Seattle Chapter Meeting - Understanding the Data Problem

  • 13 Dec 2017
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (PST)
  • K&L Gates 925 Fourth Avenue Seattle, WA

Using Data Science in the Real World: Can Big Data put the Art back into eDiscovery?

Understanding the data problem and learning how it is changing every facet of business, including the legal department.

Guest Speaker: Chris Sexton of Conduent

December 13, 2017 at 12:00 noon

@ K&L Gates, 925 Fourth Avenue, Seattle

We will take a look at current approaches to big data in the enterprise and apply them to litigation and compliance reviews. Corporate legal departments are undergoing incredible change, with ever-increasing pressure on performance and value. Amidst all the talk about the “end of e-discovery” or the commoditization of the industry, can discovery data be leveraged in a new, more valuable way? Using everyday language and real-life examples, Chris will decode the mystery of data science techniques (such as principal component analysis and cross validation) in a way that is compelling, relevant and entertaining, in order to give you an understanding of how data engineering completely transforms document review workflows.

Lunch has been generously sponsored by Lighthouse eDiscovery!

***As always, non-member guests who are interested in E-Discovery are welcome to join and check us out as well. The more the merrier, we just need a correct head count so please RSVP to the Evite which will be sent out next week* and email with the names of additional guests***

Links to our Sponsors:

Chris Sexton:


Lighthouse eDiscovery:

K&L Gates:

2018 Schedule

Our schedule for 2018 is set as well so please save these dates on your calendars now!

As a reminder, we meet the second Wednesday of the month, on alternating months, from 12:00-1:00 unless otherwise indicated (some meetings may be longer).

The dates and locations for 2018 are as follows:

February 14, 2018 at Perkins Coie

April 11, 2018 at K&L Gates

June 13, 2018 at Perkins Coie

August 8, 2018 at K&L Gates

October 10, 2018 at Perkins Coie

December 12, 2018 at K&L Gates

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