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Conference Agenda

2020 International India Conference Agenda

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

14:00 to 18:00

Registration Open

Level 2 Foyer

14:30 to 15:30

Data Protection Committee Meeting

Tasar

E-Commerce Committee Meeting

Eri

Mergers & Acquisitions Committee Meeting

Mulberry

15:30 to 15:45

Tea Break

15:45 to 16:45

Cyber Crime Committee Meeting

Tasar

Intellectual Property Committee Meeting

Eri

Startup Committee Meeting

Mulberry

16:45 to 17:00

Tea Break

17:00 to 18:00

Dispute Resolution Committee Meeting

Tasar

Interactive Entertainment and Media Committee Meeting

Eri

Technology Sourcing Committee Meeting

Mulberry

18:00 to 19:30

Welcome Reception

Muga (poolside)

Thursday, January 30, 2020

09:00 to 18:00

Registration & Exhibits Open

Ballroom Foyer

09:30 to 09:45

Welcome Address by the President

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I

09:45 to 11:00

Session 1: Introduction to the Responsible AI Framework by authors of the ITechLaw

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I

11:00 to 11:30

Tea/Coffee Break

Ballroom Foyer

11:30 to 12:45

Session 2A: TechLash – Gunning for the messengers- Fighting Tech-Lash by intermediaries, and ecommerce players in the fight for freedom of speech and democracy in light of fake news, deep fakes and encryption breaking.

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I

Gone are the days of tech exceptionalism. World over the regulators are gearing up to regulate what was once thought to be non-regulatable. How is the industry reacting to the TechLash. In the fight against Fake news and online accountability, do we need to kill anonymity? Do we need to break encryption to save our democracy? Are we gunning for the messengers? 

Session 2B: Implementing PDP Bill- Wish list for the industry

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom II

Four experts speak about what to expect once the PDP Bill is enacted.  

12:45 to 13:45

In-House Counsel Lunch

Tasar & Eri

Networking Lunch

Ballroom Foyer

13:45 to 15:00

Session 3A: Regulatory Landscape of FinTech in India

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I

FinTech sector in India is undergoing disruptive phase. New business models are emerging trying to push the envelope and bank the unbanked. What do lawyers, policy makers and regulators need to do to stay ahead. 

 

Session 3B: PDP Bill- Learnings from the GDPR and the rest of the world

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom II

Experts from world over give their input on how life, industry and practice changed after GDPR and how GDPR has impacted various businesses.  

15:00 to 15:30

Tea/Coffee Break

Ballroom Foyer

15:30 to 16:45

Session 4A: Competition in the Tech Industry

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I

20th century laws do not solve 21st century problems.  Old rules of competition law do need a significant relook in light of importance of data in most digital services. With data being the most valuable asset in M&A deals, is competition law now playing catch-up? 

Session 4B: IP is Like That

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom II

  • Statutory Licensing and Online Music 
  • Dynamic Injunctions  
  • Open Source  

16:55 to 17:55

I-Win Committee Meeting

Tasar & Eri

19:30

Gala Reception

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom Outdoor Foyer

Friday, January 31, 2020

10:00 to 11:15

Session 5: OTT Platforms- The Gathering Storm: Regulatory and court Actions and the industry response  

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I

How is the online media reacting to increasing court actions, proposals to regulate and increased public scrutiny? 

11:15 to 11:45

Tea/Coffee Break

Ballroom Foyer

11:45 to 13:00

Session 6A: Open Data- Regulating Non-personal Data and the policy challenges 

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I

Every touch point with any digital infrastructure leaves a digital bread crumb. What if every possible data is regulated? Should non-personal data be regulated? Should such data be made open or shared to break "data-polies"? If so, what are the impact it have on the current tech eco-system?  

Session 6B: Changing Mobility Sector:  Policy and Legal challenges to welcome a new world of Electric Vehicles, mass rapid transport systems and self-Driving Vehicles 

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom II

What has worked in the world of EVs and new age mobility solutions and what has not? Our panelists discuss the impending regulatory changes and Wishlist from the government to boost the new age mobility story. 

13:00 to 14:00

Networking Lunch

Ballroom Foyer

14:15 to 15:30

Session 7A: Telecom: Moving to unknown territories, issues relating to AGR, space, 5G and the future of telecom regulations

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I

Session 7B: New frontiers in e-Sports and online Games- Legal issues relating to E-sports, What lies past the Game of Chance threshold? Treasure Chests, New Formats and Hybrid Formats

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom II

15:30 to 15:45

Tea/Coffee Break

Ballroom Foyer

15:45 to 17:00

Session 8: General Counsel Forum

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I

17:00 to 17:15

Closing Remarks

Ritz-Carlton Ballroom I