TDWI CHAPTERS

Local Education and Networking

The purpose of TDWI Chapters is to enable local Business Intelligence/Data Warehousing professionals to:

  • Meet regularly with each other on a regional basis
  • Share best practices in a small group setting
  • Establish a strong network of peers
  • Gain technical advice and career direction

Everyone is welcome. We encourage you to join TDWI, but you do not need to be a member to attend.

SPECIAL OFFER

Become a TDWI Premium Member for only $199 (regularly $275)!
This special offer available only as part of your chapter registration. See details below
.

Northwest-Seattle Chapter

The purpose of the Northwest-Seattle Chapter is to enable local BI/DW professionals to:

  • Meet regularly with each other on a regional basis
  • Share best practices in a small group setting
  • Establish a strong network of peers
  • Gain technical advice and career direction

Everyone is welcome. We encourage you to join TDWI, but you do not need to be a member to attend.

  • September 18, 2018: Enabling Business Agility with Modern Data Services

    08/20/2018

    Connect. Share. Learn.

    ATTENTION ALL BI/DW AND ANALYTICS PROFESSIONALS
    We cordially invite you to attend our upcoming TDWI Northwest Chapter meeting on  September 18, 2018. Come meet other local professionals, share ideas, and exchange career advice while listening to quality presentations in a vendor-neutral setting, which is the hallmark of TDWI education. Our speakers will be DW/BI leaders and users reporting on their success and lessons learned. Parking information available here. Please see our detailed meeting agenda below.

    When:

    Tuesday, September 18, 2018 – 5:30 - 8:30pm

    Where:

     

    Topic:

    Galvanize – Seattle Office
    111 S. Jackson St
    Seattle, WA 98104
    Enabling Business Agility with Modern Data Services

    DON'T MISS THIS EVENT! Please RSVP below
    Click here to register for the next upcoming event

    Agenda:

    Start time5:30pm

    Registration, Snacks & Peer Networking

    6:00pm

     Welcome and Chapter Business

     6:15pm

    Presentations
    Wendy Gilbert (Egencia)
    Director, Product Management, Global Data Platform

    Christian Kleinerman (Snowflake Computing)
    Vice President, Product

    Steve Sarsfield (Vertica)
    Director of Product Marketing

    7:45pm

    Panel Discussion / Audience Q&A

    8:15pm

    Door Prizes & Closing Remarks

    8:30pm

    End of Event

    DON'T MISS THIS EVENT! Please RSVP below
    Click here to register for the next upcoming event

     

    Space is limited so sign up early!

    To become a member at a 10% discount, please click here and use priority code SEACPT1. For more information about TDWI Membership, contact chapters@tdwi.org.
    To contact a Chapter officer, click on name of the officer located on the top right hand column of this page.

    About our Presenters

    Wendy Gilbert (Egencia)
    Director, Product Management, Global Data Platform
    Wendy brings many years of data experience across a variety of companies including Egencia, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Amazon.com, ANZ (New Zealand), and Washington Mutual. She has delivered BI solutions in roles ranging from program and data management to software development, and is known for effective, low-drama delivery regardless of project size. Wendy earned MS in Computing Information Systems from Sam Houston State University and has contributed as an Advisory Board Member to the University of Washington certificate programs in Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, and Data Science.

    Christian Kleinerman (Snowflake Computing)
    Vice President, Product
    In his current role Christian oversees the continued growth and innovation of Snowflake Computing’s products. Previously at Google as Director of Product Management he led YouTube’s infrastructure and data systems, and prior to that was a General Manager at Microsoft responsible for a broad portfolio of Data Warehouse products. Christian has over 20 years of experience working with database technologies, earned his bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Los Andes University, and currently holds more than 10 patents in database technologies.

    Steve Sarsfield (Vertica)
    Director of Product Marketing
    Steve Sarsfield has published many articles and white papers on the topics of data management, databases, data quality and analytics. He is the author of the book "The Data Governance Imperative", which discusses the topic of how business and IT can better work together to address business challenges.

    Upcoming Meetings

    November 13th: “Moving from Business Analysis to Data Science”

Please note that TDWI Premium Membership, while encouraged, is not required to attend this TDWI chapter meeting. If you value the information and networking opportunities you experience at TDWI Chapter events, you can further empower your career by becoming a TDWI Premium Member.

TDWI Premium Membership arms you with a powerful, comprehensive, and constantly growing selection of industry research, news, online content, a robust video library, and peer networking opportunities developed exclusively for Premium Members. TDWI Premium Members also receive discounts on TDWI conferences, seminars, and CBIP exams.

Learn More

Two ways to become a member today!

  1. Register now for the chapter meeting and add an individual Premium Membership for only $199 (regularly $275)
  2. Sign up here and receive a 10% discount off of the standard price of $275, for an individual Premium Membership!

For more information about TDWI Premium Membership, contact membership@tdwi.org.

About TDWI Chapters

TDWI sponsors Chapters in regions throughout the world to foster education and networking at the local level among business intelligence and data warehousing professionals. Chapter meetings are open to any BI/DW professional.

Chapter Officers

President
Secretary / Treasurer
Membership/Publicity Coordinator
Sponsor Coordinator
Event Coordinator

Sponsors

Logig 20 20

The Plaster Group

Slalom Consulting

Snowflake