Have you considered how technology could influence the growth of your firm and your future stability?
48% of Australian firms say their biggest challenge to driving innovation internally is ‘getting enough time and resources away from business as usual’ to make a change. Now, more than ever, there is a need to meet the demands of your clients.
Cultivate 2019 offers the unique opportunity to hear how legal firms are already using innovative technology to help grow their business and for you to learn how to implement growth strategies for your own firm, to meet your clients’ needs. Discover how technology is used as a business growth tool by hearing real case studies, opinions and insights from a variety of guest panellists including CTOs, Business Development Managers and partners from firms of all sizes.
Dr. Catherine Ball
Dr. Catherine Ball is an author, founder, executive director, and ethics advocate working across global projects where emerging technologies meet business, humanitarian, education and environmental needs. Catherine will challenge your traditional ideas on what technology is and how it can be used to support your business goals. She will inspire you by drawing parallels from her passion in engineering, science and the use of drone technology for humanitarian relief with cultivating your business.
Industry 5.0: Business Growth from Human-Centric Technology
Technology is not just for technology’s sake. Applying a human-centric way of working inside an increasingly digital world is not just a great business opportunity; it is now becoming the go-to business model. Big data, personalised. Client Management and Artificial Intelligence for improved outcomes. Reduced costs through skills and aptitude. Retraining instead of redundancy. Smarts not same-old.
To stay ahead of the pack you have to lead from the front. Is your business across all the opportunities currently available? After all, Industry 5.0 is due to start in 2020.
8:30am – 9:00am
Registration and Breakfast
9:00am – 9:30am
9:30am – 10:30am
10:30am – 10:50am
10:50am – 11:20am
The pulse of the industry
11:20am – 11:50am
Industry Expert Panel Discussion
Technology to grow your legal practice
11:50am – 12:00pm
12:00pm – 12:45pm
Pre-registered breakout sessions
Partner Corporate & Commercial, Sparke Helmore Lawyers
Sydney | Brisbane | Melbourne
National Head of Business Development, Macquarie Bank
Sydney | Melbourne
Executive Director – Business Development, BDO
Partner, Carroll & O'Dea
Over 25 years, Patricia has built a reputation for being one of the most effective commercial and property lawyers in Australia. With combined degrees in accounting, finance and law, she has helped build Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers’ business practice since she joined the firm in 2004. Patricia advises on commercial and property dealings and disputes for SME's, not-for-profit entities and private clients.
Solicitor, Queensland Law Society
Principal, Calvados + Woolf Lawyers
Marie Sheehy is the principal at Calvados + Woolf Lawyers, a boutique legal firm located in Fortitude Valley and Upper Mount Gravatt focusing on corporate and commercial law, wills and estates, pharmacy and healthcare law, asset protection and property services.
Director of Business Development & Marketing, Piper Alderman
In 2015, 2016 and 2018, Tracey was named as a Finalist in the Lawyers Weekly 'Women in Law Awards' for 'Marketing Communications Executive of the Year'.
Head of Client Tech Solutions, Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Jason has worked in the Australian Legal technology sector for 20 years and heads up the Client Tech Solutions group at Australia’s leading independent law firm, Corrs Chambers Westgarth. Jason is passionate about challenging the status quo by constantly looking for new ways to do business using smart technologies.
Principal Consultant, InPlace Solutions
With more than 20 years’ experience within professional services, largely at a top 20 national law firm, Patrick has consulted to manufacturers, educational institutions, retailers, private equity, property developers and tech firms and is a frequent guest speaker on Legal Tech. Clients frequently engage him to deliver bespoke, commercially unique tech solutions that have a core strategic focus on Alignment, PMO, Innovation, Transformation, Tech Governance/Compliance or Best Practice.
Senior Associate, Nevile & co. Laywers
Meng holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor in Computer Science from Monash University, Victoria, and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice.
Prior to joining Nevile & Co., Meng worked at boutique law firms where he gained a wealth of experience in diverse areas of law including commercial and corporate law, litigation, bankruptcy, insolvency and criminal law. He has developed as a versatile lawyer capable of turning his hand equally well to a multitude of legal fields.
Sydney | Brisbane | Melbourne
General Manager, Marketing, InfoTrack
Sydney | Brisbane | Melbourne
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Who is this seminar for?
No matter how big or small your firm, Cultivate 2019 is suitable for all legal practitioners. Don’t miss this opportunity to get the techniques and tools you need to grow your business.
- Challenge your traditional views on what technology is and find out how powerful technology can be in supporting your business goals.
- Get involved in the debate, ask questions and seek clarification on how you can use technology to streamline your practice and create efficiencies.
- Attend exclusive breakaway sessions, featuring smart technology that can help your firm grow.
- Receive three complimentary CPD points under practice management and business skills for attending.
25 September 2019, 8:30am - 12:45pm
International Convention Centre Sydney
14 Darling Dr, Sydney NSW, 2000
9 October 2019, 8:30am - 12:45pm
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Merivale St & Glenelg St, South Brisbane QLD 4101
23 October 2019, 8:30am - 12:45pm
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf VIC 3006