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IRMS CONFERENCE 2016: A BETTER FUTURE?
Rich Hale, Active Navigation                                               May/ June 2016

I think this year was my 5th IRMS Conference. A mere amateur perhaps compared to some but with that much committed I think I can register valid comment and this year I’m pleased to be able to reflect on what I felt was a noticeable ‘sharper’ event. Its clear that the formula for IRMS Conference is well established but within that consistency it was great to see that ‘sharpness’ embodied in a more focused and impactful gala dinner and awards – the show piece for Conference....


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Workshops, debates and capes at IRMS Conference 2016
Automated Intelligence                                            20th May 2016

The annual IRMS Conference is a chance for information and records managers to network and take part in lively discussions, as well as hearing from inspirational speakers including Automated Intelligence CTO Simon Cole.

The theme of this year’s event was ‘Information Superheroes – Enabling Business Excellence’ and it’s fair to say the idea was very well received. We saw capes, wigs, eye masks and even green body paint!…


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IRMS Conference 2016: A newbies perspective
Joe Chapman, IRMS                                               13th May 2016

Not only is 2016 my first Conference as part of the Exec, it’s my first IRMS Conference at all! So what am I most looking forward to? As always there’s a great line-up of speakers – both as keynotes and in breakout sessions; there will be plenty of opportunities for informal networking and to speak to the vast range of exhibitors; and of course there’s the Sunday social and Monday night gala providing a relaxed interlude within the 3 whirlwind days of learning!...


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Repstor Announces CRM Link – the Dynamics CRM and ECM connector for Office 365®
Olivia Bushe, Repstor                                         24th June 2015

At AIIM Forum UK, Repstor today announced the launch of its newest addition to the Repstor suite of products, Repstor CRM Link, the Dynamics CRM and ECM connector for Microsoft Office 365®.

Repstor CRM Link provides users with a secure and fast link to Dynamics CRM and SharePoint (or other ECM Systems) from within Microsoft Outlook.

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IRMS Conference 2015 – ‘Information: The New Currency’
Stephanie Taylor, University of London Computer Centre (ULCC)         26th May 2015

Last week we attended the Information and Records Management Society (IRMS)conference in Newport. We have quite a few records managers attending our DPTP courses, so we decided to go along to the conference to tell records managers more about our consultancy work and our training in digital preservation...

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From Brighton to Bulls – Catching up with the IRMS conference

Jeremy Clarke, Sue Hill Recruitment                                   19th May 2015

The valleys were lush and green, the Welsh flag whipped in the wind as the sun set over the land of our fathers. All was as you may expect … until you spot the bucking bronco sat on the neatly manicured lawn, but more of that later.

This was the scene that greeted delegates on Sunday night at this year’s IRMS Conference at the Celtic Manor Resort near Newport. After a successful stint at Brighton’s Hilton hotel the conference went back on the road again this year, and what a fabulous venue it was, kudos to the organisers at the IRMS!...

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Is ECM as we know it, dead? AIIM brings its vision for a new era of information management to Europe at AIIM Forum UK
Paul Allen, Sarum PR                                                    11th May 2015

Information professionals across Europe to hear thought leaders including AIIM’s John Mancini and Severn Trent PLC’s Group CIO.

Silver Spring, Md., May 11, 2015 – The AIIM Forum UK, which takes place on 24 June 2015 in London, will see an impressive line-up of speakers and thought leaders gather to discuss the factors behind a new era of information management.

Keynote speakers include; John Mancini, President, AIIM; Doug Miles, Director of AIIM Market Intelligence; and Myron Hrycyk, Group CIO, Severn Trent PLC, who will be presenting on ‘Information Transformation at Severn Trent PLC’.

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Box-it Supports Successful IRMS Conference
Box-it                                                                           4th August 2014

For the fifth year, Box-it was proud to be a Silver Sponsor and Guest Speaker at the Information and Records Management Society (IRMS) 2014 Conference, which this year took place over three days at the Hilton Metropole Hotel in Brighton.The theme for this year’s conference was ‘Luxury or necessity? Information and records management in the world of Governance, Risk and Compliance’ and included some industry leading speakers...

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It’s time to start our ‘digital diet’
Jo Moorshead, The National Archives                            10th June 2014

One or two of us were fortunate enough to attend the annual Information and Records Management Society (IRMS) Conference  in Brighton, on 19-20 May. One of the biggest themes running across the two days was the volume of digital information and the need to start disposing of what we don’t need...

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