Conference Agenda

Here is the conference schedule.


WEDNESDAY JUNE 3, 2020 - ALL TIMES IN CDT/CHICAGO 

Keynote 1

  • Watch The Video
  • 1:00 pm - Welcome, Opening Remarks & Housekeeping - John Mayer / Executive Director / CALI
  • 1:15pm-ish - Opening Keynote followed by Q & A - Craig Boise / Dean and Professor of Law / Syracuse University School of Law

Break + Sponsor Sessions

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  • 2:00 pm - 2:10 pm - Break #1 – eat a snack from your Happy Fun Time Schwag Box
  • 2:10 pm - 2:20 pm - Sponsor Session #1 - National Society for Legal Technology  + 5 minute Q & A/ Doug Lusk / President / CEO 
  • 2:25 pm - 2:35 pm - Sponsor Session #2 - LexisNexis + 5 minute Q & A / Paige Hren / Account Executive, Digital Library 
  • 2:40pm - 2:50 pm - Sponsor Session #3 - vLex Justis  + 5 minute Q & A / Colin Lachance / General Manager for North America
  • 2:55 pm - 3:00 pm - Break - Eat another snack - CALICon20 calories don't count!

Cluster Sessions - TOPIC: BETTER VIDEO

Break

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Break #2 – Turn out the lights and play with your CALI YoYo

Cluster Sessions - TOPIC: SYNCHRONOUS V. ASYNCHRONOUS COURSES - THE DEBATE RAGES

Zoom Happy Hour

  • 6:00 pm CDT - Zoom Happy Hour - YOUR ON MUTE - UNCLICK YOUR MUTE-BUTTON-THING!
    • This is different.  This is a Zoom Meeting which means the cameras are turned on! Everyone will gather in the main room and then be routed (randomly) into your own Zoom Breakout Room ... 3 times.  
  • 7:00 pm - SEE YOU TOMORROW


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THURSDAY JUNE 4, 2020 - all times are cdt/Chicago

Cluster Sessions - TOPIC: THE PANDEMIC LAW LIBRARY

Break - Sponsor Sessions

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  • 2:00 pm - 2:10 pm - Break #3 – definitely time for the fidget box. 
  • 2:10 pm - 2:20 pm - Sponsor Session #4 - Procertas + 5 minute Q & A - Joe Colucci / Principal & Co-Founder
  • 2:25 pm - 2:35 pm - Sponsor Session #5 - Justia_Free + 5 minute Q & A - Tim Stanley / CEO
  • 2:40pm - 2:50 pm - Sponsor Session #6 - Exam4 - My Favorite Mental Models for Decision-Making + 5 minute Q & A  - Greg Sarab / CEO
  • 2:55 pm - 3:00 pm - Break - Have you decorated your ID Badge yet?

Cluster Sessions - TOPIC: THE PANDEMIC LAW SCHOOL

Break 

  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Break #4 - 100 pushups, 100 sit-ups, 10 km run. 

Cluster Sessions - TOPIC: BEYOND THE LECTURE

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  • 5:00 pm - 5:15 pm - Online conversation spaces: encouraging meaningful dialogue on chat boards -
    Jill Smith / Instructional Technology Librarian
  • Georgetown University Law Center, Will Monroe /  Assistant Director for Instructional Technology / LSU Law Center
  • 5:15 pm - 5:30 pm - Moot Court + Pandemic = New Future? - Tessa Dysart / Assistant Director of Legal Writing / The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law
  • 5:30 pm - 5:45 pm - Looking Back on Spring 2020 ... and Moving Forward - Kim Edwards / Director of Technology Services / University of Richmond School of LawMason Ramsey / Technology Services Specialist / University of Richmond School of LawCarl Hamm / Multimedia Production and Technology Specialist / University of Richmond School of LawPaul M. Birch / Computer Services Librarian / University of Richmond School of Law
  • 5:45 pm - 6:00 pm - Q & A with all speakers

6:00 pm CDT - We Got Nuthin' - See You Tomorrow!

Tom Boone is having a Quarantine Happy Hour on Facebook. "The “Last-Minute Crashing the CaliCon Party” Happy Hour"  Let's all crash his crashing party.  Here is the link to the post - https://community.cali.org/t/unofficial-totally-unauthorized-thursday-happy-hour/130

*disclaimer - like the beer hikes, this is NOT an officially sanctioned CALICon2020 activity.  You assume all liability if you choose to attend ;-) 


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FRIDAY JUNE 5, 2020 - all times are cdt/chicago

Cluster Sessions - TOPIC: CLINICS AND ENGAGEMENT

Break - Sponsor Sessions

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  • 2:00 pm - 2:10 pm - Break #5– If you haven't changed your yoga pants for three days, now might be a good time. 
  • 2:10 pm - 2:20 pm - Sponsor Session #7 - PLI - Practising Law Institute + 5 minute Q & A - JC Kinnamon / Director, Research & Development
  • 2:25 pm - 2:35 pm - Sponsor Session #8 - PowerNotes + 5 minute Q & A - Wilson Tsu / Founder
  • 2:40pm - 2:50 pm - Sponsor Session #9  - Examsoft + 5 minute Q & A - Staci Miller / Manager of Client Success, Law, Jason Gad / VP of Business Development
  • 2:50 pm - 3:00 pm - Break - Where's My Wasabi Kit Kat????

Cluster Sessions - TOPIC: STUDENT VOICES

Break

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  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Break #lostcount - The kids are awfully quiet ...
  • 4:10 pm - 4:30 pm - CALI, Covid-19, Distance Legal Education, and the Future + Q & A - John Mayer / Executive Director / CALI
    • First Look at the Brand New "What is CALI?" Onboarding Video (DRAFT VERSION)
  • 4:40 pm - 5:00 pm - Last Break before the big, final keynote.

Keynote 2

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  • 5:00 pm CDT – Closing Keynote - The Crisis We Needed -  Cat Moon / Director of PoLI Institute and Innovation Design, Program on Law & Innovation &  Lecturer in Law / Vanderbilt University School of Law
  • 5:45 pm - 6:00 pm - Q & A 

Wrap Up & GiveAways

  • 6:00 pm CDT - RAFFLE OF THE NERDS and OPEN ZOOM MEETING - tell us how we did and how to make it better. 
  • 6:30 pm - See You Next Year in CHICAGO (fingers crossed). We will send you a post-conference evaluation.