International Legal Technology Association Conference (ILTACON)*

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The International Legal Technology Association Conference (ILTACON), formerly the LawNet Conference, is a four-day educational and networking conference that draws on the experience and success of professionals employing ever-changing technology within law firms and legal departments.

With track / educational sessions delivered by members of the Knowledge Management Community, formerly known as Knowledge Management Peer Group (KMPG), etablished in 2005.

In 2019 the Insight Conference organized by ILAT Europe was re-branded to ILTACON Europe.

Non-members: “In order to attend ILTACON, you would need to become a corporate sponsor at the Silver or higher level.” (3/2023)

Focus areas of interest:

  • Information Management: Knowledge Management, Data Science/Analytics

Events of interest:

  • 2006-present: Knowledge Management (KM) Peer Group track/ Knowledge Management educational sessions
  • Knowledge Management (KM) Peer Group participation at the Communities of Interest networking event
  • 2010-2018: ILTA Distinguished Peer Award: Individual Award – Knowledge Management Professional of the Year Award (until 2012: Knowledge Management Champion of the Year Award)
    Winners & Finalists
    Winner = bold

    • 2018
      Meredith Williams-Range, Chief Knowledge and Client Value Officer, Shearman & Sterling
      Gwyneth (Gwyn) E. McAlpine, Director of Knowledge Management Services, Perkins Cole
    • 2017
      Sukesh Kamra, National Director of Knowledge Management, Norton Rose Fulbright
      Vishal Agnihotri, Chief Knowledge Officer, Hinshaw & Culbertson
      David Hobbie, Director of Knowledge Management (Litigation), Goodwin Procter
    • 2016
      Chris Boyd, Chief Operating Officer, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
      Christine Duffy, Senior Manager, Litigation Knowledge Management and Attorney Training, Fish & Richardson
      Rick Krzyminski, Client Solutions Officer, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz
    • 2015
      Susan A. P. Woodhouse, Sr. Director Knowledge Management, Littler Mendelson
      Mara Goldsmith, Business Relationship Manager, WilmerHale
      Mara Nickerson, Chief Knowledge Officer, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt
    • 2014
      Steven Lastres, Director of Knowledge Management Services, Debevoise & Plimpton
      David Hobbie, Litigation Knowledge Manager, Goodwin Procter
      Ryan Tilot, Associate, eDiscovery & Information Group, Seyfarth Shaw
    • 2013
      Patrick DiDomenico, Director of Knowledge Management, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
      Ginevra Saylor, National Director, Knowledge Management, Dentons Canada
      Andrew Baker, Director of Legal Technology Innovations Office, Seyfarth Shaw
    • 2012
      Oz Benamram, Chief Knowledge Officer, White & Case
      Lisa Kellar Gianakos, Director of Knowledge Management, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
      Thomas Humberstone, Technical Support Analyst, Bond Pearce
    • 2011
      Scott D. Rechtschaffen, Chief Knowledge Officer, Littler Mendelson
      David Hobbie, Litigation Knowledge Manager, Goodwin Procter
      Meredith Williams, Director of Knowledge Management, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz
    • 2010
      Eric Hunter, Chief Technology Officer, Bradford & Barthel
      Tom Baldwin, Chief Knowledge Officer, Reed Smith
      Meredith Williams, Director of Knowledge Management, Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz

Conference History:

49th ILTACON 2026, August 23-27, 2026, Nashville, TN, USA

48th ILTACON 2025, August 10-14, 2025, National Harbor, MD, USA

47th ILTACON 2024, August 11-15, 2024, Nashville, TN, USA

    Conference program TBD

    Conference Sessions:

16th ILTACON Europe 2023, 15-16 November 2023, London, United Kingdom

46th ILTACON 2023, August 20-24, 2023, Orlando, FL, USA

    Conference Sessions:

15th ILTACON Europe 2022, 17 November 2022, London, United Kingdom

45th ILTACON 2022, August 21-25, 2022, National Harbor, MD, USA / Virtual venue

    Harnessing The Power of Collective Wisdom: Counteracting Bias
    CAL vs. TAR – Round 3: Deep Dive into Machine Learning in eDiscovery
    Connect People, Processes and Data to Enhance Collaboration Internally and Externally
    Mining for Gold: Best Practices for Breaking Down Data Silos Between Departments
    Couch to 5K Learning Strategy to Transform Your Training Program
    What Is a Data Scientist and Why You Should Become One

