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UW EDW Leaders at Higher Ed Data Warehousing Conference

Six members of the Enterprise Data & Analytics unit presented at the annual Higher Education Data Warehousing Forum (HEDW) conference in April, in 5 different sessions, the highest number of presenters admitted from a single institution.

BK Chen
Deliver Business Value via MDM Efforts in Enterprise Analytics: A multi-factor analysis of our practices with two master data scenarios

 

Bart PietrzakPieter VisserBart Pietrzak & Pieter Visser
Closing the gap between IT and business: building and delivering BI solutions to enhance user experience

 

 

Ed RazonEd Razon
Is the Data Vault Methodology the Best Way to Structure Your University Data?

 

Bomani Siwatu
Data Warehouse Quality Assurance in an agile environment – a practical approach

 

Anja Canfield-BuddeAnja Canfield-Budde
Canfield-Budde has been elected president of HEDW for a second term, the first time in the organization’s 11-year history that a previous president was asked to serve again.

 

 

New STEM and High Demand Data Resource Released

UW-IT, in partnership with the Office of Planning & Budgeting and the Office of the Registrar, is pleased to announce that a new data resource for Classification of Instructional Programming (CIP) has been released.

This new data table will allow you to compare the UW with other institutions in the delivery of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and high demand programs.

For the first time, you will be able to classify your curriculum and majors by Federal or State STEM, National Science Foundation STEM, and Washington State high demand programs via a consistent, centrally available data source.

Detailed information about this data and how it helps UW is available on the newly introduced Enterprise Data & Analytics Knowledge Base.

EDA Staffers Present at Annual Tableau Conference

Ann WunderlinBart PietrzakBart Pietrzak and Ann Wunderlin, two members of the University of Washington’s Enterprise Data & Analytics team, will present on one of the largest higher education Tableau deployments. From the initial charter to the rollout and community-building, they will share how data visualization is changing the culture of UW by empowering users with their data. Read the Speaker Spotlight.

Tableau Rollout Meeting on December 10th

Tableau Software has been in university news a lot lately, most recently in this week’s UW Today article about the new UW Profiles dashboards and their effect on strategic decision-making.

Behind the scenes, the rollout of Tableau Software is progressing well. Another information session is scheduled for December 10th. Join us to see how other institutions in the Pacific Northwest are using Tableau, hear the latest on the Tableau rollout, learn about UW Tableau User Groups that are starting, and get answers to your questions.