Legal Innovation Program
【GGR Webinar】Book launch: ‘Legal Innovation: Technology, the Legal Profession and Industrial Change’
DateFriday 14 October 2022
Time10:00 London time/18:00 Tokyo time
PlaceZoom, recorded
Event Outline

Languages: Japanese and English
Translation: NHK simultaneous interpretation (both ways, Japanese-English and English-Japanese)

Prof. Mihoko Sumida and Assoc. Prof. Felix Steffek, the duo who published “Legal Innovation: Technology, the Legal Profession and Industrial Change” in March 2022 has teamed up once again to organise a free talk session with the people you want to hear from most now. First, Mr Sadakazu Osaki of Nomura Research Institute, Japan’s leading expert on innovation x law, will share his take on the book. In the following panel discussion Mr Osaki will be joined by Prof. Simon Deakin, principal investigator of the research project “Legal Systems and Artificial Intelligence” and proponent of the Theory of Legal Evolution, as well as Assistant Prof.Hiroaki Yamada and Mr Ludwig Bull, two Japanese and British leading researchers in AI applications for law, to discuss how technology is changing dispute resolution and how to build an ecosystem for legal innovation.

■ Moderators

  • Prof. Mihoko Sumida, Hitotsubashi University
  • Associate Prof. Felix Steffek, University of Cambridge

■ Guests

  • Mr. Sadakazu Osaki, Nomura Research Institute
  • Prof. Simon Deakin, University of Cambridge
  • Assistant Prof. Hiroaki Yamada, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokunaga Lab
  • Ludwig Bull, Court Correct CEO

■ Organisers

Hitotsubashi University Graduate School of Law and Centre for Corporate and Commercial Law (3CL), University of Cambridge

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