Office of Government Information Services (OGIS)

Sunshine Week 2019 Program Agenda

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1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
William G. McGowan Theater


1:00 pm

Welcome by the Archivist of the United States

1:10 pm

A Dialogue Regarding Open Government, Transparency and the Legal Landscape

2:10 pm

OGIS @ 10: Past/Present/Future 

  • Krista Boyd, General Counsel,  House Committee on Oversight and Reform

  • Lydia K. Griggsby, Judge, United States Court of Federal Claims

  • Miriam Nisbet, former Director of the Office of Government Information Services

  • Alina M. Semo, current Director of the Office of Government Information Services

  • Thomas M. Susman, Director of Governmental Affairs for the American Bar Association and Founding President of the D.C. Open Government Coalition (Moderator)

3:10 pm Break
3:25 pm

Looking into the Crystal Ball: How Will Electronic Recordkeeping In Government Agencies Change Over The Next 10 Years?

  • Laurence Brewer, Chief Records Officer for the US Government
  • Courtney Anderson, Senior Electronic Records Policy Analyst, National Archives and Records Administration
  • Jonathan M. Redgrave, Managing Partner, Redgrave LLP
  • Jason R. Baron, Of Counsel, Information Governance and eDiscovery Group, Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP  (Moderator)

Please join us for this special event organized by the Office of Government Information Services. Learn more about OGIS's work by visiting our website, ; following our blog,; and following us on Twitter, @FOIA_Ombuds.