Upcoming events

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Freshers' Fair 2019

Talk on Cryptocurrency Regulations (2019)

Emerging Tech Party (2019)

Emerging Tech Party (2019)

Seminar (2018)

Committee Social (2019)

Seminar on Open Banking and Fintech

Seminar: Machine Learning, Law, and Legal Robots (2019)

Visit to Fuse (2018)

Seminar by David Shrier (2018)

DoraHack 2018

Visit to CFTE (2018)

Visit to Startupbootcamp (2018)

Oxford Disruptive Tech Week (2018)

Emerging Tech Party (2018)

Emerging Tech Party (2018)

Emerging Tech Party (2020)

Past events

Our past events held within the university.

2020 Dec

  • Talk: "Lawtech and Sustainable Development: A New Agenda" by Dr. Mimi Zou, Co-Founder of Oxford Deep Tech Dispute Resolution Lab and Associate Professor in Law at University of Reading.

2020 Nov

  • Talk: "Open Banking: A Coder's Perspective" by Dharmesh Mistry.
  • Talk: "Tech Law and the Modern Lawyer" by Rajesh Sreenivasan from Rajah & Tann Technologies.
  • Talk: "Data Trusts: What they are and why we need them" by Anouk Ruhaak.
  • Talk: "Regulation of Digital Assets and Cryptocurrencies" by Ksenia Sussman, Founder and CEO of Lattitude

2020 Oct

  • Talk: "Legaltech 101: Demystifying how technology is used in law" by Lukas Wagner from Allen & Overy.
  • Talk: "Fintech 101: What is Fintech and why should I care?" by Domenico Piers de Martino from Deep Tech Dispute Resolution Lab.
  • Talk: "Robot Directors and Directors' and Officers' Liability Insurance: Adapt or Die" by Adolfo Paolini from Clyde & Co.

2020 September

  • Talk on "A Legal reading of Fintech" with Legance and LexDigital.

2020 August

  • Talk on "Digital Platforms: Enloya and The Future of the Legal Industry" by Manuel Sanchez, Founder and CEO of Enloya.

2020 June

  • Talk on "Qardus: The UK's First Ethical and Islamc Business Financing Platform" by Hassan Daher from Qardus.

2020 May

  • Talk on "An Insight into SeedLegals" by Janhavi R. Iyengar, Legal Manager at Seedlegals.
  • Talk on "Will AI-Driven Litigation Funding Enhance of Diminish Law Firms?" with Mark Beer & Robert Hanna (Augusta Ventures). Co-hosted with Oxford Deep Tech Dispute Resolution Lab.
  • Talk on "Contact Tracing Apps and Privacy: How they work and critical issues" by Antonino Polimeni.
  • Talk on "The Norms of Algorithmic Credit Scoring" by Nikita Aggarwal, Research and Teaching Fellow at the University of Oxford.

2020 March

  • Talk on "The ICO's AI Auditing Framework" with Reuben Binns from the ICO.

2020 February

2020 January

  • Panel talk on “When Blockchain Meets Arbitration: the Birth of Decentralized Justice” with Dr Federico Ast and Kleros.io. Organised in collaboration with the Chinese Law Discussion Group and Oxford Deep Tech Dispute Resolution Lab.

2019 December

  • A Lunchtime Seminar on "ICO Regulations" with Valerio Di Mascio, a Visiting Researcher at the University of Oxford.

2019 November

  • Talk by EY on legaltech innovation in the UK.
  • Panel Discussion on "Cryptocurrency Regulations and Future of the Crypto Economy" with Richard Howlett and Pete Wood.

2019 October

  • "Machine Learning, Law, and Legal Robots": A Talk by Tianyu Yuan, Co-Founder of LEX Superior, and Oliver Groth, a doctoral researcher in Computer Vision and Robotics.
  • "Fighting Financial Fraud with the Aid of Simulation": A Talk by Dr. Edgar Lopez-Rojas, a Fraud Analytics expert.
  • "Addressing Africa’s Challenges in Smart Contracts" A Talk by Herman Singh, CEO of Future Advisory. Organised in collaboration with the Oxford Deep Tech Dispute Resolution Lab.
  • OFLS visit to CFTE office in London.
  • "Oxford Question Time" Networking Event with Jones Day.

