AGENDA

Day 1 — Tuesday, February 4, 2020

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM | Registration
8:30 AM - 8:35 AM | Welcome Remarks - Bill Carter, CEO, ALM Media
8:35 AM - 9:05 AM | State of the Industry
9:05 AM - 9:10 AM | Keynote Intro
 
Appointed by President Donald J. Trump, Rod Rosenstein navigated a complex political environment to complete the Russian election interference investigation while working to fill key Department of Justice offices, increase the productivity of the Department’s 115,000 employees, revise outdated policies, confront new cyber threats, improve a dysfunctional immigration system, and reduce violent crime and opioid abuse.
 
Session will cover: 
  • Importance of separating politics from the rule of law
    •   Politicalization of the Department of Justice
  • The evolving role of the Department of Justice/Law Enforcement in light of the ever-present cyber, foreign and other threats
    • Covering, cyber, social media, data privacy and protection
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM | Exhibit Hall Grand Opening
DRIVING LEGAL AUTOMATION
Getting Into the BlockTech Game
Speakers:
Joe Dewey, Partner, Holland & Knight
Moshe Malina, AGC, Citi
Jeffrey Neuburger, Partner, Proskauer
Judith Rinearson, Partner, K&L Gates
EDISCOVERY AI & ANALYTICS Presented by OpenText
Tech Matters: Managing Legal and Ethical Issues at the Cutting Edge of eDiscovery
Speakers:
Tom Gricks III, Lead Strategy Consultant, OpenText
Judge Andrew Peck, Senior Counsel, DLA Piper
David Stanton, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Andrea D'Ambra, Head of eDiscovery and Information Governance, Norton Rose Fulbright
ILTA Session
Women Who Lead in Technology: Balancing Always On and How To Turn It Off
Speakers:
Joy Heath Rush, CEO, International Legal Technology Association
Tanya Kennedy, Supreme Court Justice, State of New York
Brianna Leung, Principal Consultant, Growthplay
Melanie Prevost, Director of Infrastructure and Technical Support Services, Vinson & Elkins
LITIGATION AI & ANALYTICS Presented by LexisNexis
AI’s Highest Purpose in Legal: Structured Data
REGULATORY DEVELOPMENTS & TECHNOLOGY
GDPR & CCPA are Fueling High Demand for On-Point RegTech Solutions Presented by Thomson Reuters
Speakers:
Tess Blair, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Anju Khurana, Director and Head of Data Privacy and Protection (Americas), BNY Mellon
Kenneth Rashbaum, Partner, Barton LLP
Courtney Stout, CPO & Assistant General Counsel, S&P Global
Sulina Gabale, Managing AssociateCyber, Privacy & Data Innovation, Orrick
THE BUSINESS OF LEGALOPS Presented by Mitratech
Running Legal Ops like a Business - The Core KPI’s of a Modern Legal Department
Speakers:
James Michalowicz, Senior Manager – Legal Operations Business Performance, TE Connectivity
Steven O'Donnell, Head of Product Marketing, Mitratech
Caitlin Perazzo, VP of Strategic Planning, AIG
Jennifer McCarron, Head of Legal Operations, Netflix
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM | Exhibit Hall Lunch
DRIVING LEGAL AUTOMATION
Algorithmic Malpractice & Lawfare
Speakers:
Tess Blair, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Stephen Palley, Partner, Anderson Kill
James Sherer, Partner, Baker Hostetler
Jordan Thompson, Deputy General Counsel and Privacy Officer, NYIT
EDISCOVERY AI & ANALYTICS Presented by OpenText
Are you TAR? Who Cares. How to Focus on what a System Does Rather Than on What it is Called
Speakers:
Ethan Ackerman, Senior Attorney, Morgan Lewis
Emily Cobb, Senior Attorney, Ropes & Gray
Jeremy Pickens, Principal Data Scientist, OpenText
Robert Keeling, Partner, Sidley Austin
ILTA Session
Taking Office 365 Beyond Office
Speakers:
Donna Payne, CEO, PayneGroup
Jeffrey Roach, President, Encoretech
