Jill Dyché, Vice President of Thought Leadership & Education at SAS   
Managing data in the Age of Business IT

Summary presentation
More and more lines of business are attaining their own IT budgets. And this means they may be generating, managing, and using their own data. What's the role of IT in this brave new world? Where do new roles like the data scientist fit? Noted author and consultant Jill Dyche presents the challenges - and the new guiding principles - for aligning business and IT around data management.

Jill Dyché, Vice President of Thought Leadership and Education at SAS, is an internationally recognized speaker, author, business consultant and blogger on the topic of aligning IT with business solutions. Jill is a well-known international authority on data governance and managing data as a strategic asset.

Jill is a featured speaker at industry conferences, university programs and vendor events. She serves as a judge for several IT best practice awards. She is a member of the Society of Information Management and Women in Technology, a faculty member of TDWI, and she has co-chaired the MDM Summit conference. She is a blogger for Harvard Business Review (www.hbr.org) and writes the popular Inside the Biz blog at www.jilldyche.com.

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