Rick van der Lans

Rick van der Lans

Rick van der Lans is a highly-respected independent analyst, consultant, author, and internationally acclaimed lecturer specializing in data warehousing, business intelligence, big data, and database technology.

He has presented countless seminars, webinars, and keynotes at industry-leading conferences. For many years, he has served as the chairman of the annual European Enterprise Data and Business Intelligence Conference in London and the annual Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence Summit in The Netherlands.

Rick helps clients worldwide to design their data warehouse, big data, and business intelligence architectures and solutions and assists them with selecting the right products. He has been influential in introducing the new logical data warehouse architecture worldwide which helps organizations to develop more agile business intelligence systems.

Over the years, Rick has written hundreds of articles and blogs for newspapers and websites and has authored many educational and popular white papers for a long list of vendors. He was the author of the first available book on SQL, entitled including Introduction to SQL, which has been translated into several languages with more than 100,000 copies sold. More recently, he published his book Data Virtualization for Business Intelligence Systems. In 2018 Rick ranked sixth place as most influential BI-analist worldwide on the Onalytica Influencer List.

Events

10-12-2019

Logisch Datawarehouse – Architectuur, Ontwerp en Technologie

(Dutch spoken) The Logical Data Warehouse, a flexible architecture introduced by Gartner, is based on disconnecting reporting and analysis on the one hand and information sources on the other. Rick van der Lans discusses the architecture, implementation aspects and offers a market overview.

December 10-11, 2019

Utrecht

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25-03-2020

Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence Summit

Conference on Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence with top rated speakers Wayne Eckerson, Keith McCormick, Dave Wells, Nigel Turner en Rick van der Lans. Topics: Big Data, Analytics & Data Science, Cloud-based Data Warehousing, DataOps, Data Governance, DataVault.

March 25-26, 2020

Utrecht

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12-05-2020
Nieuw!

Ontwerpen van een Nieuwe Data Architectuur

(Dutch spoken) Organizations need data science, self-service BI, embedded BI, edge analytics, and customer-driven BI. This seminar provides guidelines, roadmaps, design criteria, tips, design rules, use cases, case studies, and practical examples for developing a new future-proof data architecture.

May 12-13, 2020

Utrecht

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