2024 ASBA 48th Annual Law Conference

9/4/24-9/6/24

ASBA 47th Annual Law Conference: Navigating the Legal Landscape of Education

Location: JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa

September 4 – September 6, 2024

ASBA proudly presents the Law Conference, our signature event and the largest gathering of school board members, district leaders and legal professionals specializing in school law across the state. Dive into a wealth of options designed to equip school board members with essential knowledge about governance, education issues, student achievement and effective advocacy beyond the board table. Keynote speakers and a full agenda coming soon.

Registration opens Wednesday, July 10, 2024 and closes Wednesday, August 21, 2024

 

speaker

Justin Shaifer

Recently named Forbes 30 Under 30 in Education, Justin Shaifer is the award-winning Science Communicator, TV Host, producer and STEMbassador on a mission to make science cool. As the Founder of Fascinate Media, Justin is turbo-charging STEM education through immersive content at his LA-based studio space, Fascinate House.

speaker

Frederick Lane

A nationally recognized expert on privacy and the impact of emerging technologies on society, Frederick Lane is an author, attorney, educational consultant, and lecturer who has spoken to colleges, universities, and school districts around the globe on a variety of issues, including student safety and digital misconduct.

Wednesday, September 4, 2024 Pre-Conference

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Breakfast

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Pre-Conference AI Session with Justin Shaifer and Fredrick Lane

We have two exciting pre-conference agendas planned on Wednesday, September 4, 2024. One will focus on AI (Artificial Intelligence) and its applications in education. This pre-conference will serve as a terrific primer for the main conference and our scheduled keynote speakers, Justin Shaifer and Fredrick Lane. This day will be perfect for you if you know nothing about AI, you have a vague idea of what it is or you are a seasoned AI user.

Wednesday, September 4, 2024 Pre-Conference 2

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Lunch

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Pre-Conference Legal Issues Related to the Office of Civil Rights Session

The other pre-conference will focus on legal issues related to the Office of Civil Rights. We’ll have a speaker from the Denver OCR office and legal experts from across Arizona will provide an in-depth look at several legal issues OCR reviews. A current hot topic, you won’t want to miss this pre-conference!

Thursday, September 5, 2024 - Law Conference

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 am - 9:10 am

Welcome and Conference Overview

9:10 am - 10:15 am

Opening Keynote: Justin Shaifer

10:15 am - 10:30 am

BREAK & Book Signing

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Student Panel on AI moderated by keynote speaker, Justin Shaifer

11:30 am - 11:45 am

2024 Advocate of the Year Award

  • A presentation of the 2024 ASBA Advocate of the Year Award plus news about the ASBA Pillar Award. Speakers - Chris Kotterman, ASBA Director of Governmental Relations
  • 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

    Lunch

    1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

    Breakout Sessions (choose from four)

    2:00 pm - 2:50 pm

    Rural Alliance Meeting

    2:50 pm -

    Breakout Sessions (choose from four)

    2:50 pm - 3:15 pm

    Break

    3:10 pm - 4:00 pm

    ASBA Black Alliance Meeting

    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Reception

    Hosted by Arizona's leading firms specializing in school law.

    Friday, September 6, 2024 - Law Conference

    8:00 am - 8:30 am

    Continental Breakfast (provided)

    8:30 am - 8:45 am

    Welcome

    8:45 am - 9:45 am

    Legal and Legislative Update

    9:45 am - 10:00 am

    Break

    10:00 am - 11:45 am

    Keynote Fredrick Lane

    11:45 am - 1:00 pm

    Lunch and Stump the Lawyer (provided)

    1:00 pm - 1:50 pm

    Breakout Sessions (choose from four)

    2:00 pm - 2:50 pm

    ASBA Hispanic-Native American Indian Caucus Meeting

    2:00 pm - 2:50 pm

    Breakout Sessions (choose from four)

    2:50 pm - 3:00 pm

    Break

    3:10 pm - 4:00 pm

    Breakout Sessions (choose from four)

    
    
              
      

    September 4, 2024

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