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GLA/MER Annual Conference - Focus 2020: Leadership, Privacy, and Information Governance

January 28, 2020
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Skirball Cultural Center
2701 N Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90049
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This MER/ARMA GLA Conference has something for everyone!


Pre-approved for educational credits by ARMA International (4.5 CEUs) and ICRM (4.5 CMPs)

Special discount available through January 17!

Members $99 / Non-members $129


Tuesday | January 28th, 2020
8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Skirball Cultural Center

ARMA-GLA’s Annual Conference
Focus 2020: Leadership, Privacy, and Information Governance
in association with MER CONFERENCE


The ARMA GLA Chapter is pleased to present in association with the MER Conference a day-long educational series linking Privacy, Information Governance and Leadership.


An Overview of Privacy Current events (CCPA, GDPR, etc.)
An overview and update on the latest privacy regulations throughout the United States.
Presented by:
John Isaza (Information Governance Solutions)
Hon. Andrew Peck (DLA Piper, LLC)
David Horrigan (Relativity)

Beyond Policy: Actually Implementing CCPA
An examination of how Privacy is an essential element of a strong IG program and how IG
programs can be used to implement strong privacy controls throughout an organization.
Presented by:
Mark Diamond (Contoural)

Why Automated Information Management is the Answer for GDPR, CCPA, and Whatever Comes Next?
Presented by:
K. David Quackenbush (Gimmal)

Leading from Where We Are: Making a Difference Despite the Odds
A session designed to highlight the leadership skills necessary to champion, design, and implement change in today’s fast-paced and ever-changing environment.
Presented by:
Todd Ebel, (Col R) US Army

Educational credit: Pre-approved by ARMA International (4.5 CEUs) and ICRM (4.5 CMPs)

Please note: Initally, the block discount was only available for 1/28 - now additional nights are available!
We've secured a block for rooms at the nearby Hotel Angeleno (170 N Church Ln, Los Angeles, CA 90049) at the discounted rate of $179.
Click HERE to book a room at the discounted rate.(Link works best in Firefox or Chrome)

Or call the
Reservations Line at (866) 264-3536. Please make sure to reference the “ARMA GLA: Focus 2020” room block in order to receive the special discounted rate.

Registration Dates and Info

Registration includes Continental Breakfast and Buffet Lunch

Registration Deadline: January 20th, 2020.

Earlybird rate extended - Register by 11:59pm on January 17th for a discounted rate!



$129.00 Registration for members of ARMA International and Chapters, AIIM-GLA, and ALA-GLA.
$99.00 Earlybird rate before January 27

$159.00 Registration for non-members
$129.00 Earlybird rate before January 27

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