TechLaw

Melbourne

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3 March 2020
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM AEDT
DLA Piper Australia
Level 21
140 William Street
Melbourne
VIC 3000
Australia

Technology impacts every part of our global economy. As a global law firm with a progressive mindset, DLA Piper thrives on helping our clients succeed in this transformative economy.

We work with many of the world’s leading technology companies. From start-ups to fast growing and mid-market businesses to mature global enterprises, our clients are companies that develop or create technology, are enabled by technology, or whose business model is fundamentally based on technology.

With a team at the forefront of the technology sector, we benefit from seeing the impact of technology on our clients and harness that knowledge in delivering services in Australia.

TechLaw is dedicated to providing in-house counsel, commercial teams and company leaders with knowledge and tools to facilitate journeys through innovation and disruption. Our conference program includes a diverse mix of legal and commercial topics delivered by DLA Piper lawyers and leading industry experts.


Agenda

8:30am

Registration and breakfast

8:55am

Welcome: Sarah Dolan, Senior Associate, DLA Piper

9:00am

Keynote speaker: David Bartlett, Former Premier of Tasmania, non-executive director and chair, and founder

9:45am

Panel: Cyber security

Chaired by Sarah Birkett, Senior Associate, DLA Piper

10:30am

Morning tea break

10:45am

Update: Patent litigation (software)

Robynne Sanders, Partner, DLA Piper

11:00am

Panel: Transport Infrastructure in the 21st century

Chaired by José de Ponte, Partner, DLA Piper

11:30pm

Blockchain and asset tokenisation

Scott Thiel, Partner, DLA Piper

12:00pm

Lunch and networking