The IGI partners with a variety of organizations to bring IG stakeholders from different disciplines together to work on the information governance problem.

AHIMA | Website

The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) is a premier professional association and leading authority of health information management. Founded in 1928, AHIMA’s more than 71,000 members worldwide, are dedicated to the effective management, governance, and use of health information required to deliver quality healthcare. AHIMA provides education and training, subject matter expertise, and advocacy to support healthcare industry initiatives, the public’s right to quality and secure health information, and its members careers. As a health information thought-leader, the organization actively defines policy through participation and advocacy, setting best practices and standards that guide and raise industry awareness.


ARMA International ( is a not-for-profit professional assocation and the authority on managing records and information. Formed in 1955, ARMA International is the oldest and largest association for the records and information management profession with a current international membership of more than 10,000. It provides education, publications, and information on the efficient maintenance, retrieval, and preservation of vital information created in public and private organizations in all sectors of the economy. It also publishes the award-winning Information Management Journal.


CDM Media is a leading B2B technology marketing and media firm, producing C-level executive events all over the world. CDM Media specializes in technology summits and custom events for C-level executives from Fortune 1000 companies, and major technology solution providers. These events are driven by industry, region or organizational role, and enable attending delegates to address current issues and trends, learn from one another, network and generate key takeaways. CDM Media is headquartered in Chicago, with offices in New York City and Cardiff, UK.


The CFO Alliance is a professional community of Finance Executives that provides a knowledge-sharing culture with the goal of bringing together a wide array of decision makers, combining a multitude of perspectives, expertise areas, and deliberation to arrive at the best ideas and solutions.


The Berkeley MFE Program is joining forces with ENSAE ParisTech (University ParisSaclay) to host the inaugural DataLead conference from September 30th to October 2nd at the Clark Kerr Campus Conference Center at the University of California, Berkeley. This year’s conference will focus on big data applied to real world business issues with particular focus on finance and marketing. It will also cover many other facets of data science with a focus on applications to industries ranging from technology, retail, education, science, and government. Please visit for more information or to register. Sponsorship opportunities are also still available and are explained in detail on the website. Please join us for what will be an exciting and informative 3-day conference!

Information Governance ANZ | WEBSITE

Our mission is to be the Australian & New Zealand think tank for information governance involving the leading practitioners in our community. By building a network of multi-disciplinary professionals the ‘information silos’ will break down, enabling more connected thinking and innovation and leading to information governance best practice.  This in turn will assist those organizations from which our members come, by improved practices in information governance leading to the delivery of better outcomes for organizations – both minimizing risk and maximizing the value of the information held within organizations.


Innovation Enterprise shares the knowledge of innovators in Forecasting & Planning through its research, conferences, communities, training and virtual on-demand content. IE. are proud to partner with IG Initiative ahead of our flagship Big Data Innovation Summit taking place in Boston, September 9 & 10.

Institute of Information Management | WEBSITE

The Institute of Information Management (IIM) is a professional membership driven Institute, developed to serve the growing community of Data, Information, Records, Document and Archives Management professionals who are tasked with managing the dynamic information life cycle within the enterprise. It is the goal of the institute to provide our members with objective insights and guidance on their career path and technology options.


For over three decades, ILTA (International Legal Technology Association) has provided peer-networking and information resources to those who support technology in law firms and law departments worldwide.  The non-profit user group is truly peer-powered.

Law Tech Europe Congress | WEBSITE

LawTech Europe Congress’ mission is to create a cutting edge forum that addresses four core areas; digital evidence, forensic investigations, cyber security, and legal technology. These disciplines are at the forefront of organizational thinking. LTEC’s guiding philosophy is to embrace solutions to empower corporations, law firms, and government institutions to limit the potential exposure to legal, financial, and reputational risks and to increase overall competence around these topics. Delegates will be engaged throughout our events with advanced topic presentations, panel discussions, practical demonstrations, and an array of latest solutions from credible exhibitors. This event strategically focuses on best practices and how they fit into upholding a high level educational structure. LawTech Europe Congress has set out to provide relevant solutions and advice to all professionals interested in the future of digital evidence, forensic investigations, cyber security, and law office technologies.


MER is recognized globally as the best single resource for understanding the many issues associated with the life-cycle management of electronically stored information, and acquiring the information needed to successfully achieve information governance. The MER is the only national conference focusing on the issues and challenges of managing electronic records and information from three perspectives: legal, technical, and operational. Registrants describe the MER as “a truly remarkable learning experience”.


A consortium of pharmaceutical companies committed to establishing effective, legally compliant, quality-driven information management programs through collaborative industry exchanges of best practices.

PRIMO’s mission is to (i) develop and advance records and information management solutions in the pharmaceutical industry; (ii) provide an open forum for pharmaceutical records and information management professionals to discuss the unique information management challenges and opportunities in the industry and to share information and best practices; and (iii) promote recognition of the vital role of effective information management in the research-based pharmaceutical industry.


Skytop Strategies is a rapidly growing media company that convenes boards of directors, executives and institutional shareholders through highly interactive content-based programming. They help peers and experts tackle highly sensitive issues facing the public company. Domiciled in New Paltz, New York, Skytop Strategies operates globally.

ig liaisons

The IGI also understands the importance of facilitating a close working relationship with similar organizations that provide practical resources to the professionals within their industry. IG liaisons communicate between the IGI and their respective groups to help facilitate collaboration and cooperation.


EDRM is a coalition of consumers and providers working together since 2005 to create practical resources to improve eDiscovery & information governance.


Program Director, Worldwide EDM Portfolio Marketing Manager | IBM

Aliye Ergulen is responsible for ECM Portfolio Marketing Management at IBM. She has spent over 24 years focused on Business Intelligence, Enterprise Content Management, Archiving, eDiscovery, and Information Lifecycle Governance in a sales, product management, and marketing capacity. She is Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) Advisory Board member and EDRM Information Governance Reference Model (IGRM) Subgroup co-leader.


Executive Vice President, Product Development | Viewpointe LLC

Reed Irvin is executive vice president, product development, at Viewpointe, responsible for the overall direction and growth of OnPointe®.With more than 20 years of industry experience in records management and information governance, Irvin regularly speaks and writes on the subject. He is an active member of the EDRM, currently co-chairs the IGRM (Information Governance Reference Model), serves on the Advisory Committee and has been a member of ARMA International for more than 20 years.