2019 June

2019 May

  • Panel Talk on "Technology and the future of the legal profession", chaired by Justine Pila, from the Oxford University Law Faculty. The panel be joined by Catherine Hammon, Digital Revolution Knowledge Lawyer at Osborne Clarke, Hannah Crowther, Senior Associate in Data protection and information law at Bristows, Kate Gaskell, Director of Practice Area Strategy for LexisPSL at LexisNexis and Nikita Aggarwal, Research Fellow at the University of Oxford. The event was co-hosted with Oxford Women In Law Student Society - OWLSS.
  • Emerging Tech Societies Party, an entrepreneurial event co-hosted with University's AI Society, Blockchain Society, Coding Society, and Robotics and Additive Manufacturing Society.

2019 March

  • A Seminar on open banking and competition policy by Oscar Borgogno.

2019 Feb

  • Panel talk on "Practical Aspects of Smart Contracts and Blockchain" with Jaasir Ali (CEO of BrandBlock), Stani Kulechov (CEO at Aave), Pavlo Tanasyuk (CEO at Spacebit), Chris Wray (Co-Founder of Mattereum), Andrey Brozhko (R3), Magdalena Golibiewska (Luno), and Simon Barducci (Tezos).

2019 Jan

  • Talk on "Technical Aspects of Smart Contracts and Blockchain" by Cais Manai a Senior Associate at R3 - event held in partnership with Bitmeet.
  • Panel talk on "Legal Aspects of Smart Contracts and Transactions" with Stefan Loesch (Lexbyte), Mateja Durovic (King's College), Sarah Green (University of Bristol), and Gary Nuttall (Distlytics Ltd).

2018 Nov

2018 Oct

2018 May

  • Talk on "The Use of Blockchain in Finance" by Codework Mindstone.
  • Oxford Disruptive Tech Week: Hosted a Smart Contracts workshop that culminated in the live breeding of a Cryptokitty that was put on auction for charity.

2018 April

  • Oxford Emerging Technologies Party, an entrepreneurial event co-hosted with University's AI Society, Blockchain Society, Coding Society, and Robotics and Additive Manufacturing Society.

2018 March

  • Talk on "Open Banking: Challenges and Prospects" by Chris Hill, Commercial Technology Partner and Fintech Lead, Kemp Little, and Dan Awrey, Professor of Financial Regulation at University of Oxford.
  • Talk on "The Impact of Brexit on the Fintech Industry" by Dan Awrey, Professor of Financial Regulation at University of Oxford, and Enda Palazzeschi, Head of Statistics and Economic Analysis unit, Cash department, Banque de France.

2018 Feb

  • Talk on "Intersection between Blockchain and Artificial Intelligence" by Vadim Fedchin, VC investor and Founder of United Business Angels, and Ivan Gorshunov, Partner at Etcetera Ventures and ex Mobile Apps Product Expert at Google.

2018 Jan

2017 May

  • Talk on "The DAO Heist: How to steal $50 million" by Laurence Kirk, a blockchain consultant at extropy.io and founder of the Ethereum Oxford meet up group.

2017 February

  • Talk on "Current state of the Fintech industry and its challenges" by John Armour: Hogan Lovells Professor of Law and Finance at Oxford, Daniel Drummer, Vice President of Fintech at JP Morgan, and Lisa Rabbe, the CEO of Stratosphere Analytics LLC, a RegTech startup.
  • Talk on "Blockchain and its influence on law and finance" by Philipp Paech, Professor of Law at the London School of Economics, and Ivo Sluganovic, a PhD candidate in Computer Science at Oxford.

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