Buckeye DAMA will announce our next meeting shortly. In the meantime, The Central Ohio Data Governance Group has offered Buckeye DAMA Meetup members the opportunity to attend one of their upcoming meetings.
You don’t have to join CODuGG to show up, but they would appreciate if you could contact Todd Henley at [masked] to RSVP

Sunil Soares will present to the group on “Data Governance for Big Data.” 

Sunil is an internationally known author on Data Governance and Data Management Topics. 

From Sunil’s Amazon.com profile (https://www.amazon.com/Sunil-Soares/e/B004780W4K­):  
Sunil Soares is the founder and managing partner of Information Asset, LLC, www.information-asset.co­m a consulting firm that specializes in helping organizations build out their data governance programs. Prior to this role, Sunil was the Director of Information Governance at IBM, and worked with clients across six continents and multiple industries. 

Sunil’s first book The IBM Data Governance Unified Process details the fourteen steps and almost one hundred sub-steps to implement a data governance program. The book has been used by several organizations as the blueprint for their data governance programs, and has also been translated into Chinese. 

Sunil’s second book Selling Information Governance to the Business: Best Practices by Industry and Job Function reviews the best way to approach data governance by industry and function. 

Sunil’s third book Big Data Governance reviews the importance of data governance for different types of big data such as social media, machine-to-machine, big transaction data, biometrics, and human generated data. 

His fourth book IBM InfoSphere: A Platform for Big Data Governance and Process Data Governance addresses the convergence of big data, data governance and business process management. 

Sunil has also worked at the Financial Services Strategy Consulting Practice of Booz Allen & Hamilton in New York. Sunil lives in New Jersey and holds an MBA in Finance and Marketing from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. 

For those familiar with the OCLC campus the meetup is in the main building, not the Conference Center. Park in the Visitors area of Parking Lot 1, enter through the main entrance, and sign in at the PBX.  Todd Henley will be there to escort you to the meeting room.  Contact Todd Henley at [masked] to RSVP.