DC LIVE! Free Business Process and Records Management Conference & Expo

DC LIVE!November 18, 2015   |   Washington DC

FREE   |   Breakfast & Lunch Provided   |   Pre-Approved for 6 CRM Credits*
BPM & Workflow  •  5015.2 Records Management  •  SharePoint Integration  •  Information Lifecycle Governance  •  Auto-Categorization  •  Capstone  •  Case Management  •  e-Discovery  •  FOIA/PA  •  Private Cloud  •  More

The Conference Caravan is headed again to Washington DC for a brand new, expanded free ECM, BPM, RMA, RIM, and IG event, the DC Live Business Process & Records Management (and SharePoint) Conference & Expo for Commercial and Government organizations on November 18th!

Come hear and interact with an impressive lineup of thought leaders and industry professionals discussing hot Business Process, Records Management, and Information Governance topics, best practices, and real-world solutions in our BPM & RM Speakers Theater, and visit with technology innovators and education insiders showcasing new technologies and leading discussions related to current issues in our hands-on, Interactive BPM & RM Technology Lab Pop-Up Workshop.

#BPMRM2015 is becoming the top DC destination for targeted education, technology advancements, and critical industry networking in BPM & RIM.

Our last 3 DC events SOLD OUT, so we’re tripling the size and scope of anything we’ve done before to meet your demand. But don’t delay… this is a limited-attendance event and spaces will go fast, so we encourage you to register for free for your spot now.

If you used to attend the now-canceled FOSE show, this is the replacement event you’ve been waiting for! Looking for a great companion event to the ARMA International Expo, right here in Washington? This is your perfect show. We’ve got all this – plus star-power!

And – Certified Records Managers – this Conference is pre-approved for CRM Certification Maintenance Credits (CMP) from ICRM [pending], the Institute of Certified Records Managers towards CRM renewal!


Conference Details

  • One Day Only: Wednesday, November 18, 2015
  • Time: Sign-In: 7:30am. Breakfast: 8am. Conference: 8:30am – 5pm.
  • Location: Mayflower Hotel Conference Center, East and State Ballrooms, 1127 Connecticut Avenue NW, Washington DC
  • Cost: FREE for all attendees
  • More Info: Please direct all inquiries to dclive@feith.com
  • Credits: Pre-approved for Certification Maintenance Credits (CMP) from ICRM *[pending]
  • Schedule: Coming Soon
  • Speaker Bios & Session Summaries: Coming Soon


Who It’s For

This event is free and open to everyone:

  • • BPM Professionals, Records Managers, IT Personnel, Support Engineers, and SharePoint Users & Managers
  • • Government and Commercial Organizations, Private & Public Sector Representatives, Armed Forces & DoD, Intelligence Community, Civilian Agencies, Legislative, NGO’s, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical & HealthCare, Financial & Insurance, Legal & Intellectual Property, and Higher Education
  • • Agents, Contractors, Consultants, Executives, Administrators
  • • Those that have attended FOSE in the past and are looking for a replacement technology event
  • • Those that have attended AIIM, ARMA, FOSE, EA, InfoGovCon, KM World, and similar shows looking for a companion event in DC
  • • Anyone wanting to gain a better understanding of new horizons in today’s Business Processes & Records Management Automation.


What You’ll See

DC Live will focus on a variety of critical Process Management topics:

DC Live October 2014

  • • Improving Workflow and BPM throughout the Enterprise
  • • New solutions in 5015.2 Records Management (and why DoD-certification is important to non-government businesses, too)
  • • The Capstone email initiative (and your alternatives)
  • • Keeping your data, information, and business secure
  • • Protecting secure and classified documents with Private Cloud File Sharing
  • • Real-world solutions for Email Auto-Categorization
  • • Overcoming security issues while staying on plan and budget
  • • The keys to evaluating BPM and RMA software and solutions
  • • New technologies in Case Management for e-Discovery & FOIA
  • • Staying up with – and ahead of – a complex regulatory environment
  • • Super-charging (and loving) your SharePoint environment with 5015.2-certified legacy integration
  • • How to achieve proper Records Management inside SharePoint
  • • New horizons in Information and Lifecycle Governance
  • • And more (including provided breakfast and lunch buffets!)


