RWDG Webinar – How to Select the Appropriate Data Governance Tool

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Date(s) - 09/21/2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm



with Robert S. Seiner

How to Select the Appropriate Data Governance Tool

Thursday September 21, 2017 @ 2 PM EST


Real-World Data Governance is a webinar series presented by Robert S. Seiner of KIK Consulting & and produced by DATAVERSITY. The series takes place at 2 p.m. EST on the third Thursday of each month.

Real-World Data Governance webinars focus on sharing information about data governance tools & techniques that work in the real-world.

Real-World Data Governance discusses a practical, non-threatening approach to Data Governance that is practiced by organizations across the real-world.

What will Bob talk about in this month’s webinar?  

Organizations purchase Data Governance Tools to formalize responsibility and automate and assist the processes of governing data and metadata. There are many different types of tools on the market that assist in program implementation and there are several criteria and requirements that organization’s use to review and assess available tools.

In this installment of the RWDG webinar series, Bob Seiner will talk about the types of tools available on the market and requirements that can be used to assist in the selection of the most appropriate tool for your organization. Learn about the latest types of data governance tools and how to select the right one in this RWDG webinar.

In this webinar Bob will discuss:

  • Categories of data governance tools available on the market
  • Using D-I-Y tools and templates to nail down business requirements
  • How to define the appropriate tool criteria for your organization
  • How to manage the data governance tool selection process
  • The core components of a data governance tool request for proposal (RFP)



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About Robert S. Seiner

Robert S. (Bob) Seiner is the publisher of The Data Administration Newsletter ( – and has been since it was introduced in 1997 – providing valuable content for people that work in Information & Data Management and related fields. is known for its timely and relevant articles, columns and features from thought-leaders and practitioners. Seiner and were recognized by DAMA International for significant and demonstrable contributions to Information and Data Resource Management industries. Seiner is the President and Principal of KIK Consulting & Educational Services, a data and information management consultancy that he started in 2002, providing practical and cost-effective solutions in the disciplines of data governance, data stewardship, metadata management and data strategy. Seiner is a recognized industry thought-leader, has consulted with and educated many prominent organizations nationally and globally, and is known for his unique approach to implementing data governance. His book “Non-Invasive Data Governance: The Path of Least Resistance and Greatest Success” was published in late 2014. Seiner speaks often at the industry’s leading conferences and provides a monthly webinar series titled “Real-World Data Governance” with DATAVERSITY.

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