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Download IGI’s Whitepaper: Ameritas Leverages Technology For Improved Information Governance

About this Publication This publication was written by the Information Governance Initiative as part of our ongoing series exploring issues, strategies, and techniques related to information governance. This publication was made possible by Active Navigation’s support of the IGI. Active Navigation is an IGI Charter Supporter. More information about Active Navigation is available at www.activenavigation.com […]

Download The State of Information Governance Report, Volume III

IGI’s State of Information Governance Report, Volume III Shows Clear Advances In IG We are happy to announce the release of Volume III of The State of Information Governance Report. This is the third edition of the Report, which has become the industry’s most comprehensive research on Information Governance as a concept, profession, and market. […]

Download The 2018 CTRL Analytics Report

Reprinted with permission. All rights reserved. Copyright Coalition of Technology Resources for Lawyers (CTRL) – 2018 Gartner, a leading research firm, claims that emerging technologies must go through phases before they are truly ready for large scale adoption. Gartner’s “Hype Cycle” starts with an Innovation Trigger, progresses to the Peak of Inflated Expectations and then […]

Download IGI’s Whitepaper: GDPR Myths & Misconceptions

This publication was written by the Information Governance Initiative as part of our ongoing series exploring issues, strategies, and techniques related to information governance. As part of our commitment to excellence and to maintain objectivity, the IGI will not recommend, evaluate, or endorse specific products, services, or providers. GDPR Myths & Misconceptions was made possible […]

Listen Now: IGI & Actiance’s Webinar on The Top 5 Information Governance Predictions for 2018

To listen to the webinar in full, click here. To view the webinar presentation slides, click here. Recently, the IGI and Actiance conducted a webinar addressing The Top 5 Information Governance Predictions for 2018 led by Barclay Blair (Founder and Executive Director, Information Governance Initiative) and Robert Cruz (Senior Director, Information Governance, Actiance). What IG investments […]

Listen Now: IGI & Preservica’s Webinar on The Governance & Preservation of Long-Term Digital Information

To listen to the webinar in full, click here. Every organization and industry sector has critical long-term digital records and information it needs or wants to keep for decades or even permanently – ranging from core business information to industry specific compliance and operational records. This webinar explored the business benefits of acting now to […]

Ethical Boardroom: Looking Into the Crystal Ball by Jason R. Baron of Drinker Biddle & Reath

Washington, D.C., of counsel Jason R. Baron at Drinker Biddle & Reath authored an article for Ethical Boardroom titled “Looking Into the Crystal Ball,” outlining his predictions on what corporate information governance (IG) issues will loom large in the coming year. Jason predicts the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation will drive greater attention to IG, given the prospect […]

The Sedona Principles, Third Edition Gives a Shout Out to Information Governance

IGI Founding Supporter Drinker Biddle recently reported on The Sedona Principles’ newest focus on information governance. You can visit their original blog post, written by Amy Marcos, here. The Sedona Conference®, a nonprofit research and educational think tank dedicated to the advanced study of law, has released a final, pre-publication version of its much-anticipated The Sedona […]

Join Our Webinar on November 16th: IGI & Preservica Address the Governance of Long-Term Digital Information

Please join the IGI and Preservica on November 16th at 11am ET for a webinar addressing The Governance & Preservation of Long-Term Digital Information. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. Speakers Barclay Blair, Founder and Executive Director, Information Governance Initiative (IGI) Lori Ashley, Industry Market Development Manager, Preservica Michael Hope, Director of Global Marketing, Preservica This interview […]

Guest Post: GDPR Compliance Prep for US Companies

THE FOLLOWING IS PART OF OUR GUEST BLOG SERIES. Zasio provides agile, innovative technology solutions and consulting services to help businesses of all sizes build and maintain a successful Information Governance program. This piece by Zasio is published as it was provided. Zasio is an IGI Supporter. The clock is ticking on the European Union’s new privacy law, the General […]

Guest Post: The Impact of Personal Data on Records Management

THE FOLLOWING IS PART OF OUR GUEST BLOG SERIES. Zasio provides agile, innovative technology solutions and consulting services to help businesses of all sizes build and maintain a successful Information Governance program. This piece by Zasio is published as it was provided. Zasio is an IGI Supporter.   On May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into […]

IGI and TGCI’s “The Exchange” Presents The Information Governance Forum 2017

November 1st, 2017-The Buckhead Club Atlanta, GA Colloquium Lead Moderators: Barclay T. Blair Information Governance Initiative Jason R. Baron Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP “The Exchange” Information Governance Forum – Atlanta, is the first program developed and delivered through the new TGCI partnership with IGI. Building off TGCI’s successful roundtable format, this inaugural Forum will […]

An Open Letter to Equifax

Charles Hoff has been a speaker at our events, and provides a very insightful perspective from someone who has grappled with the complexity of these issues for many years at the highest levels of corporate America. You can meet Charles at our upcoming event, “The Exchange” Information Governance Forum in Atlanta, Georgia on November 1st, […]

The Freedom of Information Act and Capstone

Authored by Jason R. Baron, IGI co-chair and Of Counsel at Drinker Biddle & Reath The following is an excerpt of a letter submitted to the National Archives and Records Administration by the IGI in response to a public hearing of the FOIA Advisory Committee to be held at the National Archives McGowan Theatre on October […]