IRMS Annual Conference Programme 2021

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Conference Fringe
The IRMS Conference kicks off with the much-anticipated return of the Conference Fringe!


Hotel Check-in


Drinks in Exhibition Hall

18:45 - 22:00

Social Event


08:50 - 09:15


09:15 - 09:45

Opening Keynote
Protecting the Heart of your Organisation
Christian Toon - Chief Information Security Officer, Pinsent Masons

09:45 - 10:10

Vendor Showcase

10:10 - 10:40

The Data Protection Officer three years on: the journey and challenges, structure and strategies
Calum Liddle - Data Protection Officer, Bolt

10:40 - 11:15

Information Market & Networking Time


Data Valuation - An Information Vision for HighwaysThe Road to Digital Preservation: Collaboration in Archives, Records Management, and Research Data ManagementDoes information governance matter? Do we need it?Squaring a never-ending circle: what compliance should look likeA Post-Brexit Perspective: Managing Personal Data Breaches
A1. Information A2. People A3. Technology A4. Regulation A5. Real Life Deployment
Chris Barnes - Lead Data Governance Manager, Highways England
Keith Greenaway - Lead Data Governance Manager, Highways England
Kirsten Hylan - Records Manager, St Georges, University of LondonPaulina Jedwabska - Information Governance Lead, Wellcome TrustGary Shipsey - Data Protection Director, Protecture TechnologyIan Evans - Managing Director, EMEA, OneTrust

11:40 - 12:15

Information Market & Networking Time


Information Asset Registers, Business Classifcation Schemes and Data ModelsWho’s Accountable Anyway?Governing Microsoft TeamsAccessibility and Data ProtectionHosted by OASIS Group
B1. Information B2. People B3. Technology B4. Regulation B5: Real Life Deployment
Joe Bartoletti - Records Manager, Police ScotlandSarah Clarke - Privacy GRC Specialist, Infospectives LTDRobert Bath - Information Management & Compliance Practice Lead, Intelogy LtdPatricia Vella - Info Sec and Resilience Expert, Resilience Matters LTD


Lunch and Networking



14:40 - 15:15

Information Market & Networking Time




Meet the Speakers and IRMS Groups in the Information Market

18:30 - 00:00

Gala Dinner & Industry Awards


09:00 - 09:20

Open and Welcome

09:20 - 09:50

Privacy and Ethics in the Age of Big Data and Algorithms
Ivana Bartoletti - Technical Director - Privacy, Deloitte

09:50 - 10:25

Information Market & Networking Time


Information Sharing during a Pandemic
Martin Staples - Data Sharing and Privacy Specialist, NHSX

10:55 - 11:30

Information Market & Networking Time

11:30 - 11:55

12:15 - 12:40

Panel - Transfer from EDRM to ArchivesInformation Risk Management - How to Live with Non-ComplianceThe Transition to Managing Records with the help of MachinesData protection and transparency in health and social care: is it at the heart of what we do? Hosted by Automated Intelligence
G1. (Cont. from F1) Information G2. People G3. Technology G4. Regulation G5: Real Life Deployment
Tim Gollins - Head of Preservation and Information Management, National Records of Scotland
Maxine Reid - Head of Knowledge and Information Management, Scottish Government
Dr Graham McDonald - Lecturer in Information Retrieval, University of Glasgow
Henry Sullivan - Information Asset Manager, City of Edinburgh CouncilJames Lappin - Doctoral Researcher, Loughborough UniversityAndrew Harvey - Head of Information Governance, Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Barry Moult - Information Governance Consultant (NHS Health & Social Care)

12:40 - 13:30

Lunch and Networking

13:30 - 13:55


14:40 - 15:15

Information Market & Networking Time


16:00 - 16:10

Conference Close