San Francisco, CA, July 12, 2012 - Workshare, a leading provider of document collaboration software, today announced that it will award two scholarships to help qualified members of the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) attend the upcoming ILTA 2012 conference in Washington, DC. The Workshare scholarships will fund up to $3,500 (USD) for each winner to apply toward conference fees as well as hotel and travel costs. This is the fourth year Workshare has awarded ILTA scholarships.
"Our annual conference underscores our commitment to education and peer-networking, and we're delighted that Workshare will once again provide scholarships to help members attend the event," said Randi Mayes, Executive Director of ILTA. "ILTA appreciates the scholarship offers and the continued support of the community of legal technology professionals."
The scholarship award winners will be selected randomly by ILTA. All current members of ILTA are eligible to apply for the scholarships by following Workshare on Twitter at twitter.com/workshare and tweeting a phrase that best describes what you want from document collaboration in the cloud. Full contest rules and instructions can be found online at: http://bit.ly/L8yFrq
The last day to apply for a scholarship is July 26, 2012. Scholarship awards are non-transferrable and must be used by the person submitting the request. The ILTA Conference will be held August 26-30 at the Gaylord National Resort and Conference Center in Washington, DC.
"The ILTA conference is a great industry event for legal IT professionals to network and share experiences," said Scott Smull, CEO of Workshare. "We are proud to support ILTA's professional enhancement programs by helping ILTA members attend this annual conference for a fourth consecutive year."
The ILTA 2012 Conference includes educational sessions focused on information management, organization management, applications/desktop and technology operations organized around the theme of "AC to DC". In addition to nearly 200 educational sessions, there are keynoters each morning and over 100 vendors demonstrating solutions specific to the legal market. More information on the conference is available at http://conference.iltanet.org.