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TDWI Transform 2024

San Diego | Aug. 4–9

Where data, analytics, and AI teams go to transform their strategy, skills, and careers.

  • Full-day & half-day
  • Vendor-neutral
  • Exhibit hall, demos,

Transform Your Skills

Set Sail for Data Success this Summer with TDWI!

Soak up the sun, strengthen your skills, and connect with industry leaders at TDWI's unique summer training events!

Choose from over 50 masterclasses and a 2.5-day leadership summit, covering trending topics such as data governance, AI, machine learning, and data management. Join lively receptions, attend instructor office hours, and seize this exceptional opportunity to train, explore a new city, and build lasting industry connections. Hurry, 20% savings end July 12!

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Masterclasses for Maximum Impact

Each TDWI masterclass is a full- or half-day class of the highest quality, focused on practical education you can use immediately and delivered by a renowned or respected practitioner in the field. There are 50 masterclasses across 5 categories to choose from – explore below!

Explore suggested masterclass tracks in BI, Analytics, and Data Literacy (click + to expand)

View All 16 BI, Analytics, and Data Literacy Classes

Explore suggested masterclass tracks in Data Science, Machine Learning, and AI (click + to expand)

View All 16 Data Science, Machine Learning, and AI Classes

Explore suggested masterclass tracks in Data Management and Governance (click + to expand)

View All 16 Data Management and Governance Classes

Explore suggested masterclass tracks in Platforms and Architecture (click + to expand)

View All 16 Platforms and Architecture Classes

Explore suggested masterclass tracks in Strategy and Methods (click + to expand)

View All 18 Strategy and Methods Classes

Get Hands On!

Full-day, hands-on sessions, delivered by experts, teach you how to leverage leading programming languages and technologies to solve real-world business problems.

Space is Limited! Register Early to Save Your Spot!

RSVP for On-Demand Access to Keynote!


Donna Burbank

Monday, August 5

Think Like an Entrepreneur: Driving Business Innovation via Data Governance

In today's business landscape, leveraging data for strategic advantage is a top priority for start-ups and established companies alike. However, the data governance community may be lagging behind, focusing more on compliance than on fostering innovation.

In this keynote, Donna Burbank will explore how to adopt an entrepreneurial mindset in data governance.

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  • 6 Hands-on labs

  • 50 Masterclasses

  • 4 Bootcamps

  • 20 New courses

Bootcamps kick your strategy and skills into high gear!

Take a two-day bootcamp and earn a certificate on Data Governance, Data Strategy, Data Science, or Machine Learning.

Transform Your Leadership

TDWI Modern Data Leader’s Summit

Aug. 4-6, 2024

An intensive, 2.5-day event, co-located with TDWI Transform San Diego, tailored specifically for data and business leaders seeking to modernize data governance to respond to today’s challenges and maximize opportunities.

Data Leaders will Gain

  • Key trends and strategies for modernizing data governance in the age of AI by improving frameworks, policies, rules, and practices
  • Best practices for both “defensive” data governance to protect sensitive data and comply with regulations and “offensive” data governance to upgrade data quality
  • Advice on organizing to execute so you don’t waste time and can sharpen your focus on meeting data governance objectives and delivering business value
  • Experience-driven tips for successful change management, business-IT collaboration, and data stewardship
  • Leadership insights for deploying data catalogs, data intelligence, and other technologies to increase the effectiveness, scale, and breadth of data governance
  • Strategies for future-proofing data governance as your organization increases data volumes, ramps up workloads, adds users, and requires greater agility when regulations and requirements change
  • Case studies and workshops that enable you to learn from experienced leaders and bring home actionable insights to apply in your organization
  • Opportunities to network with industry leaders and peer organizations to exchange ideas and gain unique perspectives on what works and how to overcome obstacles

Tangible Takeaways

  • TDWI Modern Data Leadership Certificate on Data Governance

New in San Diego

Explore new courses at every training event.
Check out a sampling of some of the 19 full- and half-day courses launching in San Diego.

