Tentative Agenda

The Legal Innovation and Technology Conference is a single-day single-track conference taking place on Monday, March 30th, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM at Suffolk Law School, Sargent Hall, 120 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02108. The conference will start with breakfast in the 1st Floor Function Room and end with a reception in the 5th floor Commons and Sky Lounge.

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Breakfast & Welcome

Continental breakfast and opening comments.

9:30 AM - 10:20 AM
LIT Projects (Case Studies in Innovation)

Students will showcase their work in LIT. Details coming soon.

Videos    Slide Decks
10:20 AM - 10:30 AM. BREAK
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Data & Justice

Hear from practitioners and academics working in criminal justice about their use of data and technology. More details coming soon.

Tina Eliassi-Rad
Gipsy Escobar
Slide Decks
11:10 AM - 11:25 AM. BREAK
11:25 AM - 12:25 PM
The Sound A Fury of Criminal Justice Data

Jason Tashea will moderate panel discussion exploring the promise and pitfalls of data projects in criminal justice. More details coming soon.

Tina Eliassi-Rad
Gipsy Escobar
Jason Tashea
12:25 PM - 1:45 PM
Lunch & Keynote

Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins will discuss the importance of data in criminal justice.

Rachael Rollins
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM. BREAK
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Something Special

Shhh... It's a secret, but if you attended last year, you're guess might be right.

David Colarusso
Slide Deck
2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

Details coming soon.

Slide Decks
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
LIT Bits

Rapid-fire talks (20 slides in five minutes). After the conference, a video of the presentations along with their authors' info will appear under LIT Bits. You can APPLY TO PRESENT A LIT BIT HERE (limited funds are available to defer costs for diverse speakers). Details coming soon.

Videos   Slide Decks
3:45 PM - 4:00 PM. BREAK
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (5th Floor Commons and Sky Lounge)
Reception, Project Demos, Judging, & Hackathon Awards

Teams from the weekend's hackathon will demo their projects for judges while you enjoy drinks and light hors d'oeuvres. This is also a great chance to catch up with other attendees and speakers.

Adrian Angus
Anthony Benedetti
Darrell Malone
Cynthia Mousseau
Dyane O'Leary
Slide Decks