About the workshop
Every organisation needs accurate information to develop, deliver and assess the effectiveness of its policies, programmes and services and to make informed decisions. Poorly managed content can result in severe consequences for an organisation. This workshop is in two modular weeks which can be attended as separate modules or as a two-week programme to gain a more comprehensive understanding of effective approaches to managing information resources in all formats and media. It provides practical tools and methods to design and implement sustainable knowledge and content management systems.
What the workshop will cover
By the end of the workshop you will be able to:
• Assess the information and knowledge management strengths and weaknesses of your organisation
• Design corporate intellectual control systems including classification, indexing and retention/ disposal and better understand the features, functions and challenges of electronic records management, knowledge and content management systems
• Develop tools and processes to determine business requirements for information management
• Identify key information security risks
• Advocate enhanced information security initiatives in your organisation.
How participants will benefit
The workshop will:
• Introduce you to best practice for information and records management as expressed in ISO 15489
• Explain the key components of corporate intellectual control
• Show you how to analyse and develop information management procedures
• Explore how to build capacity among information creators, users and managers
• Help you to apply systematic processes for information retention and disposal
• Demonstrate the key principles of informational security
• Identify and analyse the key risks to your information resources
• Introduce you to the types of cybercrime and cyber enabled crime.