Building Innovation On Collaboration - The Innovation Sweet Spot
Registration: 12.30 pm
Workshop time: 1.00 pm - 4.00pm
About the workshop:
Effective change leadership is often the differentiator between successful projects and failedones. This interactive workshop focuses on a change element usually ignored by classical changemanagement: the often difficult personal transitions that individuals go through when requiredto change. Examples come from a variety of information-related projects (data warehousing,enterprise architecture, data governance, information quality, ERP implementation etc).The workshop provides helpful frameworks and models that business and information professionalscan use to lead large or small change efforts.
Designed for staff, managers and executives alike,this workshop will equip participants with an essential but often neglected skill.Drawing from lessons learned at the frontline, the seminar blends best practices from marketing andhuman psychology.
Participants will leave with tangible solutions to their toughest change challenges.
• The peculiar characteristics of data that increase the complexity of information qualitychange projects
• The difference between classical change management and people-focused changeleadership
• How to lead others through difficult changes• How to leverage the critical success factors of complex change
• How to manage and reduce resistance• How to organise winning change coalitions
• How to craft effective change communications
About your workshop leader:
C. Lwanga Yonke is a seasoned information quality and informationmanagement expert and leader. He has successfully designed andimplemented projects in multiple areas, including information quality,data governance, business intelligence, data warehousing and dataarchitecture. His initial experience is in petroleum engineering andoperations.
An ASQ Certified Quality Engineer, Lwanga holds an MBA fromCalifornia State University and a BS degree in Petroleum Engineeringfrom the University of California at Berkeley.Lwanga is a founding member of the International Association for Information and Data Quality(IAIDQ) and currently serves as an advisor to the IAIDQ Board.
He is also a senior member of theAmerican Society for Quality (ASQ), a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), andserves on the boards of several not for profit organisations. IAIDQ Cerified