2020 Conference Agenda

17th Annual HEDW Forum Conference Agenda
April 26 – 29, 2020
Hosted by Weber State University
Ogden Eccles Conference Center

Ogden, Utah

Presentation Descriptions and Presenter Bios are available on separate web pages. Page links are in the menu to the right.

Sunday, April 26, 2020 – Ogden Eccles Conference Center
Time Room Event
7:00 am to
5:00 pm
Main Entry HEDW Registration and Host Desk
7:30 am to
8:30 am
Ballroom II Buffet Breakfast for Sunday Training Participants
8:30 am to
12:00 pm
Ballroom III Dimensional Modeling: Kimball Fundamentals – Margy Ross
8:30 am to
12:00 pm
Ballroom I Building World-class Business Dashboards – Steve Wexler
12:00 pm to
1:00 pm
Ballroom II Buffet Lunch for Sunday Training Participants
1:00 pm to
4:30 pm
Ballroom III Dimensional Modeling: Kimball Fundamentals – Margy Ross
1:00 pm to
5:00 pm
Ballroom I Building World-class Business Dashboards – Steve Wexler
4:30 pm to
5:30 pm
Board Room
HEDW Board meeting
5:00 pm to
6:30 pm
Grand Ballroom Corridor Sponsor Setup
5:45 pm to
10:00 pm
Main Entry Buses to Reception and back to Hampton Inn (looping)
6:00 pm to
10:00 pm
Ogden Ice Sheet  HEDW Conference Reception – Food and drink available 6 – 9:30 pm
6:00 pm to
10:00 pm
Ogden Ice Sheet  Ice Skating and Curling – PLEASE NOTE: those who want to participate in Curling should wear soft pants and athletics shoes
7:00 pm to
7:20 pm
Ogden Ice Sheet  Welcome Address – Dr. Brad Mortensen, President, Weber State University
7:30 pm to
7:45 pm
On Ice Group Photo Represent your school by wearing spirit wear for the group photo
Monday, April 27, 2020 – Ogden Eccles Conference Center
Time Room Event
7:00 am to
5:00 pm
Main Entry Registration and Host Desk
7:00 am to
5:00 pm
Grand Ballroom Corridor Conference Sponsors
7:00 am to
8:15 am
Grand Ballrom Breakfast
8:15 am to
9:15 am
Grand Ballroom Keynote Address
Time Business Intelligence Data Governance Technology Other Vendor
9:30 am to
10:30 am
When it comes to BI Tools, Is More Better?  A panel discussion on the pros and cons of using multiple BI tools within an institution.

Presenter:  Dave Pecora

Presenter:  Lance Tucker
 
Presenter:  Richard Hanks
Co-Presenter:  Roger Tervort
 
Presenter:  Heather Chapman
10:30 am to
11:00 am
Morning Networking Break – Lounge/Lobby
11:00 am to
12:00 pm
 
Presenter:  Steve Sporinsky
 
Presenter:  Barry Goldstein
Presenter:  Pramod Kunju
 
Presenter:  Nadia Mankins
12:00 pm to
1:00 pm
Lunch – Grand Ballroom
1:15 pm to
2:15 pm
Presenter:  Amber MacKenzie
Presenter:  Susan Schaefer
Co-presenter:  Joseph S. Hutchins
Presenter:  Roland Hall
Co-Presenter:  Katerina Stepanova
Presenter:  Jason Jensen
2:15 pm to
2:45 pm
Afternoon Networking Break – Lounge/Lobby
2:45 pm to
3:45 pm
Presenter:  Yuko Mulugetta
Co-Presenter(s):  Andrew Siefert
Presenter:  James Clysdale
Co-Presenter:  Dan Wagner
Presenter:  Ryan Fellers
Co-Presenter:  Ashtin Preston
Presenter:  Abby Kaplan
4:00 pm to
5:00 pm
Presenter:  Becca Baggett
Co-Presenter:  Liz Conder
Presenter:  Kathleen Broderick
Co-Presenter:  Ryan Schlagheck
Presenter:  Kristin Kennedy
LIGHTNING TALKS
6:00 pm to
10:00 pm
Networking Dinners At Local Restaurants Downtown Ogden (25th Street)

