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3:30 - 5:30 Sunil Soares


Big Data Governance Tutorial


Sunil Soares
Founder & Managing Partner, Information Asset LLC.


Session Description

In this session, Sunil Soares will review key considerations in governing the Big Data Lake including stewardship, data ingestion, metadata, tooling and model governance.  Specific topics include: evolution of the role of the data steward to account for regulatory compliance; alignment with information security; identification of Critical Data Elements; determination of Big Data Policies, Standards and Processes; Defining data standards in conjunction with Privacy, Legal and Compliance .. all the while establishing key processes such as data ingestion, data quality, metadata management, data wrangling and analytics.  Case studies and best practices will be shared based on 100+ real world programs:


  • Establishing Model Governance including model lineage, metadata and ownership



  • Provisioning a reference architecture for Big Data Governance



  • Leveraging tools from vendors such as Alteryx, Cloudera, Collibra, DAG, Hortonworks, IBM, Informatica, Oracle, SAS and Zaloni


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