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Key Speakers

We have worked relentlessly to make sure that we have the best of the best speakers in our line up. We have tried to cover most of the points that lawyers in APAC are looking answers for especially in these tough times. We have asked our speakers to share their hearts out and enlighten the delegates on solving a long list of issues that are bothering them.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Ajay Upadhyay

Partner- Forensic Services
KPMG in 
India

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

David Blanco Jimenez

Head Of Law Patents & Compliance ASEAN / APAC Regional Counsel,
Bayer,
Singapore

Mary Jo Schrade

Assistant General Counsel,

Regional Lead,
Microsoft, Singapore

Sanjay Shah

Managing Director Asia,
iManage,
India

Director-Senior Counsel, Regulatory Affairs, Asia Pacific

Mastercard,

India

Rajiv Mohapatra

Presales Engineer,

Cellebrite,

Singapore

Jeffrey Png

Principal Engineer

and Head of Asia Offices,
 Exponent,  Hong Kong

Ray Huang,

Ph.D., P.E., CFEI

Campbell Steedman

John Elisher

Head of Legal & Compliance & Company Secretary,
Bank of Sydney,
Australia

Raghunath Rath

AVP & Head - Legal, Compliance & Company Secretary,
Par Pharmaceutical,
India

Director of Client Services,

Exterro,

USA

Maggie Ledbetter

Vice President, Legal,

Tata Communications Limited,

India

Rachita Maker

Antonius Alexander Tigor

Head of Legal Business Partner - Digital,
Telkomsel,

Indonesia

Amanda Williams

General Counsel,
Borouge,
Singapore

Sumita Dass

Head of Legal,

Carrier,

India

Kris Klinkerman

Senior Technology Consultant, Exterro,

USA

Waltter Kulvik

Partner,
Ashurst,
Singapore

Dima Gutzeit

Founder and CEO,

LeapXpert,

Hong Kong

Feras El Hajjar

Founder & CEO,
App4Legal

Ezra Tay

General Counsel & Head of Compliance,
Cake DeFi, Singapore

Matthew Secomb

Partner,
White & Case,
Singapore

Paul Lanois

Director - Technology and privacy,
Fieldfisher,
United States

Naveen Chandra Kushwaha

Head of Legal & Company Secretary,

Under Armour,

India

Errol Bong

Head Of Compliance &

Legal Counsel,

Noble Group,  Hong Kong

 

Agenda

.Access our detailed programme and attend content-rich Industry Sessions, Experiential Learning Sessions, Exclusive Case Study Presentations and much more. Network and partner ONLINE with top experts and leaders from the Global Legal industry.

* Program is subject to change without notice

08:58 AM – 09:00 AM (SGT)

Opening Remarks

09:00 AM – 09:19 AM (SGT)

Keynote Address 1

Drivers of Changes: Automation and Digitization to Boost Asia Pacific Legal Industry

Due to growing competition and other global crises, lawyers are under growing pressure from all sides. However, evolving innovations and advances in process automation are leading towards enhanced workflow benefits as well as opportunities to reduce the time spent and improvise the task processes and workflows. Learn:

  • Latest automation tools to enhance the delivery of legal services

  • Identifying tasks and work processes apt for automation

  • Overcoming barriers and pain points to adapt to new technology efficiently

  • ost practical innovations for the less tech-savvy legal professional

  • Benefits and risks of automation and digitization

Speaker:

David Blanco Jimenez

Head Of Law Patents & Compliance ASEAN / APAC Regional Counsel,
Bayer,
Singapore

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09:19 AM – 09:51 AM (SGT)

Keynote Address 2

Role of Forensic Investigation as a Tool in Litigation/Arbitration

Speaker:

Ajay Upadhyay

Partner- Forensic Services
KPMG in India

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09:51 AM – 10:22 AM (SGT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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The power of Artificial Intelligence with market leading Document and Email Management helps transform the lives of professionals in the Legal Industry

Transforming the lives of professionals:

  • Increase lawyer productivity

  • Enhance quality of client service

  • Gain new insights

  • Improve governance and security

  • Mobile access for the modern lawyer

  • Work smarter With AI

Speaker:

Sanjay Shah

Managing Director Asia,
iManage,
India

 

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In a Meeting

10:22 AM – 10:41 AM (SGT)

Experiential Learning Session

(Individual Knowledge Sharing Session: Each speaker shares insights for about 07-10 mins.)

