WhereScape Connect

Tue, October 08 2019, 4:00 PM - Thu, October 10 2019, 10:20 AM [MDT]

818, 17th Street, Denver, CO, 80202, United States

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Tue, October 08 2019, 4:00 PM - Thu, October 10 2019, 10:20 AM [MDT]

About the Event

WhereScape Connect, WhereScape's first North America customer conference, offers the perfect opportunity for WhereScape customers to connect with and learn from WhereScape staff experts and other WhereScape automation software users.

The conference offers sessions for both technical users of WhereScape, and those within the business. Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet and share experiences with customers, industry experts and WhereScape partners through networking and social events.

WhereScape Connect is a conference designed to help WhereScape customers grow the connections and knowledge needed to get the most out of their WhereScape investment and plan smartly for the future.

 

Hotel Reservations

WhereScape Connect will be held at the Magnolia Hotel Denver. WhereScape has arranged for a block of rooms starting at $219 per night. You can reserve your room today by visiting the online booking site or by calling 888-915-1110 and mentioning WhereScape Connect.

Cancellation policy

We hope you won't need to cancel your registration but, if you do, please note a $75 fee will be charged prior to September 30. Registration fees are not refundable after September 30, but we are happy to transfer your registration to another attendee.

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About the Organizer

WhereScape helps IT organizations of all sizes leverage automation to design, develop, deploy, and operate data infrastructure faster. More than 700 customers worldwide rely on WhereScape automation to eliminate hand-coding and other repetitive, time-intensive aspects of IT projects to deliver data warehouses, vaults, lakes and marts in less time. www.wherescape.com

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Event Speakers

Mark Budzinski
WhereScape CEO

As WhereScape CEO, Mark sees firsthand the challenges companies face in designing, developing, deploying and operating data infrastructures for effective analytics and reporting. Prior to becoming CEO in January 2017, Mark served as president of WhereScape running worldwide field operations. Mark has held a variety of sales and marketing roles throughout his 30-year career at notable technology companies such as Intel, Sequent Computer Systems, RadiSys and Applied Microsystems. He holds a MBA from the University of Oregon and a Master's degree in Computer Science from the University of Southern California. Time spent with customers continues to validate that most projects leveraging traditional modeling and ETL methodologies fail, and drives Mark's passion for automation and the unambiguous value proposition that WhereScape offers the industry.

www.wherescape.com
Chris Stewart
WhereScape USA VP and GM

Chris Stewart is VP and General Manager of WhereScape USA. Previously serving as WhereScape USA's director of services, Chris oversaw the professional services and support for WhereScape's North American customer base. A strong data warehousing team advocate, Chris has personally designed and implemented data warehouses for more than 20 years. Before joining WhereScape, Chris led data warehouse architecture for several large clinical quality improvement and supply chain companies. Chris is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, with a B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Science.

www.wherescape.com
Neil Barton
WhereScape CTO

As WhereScape's Chief Technology Officer, Neil drives the long-term architecture and technology vision for WhereScape automation software. Neil has held a variety of roles over the past 20 years, including working at Oracle Australia and Sequent Computer Systems in the areas of software architecture, business intelligence and data warehousing. He is a co-inventor of three U.S. patents related to Business Intelligence software solutions.

https://www.wherescape.com
Daniel Linstedt
Data Vault 2.0 Inventor and DataVaultAlliance.com Founder

Daniel Linstedt is the inventor of the Data Vault architecture, Data Vault 2.0 and a world-renowned expert in data warehousing and business intelligence with over 25 years of IT experience. He has helped many organizations, including Fortune 50 companies like NIKE, the US Air Force, the US Department of Defense, American Automobile Association, Desjardins Bank and Edmonton Police Services successfully implement BI solutions. Dan is also the author of The New Business Supermodel and the de-facto standard for Data Vault 1.0 modeling - Super Charge Your Data Warehouse. Dan offers private Data Vault 2.0 certifications, co-founded LearnDataVault.com and recently launched DataVaultAlliance.com - an online community to help spread the word and education about Data Vault and share worldwide, real world experiences.