    Collaboration Kick-offs:
    Knowledge Management / Innovation / Business Development

44th ILTACON 2021, August 22-26, 2021, Las Vegas, NV, USA / Virtual venue

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management
    Ewww, David! Change Management and User Group lessons learned from The Roses
    Push, Don’t Pull: Delivering Key Information to Attorneys Before They Ask
    Where the Lines Blur: Defining Knowledge Management and Information Governance in Your Organization (Especially When They Overlap!)
    Connecting Knowledge Management: Getting Greater Value from Existing Tools and Data through Collaboration and Integration
    User Adoption and Rollout Hacks: Innovative Approaches that Really Worked

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Data Literacy for your Company: A Critical Skill for the 21st Century
    Data Silos are Killing Your Business: Identify, Plan, Unify
    Designing Impactful Data Visualizations To Inform Strategic Decisions and Empower Change

15th ILTACON Europe 2020, 18-19 November 2020, London, United Kingdom


43th ILTACON 2020, August 24 – 28, 2020, Nashville, TN, USA Virtual venue

    Note: The conference was scheduled for August 23 – 27, 2020

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management
    Help Me Help You! Getting Attorneys to Participate
    Create Your Own Mobile Application in 45 Minutes
    Innovative Alternatives to Traditional Enterprise Search
    Knowledge Management Innovation on a Shoestring Budget
    Experience Management Gone Horribly Wrong

    Other Education Sessions:
    Data Science [101] – Build an Effective Data Science Model
    Low Bar to Entry – Get Started with Cloud-Based Machine Learning

14th ILTACON Europe 2019, 13-14 November, 2019, London, UK

    AI-Powered Knowledge Management

42nd ILTACON 2019, August 18 – 22, 2019, Orlando, FL, USA

    Collaboration Sessions:
    Knowledge Management

    Educational Sessions:
    How to Lead a Knowledge Management Program Through a Recession (panel)
    AI-Powered Knowledge Management
    Telling Stories with Impact: Using Stories to Sell Your Ideas
    Data Visualization in the Legal Industry: Mixing Art and Science for Impact
    Artificial Intelligence and Learning and Development – The Road to Adaptive Learning
    The Good, The Bad and The Abandoned: Experience Management Winners and Losers
    Machine Learning and AI in Action
    Teams: The Collaboration House That Microsoft Built

41st ILTACON 2018, August 19 – 23, 2018, National Harbor, MD, USA
Communities of Interest Networking Events: ?

    Collaboration Sessions:
    Knowledge Managers

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Managers
    New Frontiers in Enterprise Search
    Data Analytics in Law: A Primer
    Me, Myself, and I: Starting, Sustaining, and Focusing a Knowledge Management Department of One
    How to Make a Smart Choice for Law Firm Experience Management
    Legal Operations and Law Firm Knowledge Management Collaboration
    If You Build It, Will They Communicate? Driving Social Collaboration
    Successfully Implementing Law Firm Experience Management
    Serving Up Tools Clients Really Want
    Succeeding With Document Automation
    How Knowledge Management is Achieving its Goals in a Security-Centric World
    Leveraging Technology to Harness Data and Drive Efficiency in Your Firm

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Collaboration on Platform Strategies: How They Overlap and How to Use Them Effectively
    Auto-Classification is Real: Don’t Let Perfect Be the Enemy of Good
    Leveraging Technology to Harness Data and Drive Efficiency in Your Firm
    Advanced Data Analytics in Legal – Tales from Teams Tackling Big Ideas in Analytics
    A Whirlwind Tour of the Hits and Hyperbole in Legal Research, Workflow, and Other Products

