BY: Atul Kapoor Staff Writer For World Liberty TV
Welcome to Legal week! ALM is pleased to once again bring together the legal community for what is certain to be an exciting four days packed with expert insights, the latest in legal technology, and boundless opportunities to network.
Under the guidance of our esteemed Advisory Board, this year’s agenda focuses on key topics having the greatest impact on legal professionals and the business of law, now and in the future.
The Legal Week Exhibit Halls are once again the center of innovation, filled with game-changing product launches and the latest enhancements to the tools that help power the successes of law firms and legal teams.
We encourage you to visit all four corners of each hall to make sure you don’t miss a thing! While in each exhibit hall, you will find a spot to rest and connect with other attendees in the Lounges – as well as a fun surprise or two!
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Legal week New York is the one week in which thousands of legal professionals gather to explore the Business and Regulatory Trends, Technology and Talent drivers impacting the industry.
Featuring workshop boot camps, case studies, ted style talks, panel sessions, networking events, and hundreds of exhibitors on the tradeshow floor; Legal week will tackle topics such as Legal Automation, eDiscovery and Data Science, Legal Operations, Legal Business Strategies, Litigation & Data Science, Data Privacy & Cyber Security, Alternative Legal Services, Practice Management, and more.
Some educational tracks included: AI Workshop, Controlling the Rise of the Machines: Strategies for Safe AI Implementation and Mitigating Shadow IT Risks in Legal, which included following participants: Alesya Nasimova, Director, Associate General Counsel, Product & Privacy, Brex, Inc. Jeff Reihl, Chief Technology Officer, LexisNexis, Steve Gong, Corporate Counsel, Head of Data Science, PMO, Technology and Operations, Google,Jordan Thompson, General Counsel, Penn Foster and Zane Rodnick-Smith, Founder, Zephyr Data Solutions.
AI, was a very hot topic at close to 20 vendors having different AI Technologies were showcasing and exhibiting at legal week. A lot of the vendors we spoke with went on to say, we are still taking baby steps in this area, until we research and advance in the arena of AI.
Some of the Speakers included: Danielle Benecke Founder, Baker McKenzie Machine Learning Practice Baker McKenzie, Josh Blandi CEO / Co-Founder UniCourt, Marat Borodovskiy Product Owner – Legal, Records & Procurement, Prudential, Joseph Breda President Bloomberg Law, kathleen Fredriksen Managing Partner, Parker Analytics and so many more speakers over the 4 days of legal week2024.
Title Sponsor was: reveal, other sponsors included: Actionstep, AnaQua, American Arbitration Association, Everlaw, High Impact, Kiteworks, Lighthouse, DISCO, Lexology, My Pocket Lawyer, International Legal Technology Association, RWS, Spellbook and many more.
It was truly a great event, lawyers from all over the world, technology companies, in attendance .See More in our World Liberty TV, Business Channels.