Canadian Association of Law Libraries/L'Association canadienne des bibliothèques de droit (CALL/ACBD) conference

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Event date: 
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 09:00 to Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 12:00
Name of Organization: 
Canadian Association of Law Libraries/L'Association canadienne des bibliothèques de droit (CALL/ACBD)
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Location: 
Halifax, Nova Scotia

This year the annual Canadian Association of Law Libraries/L'Association canadienne des bibliothèques de droit (CALL/ACBD) conference  (http://callacbdconference.com/) is taking place in Halifax, Nova Scotia from May 27th – 30th. Members of the Law Society of Nova Scotia are invited to consider attending this conference on a day pass (information below) as attendance at these sessions may be counted towards CPD requirements Applicable sessions are available on May 29th and May 30th. Day Pass Information: Cost: A one day pass for sessions is $115.00 ($100.00 + tax) and includes access to the plenary session and CPD applicable sessions for that day. The registration page can be accessed at http://callacbdconference.com/registration - on the registration form is a “One Day Pass - CPD Accredited Sessions Only” registration option with a special rate. Members will need to enter the code CPD2018 in order to get the special rate.  

CPD Applicable Sessions:

Tuesday, May 29

  • Cannabis/Marijuana Plenary Panel: Know Your Rights/ How Will This Affect Us? 9 am – 10:30 am (1.5 hours)
  • Unlocking Dark Data for Legal Decision-Making 11 am -12 pm (1 hour)
  • Competitive Intelligence and Gov Docs: Find, Use, and Create Actionable Intelligence 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm (1.5 hours) OR
  • The Now and Future of Blockchain for Law 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm (1.5 hours)

 Wednesday, May 30

  • Plenary: Connecting Through Digital Transformation 9 am – 10:00 am (1 hours)
  • The Crown, the Copyright, and the Law 10:30 am – 12:00 pm (1.5 hours) OR
  • AI's Infiltration of the Legal Profession 10:30 am – 12:00 pm (1.5 hours)