"Dominion of the Digital"

AABC/ARMA VI Joint Conference

April 27-28, 2017, Victoria, B.C.


Registration for the conference is now closed. 

2017 AGM Package is available in PDF format

Thursday, April 27

1-Day Workshop "Records Management 101"

This one-day workshop will introduce participants to the foundational concepts of records management, including business analysis, records inventorying, classification, and scheduling.  The course will also place records management in the wider information environment.  Participants will learn about international standards such as Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principles and ISO15489.

Time: 9:30am-5:00pm

Instructor: Lisa Glandt, AABC EAS Coordinator

Location: McPherson Library/Mearns Centre for Learning, Room A003; University of Victoria, https://www.uvic.ca/home/about/campus-info/maps/

Meals: Please note that coffee breaks will be provided for the workshop but participants must supply their own lunch. There are numerous food options on campus. 

Registration status: Workshop is full. A wait list has been created.


Friday, April 28 

Conference & AABC AGM

A series of presentations and poster sessions where the archival and records management communities share their understanding of the challenges of, and solutions for, achieving dominion over the digital, from an individual, organizational, provincial and/or national perspective. 

8:15am - Registration desk opens

8:45am - Conference starts, click here for the schedule of conference speakers

4:30pm - AABC Annual General Meeting

Location: Cadboro Commons; University of Victoria, https://www.uvic.ca/home/about/campus-info/maps/

Meals: Please note that coffee breaks and lunch will be supplied in the cost of the conference registration.


Friday Night Social

5:00pm - Join your colleagues for dinner and drinks! Please indicate if you are interested in participating as a registration option.

Location: Yates St. Taphouse; 759 Yates Street, Victoria BC 


Registration Costs:

Workshop Cost:  

AABC/ARMA Members: $180.00  -  Non-members: $230.00

Conference Cost:

AABC/ARMA Members: $125.00  -  Non-members: $150.00  -  Students: $45.00


The Conference "Fine Print" to Note:

Registration Deadline: The registration deadline for the workshop and conference is April 18, 2017.   No refunds will be given after this date. Refunds issued prior to April 18 will incur a processing fee.

Accommdations: There are no pre-booked hotel rooms for this event. Participants are required to make their own arrangements for accommodations.

Dietary Restrictions: Please contact the AABC Advisor at aabc.advisor@aabc.ca with any dietary restrictions or allergies that need to be considered for catering purposes by April 18.

Conference Sponsorship & Trade Tables: To find out more about conference sponsorship and trade table opportunities, please contact the conference co-chairs, Jane Morrison, AABC rep (jmorriso@uvic.ca) or Chance Dixon, ARMA-VI rep (cdixon@viewroyal.ca ).


Thank you to our workshop sponsor!

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Thank you to our conference sponsors!

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Thank you to our lunch sponsors!

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Thank you to our social event sponsors!

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 Make sure to visit these vendors at the conference!

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