Information is the currency of the modern organization, but who’s managing it? In this session, we’ll explore the skills and knowledge needed to manage information effectively today – and tomorrow. We’ll look at how to gain those skills and knowledge and review a number of different sources and options available. Finally, we’ll explore the idea of a personal professional development plan and how information professionals can use these to become a business enabler within their organization.
David Brown, Archivist, United States Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC)
Acquiring and utilizing data analytics and artificial intelligence technologies to better manage information. The goal is compliance, but the priority is to assist staff in managing information more efficiently and effectively to accomplish the agency’s mission.
This session will discuss contracting in a connected age the manner in which we draft agreements directly impacts our governance practices. In this session, Shannon Harmon will examine some of the current challenges, identify viable solutions and frame the session with a discussion of current trends.
Everybody talks about change management and how important it is to having a successful information governance program. This keynote will provide the audience with practical guidance and steps to create a culture of information management excellence. I will share what we did in response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill to achieve this goal.
Those folks who are already deeply entrenched in the Information Governance realm recognize the importance that IG plays in defining and supporting the continued success of our organizations. However, the Corporate Legal Department (CLD) / Office of the General Counsel (OGC) is often viewed as an island unto itself within the overarching Corporation/Enterprise. With its unique requirements, the CLD/OGC teams routinely encounter roadblocks when attempting to acquire the IG Tools that they require to support their internal legal operations, interact with the business units which they advise, and collaborate with external parties, and yet, navigate the processes to meet the IG Goals developed by the Enterprise IT Team.
During this session, we will be exploring key strategies that can be adopted/embraced in your quest to bring about an Information Governance roadmap to the Office of the General Counsel / Corporate Legal Department that will place your organization on the road to IG excellence.
Join our seasoned legal technology panelists and subject matter experts including Matt Blaine, Esq. (Davison, Eastman, Muñoz, Lederman & Paone, P.A.), Dennis Garcia, Esq. (Microsoft Corporate, External & Legal Affairs (CELA)), Ann Gorr (Legal Technology Consultant @ Ann Gorr, LLC), and Don Knight (PNC Bank, Legal Department) as they discuss key areas of focus and IG approaches to assist those who design, deploy, and support technology projects within the CLD/OGC environment.