Have you heard about MILOfest? It’s a Mac-Lovin’ Lawyers Event Nov. 8-10

MILOfest 2012 is Nov. 8-10 in Lake Buena, Florida.

MILOfest is a conference for Mac-Lovin’ Lawyers and their families. Building on two year’s of success, MILOfest is geared for attorneys interested in Macs, iPhones, iPads and anything else bearing an Apple logo. Attorney Victor Medina hand-picks the speakers and program topics sure to please both new and the most loyal Mac-Lovin’ Lawyers:

“It’s ruthlessly egotistical of me (I know), but it also means there’s some consistency from year to year to the topics and the speakers….you can plan on hearing from Brett Burney, Mark Metzger, Amin Rahmani, as well as some fresh faces. We’re going to cover topics like Kreating Killer Keynotes and the Zen of Dealing With Idiots. We’ll also have some dedicated iPad/iPhone time, which I perceived was needed last year. Excited yet?” –Victor Medina

From the MILOfest Event Brite page:

Dates: November 8-10, 2012 (Thursday-Saturday)

AGENDA

Thursday, November 8th

11:00am-3:00pm          Registration

11:00am-12:30pm        Grab Bag/Brown Bag Q&A: “Hey, how do you…?”  Bring Your Lunch

1:00pm-2:30pm            iPad 101, 201 & 301 |  Mark Metzger & Victor Medina

2:30pm-3:00pm            Break (30 minutes)

3:00pm-4:00pm            Stylin’: Using Styles in Pages & Word to Speed Up Writing and Reduce Errors | Nick Lightbody

7:00pm                         Group Dinner | TBD

Friday, November 9th

7:30am-9:00am             Breakfast (Asbury Rotunda)

9:00am-10:00am           Creating Killer Keynote Presentations | Brett Burney

10:00am-10:30am         Break (30 minutes)

10:30am-11:20am         Markdown for Lawyers | Doug Rice

11:20am-12:20pm         Jack Newton Session | TBD

12:20pm-1:30pm           Lunch (on your own/sponsored)

1:30pm-2:20pm             Alfred vs. Launchbar | Randy Juip & Mark Metzger

2:20pm-2:50pm              Break (30 minutes)

3:00pm-4:00pm              Hacking Your Mind | Larry Port 

Saturday, November 10th 

7:30am-9:00am              Breakfast (Asbury Rotunda)

9:00am-10:00am            Pricing For Lawyers: Would You Rather Be a Mac or a PC?  | Mark Merenda

10:00am-10:30am          Break (30 minutes)

10:30am-11:20am          TextExpander Snippet Orgy |  Brett Burney

11:30am-12:30pm          Don’t Feed the Trolls: How To Handle Negative Comments, Reviews and Other Idiots | Amin Rahmani

12:30pm-1:30pm            Lunch (on your own/sponsored)

1:30pm-2:30pm              Using Processes, Checklists & Systems to Create Error-Proof Customer Service Mastery | Jill Nelson

2:30pm-3:00pm              Break (30 minutes)

3:00pm-4:00pm              Ninja Tips from the Field | MILOfest Attendees

Venue: Disney’s Yacht Club Resort, Lake Buena Vista, FL

Hotel: $180/night – the rate is good for 3 days prior to and after the event (or more if you’re sweet to the reservation person and there are rooms available at that price).

Remaining Price Options (early bird deadlines have expired):

  • $625 – General Admission (good through Monday, October 8, 2012)
  • $675 – Last Chance Pricing (good through day of event)

Theme Park Tickets: Discount pricing for part-day tickets to the Disney Theme Parks

According to the event website, this is still the least expensive 3-day conference on tech for lawyers in the country. Second, Victor Medina intends to send ten percent of the money MILOfest brings in to the wife of the late Finis Price.

To register for the event, follow the instructions on the EventBrite registration page or on the badge alongside the MILOfest webpage. To avoid the processing fees, call Client Services Director Jocelyn Stark at 609.818.0068 and arrange payment by check.

– Nancy Patterson

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