www.datavaultalliance.com
Kent Graziano
Snowflake Chief Technical Evangelist & Strategic Advisor

https://www.snowflake.com
Paul Christenson
MOBE Data Warehouse Architect

Paul Christenson is the Data Warehouse Architect at MOBE, LLC. He has 30 years of experience as an architect, solution engineer and data scientist designing and implementing analytical systems for healthcare payers, providers and medical manufacturers.  Paul has worked on a wide range of IT and data infrastructure projects including Big Data platforms, data warehousing, business intelligence, interactive client reporting, clinical trials, salesforce automation, laboratory data collection, and medical research. 

https://www.mobeforlife.com
Dustin Spangler
Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment VP of Data and Analytics

Dustin Spangler is the Vice President of Data and Analytics for Larry H. Miller Sports and Entertainment and is Co-Founder of Outlaw Informatics. Dustin has more than 20 years’ experience in helping companies drive value from their Business Intelligence and Analytics objectives. He loves traveling and spending time with his wife and 3 children. He enjoys sports, fantasy football, and cheering his children on from the side lines.

http://www.lhm.com
Raheel Aslam
Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment Data Architect

Raheel Aslam is the Data Architect for Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment. He has more than 14 years of experience building data solutions for industry-leading organizations across the globe. Raheel has a Master's in Computer Science and is a Teradata Certified Professional. He enjoys camping, road trips and traveling with his family.

https://www.lhm.com
Sreevani Abbaraju
HVR Director of Product Management

Sreevani is the Director of Product Management at HVR. In her current role, Sreevani is constantly working towards identifying customers’ data integration challenges and creating best-in-class solutions to help realize customers’ data related goals. She has an extensive background in product management across database management, data integration, database replication, data prep and analytics products over the past 13+ years. She is based out of Dallas and lives with her husband and two children. When not working with customers or attending conferences or working on data integration solutions, she enjoys playing a casual game of Texas Hold’em.

https://www.hvr-software.com
Jonathan Agee
Teknion Data Solutions, Director of Data Warehouse Strategy

Jonathan Agee serves as Director of Data Warehouse Strategy at Teknion Data Solutions, a WhereScape Platinum Partner. Jonathan has been delivering data and analytics solutions for over 12 years. Through the years at Teknion, Jonathan has been instrumental in spearheading key partnerships including with WhereScape, Snowflake, Tableau, and Alteryx. Past project roles include BI Architect, Data Modeler, ETL Developer, Business Analyst, Report Developer, and Project Manager. Jonathan also spent two years as Technical Sales lead and another two years as Practice Leader. In these roles he helped architect solutions for numerous client engagements. He has a Bachelor's degree in International Relations from Wheaton College and outside of work enjoys spending time with family, reading, building and flying RC airplanes and traveling.

https://www.teknionusa.com
Jason Laws
WhereScape VP of Product and Customer Enablement

Jason Laws is VP of Product and Customer Enablement for WhereScape. Joining WhereScape in 2000 as a consultant from Oracle, Jason has broad industry experience and has designed and built data warehouse solutions around the globe. Jason has a Master’s degree in Engineering and a BS in Mathematics from Auckland University.

https://www.wherescape.com
Michael Tantrum
WhereScape Director of Alliances

With more than 20 years of firsthand experience designing and implementing data warehouses, Michael understands the real world challenges that data warehousing teams face. Through roles as developer, architect and consultant, Michael has helped scores of companies improve their data warehousing processes, including organizations such as Vodafone, Air New Zealand, Union Bank, Costco and Expedia. Michael is a recognized speaker on the subjects of agile and rapid data warehouse development and currently resides in Seattle.

www.wherescape.com
Douglas Barrett
WhereScape Sr. Solutions Architect

Douglas Barrett has more than 20 years of experience helping organizations build data warehouses across a wide variety of data platforms. In that time, Douglas has honed a solution delivery approach that significantly reduces risk by applying automation, agility and modeling at the right levels to facilitate communication and speed. Prior to his current role as senior solutions architect, Douglas has held a variety of technical and operational roles at WhereScape and previously worked at Microsoft Consulting Services. Douglas lives in Portland, Oregon - "where you need to love rain and beer" - and speaks frequently at TechEds, SQL Saturdays and TDWI conferences.

