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IFCLA 2018 conference

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Belén Arribas will be participating as moderator in the IFCLA Conference 2018, which will be taking place next 7th and 8th of June in Paris

Belén Arribas will be participating as moderator in the IFCLA Conference 2018, which will be  taking place next 7th and 8th of June in Paris.

  • Programm

8th of June 2018

8:30 - 9:00 Networking Breakfast

9:00 - 9:15 Welcome speech - IFCLA President – Marie-Hélène Tonnellier,  Partner, Latournerie Wolfrom Avocats, and André Meillassoux, President of AFDIT, Partner, ATM Avocats

9:15 - 11:15 GDPR & ePrivacy: a headache for business or a smokescreen for individuals?

Modera: Pascale Gelly, DPO, Schneider Electric

Sophie Nerbonne, (French Data Protection Authority), Deputy Director of legal and international affairs and of expertise

Philipp Kempermann, Partner, HEUKING KÜHN LÜER WOJTEK

Jean-Pierre Mistral, Director Global data privacy, Gemalto

Alex Blumrosen, Avokab, Partner, Avokab

James Mullock, Partner, Bird & Bird

11:15 - 11:45 Networking Break

11:45 - 13:00 Workshops (Choose one session)

Session A Collaborative works. Focus on the BIM, open source and e-health

How collaborative platforms can generate a revolution in a so-conservative field?

Moderator: Rahul Matthan, Partner, Trilegal

Claire Bernier, Partner, ADSTO
Martin Van Haller Groenbaek, Partner, Bird & Bird
Jonathan Sternberg, VP Business Development & Strategic Partnership, Medix Global

Session B The future of legal evidence and how to evaluate claims and loss. The impact of New Technologies.


Yves Leon, e-MYP, CEO, IT expert
Enrique Grande Bustos, Partner, Garrigues
Frédérique Dalle, Judge
India Johnson, President and CEO, American Arbitration Association

13:00 - 14:15 Networking Lunch

14:15 - 16:00 Can disruptive technologies and Big Data be considered as growth tools? Should we let the market regulate itself or should we create new rules? Focus on AI and IoT

Moderator: Rupert Vogel

Professor Pierre Berlioz, Private Law Professor, Université Paris 5, Director of Paris School Bar - Does the new tech development require new legal rules?
Bradley Joslove, Partner, Franklin - GDPR restrictions on profiling: are they compatible with the development of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning?
Cristina Guttuso, General Counsel, Business & Legal Affairs, Sigfox - Impact of the GDPR on the IoT development
Vikram Khurana, Senior Associate, Bristows - Intelligence and law – managing risks, exploiting opportunitieser

16:00 - 16:30 Networking Break

16:30 - 18:00 Workshops (Choose one session)

Session A Disruptive technologies and IP challenges

Moderator: Belén Arribas Sanchez, Partner, Andersen Tax & Legal

Séverine Dusollier, Law Professor, Ecole de Droit de Sciences Po
Julian Potter, Patent attorney, WP Thompson
Anna Haapanen, Partner, Roschier
Dr. Anselm Brandi-Dohrn, Partner, Von Boetticher - « Where to sue an infringer in case of IP infringement – a simple rule becomes difficult” (ECJ “Nintendo/BigBen”, BGH “Parfummarken”, The Coty decision

Session B Liability is at the very heart of central issues of new tech. Will there be a “universal” liability? We will examine how the liability is appreciated in the different tech projects concerning AI, Cloud, IoT…

Moderator: Roger Bickerstaff, Partner, Bird & Bird

Domenico Colella, Partner, Orsingher Ortu - Avvocati Associati
Vincent Martinaud, Lawyer, IBM
Chantal Cordier Vasseur, Partner, Latournerie-Wolfrom Avocats

20:00 - 00:00 Gala Diner

9th of June 2018

8:30 - 9:30 Networking Breakfast

9:30 - 11:15 What are the new trends in the software agreements negotiations? A comparative approach

New provisions, new practices in the software agreements. Comparative approach. Licensing: Software Audits: new source of revenues for suppliers?

Moderator: André Meillassoux, Partner, ATM Avocats, President of AFDIT

Richard Marke, Partner, Bates Wells Braithwaite
José Ramon Morales, Partner, Garrigues
Serge Gijrath, eLaw Leiden University
Maria PERNAS, Executive Vice President and Group General Counsel, Capgemini

11:15 - 11:30 Networking Break

11:30 - 13:00 Workshops (Choose a session)

Session A Cyber security: How to protect our innovative activities: which legal tools can be used to protect data and content?

Moderator: John P. Beardwood, Partner, Fasken Martineau

Alexandre Menais, EVP M&A Strategy and Corporate Development and Group Genreral Counsel, ATOS
Guillaume Poupard, Directeur general, ANSSI
Dennis Kenji Kipker, Bremen University, Germany
Sven Müller, Dipl.-ing. (DKE/VDE)

Session B How to secure innovation? The role of Blockchain.

Moderator: Oliver Habel, Partner, tecLEGAL  

Dai Davis, Partner, Percy Crow Davis & Co - What is Blockchain, What are the legal issues, where is the Technology taking us to?”
Vincent Fauchoux, Partner and cofounder, BlockchainyourIP - What is the Blockchain impact on companies’ IP’ strategy?
Professeur Nicolas Binctin, Law Professor in Poitiers University, Cecoji - which type of governance for the blockchain?

13:00 - 14:15 Networking Lunch

14:15 - 15:45 E-commerce

Moderator: Sajai Singh, Partner, JSA

Isabelle Gavanon, Partner, Fidal - data trading and internet advertising

Adrian Sim, Partner, Bristows - E-commerce and Digital Transformation:

Update on the regulatory landscape and the digital single market as it impacts e-commerce
Transforming your technology stack to cope with the digital transformation
Key commercial and legal issues in digital transformation deals

Anne-Sophie Lampe, Counsel, August Debouzy- E-commerce: an increasingly regulated sector?

Update on the new regulatory landscape in France encouraging online platform’s transparency
Marketplace and selective distribution network: pursuant to the Coty ECJ decision of December 6, 2017, a manufacturer can prohibit authorized distributors in a selective distribution system from using third-party platforms for the internet sale of his goods
The rise of illicit online trading and the limitations of the existing legal framework

15:50 - 16:45 From the Uberisation to AI: is there any room left for lawyers?


Thierry Perrouault, Directeur des Opérations juridiques, Orange
Eric Ravy, Directeur Juridique,

16:45 - 17:00 Final speech

17:00 -18:00 Closing cocktail


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