Pat Cupoli gave the annual ICCP status report to the DAMA Board and the Chapter President's Council. Some interesting statistics from the report:
Total Certified Business Intelligence Professional (CBIP) Exams taken in 2007 was 946, up 62% from 2007. The total Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) exams taken in 2007 was 946, up 86% since 2007. These two certifications have been available since 2004. There was a total of 319 new data certifications issued in 2007, which brings the total of certified data professionals to 761 since 2004.
There was a lot of activity in 2007!