Innovation and the Law

Wednesday, 25 October 2017
$440

Grace Hotel
77 York St
Sydney NSW 2000

CLE points: Four (4)

1.15pm    Introduction from Chair
Chair:    Thomas KALDOR, Head of Growth and Innovation, LegalVision

1.30 pm
Topic 1: The Evolution of a New Legal Industry - Fact, Fiction or Fantasy?
Speaker: Terri MOTTERSHEAD, Director Centre for Legal Innovation, The College of Law
The legal industry has changed. It's not a fad, not even a compilation of trends, but a whole new way of approaching who, what, when, where and how legal advice is delivered.
In this session, Terri Mottershead will analyse, discuss and encourage you to share your experience on:
•    The need for law firm/legal department leaders to think like legalpreneurs;
•    The importance of strategizing and business planning for a disrupted legal marketplace;
•    The impact of client demands on shaping new legal businesses, services and products; and
•    The critical need to redefine, redesign and reintegrate a different legal workforce in new workplaces and workspaces.

2.15 pm
Topic 2: The Open Innovation Model
Speaker: Graeme GROVUM, ‎Head of Innovation at Corrs Chambers Westgarth
•    What is the open innovation model?
•    The need for open innovation in the legal profession
•    Implementation of the open innovation model at Corrs
o    Building platform partnerships
o    Building product partnerships

3.00pm    Afternoon Tea

3.15 pm    Panel Discussion: Where to from here – different aspects of innovation and the future of the legal profession.
Thomas KALDOR, Head of Growth and Innovation, LegalVision
Terri MOTTERSHEAD, Director Centre for Legal Innovation, The College of Law
Graeme GROVUM, ‎Head of Innovation at Corrs Chambers Westgarth

4.15 pm     
Topic 4: New ways of working: Technology-enabled innovation in practice

Speaker: Beth PATTERSON, Chief Legal and Technology Services Officer, Allens

  • Legal tech innovations in practice:
    • Case Study: Predictive Coding & Analytics in Litigation/Regulatory
    • Case Study: AI in Due diligence
  • Choosing the right technology and right application
  • Creating multi-disciplinary teams (Lawyers, Project Managers, Technologist and Alternative Lawyer Workforces )
  • Bringing everyone on the journey (internally and externally)

5:00pm      Close 

Venue

Grace Hotel
77 York St
Sydney NSW 2000