Technology, Remote Offices & Virtual Teams: Are they the Future of the Legal Profession?

No one could have anticipated that 2020 would be the year that the legal profession went virtual. Today, Legal industry all across the world have embraced and implemented technologies and new working practices. This transformative shift for the legal profession has brought new opportunities and risks for legal industry.
 

  • Sharing best practices for managing a remote workforce and what are the long term implications

  • What obstacles and risks did we have to overcome along the way?

  • Dealing with cyber attacks and keep data secure

  • Identifying the opportunities for the future

  • Roadmap to drive productivity and inclusivity, over the digital platforms

  • Lessons learnt and key successes from this transformation process

Speakers:

Raghunath Rath

AVP & Head - Legal, Compliance & Company Secretary,
Par Pharmaceutical,
India

John Elisher

Head of Legal & Compliance & Company Secretary,
Bank of Sydney,
Australia

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10:41 AM – 11:00 AM (SGT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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Defensible Data Retention: The Holy Grail of Mitigating Data Privacy Risks

Over-retention of data is a major data privacy risk. Global regulations from US, Europe and APAC specifically require that companies ensure their retention standards are up-to-date and enforced, and that all obsolete records containing regulated sensitive data are disposed of promptly. By implementing defensible data minimization strategies across your organization you can significantly reduce your costs and risks

In this 20 minute product demonstration, learn:

  • How to best implement data minimization strategies that protect your company's data and your organization;

  • The vital role technology plays in automating and identifying the right data to delete

Speakers:

Maggie Ledbetter

Director of Client Services,

Exterro,

USA

 

Kris Klinkerman

Senior Technology Consultant, Exterro,

USA

 

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11:00 AM – 11:20 AM (SGT)

11:20 AM – 11:37 AM (SGT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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LeapXpert: B2C Federated Messaging Orchestration Platform (FMOP)

Speaker:

Dima Gutzeit

Founder and CEO,

LeapXpert,

Hong Kong

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11:37 AM – 12:08 PM (SGT)

Experiential Learning Session

(Individual Knowledge Sharing Session: Each speaker shares insights for about 07-10 mins.)

 

Accelerating Legal Industry with AI, Contract Management and Cloud Computing
 

  • How AI, machine learning and other technologies have changed the legal industry’s approach and framework?

  • Artificial Intelligence is not the replacement of a lawyer?

  • Cloud Computing: risk or solution to data?

  • Why Contract Management matters? Increased software entrants in Contract Management, what’s the need?

  • What to pick- one stop Solution or different efficient solutions?

Speakers:

Rachita Maker

Vice President, Legal,

Tata Communications Limited,

India

Antonius Alexander Tigor

Head of Legal Business Partner - Digital,
Telkomsel,

Indonesia

Ezra Tay

General Counsel & Head of Compliance,
Cake DeFi, 

Singapore

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12:08 PM – 12:36 PM (SGT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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Moving Beyond Manual Processes for Contract Management: Leveraging Contract Lifecycle Management to Drive Remarkable Efficiency Gains

Morae is excited to bring DocuSign CLM, a world leader in Contract Lifecycle Management to India and share the client success story of Unilever.

The audience will learn:

  • How Docusign helped Unilever in implementing a global contract lifecycle management solution

  • The challenges encountered by Unilever

  • The benefits and outcomes from the implementation

Speaker:

Priti Parekh

Senior Managing Director,

Morae Global,

India

Yolanda van den Berg

Solution Architect,

DocuSign,

Australia

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12:36 PM – 12:57 PM (SGT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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Maintaining Efficiency, Visibility & Control for Lawyers

Speakers:

Feras El Hajjar

Founder & CEO,
App4Legal

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12:57 PM – 01:08 PM (SGT)

Experiential Learning Session

(Individual Knowledge Sharing Session: Each speaker shares insights for about 07-10 mins.)

