AGENDA

Day 1 — Tuesday, February 4, 2020

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM | Registration
8:30 AM - 8:35 AM | Welcome
8:35 AM - 9:05 AM | State of the Industry
 
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to fill key Department of Justice offices, increase the productivity of the Department’s 115,000 employees, revise outdated policies, confront new cyber threats, improve a dysfunctional immigration system, and reduce violent crime and opioid abuse.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 Rose
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:
Thomas Gricks III, Director of Data Analytics, OpenText
ILTA Session
Women Who Lead in Technology: Balancing Always On and How To Turn It Off
Speakers:
Gina Buser, CEO, Travelling Coaches
Shaver Nicola, Managing Director, Innovation & Knowledge (Global), Paul Hastings LLP
LITIGATION AI & ANALYTICS Presented by LexisNexis
In development
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 & Head of Data Privacy and Protection (Americas), BNY Mellon
Kenneth Rashbaum, Partner, Barton LLP
Courtney Stout, CPO & AGC, S&P Global
THE BUSINESS OF LEGALOPS Presented by Mitratech
Running Legal Ops like a Business - The Core KPI’s of a Modern Legal Department
Speakers:
Jim Michalowicz, Senior Manager – Legal Operations Business Performance, TE
Steven O'Donnell, Head of Product Marketing, Mitratech
Caitlin Perazzo, VP of Strategic Planning, AIG
12:00 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
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
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, AIG
Paul Lanzone, SVP, Global Legal Delivery, DXC
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Exhibit Hall Break
DRIVING LEGAL AUTOMATION
With Over $1B in Venture Backed Capital, Could We be on the Verge of Another Tech Bubble? presented by Sadie Blue Software
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.
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
ILTA Session
A Different Approach to Innovation in Legal IT
Speakers:
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
Joy Heath Rush, CEO, International Legal Technology Association
LITIGATION AI & ANALYTICS Presented by LexisNexis
Expanding the Legal Analytics Footprint
Speakers:
Karl Harris, CEO, Lex Machina
REGULATORY DEVELOPMENTS & TECHNOLOGY
Leveraging AI to Combat Financial Crimes presented by Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Speakers:
Trisha Anderson, Partner, Covington
Tasheika Hinson, Senior Counsel, Vanguard
Sam Small, Chief Security Officer, ZeroFox
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.

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, CIO/CISO, Keesal Young & Logan
Oliver Round, Counsel & Vice President, 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
Judge Peck, Partner, DLA Piper
INFORMATION GOVERNANCE & INVESTIGATIONS Presented by Consilio
Handling Legal Information Defensibly in the Global Economy
Speakers:
Farhat Jabeen, Managing Director - Asia Pacific Region, Consilio
LEGALOPS TECHNOLOGY & EMERGING TRENDS
Career Up! LegalOps for eDiscovery Professionals & Tech Wonky Attorneys
Speakers:
Elizabeth Feeney, AGC, GSK
Olivia Gonzalez, Director, Corporate Counsel, Prudential
Tom Morrissey, Sr. Director, Legal Operations & eDiscovery, Purdue Pharma LP
Richard Robinson, Director of Legal Operations & Litigation Support, Toyota
TECHNOLOGY ADVANCEMENTS IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Fortifying the IP War Chest with Patent Automation Tools
Speakers:
Karen Hourigan, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Serge Ilin-Schneider, GC, Wockhardt USA, LLC
Mark Sportack, CIO, Crowell Moring
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, GSK
Oliver Round, Counsel & Vice President, BNY Mellon
Derek Karpel, VP, 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
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
LEGALOPS TECHNOLOGY & EMERGING TRENDS
Memo to LegalTech Founders: Powerpoints Don’t Create AI -- Data Scientists Do presented by Kira Systems
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, CIO, Clark Hill
Jim Michalowicz, Senior Manager – Legal Operations Business Performance, TE
TECHNOLOGY ADVANCEMENTS IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Leveraging AI to Combat IP Theft
Speakers:
Tara Lawler, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Airina Rodrigues, Shareholder, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
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
Tommie-Ann Ferreira, Director, Contracts Management & Legal Operations, Rakuten
Scott Milner, Partner, Morgan Lewis
Daryl Shetterly, Director, Orrick Analytics, Orrick
Charles Dimov, VP, Marketing, ContractPodAi
GLOBAL DATA PRIVACY & PROTECTION Presented by Relativity
Data Privacy and Data Protection Update
Speakers:
Robert Brownstone, Chair, Electronic Information Management (EIM) Practice Group; and Technology & eDiscovery Counsel, Fenwick & West LLP
David Horrigan, Discovery Counsel & Legal Education Director, Relativity
INFORMATION GOVERNANCE & INVESTIGATIONS Presented by Consilio
Using Analytics to Find the Signal in the Noise for Internal Investigations
Speakers:
Allison Myers, Director, Analytics, Consilio
LEGALOPS TECHNOLOGY & EMERGING TRENDS
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, GSK
Jim McKenna, CIO, Fenwick
TECHNOLOGY ADVANCEMENTS IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
The AI Patent Boom and How it’s Impacting the Scope of Eligibility
Speakers:
Gregory Discher, Partner, Covington
Kristen Johns, Partner, Waller
Kirupa Pushparaj, Director, IP & Legal Operations, SquareUp
Barry Schindler, Partner, Greenberg Traurig

