First Nations Public Service Secretariat Annual Conference

Gravity Union is proud to be a sponsor for the First Nations Public Service Secretariat (FNPSS) annual conference!

FNPSS, an initiative of the First Nations Summit, is holding its annual conference on November 6 and 7, with an entire pre-conference day on November 5th dedicated to records and information management skill development. The approximately 200 conference delegates are a mix of First Nation Band Administrators and Managers, Chief and Council, and government representatives.

When: November 5 – 7, 2019

Where: Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver BC

This conference will demonstrate how partnerships are Breaking Barriers and Creating Connections between First Nations, First Nation organizations, government, and others to enhance and build capacity in our Nations and communities.

Get information on the conference agenda and registration here.

ARMA North Island

Gravity Union is excited to announce that we’ll be at this year’s ARMA North Island Records Management Conference in Campbell River! This event is a great learning opportunity and local networking with information management professionals. We hope to see you there!

When: Friday October 25, 2019

Where: Maritime Heritage Centre, 621 Island Highway, Campbell River, BC

Find out more and register here for the event.

Gravity Union Presents

Michael Schweizter, Gravity Union's CEO and lead consultant will be a speaker at this event. As an increasing number of organizations adopt cloud technologies for document management and collaboration, it is important to manage compliance across multiple cloud applications and cloud solution providers. Michael will examine technology design patterns that help reduce issues and risks in the Cloud, as well as produce benefits.

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OCIO Connect 2019 in Victoria

Gravity Union is thrilled to be presenting a workshop at this year’s OCIO Connect event!

The workshop will walk you through the ins and outs of “the HUB Project” – a Digital Transformation initiative at the BC Liquor Distribution Branch (LDB). The HUB Project’s primary objective was to rollout SharePoint 2016 and Collabware CLM across the LDB organization. These industry-leading Enterprise Content Management (ECM) and Records Management solutions enables the LDB to collaborate effectively, reduce organizational compliance risk, increase confidence in a trusted single-source-of-truth for documents, and increase productivity through enhanced search, retrieval, and sharing of information.

When: Thursday, October 3 - Friday, October 4, 2019

Where: Victoria Conference Centre, 720 Douglas Street, Victoria BC

About the OCIO
The Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) leads strategy, policy and standards for telecommunications, information technology, IT security and the management of the IM/IT investment portfolio for the Province. 

Connect 2019 brings together the BC Public Service and our partners to engage with the people, ideas and opportunities that will help create a digital government that meets – and exceeds – the expectations of citizens. This event is about more than tech and tools, it’s about people and will reflect diversity of perspective and experience.

ARMA InfoCon 2019 in Nashville

Gravity Union is excited to announce that we’ll be at this year’s ARMA InfoCon in Nashville, TN! This event is North America’s annual records and information management conference. We hope to see you there!

When: Monday, October 21 - Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Where: Gaylord Opryland Resort

Find out more and register here for the event.

Visit Gravity Union’s booth

We’ll be at booth #603 – pop by and let’s chat all things records management and information governance. Make sure you stop by to enter the draw for a special giveaway!

At 1:30pm on October 22, we will pick someone to win a pair of Bose headphones. You must be present to win.

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About the ARMA International Conference

ARMA (Association of Records Managers and Administrators) empowers the community of information professionals to advance their careers, organizations, and the profession. The ARMA international conference is the premiere annual gathering for information professionals with insightful education sessions, networking opportunities, and exhibits to learn about what’s new in the field. The annual conference hosts 500+ delegates and exhibitors within the information and records management industry.

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MISA BC Fall Conference 2019 in Whistler

Join Gravity Union and other senior local government decision makers at MISA BC in Whistler!

About this year’s MISA BC Fall Conference:

This year’s event focuses on the rapidly changing technology landscape and the impact that the data we collect and manage can have using technologies such as machine learning, analytics, IoT, and AI. As local government practitioners, how do these technologies impact our organizations from operational and service delivery perspectives? What are the policy, privacy, security, and ethical concerns that need to be understood and managed? Hope to see you all in Whistler!

When: September 9-12, 2019

Where: Fairmont Chateau, Whistler BC

Register here and find out more about MISA BC here.

ARMA Canada Live in Montreal

Join us for the three day ARMA Canada Live Conference in Montreal at Le Centre Sheraton Hotel! Meet fellow records managers and information architects, and learn from industry experts. Gain relevant and up-to-date insight into new and emerging topics and trends.

Michael Schweitzer will be delivering two presentations on the topic of compliance in today’s digital workspaces:

  • Compliance in the Cloud will be hosted on Monday, June 3, 2019 from 2:15pm to 3:15pm at M33 (Salon 6&7)

  • Compliance in Office 365 will be hosted on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 from 1:30pm to 2:00pm at W44 (Salon 4&5)

Download the full conference schedule here.

Register for the conference here.

Swing by our booth and say hello if you will be joining us. Hope to see you there!

ARMA Houston 2019

ARMA Houston 2019

Join us for the two day 2019 ARMA Houston event! Come and learn what’s new and exciting in all things records management, information governance, and compliance. We’ll show you how you can leverage SharePoint, Collabware, and Collabspace (Collabware’s innovative cloud offering) to make the most out of your digital investment.

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