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Sunday, 05 June 2016 22:02

Drive the Future of Data in Portland - DAMA Town Hall

Date: Postponed      Location: Pending

Meet the DAMA Board and be part of Evolving our Portland Data Management Chapter

The Portland DAMA chapter has been serving the educational needs of data professionals in the larger metro area since 1984.  We are the second chapter formed nationally (there are now over 30 chapters worldwide).

We are looking for your input on making DAMA even better in meeting your needs a data professional.  For our June 16th chapter meeting, the board will be leading an interactive discussion on evolving DAMA for the future.  Please come and share with your fellow Lovers of Data in forming a vision for DAMA as the metro area’s go-to place for Data Professionals to learn and collaborate!

This chapter meeting is free for everyone.  Our usual breakfast refreshments will be provided.

Even if you cannot make it in person, we value your input.  Please send your feedback and questions to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ahead of the chapter meeting and we will share at the meeting (unless you ask us not to).

Topics include (but are not limited to):

  • What should DAMA Portland “Keep, Start, Stop” doing?
  • What are your needs as a data professional that DAMA can meet?
  • Preferred Topics (Data Modeling, Analytics, and more)
  • Locations (Downtown PDX, Westside, alternate?)
  • Meeting Times (Keep weekday mornings?  Evenings with a dinner?  Other?)
  • Format (Speakers with Q&A?  Vendor Rodeo?  Webinar?)
  • Networking (How do you want to meet fellow data professionals?)
  • DAMA Day (One speaker all day, Multiple speakers?  Lab sessions?)
  • Communications (How do you want to learn about DAMA events and opportunities?)
  • Website (How can we make it better and easier to navigate?)
  • Monthly newsletter?
  • Job Boards/Job Announcements?
  • Social Events?

Who We Are:

  • The Portland Metro Chapter of the Data Administration Management Association is a not-for-profit, vendor independent, professional association dedicated to advancing the concepts and practices of enterprise information and data resource management.
  • Our primary purpose is to promote the understanding, development and practice of managing data, information and knowledge resources as key enterprise assets.
  • Portland Metro Chapter members, guests and speakers meet a minimum of six times a year to widen their knowledge base in topics relevant to information and data resource management.  Many of our speakers are industry leaders from across the states and beyond.

Event Details


June 16, 2016 Canceled


Cambia Health / Regence
Building Conference Room (aka Propeller Room)
200 SW Market Street, Portland, OR 97201


Free: All attendees (members & non-members)
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