CoSA Member Webinar Recordings

CoSA Member Webinars typically occur on the 4th Thursday of the month at 3 pm Eastern. Below are the recordings and slide presentations from the past year. To see a list of our current and upcoming webinars, please visit our CoSA Webinar Series page.

Looking to 2022: Federal Recordkeeping Policies In An Era of Transition

March 26, 2020 | View Recording | Download Slide Deck

 Presenter:  Jason R. Baron, former Director of Litigation, National Archives and Records Administration

Based on recent memoranda issued by OMB and the Archivist of the U.S., over the next two years the federal government is on a path to fully managing and preserving its records in electronic formats, as well as embracing new policies on open data. Starting after December 31, 2022, the National Archives and Records Administration will be accessioning records only in electronic and digitized formats. This represents a major inflection point towards a fully digital public archives of the future.  Additionally, under new policy guidance issued by OMB, federal agencies are expected to embrace a robust data governance strategy which includes the appointment of Chief Data Officers.  We will discuss these and other recent initiatives in the area of federal recordkeeping (including with respect to e-mail), and their applicability to archiving and recordkeeping policies at the State level.  


SHRAB Town Hall

February 27, 2020 | View Recording | Download Slide Deck

Join us for our annual SHRAB townhall! Dan Stokes from NHPRC will discuss the latest news from the national scene. Next, we will feature the Arizona SHRAB. Dennis Preisler and staff will share the varied programs - from regrants to workshops sponsored by this group.  


What's on Tap for CoSA in 2020

January 23, 2020 | View Recording | Download Slide Deck

Join President Jodie Foley, CoSA Board Members and CoSA Committee chairs as they look forward to the exciting activities and programs for CoSA in 2020. We’ll hear from Finance, Development, Advocacy, Education & Training, Awards, and the State Electronic Records Initiative. If you are new to CoSA or curious about our planning for the year, this is a great opportunity to learn more. Interested in getting more involved? The committee reports can help you choose among the many volunteer opportunities.  


October 24, 2019: CoSA Awards Recipients

Presented by Cathrine Giles, James Watson, Tyler Stump, Cathy Popovitch, and Elena Perez-Lizano

CoSA Awards Recipients Slide Presentation

CoSA Awards Recipients Webinar Recording


September 26, 2019: SHRAB Town Hall

Presented by Dan Stokes, Andrea Gabriel, Sara Baxter, Rachel Onuf

SHRAB Town Hall Slide Presentation

SHRAB Town Hall Webinar Recording


August 22, 2019: Annual Meeting Review

Presented by the CoSA Board and Committee Chairs

Annual Meeting Review Slide Presentation

Annual Meeting Review Webinar Recording


July 25, 2019: Cooperative Disaster Networks: The Key to Disaster Planning Success - Lyrasis / Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts (CCAHA)

Presented by Tom Clareson, Senior Consultant for Digital and Preservation Services at LYRASIS, and Samantha Forsko, Preservation Specialist at the Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts (CCAHA)

Cooperative Disaster Networks Slide Presentation

Cooperative Disaster Networks Webinar Recording


June 27, 2019: Emergency Preparedness - Alliance for Response / Foundation for Advancement in Conservation (FAIC)

Presented by Jessica Unger, Scott Merritt, and Maria Holden.

Emergency Preparedness - Alliance for Response/FAIC, Unger & Merritt Slide Presentations

Emergency Preparedness - Alliance for Response/FAIC, Holden Slide Presentation

Emergency Preparedness - Alliance for Response/FAIC Webinar Recording


May 23, 2019: Emergency Preparedness - Case Studies

Presented by Karen Gray and Susan Lugo

Emergency Preparedness - Case Studies, Alaska Earthquake Slide Presentation

Emergency Preparedness - Case Studies, U.S. Virgin Islands Hurricanes Irma and Maria Slide Presentation

Emergency Preparedness - Case Studies Webinar Recording


April 25, 2019: Advocacy for Archives

Presented by the CoSA Advocacy Committee

Advocacy for Archives Slide Presentation

Advocacy for Archives Webinar Recording


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