SAINT PAUL, MN--(Marketwired - Apr 14, 2015) -  Registration is open for the annual EDRM Spring Workshop. EDRM, the leading standards organization for the e-discovery market, hosts two semi-annual workshops for members to assemble in person, discuss organizational updates and priorities and work in groups, spending time collaborating on their respective projects. The annual Spring Workshop is being held May 4-6, 2015 in St. Paul, Minnesota. EDRM members may register for the event at

Topics on the agenda for this year's Spring Workshop include:

  • New Voices: Expanding EDRM's scope to encompass corporate and governmental e-discovery and information governance wants and needs
  • New Perspectives: Preparing additional Information Governance Viewpoint papers
  • Enhanced Tools: Further developing self-assessment and budgeting tools such as EDRM's eMSAT and budget calculators
  • Additional Resources: Adding micro data sets and other practical resources for e-discovery and information governance practitioners

EDRM will celebrate its 10th anniversary at a reception being held May 4, 2015. The organization was founded in May 2005 to address the lack of standards in the new but quickly evolving e-discovery industry. In 2006, EDRM published the Electronic Discovery Reference Model and, in subsequent years, released additional resources and frameworks. EDRM continues its mission today of creating practical resources to improve e-discovery and information governance by bringing members together to collaborate, develop and maintain a wide range of standards and best practices. EDRM tools and resources are currently available to all industry professionals.

For more information or to register for the EDRM Spring Workshop, visit the EDRM website. EDRM in-person events, including the Spring Workshop, are reserved exclusively for EDRM members. Individuals and organizations interested in becoming EDRM members may join now and attend the May event.

About EDRM

EDRM creates practical resources to improve e-discovery and information governance. Launched in May 2005, EDRM was established to address the lack of standards and guidelines in the e-discovery market. In January 2006, EDRM published the Electronic Discovery Reference Model, followed by additional resources such as IGRM, CARRM and the Talent Task Matrix. Since its launch, EDRM has comprised 331 organizations, including 188 service and software providers, 71 law firms, 53 corporations, eight governmental entities, four industry groups and seven educational institutions involved with e-discovery and information governance.

Contact Information:

Tom Gelbmann
Phone: 651-483-0022