The Sedona Conference Working Group 1 Annual Meeting 2024

Date: 
Thursday, October 24, 2024 - 8:30am to Friday, October 25, 2024 - 1:00pm

Location:
Hyatt Regency Phoenix
122 North Second Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

The 2024 Annual Meeting of the Sedona Conference Working Group 1 on Electronic Document Retention and Production (WG1) will be Thursday, October 24, and Friday, October 25, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Phoenix. A welcome reception will precede the meeting on October 23, beginning at 5:30 p.m. 

A primary focus of the meeting will be to present work product from several Working Group 1 drafting teams for feedback and dialogue among WG1 members. These sessions include:

  • Sufficiency of Rule 26 Initial Disclosures
  • Discovery Implications of the Internet of Things
  • Managing, Modifying, and Lifting Legal Holds

Other confirmed sessions include

  • Voices from the Bench: The Judicial Perspective for 2024 and Beyond
  • ESI Case Law Review
  • Practical Uses and Considerations of Artificial Intelligence in Discovery
  • Ethical Duties in Relation to Civility and Judicial Safety
  • The State of Working Group 1 

Further details on the agenda and dialogue leaders will be posted as they are confirmed, so please check back frequently.

Hotel Reservation Information: 

We have obtained a very favorable group room rate at the Hyatt Regency of $269 per night (plus tax) for a limited block of rooms on the evenings of October 23-24.  The group rate is for both single and double occupancy and will be available for three days preceding and three days following the dates of the room block, subject to standard guestroom availability.  The hotel is holding this limited block of rooms until October 1, after which any unsold rooms will be released for sale to the general public and subject to availability.  Reservation information will be provided in your meeting registration confirmation email. 

To attend the meeting or participate in any of The Sedona Conference’s Working Group Series (WGS) activities, you must be a WGS member. For details on membership, please click here.

CLE

The Sedona Conference will seek CLE accreditation for this meeting in selected jurisdictions, as dictated by attendance.