September 20, 2016 | Toronto, Canada

Law Made and Thomson Reuters put together the most relevant legal innovation conference in Canada by combining their resources, networks and deep industry expertise for the Emerging Legal Innovation Forum.

The conference was a premiere forum showcasing top legal industry professionals and change leaders taking a comprehensive look at ways to use technology to revolutionize legal practice. More than 200 law firm leaders, technologists and academics discussed the future of technology and the legal profession.

This program examined the current state of technologies available and the impact they are having in the firm, how contract and document automation is changing the transactional practice, the design change requirements to leverage technology to improve delivery of legal services, and the power in leveraging legal data analytics.


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Full Details and Panel Descriptions at Emerging Legal Technology Forum website


Future Sight: The Promise of Technology to Revolutionize Legal Practice Daniel Martin Katz Associate Professor of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law

State of Play: Innovations Already at Work in the Law Moderator: Jason Moyse
Karl Chapman CEO Riverview Law | William D. Henderson Indiana University Maurer School of Law | Edward Hartman Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer, LegalZoom

Object Lesson: How Contract Automation is Changing the Transactional Practice Moderator: Jean Cumming Editor-in-Chief &Market Director, Lexpert
Ned Gannon CEO eBrevia, Inc | Fred Headon Assistant General Counsel – Labour and Employment Law, Air Canada | Mara Nickerson Chief Knowledge Officer, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP | Mark Tamminga Gowlings WLG | Andy Wishart Global Head – ContractExpress

The Impact of Design: A Corporate Legal Department Conversation Moderator: Jennifer Brown Managing Editor, Canadian Lawyer InHouse & Law Times
Liam Brown Founder & Chairman, Elevate Services, Inc. | David Cunningham Chief Information Officer, Winston & Strawn LLP | Alexander C. Gavis Senior Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, Fidelity Investments | Jolie Lin Vice President & Deputy General Counsel, BMO Financial Group | Linda Rush Privacy Officer & Associate General Counsel, Avis Budget Group, Inc.

Legal Analytics: Innovation at the Crossroads of Technology, Data, and Law Moderator: Carlos Gamez Senior Director of Innovation, Legal, Thomson Reuters
David Curle Director, Market Intelligence, Legal, Thomson Reuters | Matt Gillis President, Neota Logic Inc. | Jennifer Roberts Data Scientist, Intapp, Inc. | Toby Unwin Chief Innovation Officer, Premonition LLC