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Trust your data and analytics to make better, more strategic, data-driven decisions.
Use the data you already have and identify the data you need to gain insights that foster meaningful customer relationships.
Manage data effectively, efficiently and securely to minimize risk and ensure you are complying with regulatory requirements.
Promote best data and analytics management practices that optimize your data assets, deliver value for all functions and power collaboration.
To be a data-driven organization requires that all employees be literate in data and how to use it effectively. Take advantage of countless learning opportunities.
Connect and collaborate with other experts to define best practices and advance data and analytics management for all.
Take advantage of the cross-industry, expert collaboration that has defined the proven, structured approach to power your data ecosystem and drive business.
DCAM™—the Data Management Capability Assessment Model—defines the best practices and capabilities required to establish, enable and sustain a mature data management function.Learn More
CDMC™—Cloud Data Management Capabilities—is the world's first framework to manage data securely in the cloud and accelerate trusted adoption of cloud and multi-cloud environments.Learn More
Empower your organization with data management resources and guidance
Develop data skills with training, certifications and eLearning
Foster innovation by contributing to shared lab projects and research
Participate in community workgroup initiatives that are defining the future
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We're a global association welcoming companies of all sizes, from any industry, as well as public sector, regulatory, educational and non-profit organizations.
EDM Council solutions and programs empower data professionals to achieve their organizations’ objectives with well-founded, data-driven strategies.
“With DCAM, we have been able to unify our data strategy across TVS Motor entities and departments. We are now getting greater value out of our data, and it is now at the core of everything we do.”
Membership tiers and pricing vary by your organization's profile and size. Choose your organization type to see annual membership dues or start an application. Save with multi-year membership options.
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Online registration is a simple process. Once the form has been submitted, it takes 1-2 working days to have your account ready for use. The Regional Advocate and Member Support team will contact you to arrange an onboarding session which will start your member engagement journey.
With your organization’s membership, ALL of your employees can access the resources of the EDM Council. Once your organization’s membership is activated, individuals can create their logins using their company email address. All employees can take advantage of other benefits, such as discounts to EDM Council Training programs. Contact Member Services for any questions or support.
Click on the sign-in button at the top of this page. One of the options on the login screen is to register. If your company is already a member firm of the EDM Council, using your company email address automatically enables you to register as a Member. Individuals from non-member firms can still register as a guest with some restricted areas of content.
All EDMWebinars are recorded for your on-demand viewing. Select the Engage menu, then Webinars. This will show both the upcoming and past webinars, and filters can be applied to find what you need. You may have to register separately to view webinar (and other event) recordings.
Both our frameworks can be used independently but they also complement one another. DCAM focuses on the full data management lifecycle, while CDMC goes further into the challenges of your cloud data. For more information, please read DCAM or CDMC. We also have many Authorized Partners who can assist you.
DCAM is available in a growing number of languages. EDM Council has collaborated with partners to provide the framework in French, Spanish and Italian. These are available upon request. Select the Contact link in the menu at the top of any webpage.