Data Management Professionals
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Nominations for the 2021 Data Management Excellence Award are Open

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15 March 2021

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14 March 2021

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3-Step Path to Becoming a Certified
Data Management Professional

DAMA International's DMBoK (Data Management Book of Knowledge) is a comprehensive guide to international data management standards and practices for data management professionals.

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DAMA International is proud to be partnered with world-leading organizations to provide best-in-class training opportunities for data management professionals, accessible across the globe. 

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Professional certification proves knowledge, skill and experience in a field. The Certified Data Management Professional designation shows growth and commitment in the field of Data Science, and can enhance your career goals.

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Mahon Smith


Welcome to DAMA International -- your gateway to education, certification, and 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. 

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Chapters are the nodes of the DAMA International network. From Johannesburg to Sydney, from Tokyo to London, from Vancouver to Buenos Aires, DAMA International chapters bring global data standards to locations across the world. Expand your horizons from wherever you call home. Click below to learn more.

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What is DAMA Membership?

DAMA International members have privileged access to a vast library of data management educational resources, virtual events, tips and deals, and a select list of qualified proctors to oversee your Data Management certification. Corporations and Individuals are invited to join our global organization. Click below to learn more.

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