What's new at IRMAC

Big Data & Analytics Summit Canada

The Big Data & Analytics Summit Canada will be held on February 17th & 18th 2016 at the Sheraton Centre, Toronto. IRMAC members receive 20% discount when registering for the conference. Quote VIP Code IRMAC20.

Data Jobs

New position listed as Information & Records Management Specialist with the Ontario Public Service. Also Data Jobs from Rosscam/Universal.

Data journalism ethics and pitfalls

With data journalism becoming increasingly mainstream, more journalists and institutions are pursuing data stories. While these tools offer a new level of insight on the part of journalists, it also introduces a host of practical and ethical considerations. Wednesday, February 10, 4:30 p.m. The Albany Club, 91 King Street East (near King/Yonge subway), Toronto. Note that we have changed the date of this meeting so as not to clash with the Big Data & Analytics Summit.

Enterprise Data World, April 17-22 San Diego

Enterprise Data World will take place from April 17-22, 2016 in San Diego CA. Substantial DAMA discounts are available to IRMAC members.

Transforming Industries and Professions with Data and Analytics

The presentation of IBM's Reut Maimon is available online.

We Have a New Home Page

We have a new home page that includes a photo from our successful Open House in December. Also each web page now includes the DAMA International logo to show our affiliation as DAMA Toronto.

IRMAC Letter to Universities

IRMAC has published an open letter to universities to offer advice on improving data education to address industry needs in a world of Big Data.

Membership Discounts

IRMAC Members are entitled to discounts through membership of the Association. Also, as a DAMA affiliate, IRMAC is eligible to substantial DAMA discounts,

IRMAC LinkedIn Group

An IRMAC LinkedIn Group is available. Click here to apply to join the group. Group membership is subject to approval.

Certified Data Management Professional

We have published an Honour Roll of IRMAC members that have achieved the Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) designation. The CDMP certification is the only non-proprietary DAMA backed certification. With the increasing popularity and acceptance of the DMBOK (the Data Management Book), CDMP is now more recognized among industry professionals than ever before. Please contact our Education Director for details.