Events

Upcoming

IT strategies for law firms, May 2017 courses
On the 23rd and 24th of May 2017 we will be running 4 half day courses at the British Computer Society in Covent Garden: IT fundamentals for law firms; Effective IT strategies for your law firm; Effective IT disaster recovery strategies for your law firm; and, Effective cyber security strategies for your law firm.

London Law Expo 2017, London, 10th October, 2017
We will be presenting the following talk: How to evaluate the maturity of your cloud service providers.

Past

Future Lawyer Summit, London, 4th May 2017 (see a recording of my presentation here)
We will be presenting the following talk: The pros and cons of “cloud” v’s “on premises” for legal technology
Cloud services offer many advantages, from scalability, cost effectiveness, and complete access. But… does this mean that on premises IT infrastructure doesn’t provide any advantages? Should you be putting everything in the cloud: email; matter management, document management; and even your telephone system? This talk will run through the pros and cons of cloud versus on premises IT infrastructure, considering security, data protection, operational costs, and performance.

LegalEx, London, 29th March 2017
We will be presenting the following talk:How to prepare an IT security strategy for your firm.
There is no shortage of information on the IT security risks faced by law firms and the various solutions to keep your firm secure. But every firm is different with variations in technology, business objectives, business processes, and firm size. This talk will guide you through the practical steps to identify the right IT security strategy for your firm.

LegalEx, London, 28th March 2017
We will be presenting the following talk: How to choose a secure cloud service.
Cloud services offer many advantages from scalability, cost effectiveness, and anywhere access, but are they secure, and how would you know? This talk will provide a checklist for evaluating the security of cloud services including Software as a Services (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), private clouds, public clouds, and of course data protection. By attending this talk you will understand the key considerations in selecting a secure cloud service.