Off-Site Hotels to Downtown Ogden Shuttle (looping)

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 – Ogden Eccles Conference Center
Time Room Event
7:00 am to
5:00 pm
Main Entry Registration and Host Desk
7:00 am to
5:00 pm
Grand Ballroom Corridor Conference Sponsors
7:00 am to
8:30 am
Grand Ballroom Breakfast
Time Business Intelligence Data Governance Technology Other Vendor
8:30 am to
9:30 am
Presenter:  Pete Benbow
Presenter:  Maya Collum
Co-presenter:  Kelly Raposo, Christine Beckerman
Presenter:  John Mobley
Ask-A-Guru
Presenter:  TBA

 

9:45 am to
10:45 am
Presenter:  Nate Rochester
Presenter:  Matt Portwood
Co-Presenter:  Alexis Wall
Presenter:  Kranthi Bandaru
Presenter:  Meghan Hall
10:45 am to
11:15 am
Morning Networking Break – Lounge/Lobby
11:15 am to
12:15 pm
Presenter:  Corinne Briggs
Co-Presenter:  Russell Youngberg
Presenter:  San Cannon
Presenter: Ken Nagle
Co-presenter:  Shelin Mathews
12:15 pm to
1:00 pm
Lunch – Grand Ballrom
12:45 pm to
1:30 pm
HEDW Member Meeting – Grand Ballroom
1:45 pm to
2:45 pm
Presenter:  Ashley Hallock
Co-presenter:  Dimuthu Tilakaratne
2:45 pm to
3:15 pm
Afternoon Networking Break – Lounge/Lobby
3:15 pm to
4:15 pm
Presenter:  Karen Matheson
Presenter:  Karen Menard
Co-Presenter:  Ann Cesar, Rob Heenan

 

Presenter:  Julie Parmenter
LIGHTNING TALKS
5:00 pm Dinner on your own
5:15pm to 7:30pm FUN RUN/walk

  • 5:15pm Meet at Eccles Conference Center to board buses
  • 5:30pm Depart Eccles Conference Center
  • 7:00pm Board buses and start back to Eccles Conference Center
  • 7:30pm Arrive at the Eccles Conference Center
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 – Ogden Eccles Conference Center
Time Room Event
7:00 am to
3:00 pm
Main Entry Registration and Host Desk
7:00 am to
12:00 pm
Grand Ballroom Corridor Conference Sponsors
7:00 am to
8:30 am
Grand Ballroom Breakfast
8:00 am to
9:15 am
Grand Ballroom HEDW General Session – Top 10 Survey results – Member Recognition & Conference Announcements   
Time Business Intelligence Data Governance Technlogy Other Vendor
9:30 am to
10:30 am
Presenter:  Greg Brown
Co-Presenter:  Theresa Sherwood
Growing analytics capabilities at a small liberal arts college for a data informed future
Presenter:  Dobby Spencer
Co-Presenter:  Meghal Parikh, Bay Rodriquez
Presenter:  Gregory Locke
BI Strategy: The Business of Intelligence at New York University
Presenter:  Addis Crooks-Jones
Co-Presenter:  Andrew Maliszewski
10:45 am to
11:45 am
Presenter:  Mick Haney
Presenter:  Margaret Allen
Co-Presenter:  Steve Papaccio
Presenter:  Adam Raab
Presenter:  Priscilla Camp
11:45 am to
12:45 pm
Lunch / Grand Ballroom
1:00 pm to
2:30 pm
2:30 pm to
3:30 pm
User Groups User Groups User Groups User Groups User Groups

Last Updated on 2/2/18 by Shelly Turner