www.wherescape.com
Satish Jayanthi
WhereScape Sr. Solutions Architect

Satish Jayanti is a highly experience data warehouse specialist whose primary focus has been building cloud data infrastructure using WhereScape's automation capabilities. Before joining WhereScape as a senior solutions architect in 2016, Satish worked in a variety of capacities including director, technology strategist, architect and consultant for several large financial firms. He has a Bachelor's degree in Electronics and Telecommunications from India and a Master's degree in Computer Science from Cal State Long Beach. When he's not working, he enjoys being outdoors, hiking, playing tennis and spending time with family.

www.wherescape.com
Kevin Marshbank
WhereScape Sr. Solutions Architect

As a WhereScape senior solutions architect, Kevin has helped people and organizations quickly automate their data warehouse initiatives, from build-out to continuous improvement and maintenance. Kevin teaches teams to work in a n agile method while increasing engagement with the business and greatly improving their ability to leverage one of their greatest assets...their data.

www.wherescape.com

Event Schedule

  • October 8, 2019
  • October 9, 2019
  • October 10, 2019
04:00 PM
to
08:00 PM

Registration

Magnolia Lounge

$0.00

06:00 PM
to
08:00 PM

Welcome Reception

Magnolia Lounge

$0.00

07:30 AM
to
08:30 AM

Continental Breakfast

Magnolia Ballroom (across the street)

$0.00

08:30 AM
to
08:50 AM

Opening Remarks

Magnolia Ballroom (across the street)

$0.00

Mark Budzinski

Chris Stewart

09:00 AM
to
09:50 AM
Track : Business

Prototype & Iterate: The Way to Succeed in an Agile World

Stout

Michael Tantrum

Track : Technical

An Overview of WhereScape 3D

Larimer

Satish Jayanthi

10:00 AM
to
10:50 AM
Track : Business

Want to Go Swimming in the Lake?

Stout

Neil Barton

Track : Technical

Top 10 Tips and Tricks for WhereScape RED

Larimer

Douglas Barrett

11:00 AM
to
11:50 AM
Track : Business

To Be Model Driven or Data Driven? Choosing an Approach to Project Development

Stout

Satish Jayanthi

Kevin Marshbank

Track : Technical

Introduction to WhereScape Templates

Larimer

Jason Laws

12:00 PM
to
01:30 PM

Lunch

Magnolia Ballroom (across the street)

$0.00

01:45 PM
to
02:35 PM
Track : Business

Fundamentals of a Successful WhereScape Project

Stout

Jonathan Agee

Track : Technical

Leveraging CDC for Real-Time BI and Data Warehousing

Larimer

Sreevani Abbaraju

03:00 PM
to
03:50 PM
Track : Business

Customer Spotlight: Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment

Stout

Dustin Spangler

Track : Technical

Customer Spotlight: MOBE

Larimer

Paul Christenson

04:05 PM
to
05:05 PM

Data Vault 2.0 Creator Daniel Linstedt Keynote

Magnolia Ballroom (across the street)

$0.00

Daniel Linstedt

05:15 PM
to
06:15 PM

Happy Hour

Magnolia Lounge

$0.00

06:30 PM
to
09:30 PM

Lucky Strike Night Out sponsored by Snowflake

Lucky Strike - 500 16th Street, Denver, CO

$0.00

07:30 AM
to
08:30 AM

Continental Breakfast

Magnolia Lounge

$0.00

08:45 AM
to
09:35 AM
Track : Business

Using Metadata to Your Advantage with WhereScape RED

Stout

Michael Tantrum

Track : Technical

Best Practices in Data Vault 2.0 Development with WhereScape Data Vault Express

Larimer

Kevin Marshbank

09:45 AM
to
10:35 AM
Track : Business

Changing the Game with Cloud Data Warehousing

Stout

Kent Graziano

Track : Technical

What's New? WhereScape Automation Capabilities You Need to See

Larimer

Jason Laws

10:50 AM
to
11:50 AM

The Journey Ahead for WhereScape Automation

Magnolia Ballroom (across the street)

$0.00

Neil Barton

11:50 AM
to
12:20 PM

Closing Remarks

Magnolia Ballroom (across the street)

$0.00

Mark Budzinski

Chris Stewart