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CGOC Webcast Focuses on Putting Information to Work

June 5th Event Features Insights From CGOC Summit 2014

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - June 03, 2014) - CGOC (Compliance, Governance & Oversight Council), a practitioners' forum focused on developing information lifecycle governance practices that improve information economics, today announced a live webcast, "Putting Information to Work -- Key Insights from CGOC Summit 2014." Scheduled for June 5, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. EDT, the webcast will feature key insights from the 10th annual CGOC Summit 2014, "Information at Work: Reducing Data Cost & Risk."

Presented by Derek Gascon, CGOC executive director, and Jake Frazier, CGOC faculty member, the webinar will present highlights and discussion of the CGOC Summit 2014 sessions. Designed for data compliance and governance executives, CGOC Summit 2014 featured compliance and governance experts and thought leaders from Morgan Stanley, Comerica, Xerox, UBS, Deloitte and many more, as well as the Hon. Kristen L. Mix.

Conference sessions focused on the real-world experience of implementing an information governance program and the need to take a pragmatic approach. Topics also included the challenges to information governance caused by emerging technology initiatives such as Big Data, cloud, bring-your-own-device (BYOD) and social media. Speakers addressed key practical issues, such as methods to ensure the cost of capturing and storing information never exceeds the value it provides to a business and how to address and clean legacy data and classify it for retention, archival and disposition.

"CGOC Summit 2014 was a huge success, providing great insights into how information governance leaders can put their existing information to work to solve today's complex information governance challenges," said Derek Gascon, CGOC executive director. "Our June 5th webcast is an excellent opportunity for those who couldn't attend the conference to hear practical advice from leading practitioners actively working on information governance programs at some of the best-known companies in the world."

What: "Putting Information to Work -- Key Insights from CGOC Summit 2014"

Where: Live Webcast

When: June 5, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. EDT, 10:00 a.m. PDT

About CGOC (Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council)

CGOC (Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council) is a forum of interdisciplinary professionals focused on the importance of information lifecycle governance (ILG) to mitigate risk, reduce cost and increase value for improving information economics. The Council includes over 2,400 leaders and practitioners from legal, IT, records and information management, security, and privacy, representing government agencies and major companies such as Bank of America, ExxonMobil, GE, Kaiser Permanente, Liberty Mutual, Novartis, Procter & Gamble and Toyota. The Council conducts primary research, maintains practice groups on challenging topics, and hosts meetings throughout the U.S. and Europe where practice leaders convene to discuss discovery, retention, privacy, security and governance. Established in 2004, the CGOC was founded to fill the practitioners' gap between EDRM and The Sedona Conference and to create a continuing, high-quality, executive-level exchange of expertise and information. For more information, please visit https://www.cgoc.com.

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