Investigations and eDiscovery in a Mobile-Driven World: #DataUnmasked ACEDS Expert Discussion with HaystackID’s John Wilson and Rene Novoa (May 16, 2024) 

By HaystackID Staff

As we continue to blend our personal and professional lives on mobile devices, conducting investigations and eDiscovery becomes increasingly complex. Join us on May 16 for an enlightening ACEDS #DataUnmasked live stream featuring HaystackID’s distinguished experts, John Wilson and Rene Novoa, as they delve into the intricacies and evolving landscape of eDiscovery in today’s mobile-centric world alongside guest host, Maribel Rivera. 

Wilson and Novoa will share their personal journeys into our field , how investigators can maneuver global privacy regulations and handle sensitive data across international jurisdictions, and how to tackle these challenges with HaystackID’s Mobile Elite Discover and Analysis Lab (MEDAL) Suite.

Don’t miss this chance to gain valuable insights from industry veterans on staying ahead in digital investigations.

+ Date: Thursday, May 16, 2024
+ Time: 11:00 AM EDT / 10:00 AM CDT
+ Livecast Viewing Streams*

*Also available for recorded post-live viewing.

Join HaystackID's John Wilson and Rene Novoa on ACEDS #DataUnmasked live stream on May 16.

Explore Our Digital World with #DataUnmasked 

With #DataUnmasked, ACEDS and HaystackID invite you to embark on an enlightening journey through the intricate maze of data. Our diverse discussions encompass relevant, real-time subjects ranging from the complexities of international eDiscovery to privacy and cybersecurity considerations for cross-border data transfers.

Join us each month as we peel back the layers of complexity and ‘unmask’ the world of data in our #DataUnmasked live stream.

Expert Panelists 

+ John Wilson — Chief Information Security Officer, HaystackID

John Wilson provides consulting and forensic services to help companies address various matters related to electronic discovery and computer forensics, including leading forensic investigations, cryptocurrency investigations, and ensuring proper preservation of evidence items and chain of custody. Wilson regularly develops forensic workflows and processes for clients ranging from major financial institutions to governmental departments, including Fortune 500 companies and Am Law 100 law firms.

+ Rene Novoa — Director of Forensics, HaystackID

Rene Novoa has over 20 years of technology experience conducting data recovery, digital forensics, eDiscovery, and account management and sales activities. During this time, Novoa has performed civil and criminal investigations and provided litigation support and forensic analysis for seven years. He has regularly worked with ICAC, HTCIA IACIS, and other regional task forces supporting State Law Enforcement Division accounts and users in his most recent forensic leadership roles.

+ Guest Host: Maribel Rivera – Vice President of Strategy and Client Engagement, ACEDS

In her role at ACEDS, Maribel Rivera is responsible for local chapter, membership, event management, and strategic partner engagement. A seasoned professional who has helped brands and businesses connect with their audiences and achieve their goals, her breadth of experience, strategic and creative abilities unlock innovation and bring business ideas to life. Prior to ACEDS, Rivera consulted for a variety of private clients in technology, education, and recruiting, crafting and leading marketing and operations solutions for small and mid-sized companies. 

About HaystackID®

HaystackID solves complex data challenges related to legal, compliance, regulatory, and cyber events. Core offerings include Global Advisory, Data Discovery Intelligence, HaystackID Core® Platform, and AI-enhanced Global Managed Review powered by its proprietary platform, ReviewRight®. Repeatedly recognized as one of the world’s most trusted legal industry providers by prestigious publishers such as Chambers, Gartner, IDC, and Legaltech News, HaystackID implements innovative cyber discovery, enterprise solutions, and legal and compliance offerings to leading companies and legal practices around the world. HaystackID offers highly curated and customized offerings while prioritizing security, privacy, and integrity. For more information about how HaystackID can help solve unique legal enterprise needs, please visit

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Source: HaystackID