40th ILTACON 2017, August 13 – 17, 2017, Las Vegas, NV, USA

    Communities of Interest Networking Events:
    Knowledge Management

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management
    The Future of Search in Law Firms
    Leveraging Allied Professionals to Deliver Effective Client Pitches
    The Digital Workplace Imperative: Your Competitive Advantage Depends on It
    User Experience Design Immersive: Designing KM Tools
    Knowledge Management Tools Lawyers Love
    Sustainable Knowledge Management
    Bridging the Gap Between Marketing and Knowledge Management

39th ILTACON 2016, August 28 – September 1, 2016, National Harbor, MD, USA

    Communities of Interest Networking Events:
    Knowledge Management Peer Group (KMPG): Annual Knowledge Management reception

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management
    Design Thinking for Applications Development and Knowledge Management: An Interactive Workshop
    The Future of Legal Knowledge Management
    The Social Collaboration Tools Making a Meal Out of Email
    Using the Right Data To Drive Your Knowledge Management Program
    When Will Blockchains and Smart Contracts Be Important In Legal
    New Tools for Old Data: Computational Linguistics and the Practice of Law
    A Guide For Agents of Change
    Finding Your Needle: Expertise Systems in the 21st Century​
    Is Enterprise Search Worth the Money?
    Building Knowledge Management Together: Creating Collaboration Between Law Firms and Law Departments
    Don’t Do That! Lessons from the IT and KM Trenches
    Supporting Lateral Attorney Integration Through Knowledge Management
    Thread Knowledge Management: Modern Collaboration and More… (Spotlight)

    Other Educational Sessions:
    A Picture Is Worth More Than a Thousand Words: Data Visualization Best Practices
    You Wanted It To Do What? Effective Ways To Translate What Lawyers Want into Tech Requirements
    How the Past Drives the Future with ​Predictive Analytics
    Alternative Document Management Systems
    Innovative Data Exchanges and Collaboration With Clients
    Data Mining: Leveraging Information To Make Strategic Decisions
    How To Establish Data Classification and Improve Client Audits
    Learning to Prosper Using Client Data You Already Have
    Data Analytics You Can Do Now in Legal
    Machine Learning as a Service and the Future of AI and the Law

38th ILTACON 2015, August 30 – September 3, 2015, Las Vegas, NV, USA

    Communities of Interest Networking Events:
    Knowledge Management reception

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management
    Let Knowledge Management Drive Client Value The Don Draper Way
    Striking the Right Balance: Collaboration vs. Governance
    Knowledge Management Tactics: Learn How to Execute Your Plan
    Law Firm Knowledge Management Solutions for Law Departments: New Ways Firms Support Clients
    Hands-On, Real-Time Legal Knowledge Collaboration with ThreadKM
    Guerrilla KM: Successful Knowledge Management Without a CKO
    Leverage, Reuse, Extend: 20 Tips for Repurposing Technology
    Fail Forward: Failure As a Foundation for Success (panel)

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Quality In, Quality Out: Data Analytics Preparation
    Future-Proof Projects with Effective Best Practices
    Considerations and Consequences: Moving to Cloud Document Management
    Tools That Change the Speed of Legal Service Deliver
    Don’t Just Implement. Adopt!
    Best Practices for Making Major Enterprise Technology Purchases: A Crowd-Sourcing Session
    Revolutionary Integrations: It’s a Technology Mashup!
    Leveraging Technology To Deliver Better Assessments of Legal Risk
    Best Practices for Secure External Collaboration
    NetDocuments EM Empowers with Predictive Email Management
    Content Strategy is the New Kale
    The Best of Business Intelligence: Stories of Success
    Working Out Loud: Dynamics of Enterprise Collaboration
    Collaborative and Creative Workplaces
    Build Your Own Google: Creating an Effective Internal Search Experience
    Innovation Through Automation: Implementing Effective Document Assembly
    Matter Center for Office 365: Boosting Productivity for Legal Professionals

37th ILTACON 2014, 17 – 21 August, 2014, Nashville, USA

    Communities of Interest Networking Events:

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management Peer Group Track (KMPG)
    The Rise of Expert Systems: Threat or Opportunity to Traditional Legal Services?
    Knowledge Management, Security and Compliance: Fist Fight or Compromise?
    Leveraging Experience To Enhance the Bottom Line: New Information and New Tools
    It’s a Failure Party! How To Celebrate These Learning Opportunities
    Gaming the Lawyers: Driving Adoption, Contribution and Change
    Upselling Knowledge Management: What Would Don Draper Do?

