Press Releases

J Eddis Linton Award Winners 2018

Congratulations 2018 J Eddis Linton Award Winners Last week at the annual gala awards dinner held in beautiful Hobart for RIMPA’s annual conference InForum, we celebrated the achievements and success of five industry colleagues in five categories for the J Eddis Linton Awards Congratulations to our winners! Student of the Year | Sponsored by Records […]

Media release: Records and Information Management is everybody’s responsibility

As has been covered in the media over the last few days, hundreds of paper-based classified Australian government documents have fallen into the wrong hands due to a recordkeeping and information management oversight. This situation highlights the need for more awareness of recordkeeping considerations and information management best practice in the workplace. It also raises […]

2017 J Eddis Linton Award Winners

Announced at the 2017 RIMPA Gala Awards Dinner in Brisbane on 12th September. Student of the Year :  sponsored by Records Solutions Winner:      Leanda Davis   Innovation : sponsored by Information Proficiency / Sigma Data Shortlisted nominations: Edith Cowan University Logan City Council Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC)   Winner:       Australian Transaction Reports […]

2017 IQ Article of the Year Award

Sponsored by Iron Mountain. The shortlisted articles for 2016/2017 were: What you need to know – an intranet tale. By Lorien Mader Records management and the governance of things. By David Moldrich How to relocate your records successfully. By Molly Ap-Thomas Goodbye ECM… Hello Digital Content Services: Getting RIM onto the enterprise radar. By Linda […]

Media Release: Audit report “Managing Public Sector Records” by Victorian Auditor General

The accountability and transparency of Governments and the rights and entitlements of citizens will continue to be at risk without greater investment in records management and without the introduction of a more rigorous compliance and monitoring framework for records management. . . . Please download and read our full Media Release here:  RIMPA Media Release […]

inForum 2015 Program Released

RIMPA are pleased to announce the release of the inForum 2015 conference program “Digital Dreams (not digital nightmares)”, to be held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), 30 August – 2 September. The digital information focused program features keynote speakers from USA, NZ, Hungary and Austria as well as a range of interesting and diverse topics and […]

2013 Christmas Card

The Staff and Board of Directors of RIM Professionals Australasia would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your ongoing support and involvement in 2013 and extend our good wishes to you and your family for a safe, healthy and happy Christmas.  

Poor record-keeping holds back pursuits of justice – Article

Written by Barney Zwartz, The Age Incompetent record keeping is depriving thousands of Victorians of life-changing information, but the Department of Human Services has ”a profound conflict of interest” because fixing the problem would allow a rush of lawsuits, a parliamentary inquiry was told on Friday. Some 90 per cent of DHS records are not […]

NZ RIM Scholarship – Applications Open

A core objective of the Records Information Management Professionals Australasia is to promote recordkeeping and information management as a profession, whilst developing and enhancing excellence through education and continuing personal development in all disciplines of information management  The corner stone of this objective is education and the personal development of its membership. Members are encouraged […]

RIM Professionals Australasia Linton and Shepherd Awards 2012 – Open for nomination

Do you know a person, group or company that deserves recognition for their contribution to records and information management?   Nominations are open for RIM Professionals Australasia’s prestigious J Eddis Linton Award for excellence in records and information management and the Jim Shepherd Award to recognise vendor support of RIM Professionals Australasia and the records […]

Ombudsman’s Report “Investigation into the Storage and Management of Ward Records” – RIM Professionals Australasia Media Statement

RIM Professionals Australasia MEDIA RELEASE Records and Information Management Professionals Australasia (RIM Professionals Australasia) recognises the importance of managing records for the protection of human rights and ensuring accountability & transparency.   The Ombudsman’s Report “Investigation into the Storage and Management of Ward Records” highlights the devastating impact caused by DHS’ failure to meet its […]

inForum 2012 Call for Papers

In 2012 RIM Professionals Australasia has committed to assisting with the International Council on Archives (ICA) Congress being held in Brisbane, 20-25 August 2012. As a result it has been decided that instead of running inForum in its traditional format in 2012 there will instead be a series of one day, multi-stream conferences, to be […]