Schedule

Saturday, July 6  |  Sunday, July 7  |  Monday, July 8  |  Tuesday, July 9  |
 Wednesday, July 10 
 |  Thursday, July 11  |  Friday, July 12  

 

Saturday, July 6

Time Event Location
3:30 - 5 p.m. Finance and Board Meeting Skyline Room

 

Sunday, July 7

Time Event Location
8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting Skyline Room
9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. IADC Information Desk Vanderbilt Registration/Grand Ballroom Foyer
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. First Timers Introductions Heritage A
5:30 - 6 p.m. First Timers Reception Mountain View Terrace
6 - 7:30 p.m. Welcome to Asheville Reception
Sponsored by SEA, Ltd.
Mountain View Terrace
10 - 11:30 p.m. After Dinner Gathering
Sponsored by Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Lobby Bar

 

Monday, July 8

Time Event Location
6 a.m. Morning Run Meet in Lobby
7 a.m. - 5 p.m. IADC Information Desk Vanderbilt Registration/Grand Ballroom Foyer
7 - 9 a.m. Meet and Greet Breakfast
Sponsored by MRC
Mountain View Terrace
7 - 9 a.m. Grab and Go Breakfast Outside Morning Meeting Rooms
7:30 a.m. Morning Walk Meet in Lobby
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Professional Liability Committee Business Meeting Wilson
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Diversity and Inclusion/Employment Law - Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics Interconnect with Diversity and Inclusion Taft
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Drug, Device and Biotechnology/Product Liability - "Open the Pod Bay Doors HAL": Product Liability Implications of Product Innovations Hoover
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Insurance and Reinsurance/Insurance Executives/International - What Next in the International Market Roosevelt
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Trial Techniques and Tactics/White Collar Defense and Investigation - Civil Representation of a Party Arising from Criminal Allegations Eisenhower
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Opening Session Grand Ballroom AB
10:15 - 11:30 a.m. Open Forum - IADC Talks: Humanity United Grand Ballroom AB
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Journal Board of Editors and Vice Chairs of Journal Meeting CANCELED
12 - 4:30 p.m. Solos Outing - Downtown Asheville Bites and Sites Tour ($) CANCELED
12 - 5:30 p.m. Whitewater Rafting Tour ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
12 - 5:30 p.m. Biltmore Estate Tour ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
12:15 - 1:15 p.m. Membership Committee Meeting and Luncheon Eisenhower
2 - 4 p.m. Family Games Heritage Ballroom
5 - 6 p.m. First/Second Timers Reception with Current/Past Board Members and Sponsors Vanderbilt Terrace
6 - 7 p.m. Member Mix and Mingle Lobby Bar
6 - 10 p.m. Kids Nights Out at Asheville's Fun Depot (ages 5-10) ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
6 - 10 p.m. Tween/Teen Night Out at Sky Zone Asheville (ages 10-17) ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
10 - 11:30 p.m. After Dinner Gathering
Sponsored by Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Lobby Bar

 

Tuesday, July 9

Time Event Location
6 a.m. Morning Run Meet in Lobby
7 a.m. - 3 p.m. IADC Information Desk Vanderbilt Registration/Grand Ballroom Foyer
7 a.m. - 12 p.m. Nominating Committee - Open Hearings Laurel Suite
7 - 9 a.m. Meet and Greet Breakfast
Sponsored by MRC
Mountain View Terrace
7 - 9 a.m. Grab and Go Breakfast Outside Morning Meeting Rooms
7 - 8:45 a.m. Foundation Board Meeting Dogwood
7:30 a.m. Morning Walk Meet in Lobby
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Alternative Dispute Resolution/Environmental and Energy Law/Product Liability/Toxic and Hazardous Substances Litigation - Best Practices and Recent Developments in Value Assurance Plans Taft
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Class Actions and Multi-Party Litigation/Employment Law - Class Action Waivers: The Continuing Wave Hoover
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Cyber Security, Data Privacy and Technology - What Do You Mean I Have to Encrypt My Data? Cyber Responsibilities of Lawyers and Law Firms Roosevelt
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Diversity and Inclusion/Professional Liability - The Divide Over Diversity Eisenhower
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Deciphering and Managing the Micromessages in Your Practice Grand Ballroom A
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Globalization and the Internal Challenges of Multinational Litigation Grand Ballroom C
9 - 10 a.m. Meditation: Learn the Techniques That Can Transform Your Life Seely Pavilion
10 - 11:30 a.m. Kids Book Review - Serafina and the Black Cloak Wilson
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. General Interest - IADC Talks: Go Pro Bono! Grand Ballroom A
12 - 4 p.m. Urban Canopy Zipline Tour ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
12 - 5:30 p.m. Whitewater Rafting Tour ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
12:30 p.m. Open Scramble Golf Tournament (shotgun start) ($)
Sponsored by Exponent
Grove Park Inn Golf Course
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Tennis Mixer Tennis Courts
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Under 45 Member Mix and Mingle ($) Lobby Bar
6:30 - 10 p.m. The Spirit of Baltimore Theme Party Grand Ballroom and Foyer

 