Sherry Kappel, Document Lifecycle Evangelist, Litera Microsystems
Michael Aginsky, Chief Technology Officer, Gibbons P.C.
LITIGATION AI & ANALYTICS Presented by LexisNexis
Using Machine Learning to Understand the Language of the Law
Speakers:
Rick McFarland, Chief Data Officer, LexisNexis
REGULATORY DEVELOPMENTS & TECHNOLOGY
Tempering Innovation: The Riskier Side of Digital Transformation
Speakers:
David Kessler, Public Sector Counsel, Verizon
Ron Peppe, Vice President Legal & Human Resources, Secretary, Director, Canam Steel Corporation
Lee Tiedrich, Partner, Covington
Ryan Spelman, Senior Manager, CyberClarity360, Duff & Phelps
THE BUSINESS OF LEGALOPS Presented by Mitratech
Key Findings from the Fortune 500 - A Legal Ops Pioneer Reveals All
Speakers:
Brian McGovern, Executive Director, Strategic Programs, Mitratech
Julie Heller, Vice President, Knowledge Management & Information Governance, AIG
Paul Lanzone, SVP, Global Legal Delivery, DXC Technology
David Cambria, Chief Services Officer, Baker McKenzie
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Exhibit Hall Break
DRIVING LEGAL AUTOMATION Presented by Sadie Blue Software
With Over $1B in Venture Backed Capital, Could We be on the Verge of Another Tech Bubble?
Speakers:
Tess Blair, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Brad Blickstein, Principal, Blickstein Group
James Goodnow, President & Managing Partner, Fennemore Craig
Alex Nwaka, Principal, Touchdown Ventures
Wade Peterson, eDiscovery and Litigation Support Manager, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Christine Chalstrom, CEO, Sadie Blue Software
EDISCOVERY AI & ANALYTICS Presented by OpenText
Corporate Legal in Control: eDiscovery Benchmarks
Speakers:
Ari Kaplan, Principal, Ari Kaplan Advisors
Adam Kuhn, Director of Product Marketing, OpenText
Sharika de Freitas, Senior Manager, Discovery Solutions & Technology, Viacom
Sam Castor, Executive Vice President of Policy, Deputy General Counsel, Switch
Laura Roman, Market Regulation Operations Manager, NYSE
ILTA Session
A Different Approach to Innovation in Legal IT
Speakers:
Gina Buser, Chief Executive Officer, Traveling Coaches
Nicola Shaver, Managing Director, Innovation & Knowledge (Global), Paul Hastings LLP
Tracy Springer, Senior Legal Counsel, Investment Bank, HSBC
LITIGATION AI & ANALYTICS Presented by LexisNexis
Expanding the Legal Analytics Footprint
Speakers:
Karl Harris, CEO, Lex Machina
REGULATORY DEVELOPMENTS & TECHNOLOGY Presented by Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Leveraging AI to Combat Financial Crimes
Speakers:
Trisha Anderson, Partner, Covington
Tasheika Hinson, Senior Counsel, Vanguard
Sam Small, Chief Security Officer, ZeroFox
Deborah Thoren-Peden, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Cassie Lentchner, Senior Counsel, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Tim Mueller, Partner, Global Investigations & Compliance, Guidehouse
THE BUSINESS OF LEGALOPS Presented by Mitratech
Flipping Ratios: How to Control Outside Counsel Spend & Bring Work Back In-House
Speakers:
Dave Deitering, VP of Global Support, Mitratech
Constance Mockaitis, Associate Director, Information Governance & eDiscovery Operations, AbbVie
Kate Orr, Senior Innovation Counsel, Orrick
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM | Legalweek Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall

Day 2 — Wednesday, February 5, 2020

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM | Registration

With a gift of clearly explaining complex—and confusing—technologies, Blockchain researcher Bettina Warburg educates executives in leveraging emergent technologies including AI, IoT, and others. Click here to view her TED talk on how blockchain will transform the economy.

