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51st Annual Meeting, ACLEA Chicago ACLEA's 51st Annual Meeting

Renaissance Chicago Downtown | Chicago, IL | August 1-4, 2015





Schedule at a Glance

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Saturday, August 1, 2015

7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Registration Open



8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

CLE Boot Camp (ticketed)



9:00 – 10:30 a.m.



9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.



11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Add-On Workshop (ticketed)
Suzanne Kart, Learning Resources Network (LERN)
Marketing in the 21st Century



3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

52nd Mid-Year and Annual Planning Committee Meetings (by invitation)



4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

SIG and Committee Chair Leadership Workshop (by invitation)



6:15 – 7:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception
(open to all attendees)


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Sunday, August 2, 2015

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.



8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Member Services/Registration Open



8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

SIG Meetings
Executive Leadership, Publications, State & Provincial Bars



8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Networking Breakfast in Exhibit Hall



9:30 – 10:00 a.m.

Opening Announcements and President’s Welcome



10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Keynote Presentation
Judge Richard A. Posner, United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit



11:30 – 11:45 a.m.

Break



11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Functional SIG Lunches (ticketed)
Executive Leadership, Marketing, Programming, Publications, Technology



1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Workshops A

  • Fight the Paper!
  • Is this Thing On? Young Lawyer Focus Group
  • Dealing with Skilled Professional Volunteers
  • Create and Deliver Relevant CLE Content: When, How, and Where Your Customer Wants It
  • Creative CLE Strategies to Attract Solo and Small Firm Attendees


2:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Networking Break in Exhibit Hall



3:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Plenary: Interdisciplinary Lessons for Experiential Learning
Dean Luke Bierman, Elon Law School
Marilyn Moedinger, Runcible Studios
Additional Speakers TBA



4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

ACLEA Speed Networking with CLEReg and NABE/NCBP
Facilitated by Jill Eckert McCall, American Bar Association



5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Reception (open to all attendees)


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Monday, August 3, 2015

7:00 – 8:00 a.m.



8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Member Services/Registration Desk Open



8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Committee Meetings (open to attendees)
MCLE, Exhibits & Sponsors, Membership



8:00 – 9:15 a.m.

Networking Breakfast in Exhibit Hall



9:15 – 10:15 a.m.

Plenary: Better Living Through Data
Amy Plent, Consultant
Dave Will, Peach New Media
Randy Goins, TriMark Digital



10:15 – 10:30 a.m.

Break



10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Workshops B

  • Mission & Vision vs Profit
  • Getting Inside Your Customers' Heads: Designing Effective Feedback Mechanisms
  • Get Appy! (Guidebook)
  • Online Publications Are the New Brick – eCommerce Is the New Mortar: Three Case Studies
  • Curriculum Mapping: What We Can Learn and Apply


11:30 – 11:45 a.m.

Break



11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Organizational SIG Lunches (ticketed)
Entrepreneurs, In House/Professional Development, Law Schools, Local & Specialty Bars, Nationals, State & Provincial Bars



1:15 – 2:15 p.m.

Workshops C

  • Pedagogy of Delivery Options
  • House of Cards or the Taj Mahal? Building a Forms Strategy that Stands the Test of Time
  • Software Choices for Interactive E-Learning
  • Resolved: Compulsory Education Should Be Continued Because it Builds Better Lawyers
  • Adding Value to Your CLE Programs through the Power of Sponsors and Exhibitors


2:15 – 2:30 p.m.

Break



2:30 – 4:00 p.m.

Plenary: Content Is the New Black
Facilitator: Frances Reimers, PCI



4:00 – 4:45 p.m.

International SIG Meeting (respective organizational SIG members only)



6:00 – 9:00 p.m.


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Tuesday, August 4, 2015

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Member Services/Registration Desk Open



8:00 – 9:30 a.m.

ACLEA Business Meeting & Breakfast



9:30 – 9:45 a.m.

Networking Break in Exhibit Hall



9:45 – 10:45 a.m.

Workshops D

  • Best Practices for Working with Your Board
  • Designing for Engagement: Applying Instructional Design Strategies When Creating Online Learning Experiences
  • Time-Saving Apps for the CLE Professional
  • Digital Transformation: Have Your Author Guidelines Been Rewritten for Online Publications?


10:45 – 11:00 a.m.

Break



11:00 – 11:45 a.m.

Exhibitor Wrap-Up



11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Workshops E

  • Providers Designing a Better Online Experience for Digital Native Lawyers
  • Lawyer Bubble and the CLE Balloon: How to Keep Quality CLE Away from Very Sharp Objects
  • Cultural Competency and International Business Etiquette
  • Beyond Ethics: Designing Programs for Credit that Aren't Scary or Boring


12:00 – 1:15 p.m.

Networking Lunch (ticketed)



1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Workshops F

  • Diversity in CLE Programming
  • Overcoming Your Challenges: A Proven Pathway to Excellence for CLE Professionals
  • Building Blocks for Successful Use of Wikis and SharePoint in Your CLE Organization
  • Top 10 Tech Tips for Creating World-Class CLE
  • Emerging Markets — Content and Marketing for Non-Lawyers and Other Associations


2:30 – 2:45 p.m.

Break



2:45 – 4:15 p.m.


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