Keynote and Special Presentations Speakers

Speakers & agenda below from our April event shown as example. Details for the November event coming soon.


rsmallwoodThe Keynote Address, Information Governance Challenges in Today’s Era of Big Data and Colossal Breaches, will be presented by Robert Smallwood, biz/tech author and Managing Director of The Institute for Information Governance and e-Records Institute at IMERGE Consulting.

Robert has published over 100 articles in computer trade journals, with a specialty in the Content and Records Management industry.  His books include Managing Electronic Records, Information Governance, Taming the Email Tiger, and Safeguarding Critical E-Documents, as well as Prisoners of Katrina and Jackson Squared. He has appeared on NPR, C-SPAN, and BBC Radio, and in The Washington Post and Wall Street Journal.

mfarbsteinThe Industry Welcome Address, Information LifeCycle Management (ILM): The Birth, Life, and Death of Information, will be presented by Mitch Farbstein, Vice President of Government Sales at Feith and Dean of Records Management University.

Mitch has made the technology industry his home for 40 years, with a focus on ECM & Architecting Enterprise Solutions for the last 30, where his strong technical background and knowledge of a diversity of platforms provide a foundation for Architecting Enterprise Solutions. Mitch regularly presents at various national conferences, seminars, and webinars, and is a graduate of Bucknell University, where he was a Heisman Trophy candidate and is enshrined in their Athletic Hall-of-Fame.

Plus additional special presentation speakers and discussions of critical topics featuring some of the most-respected leaders in the industry:


  • Carol Keuch, Conference Chair & Executive Board Member, AIIM International National Capital Chapter
  • David Vitter, STS Program Manager, KLC Networks, Government Contract Manager
  • Tom Edwards LTC USA (Ret.), Chairman Emeritus, NVCC Information Technology Advisory Committee
  • Maura Dunn, Author, and President, TrailBlazer Consulting


Conference Agenda

Welcome Address

  • • Information LifeCycle Management (ILM): The Birth, Life, and Death of Information, Mitch Farbstein


Keynote Address

  • • Information Governance Challenges in Today’s Era of Big Data and Colossal Breaches, Robert Smallwood

BPM & RM Speakers Theater

  • • See detailed presentation descriptions on our speakers page (coming soon).

Speakers Theater Sessions

  • Managing Processes Within Your Information Lifecycle Management Plan: Your Risks and Security Issues, Carol Keuch
  • How To Evaluate ECM, BPM, and RM Solution Systems: Where To Start & What You Need To Know Before You Buy, David Vitter
  • Records, the Records Management Spider Web, and You, Tom Edwards
  • Managing Electronic Records: Challenges in Today’s Complex Business Regulatory Environment, Robert Smallwood
  • Robust BPM Takes More Than SharePoint, Maura Dunn


Additional Sessions

  • • RMA, Case Management, FOIA, e-Discovery, Culture Change, Workflow, the Information Lifecycle, 5015.2 Certification, SharePoint Integration, and more!


Interactive Q&A Panel Town Hall

  • • With our full complement of Industry Professionals & Thought Leaders… and your questions!

BPM & RM Technology Lab

In the interactive, hands-on BPM & Records Management Technology Lab Pop-Up Workshop Auditorium, visit booths  where we’ll showcase new technologies related to current issues and real-world needs through solutions demonstration, as well as lead discussions on each of the topics.

  • • Business Process Management & Workflow
  • • Email Records Management
  • • e-Content Records Management
  • • Email Auto-Categorization
  • • SuperCharging SharePoint with 5015.2 Integration
  • • Easing e-Discovery
  • • Case Management (including FOIA and Privacy Act)
  • • The Future of Solutions for ECM, BPM, RMA, and IG
  • • Interactive One-on-One Breakout Sessions with Process, Records Management, IG, and SharePoint Integration Specialists
  • • Technology Providers showcasing the latest in BPM and Records Management solutions
  • • Personal discussion opportunities, chat sessions, special offers, and book signings with esteemed Industry Professionals on Speakers’ Row
  • • Invaluable Inter- and Intra-Industry Networking
  • • Full complimentary hot morning breakfast buffet and mid-day meal


Certified Records Manager CMP Credits

The DC Live Process & Records Management Conference & Expo will be pre-approved for Certification Maintenance Credits (CMP) [pending] from ICRM, the Institute of Certified Records Managers, as an educational event. Please contact us for details on how to earn Certified Records Manager (CRM) credits for attending.