Data Governance: Latest Developments and Best Practice

WatersTechnology Training has launched this innovative two day training course designed to cover all the need to know elements of data governance in financial institutions today. Sessions will include designing and implementing a data governance framework, the impact of regulatory mandates such as BCBS 239 and improving data quality and operational efficiencies. The course is delivered by a variety of expert practitioners from leading financial institutions and consultancies, and held in an open, discussion based environment to promote the sharing of best practice approaches.

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Data Governance: Latest Developments and Best Practice

New York, 20 & 21 June

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All financial institutions need an effective data governance strategy and are increasingly under pressure to significantly transform and improve processes in this area. 
To do this successfully, those responsible for data governance must be able to influence stakeholders and back-office operational decisions. Data governance is a key driver in the recent proliferation of CDO roles, and has also been highlighted by regulators through BCBS 239, which sets out global governance standards for banks.


In response to these challenges, WatersTechnology Training has launched this innovative two day training course designed to cover all the need to know elements of data governance in financial institutions today. Sessions will include designing and implementing a data governance framework, the impact of regulatory mandates such as BCBS 239 and improving data quality and operational efficiencies. 
The course is delivered by a variety of expert practitioners from leading financial institutions and consultancies, and held in an open, discussion based environment to promote the sharing of best practice approaches. 

Speakers Include...

Dessa Glasser, Principal, Financial Risk Group and Former CDO and CRO

Michael Ivie, Executive Vice President, Head of Financial Services Consulting, Arrayo

Sandra Recca, Senior Director, Fitch Ratings

Jerry Castricato, Director, Capgemini

Learning Objectives

By the end of the two days delegates will have new or improved knowledge of:

  • Understand the role of new technologies in data governance 
  • Increasing revenues and improving operational efficiency through data governance 
  • Understanding the data life cycle to improve data quality
  • Build an effective business case for data governance 
  • Identify critical data governance elements 
  • Engaging stakeholders across the business to achieve cultural change 
Who Should Attend?

This course is primarily aimed at those working in the data governance function within investment banks however WatersTechnology welcomes anyone who would benefit from this training. Specific job titles may include but are not limited to: 

  • Heads of Data Governance 
  • Data Governance Manager 
  • Reference Data Management
  • Client Data Service 
  • IT Infrastructure 
  • Data Administration 
  • Data Architecture 
  • IT Administration 
  • Product Management 
  • IT strategy
  • Compliance and regulation  
Course Highlights
  • Two day course covering all the key, need to know areas of data governance 
  • Course delivered by a variety of leading expert practitioners and consultants 
  • Understand how data governance can add value to your business 
  • Approaches to designing and implementing an effective data governance framework  
  • Address the impact of BCBS 239 and other regulatory mandates 
  • Develop strategies to overcome challenges in data quality 

Downtown Conference Center

157 William Street
New York
NY 10038
T: 1-212-618-6990  
Toll free- 877-DCC-MEET (322-6338)

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