Inspire 2024

The premier user conference for professionals passionate about leveraging cutting-edge technologies and strategies to maximise productivity and drive better business outcomes.

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A Look Back: The Best of Inspire 2023

Keynote Preview:
Moving Fast but Responsibly

Keynote Preview:
Meeting Users Where They Work

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Partnering with Microsoft

Supporting Your Very Best Work

The annual NetDocuments Inspire conference brings together a diverse community of industry leaders, experts, influencers and peers for an opportunity to collectively share each other’s accomplishments, innovations and anticipated needs for the future. Attendees will have opportunities to network and explore:

How AI is revolutionizing legal workflows and the solutions you rely on every day,

How NetDocuments is innovating with the Microsoft productivity tools you already use,

How to plan for the rapid pace of innovation and disruption in the legal tech space in the coming months and years, and

How to maximise your success and achieve greater levels of security, compliance and productivity with the NetDocuments platform and powerful partnerships

M365 company logo in orange; M365 is Microsoft 365 product suite name.

Discover how our tight integration with the Microsoft suite is helping organizations save more time, deliver better services, and experience a better way to work with sessions like:

Meeting Users Where They Work, with Parveen Kumar of Microsoft

Vision and Roadmap for M365

The Evolution and Future of ChatLink for Microsoft Teams

Best Practices and Tips and Tricks

Who Should Attend?

Anyone interested in learning how to become more efficient, secure and productive in the ways they work through seamless integrations, AI and the NetDocuments platform. Whether you’re a C-suite executive, someone who’s handling the administration of NetDocuments at your organisation or a NetDocuments champion, there’s no shortage of great information for you at Inspire! Sessions are designed for all levels — with a combination of strategic thinking + real-life examples of how to get the most from your partnership with NetDocuments.

2023 Venue

Gilbert + Tobin

Level 35, Tower Two, International Towers Sydney, 200 Barangaroo Avenue, Barangaroo NSW 2000

Enjoy a day of learning with spectacular views of Sydney Harbour all the way through to the city CBD skyline.

Exterior, Tower 2, International Towers Sydney.
Tower 2, International Towers Sydney

2023 Agenda

2024 agenda coming soon!

As an attendee, you'll have the unique opportunity to:

Network with Peers: Engage with like-minded professionals and industry pioneers who share your commitment to excellence. Exchange ideas, discuss challenges and forge valuable connections that can fuel your career growth.

Learn and Adapt: Discover the latest advancements, trends, and best practices in the field. Our distinguished speakers and thought leaders will provide invaluable insights and practical knowledge to help you unlock your true potential and stay ahead in a rapidly evolving business landscape.

Harness the Power of the NetDocuments Platform and Capabilities: Explore the vast potential of our capabilities and learn how to leverage them to enhance your organisation's performance. Gain hands-on experience through interactive sessions, workshops and demonstrations, and leave with actionable strategies to drive increased adoption and utilisation of these capabilities.

*Please note this agenda is still being finalized and is subject to change.

Time (AEST)
8:30am - 9:30am
Check-In and Breakfast

Come check in at the Registration Desk and grab something to eat before the keynote begins.

9:30am - 9:45am
Welcome to Inspire 2023!

Let's kick off the user event of the year!


Mike Gibson, NetDocuments

Jennifer Cathcart, Regional Manager in Sales, APAC at NetDocuments.

Jen Cathcart, NetDocuments

9:45am - 10:30am
Opening Keynote: Forging Your Future with ndMAX: Moving Fast but Responsibly

Artificial intelligence (AI) has taken the legal industry by storm and is a rapidly evolving technology that holds immense potential for transforming various aspects of our lives. AI has the power to revolutionise the legal profession and drive innovation. However, as we embark on this exciting journey, it is crucial to emphasize responsible AI development and deployment. Join our leadership team to gain a better understanding of how NetDocuments is approaching AI with a responsible mindset, how we can harness its capabilities, and more exciting updates on the horizon. We'll also share our vision for the future across the NetDocuments platform.

NetDocuments Chief Product Officer Dan Hauck.

Dan Hauck, NetDocuments

Parveen Kumar, Microsoft

10:30am - 10:45am
10:45am - 11:25am
Real World Use Cases of PatternBuilder Data Tables

NetDocuments customers continue to find new ways to maximise their productivity, efficiency and competitive advantage by leveraging the NetDocuments platform and its capabilities. Curious how others are experiencing success? Don't miss this opportunity to hear the stories and ask questions!


