ARCHIVES*RECORDS 2016 is quickly approaching! The CoSA/SAA Joint Annual Meeting in Atlanta will be the first week of August. Now is the time that many of you are planning your time in Atlanta. Please add the Records Management Roundtable and Local Government Records Roundtable meeting to your schedules. The RMRT will be holding a joint meeting with the Local Government Records Roundtable in Salon D.
The RMRT and the LGRRT will meet Friday, August 5, 7:30 am – 9:00 am. Here is our agenda:
- Meg Phillips will introduce Laurence Brewer, Chief Records Officer for the US Government
- Michael Strom, State Archivist for Wyoming, who will provide an update on Council of State Archivists’ State Electronic Records Initiative (SERI) and the PERTTS (Program for Electronic Records, Training, Tools and Standards) Portal as it relates to records management
- Jackie Esposito, Penn State University, will provide an update on her survey concerning the organizational placement and functions of college and university records management programs
- RMRT business update
- LGRRT business update
- Michelle Bradley presentation on life of the Records Manager
Additionally, the RMRT created an online schedule on Sched.org: https://archives2016.sched.org/recordsmanagementroundtable. Check out the list to see events related to records management and easily add them to your schedule.
Thank you and hope everyone has a great meeting in Atlanta!