As a frequent author and experienced consultant, Rick Sherman has been asked to speak at conferences, associations and user group meetings.

Examples of conferences and sessions in which we have appeared or presented include:

  • Various TDWI conferences
  • TDWI Boston chapter meetings
  • Enterprise DATAVERSITY
  • Insurance Industry Symposium on Analytics
  • Gartner Business Intelligence Summit
  • Pentaho seminar on Agile BI
  • DAMA International, Boston and Connecticut chapters
  • DCI Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing Conference

Our past topics have included:

  • Enabling Self-Service Analytics
  • The Data Driven Organization – New Roles and Relationships
  • Designing Architectures for Self-Service BI and Data Science Exploration
  • Designing & Implementing an Analytical Data Architecture
  • BI & Analytic Trends of 2015 - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
  • Creating a Data Architecture for Business Intelligence and Analytics
  • Self-Service BI: New Technology Enablers & Hype
  • Hadoop 2.0 -- From Open Source Projects to Enterprise Solutions
  • Cut Through the Buzzwords and Learn How Analytics can Maximize Your Insurance Data Assets
  • Budgeting, Planning, Forecasting: Moving from Spreadsheets to Analytics
  • Leveraging Data Shadow Systems for Business Value
  • Ten Principles for Increasing the Business Value of your Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence Investments
  • What lies beneath Business Intelligence and Corporate Performance Management
  • Enterprise Reporting & Analytics Using ERP and Data Warehousing
  • MDM & CDI: Data Salvation or Data Silos?
  • Establishing Information as a Corporate Asset using a Data Integration Framework
  • Revitalizing the Mature Data Warehouse