CTC’s keynote speaker will be Mark Britton, Founder and CEO of Avvo, the world's largest community for legal guidance and services. Britton's keynote, which will open CTC 2015 on Tuesday morning, September 22, 2015 will address "The Innovation Imperative." Britton will argue how the justice system can more effectively embrace innovation. Britton will explore how innovation has transformed services in many other industries—medical, transportation, food, and travel—and says it's time for the justice system step up its pace and develop systems that foster innovation. You won't want to miss this inspiring and motivating opening session that will set the tone for three great days of learning and networking.
Mark Britton, before founding Avvo, was the executive vice president of worldwide corporate affairs of InterActiveCorp Travel and Expedia, Inc. He was Expedia's first general counsel and currently sits on the Board of Directors of Orbitz Worldwide. Mr. Britton has appeared on ABC's Good Morning America, Fox Business News, CNN Money, and Dow Jones MarketWatch. He also was named Ernst & Young's "Entrepreneur of the Year" in 2015 and was previously named a "Seattle Top 25 Innovator" and "Tech Titan 2.0" by Seattle business magazines.
If you want to see some of the innovation that Mr. Britton’s company Avvo is involved in, you can check out the ”new Avvo JD iPhone App. "The app offers Avvo attorneys the fastest way to answer questions from prospective clients in Avvo's popular Q&A forum, anytime, anywhere. As an Avvo attorney, you can showcase your legal knowledge and reach more prospective clients by answering questions on Avvo.com, the web's largest legal Q&A forum and directory."
Check it out on the iTunes store here.