Don’t Miss One of the Best Data Governance Events for SAP Users

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The ASUG EIM conference, November 7-9th, in Schaumburg, IL is less than two weeks away! This event delivers the opportunity to connect with fellow SAP professionals, and subject matter experts to share information, insights and ideas for business success.  

Be sure to attend presentations by our very own DATUM experts and customers, you don’t want to miss these!

Business KPIs & Data Governance: A Sweet Combination for Hershey
Mark Yingling, Director, Enterprise Master Data Management, The Hershey Company
Tuesday, November 7th @ 10:30 am

Culture is king at the almost 125-year-old Hershey Company. So activating the corporate change needed to make data governance successful and sustainable required a tangible connection to business initiatives. Learn how Hershey's data team was able to connect product traceability to governance efforts to provide the catalyst for value-driven data policies.

How JCI Enabled Global Analytics on SAP HANA with Enterprise Data Governance
Nathan Westby, Manager, Master Data Management, Johnson Controls Inc.
Amanda Bailey, Regional BI Lead, Financial Systems & BI, Johnson Controls Inc.
Tuesday, November 7th @ 10:30 am

Johnson Controls’ 140 year legacy of operating as 3 distinct business units led to a complex landscape with 80+ ERP systems across 30 countries. To jumpstart digital transformation, JCI needed accurate reporting at a global level. They launched an enterprise data governance strategy and established an SAP HANA/MDG foundation to achieve this. Learn how JCI Power Solutions Group enabled better decisions to drive profitable growth and measure effectiveness of key resources across the globe.

5 Easy Steps to Communicate the Value of Data Governance (and Getting People to Care)
David Woods, Principal Partner, DATUM
Cameron Ogden, VP Solution Management, DATUM

Wednesday, November 8th @ 12:30 pm

Trustworthy data is the new competitive differentiator for companies, but the vital role of data governance is often overlooked.  Without a plan or the right platform, it can be difficult to make the connection between sound data governance practices & the business results it can provide.  DATUM will share best practices & actionable takeaways to connect data to your critical business goals, measure the impact data has on corporate initiatives & communicate those results with your key stakeholders.

An MDM Journey: How BJ’s Wholesale Club Enables Master Data to Drive Value
Kim Sharp, Director, Business Systems, BJ’s Wholesale Club
Wednesday, November 8th @ 3 pm

BJ’s Wholesale Club’s value proposition allows its members to live generously. Executive support for their master data management (MDM) program permitted them to focus on delivering maximum business value ― accelerating new product introductions. Learn how BJ’s began its MDM journey alongside their SAP implementation, what’s next, and how they are delivering impactful business results along the way. In this session, you’ll hear a real-life MDM journey and take away best practices for enhancing your own company’s journey.

Come Say Hello!

Stop by Table #3 to say hi and check out what’s new with DATUM, see a demo of our data governance and stewardship platform - Information Value Management®, and meet our resident DATUM experts. 

Not registered? Click here to sign up!  Hope to see you there!

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