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This program will introduce you to various technologies that are commonly referred to as Artificial Intelligence or Cognitive Computing. Several of these technologies, such as predictive coding and natural language processing, are already in use in legal in fields such as e-discovery, contract analysis, and legal research. AI is the next technological advancement that will revolutionize legal services around the world. DRI and Thomson Reuters have joined forces to educate you about the impact AI will have on your practice and the legal industry as a whole and how to successfully incorporate these technologies into your operations.
Who Should Attend
What You Will Learn
David Curle is Director, Market Intelligence for the Legal Executive Institute of Thomson Reuters, where he serves as internal and external expert on innovation and technology in the legal industry. He started his career as a Westlaw Reference Attorney in 1985. He returned to Thomson Reuters from the information industry research and consulting firm Outsell, Inc. where he spent 14 years, including several as the lead analyst in the Legal, Tax and Regulatory segment. David has increasingly turned his focus to external thought leadership activities – including writing for Legal Executive Institute and speaking at industry conferences, and engaging with various legal technology and innovation related partnerships, including the CodeX Center at Stanford University. He holds a B.A. from Lawrence University and a J.D. from the University of Minnesota, School of Law. He is fluent in Swedish and is an authority on baseball.
Michael Mills is the co-founder and chief strategy officer of Neota Logic Inc., developers of a no-code software platform with which non-programmers can build expert systems to automate advice, documents, and processes. Michael attended the University of Chicago Law School, then served as law clerk to a United States District Judge. Mr. Mills was partner in the law firm Mayer Brown. At Davis Polk & Wardwell, Michael led technology strategy, business development, knowledge management, professional development, practice support, and e-discovery. At Kraft & Kennedy, he served as a technology consultant to law firms and law departments. He is a director of Pro Bono Net, which provides innovative technology for the nonprofit legal sector, and was a co-founder of the Central Park Conservancy.
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