Jason Mills, Verlata Consulting

Steve Pickering, Verlata Consulting

11:30am - 12:10pm
Meeting Users Where They Work Now and in the Future

At NetDocuments, we prioritise meeting users right where they work by seamlessly integrating our solutions into the applications they rely on daily. This keynote uncovers details around the tight integration we have with the Microsoft suite to help your organisation and its users save more time, deliver better services and experience a better way to work. Hear about our key capabilities that integrate with Microsoft — such as ndMail and ChatLink, plus other details on how we are innovating to deliver a cohesive experience that empowers users to work efficiently and securely, leveraging the strengths of both our solution and their preferred applications.

NetDocuments Chief Product Officer Dan Hauck.

Dan Hauck, NetDocuments

12:10pm - 1:00pm
Networking Lunch

Fuel up and meet other NetDocuments customers, peers, sponsors and NetDocuments employees.

1:00pm- 1:40pm
Vision and Roadmap: Performance and Platform

Join us for an illuminating session as we dive deep into the performance and future of the NetDocuments platform. This session highlights our unwavering commitment to providing a robust foundational platform that supports our valued customers while setting the standard in legal technology for performance, reliability and scalability. We will share our forward-thinking approach and the latest strategies we have implemented to future-proof your operations and meet your evolving needs.

John Mox, Chief Technology Officer at NetDocuments.

John Motz, NetDocuments

1:40pm- 2:20pm
How to Automate Your Expertise with PatternBuilder MAX

Get a first-hand look at PatternBuilder, the “no code” capability within NetDocuments that puts your organisation’s experts at the center of custom document creation. Learn just how easy it is to create, manage and adjust automations and how you can utilise data tables to easily edit, update and reuse content. You’ll walk away seeing real-life use cases on how PatternBuilder and PatternBuilder MAX can be applied to turbo-charge your productivity without sacrificing quality or security.

Michael Sanders of NetDocuments

Mike Sanders, NetDocuments

2:20pm - 2:45pm
2:45pm - 3:30pm
Industry Experts Discuss the Impact of AI in Legal

Join us for a thought-provoking panel discussion featuring a distinguished lineup of experts who will delve into the profound implications of artificial intelligence (AI) across industries and in the legal field. From revolutionising document analysis to predicting case outcomes, AI has begun to transform the practice of law. Gain invaluable insights as our esteemed panelists share their expertise on how AI is reshaping legal research, contract analysis and decision-making processes, while navigating the delicate balance between technological advancements and human judgment. This session promises to be an enlightening exploration of the multifaceted impact of AI in the legal landscape.


Karen Finch, President, Australia Legal Technology Association

Terri Mottershead, Executive Director for Centre of Legal Innovation

Mitch Owens, CIO, Gilbert + Tobin

Michael Barrett, Head of Technology and Innovation at Hicksons

3:30pm - 4:00pm
Outcomes Roundtable Discussions

As AI technologies become increasingly prevalent, questions arise about their ethical implications and the potential disruption they bring to traditional legal practices. Participate in the discussion as groups delve into the profound ethical considerations and societal consequences of deploying AI in legal systems. From bias detection algorithms to autonomous decision-making, there will be lots to explore. The business impact of AI on the business of law lies in its ability to enhance efficiency, accuracy and productivity, enabling legal professionals to streamline processes, automate repetitive tasks and leverage data-driven insights, ultimately transforming the legal industry's operational dynamics. Come join in the conversation!

Jennifer Cathcart, Regional Manager in Sales, APAC at NetDocuments.

Jennifer Cathcart, NetDocuments

4:00pm - 4:15pm
Closing Remarks

As our inspiring day of education comes to a close, join us for closing remarks and wrap-up, where we reflect on the transformative insights and groundbreaking discussions that have unfolded over the course of our event.

Jennifer Cathcart, Regional Manager in Sales, APAC at NetDocuments.

Jennifer Cathcart, NetDocuments

4:15pm - 6:30 pm
Reception at Barangaroo House

Join us for networking drinks and canapés overlooking the water at Barangaroo House!

2023 speakers

Michael Barrett

Head of Technology and Innovation


Jennifer Cathcart, Regional Manager in Sales, APAC at NetDocuments.

Jennifer Cathcart

Regional Manager APAC


Karen Finch


Australia Legal Technology Association

Mike "Gibby" Gibson

Chief Revenue Officer


NetDocuments Chief Product Officer Dan Hauck.

Dan Hauck

Chief Product Officer


Parveen Kumar

Data & AI Specialist


Jason Mills


Verlata Consulting

John Mox, Chief Technology Officer at NetDocuments.

John Motz

Chief Technology Officer


Terri Mottershead

Executive Director

Centre of Legal Innovation

Mitch Owens


Gilbert + Tobin

Steve Pickering


Verlata Consulting

Michael Sanders of NetDocuments

Mike Sanders

Director of Solutions Expert Team


Thank you to our 2023 sponsors

Want to sponsor? Contact Heather Ochieng.


Thank you to our 2022 sponsors

Want to sponsor? Contact Heather Ochieng.

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