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Harness Your Department’s Knowledge So You Can Work Smarter
    An Introduction to Data Visualization
    Gamify Learning for Serious Results

36th ILTA 2013, 18 – 22 August, 2013, Las Vegas, NV, USA
Conference Theme: The Catalyst

    Communities of Interest Networking Events:

    Educational Sessins: Knowledge Management Peer Group Track (KMPG)
    Bolstering Knowledge Management Through User Experience Design
    Storytelling To Transform Your Knowledge Management Projects, Strategy and Culture
    Knowledge Management in Support of Firm Operations and Administration
    Should You Create Innovative Online Legal Products for Clients?
    Better, Faster, Stronger: The Energized After-Action Review
    Information Security and Records Management: Examining the Synergies and Tensions

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Learning 2013: Beyond the Classroom
    Discovery Solutions
    Big Data: The Big Picture (and Big Catalyst?)
    Big Data Alchemy: Making BizDev Gold from Lead

35th ILTA 2012, August 26 – 30, 2012, Washington, D.C., USA
Conference Theme: AC2DC

    Communities of Interest Networking Events:

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management Peer Group Track (KMPG)
    Beyond Extranets! What Clients Really Want
    Social Networking in the Enterprise
    Using Your Document Management System for Knowledge Management
    New Benefits and Unexpected Pitfalls of Enterprise Search
    Data Warehouses, Dashboards and Data Integration: Delivering Actionable Business Intelligence
    AFAs + LPM + BPI = Opportunities for Knowledge Management

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Social Media and Knowledge Management: What Can Your Organization Learn from the U.S. Military and Intelligence Services?
    Top Technology Issues for Law Firm CIOs in 2012: Knowledge Management and CIOs

    Advanced Curriculum Track (ACT):
    Why IT Doesn’t Matter and Knowledge Management Matters Even Less
    Five Reasons Why Terms Like “Practice Support,” “Knowledge Management” and “Financial Services” Miss the Point

34th ILTA 2011, August 21 – 25, 2011, Nashville, TN, USA
Conference Theme: Rev-Elation

    Communities of Interest Networking Events:

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management Peer Group Track (KMPG)
    Advances in Document Assembly
    Social Networking in the Legal Industry
    It Takes a Village to Deliver Effective AFAs
    How Knowledge Management Supports Innovative Service Delivery
    Creating an Optimal Knowledge Management Value Strategy
    Knowledge Management Helps Meet the Association for Corporate Counsel (ACC) Value Challenge

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Balancing Transparent Access to Knowledge Management with Client Security, Confidentiality, Risk and Compliance
    ECM: Putting Great Knowledge Management Ideas into Practice
    Effective Leadership Begins with Self-Knowledge
    Low-Cost Approaches to Information Management
    Social Media for Learning
    Next-Generation Intranets

33rd ILTA 2010, August 22 – 26, 2010, Las Vegas, NV, USA
Conference Theme: Strategic Unity

    Communities of Interest Networking Events:
    Knowledge Management Track Peer Group Day (KMPG)

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management Track Peer Group Track (KMPG)
    Weaving Knowledge Management into All Administrative Departments
    How Knowledge Management Supports Successful Alternative Fee Arrangements
    How to Increase the Use of Knowledge Management Tools
    Leveraging IT Tools in Knowledge Management: It’s a Win-Win

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Enterprise Content Management: Integrating Knowledge Management, Records Management, and Document Management
    Meaningful Metrics to Quantify ROI for Knowledge Management and Enterprise 2.0 Deployments
    Practical Law Company’s Online Knowledge Management services
    Managing Information Overload Through Personal Knowledge Management
    Information Mapping: Finding Where the Squirrels Hide the Nuts
    Improve Information Flow with Enterprise 2.0

32nd ILTA 2009, August 23-27, 2009, National Harbor, MD, USA
Conference Theme: Leading Technology | Optimizing Value

    Communities of Interest Networking Events (NEW!):

