NARA's 23rd Annual Records Administration Conference
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RACO registration has reached its full capacity of 280 registrants and is now CLOSED. RACO 2011 sessions will be video taped and posted on the NARA YouTube channel as soon as possible after the event. A RM Communications notice will be distributed when the video is available as well as an update posted on this site.
NARA is providing this year's RACO at no cost to attendees due to the budget constraints and uncertainties that Federal agencies are facing.
National Archives and Records Administration
700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20408-0001
Note: Conference attendees will enter through the Special Events entrance on the Constitution Avenue side of the building
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This year's theme is "Forging Ahead: Meeting the Challenges of Electronic Records in an Open Government."
|7:30 - 8:30||Conference Registration and Check-in|
|8:30 - 8:45||Welcome
Laurence Brewer, CRM, Office of the Chief Records Officer, NARA
|8:45 - 9:45||NARA Transformation and Agency Services: What Does it Mean for You?|
Moderator, Tom Mills, Chief Operating Officer, NARA
William J. Bosanko, Executive for Agency Services, NARA
Paul M. Wester, Jr., Chief Records Officer for the U.S. Government, NARA
David M. Weinberg, Director, Federal Records Centers Program, NARA
|9:45 - 10:45||How Can Records Managers Keep Up with Social Media?|
Moderator, Arian D. Ravanbakhsh, Electronic Records Policy Analyst, NARA
Patricia C. Franks, Ph.D., CRM, Associate Professor, San Jose State University
Charley Barth, Director of Records, Department of the Navy
|10:45 - 11:15||Break and RACO Exhibitors|
|11:15 - 12:00||Balancing Open Access to Information with Today's Security Requirements|
Introduction, Sheryl Shenberger, National Declassification Center, NARA
Joseph W. Lambert, Director, Information Management Services, Chief Information Officer, Central Intelligence Agency
Daniel J. Sullivan, Deputy Director, Information Management Services, Chief Information Officer, Central Intelligence Agency
|12:00 - 1:30||Lunch|
(Please refer to conference materials for local lunch options and directions)
|1:30 - 2:30||2011 Archivist Achievement Awards Presentations|
Moderator, Julie H. Reaves, Office of the Chief Records Officer,
NARA David S. Ferriero, Archivist of the United States, NARA
2011 Award Recipients:
|2:30 - 3:00||Break and RACO Exhibitors|
|3:00 - 4:00||Quick Wins: Things You Can Do Today to Improve Your Program and Reach Customers |
Moderator, Susan J. Sullivan, CRM, Corporate Records Management Program Director, NARA
Getting Control of Legacy Data
Robert Storer, Records Administrator, Office of the Secretary of Defense
Standing Up a New Records Management Program
Veda Sims, Chief Information Security Officer, Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board (RATB)
Using Wikis to Reach the Warfighters
Jason D. Longcor, Lead Action Officer on Web 2.0/Social Media, Records Management and Declassification Agency, Department of the Army
|4:00 - 4:30||Closing Remarks|
What is RACO?
RACO (Records Administration Conference) is an annual one-day conference on Federal records management issues and is hosted by NARA, regularly attended by Federal records officers, records management professionals, information managers, and information technology professionals.
What is NARA?
The National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) is an independent Federal agency within the Executive Branch. NARA is responsible for safeguarding and preserving the records of our Government. NARA establishes policies and procedures for managing U.S. Government records, preserves the permanently valuable records in the National Archives of the United States, and assists Federal agencies in documenting their activities. NARA assists Federal agencies with administering records management programs, scheduling records, training staff in records management principles, and retiring noncurrent records to Federal records centers.
RACO continues to grow and provide the latest information on services and products to help you manage records.
The following vendors are exhibiting at RACO 2011:
- ASRC Primus - www.asrcprimus.com
- CTI -Cartridge Technologies, Inc. - www.ctimd.com
- Morning coffee and tea is provided courtesy of CTI
- Edge Digital Group - www.edgedigitalgroup.com
- FileTrail - www.filetrail.com
- GimmalSoft - www.gimmalsoft.com
- Millican & Associates, Inc. - www.millican-assoc.com
- NARA - Federal Records Centers Program - www.archives.gov/frc
- Open Text Corporation - www.opentext.com
Exhibitor registration information can be found at www.archives.gov/records-mgmt/training/raco/2011/exhibitor-policy.html.
Elizabeth Philpott (301) 837-0603
Angela Dorsey (301) 837-1754
Shannon Olsen (301) 837-3486
National Archives and Records Administration
NWM, Room 2100
8601 Adelphi Road
College Park, MD 20740-6001
Updated: May 19, 2011
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