Date/Time: Tuesday, July 18, 2017: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Coordinator: Elizabeth Adelman, The University At Buffalo State University of New York
Moderator: Wendy Moore, University of Georgia
Speakers: Daniel Blackaby, Cornell University Law Library; Thomas Boone, Georgetown University Law Library; Melanie Heller, Bloomberg Law, Inc.; Joan Hoolihan, Appellate Division 4th Dept. Law Library; Katherine Lowry, Baker & Hostetler LLP; Saskia Mehlhorn, Norton Rose Fulbright; Deborah Schwarz, LAC Group; Jennifer Wondracek, University of North Texas- Dallas; Matthew Zimmerman, Georgetown University Law Library
Track: General or Core Programs
Innovation tournaments are opportunities to leverage the expertise of a group to come up with solutions that can address a particular challenge. First implemented within corporations to generate creative input among employees, innovation tournaments have now crossed into other sectors, such as academia, the tech world, and this year, the AALL Annual Meeting & Conference. Legal information professionals are forgoing the status quo every day—this is a new opportunity to showcase their ideas.