The IRMS is grateful for the support of a number of third-party, specialist organisations - for our administration, our annual Conference, web support, Bulletin production and much more. Find and details and links for all of our partner companies below.
Kingston Smith Assoc Mgmt
KSAM are our administration partners – they oversee all of our membership admin including renewals, take the minutes at the AGM and team meetings, and Kingston Smith also coordinate the management of the accounts.
Revolution Events are our Conference partners – the friendly and professional events management team who ensure our showpiece event goes off with a bang every year! They als manage the advertising in the IRMS Bulletin.
Tribal are the editors of the IRMS Bulletin, our bimonthly magazine with thought-leading articles, industry news and events, and updates from the Society. Tribal have edited the Bulletin since 2003 – that’s over 80 issues, and counting!
YourMembership are responsible for our website design and hosting. YM were selected following a competitive tender process in 2016, and they are also familiar to us as the web host of the extremely popular IRMS jobs portal.
NADPO is a professional association dedicated to data protection and freedom of information, which delivers four 1-day conferences per year. Our partnership means there are dedicated places at each event for IRMS members, and we offer the same to NADPO members in return.
Data Protection Forum UK
The Data Protection Forum is an association of over 250 members from more than 120 public and private sector organisations, that provides a focus for the exchange of ideas relating to Data Protection. IRMS members get free places at most DP Forum events and vice-versa.
Healthcare Conferences UK organises and produces high quality healthcare conferences and exhibitions, supporting knowledge sharing, professional development and a practical approach to learning. HCUK offer a limited number of discounted places at their events to IRMS members.
Tkm offers an extensive range of courses, including data protection qualifications approved and certified by the SQA. The courses have been specifically designed to incorporate the GDPR and the Data Protection Act 2018. IRMS members get a 10% discount on all Tkm data protection courses.
Metataxis provides services to organisations trying to manage one of their most important assets - their information - with a deep understanding of an extensive experience in architecting, organising and maximising the use of information. Metataxis is an IRMS-approved training provider.
Leadership Through Data is a leading expert in Information Governance training and consultancy. The essence of our training service is making everyone understand the importance of information governance in a simple, fun and memorable way. We focus on Participatory learning methods. Participatory learning is an interactive and engaging teaching method which incorporates a combination of games, exercises, case scenarios, videos and visual slides. Our delegate learning is enhanced using these methods. Our consultancy services provide forward thinking solutions to cover all areas of Information Management and Data Protection. We translate legislation into easy understandable language, which can be applied in every working practice. IRMS members get a 10% discount on all of our courses.
ARA, CILIP, SLA Europe and Socitm are partners of the IRMS in the Information Management Alliance - a partnership of IM-related membership organisations that is designed to give the profession collective strength and effective representation. The IRMS has been nominated as Chair and Secretary of the IM Alliance for 2017-18. For more information about the IM Alliance, please email our Chair.