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. Andrew J. Peck, US Magistrates Judge (ret), Senior Counsel, DLA Piper
Hon. Timothy Driscoll, Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of New York
Hon. Kristen Mix, United States Magistrates Judge, United States District Court for District of Colorado
Patrick Oot, Partner, Co-Chair, Data & Discovery Strategies Practice Group, Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.
AALL
Robotic Process Automation: The Next Step in Legal Automation
Speakers:
Cynthia Brownstone, Director - Research Services, Littler
Michelle Dewey, Legal Research Services, Baker & Hostetler LLP
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, Electronic Information Management (EIM) Practice Group; and Technology & eDiscovery Counsel, Fenwick & West LLP
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 Lunch
AALL
KM - Our Experience Your Win
Speakers:
Saskia Mehlhorn, US Director, Knowledge Services, Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Vishal Agnihotri, Chief Knowledge Officer, Hinshaw & Culbertson
Sukesh Kamra, National Director, Knowledge & Innovation, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
ARMA
“7 "Reasonable Steps" for Legal Holds of ESI and Other Documents
Speakers:
John Isaza, Esq, Head of Information Governance & Records Managment, 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, Electronic Information Management (EIM) Practice Group; and Technology & eDiscovery Counsel, Fenwick & West LLP
Kimberly Quan, Global Head of eDiscovery & Forensic Investigation, Juniper Networks
Joe Gervais, Principal Cybersecurity Researcher and Red Team member, Symantec
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 J. 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, Electronic Information Management (EIM) Practice Group; and Technology & eDiscovery Counsel, Fenwick & West LLP
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 Knowledge Officer
Hinshaw & Culbertson
Partner
Covington
US Litigation Professional Support Lawyer
Mayer Brown LLP
Partner
Morgan Lewis
Principal
Blickstein Group
Partner
Bristows LLP
Chair, Electronic Information Management (EIM) Practice Group; and Technology & eDiscovery Counsel
Fenwick & West LLP
Director - Research Services
Littler
CEO
Travelling Coaches
Partner, Chair eDiscovery, Information Governance & Compliance Practice
Lewis Brisbois
CEO
Sadie Blue Software
Senior Attorney
Ropes & Gray
Managing Associate
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
CEO
TRU Staffing Partners
Chief Data Analytics Officer
Littler
Chief Privacy Officer
Slack
Head of eDiscovery & Information Governannce
Norton Rose
VP of Global Support
Mitratech
Legal Research Services
Baker & Hostetler LLP
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