American Lawyer Media’s Legal Week kicks off January 31st – February 2nd at the New York Hilton Mid-Town. In keeping with the Legal Week mission of providing programming more legal communities, they have added a track for Legal Pros which focuses on topics of interest to law librarians and legal
information professionals.

I will be speaking on the panel which kicks off the two day Legal Pro track.  The session, New ways for Law Librarians and Knowledge Managers to Become Indispensable also includes, Scott Baily, Global Director of Research at Squire Patton Boggs and Greg Lambert, CKO, Jackson Walker LLP. The panel will be moderated by Steve Marin, Principal, Gensler.

Other Programs include Business Intelligence & Analytics Tools for Legal Pros with a who’s who of legal tech start-ups. Josh Becker, CEO Lex Machina, Daniel Lewis, CEO of Ravel Law, Phil Rosenthal. President, Fastcase,Inc. and Michael Sander. Founder, Docket Alarm, Inc. Tools of the Trade: Negotiation Skills featuring Natalia Berdzeni. Exec. VP Chase Cost Management, Robyn Rebollo, VP, Chase Cost Management. Doing More With Less: Coping with Staff Reductions and M&As, Kimberly Council, Reference Librarian, Sullivan & Cromwell.  Marketing and Promoting Knowledge Management and the Law Library. Christine George, Faculty & Scholarly Services Librarian, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University.   Working With Vendors: Software and Soft Skills. Ifeoma Anekwe. VP, Project Manager, Legal Discovery Management, JP Morgan Chase & Co.,  Moderator: Mark Schwartz, Director Content Management, Law Library Management Inc.

Program information and registration here.