What: ACEDS, the world’s leading e-discovery training and certification association, is pleased to announce its lineup of activities and events for e-discovery and legal professionals at LegalWeek 2020 in New York. ACEDS events provide opportunities for members of ACEDS and the larger legal technology community to gather and interact with their peers in a meaningful way, to attend educational sessions, and to participate in networking events that further the core mission of ACEDS. Sessions at LegalWeek this year will feature ACEDS leaders exploring topics and strategies geared toward legal project management and e-discovery benchmarking. Additional activities and networking opportunities are listed below:
When: Feb. 3-6, 2020
Where: New York Hilton Midtown – Booth 3127 in Americas Hall II
Pre-Conference Workshop: “Identifying Key Metrics to Help Determine the Success of Your Legal Project” – Featuring Mike Quartararo of ACEDS, Aileen Leventon of LegalShift and George Rudoy of BDO
Monday, Feb. 3, 3 to 5 p.m.; Room WB103
Zapproved’s 4th Annual Corporate Ediscovery Hero Awards – ACEDS is a premier sponsor of this marquee event. Keynote speaker is Lesley Stahl.
Monday, Feb. 3, 6 to 10 p.m.; Edison Ballroom South
2nd Annual Walk/Run and Breakfast – Join the ACEDS team for a rejuvenating walk/run. For each person who attends, a donation will be made by Ari Kaplan Advisors LLC, ACEDS, Michael Quartararo, and Maribel Rivera to the Lung Cancer Foundation of America
Walk/Run: Wednesday, Feb. 5, 6:15 a.m.; In front of the Hilton
ACEDS “Meet the Global Advisory Board” 4th Annual Legalweek Community Cocktail Reception– Meet members of the newly formed ACEDS Global Advisory Board and network while enjoying hor d’oeuvres and cocktails.
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.; 48 Lounge, 1221 Avenue of the Americas, West 48th Street
CloudNine’s NineForum Series: “Skills That Discovery Professionals Need to Succeed in 2020” – Featuring ACEDS’ Mike Quartararo and CloudNine’s Doug Austin
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 1 p.m.; CloudNine Booth 3000
Educational Track “Corporate Legal in Control: eDiscovery Benchmarks” – Featuring Ari Kaplan, Ari Kaplan Advisors; Adam Kuhn, OpenText; Sharika de Freitas, Viacom; Sam Castor, Switch
Tuesday, Feb. 4, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Contact: Cindy Parks, 913-526-6912, [email protected]