2020 High Tech and Digital Evidence Symposium

2020 High Tech and Digital Evidence Symposium
This 3 ½ day seminar addresses technology topics targeted for beginner to advanced level prosecutors and investigators dealing with high tech cases and digital evidence. Digital evidence is now a key component in every criminal case ranging from a simple DUI, Human Trafficking to Homicide.This seminar will help you stay ahead of the curve with instruction from leading experts in the field. This program is filled with general sessions, a Prosecutor track and Investigator track. Enjoy the Meet & Greet Reception to follow the General Session on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 from 5:00-6:00 pm

Date & Location

May 12-15, 2020
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach

Technical Advisors

Rahul Gupta, Sr. DDA, Orange County
Vishal Jangla, DDA, San Mateo County
Howard Wise, DDA, Ventura County

Topics & Agenda

Latest Tech Tools for Prosecutors • Basic Digital Forensics for Prosecutors • SIM Swapping Case Study • Prosecuting Business Email Compromise (BEC) • Laying Foundation for Digital Evidence • Latest Trends In Social Media •  Live Forensic Evidence Extraction Demonstration  • Investigating Bitcoin & Crypto Currency Cases • Intro to the Dark Web  • Tech Industry Roundtable (Q & A with reps from leading tech companies) • CalEcpa/PC 1546 Updates • Admitting Cell Phone Data • Prosecuting Digital Child Exploitation Cases from A to Z • Advanced Digital Forensics for Investigators • Digital Forensic Software Vendors Q & A      

Click HERE for the agenda.

MCLE Credit

This seminar is certified for 18.25 hours of general and1 hour of ethics MCLE credit. (Actual credit will depend upon the final agenda.)


The symposium takes place at the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach, 1107 Jamboree Road, Newport Beach, CA 92660. Room rates of $135 per night are available until April 13, 2020. Reservations must be made on or before the cut-off date to secure the discounted room rate. A resort fee of $27 per day provides use of unlimited business center, internet access in guest room, outdoor games including water feature at Oasis pool, bottomless kids souvenir cup, bicycle rentals and beach kit. 

Book room here: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/NEWPO/G-CDAD 

Parking and Shuttle

Daily and overnight self-parking are available at the discounted rate of $10.00 per vehicle.


Member Pricing
$349 – Early Registration if received by March 27, 2020
$399 – Regular Registration if received by April 20, 2020
$449 – Late Registration if received after April 20, 2020

Non-Member Pricing
$399 – Early Registration if received by March 27, 2020
$449 – Regular Registration if received by April 20, 2020
$499 – Late Registration if received after April 20, 2020
All registrants should note that cancellations must be received in writing by April 24, 2020 to avoid the $75 cancellation fee.

Please see CDAA’s Cancellation Policies and General Registration Information by clicking HERE


A limited number of travel scholarships are available for this seminar. Click HERE for a scholarship request form. All requests must be submitted by April  03, 2020.

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CDAA Contact

Mersadez Hogan, Training Consultant, mhogan@cdaa.org
5/12/2020 10:00 AM - 5/15/2020 12:00 PM
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach 1107 Jamboree Road Newport Beach 95660

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