyst, Forrester, Alan Knox, Technical Operations Manager, Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), Krishna Gubili, Analytics Business Leader, Wipro, Ravi Shankar, CMO, Denodo
Moderator: Ravi Shankar, CMO, Denodo
NEXT-GEN SELF SERVICE BI / ANALYTICS
Analyst Presentation: Managing Data Sprawls with Data Catalog for Self Service
Presenter: Wayne Eckerson, Founder and Principal Consultant at Eckerson Group
Customer Presentation: Using Modern Data Management and Self-Service BI for Business Advantages
Presenter: Andrew Sohn, SVP - Digital Transformation Leader, Crawford & Company
Partner Presentation: Democratizing Data for Business Users with Self-Service BI
Presenter:  Vaidy Krishnan, Senior Product Manager, Technology Partners, Tableau
Panel: Next-Generation Analytics Strategies
Panel: Wayne Eckerson, Founder and Principal Consultant, Eckerson Group, Andrew Sohn, SVP, Global Digital and Analytics Services, Crawford & Company, Vaidy Krishnan, Sr. Product Manager, Tableau, Nick Sarkisian, Associate Vice President, Digital & Analytics, HCL
Moderator: Mitesh Shah, Senior Cloud Product Manager, Denodo
DATA LAKE AND GOVERNANCE
Customer Presentation: Delivering Self-Service Analytics using Big Data and Data Virtualization on the Cloud
Presenter: Wang Cheung, Director of Data Platform Architecture, Guardian Life Insurance
Partner Presentation: Regulation and Compliance in the Data Driven Enterprise
Presenter: Mark Lochbiler, Director, Partner Engineering, Hortonworks
Partner Presentation: Best-Fit-Engineering Deployments of Logical Data Warehouses
Presenter: Steve Tetrault, Director of Solutions, Neudesic
Panel: Tackling Compliance with Data Virtualization
Panel: Wang Cheung, Director of Data Platform Architecture, Guardian Life, Stan Christiaens, Co-founder and CTO, Collibra, Mark Lochbihler, Director, Partner Engineering, Hortonworks, Steve Tetrault, Director of Solutions, Neudesic
Moderator: Paul Moxon, VP of Data Architectures and Chief Evangelist, Denodo

Featured Speakers

Claudia Imhoff
CEO Intelligent Solutions, Founder Boulder BI Brain Trust (BBBT)

Noel Yuhanna
Principal Analyst at Forrester Research

Alan Knox
Technical Operations Manager at Vancouver Coastal Health

Krishna Gubili
Business Head - Data, Analytics and AI, Wipro

Alejandro Ocando
Business Intelligence Consultant, TransAlta

Paul Maher
Partner, GeneraL Manager, Microsoft

Harsha Kapre
Director, Product Management, Snowflake

Wayne Eckerson
Founder and Principal Consultant at Eckerson Group

Andrew Sohn
SVP - Digital Transformation Leader, Crawford & Company

Vaidy Krishnan
Senior Product Manager, Technology Partners, Tableau

Wang Cheung
Director of Data Platform Architecture, Guardian Life Insurance

Mark Lochbiler
Director, Partner Engineering, Hortonworks

Steve Tetrault
Director of Solutions

WHY DATA VIRTUALIZATION MATTERS IN YOUR INTEGRATION STRATEGY
Analyst Presentation: Why Data Virtualization Matters in Your Portfolio
Presenter: Henry Peyret, Principal Analyst, Forrester
Denodo Presentation: From Concept to Reality
Presenter: Paul Moxon, VP Data Architecture and Chief Evangelist, Denodo
Partner Presentation: Driving Increased Value From Your Data
Presenter: Gavin Targonski, Director, Sales & Business Development, EMEA, Wipro
Panel: Empowering Your Business with Data Virtualization
Panel: Henry Peyret, Principal Analyst, Forrester, Gavin Targonski, Director, Sales & Business Development, Wipro, Vincent Boucheron, CIO Advisor, BNP Paribas
Moderator: Ravi Shankar, CMO, Denodo
MULTI-CLOUD, HYBRID AND EDGE
Analyst Presentation: Connect Your Enterprise to Cloud, Hybrid and Edge
Presenter: Mike Ferguson, Independent Analyst, Managing Director of Intelligent Business Strategies Limited
Customer Presentation: Deploying Denodo in the Cloud: The Backbone of a Robust BI Infrastructure
Presenter: Gerhard Lennox, Senior Data Engineer, 2U
Partner Presentation: Data Governance in a Hybrid, Multi-Cloud Environment
Presenter: Stijn Stan Christiaens, Co-founder & CTO, Collibra
Panel: Accelerating Cloud Modernization with Data Virtualization
Panel: Mike Ferguson, Independent Analyst, Managing Director, Intelligent Business Strategies, Gerhard Lennox, Senior Data Engineer, 2U, Stijn (Stan) Christiaens, Co-founder & CTO, Collibra, Arun Dixit, Principal Architect, UST Global
Moderator: Yves Laurent, Director Partner Marketing, Denodo
NEXT-GEN SELF SERVICE BI / ANALYTICS
Customer Presentation: Our Journey to Deliver Data with a Logical Data Warehouse
Presenter: Michael Besin Hansen, Head of Data Systems, Get AS
Partner Presentation: Hybrid Cloud Analytics with Centralized Security and Governance
Presenter: Andy Cooper, Solutions Consultant, Tableau
Denodo Presentation: Managing Data Sprawls with Data Catalog
Presenter: Mark Pritchard, Director Sales Engineering UK, Denodo
Panel: Next-Generation Analytics Strategies
Panel: Michael Besin Hansen, Head of Data Systems, Get AS, Andy Cooper, Solutions Consultant, Tableau, Mark Pritchard, Director Sales Engineering UK, Denodo, Tiago Ferreira, Consultant, Passio Consulting
Moderator: Charles Southwood, Regional VP, Northern Europe and EMEA, Denodo
DATA LAKE AND GOVERNANCE
Analyst Presentation: What Can a Multi-Purpose Data Lake Do Better than a Data Lake?
Presenter: Rick van der Lans, Independent Business Intelligence Analyst
Customer Presentation: Streamlining Governance and Security with Data Virtualization
Presenter: Sylvain Dutilh, BI Administrator, Landsbankinn
Partner Presentation: How Data Virtualization Can Support Your Regulation and Compliance Needs
Presenter: Mattijs Voet, Information Architect, Kadenza
Panel: Tackling Compliance with Data Virtualization
Panel: Rick van der Lans, Independent Analyst, Founder, R20 Consultancy, Sylvain Dutilh, BI Administrator, Landsbankinn, Jürgen Bohn, CIO Advisor, Schaeffler, Mattijs Voet, Information Architect, Kadenza, Sanjay Kumar, Director - Head of Data Intelligence, Talan
Moderator: Becky Smith, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Denodo

Featured Speakers

Henry Peyret
Principal Analyst, Forrester

Gavin Targonski
Director, Sales & Business Development, EMEA, Wipro

Mike Ferguson
Independent Analyst, Managing Director of Intelligent Business Strategies Limited

Gerhard Lennox
Senior Data Engineer, 2U

Stijn Stan Christiaens
Co-founder & CTO, Collibra

Michael Besin Hansen
Head of Data Systems, Get AS

Andy Cooper
Solutions Consultant, Tableau

Rick van der Lans
Independent Business Intelligence Analyst

Sylvain Dutilh
BI Administrator, Landsbankinn

Landsbankinn

Mattijs Voet
Information Architect, Kadenza

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Talan
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Neudesic
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BNP Paribas
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