TMT Sector Update 2018

Agenda

Timings

Sessions

09:00 - 09:30
Registration and breakfast
09:30 - 09:35
Introduction
09:35 - 10:30 Thorny developments in disputes: This session looks at some of the key developments in commercial TMT disputes Legal challenges of networks and infrastructures towards digitalisation
Louis Blanchot - Etix Everywhere, Business Director
Cybersecurity in a world of uncertainty
Axel Deininger - secunet, Executive Member of the Board
10:30 - 11:30 The gathering storm behind the GDPR: from May 2018, we anticipate a wave of new complaints, claims and contentiouus risk arising out of the GDPR. In this session, we discuss the data protection disputes and enforcement on the horizon Blockchain as a pan-sector solution
11:30 - 12:00
Coffee
12:00 - 13:00 Data monetisation: strategy and issues A polarised world: The “Philosophy” behind the cryptocurrency revolution The real Black Mirror: Navigating the law through the AI revolution
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch

14:00 - 15:00

Creating a successful digital health business: The founders of Doctor Care Anywhere will share their thoughts and experiences. The session will also consider some of the legal considerations to be navigated in this exciting sector The Tech Talent Charter: In this session we will explore the aspirations of the Tech Talent Charter and share our thoughts and insights on using it as a platform for increasing gender balance within your business
15:00 - 16:00 Data scraping and using big data: This session will address the key risks and legal issues associated withscraping data and purchasing big data, including data privacy issues, IP risks and criminal liability

TMT in Asia - The China dog barks

China’s adoption of innovative technology has been nothing short of astounding. To take Fintech as an example, reports put the value of online payments in 2017 at 100 trillion yuan (£11 trillion). What will happen next in Asia and how will affect the rest of the world?

16:00 - 16:30
Coffee
16:30 - 17:30

 

Deloitte’s TMT predictions 2018

 

Paul Lee - Deloitte, Partner and Global Head of Research TMT

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