MIM Speaker Series: Info Management with Optimal Solutions

MIM Information Management Speaker Series

UMCP | Hornbake Library South Wing | Room 2119

Michele Koch: Data Governance – A Path to Success | Mon 9/16, 12 - 1 pm

Navient knows data governance. That’s because the company boasts an award-winning data governance program. There are key critical success factors to create and sustain an enterprise data governance and data quality program. This session will highlight the best practices used to keep Navient’s decade-long program going strong. Topics to be covered include: a business/IT partnership, communication, successful marketing techniques, stewardship, managing change, and proving and tracking business value.
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iSchool Graduate Student Information Session with PwC | Tue 9/17, 12 - 1:30 pm

Please join us for an informational session hosted by PwC, a global consulting firm, sharing about their information governance practice.  This session will discuss what it is like to work for a global consulting firm, presented by members of the consulting team, describing the specific projects delivered by the information governance practice.  The team will also share how to apply for internships or permanent positions at www.pwc.com/careers.  PwC will be providing lunch.   Come join us for a fun session!
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Seth Grimes: Content AI – Technologies and Applications | Mon 10/7, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Content AI is the application of artificial intelligence technologies to understand and measure the impact of content -- of text, images, audio, and video within the enterprise and in online and social media. This session will cover technologies -- tagging, classification, and process automation; information extraction: metadata and data; machine reading and question answering; machine translation; trust in AI: bias, privacy, and explainability -- with a selection of research and insights application case studies and 
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Tracye Turner | Mon 11/4, 12 - 1 pm

More information (and RSVP) is coming soon about this opportunity to meet with a local information management company, Optimal Solutions.
(This event is open to all iSchool students)
Hosted by the UMD iSchool Master of Information Mangement program