Data Management Workshop

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Data Management Workshop

Join us for a 3.5 day in-person intensive training on all 3 Data Management Suite modules: Chains, Wdata, and Data Prep!

By Workiva

When and where

Date and time

July 11 · 8am - July 14 · 12pm CDT


Workiva 2900 University Boulevard Ames, IA 50010


8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Connectors & Commands; Transformations: Variables & Data Prep; Modularization & Templates

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Data and Query Modeling; Authentication & Authorization; Control Sheets

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Data Prep; Transformation Options; Administrative Functions

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Alternate Data Models; Troubleshooting in DMS; Product Manager Sessions; Practical Exam

About this event

  • 3 days 4 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Design & Build Your Connected Experience

The Workiva Connected Experience uses its Data Management Suite to build efficient, flexible, and transparent workflows for your reporting needs. This 3.5 day intensive live, in-person training mimics a typical Data Management deployment, incorporating all three modules of the Suite: Chains, Data Prep, and Wdata.

Recommended Audience

  • Open to all Workiva Partners and Customers
  • Advanced Administrators of the Workiva Data Management Suite
  • Experienced Professionals (at least 1-3 Workiva Data Management Suite Implementations)


Certification in Using the Data Management Suite at least 4 weeks prior to training start date. If the Learning Path and Certification have not been successfully completed by this time, your registration will be cancelled.

Prerequisite Links


  • 3.5 days (Tuesday 8 AM through Friday Noon) at the Workiva World Headquarters in Ames, IA

Key Features

  • Workiva Instructors from the Connected Center of Excellence team
  • Product Roadmap Sessions with Workiva Product Managers
  • Additional training assistance for one week post-training

Training Type

  • In-person classroom training with lecture and discussion
  • Hands-on, detailed exercises in Workiva Lab Workspaces
  • Final Practical Project

Course Content

  • Discuss Leading Practices of Data Management implementation
  • Refine Data Modeling and Querying Techniques
  • Learn advanced techniques for Designing Chains
  • Leverage lights out data transformation capabilities in Data Prep
  • Practice Troubleshooting in the Platform

The July session tickets are available on May 1, 2023.

Select your session dates using Get Tickets.

  • Jul 11-14, 2023

Note: Dates may be adjusted as needed.

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Workiva, the leading cloud provider of connected reporting and compliance platform, is used by thousands of enterprises across 180 countries, including more than 75 percent of Fortune 500® companies, and by government agencies. Our customers have linked over five billion data elements to trust their data, reduce risk, and save time. For more information about Workiva (NYSE:WK), please visit