Friday, May 20

7:00 am–8:00 am Registration Open

7:00 am–8:00 am Breakfast / Sponsor Showcase

8:00 am–8:30 am President Opening Remarks & Attendee Introductions

8:30 am–2:00 pm The Dynamic Deposition: How to DO it and How NOT to Do it
Presented by: Douglas Field, Esq. 
What are the 10 basic Rules of Engagement in a deposition?  How does an attorney prepare for your deposition?  What are the elements of a good deposition?  What are the typical attorney attacks lines?  What intimidation techniques can you expect in a deposition?  What are the 10 favorite traps attorneys bait for the unwary expert deponent?  Get the answers to these questions and more at this presentation.

2:00 pm–2:15 pm Break

2:15 pm–3:15 pm The History and Future of Expert Witnesses and How Lawyers Should Prep Experts
Presented by: Bob Arns, Arns Law Firm, PC

3:15 pm–4:15 pm Kickstarting Your Brand & Business Exposure Online for the Digital Novice & Non-Salesperson
Presented by: Sabrina Franklin, Momentum Marketing
Learn the fundamentals of creating a story-based message of service that provides transparency and promotes credibility within your industry of influence. This presentation will cover the 7 top marketing myths that are holding you back from success, how to develop a targeted marketing strategy that generates traffic and trust, steps to creating an authentic and non-salesy marketing message and best practices to promote yourself as an expert industry influencer.

4:15pm - 4:30pm Break

4:30 pm–5:30 pm Ethical Issues for Experts and Counsel, from Expert Retention through Mediation and Trial - Attorney MCLE Available
Presented by: Anne Goyette and Alison Buchanan

5:30 pm–7:30 pm Expert/Attorney Networking Reception