About DAMA Ireland
Welcome to the website of the Irish Chapter of DAMA, the International Data Management Association and the premier international organisation for data management professionals.
Data management involves the development and execution of architectures, policies, practices and
procedures that effectively manage the full data lifecycle needs of an enterprise.
Data management practitioners work in a wide range of activities aimed at ensuring that an enterprise benefits from its investment in its data. Disciplines within the broad range of enterprise data strategies and programs include enterprise architecture, data modelling, data governance, data definition, data quality, data stewardship and the management of metadata.
The Irish Chapter is fully affiliated with DAMA International and its Certified Data Management Professionals wing. DAMA Ireland aims to promote the understanding, development and practice of managing data and information as key enterprise assets to support your organisation. DAMA International has constructed the Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) designation. The certification program gives data management professionals the opportunity to show professional growth that can enhance their personal and career goals.
DAMA Ireland aim to host pertinent, purposeful useful and educational events and discussions on data management. We welcome members from all data disciplines. By joining DAMA Ireland members will be kept up to date on all our events and updates. Go to our Members tab to join today!
Message from our President
Welcome to DAMA Ireland — your gateway to career advancement in the Data Management profession. For over 30 years, DAMA has been the leading organization for data professionals by developing a comprehensive body of data management standards and practices. Whether you are a data scientist, architect, engineer, integration specialist, or modeler, DAMA can enable your professional goals through internationally-recognized, vendor-independent credentials.