Here’s our exclusive interview with Ray Kurzweil, while he was over here in the UK last month for the LawTech Futures 2013 event in London. This is the only interview Ray gave while he was in the country – and in fact 5 minutes after we finished recording, he was in a limo on his way back to Heathrow.
If you missed ZyLab at yesterday’s LawTech Futures event in London, don’t worry because Rob Kenny of ZyLab UK and Insider editor Charles Christian are holding a live webinar on eDiscovery in the Corporate Environment this coming Tuesday 14 May. We’ve just completed a rehearsal and can promise you a session that will be lively and informative.
Here’s the firtst of a number of videos we’ll be publishing over the next few days from this year’s LawTech Futures event.
Thomson Reuters Elite would like to invite you to join them for a complimentary law firm breakfast seminar – How Technology Can Impact Law Firm Profitability – taking place in Denmark on May 14th and Sweden on May 16th.
Here’s some links following on from the LawTech Futures last week…
* the first is to the photo gallery for the event… http://lawtechfutures.com/photo-gallery-2013
* the second is to some coverage the event received in the Spanish press via Eva Bruch of More Than Law in Barcelona
This Wednesday (8 May) join a panel session on the Jackson developments so far. Hear from Mark Surguy (Partner at Eversheds LLP) and Johan Botha (Senior Case Manager at Herbert-Smith Freehills) as they discuss their experiences in working under the new procedures and the early lessons learnt. Andrew Haslam (Independent Litigation Support consultant from Allvision) will share feedback on an initiative to develop a Jackson protocol for use in one of the major courts.
Last month Epiq Systems Inc hosted a panel debate in London on the impact of the recent Jackson changes to the civil procedure rules relating to costs, which came into force on 1 April 2013. A webcast of the event is available here.
So was Tuesday’s LawTech Futures event in London busy? This cartoon from Rekoop sums up just how hard it was to get spare tickets for the event…
The British and Irish Association of Law Librarians (BIALL) is pleased to announce that the 44th BIALL Annual Study Conference and Exhibition is being held at The Hilton Hotel, Glasgow, from 13-to-15 June 2013. The Conference is the premier event for those working in the legal information sector.
If you are unable to attend LawTech Futures on Tuesday, you can catch one of the exibitors – Thomson Reuters Elite – the following day (Wednesday 1st May) at a breakfast briefing at Canary Wharf in London. Here’s the full invite…
The official app for next Tuesday’s LawTech Futures event in London is available now both for the iPhone and Android smartphones. We’ve been using an earlier version of the app for the last few days and have to say that – even if we weren’t involved with the event – this is one of the best events apps we have ever seen. Features include Speaker Profiles + a Floor Plan + the Event Schedule + a full Exhibitor List (alphabetical order) + Latest News + full Event Information (including how to get there by public transport) + Twitter Feed.
Here on the Insider, we are going to be more than a little distracted by next week’s LawTech Futures event in London (Tuesday 30 April). However here is a roundup of other legal IT and ediscovery events (including webinars) that will be taking place over the next few weeks…
The Frayman Group Seminar Series comes to Birmingham (England). Innovate, Automate & Comply with Compliguard Flow, Analyze & Protect Wednesday, May 15 START: 4.00pm END: 5.30pm DRINKS & CANAPES: 5.30pm – 6.30pm LOCATION: Offices of [...]
Today (Friday 19 April) and it is 10 days to go until LawTech Futures opens for business and Ray Kurzweil takes the stage. Along with a keynote and a book signing, we’ll also be filming an interview with him. And yes, to a question by a reader, he did also invent one the earlier musical synthesisers.
DocsCorp will be running several User Groups sessions in the Asia-Pacific, EMEA and North American regions. The sessions will look at some of the recent product releases and enhancements. We will also be looking at upcoming product developments for later in 2013.