Simplifying and Accelerating e-Discovery: Asia-Pacific Take
 

  • Asia-Pacific e-Discovery markets- what's driving change?

  • Handling the challenge of data in multiple languages during e-discovery projects

  • Are there complexities in the local languages that make eDiscovery more difficult?

  • What technologies are eDiscovery practitioners in APAC are relying on?

  • How does the APAC legal industry differ from the US or other markets?

Speakers:

Amanda Williams

General Counsel
Borouge
Singapore

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01:08 PM – 01:24 PM (SGT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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The 'Art' of Investigation: Responding and Investigating at the Same Time

In this session, we will be talking about the time to value for investigations and how you can optimise your investigative workflow with the help of a comprehensive digital intelligence platform.


Key Focus Areas:

  • How investigations take place using a real-life case scenario

  • Corporate workflow in investigations and how you can optimize this process

  • Demo and quick overview of some of the new features and functionalities available to make your job easier

Speaker:

Jeffrey Png

Presales Engineer,

Cellebrite,

Singapore

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01:24 PM – 01:44 PM (SGT)

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01:44 PM – 02:27 PM (SGT)

Experiential Learning Session

(Individual Knowledge Sharing Session: Each speaker shares insights for about 07-10 mins.)

 

Successful Integration Techniques for Today’s M&A

With M&A on the rise and cross-industry M&A becoming ever more common, nearly every legal department will be affected by it at some point. Identifying the intricacies of these situations is only the start. It is important to understand the precise impact these will have on the process and the risk they may pose later down the line.

  • Review strategies for avoiding common pitfalls

  • Aligning with the wider business initiatives

  • Managing the integration process within your legal team and wider business

  • Identifying risk at the first instance

Speakers:

Head of Legal,

Carrier,

India

Sumita Dass

Waltter Kulvik

Partner,
Ashurst,
Singapore

Campbell Steedman

Managing Partner,
Squire Patton Boggs,
UAE

Amber Gupta

Head Legal and Company Secretary,
Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance Company Limited,
India

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02:27 PM – 03:00 PM (SGT)

Experiential Learning Session

(Individual Knowledge Sharing Session: Each speaker shares insights for about 07-10 mins.)

Mediation and Arbitration: The Process of Enforcement

  • Can mediation be effectively used in connection with arbitration? If so, at what stage?

  • How effective is mediation generally? In what circumstances or jurisdictions is it most effective? Is there a particular format best used for incorporating mediation into a dispute resolution clause?

  • Should companies include mediation clauses in their standard commercial contracts?

  • Mediation: what do the in-house counsel expect?

  • Advantages/disadvantages of arbitration over the courts

  • Arbitration vs Mediation:  the various alternative dispute resolution strategies in APAC regions

Speakers:

Matthew Secomb

Partner,
White & Case,
Singapore

Naveen Chandra Kushwaha

Head of Legal & Company Secretary, Under Armour, India

Rajiv Mohapatra

Director-Senior Counsel, Regulatory Affairs, Asia Pacific

Mastercard,

India

Ray Huang,

Ph.D., P.E., CFEI

Principal Engineer and

Head of Asia Offices,
 Exponent,  Hong Kong

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03:00 PM – 03:38 PM (SGT)

Experiential Learning Session

(Individual Knowledge Sharing Session: Each speaker shares insights for about 07-10 mins.)

Cyber Security - Breach Prevention, Response & GDPR

  • Why you won’t be fined 4% of your annual turnover for a cyber security breach – despite the hype about GDPR?

  • What GDPR really says about cyber security requirements?

  • What the realistic threats are to your organization?

  • Why you don’t need to be increasing the liability levels with your critical third-party service providers because of GDPR?

  • Cyber Security, E-Contracts and its Validity in APAC

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