Speakers:
Bettina Warburg Bettina Warburg, Blockchain researcher, entrepreneur and educator, Co-founder, Animal Ventures, Tech on Politics
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM | Exhibit Hall Break
CONTRACT AI & ANALYTICS Presented by ContractPodAI
Undoing the Pain of Contract Remediation with AI
Speakers:
Rajan Gupta, Head of Global Legal Technology, Facebook
Justin Hectus, Chief Information Officer and Chief Information Security Officer, Keesal Young & Logan
Oliver Round, Director and Managing Counsel, BNY Mellon
Megan Ryan, GC, NuHealth
Deirdre Leone, VP, Sales, ContractPodAI
GLOBAL DATA PRIVACY & PROTECTION Presented by Relativity
Mobile Data: Issues in Data Privacy and Data Protection
Speakers:
David Horrigan, Discovery Counsel & Legal Education Director, Relativity
Gail Gottehrer, Principal, Law Offices of Gail Gottehrer
Ed McAndrew, Partner, DLA Piper
Ines Rubio, Head of Information Management and Incident Response, BSI Cybersecurity and Information Resilience
Ruth Hauswirth, Special Counsel and Director, Litigation and E-Discovery, Cooley LLP
Shahaf Rozanski, Head of Cellebrite Business Solutions, Cellebrite
INFORMATION GOVERNANCE & INVESTIGATIONS Presented by Consilio
Handling Legal Information Defensibly in the Global Economy
Speakers:
Farhat Jabeen, Managing Director - Asia Pacific Region, Consilio
Josh Hoffman, Director of Technology Solutions, Knowledge Management, and eDiscovery, McKesson Corporation
Michelle Briggs, Counsel, Goodwin Procter
Karen Efflandt, Executive Director, JP Morgan
LEGALOPS TECHNOLOGY & EMERGING TRENDS Presented by Onit
Career Up! LegalOps for eDiscovery Professionals & Tech Wonky Attorneys
Speakers:
Olivia Gonzalez, Process Management Specialist, Prudential
Tom Morrissey, Sr. Director, Legal Operations & eDiscovery, Purdue Pharma LP
Richard Robinson, Director of Legal Operations & Litigation Support, Toyota
Paige Edwards, Account Manager, Onit
TECHNOLOGY ADVANCEMENTS IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Fortifying the IP War Chest with Patent Automation Tools
Speakers:
Karen Hourigan, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Steve Gong, Head of Patent Operation, Technology and Tactics, Google
Zach Warren, Editor-in-Chief, Legaltech News, ALM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM | Exhibit Hall Lunch
CONTRACT AI & ANALYTICS Presented by ContractPodAI
How Much of Contracts Still Require Manual Review
Speakers:
Kevin Fumai, Senior Managing Counsel, Oracle
Kim Maney, US Legal Operations, GlaxoSmithKline
Oliver Round, Director and Managing Counsel, BNY Mellon
Charles Dimov, Vice President of Marketing, ContractPodAI
GLOBAL DATA PRIVACY & PROTECTION Presented by Relativity
Your Career in Data Discovery, Data Privacy, and Data Protection
Speakers:
David Horrigan, Discovery Counsel & Legal Education Director, Relativity
Jared Coseglia, CEO, TRU Staffing Partners
Ines Rubio, Head of Information Management and Incident Response, BSI Cybersecurity and Information Resilience
David Kilgore, Corporate Counsel, Rackspace
Scott Milner, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Kelly Twigger, Principal, CEO, ESI Attorneys, E-Discovery Assistant
