Future of Law Conference: The Internet of Things, Smart Contracts and Intelligent Machines

School of Law, Singapore Management University, 26 – 27 October 2017

Day 1 Programme

(This will be updated on a regular basis)

DAY 1 – 26 October 2017 (Thursday)

Time

Session

9.30 am

Registration

 

10.00 am

Welcome Address

 

Simon BESWICK, International CEO, Osborne Clarke

 

10.05 am

Speech by Guest of Honour 

 

Mr NG How Yue, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Law 

 

10.20 am

Opening Keynote Speech: “AI and the Law”

  

Speaker:

Professor Ian KERR, University of Ottawa

 

Commentator:

KOH Chia Ling, Managing Director, Osborne Clarke Queen Street, Singapore

 

11.30 am

Panel Discussion: AI and the Law

Moderator:

Dr Eliza MIK, Assistant Professor, SMU

 
Panellists:

Professor Ian KERR, University of Ottawa
KOH Chia Ling, Managing Director,  Osborne Clarke Queen Street, Singapore
Jacqueline POH, Chief Executive, Govtech, Singapore

 

12.10 pm

Closing Remarks

Dean GOH Yihan, SMU

12.15 pm

Photo-taking & Lunch Reception

 

 

Parallel Sessions

1.30 pm

Stream 1A (OC)
Panel Discussion: Combatting Cybersecurity Threats - Should data protection fall within the purview of the Chief Info-Security Officer or the General Counsel?

Moderator:

Dr Flemming MOOS, Partner and International Head of Data Protection, Osborne Clarke

 

Commentator:

YEONG Zee Kin, Deputy Commissioner , Personal Data Protection Commission

 

Panellists:

KOH See Khiang, Director, Health Capital Pte Ltd 

Isabella HO, General Counsel, MyRepublic

Jennifer KOO, Corporate Attorney, Microsoft

 

1.30 pm

Stream 1B (SMU)

Presentation: Trade Secrets: from Cybersecurity to the Internet-of-Things

Moderator:

Hannah LIM Yee Fen, Associate Professor, NTU

 

Speakers:

Professor Sharon K. SANDEEN, Mitchell Hamline School of Law, Trade Secrets, Cybersecurity & The Wrongful Acquisition Tort

Dr C. SAPPA, Assistant Professor, IÉSEG School of Management, IoT: What does Trade Secrecy have to do with a Sharing-based Paradigm?

 

 

Parallel Sessions

2.35 pm

Stream 2A (OC)

Panel Discussion: Judgment Day for Lawyers - Automation of Qualitative Decision Making & the Practice of Law

Moderator:

KOH Chia Ling, Managing Director, Osborne Clarke Queen Street, Singapore

  

Commentator:

Chee Kin LAM, Managing Director & Head of Compliance, DBS

 

Panellists:

Rein GRAAT, Managing Director & General Counsel Asia-Pacific, ING
Xavier PICAN, Partner, Osborne Clarke 

 

2.35 pm

Stream 2B (SMU)

Presentation: The Regulation of Online Platforms

 

Moderator:

LOO Wee Ling, Associate Professor, SMU

 

Speakers:

Dr Jonathan GALLOWAY, Senior Lecturer, Newcastle Law School, Innovation of platforms: quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

Dr Gary LOW, Assistant Professor, SMU, Risk and Online Platforms: Regulatory and other Perspectives

 

3.35 pm

Tea Break

 

 

Plenary Session 1:

4.15 pm

Presentation: Connected & Autonomous Transport

  

Moderator:

Kelvin LOW, Associate Professor, SMU

 

Speakers:

Simon SPOONER, Partner and International Head of Transport & Automotive Sector, Osborne Clarke, Connected & Autonomous Transport

CHEN Siyuan, Assistant Professor, SMU, Chow Zi En, Recreational drones and alleged privacy intrusions: any personal remedies?

 

5:15 pm

Programme End