Conference Agenda
The conference Agenda will change periodically as the events are being confirmed.

Please check the Agenda on a regular basis as the details for the conference develop.
Day 1 - Oct 21, 2009
TimeEventLocation
04:00 PM - 06:00 PM Conference Registration Lower Concourse
05:45 PM - 06:00 PM First Time Conference Attendee Orientation

Directors Room
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM Welcome Reception

Hosted by PLATINUM Sponsor
Hospitality Room
07:30 PM - 08:30 PM Ballroom A
08:00 PM - 10:00 PM Barrel of Laughs

T-Shirts sponsored by Linds & Associates
Ballroom B
10:00 PM - 01:00 AM Hospitality Suite

Hosted by PLATINUM Sponsor
Hospitality Room

Day 2 - Oct 22, 2009
TimeEventLocation
07:30 AM - 08:45 AM Conference Registration continues Lower Concourse
07:30 AM - 09:00 AM Breakfast
Sponsored by
Robert Half Legal
Sunhill Dining Room
09:15 AM - 09:30 AM Opening Remarks:
TLOMA President 2009, Edmund Reid
Amphitheatre
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Keynote - Driving Employee Engagement
Speaker(s):
Dr. David Weiss, PHD
Amphitheatre
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Break
Sponsored by Gillanders Construction Inc.
Skylight Foyer/Garden View Foyer
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM Workshop 1A - Peer to Peer - How the Economic Downturn is Impacting Law Firms Today
Speaker(s):
Robert Hardie
Ballroom B
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM Workshop 1B - Courageous Communications with Staff
Speaker(s):
Paul Byrne
Directors Room/Studio 11
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM Workshop 1C - Social Media and the Law Firm: Making it Work
Speaker(s):
Doug Jasinski
Studio 10
12:15 PM - 01:30 PM Lunch Sunhill Dining Room
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM Workshop 2A - Leadership Workshop - Part I
Speaker(s):
Dr. Larry Richard
Ballroom B
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM Workshop 2B - Implementing Effective Work Teams
Speaker(s):
Lori Blundon
Directors Room/Studio 11
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM Workshop 2C - Office 2007 Implementation: Experiences from the Trenches
Speaker(s):
Dan Won
John Kamphuis
Studio 10
03:00 PM - 03:15 PM Break
Sponsored by SWGi
Skylight Foyer/Garden View Foyer
03:15 AM - 04:45 PM Workshop 3A - Leadership Workshop - Part II
Speaker(s):
Dr. Larry Richard
Ballroom B
03:15 PM - 04:45 PM Workshop 3B - Employee Coaching and Counseling
Speaker(s):
Paul Byrne
Studio 11
03:15 PM - 04:45 PM -
Studio 10
05:00 PM - 06:30 PM Hosted by PLATINUM Sponsor
Korbitec Inc.
TBD

Day 3 - Oct 23, 2009
TimeEventLocation
07:00 AM - 08:30 AM Breakfast Sunhill Dining Room
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM Workshop 4A - De-Stress! Resilience for a Workplace on Adrenalin
Speaker(s):
Dr. Elaine Dembe
Ampitheater
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM Workshop 4B - Making Employee Benefits Work for the Law Firm
Speaker(s):
Todd Ritchie
Guy Bentley
Studio 11
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM Workshop 4C - Jump Start Your HR Strategy - How to Evaluate, Improve and Communicate a Winning HR Strategy (Part 1)
Speaker(s):
Tim McConnell
Ballroom B
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Break
Sponsored by
Skylight Foyer
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM Workshop 5A - Strategies of Successful Negotiators
Speaker(s):
Dr. Brad McRae
Studio 10
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM Workshop 5B - Managing in a Down Economy
Speaker(s):
Robert Hardie
Studio 11
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM Workshop 5C - Jump Start Your HR Strategy - How to Evaluate, Improve and Communicate a Winning HR Strategy (Part 2)
Speaker(s):
Tim McConnell
Studio 11
12:00 PM - 04:00 PM Lunch and Trade Show Skylight Foyer/Grand Event Room ABC
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM Free Time Up to you!!
04:30 PM - 06:30 PM Trade Show Finale and Reception

Studio 10 and 11
06:30 PM - 07:00 PM Free Time Up to you!
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM Happy Days Continues


Sponsored by
Epik Networks
Ballroom A & B
10:00 PM - 01:00 AM Friday Night Happy Days

Hosted by PLATINUM Sponsor
Korbitec Inc.
Ballroom A & B

Day 4 - Oct 24, 2009
TimeEventLocation
07:00 AM - 07:30 AM Nature Walk with Dennis Nault Front Lobby
07:30 AM - 09:00 AM Breakfast
Sponsored by
Robert Half Legal
Sunhill Dining Room
09:30 AM - 10:45 AM Keynote - The Road Between My Ears
Speaker(s):
Ron James
Keynote Sponsored by
Amphitheatre
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Closing Comments
TLOMA 2009 Vice President, Christl Mittendorfer
Amphitheatre
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Hotel Check-Out Main Hotel Lobby
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Lunch
Sponsored by
LaserNetworks
Sunhill Dining Room