Upcoming events

General enquiries: events@oxfordfls.org

2019 October

  • 17th Oct (Venue: L39, London) - OFLS visit to CFTE office in London
  • 17th Oct 16:00 (Venue: Harris Manchester College) - Talk by Tianyu Yuan, Co-Founder of LEX Superior, and Oliver Groth, DPhil researcher in Computer Vision and Robotics
  • 17th Oct 17:30 (Venue: The House Bar) - "Oxford Question Time" Networking Event with Jones Day

2019 November

  • 1st Nov (Time & Venue: TBA) - Talk by EY on legaltech innovation.
  • 22nd-23rd Nov - Legaltech Hackathon in collaboration with the Oxford Law Society.

2019 December

  • 2nd Dec 18:00 (Venue: TBA) - Talk by Freetrade on the value of investment platforms.

Past events

Our past events held within the university.

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.

Event Photos

Emerging Tech Party (2019)

Emerging Tech Party (2019)

Seminar on Open Banking and Fintech

DoraHack 2018

Visit to CFTE (2018)

Visit to Startupbootcamp (2018)

Seminar by David Shrier (2018)

Oxford Disruptive Tech Week (2018)

Seminar (2018)

Visit to Fuse (2018)

Emerging Tech Party (2018)

Emerging Tech Party (2018)

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