Stay current on the latest IT law developments with our series of seminars focused on technology, media, and telecommunications law, organised by IPOS International in conjunction with a community of public sector lawyers from Singapore.
Participants can look forward to the sharing of insights and perspectives from a variety of leading practitioners and academics, on areas that include intellectual property, competition law, blockchain, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity and data protection.
This virtual seminar series aims to provide participants with an overview of some of the latest IT law issues and developments. Every session focuses on a different topic and will be conducted by a variety of leading practitioners and academics in the relevant field, who will deliver presentations and participate in a Q&A discussion with opportunities for participants to pose questions.
Reading materials for each seminar topic, such as seminal court decisions and technology law articles, as well as pre-recorded lectures providing an introduction to technology law, will be made available to participants ahead of each lecture.
Participants who sign up for any of the seminars will be given access to the following pre-recorded lectures, which are aimed at providing a broad overview of the world of technology law:
Assistant Professor Lim How Khang
Singapore Management University
|Digital Computing 101|
Mr Yeong Zee Kin
Assistant Chief Executive (Data Innovation & Protection Group), IMDA; Deputy Commissioner, Personal Data Protection Commission
|An Introduction to Technology Law|
These are pre-recorded lectures which will be made available (free of charge) to participants of the IT Law series.
Competition Law Issues in the Technology Sector
Synopsis: This lecture provides an overview of competition law issues in the technology sector. This includes issues surrounding the emerging FinTech markets, the regulation of Big Tech platforms, technology transfer agreements, digital rights management, and algorithmic collusion.
Ms Winnie Ching
Senior Director (Legal), Competition & Consumer Commission of Singapore
|An Overview of Competition Law Issues in the Technology Sector||2:00pm – 3:00pm (60mins)|
Mr Scott Clements
Partner, Allen & Gledhill
|How to Assess Market Share in Rapidly Evolving Industries||3:00pm – 3:45pm (45 mins)|
|Short Break||3:45pm – 4:00pm (15 mins)|
Professor Burton Ong
Head (Competition Law Research), EW Barker Centre for Law & Business
|Competition Law and the Digital Dominance of Social Media Platforms||4:00pm – 4:45pm (45 mins)|
Moderator: Paul McClelland
Head of Legal, IPOS International
All speakers, moderated by Mr Paul McClelland (Head of Legal, IPOS International)
|Panel Discussion||4:45pm – 5:15pm (30 mins)|
*Subject to change in the event of unforeseen circumstances.
For more course information, view the IT Law Series: Competition Law Issues in the Technology Sector course page.