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The 28th Annual CALI Conference for Law School Computing
June 7 & 8, 2018
American University Washington College of Law
Washington DC

Wednesday June 6, 2018 pre-conference activities
  • Sponsor setup at American University Washington College of Law. 1pm – 7pm
  • Conference check-in at American University Washington College of Law. 3pm – 7pm
  • Speaker Meeting (optional) at American in room NT08. 6pm - 6:30pm
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Friday, June 8 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Dealing with established systems, legacy systems, and technical debt in law school IT shops

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This is an issue that I don't think has ever been fully discussed at CALIcon: how do small development operations like law schools deal with things like the endless upgrade cycle, technical debt, end of life situations and more. This is certainly something we struggle with all the time at CALI where we have a constant tension between building new things and maintaining an increasing number of stable projects.
I'll be assembling a panel to help out with this.

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John Joergensen

Senior Associate Dean for Information Services, Rutgers Law School
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Elmer Masters

Director of Technology, CALI
Elmer R. Masters is the Director of Technology at the Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction (www.cali.org) where he works on interesting projects involving technology and legal education like eLangdell, Classcaster, Lawbooks, and the CALI website. He has over 20 years experience... Read More →

Friday June 8, 2018 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT