The Contract Journey: Legal Tech in Contract Law

The “Contract Journey” workshop analyzes the most innovative methods and tools available in the market to improve contract management quality and monitoring partiesโ€™ performance, from negotiation to termination.

๐Ÿ—“ November 22nd, 2019.
๐Ÿ• 10:00 – 17:30
๐Ÿ“Œ Flagship BNP Paribas Fortis, Square du Bastion 9, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
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Participants will receive 6 continuing legal education (CLE) credits by the Belgian Institut des juristes d’entreprise (IJE)

Description

Legal professionals all have to deal with contracts, be it template creation, negotiation, word-processing and versioning, approval, signing, registration, drafting non-standard clauses, conservation or litigation. Contracts are truly an asset.

Thanks to a โ€‹learn-by-doing approach the most advanced legal technologies in this area will be presented by the same players that contributed to their development. Participants will be provided with a general overview of the legal tech sector and insights on the technology, with a specific focus on due diligence, e-signing and identity management technologies.

Programme

10:00-10:15
โ˜•๏ธ Registration and welcome coffee
10:15-10:30
Opening address

โ€ข Salvatore Orlando , BNP Paribas, Head of Retail & Private Banking Expat Clientele (Belgium)
โ€ข Giorgio Rizzello , Legal Director EMEA at Johnson & Johnson and co-founder of Chemycal

10:30-11:00
๐Ÿ“ Keynote
Tech and innovation trends in the legal profession

โ€ข Carmelo Fontana – Google, Senior Regional Legal Counsel

11:00-12:00
๐Ÿ“ Rich Demo Session
The Contract Lifecycle, part 1: Negotiation and Due diligence

โ€ข Roberta Di Nanni – Senior Legal Product Expert, Luminance
โ€ข Priya Bains – Head of Product, Luminance AI

12:00-12:15
โ˜•๏ธ Coffee Break
12:15-13:15
๐Ÿ“ Rich Demo Session
The Contract Lifecycle, part 2: Digital trust, e-signature, and ID digital solutions

โ€ข Igor Marcolongo – InfoCert, Head of Process and Compliance

13:15-13:30
Morning session closing address

โ€ข Anna Zeiter , Chief Privacy Officer at eBay

13:30-14:30
๐Ÿ Networking lunch and Flagship Tour
14:30-15:00
๐Ÿ“ Keynote
The EU Legal Tech Environment. Mapping out the best solution for our legal office needs

โ€ข Giulio Messori , Program Manager, Sweet Legal Tech

15:00-15:50
๐Ÿ“ Speed Consulting Session
Active exercise involving participants: a real life challenge regarding contract automation
15:50-16:00
โ˜•๏ธ Coffee Break
16:00-16:50
๐Ÿ“ Speed Consulting Session
Active exercise involving participants: a real life challenge regarding digitisation
16:50-17:20
๐Ÿ‘ฅ๐Ÿ’ก Roundtable session
"Take-home Sweeties." An open discussion on the next trends of legal tech
17:20-17:30
Closing remarks

โ€ข Giorgio Rizzello , Legal Director EMEA at Johnson & Johnson and co-founder of Chemycal