Get inspired by our speakers— from the best and brightest in legal (—and beyond)

Each year, the legal industry’s best and brightest take the Clio Cloud Conference stage, presenting their powerful perspectives to an audience of their peers. Get ready to hear a unique story, skill, or experience from experts in their field.

For 2020, we’re focused on how to stay agile while navigating the times ahead, and how to set yourself up for success during times of uncertainty.

2020 Keynote speakers

Seth Godin

New York Times best selling author
Business and marketing visionary

Angela Duckworth

#1 New York Times best selling author
TED Talk sensation

Jack Newton

CEO & Co-Founder at Clio

Seth Godin

Keynote presenter

Seth Godin

New York Times best selling author
Business and marketing visionary


About

Seth Godin is the author of 19 books that have been bestsellers around the world and have been translated into more than 35 languages. He’s also the founder of the altMBA and The Marketing Seminar, online workshops that have transformed the work of thousands of people.

He writes about the post-industrial revolution, the way ideas spread, marketing, quitting, leadership and most of all, changing everything. You might be familiar with his books Linchpin, Tribes, The Dip and Purple Cow. His latest book, This Is Marketing, was an instant bestseller around the world.

In addition to his writing and speaking, Seth has founded several companies, including Yoyodyne and Squidoo. His blog (which you can find by typing “seth” into Google) is one of the most popular in the world.

In 2018, he was inducted into the Marketing Hall of Fame. More than 10,000 people have taken his powerful workshops, including altMBA and The Marketing Seminar.

Learn more about Seth >

Angela Duckworth

Keynote presenter

Angela Duckworth

#1 New York Times best selling author
TED Talk sensation


About

Angela Duckworth is the Founder and CEO of Character Lab, a nonprofit whose mission is to advance the science and practice of character development. She is also the Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, faculty co-director of the Penn-Wharton Behavior Change For Good initiative, and faculty co-director of Wharton People Analytics. 

A 2013 MacArthur Fellow, Angela has advised the White House, the World Bank, NBA and NFL teams, and Fortune 500 CEOs. 

Prior to her career in research, Angela founded a summer school for low-income children that was profiled as a Harvard Kennedy School case study and, in 2012, celebrated its twentieth anniversary. She has also been a McKinsey management consultant and a math and science teacher in the public schools of New York City, San Francisco, and Philadelphia. 

Angela completed her undergraduate degree in Advanced Studies Neurobiology at Harvard, graduating magna cum laude. With the support of a Marshall Scholarship, she completed an MSc with Distinction in Neuroscience from Oxford University. She completed her PhD in Psychology as a National Science Foundation Graduate Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania. 

Angela has received numerous awards for her contributions to K-12 education, including a Beyond Z Award from the KIPP Foundation. Angela’s TED talk is among the most-viewed of all time. Her first book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, is a #1 New York Times best seller.

Learn more about Angela >

Jack Newton

Keynote presenter

Jack Newton

CEO & Co-Founder at Clio


About

Jack Newton is founder and CEO at Clio, the leading provider of cloud-based practice management software used by lawyers around the world. Clio has received numerous awards recognizing it for its outstanding corporate culture—and for being one of the fastest-growing, most innovative technology companies worldwide. Over the decade since Clio’s founding, Jack has spearheaded efforts to educate the legal community on the security, ethics, and privacy-related issues surrounding cloud computing. Jack also serves as president of the Legal Cloud Computing Association (LCCA), a consortium with a mandate to accelerate the adoption of cloud computing in the legal industry.

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Call for 2020 speakers

Each year, the legal industry’s best and brightest take the Clio Cloud Conference stage, presenting their powerful perspectives to an audience of their peers. If you’ve got a unique story, skill, or experience to share with 2,500 legal professionals, we want to hear from you!

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