Wednesday, July 10

Time Event Location
6 a.m. Morning Run Meet in Lobby
7 a.m. - 5 p.m. IADC Information Desk Vanderbilt Registration/Grand Ballroom Foyer
7 a.m. - 12 p.m. Nominating Committee - Open Hearings Laurel Suite
7 - 9 a.m. Meet and Greet Breakfast
Sponsored by MRC
Mountain View Terrace
7 - 9 a.m. Grab and Go Breakfast Outside Morning Meeting Rooms
7:30 a.m. Morning Walk Meet in Lobby
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Drug, Device and Biotechnology/Medical Defense and Health Law/Transportation - The Impact of Drone Technology on Healthcare Taft
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. In-House and Law Firm Management/Product Liability/Professional Liability - Deep Work: The Importance of Managing Your Attention in a World Full of Distractions Hoover
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Insurance and Reinsurance/Trial Techniques and Tactics - Strategies for Excluding and Limiting Plaintiff's Bad Faith Experts Roosevelt
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. International Arbitration - A Look Behind Closed Doors: What Can Counsel and Arbitrators Learn From the Experiences of Members of the International Court of Arbitration of ICC and From Arbitral Institutions? Eisenhower
7:45 - 8:45 a.m. Senior Advisory Committee Breakfast Meeting Presidential Suite #6065
8 - 8:30 a.m. Intellectual Property Committee Business Meeting Wilson
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. The Millennial Juror Grand Ballroom A
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. Injunctions in Immigration Cases Expanding Beyond the Reach of Federal District Court Jurisdiction - Cross Border and International Implications Grand Ballroom C
9 - 10 a.m. Meditation: Learn the Techniques That Can Transform Your Life Seely Pavilion
10 - 11:30 a.m. Book Review - The Last Castle Wilson
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Innovative Technology Sparks Evolution for Courtroom Demonstratives Grand Ballroom A
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Is Your IP in Jeopardy? Grand Ballroom C
12 - 4 p.m. Urban Canopy Zipline Tour ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
12 - 5:30 p.m. Biltmore Estate Tour ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
12:30 p.m. Couples Golf Event (shotgun start) ($) Grove Park Inn Golf Course
12:45 - 1:45 p.m. Centennial Committee Planning Meeting Wilson
1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Tennis Mixer ($) Tennis Courts
4 - 5 p.m. International Committee Business Meeting Wilson
5 - 6 p.m. Diversity and Inclusion Committee Craft Beer Tasting Reception ($) Vanderbilt Terrace
6 - 7 p.m. Member Mix and Mingle Lobby Bar
6 - 10 p.m. Tween/Teen Night Out at Asheville's Fun Depot (ages 10-17) ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
6:30 - 10 p.m. Kids Dinner and Dive-In Movie (ages 5-10) ($) Grove Park Inn Swimming Pool
Various Times Dine-Around Various Locations
10 - 11:30 p.m. After Dinner Gathering
Sponsored by Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Lobby Bar

 

Thursday, July 11

Time Event Location
6 a.m. Morning Run Meet in Lobby
7 a.m. - 3 p.m. IADC Information Desk Vanderbilt Registration/Grand Ballroom Foyer
7 a.m. - 12 p.m. Nominating Committee - Open Hearings Laurel Suite
7 - 9 a.m. Meet and Greet Breakfast
Sponsored by MRC
Mountain View Terrace
7 - 9 a.m. Grab and Go Breakfast Outside Morning Meeting Rooms
7:30 a.m. Morning Walk Meet in Lobby
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Business Litigation/International - Food Labeling and Liability: A Recipe for Failure? Taft
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Construction Law and Litigation/Trial Techniques and Tactics - Liability for Injuries to a Subcontractor's Employee Hoover
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Cyber Security, Data Privacy and Technology/Product Liability - Ethical Considerations for Autonomous Vehicles Roosevelt
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Employment Law - Assessing Independent Contractors Globally Eisenhower
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. #MeToo: The Impact on You and Your Clients Grand Ballroom C
8:45 - 10:15 a.m. The Attorney General is Calling: Perspectives on Notable AG Lawsuits and the Private Firms with Whom They Partner Grand Ballroom A
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Smart Products Require Smarter Manufacturers Grand Ballroom A
12:15 - 2:15 p.m. CLE Committee Meeting and Luncheon Wilson
1 - 4 p.m.

Men's/Women's Tennis Tournament ($)
Sponsored by Baker Tilly

Tennis Courts
1 - 5 p.m. Asheville Brews Cruise Tour ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
1 - 5 p.m. Tubing on the French Broad River Tour ($) Depart Atrium Lobby - 7th Floor - Vanderbilt Wing
6:30 - 10:30 p.m. Kids Night In at The Grove Park Inn (ages 5-10) ($) Heritage A
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Gala Reception - Great Gatsby Gala Grand Ballroom Foyer
7 - 9 p.m. Tween/Teen Dinner at The Omni Grove Park Inn (ages 10-17) ($) Eisenhower
7:30 - 11 p.m. Gala Dinner and Dancing - Great Gatsby Gala Grand Ballroom AB

 

Friday, July 12

Time Event Location
7 - 11:30 a.m. IADC Information Desk Vanderbilt Registration/Grand Ballroom Foyer
7 - 9 a.m. Joint Meet and Greet Breakfast
Sponsored by MRC
Mountain View Terrace
9 - 10:30 a.m. Closing Session Grand Ballroom C