2018 International Workshop

CLCT is pleased to announce a focused international workshop scheduled for Friday, October 26, and Saturday, October 27, 2018, to discuss the legal issues that arise from the use of AI, the Internet of Things, associated technologies, and their interconnectedness.  The aim of this working international workshop with experts from the US, Canada, and the EU is to share knowledge and articulate the new problems lurking behind the convergence of AI, IoT, blockchain, and related technologies.

The workshop will be held in the iconic McGlothlin Courtroom, at William & Mary Law School, 613 South Henry Street, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185.

The analysis focuses on the innovative and unexpected legal issues and is arranged in three specific work streams:

  • Big Data, Deep-Learning and AI, and the Law;
  • The Internet of Things; and
  • Blockchain.

The program is available here.

Guest speakers

Gregory Neal Akers, Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer of Advanced Security Research & Government and Chief Technology Officer within the Security & Trust Organization group at Cisco Systems, Inc.

Hillary Brill, Practitioner in Residence, Glushko-Samuelson Intellectual Property Law Clinic, Washington College of Law, American University

Bradford Brown, Portfolio Director and Senior Advisor, Center for Judicial Informatics, Science & Technology, MITRE Corporation

Elena Carpanelli, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Center for Studies in European and International Affairs (CSEIA), University of Parma

Stacy-Ann Elvy, Professor of Law and Associate Director of the Center for Business and Financial Law at New York Law School

Mark R. Kindy, Managing Director, Alvarez & Marsal Disputes and Investigations, LLC

Florian Martin-Bariteau, Assistant Professor of Law and Technology and Director, Centre for Law, Technology and Society, University of Ottawa

Sofia Ranchord√°s, Chair of European and Comparative Public Law and Rosalind Franklin Fellow, University of Groningen

Martin Schmalzried, Policy and Advocacy Manager at Families Europe; Member of the Financial Services Users Group and the European Banking Authority Banking Stakeholder Group

Nicolas Vermeys, Professor of Law and Assistant Director of the Cyberjustice Laboratory, Faculty of Law, University of Montreal

Aaron Wright, Associate Clinical Professor of Law and Founder/Director, Tech Startup Clinic, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University


Seats are limited so please email igiuffrida@wm.edu if you would like to register.

This content has been updated on February 13, 2019 at 2:14 pm.