Global Information Governance Day 2021

Global Information Governance Day 2021

Happy #GIGD 2021! 

We are excited to see that ILTA is celebrating Global Information Governance Day this year. On February 18, 2021 — the third Thursday of February — ILTA will be hosting a roundtable focused on law firm IG
Today’s discussion will focus on hot topics and trends including post-pandemic challenges and opportunities; ROI on physical-to-digital policies and procedures; and governing content in collaboration systems (both on-prem and in the cloud). If you’re not signed up already consider checking it out here.

And in the spirit of Global Information Governance Day, we wanted to highlight some additional events for law firms:

Next week, our very own Darrell Mervau, President of FileTrail, will be participating in a UK/EMEA IG webinar discussion featuring special guest Mark Parr, Global Director of IT for HFW. The webinar is hosted by Christopher Young, Director of NBI and Risk at Pinnacle, who will moderate the panel on “Law firm information governance for 2021 and beyond: Where to focus?”

You can register for the webinar scheduled for 24 February 2021 at 4 PM GMT here:

Finally, regardless of where in the world you are located, you can check out Darrell Mervau’s recent “quick-fire chat” video with Caroline Hill of Legal IT Insider. They chat about the IG challenges associated with the rise of remote working and digitization. They also discuss the importance of retention and disposition (i.e. getting rid of information you no longer need) in enabling information security and data protection: