DAMA International - Calgary Chapter

DAMA Calgary Chapter September meeting

September 19th at 8AM at Suncor Energy Centre


On September 19, we are delighted to host Loretta Mahon Smith, President of DAMA International as she presents the IBM view of Data Governance compared with the DMBoK.

  • Data Ecosystem
  • Where Data Governance fits
  • Why Data Governance is relevant
  • What we are hearing now
  • How IBM looks at Data Governance Practices


Speaker Bio:

Loretta Mahon Smith is a visionary and influential data management professional known for her consistent awareness of developing industry trends.  Her extensive experience in strategic data management includes significant depth for the financial services industry.  Loretta is an Associate Partner in the Data Platforms at IBM Services, supporting clients in North America as the Lead for the Data Strategy & Governance.

Loretta is currently the peer-elected President of DAMA International, a non-profit professional organization for data management, serving the larger data management community worldwide.

She earned Certified Computing Professional (CCP), Certified Business Intelligence Professional (CBIP), and Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP)

Public Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/lorettamahonsmith/

She resides in Phoenix, Maryland, USA.  Her twitter handle is @silverdata.






Thanks again to our sponsors: Suncor and Snowflake.

Thank you Dylan and Jason.