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management Peer Group Track (KMPG)
    Crossing the Chasm: How Knowledge Management can work with IS and other departments to develop and deploy resources that deliver more value to internal and external clients
    Session 2 TBA
    Matter-centric Knowledge Sharing: Harnessing matter centricity to maximize the knowledge-sharing benefits to attorneys and staff (panel)
    Creative Marketing for Knowledge Management Initiatives
    Search Engines: Love the One You’re With. Extending Your Search Engines Functionality to Solve Practice-specific Pain Points

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Knowing What You Don’t Know: Best Practices to Capture Experience and Expertise within a Law Department
    Managing Perceptions of Value
    Enterprise 2.0: What It Is and Why You Should Care
    Blogs: A Discussion of Current Trends, Benefits and Pitfalls
    Wikis: A Practical Case Study
    Search Technologies in Law Firms
    Using SharePoint to Present Information, Aggregate Data and Add Value
    Social Networking, Practical Uses for You and Your Firm

31st ILTA 2008, August 24 – 28, 2008, Grapevine, TX, USA
Conference Theme: Global Perspective, Peer Advantage

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management Peer Group Track (KMPG)
    Starting a Knowledge Management Program
    Experience Management: Case Studies in Tackling a Difficult Challenge
    Enterprise Search: Impact on How We Do Business
    Wikis in Law Firms

    Other Educational Sessions:
    Leveraging Interwoven WorkSite for Matter Life Cycle Management: Knowledge Management, RM and IT Perspectives
    SharePoint 2007 Search: Installation, Customization, Acculturation and Knowledge Management
    Putting Novell Enterprise Social Software to Work for Your Organization
    Unified Communications for the Knowledge Worker
    Law Department Roundtable: Knowledge Management Focus

30th ILTA 2007, August 20 – 23, 2007, Orlando, FL, USA
Conference Theme: Education, Connections, Collaboration: The ILTA Universe

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management Peer Group Track (KMPG)
    The Alignment of Information Management, Knowledge Management and Records Management
    Developing the Right IT and Knowledge Management Governance Structure for Your Firm
    How Wikis, Blogs and Discussion Forums Relate to Knowledge Management in the Legal Field
    Stories from Client-Facing Knowledge Management Implementers
    Project Management for Knowledge Management Engagement

29th ILTA 2006, August 21 – 24, 2006, Orlando, FL, USA
Conference Theme: Evolving Together

    Networking Sessions:
    Knowledge Management Peer Group

    Educational Sessions: Knowledge Management Peer Group Track (KMPG)
    KM Group Panel: How Knowledge Management-Focused Solutions Have Delivered Real Value
    What Do CIOs and IT Directors Need to Know About Knowledge Management?
    Expertise Location: Case Studies
    Culture and Change Management: Case Studies

    Other Educational Sessions:
    West km: Because You Already Invented the Wheel
    Expanding the Search Function: Can You Find the Answers Wherever They Are?
    Microsystems — D3 (Dynamic Document Drafting)

28th ILTA 2005, August 22 – 25, 2005, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Conference Theme: An Empowering Experience

    Educational Tracks: ?

27th LawNet 2004, August 23 – 26, 2004, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Conference Theme: A New Tradition

    SIG Day: ?

    Educational Tracks: ?

26th LawNet 2003, August 18 – 21, 2003, Boca Raton, FL, USA
Conference Theme: Networking & Education

    SIG Day: ?

    Educational Tracks: ?

25th LawNet 2002, August 19 – 22, 2002, Boca Raton, FL, USA
Conference theme: Reflection & Vision

    SIG Day: ?

    Educational Tracks: ?

24th LawNet 2001, August 27 – 30, 2001, Palm Springs, CA, USA
Conference Theme: A Technical Odyssey

    SIG Day:

    Educational Sessions:
    Knowledge Management – US Army Army Lawyers Sharing Wisdom – JAGCNet

23rd LawNet 2000, August 29 – September 1, 2000, Palm Springs, CA, USA
Conference Theme: The Power of Technology

    SIG Day:

    Educational Sessions:
    Knowledge Management: Putting All of the Pieces Together
    Strategic Planning For Knowledge Management

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