Nature : Conference
Location : ITC Maurya, New Delhi
Contact : As mentioned in the post below
We are happy to announce that ITechLaw is organising the 2017 International India Conference in New Delhi on February 1-3, 2017 at the ITC Maurya. The conference is returning to New Delhi for the first time in more than 8 years and we will have attendees from across India, Europe, the United States, and the broader Asia-Pacific region.
About the Conference
The conference theme is Future Technologies: Balancing Policy and Regulations to Foster Innovations, and there are more than 40 expert speakers. The full agenda is available for review. The conference brings together nearly 150 leading lawyers, IT professionals, and government officers to discuss the cutting-edge of technology law. In addition to attending excellent sessions, delegates have the opportunity to talk to their peers and make new business connections.
Agenda topics include:
- Path to Technological Singularity
- Evolution from Internet of Human Beings to Internet of Things
- Bridging Tech-Law Gap- Balancing Policy & Technology for India’s Economic Growth
- Technology Disrupting Traditional Business
- Mergers and Acquisitions in the Technology Industry
- New Media
- Recent trends in Intellectual Property
- Net Neutrality Debate II- Beyond Discriminatory Pricing
- Technological Disruptions to Traditional Outsourcing
- Future of Mobility and Navigation
- Who Knows What You are Doing?
The conference is planned by a local and international committee with input from both in-house counsel and private practice lawyers with knowledge of initiatives and current events in India. Each session has three speakers to share their ideas and thoughts on the topics outlined above and they represent leading firms and companies such as Uber, Airbnb, Snapdeal, and Paypal. View the full list of attendees here.
The conference also features extensive networking opportunities during the conference and at the receptions. On the evening of Wednesday, February 1, attendees are invited to both the Opening Reception and the Young Lawyers Reception. On Thursday, ITechLaw hosts an exclusive Gala Dinner for all attendees. Many attendees share that meeting others was one of the most important reasons to attend the conference.
Registration prices vary between INR 14,300 and 19,800, depending on member status and if you are in-house counsel or a private practice lawyer. A special discount of INR 1,800 is available to SpicyIP readers by entering the discount code early2017 on the registration screen.
Dates and Location
February 1-3, 2017
ITC Maurya, New Delhi
ITechLaw has been serving the technology law community worldwide since 1971 and is one of the most widely established and largest associations of its kind. It has a global membership base representing six continents and spanning more than 60 countries. Its members and officials reflect a broad spectrum of expertise in the technology law field. ITechLaw informs and educates lawyers about the unique legal issues arising from the evolution, production, marketing, acquisition and use of information and communications technology. ITechLaw is a forum for the exchange of ideas and in-depth examination of information technology and telecommunications law issues.
ITechLaw President, Susan Barty, CMS: [email protected]
Program Committee Chair, Ira Schwartz, Parker Schwartz PLLC: [email protected]
Local Conference Committee Chair, Priti Suri, PSA: [email protected]
Local Conference Committee Co-Chair, Alan Sutin Greenberg Traurig: [email protected]
ITechLaw Managing Director, Emily Reineke: [email protected]