SOURCE: Forensicon, Inc.

September 23, 2009 14:42 ET

The Chicago Association of Litigation Support Managers (CALSM) Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Launch of CALSM-posium

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - September 23, 2009) - CALSM will hold a symposium, their inaugural CALSM-posium, an educational conference for professionals working in the field of electronic discovery and litigation, on Wednesday, October 7, 2009 from 1:00 PM - 6:45 PM at The Union League Club of Chicago, 65 W. Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, Illinois. There will also be several timely panel discussions providing education in electronic data discovery as well as a celebration commemorating CALSM's 20th anniversary. The half-day educational and professional event will include keynote speaker Dr. Judith Wright ( with the topic "Break Through Your Soft Addictions for More Time, Money & Energy!" Major Sponsors of this event include Forensicon, NextPoint, Project Leadership Associates, and UHY Advisors.

The CALSM-posium is designed for legal professionals including Attorneys, Paralegals, Litigation Support Professionals, technical and IT support and service providers.

"We are excited to bring this professional event to the Chicagoland legal community," proclaims CALSM's President Barb Hanahan. "Most events of this nature are on either coast, and we have some very interesting speakers."

Following the keynote presentation by Judith Wright, attendees will select from two of the following breakout sessions. Panelists and moderators include representation from the following companies; Catalyst, Elijah Technologies, Forensicon, Freeborn & Peters, Katten Muchin & Roseman, Lincoln Financial, Motorola, Project Leadership, Rosen Technologies, UHY Advisors, Winston & Strawn, among others.

Panel discussion breakout topics include:

--  Forensics - Is it ever optional?
--  Relevance of Litigation Readiness for All
--  Land mines in an E-Discovery Project
--  In-sourcing vs. Out-sourcing
--  Top 10 Trends in the Future of Litigation Support
--  Cost Management: Good Cost Containment Strategies without Cutting

The event will conclude with a cocktail and networking reception for conference attendees.

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009
Registration - 1:00 pm
Keynote - 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Breakout Sessions - 2:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Celebration and Networking Cocktail Event - 4:45 pm - 6:45 pm
Advance Registration required via website:
Rooms are available for conference attendees at
 the Union League Club of Chicago.

Current Paid Sponsors Include:

Gold Level:

Forensicon, Inc. | NextPoint| Project Leadership Associates| UHY Advisors

Silver Level:

Bluestar Computer Solutions | Catalyst Secure| DLS| Elijah Technologies| FIOS | Integrated eSolutions| Legal Solutions | Rosen Technologies

Bronze Level:

Iris Consulting

Contact Information

    Barb Hanahan
    CALSM President
    Email Contact