|By Marketwired .||
|November 13, 2012 09:01 AM EST||
SILVER SPRING, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 11/13/12 -- AIIM, the global community of information professionals, today announced the keynote lineup for the AIIM Conference 2013, Extreme Information - Volume, Variety and Devices, that will be held March 20 to 22, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans. The conference program is designed for today's information managers including CIOs, IT managers and records managers tasked with managing the strategic flow of information throughout an organization for informed decision-making and priority-setting.
The second annual AIIM Conference 2013 keynote sessions will be presented by:
- Seth Godin, international best-selling author of Linchpin and Small is the New Big
- David Weinberger, best-selling author of Too Big to Know and The Cluetrain Manifesto
- Thornton May, author, futurist and dean of the IT Leadership Academy
- David Pogue New York Times technology columnist
- Michael Chui, senior fellow at McKinsey Global Institute (MGI)
- Connie Moore, vice president and principle analyst at Forrester
- John Mancini, author of #OccupyIT Manifesto and AIIM president
- Laurence Hart, author of the blog Word of Pie and AIIM CIO
In addition to the keynote speakers, conference attendees will be offered opportunities to think strategically about information management on a large scale, regarding stewardship, optimization and application of enterprise information assets. Interactive sessions are designed to build skills in mobile content delivery, digitizing processes, bringing social media into business, automating information governance, mining big content and committing to the cloud. The sessions, tailored to a set of usage scenarios, are organized into three tracks -- engagement, governance and interaction.
"AIIM looks beyond the rapidly emerging technology trends to focus on the business impact of information management in practical terms," said AIIM President John Mancini. "Our conference is designed to help professionals respond to the 'appification' and 'consumerization' of the enterprise, so they can augment their skills and better manage the dramatic increase of volume, velocity and variety of information within our organizations."
Platinum sponsors of the event include ABBYY, Accellion, Alfresco, BOX, EMC, Fujitsu, IBM, Kofax, and Oracle.
AIIM has been an advocate and supporter of information professionals for nearly 70 years. The association's mission is to ensure that information professionals understand the current and future challenges of managing information assets in an era of social, mobile, cloud and big data. Founded in 1943, AIIM builds on a strong heritage of research and member service. Today, AIIM is a global, non-profit organization that provides independent research, education and certification programs to information professionals. AIIM represents the entire information management community, with programs and content for practitioners, technology suppliers, integrators and consultants. www.aiim.org
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