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*All schedule and session information is subject to change.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

5:00pm 6:00pm STARTUP ALLEY
6:00pm 7:30pm WELCOME RECEPTION

Thursday, March 8, 2018

7:00am 8:00am 12 Step Meeting
7:30am 8:15am Breakfast
8:00am 8:30am Welcome to ABA TECHSHOW / Introductory Session / Meet the Planning Board
TRACKS Core Production Tools Advanced IT Litigation Trending Tech Mac Track Promoting Your Practice Beyond the Tech Academic Track
8:45am 9:45am Word Master Class: Power Tips for Lawyers Backup and Disaster Recovery: DIY or Buy? Playing in the Big Leagues: E-Discovery in Large, Complex Litigation Creating Your Own Legal Tech Startup Running a Small Law Office on Mac Automating Your Digital Marketing Strategy Session Coming Soon Virtual Reality: Opportunities for Teaching and Using it in Law Practice
9:45am 10:45am EXPO HALL BREAK
10:45am 11:45am Improving Your Outlook Guarding Your Digital Castle: Using Managed Security Alexa, is this IoT Evidence Admissible? Lawyer Dodge: Understanding Self-Help Legal Technologies All in the Family: Seamless Workflows from Mac to iOS What’s a Digital Marketing Strategy, and How Do I Get One? Session Coming Soon How Do I Choose? Selecting and Implementing Law Practice Technology
12:00pm 1:00pm LUNCH ‘N LEARN SESSIONS
1:00pm 2:00pm EXPO HALL BREAK
2:00pm 3:00pm Case in PowerPoint: Presentations for the Legal Profession Modern Network Design: Secure, Fast and Reliable Connectivity E-Discovery for the Rest of Us AI in Practice – or, The Robots Are Not Your Enemy Using Automation to Streamline Your Mac Law Practice The New Word of Mouth: Lawyer Ratings and Reviews Session Coming Soon Mentoring Women and People of Color in Legal Tech
3:00pm 4:00pm EXPO HALL BREAK
4:00pm 5:00pm Excel for Lawyers: Practical Legal Applications Movin’ On Up: Migrating Exchange to Office 365 The Fundamentals of Today’s Technology-Enhanced Courtroom Blockchain Reaction: The Next Big Thing Mac Master: Take Your Mac Practice Up a Notch Lawyers and Leads: How to Effectively Develop Business Session Coming Soon  
5:30pm 7:30pm Thomson Reuters Happy Hour
6:30pm 9:00pm Taste of TECHSHOW Dinners

Friday, March 9, 2018

7:00am 7:45am 2nd Annual 5K Run
7:00am 8:00am 12 Step Meeting
8:00am 8:30am Breakfast
TRACKS Core Production Tools Cybersecurity The Solo and Small Firm Lawyer Process Management Hands On Practice in the Cloud Beyond the Tech Academic Track
8:30am 9:30am Making a Good Thing Better – Add-Ins for Word and Outlook Cyberinsurance: Necessary, Expensive and Confusing as Hell Affordable Technology for Small Firm Productivity Building a Predictable Process Management System Formatting an Appellate Brief The Perils and Pitfalls of Ground Computing (Below the Cloud) Session Coming Soon Lawyer Entrepreneurship: Teaching Lawyers to Innovate and Disrupt
9:30am 10:30am EXPO HALL BREAK
10:30am 11:30am PDFing for Lawyers A Tour of the Dark Web: Dangers and Discovery Using Client Portals for Effective Collaboration Better Client Service Through Process Automation Creating a Digital Signature Collaboration in the Cloud Session Coming Soon Planning for the Future: What’s Next in Teaching Technology?
11:45am 12:45pm LUNCH ‘N LEARN SESSIONS / EXHIBIT HALL BREAK
1:00pm 2:00pm
2:00pm 3:00pm EXPO HALL BREAK / MEET THE KEYNOTE / MEDITATION
2:15pm 2:30pm PASSPORT TO PRIZES DRAWING
3:00pm 4:00pm Stop Typing and Start Talking: Speech Recognition Tools Effective Security Awareness Training for Law Firm Personnel On-Demand Staffing for Solo and Small Firms Alternative Fees for the Process-Oriented Firm Creating a Fillable PDF Form Making the Case for Moving to the Cloud Session Coming Soon  
4:15pm 5:15pm Automation Made Easy: Document Assembly with Tools You Already Have Protecting Your Firm from Ransomware Attacks The 411 on Texting for Lawyers Embedding Process Through Effective Change Management Securing Your Documents Up, Up and Away – Moving Your Practice to the Cloud Session Coming Soon  
6:30pm 9:00pm Taste of TECHSHOW Dinners

Saturday, March 10, 2018

7:30am 8:00am Breakfast
8:00am 9:00am Your Law Firm Ethics Checklist Top Gear, TECHSHOW Style            
9:15am 10:15am Think Before You Tweet: Ethical Issues in Social Media Connecting the Dots – Automating Web Apps and Services            
10:30am 11:30am 60 in 60