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Opening Remarks: CPR's 2022 Annual Meeting

Watch the CPR 2022 Annual Meeting opening remarks from President and CEO Allen Waxman.

 


Day 1: Wednesday, March 2

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Watch the keynote presentation from Hossein Nowbar, General Counsel - Corporate Legal Affairs and Corporate Secretary at Microsoft Corporation

 

CORPORATE COUNSEL ROUNDTABLE
TOPIC: The Ways Companies Use Technology to Prevent Disputes or Facilitate Identification of Litigation or Compliance/Regulatory Risk

Moderated by: JANICE SPEROW | Sperow ADR Services

 

CPR ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY
Participants were invited to celebrate the achievements of 2021 Awards Honorees.

 

RISING ADR STARS VIDEO    

 

EVENING PROGRAM & NETWORKING    
From Imagery to Reality: The Birth Of A Nation to #BLM and Implications for DEI Efforts In Dispute Management
Presented by: Institute for Inclusion in the Legal Profession (IILP)

An interactive discussion with Hon. Timothy K. Lewis, co-chair of CPR’s Diversity in ADR Task Force, and Gail Wright Sirmans, neutral on CPR’s Panel of Distinguished Neutrals and Distinguished Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators.

 


Day 2: Thursday, March 3

COFFEE WITH THE CO-CHAIRS   
Cindy Randall, Associate General Counsel of Microsoft Corporation and Bruce Byrd, General Counsel of Palo Alto Networks

 

PANEL #1: CREATING LEVERAGE: HOW TECH COMPANIES CAN USE INVESTMENT TREATIES TO MITIGATE REGULATORY RISK

Moderated By: THOMAS WALSH | Counsel | Freshfields

 


PANEL #2: WHY DO I.T. OUTSOURCING PROJECTS FAIL: HOW TO KEEP THEM GOING WITH DISPUTE RESOLUTION BOARDS AND STANDING NEUTRALS

Moderated By: ZACHARY HILL | Partner | Morgan Lewis

 

 

PANEL #3: ODR AND TECHNOLOGY IN DISPUTE MANAGEMENT – FUTURISTIC APPROACH

Moderated By: COLIN RULE | President and CEO | mediate.com and arbitrate.com

 

PANEL #4: CYBERSECURITY RISKS

Moderated by:  MICAELA MCMURROUGH | Partner | Covington



 
Day 3: Friday, March 4

COFFEE WITH A CPR BOARD MEMBER   
Craig Glidden | Executive Vice President and General Counsel | General Motors

 

 

PANEL #5: ADVANCES IN HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGY – CURE OR CAUSE?

Moderated by:  DANNY TOBEY | Partner | DLA Piper

 

 

PANEL #6: ETHICS IN THE EVOLVING WORLD OF REMOTE, HYBRID, AND IN-PERSON ADR

Moderated By: STEVEN BIERMAN | Mediator and Arbitrator, and Founder | Bierman ADR LLC

 

PANEL #7: HOT TOPICS/INITIATIVES IN ADR

Moderated By:  LUCILA HEMMINGSEN | Partner | King & Spalding

 

 

PANEL #8: RISK OF IMPLICIT BIAS IN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE/PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS

Moderated By: ROBIN NUNN | Partner | Morgan Lewis

 

CLOSING REMARKS FROM THE CO-CHAIRS   
Cindy Randall, Associate General Counsel of Microsoft Corporation and Bruce Byrd, General Counsel of Palo Alto Networks