Orange County Chapter of ARMA


Why invest to become an IGP?
  • It helps improve the speed of business for your organization
  • It will help you use information more effectively
  • It will help you become more successful, professionally

An Information Governance Professional (IGP) is a person who has earned the only certification that demonstrates he or she has the strategic perspective and the requisite knowledge to help an organization leverage information for maximum value while reducing the costs and mitigating the risks associated with using and governing this important asset.

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (PST)

Santiago Canyon College
8045 East Chapman Avenue  Building D
Orange, CA 92869

Eventbrite - OCARMA Presents:  IGP Prep Course with Cheryl Young
February through June!!!

OCARMA presents an Event Package Deal you can't turn down!

Purchase the package of 5 events for $120 and save $40 / the cost of the Year-End Banquet!

February- IGP Preparation with Chery Young

March-Roadmap for a Successful ECM Solution with Helen Streck- Half-Day Seminar

April- Tour of the Old Orange County Courthouse and Orange County Archives

May-Demystifying Blockchain: How to Leverage Blockchain as a Secure Record

June- End of Year Banquet and Silent Auction

For those of you with an annual budget line item for attending ARMA meetings, make it easy on yourself and pay once for all 5 events!

Eventbrite - OCARMA 5 EVENT PACKAGE!!!- February through June!!!

Dear ARMA Voting Members,

Please make plans to participate in ARMA’s 2019 Election Candidate Forum, which will be held on Wednesday, January 9, from noon to 1:00 p.m. Central time. This is an opportunity for all voting members of ARMA to engage in an online chat with all candidates in the upcoming election. All ARMA professional members in good standing are eligible to vote.

The forum will take place online within ARMA.org’s website, and to access it you must be logged in as a member. Here is the link to join:  https://www.arma.org/page/CandidateForum

Please take the following steps to join the forum:

  1. Click where it indicates “Click here to join the conversation” at the bottom of the screen
  2. Join as “Guest”
  3. Enter your name as you want it to appear in the discussion
  4. Now you are in the chat!

This forum will take the form of an online discussion; there will be no audio or visual elements. The forum will be moderated by the Election Management Task Force, and you will have the opportunity to ask your own questions if you wish. You may scroll up and down at any time during the discussion to see previous comments.

Please contact us at  chapters@armaintl.org

if you experience any difficulties accessing the forum.

Thank you in advance for your participation and for lending your voice to the future of ARMA!

ARMA Conference 2019


Take a look at the registration options for the 2019 conference!  Pre-register now to take advantage of the lowest possible price.

CORE: Your standard ARMA Conference registration. With a Core ticket, you’ll gain access to all regular education sessions and presentations (excluding our new workshops), the entire Expo floor, your industry’s roundtable discussion, and more general session keynotes than ever before.  This is the registration option that is reflective of the the programming you’ve experienced at ARMA’s annual conference for many years.
LEADERSHIP SUMMIT: A brand new ¾ day summit discussing leadership development and essential topics for information leaders.  This summit will be available to Core Registrants when the full conference site is launched and is the only education offered as a pre-conference session in 2019.  Region and Chapter volunteer leaders will receive a complimentary ticket to this Summit.
PLUS: Your enhanced ARMA Conference registration, and it includes everything in Core Registration PLUS you’ll gain access to additional professional development opportunities. Plus registrants will have a reserved seat in the Leadership Summit Pre-Con AND you’ll get to choose 1 of 4 Workshop tracks.  Each Plus Registration includes 3 partial day workshop sessions that take a deep dive into topics such as CRM Prep, Project Management 101, Change Management, Communication, IM Fundamentals Bootcamp, Retention Program Development, Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, and Auto-Classification. Plus Registrants will also receive a bonus voucher for a brand new virtual IGP Preparation Course to prepare you or a member of your team for the IGP Certification. The Plus ticket option includes even morethat we’re excited to be announcing soon. Plus registration is limited to the first 200 tickets purchased so don’t wait to take advantage of this exciting registration package.
Estimating your costs?  While more information about our hotel, including how to register and receive ARMA’s conference discount, will be available when full registration opens, plan for $243 a night ($231 plus $12 resort fee).

OCARMA 2018-19 Event Calendar 

(Subject to change)

Wednesday,  February 20, 2019:

IGP Preparation: What you need to know

Speaker: Cheryl Young

Location: Santiago Canyon College  Building D

Thursday,  March 21, 2019:

Seminar: Building a Roadmap for Implementing an ECM Solution

Time:  10AM - 2PM

Speaker: Helen Streck

Location: Orange County Sanitation District

Wednesday,  April 17, 2019:

Tour the OC Archives at the Old Orange County Courthouse

Speaker: OC Archivist at the Old Orange County Courthouse

Lunch: Box Lunch

Location: Old Orange County Courthouse 

Wednesday,  May 15:

Demystifying Blockchain: How to leverage Blockchain as a Secure Record

Location: 1st Choice: Dave & Busters

Wednesday, June 19 :

OCARMA End of Year Banquet

Speakers: Charlie Sodano

Location: Zov’s Restaurant, Tustin