Recap: 2017 NCRA Convention & International Depositions 101

We’ve returned from the 2017 NCRA Convention and Expo to share all the memorable moments of the weekend. Ian Hardy and Karen Fahr covered the entire event with real-time tweets, pictures, and Facebook Live videos, as events were happening. In case you missed any of the action, here is a recap of the 2017 NCRA Convention and Expo.


  • Thu, Aug. 10, Opening Reception: Court reporters, CART captioners, legal videographers, and other legal services professionals from around the country gathered at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas.
  • Fri, Aug. 11, Keynote Presentation: NCRA welcomes Steve Wyrick, Las Vegas magician, to help bring a little magic splash! Unfortunately, a power outage throughout Planet Hollywood stopped the fun…
  • Fri, Aug 11, International Depositions 101 Session: The show must go on! Ian Hardy, CEO and President of Optima Juris, begins an intimate group learning session about international depositions.
  • International Deposition 101: Ian covers the importance of court reporters and legal videographers abroad, types of cases where legal professionals are in need, and where U.S. depositions happen all the time.
  • International Deposition 101: A special thanks to all the attendees of our International Deposition 101 session! We’re glad you could make it and hope you found the group session useful.
  • Sat, Aug. 12, Closing Ceremony: The NCRA knows how to rock! Check out as members of the NCRA get their groove on at the President’s Party (video).

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