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AccessData Sponsors WiE Houston Legal Technology Showcase & Conference

Lori Tyler

Sep 24 2019

AccessData is proud to sponsor the Houston Chapter of Women in eDiscovery’s Third Annual Legal Technology Showcase & Conference, slated for September 26. The free, one-day conference will give lawyers, legal IT consultants, paralegals and other legal industry professionals an up-close opportunity to:

  • Explore the latest tech trends discussed by 25 legal industry expert speakers,
  • Socialize with peers and network with over 250 legal industry thought leaders, and
  • See live demos of innovative solutions from 15 top legal technology providers.

U.S. District Judge Kimberly Priest Johnson of the East District of Texas will present the welcome keynote address. Panel discussions include:

  • Back to Basics: eDiscovery IRL (In Real Life)
  • Data Danger: An In-depth Analysis of Handling a Data Breach and Mitigating Risk by Analyzing Real Life Data Breaches and Responses
  • Deep Data: Identification and Management of Relevant ESI
  • How to Get a Seat at the Table

CLE credit is pending on educational sessions. Technology exhibits and demos by legal technology providers will be available all day (including from AccessData – stop by and see us)!

Women in eDiscovery (WiE), a nonprofit organization, provides women with legal technology education, networking, and leadership opportunities. It is open to all female legal professionals including attorneys, paralegals, legal IT staff, court reporters, consultants, recruiters and vendors.

Ongoing Support for Women in Investigative Tech

AccessData is also a National Sponsor of WiE, which relies on such support to fund all its operations and events. Earlier this year we were thrilled to sponsor WiE’s inaugural national conference in Austin. Visit their website at www.womeninediscovery.org to find a local chapter and join today.

In addition to regularly backing WiE events, AccessData supports advancing the careers of women in the broader investigative technology community, including through sponsorship of youth education opportunities. We recently hosted a hands-on lab on digital forensics at the 2019 GenCyber “Girls in CybHER Security” camp at Dakota State University in South Dakota. One hundred and fifteen girls in the 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th grades attended the camp, which sought to increase interest in cybersecurity careers and improve teaching methods for delivering cybersecurity content for K-12 programs.

Hope to see you in Houston this week!

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