2020 Technology Conference Day One Agenda & Videos October 7, 2020

Agenda & Videos

Time Session
1:00pm – 1:50pm

Welcome, Opening Remarks and Introduction to Our Collaborative Notes 

Speakers: Greg Morrisett, Cornell Tech; Helaine Barnett, Permanent Commission on Access to Justice; Hon. Janet DiFiore, Chief Judge of the State of New York, and Jeff Hogue, LegalServer

2:05pm – 2:50pm

Rapid Fire Tech | Slides

Moderator: Anna Steele, Just-Tech

Speakers: Suzanne Tomatore, City Bar Justice Center; Celia Matos, Just-Tech; Marc Vainrib, Cornell Tech; Paula Couselo-Findikoglu, NM Administrative Office of the Courts; Antonells Barbieri, NYSCEF Resource Center

3:00pm – 3:50pm

1A Metrics in Our Service Models | Slides

Moderator: Mary O'Shaughnessy, Her Justice

Speakers: Chris O'Malley, IOLA, Renee L. Danser, Access to Justice Lab at Harvard Law School; Hamra Ahmad, Her Justice


1B From Document Assembly to E-Filing: Fast Track Collaborations with Courts | Slides

Moderator: Tim Baran. Pro Bono Net

Speakers: Quinten Steenhuis, Suffolk University Law School; Caroline Robinson, Massachusetts Law Reform Institute; Hon. Jean Schneider, NYC Housing Court; Johanna Santos Bassetti, JustFix.nyc


1C Tackling the Real Challenges Behind Document Management

Speakers: Stephen Goldmeier, Just-Tech; Sally Curran, The Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga County, Inc; Joanne Sirotkin, Legal Services of the Hudson Valley


1D Cornell Tech's New Urban Tech Hub & Connections to Civil Legal Aid | Slides

Moderator: Prof. Matthew D'Amore, Cornell Tech

Speakers: Prof. Michael Samuelian, Cornell Tech Urban Tech Hub

4:00pm – 4:50pm

Virtual Social Networking Affinity Breakouts

  • BIPOC in Legal Services (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) Facilitators: Chris Schwartz, LegalServer; Lillian Moy, Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York
  • Program Managers Facilitators: Sateesh Nori, The Legal Aid Society; Sally Curran, Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga County 
  • Program Staff Facilitator: Melissa Woods, Center for Elder Law and Justice
  • Technologists Facilitator: Ben Chan, Center for Family Representation

Feedback From Today

Moderators: Jeff Hogue, LegalServer; Christine Fecko, IOLA


Rapid Fire Q&A

Speaker: Anna Steele, Just-Tech