Session: Collaboration Among Information Management Professions (A Modest Proposal For A Unified Social Causes Agenda)

"Present ideas for greater collaboration among various Information Management professional disciples and the associations that represent them. Will focus on common causes/interests of all (IT, RIM, Archives, Librarians, etc.) that can benefit society as a whole. These overarching, unifying agenda themes/causes may include:

  1. improved development/education of next generation IM professionals;
  2. Better management. and utilization of Information assets and IM/IG principles, practices and technologies to increase organizational effectiveness;
  3. Digital Preservation – ensuring future access to historical and other long-term valued information;
  4. Ensuring/enhancing openness/transparency of public organizations’ activities to hold top officials accountable.

Presented by:

Ron Layel