The South Valley District is hosting a “Lunch and Learn” meeting in Clovis on Tuesday, March 25, 2014. Guests are welcome, the meeting is free to attend; pay for your own meal.
The guest speaker, Dave Townsend is one of the most recognized authority on computer forensics and Cyber-crime investigation, with more than 30 years of police, detective and cyber forensic experience including many high profile assignments with the Silicon Valley High Tech Crimes Task Force and the FBI.
The Basics of Computer Forensics is the topic of Mr. Townsend’s presentation. Everything is now created on a computer or other digital media; wills, trusts, accounting information, correspondence and much more. Computer forensics allows for the re-creation of deleted data from hard drives and other digital media. He will cover how this works, how data is stored on digital media, and the proper methodology for collection and preservation of digital evidence. Practical applications for the litigation world, family law, employment law, intellectual property and how to use it to your benefit, will also be covered in this presentation. Due to limited seating, attendees should register to attend.
2014 Educational Webinars
2014 Webinar Schedule:
Affordable Business Strategies
Brad Batesole, Lynda.com
How to use Databases Wisely
Katie DiMeo , LocatePlus
Turn Journalists into Allies
Don Ray, Investigative Journalist
Crinminal Cases & DUI’s
James Devitt, Attorneys at Law
Debugging for the Private Investigator
Corey Friedman, Nick Harris Detectives
Skiptracing using Trap Lines
Service of Process- “Is it worth the risk?”
Gretchen Lichtenberger, You’ve Been Served
Brandon Becker and Colin Evans from Becker and Becker Investigations will be presenting an introduction to surveillance. Investigators who are interested in learning surveillance techniques may attend the presentation in San Diego on Monday, March 17, 2014 or in Orange County on, Monday, March 24, 2014.
Key Points to the presentation:
PICA’s webinar series will begin on Tuesday April 29th with instructor Brad Batesole, from lynda.com, teaching affordable business strategies.
Topics covered include, how to:
- promote yourself and your business
- communicate with clients
- grow your business
- brand your company
- use images, logos and slogans
- creating or improving a website
Also included in the presentation:
- Online free or low cost business tools
- Affordable online project management tools
- Online billing and invoicing programs
- Fast, low cost printing resource
- Blogs and social media strategies
Brad is a successful entrepreneur in the complex world of business, graduating from Azusa Pacific university with a degree in business; his mission is to stay on the forefront of technology and current business methods.
While working as the online marketing manager for Lynda.com, Brad contributed to a $10 million growth in annual sales, conducted presentations at marketing conferences, and was recently selected to be an expert instructor for Lynda.com, teaching online marketing courses. More infromation . . .
BURBANK SKIPTRACE SEMINAR
April 5, 2014
Private investigator and skiptracing data expert Robert Scott provides a fast-paced three hour presentation that will show exactly how successful skiptraces are done with a systematic three step approach and expands into a detailed look at 98 additional tech-niques tricks and insights used by successful skiptracers.
The seminar will also include a one hour presentation on skiptracing through Social Networking, by Jose Newman and a brainstorming session on attendees dead-end locates.
Seating is limited, please register with class fee of $50, to support PICA’s Educational Program, cover cost of materials, lunch and snacks. The instructor’s services are pro bono. More information . . .
|Thomas P. Riley|
“Learn the lawful ways to serve process”
On Tuesday, March 18, 2014, the Bay Area district will hold an educational dinner meeting in San Jose, at Sweet Tomatoes. The guest speaker is Gretchen Lichtenberger, a Registered Process Server and Certified Paralegal.
Gretchen is an approved Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) provider for the State Bar of California giving talks to legal professionals on service of process, and ethics of judgment enforcement. She has also been a speaker at Private Investigator Conferences and group meetings all over California and is the owner of You’ve Been Served.
There is no cost to attend, just pay for your own meal. Guests and industry professionals are welcome to attend. Please register to receive an informational study guide at the meeting. More information . . .