Information economics academy

Information economics academy

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)


The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European Union (EU) regulation adopted in April, 2016, aimed at strengthening privacy protections for individuals residing in the EU. This course discusses what the GDPR is, explains why it is important and details how it impacts organizations.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand what the GDPR is and what you need to know about this regulation.
  • Recognize the risks associated with noncompliance.
  • Recognize options for protection of data transfers.
GDPR Course


Making a Cloud Solution Decision

This course builds off of the Basics of the Cloud course, delving deeper into critical factors and key players related to the selection and use of cloud-based services and solutions across an enterprise.

Basics of the Cloud

This course reviews different cloud-based solution and deployment models, highlighting the benefits and risks of each.

Defensible Disposition

This course reviews the importance of defensible disposition and highlights actions that can be taken to make appropriate decisions.

Information Lifecycle Management (ILM)

Review this course for a better understanding of the Information Lifecycle, why it is important, who is involved, and practical methods for managing ILM within an organization.

Information Landscape

Review how the information landscape has become more complex in recent years due to ever-expanding information sources.

Return on information

Understand what Information Economics is and the competitive advantage it can provide you and your organization

Information Governance

Understand what information governance is, and how it differs from traditional records and information management (RIM).

Next Gen Information Management Professional

Take a look at the expectations organizations have of their Information Management (IM) professionals today and over the next three to five years.

Change Management

This course explains what change management is, why it is important, and who is involved. It also provides a model and strategies for implementing change.

RIM Basics

This course is designed for employees and others, who create, maintain or use Records as part of their daily responsibilities.