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High Tech Emerging Tech Conference

Thursday, November 29, 2018 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Boston Bar Association - 16 Beacon Street, Boston, MA


Emerging technology propels the economy, presenting exciting opportunities and unique legal challenges for entrepreneurs and high tech companies. This conference will bring together practitioners who advise these clients through all stages of their development and in-house counsel in the emerging technology industry to learn, network, and share ideas.

The conference will begin with a networking breakfast followed by 7 substantive panel sessions covering strategies and practice tips for advising emerging and high tech companies and industry developments in blockchain, big data, AI, robotics and more.

Conference Agenda:

8:00AM - 9:00AM
Networking Breakfast

9:00AM - 9:45AM
Keynote Discussion: Cybersecurity Issues for High Tech & Emerging Tech Companies

10:00AM - 11:00AM
Track One: Due Diligence and Compliance in Business Transactions
Track Two: Blockchain

11:15AM - 12:15PM
Track One: Managing and Growing an IP Portfolio
Track Two: Robotics and AI

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Track One: Legal Checklist for High Tech & Emerging Tech Companies
Track Two: Big Data, Privacy, and the Internet of Things

Registration Information:

Boston Bar Members – $325.00

Government Members - $250.00

Law Student Members - $100.00

Non-Member Guests – $425.00

To reserve your seat, create a New User account -or- contact Rachel Andreas: 617.778.1904

Boston Bar educational programs are sponsored in part by the Joan B. DiCola Fund of the Boston Bar Foundation. This fund provides critical support for Boston Bar Association programs and initiatives that foster the education and professional development of lawyers. For more information on the BBF or this fund, please click here.

Sponsoring Section/Committee(s):




Rachel Andreas


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