MDM 5.0
Data Management Marathon 5.0

2 pm CET / 8 am EDT Virtual Event
October 12-13, 2022

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The Data Management Marathon is BACK for the 5th time! This is the must-attend Data Management event! Our approach is to elevate Data in connection with all the crucial initiatives companies are striving for: better customer experience, better supplier choice and management, cost optimisation, risk management and sustainability. MDM is behind them all.  

Join the Data Management Marathon to connect with peers and remember how WE are the foundation of Digital Transformation.  

One World. One People. One Data.

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Why should you join?

A collaboration between ThinkLinkers and Scott Taylor - The Data Whisperer, born out of love for Data and knowledge sharing, we are excited to present the Data Management Marathon 5.0.

We will cover case studies, success stories, people, technology, soft skills, with the goal to inspire, educate and connect Data peers in the most entertaining, energetic and valuable independent virtual conference. 

Are you involved in Data? We all are! Whether you are a Master Data lover, or you are from the Business side, trying to get a grasp of how Data can help you to achieve your existing objectives, this is THE Marathon you've got to run for. 



  • Data Storytelling 
  • The Raise of Data Literacy
  • Success = People, Culture and Technology
  • From IT Driven to Value Driven
  • Change Management in Data
  • Soft Skills in Data Management
  • Securing Stakeholders' Support
  • AI-Powered MDM
  • Data Ownership in MDG
  • Data: it is Everyone's Business
  • Data Management Excellence as a Competitive Advantage
  • Driving a Data Culture through Maintaining a Passion for Data
  • Controlling Data through User Empowerment
  • Enhancing Experiences with MDM
  • The Importance of Communicating Data Quality
  • Drive Business Value through Data Governance



50 speakers.
High-energy and positive tone.
Moderated by Scott Taylor.
Q&A sessions.


Inspiring Data stories from the world's best
Data leaders and practitioners, fireside chats
and interactive panel discussions. All things
Master Data, curated and moderated
by ThinkLinkers and Scott Taylor.



Are you involved in Data?
We all are!
Whether you are a Master Data lover,
or you are from the Business side,
trying to get a grasp of how Data can help
you achieve your existing objectives,
this Marathon is for you.


Have you got an inspiring Data
story the world needs
to hear about?


- 2 Days Marathon Live Access including 50+ presentations, Panel Discussions and Interviews
- Access to Live Speaker Q&As and Social Lounge
- Presentations in PDF
- Access to Recordings for 9 months
- Certificate of Participation

225 € + VAT


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Voice of our

Great variety of speakers representing different levels of MDM maturity

Dupont Nutrition & Health

Well chosen subjects. Well selected speakers and sponsors. Great location.


Very well organized and amazing ThinkLinkers staff! Thank you.

The Linde Group

For me this event was very relevant! Being new in the Master Data World, it was really interesting to hear about all the different approaches within governance, change management, solutions and etc. Good and interesting speakers.


A very relevant conference with many good speakers. The setting with the limited number of participants gave good opportunity to interact both with speakers and other participants

Maersk Drilling

It was a very informative and useful event for us! It was good to meet people in the same field but from other industries. Good to know that more people struggle with the same things as us.

Pon Equipment and Pon Power

Good topics, good in showing different perspectives of the MDM in different business environment

Coca-Cola HBC

The conference was very interesting and productive. The atmosphere was great thanks to limited number of the guests. I was able to meet specialists that helped me with my actual questions.

Terumo Europe

Very well organised event with a good mixture of talks and people. Great open and interactive atmosphere with like-minded people.


As always great and of up most value. Fun & interesting. Great exchange opportunity.

Sartorius Stedim Biotech

Well organized and from a content perspective invaluable! I believe this event will prove to be one of the most powerful enablers for the discipline that is Master Data Management. It gave me so much great food for thought and important insights, especially for our emerging demands as a business.

Chain IQ Group AG

As always very well organized! Great location, very good presenters/presentations! Good networking - a lot of "take away


A great event with real MDM experts sharing knowledge openly in a very well organized personal environment

Camelot Management Consultants AG

I have to say it was a really great event. I am used to big conferences but the MDM Thinklab is something special – good group dynamic and obviously well organized!

INEOS Styrolution

Thank you for the fantastic event - Master Data Marathon! Impossible becomes possible!


Overall this was a very worth while experience and delivered fantastically over a 24 hour period. It is the first of it’s kind that I have attended but won’t be my last. Congratulations to all involved on the delivery of a unique and exceptional Master Data Marathon.

Shaw Communications

Thanks for organizing the Master Data Marathon! The sessions they were very informative and useful!

Swiss Re