INFORMATION GOVERNANCE & INVESTIGATIONS Presented by Consilio
Leveraging Technology for Information Governance and Data Privacy
Speakers:
Matthew Miller, Vice President, Global Information Governance Advisory Services, Consilio
Jan Dormsjo, Assistant General Counsel & Vice President, Bank of America
Joanne Lane, Director, GRC Information Management and Client Services, Merck
LEGALOPS TECHNOLOGY & EMERGING TRENDS Presented by Luminance
Memo to LegalTech Founders: Powerpoints Don’t Create AI -- Data Scientists Do!
Speakers:
Catherine Bernard, US Litigation Professional Support Lawyer, Mayer Brown LLP
Brad Blickstein, Principal, Blickstein Group
Aaron Crews, Chief Data Analytics Officer, Littler
Joan Holman, Chief Information Officer, Clark Hill
James Michalowicz, Senior Manager – Legal Operations Business Performance, TE Connectivity
TECHNOLOGY ADVANCEMENTS IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Leveraging AI to Combat IP Theft
Speakers:
Tara Lawler, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Airina Rodrigues, Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP
Melissa Ventrone, Partner, Clark Hill
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM | Exhibit Hall Break
CONTRACT AI & ANALYTICS Presented by ContractPodAI
Moneyballing with a Killer Contract Analytics Department
Speakers:
Eric Falkenberry, Partner, DLA Piper
Scott Milner, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Daryl Shetterly, Director, Orrick Analytics, Orrick
Derek Karpel, Account Executive, ContractPodAI
GLOBAL DATA PRIVACY & PROTECTION Presented by Relativity
Data Privacy and Data Protection Update
Speakers:
Robert Brownstone, Chair, EIM Practice Group, Fenwick & West
David Horrigan, Discovery Counsel & Legal Education Director, Relativity
Johnny Lee, National Practice Leader, Forensic Technology, Grant Thornton LLP
Debbie Reynolds, CEO, Debbie Reynolds Consulting LLP
Judge Andrew Peck, Senior Counsel, DLA Piper
Ryan O’Leary, Senior Research Analyst, IDC
INFORMATION GOVERNANCE & INVESTIGATIONS Presented by Consilio
Using Analytics to Find the Signal in the Noise for Internal Investigations
Speakers:
Allison Myers, Director, Analytics, Consilio
Richard Rauzi, Senior Vice President, Regulatory Inquiries Director, Bank of America
John Koss, Special Counsel, E-Discovery, Mintz
Drew Pietro, Senior Legal Counsel, Standard Chartered Bank
Danielle Panetta, Attorney, Goodwin Proctor
LEGALOPS TECHNOLOGY & EMERGING TRENDS Presented by Amulex
Optimizing the Role of ChatBots in Legal
Speakers:
Vince DiMascio, CTO, Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP
Flyn Flesher, Knowledge Management Counsel Supervisor, Ogletree Deakins
Francine French, Lead eDiscovery Manager, GlaxoSmithKline
Jim McKenna, CIO, Fenwick & West LLP
Vitaly Vinogradov, CEO, Amulex
TECHNOLOGY ADVANCEMENTS IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
The AI Patent Boom and How it’s Impacting the Scope of Eligibility
Speakers:
Gregory Discher, Partner, Covington
Kirupa Pushparaj, Director, IP & Legal Operations, SquareUp
Barry Schindler, Partner, Greenberg Traurig
Siraj Husain, Partner, SheppardMullin

