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The Maritime Connections Support Forum

The Support Forum offers participants a unique way to shape their learning to meet their individual needs. Presented over the course of 2 days, the Support Forum is made up of a morning of dynamic keynotes sessions, followed by 3 half-days of workshops. A delegate can choose to participate in as many or as few workshops as he / she wishes. Tailor this Support Forum to YOUR NEEDS.

Read over the agenda below....the Keynote Sessions feature the Nova Scotia Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner as well as faculty from the Dalhousie University's excellent School of IM.

Workshops range from Acess, Privacy, IM Policy & Business Renewal and IT Security.

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
8:00 am - 9:00 am
Check-In and Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Opening Keynote: Year-End Report from the Office of the Information and Privacy Comissioner for Nova Scotia Show Details


Catherine Tully
Information and Privacy Commissioner
Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner for Nova Scotia
10:00 am - 10:30 am
Morning Networking and Refreshment Break
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Transforming Your Organization Through Information Governance Show Details


Louise Spiteri
Associate Professor
School of Information Management / Dalhousie University
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
W1: Privacy Breach Management – Are You Ready? Show Details
W2: Writing Effective IM Policies Show Details
Thursday, December 7th, 2017
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
W3: Access for Municipalities Show Details
W4: Information Security - How can IT & Systems help prevent the breach? Show Details
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
W5: Privacy for Municipalities Show Details
W6: "The Art of Selling Time": A new approach to IM Services Show Details