The Global Data Management Community

About Us


  • To be the international voice of data management

  • To be the go-to place that any data professional will visit FIRST for resources, information, education and knowledge

  • To be the world leader in data and information management practices and concepts


  • To provide a non-profit, vendor-independent association where data professionals can go for help and assistance

  • To provide the best practice resources such as the DMBoK and DM Dictionary of Terms in a mechanism that reaches as many DM professionals as possible

  • To create a trusted environment for DM professionals to collaborate and communicate 

  • To enable Chapters across the world to leverage off DAMAI and to interact with DAMAI to the benefit of all DM Professionals


  • Improve the current education program by collaborating with partners at all levels (educators, trainers, suppliers, etc)

  • Communicate the education program to all, providing the appropriate level of access, costing and training where needed and required

  • Support DAMA members by enabling resources (website, education, white papers, books, etc) which will assist in addressing Information and data management needs

  • Form alliances with other organisations involved in data or information

  • Create and support a trusted speaker bureau to which Chapters and DM professionals have access and can select the best speaker for their purposes