Keynote Speaker Presentation 

Risky Business - The State of Information Management David Gould 
Micro Focus - WW Director, Secure Content Management Solutions          


Educational Sessions


Writing RIM Program Policies: Foundations of Governance

Sofia Empel, Ph.D. - Cotiviti

William Safady, Ph.D. - Consultant, Author, Professor

Managing Data as an Asset

Rich Lauwers, IG/RIM Consultant

Cyber Security Panel

Paul Bond, Esq.- Reed Smith, LLP, Partner, Info Tech, Privacy & Data Security

Bert Kaminski, Esq. - GE Digital, Chief Commercial Counsel

N. MacDonnell “Don” Ulsch - Charles River Associates, Senior Consultant

Jud Welle, Esq.| Stroz Friedberg, Managing Director


Taxonology ~ Leveraging Technology Within Enterprise Taxonomy Design                                                            

Gene Stakhov, CRM, CDIA+ | enChoice, Inc, Senior ECM/Information Governance Solution Architect

"Flag Day" Update on GDPR Rollout

Jim Koziol, IGP | BDO, Director, Forensic Technology

Linda Sharp, Esq.| ZL Technologies, Associate General Counsel & Chair - Information Governance Committee at Association of Corporate Counsel

David R. Cohen, Esq. | Reed Smith, LLP , Partner & Practice Group Leader - Records & eDiscovery (Pittsburgh Office)

Unified Data & Information Governance

Ronkè Ekwensi – AETNA Healthcare, Executive Director | Data Governance

Richard Kessler – KPMG | Director, Cyber Security Services, Strategy and Governance


Afternoon Keynote Speaker Presentation 

Artificial Intelligence                                                                                             

Daniel Rodriguez, Esq., | ROSS Intelligence & Dean @ Northwestern University Law School

Dennis Garcia, Esq. | Microsoft, Assistant General Counsel, Microsoft Corporate, External, & Legal Affairs

Ann Gorr, IGP | Ann Gorr, LLC, Legal Technology Consultant & Principal (Moderator)


Educational Sessions


Developing A Paperless / Paperlite / Digitization Initiative                                      

BJ Johnson | Access Data Systems, Senior Specialist; Digital Solutions & Marketing Program

Carl Schriefer | GRM Document Management, Vice President, Account Management

Ethics in Information Management            

Bryon Koepke, Esq.– Avis Budget Group, Chief Securities Counsel (Moderator)

Jill E. Sterbakov, Esq. | Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP , Information Governance Compliance Attorney

Rebecca Rakoski, Esq. | XPan Law Group, Managing Partner

Jacki Cheslow, CRM, CCEP, CCEP-I | Avis Budget Group, Director Business Ethics and Compliance

Managing Information & Data at Dog Speed

Russ Stalters| Getting Information Done & Clear Path Solutions, CEO



Alphabet Soup - Professional Development Pathways in RIM / IG / Privacy

Nick Inglis, IGP, CIP, ERM, BPM, | InfoGov (Moderator)

Mary Hamm, IGP, CRM, ERMP | Drinker, Biddle & Reath, LLP, Information Governance Manager

Seth Beim, CRM | Verizon, Consultant, Records Management

Jocelyn Gunter, CPA, IGP | ARMA International, CEO

Strategies For Protecting Sensitive Data In Litigation / Regulated Environments


Email, O365 & Record Classification

Anthony J. Diana, Esq. | Reed Smith, LLP, Partner ~ Records & E-Discovery and IP, Tech & Data (NY Office)

Therese Craparo, Esq. | Reed Smith, LLP, Partner (NY Office)