Transform Your Career

Educational Events Designed for Immediate Impact

  • Stay up to date on the latest trends and tech
  • Gain knowledge and skills you can immediately apply
  • Validate your skills with a certificate
  • Build your network

Hear what past attendees had to say...

  • "I value the program design and focus on insights that are immediately actionable. Very productive time spent out of the office."

    M. Smolinski, Seattle Children’s Hospital Attendee TDWI Las Vegas
  • "I really appreciate the technology-agnostic approach so that every course is oriented around industry best practices, regardless of any software platform."

    Karen Bourne, Grant Thornton Attendee TDWI Las Vegas
  • "The information and vendors far exceeded other conferences I have been to in the past."

    Victoria Hodgens, Bluegrass Cellular Attendee TDWI Las Vegas
  • "It gave me a jump start on learning new skills that it would have taken a lot more time to learn on my own."

    Lisa Dasinger, Zenith Insurance Company Attendee TDWI Las Vegas
  • "This is the third time I’ve attended the conference, I always learn something new which will benefit my organization. Having top trainers and best topics always keeps TDWI on top."

    Gihan Khalil, Western Sydney University Attendee TDWI Las Vegas
  • "The longer classroom-style sessions allowed for more in-depth learning and were more applicable to items specific to my business."

    Attendee TDWI Las Vegas
  • "The leadership event was very valuable as this provided the opportunity to network with fellow leaders and learn about analytics trends."

    Ravi Nath, Creighton University Attendee TDWI Las Vegas Strategy Summit
  • "I had definite actionable items from each event that I could take home with me."

    Attendee TDWI Las Vegas Strategy Summit
  • "I feel like I received a semester's worth of content in 4 days, very useful for my position and organization."

    Attendee TDWI Chicago
  • "I'm new to the data science field and felt like this conference was the perfect way to start. I got a great general overview with the bootcamp, then some hands-on Python experience."

    Attendee TDWI Chicago
  • "It was a great opportunity to listen to lectures delivered by experts in the technology industry and more importantly have an opportunity to ask and get their view on an approach to solve a problem. Also a great opportunity to meet and network with peers working in the same technical field, but an entirely different domain."

    SreeKanth Ganta, Kemper Insurance Attendee TDWI Chicago
  • "Put us on the right track for starting a data science team and producing worthwhile results with our first data science project."

    Jessica Smith, Marriott International Attendee TDWI Chicago Strategy Summit
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Transform Your Tech Stack

Although the in-classroom training you get is vendor-neutral, TDWI carefully designs each event to give you valuable access to the latest analytics and data management tools and technologies.

  • View 20+ Live Demos
  • Focused Exhibits
  • Hands-on Product & Programming Training

Transform Your Team

TDWI is an expert in team training and offers compelling discounts that make it cost-effective for your team to attend. Train together, or divide and conquer.

Popular courses attended by teams include:

We would be happy to help you design the ideal agenda and find fun activities for team building inside and outside of the event. Contact us at [email protected].

Transform Your Network

Who You'll Meet

TDWI Instructors

TDWI Attendees

The following are just a few of the Fortune 100 companies who have joined us at past TDWI Conferences.

  • amazon
  • Bank of America
  • Cisco Systems
  • Coca-Cola
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • Prudential Insurance
  • Toyota
  • Wells Fargo

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Topics Covered Across Six Days

  • AI and Machine Learning
  • Business Intelligence
  • Cloud Platforms
  • Dashboards
  • Data and Analytics Architecture
  • Data Engineering
  • Data Fabric and Data Mesh
  • Data Governance
  • Data Integration
  • Data Lake and Data Lakehouse
  • Data Literacy
  • Data Modeling
  • Data Quality
  • Data Science
  • Data Storytelling
  • Data Strategy
  • Data Visualization
  • Data Warehousing
  • DataOps and MLOps
  • Ethics and Analytics
  • Master Data Management
  • Metadata Management
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Privacy and Compliance
  • Python
  • Self-Service Analytics
  • Team and Program Management

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TDWI San Diego

Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
1380 Harbor Island Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
August 4–9