Program Announced for 2012 E-Records Forum in Austin, TX
The National Association of Government Archives and Records Administrators (NAGARA) cordially invites you to register for the 2012 E-Records Forum, a unique conference focusing on current issues in Electronic Records Management sponsored by NAGARA, and co-sponsored by the National Archives and Records Administration-Southwest Region, Texas State Library and Archives Commission, University of Texas at Austin School of Information, and the Society of Southwest Archivists.
This year’s Forum, April 25-26, will again be held at the Courtyard by Marriott/Residence Inn Downtown/Convention Center in Austin, Texas. The registration fee for the two-day forum is $199.00; to register for the E-Records Forum, please CLICK HERE.
Join us for timely records management training, a continental breakfast (both days), a plated lunch on April 25, and a tour of the Texas Advanced Computing Center's Visualization Laboratory at the University of Texas at Austin.
To access the E-Records Forum program, please CLICK HERE.
In addition, this year's event includes a full-day, pre-forum workshop -- "Basic Electronic Records" -- sponsored by the Society of American Archivists, on April 24. Please note that the E-Records Forum registration fee does NOT include the pre-forum workshop; you do not need to be an SAA member to register for this workshop. For information about and to register for the pre-forum workshop,please CLICK HERE.
The forum is expected to attract 150+ Federal, State, Local, and Tribal records managers, archivists and information specialists as well as a number of attendees from the private sector and academia. The conference will feature a number of sessions with speakers from NARA, Federal Records Officers, and Academia.
If you have an interest in exhibiting your products or services please contact the NAGARA office at (518) 694-8472.
Austin offers great venues for your evening or an extended stay after the conference sessions. The hotel is within easy walking distance to Austin's famous 6th Street music scene and the World's best BBQ and Tex Mex. Plan now and check out www.6street.com.
HOTEL REGISTRATION INFORMATION:
Hotel: Courtyard by Marriott/Residence Inn by Marriott, 300 E. 4th Street Austin, TX 78701. The Courtyard per diem (government) is $108/night, single or double; the Courtyard or Residence Inn non-government rate is $172/night, single or double. Hotel Registration Deadline: April 3, 2012.
To Register at the Courtyard by Marriott/Residence Inn by Marriott, CLICK HERE. If you have any difficulty with the Marriott site or questions regarding the Marriott registration process, please contact the NAGARA office at (518) 694-8472.