LegatTech kicks-off tomorrow and there is an air an excitement in the air… Social Media is taking an important seat this year, including a Twitter discussion that was added (and that I personally, won’t get a chance to see as I am off to mandatory training…)
Social Media coverage in LegaTech will include:
Monday 2nd Feb 09
* the aforementioned Twitter session, taking place on 2nd Feb 3pm – 4pm: where the new technology is going to be discussed and debated: how to use it? is it a waste of time?
Tuesday 3rd Feb 09
* 10:30 – 11:45 Five Things Every Practice Should Know aboutWeb 2.0 Technology – Top five fundamental areas for adopting Web 2.0 technology to today’s practice
* 2:30 – 3:45 Best Practices for Online Networking
* 4:15 – 5:30 Adopting Web 2.0 Capabilities into your Web Presence
Nicola Black holds a living list of Tweeple attending LegalTech09
If you are attending LegalTech, DM me on www.twitter.com/alinwagnerlahmy or email me firstname.lastname@example.org
Some sources for those of you that want to sharpen their Social Media knowledge:
Doug Cornelius recently wrote great posts and articles about social networking for Lawyers: http://kmspace.blogspot.com/
David Barrett, The Linkedin Lawyer is someone well worth reading if you are just taking your steps into the Social Media world for Lawyers and Legal Professionals.
Nicola Black is one of the most interesting and followed blogger and Twitter for legal crowd who takes interests in Social Media for Laweyers. http://nylawblog.typepad.com/legal_tweets/
Brad Wrightsel wrote a great article about how Lawyers can use the online world http://www.cbalaw.org/newsletter/vol8/wrightsel.htm
There are more great things out there, feel free to add to the list.