The 1995 Conference

Thursday, June 8th

Basics for Computer Novices

Introduction to network and local area network technology
Do you think Ethernet is an anesthetic? Is token ring a new form of affirmative action? If you need to come up to speed on basic computer networks, you should attend this session.
Basics of the Internet
Has all the hype passed you by? Learn some basics about the Internet including a very beginner-oriented look at some of the tools available on the Internet like WWW, Gopher and FTP.

Other Activities

Meeting of the Association of Law School Internet Publishers
If your institution is posting materials for others on the Internet, then you already are an Internet Publisher. Attend this meeting to discuss possible collaboration and cooperation among law schools to leverage our collective efforts into a broader, coordinated benefit for all law students, faculty, staff and Internet users.
Vendor Demos and Panels
Selected vendors will have representatives to answer questions and discuss their products.
Pizza Party for all attendees
CALI will host an informal reception for all attendees, vendors and guests. Stop in to meet with your colleagues and have a slice or two.

Friday, June 9th

Morning Plenary: The CALI Convergence

John Mayer, Executive Director, Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction

Afternoon Plenary: The Center for Electronic Text in Law

Nicholas Finke, University of Cincinnati Law School

Track: Internet Services on a Budget

Track: Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction

Track: Networks and Technologies

DINNER! (optional)

Saturday, June 10th

Morning Plenary: Education, Technology and Law Schools: Convergence or Clash?

Afternoon Plenary: Gazing into the Crystal Ball: Predicting the Impact of Future Technologies

Track: Student Computing

Track: Internet and Law Libraries

Track: Administrative and Clinic Computing

DINNER! (optional)

IN ADDITION: There will be a well-stocked Internet room for attendees to surf the net compliments of Chicago-Kent's computing staff. Tours of Chicago-Kent's state-of-the-art law school will be held at various times throughout the conference.