January 30th, 2018 to February 1st, 2018

Visit Wolter's Kluwer's ELM Solutions at Booth #200

Hear from industry leaders on key legal priorities in a number of sessions. And, meet us at booth 200 for new innovations to help you - from productivity improvements to additional cost control. Just wait until you see what's coming to Office Companion!

Join ELM Solutions clients and experts January 30th -  NASSAU suite (Level 2)

11:00am – 12:00pm | Cybersecurity, More Than Just an IT Responsibility

There is no doubt about it – cybersecurity played a prominent role in the storyline of 2017. With wide-ranging implications for both companies and governments, join this session to learn more about the changing role of legal departments in ensuring organizational readiness as it relates to law firm cybersecurity compliance and get a perspective on what questions you should be asking of your IT team and service provider.


  • Zach Schroeder, PNC Bank
  • David White, Accenture
  • David Sankar, Wolters Kuwer's ELM Solutions

1:00pm – 2:00pm | Upping your Legal Game with Data and Analytics

For data to be impactful and useful, it needs to be actionable. This session introduces a framework for classifying and creating different types of metrics, explores the role of data visualization, and provides best practices to using data and analytics. With the right metrics, you can connect the dots and gain visibility into key priorities, communicate value, and make informed business decisions. Regardless of where you are on the analytics continuum, you’ll learn helpful ways to take your data to the next level.


  • Mike Caplan, Goodwin Law
  • Robert Bjornsti, AXA
  • Margie Sleboda, Wolters Kluwer's ELM Solutions
  • jeffrey Solomon, Wolters Kluwer's ELM Solutions

3:00pm – 4:00pm | Driving Win-Win Law Firm and Client Collaboration

In today’s legal climate, corporate clients are asked to more with less while law firms are increasingly seeking opportunities to improve efficiency and enhance client collaboration. Hear from both corporate legal and law firms to get their perspective on the secret sauce behind win-win, mutually beneficial partnerships.

This session will identify best practices for:

  • Defining shared goals upfront to drive clarity on client needs and priorities
  • Tailoring the right legal services delivery strategy based on those goals
  • Utilizing budgeting as a key discipline
  • Leveraging shared metrics to measure success and value


  • Tariq Abdullah, Walmart
  • Don Knight, PNC Bank
  • Miranda Soto, Shook, Hardy & Bacon


Learn more about Emerging Technology on January 31st - Americas Hall II (Level 3):

2:30pm – 3:30pm | Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: Hype vs. Reality. How these new technologies are affecting spend analytics and outside counsel management to drive real cost savings

Join us for a discussion on how artificial intelligence and machine learning can improve the way your legal department works, now and in the future. Learn how these new technologies are affecting spend analytics and outside counsel management to drive real cost savings.


  • Sandeep Sacheti, Wolters Kluwer Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • Jonah Paransky, Wolters Kluwer's ELM Solutions
  • Sharon Horozaniecki, Wolters Kluwer's ELM Solutions