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NineForum is Back for Another Year at Legaltech!: eDiscovery Best Practices

It was such a success last year, we decided to do it again this year!  At Legaltech, CloudNine will once again be conducting NineForum – our series of TED-style talk sessions right from our booth!  And, we have another terrific group of eDiscovery thought leaders to present on great topics!

On Tuesday, February 4 and Wednesday, February 5, prominent and highly respected eDiscovery and litigation support experts will once again deliver 9 TED-style talks, 20 minutes each, covering important topics impacting legal professionals at CloudNine’s Legaltech booth in America’s Hall II (#3000) at the New York Hilton.

Here is a list of the speakers and sessions we have put together for this year’s NineForum series:

Tuesday, February 4th

Session 1: 10:30-10:50am

Speaker: Tom O’Connor, founder and Director of Gulf Coast Legal Technology Center

Topic: Do’s and Don’ts of a 30(b)(6) Witness Deposition

Session 2: 11:00-11:20am

Speaker: Philip Weldon, Manager, eDiscovery & Practice Technology at Fried Frank

Topic: 5 Secrets to “Crushing” eDiscovery Processing in 2020

Session 3: 1:00-1:20pm

Speaker: Mike Quartararo, President of ACEDS

Topic: Skills that eDiscovery Professionals Need to Succeed in 2020

Session 4: 1:30-1:50pm

Speaker: Mary Mack, Chief Legal Technologist at EDRM

Topic: Bold eDiscovery Predictions for 2020:  What to Expect and How to Prepare

Session 5: 3:30-3:50pm

Speaker: Rick Weber, President of Elijah Ltd.

Topic: The Threat Within:  Protecting Against Employee Data Theft

Wednesday, February 5th

Session 6: 10:00-10:20am

Speaker: Robert Conley, VP Forensics and Strategic Operations at Rational Enterprise

Topic: A Day in the Life of Practical Information Governance

Session 7: 10:30-10:50am

Speaker: Kelly Twigger, Founder of eDiscovery Assistant and Principal of ESI Attorneys

Topic: Five Most Significant eDiscovery Cases of 2019:  Their Impact on 2020 and Beyond

Session 8: 12:00-12:20pm

Speaker: Joy Murao, Founder and CEO of Practice Aligned Resources

Topic: Foresight is 2020:  Why Legal Professionals Should Be More Proactive in Maximizing Technology Benefits

Session 9: 12:30-12:50pm

Speakers: Bradette Groves, Director of Project Management and Neil McLean, Discovery Consultant of Complete Legal

Topic: Transforming Your Plaintiffs Practice:  Leveraging eDiscovery to Maximize the Value of Your Case

CloudNine’s CEO Tony Caputo and I will be co-presenting at some of the sessions.  For more details on the sessions, click here.  All of these sessions will be free-of-charge to all show attendees.  So, if you have at least an Exhibits Plus Pass (only $30), you can check them all out.  How cool is that?!?

Anyway, I want to thank all of the speakers for agreeing to participate and I’m very excited to once again include NineForum in the educational efforts from CloudNine that include this blog and our monthly webcasts (including our upcoming webcast next Wednesday)!

So, what do you think?  Are you attending Legaltech this year?  If so, please check out our NineForum session series!  And, as always, please let me know your thoughts or if you have a topic that you’d like to suggest.

Sponsor: This blog is sponsored by CloudNine, which is a data and legal discovery technology company with proven expertise in simplifying and automating the discovery of data for audits, investigations, and litigation. Used by legal and business customers worldwide including more than 50 of the top 250 Am Law firms and many of the world’s leading corporations, CloudNine’s eDiscovery automation software and services help customers gain insight and intelligence on electronic data.

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