NAGARA brings training closer to home with this one-day Regional Forum dedicated to improving the skills & talents of the government archives & records administration community.
Date & Time: Friday, May 4, 2018 | 7:30AM - 4PM EST
Themes: Records Management | Email Management | Shared Drive Organization | E-Discovery | Policy & Procedure | Cyber Security
Overview: The role of records manager or archivist may seem simple and straight forward, but that is hardly the reality! Our role is ever expanding. Today our profession doesn’t just manage boxes and paper files, but we have to manage electronic files as well. There is more than meets the eye and more at stake than ever before. By the nature of electronic records, records managers and archivists play a role in training, risk management, public records, data privacy and security, and litigation support. NAGARA’s 2018 Spring Forum will highlight a few of these expanding roles where the records manager’s input and engagement is crucial, while offering practical, implementable solutions that will help to get your electronic records organized and under control. These solutions, in turn, will make you an invaluable asset to your organization and team members in other departments across your organization as you contribute to the efficiencies, compliance and safeguards that stem from a solid records management program.
NAGARA is excited to bring valuable educational sessions on salient topics closer to the homes of those living in the New England Region of the United States! In addition to the NAGARA Webinar Series – which provides all NAGARA members access to educational training sessions from the comfort of their own home or office – government archivists and record administrations may now attend this Regional Forum to obtain LIVE educational training at a reasonable rate!
Please see the schedule listed below for session titles. Descriptions/abstracts of each training session, along with speaker names and biographies, can be found under the "Program" section below:
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM: Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM: Opening Remarks by NAGARA President, Patty Davis and Rhode Island Secretary of State, Nellie M. Gorbea
8:45 AM - 10:00 AM: Session 1: The Records Manager’s Role in E-Discovery
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM: Morning Break & Networking
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM: Session 2: Cyber Security - Information, Disinformation, and the Preservation of History
11:30 AM - 12:45 PM: Lunch & Networking
12:45 PM - 2:00 PM: Session 3: Shutting Down The Shared Drive & Moving Forward Strategically
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM: Session 4: Accept the Challenges! Thirty Days to a Slimmer Email Mailbox
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM: Afternoon Break & Networking
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM: Session 5: Records Management in Action: Two Case Studies
Price: $99.00 for Members | $149.00 for Non-Members
Hotel Room Reservations:
To reserve a room at the Providence Marriott Hotel, please call (866) 807-2171. While NAGARA does not have a room block for this event, we encourage you to look around at neighboring hotels, as you may be able to find better rates.
NOTE: For those individuals and organization who require a physical invoice in order to complete payment, please complete your registration online, and select "PAY LATER" when you arrive at the payment screen. An invoice will be generated and sent to you for payment processing. For any questions, please feel free to contact email@example.com.