Workshop Event to Coincide with ACEDS Annual Conference, April 18 in New York
St. Paul, Minnesota – Feb. 23, 2016 – EDRM, the leading standards organization for the e-discovery market, announced today that the Spring 2016 EDRM Workshop will take place April 18, 2016, and will be co-located with the ACEDS Annual Conference, running April 18-20. Both events will be at the Grand Hyatt New York in Manhattan.
The EDRM Workshop is open to all EDRM members and to ACEDS members who are interested in joining EDRM. The workshop sessions include assessment of accomplishments and results from EDRM initiatives in the past six months, and planning and confirmation of new EDRM working group initiatives in electronic discovery for 2016
“There is clearly great synergy between EDRM and ACEDS, and we are very pleased to hold the EDRM workshop on-site with the ACEDS conference. ACEDS members are encouraged to participate in the EDRM Workshop, where they will have opportunities to participate in a meaningful way in shaping the e-discovery agenda for 2016. EDRM members will benefit from the opportunity to network, participate in ACEDS education and testing and attend speaker sessions,” says George Socha, co-founder of EDRM. E-discovery professionals are invited to register for the EDRM Workshop on the EDRM website. Early registration discounts are available.
EDRM Workshop sponsorships are available for organizations interested in supporting EDRM’s mission and present an opportunity for greater visibility in the e-discovery community. Sponsorships include prominent recognition at the workshop as well as live webinar opportunities post-workshop. Sponsor information is available on the EDRM website.
EDRM creates practical resources to improve e-discovery and information governance. Launched in May 2005, EDRM was established to address the lack of standards and guidelines in the e-discovery market. In January 2006, EDRM published the Electronic Discovery Reference Model, followed by additional resources such as IGRM, CARRM, PSRRM, Metrics and the Talent Task Matrix. Since its launch, EDRM has comprised 401 organizations, including 196 service and software providers, 88 corporations, 76 law firms, 24 governmental entities, 12 educational institutions and 5 industry groups involved with e-discovery and information governance.