A good policy is the foundation for successful Data Governance but copying a “standard” policy or one created for another organisation is unlikely to get you the results you wanted.  In this session, Nicola will explain why and take you through a practical approach to write a policy that is right for your organisation.

Key Takeaways

  • Why a standard Data Governance policy won’t work.
  • Who to involve in drafting your policy.
  • Why you need to start with agreeing principles.


Speaker Bio

Nicola is the leading data governance training provider in the UK. She holds a unique level of experience in the Data Governance field, and has experience in training, coaching and working with major organisations to help them implement full data governance frameworks.

Nicola has developed a powerful methodology for implementing data governance based on over 16 years of experience and research into best practices. Her methodology breaks down the data governance initiative into logical steps, which ensures that businesses design and implement a data governance framework that is right for them.

Nicola initially worked for a leading UK Bank, and moved into consultancy in 2009. Nicola has worked with clients in a number of different industries including Financial Services, Manufacturing, Defence, Utilities and Retail.

Nicola is a Director and Committee Member of DAMA UK, sits on the Expert Panel of Dataqualitypro.com, and regularly writes and presents internationally on data governance best practice.

September 26 @ 10:00
10:00 — 10:30 (30′)

Stage 3 | Modern Data Platform | HOW TO

Nicola Askham – The Data Governance Coach