Day 3 — Thursday, February 6, 2020

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM | Registration

Join us for ALM’s open-to-all legendary Judicial Keynote Session as the panel discusses the cases that made (or missed) the ALM headlines in 2019-2020.  Caselaw discussions will focus on the ever changing landscape of data and biometric privacy, privilege disputes, spoliation, recent news in iPhone forensics and social media discovery in litigation.   The panel will also survey the audience to provide meaningful feedback on ethic obligations under the ABA Rules.

Speakers:
Hon. Timothy Driscoll, Justice of the Supreme Court, State of New York
Judge Andrew Peck, Senior Counsel, DLA Piper
Hon. Willie J Epps, Jnr, United States Magistrate Judge, United States Western District of Missouri
Patrick Oot, Partner, Co-Chair, Data & Discovery Strategies Practice Group, Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.
Hon. J Michelle Childs, United States District Judge, District of South Carolina
AALL
Robotic Process Automation: The Next Step in Legal Automation
Speakers:
Cynthia Brown, Director - Research Services, Littler
Michelle Dewey, Legal Research Services, BakerHostetler
Jennifer Mendez, Director of Knowledge Management Firm Solutions, Ogletree Deakins
ARMA
ARMA’s Information Governance Implementation Model: The Way Forward For Information Governance
Speakers:
Nick Inglis, Executive Director of Content & Programming, ARMA International
Ann K. Snyder, Manager of Content Development, ARMA International
CYBERSECURITY AND DATA PRIVACY
Understanding CCPA & U.S. State Privacy Regimes
Speakers:
Robert Brownstone, Chair, EIM Practice Group, Fenwick & West
Isis D. Miranda, Associate, Freeman Mathis & Gary
Shannon K. Yavorsky, Partner, Venable LLP
David Stauss, Partner, Husch Blackwell LLP
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM | Exhibit Hall Break
AALL
KM - Our Experience Your Win
Speakers:
Vishal Agnihotri, Chief Knowledge Officer, Hinshaw & Culbertson
Sukesh Kamra, National Director, Knowledge & Innovation, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Jean O’Grady, Sr. Director of Research & Knowledge, DLA Piper US, LLP
Steve Lastres, Director of Knowledge Management Services, Debevoise & Plimpton
ARMA
“7 "Reasonable Steps" for Legal Holds of ESI and Other Documents
Speakers:
John Isaza, Esq, Head of Information Governance & Records Management, Rimon, P.C.
John Jablonski, Esq, Managing Partner, Gerber Ciano Kelly Brady LLP
CYBERSECURITY AND DATA PRIVACY
What You Don’t Know Will Hurt You: Artificial Intelligence (AI) vs. Individual Privacy Rights
Speakers:
Robert Brownstone, Chair, EIM Practice Group, Fenwick & West
Kimberly Quan, Global Head of eDiscovery & Forensic Investigation, Juniper Networks
Joe Gervais, Chief Information Security Officer, Brightside Benefit
Gordon Calhoun, Partner, Chair eDiscovery, Information Governance & Compliance Practice, Lewis Brisbois
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM | Exhibit hall Break
AALL
Analyzing the Analytics: A Comparison of the Federal Litigation Analytics Market – Should the Buyer Beware?
Speakers:
Diana Koppang, Director of Research & Competitive Intelligence, Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
Jeremy Sullivan, Manager, Competitive Intelligence & Analytics, DLA Piper
ARMA
Information Governance in the Cloud: Compare and Contrast ( 2020 update)
Speakers:
Carol Stainbrook, Executive Director, Cohasset Associates
Michael Haley, Principal Consultant, Cohasset Associates
CYBERSECURITY AND DATA PRIVACY
Privacy Engineering (“Privacy by Design”): What is it & What Do I Need to Know?
Speakers:
Robert Brownstone, Chair, EIM Practice Group, Fenwick & West
Amie Taal, CEO & Founder, Strategem Tech Solutions
Robert Bond, Partner, Bristows LLP
Matthew Coleman, Managing Associate, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Megan Cristina, Chief Privacy Officer, Slack
SPEAKERS
Senior Attorney
Morgan Lewis
Chief Technology Officer
Gibbons P.C.
Chief Knowledge Officer
Hinshaw & Culbertson
Partner
Covington
Legal/eDiscovery, AI, IG, Cyber, Privacy & GRC Leader
JJ Beard
US Litigation Professional Support Lawyer
Mayer Brown LLP
Blockchain researcher, entrepreneur and educator, Co-founder
Animal Ventures, Tech on Politics
Partner
Morgan Lewis
Principal
Blickstein Group
Partner
Bristows LLP
Counsel
Goodwin Procter
Director - Research Services
Littler
Chair, EIM Practice Group
Fenwick & West
Chief Executive Officer
Traveling Coaches
Partner, Chair eDiscovery, Information Governance & Compliance Practice
Lewis Brisbois
Chief Services Officer
Baker McKenzie
Executive Vice President of Policy, Deputy General Counsel
Switch
CEO
Sadie Blue Software
CFO
Jackson Lewis P.C.
United States District Judge
District of South Carolina
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