National Archive facing huge backlog via The Daily Standard

Davidson, who represents Ohio's 8th District, and U.S. Reps. Deborah Ross, D-North Carolina, and Mike Bost, R-Illinois, this week wrote a letter to President Joe Biden and Archivist of the United States David Ferriero. They call for the end of a backlog of roughly 480,000 records requests at the National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis, Missouri.

IG World to Conduct Global InfoGov Study, Release Results at InfoGovWorld Expo 2021

News Release April 6, 2021Contact: Robert Smallwoodrobert@infogovworld.com IG World to Conduct Global InfoGov Study, Release Results at InfoGovWorld Expo 2021 San Diego, CA, April 6, 2021 –...

If you see one thing at I-Sigma this year…

CSR brings in special guest Chuck Norris to promote CSR's uRISQ https://isigmaconf.secure-platform.com/a/gallery/rounds/2/details/31

Registration Open For InfoCon2021

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ARMA Milwaukee organizes with 12 other chapters to launch Seminar Mania

“Take a free, virtual vacation and get your educational passport stamped 12 times during Spring Seminar-Mania!”

City ordered to produce messages in ‘native format’ via The Landmark

Overruling objections from Parkville’s mayor and aldermen, a judge ruled on Tuesday that the city officials of Parkville must produce discovery materials from their private messaging services as requested via subpoena.

Webinar Series: ARMA Denver Spring Seminar 2021 Registration is open

After much anticipation registration is now open! We are eagerly anticipating our line up of speakers and topics that are timely, relevant and interesting. MHD...

New Book: Tomorrow’s Jobs Today Available for Pre-Order on Amazon

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Free Webinar: Blockchain and RIM, Managing Privacy with Auto-Classification, and Data Governance for Remote Workers via Western Michigan ARMA Chapter on April 22,...

Blockchain and RIM: Dr. Pat FranksCareer BackgroundStarting out in Business Administration, she shifted her focus to incorporate emerging technologies in the 1980s. By the...

Free Webinar: Reducing the Costs & Mitigating the Risks of eDiscovery through Better Information Governance via ARMA Detroit on Wednesday, April 14 at...

Are there major gaps in your IG program? Waiting until you are hit with litigation or other investigations to “discover” the holes in your...

At Last: US Proposes Federal Data Privacy Law via ADCG

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SAA 85th Annual Meeting will be Virtual

In an email message on Monday, March 22, Carlos Saldago, from the Society of American Archivists, announced the annual meeting will be virtual in...

How Passwordless Authentication Works via Cybrary Blog

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Activists accuse YouTube of destroying digital evidence of Syria war via TRT World

"It's not just videos that have been deleted, it's an entire archive of our life," said Sarmad Jilane, a Syrian activist and close friend of Al Mutez Billah, who was killed at the age of 21.

Webinar: The Information Governance Professional and Future via the Greater Kansas City Chapter ARMA Spring Seminar on April 21, 2021 9:30am-3:00pm Central

Program Title: The Information Governance Professional and FuturePresented by Andrew Ysasi, MS FIP FIIM CIPM CIPP CISM PMP CRM IGP CIP.Vice President of Advocacy...

ICRM Announces Virtual Exam Prep Workshops

ICRM Virtual Exam Prep Workshops will be hosted as a series of 4-hour half day workshops for CRA, CRM and Part 6 Practice Business...

Webinar: Emoji in Communication via the ARMA Mid-Michigan Chapter on Thursday, March 25th, 12-1pm Eastern

A Free Web Event The percentage of the connected population utilizing emoji in workplace communication has increased from 33% in 2016 to 77% today. More than 26...

Smart City Trends – Benefits, Concerns and its Future by Tech Fools

A smart city is pretty much an urban region that makes use of information and communication technology, with electronic sensors to optimize efficiency, collect...

Are You Prepared For a PPP Loan Audit? via CRMIG Blog

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The Accellion Breach Keeps Getting Worse—and More Expensive via WIRED

What started as a few vulnerabilities in firewall equipment has snowballed into a global extortion spree via WIRED

New Technique Reveals Centuries of Secrets in Locked Letters via The New York Times

M.I.T. researchers have devised a virtual-reality technique that lets them read old letters that were mailed not in envelopes but in the writing paper itself after being folded into elaborate enclosures.

Dr. Pat Franks announces upcoming retirement from San Jose State University MARA Program

Spotlight on MARA Program Coordinator Dr. Pat Franks Bidding A Fond Farewell - Our Brilliant, Bubbly Pioneer Is Moving On

i-SIGMA 2021 Board of Directors Announced

IG Industry Trade Association Fills Open Seats on Board of Directors

IAPP plans return to in-person conferences later this year

The IAPP President & CEO sent a message to members today about an in-person conference in 2021.Optimism has been in short supply over this...

AIEF 2021 FOUNDATION EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS ANNOUNCED

Palmyra, NJ (March 1, 2021) – The ARMA International Educational Foundation (the Foundation) is excited to announce the availability of funding opportunities for aspiring information management...

Why Companies Fall Short in Digital Recordkeeping via Above The Law

As remote work continues to add to the myriad challenges involving compliance and eDiscovery, our friends at Pagefreezer present a detailed rundown of processes that will meet the moment.

50 years of service: Robins records manager, Jeanette McElhaney, reflects on career via DVIDS

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Pandemic tests electronic records management via GCN

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The White House will release visitor logs, but not for virtual visits – per the Government Accountability Project

Check out the open letter to Ms. Dana Remus, White House Counsel, from the Government Accountability Project here.

Webinar: Improving Buy-In to IM Policies on March 9th, 2021 at 11:45 Central via ARMA Dallas Chapter

Registration closes Monday, March 8th at 3:00pm In many offices, IM policies are long and confusing, and no one reads them.  Worse, they often sound...