Schedule

Hello practicality. 

 

Both parts of The LegalTech Vacation Scheme combine learning from our experienced speakers and mentors and building your skills and confidence through practice. 

You can explore our Skills Workshops and LegalTech48 below.

Skills Workshops
16-18 August

Day 1: Problem Identification

Day one of the skills workshops will cover where we are in LegalTech history, an overview of the business of law, and how to identify problems and inefficiencies at work. 

12:00pM
12:10PM
12:40PM
13:10PM
13:40PM
13:45PM
Welcome
The Business of Law
Majo Porvažník (CEO - Sparring) 
1-to-1 Networking Lunch
The Past, Present and Future of Technology in Law
Graeme Johnston (CEO - Juralio)
Break
Problem-Framing
Jay Dunning (Innovation Lead - DWF)
Nikita Patel (Innovation Manager - DWF)
14:30PM
Day 1 End
Day 2: Solution Creation

On day two of the workshops you will learn about design thinking, creating and developing solutions, and how to to put these into practice.

12:00pM
12:10PM
12:40PM
13:10PM
13:55PM
14:00PM
14:30PM
Welcome
Design Thinking & Innovation Methods
Sarah Blair (Director of IT - Thorntons Law)
1-to-1 Networking Lunch
Surprise Talk
Break
Fail Until You Succeed
Jonathan Patterson (Managing Director of Innovation & Ventures - DWF)
Day 2 End
Day 3: Solution Adoption

You have a solution, now what? The final day of the skills workshops will cover how to encourage solution adoption in your future organization and where to go next. 

12:00pM
12:10PM
12:40PM
13:10PM
13:40PM
13:45PM
14:30PM
Welcome
Ensuring Solution Adoption
Mike Kennedy
Olivia Hancock (AG)
1-to-1 Networking Lunch
How to get a horse to drink water
Jack Shepherd 
(Legal Practice Manager - iManage)
Break
Alternative Careers in Law (Panel)
Amy Conroy (Legal Engineer - Avvoka)
Chloe Kennedy (Senior Legal Technologist - Ashurst Advance Digital)
Sam Moore (Reynen Court)
Helen Lowe (easyJet)
Day 3 End

LegalTech 48
18-20 August

Pre-Session | August 18

Before LegalTech48 gets started, on the evening of the 18th of August teams will be introduced to one another to break the ice. 

Day One | August 19

On day one of LegalTech48, teams will receive the problem statement and start working with their group to design a solution. They will be assigned one industry mentor who will give them guidance and feedback on their initial designs. 

Day Two | August 20

On day two teams will finalize their solution and prepare their pitch for the judging session in the evening. They will again meet with an industry mentor who will help them perfect their pitch. One winner will be chosen from the various teams. 

Teams will work together over the 19th and 20th of August to design a solution for a problem given to them by the Law School 2.0 team. Their team sessions will be complimented by mentoring sessions from LegalTech industry leaders, and a winner will be chosen on the evening of the 20th of August.

 

Spots for LegalTech48 are being assigned via a Raffle. Participants must be attend the Skills Workshops, and be available all day on the 19th and 20th, as well as the evenings of the 18th and 20th of August.