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Singapore & Hong Kong - 28 July 2021

Online

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Day

02

Events

40+

Speakers

300+

Delegates
Exhibitors

15+

Singapore

Hong Kong

Presenting Sponsor

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ABOUT THE EVENT

 Global Legal ConfEx is an established online event that aims to bring together 300+ In-houseCounsel, Law FirmPartners, LawTech Professionals, Tech Vendors and Selected Service Providers.​

This event provides insights on Litigation. Contracts. Cyber Security . GRC (Governance, Risk & Compliance) . Technology. Software. E-discovery. Risk. Security. Compliance.  CCPA. GDPR etc.

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • 300+ In-house Counsel & Law Firm Partners

  • 40+ Speakers

  • 15+ Exhibitors

  • Keynote Addresses

  • Case Study Presentations

  • Qualified Business Leads

  • C Level Invitations only

  • Virtual Meetings

  • Virtual Exhibitions

  • Global Brand Visibility

 

Key Speakers

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Matthew Koh

Partner,
Rajah & Tann Asia

 

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Yudha Dewangga

VP / Group Head Legal - Contract Management,
PT. XL Axiata Tbk

 

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Head of Legal,
Swiggy

 

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Panduranga Acharya

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Eddy Wong

Vice President - AML Division, Legal and Compliance,
Genting Hong Kong Limited

 

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Above the Clouds

Agenda

* Program is subject to change without notice

Singapore ConfEx Track
Hong Kong ConfEx Track
08:55 AM – 09:00 AM (SGT/HKT)

Opening Remarks

09:00 AM – 09:30 AM (SGT/HKT)

Keynote Address 1

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09:00 AM – 09:30 AM (SGT/HKT)

Keynote Address 1

Legal Digitization to Boost Hong Kong Law Industry: 2021 & Beyond

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 delivery of legal services

  • Identifying tasks and work processes apt for automation

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

  • Most practical innovations for the less tech savvy legal professional

  • Benefits and risks of automation and digitization

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09:30 AM – 10:00 AM (SGT/HKT)

Keynote Address 2

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Courts: Moving from Litigation to Arbitration?

09:30 AM – 10:00 AM (SGT/HKT)

Keynote Address 2

COVID-19: Now, Next and Beyond for Legal Industry – Governance, Risk & Compliance Considerations

  • Governance & Risk Management considerations

  • Strengthening resilience during a pandemic crisis

  • Regulatory compliance trends and considerations

  • Managing treasury and short-term finance risks

  • Why is Arbitration less impacted by COVID-19 than litigation?

  • How to initiate Arbitration proceedings?

  • Impact on ongoing Arbitration proceedings

  • COVID-19 and Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC)

  • Virtual hearings in International Arbitration

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10:00 AM – 10:30 AM (SGT/HKT)

Keynote Address 3

Privacy and Data Protection in the Digital Era: Challenges and Trends in Singapore

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM (SGT/HKT)

Keynote Address 3

Managing Fraud, Corruption, and White-Collar Crime Disputes in the Hong Kong & Asia Pacific Region

  • Singapore: the costs of GDPR & privacy act compliance – where should they fall?

  • GDPR vs Singapore Personal Data Protection regulations

  • Impact of GDPR on Singapore based entities

  • Fraud Radar: What are the latest fraud trends?

  • View of general attitudes toward fraud in Hong Kong & Asia Pacific Region

  • Mitigating fraud risk with a fraud risk assessment

  • Commonly seen fraud issues in M&A and investment situations

  • How effective due diligence can help mitigate risks or even uncover deal breakers?

  • Enhancing the anti-fraud policies and procedures

  • How to ensure a harmonious litigation strategy

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10:30 AM – 10:50 AM (SGT/HKT)
10:30 AM – 10:50 AM (SGT/HKT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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10:50 AM – 11:05 AM (SGT/HKT)

Virtual Q&A Session

11:05 AM – 11:20 AM (SGT/HKT)

Meetings: Networking Lounge & Exhibition Area

11:20 AM – 12:00 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)
11:20 AM – 12:00 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)

Beyond the Allegation: How to Effectively Conduct Compliance Investigations

Arbitration vs Mediation, the Various Alternative Dispute Resolutions in Hong Kong

  • Review actions you can take now to prepare for an investigation

  • Examine crucial steps to take during an investigation

  • The different levels of investigations you should set up.

  • Discuss post-investigation best practices

  • 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?

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

  • Is there a particular format best used for incorporating mediation into a dispute resolution clause?

  • Mediation: What In-House Counsels expect?

  • Advantages/disadvantages of arbitration over the courts

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12:00 PM – 12:20 PM (SGT/HKT)
12:00 PM – 12:20 PM (SGT/HKT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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12:20 PM – 01:00 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)
12:20 PM – 01:00 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)

Contracts and Cyber Security: Two Ways to Protect Your Business

Data Discovery, Data Privacy and Cross-Border Implications

  • Know your Contracts

  • Cybersecurity considerations in acquisition planning and contract performance

  • Why cybersecurity must be priority in contract management

  • Using contracts to reduce cybersecurity risks

  • Staying current with cybersecurity in contracting

  • Data privacy concerns and statutory response

  • What you need to know about CCPA and related data privacy and protection requirements?

  • Data management considerations for complying with CCPA

  • CCPA: how differs from GDPR and strategies for compliance?

  • Beyond eDiscovery: Tech Forward Solutions to Privacy Challenges

  • “Ensuring compliance with agreed upon obligations by leveraging technology

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01: 00 PM – 01: 20 PM (SGT/HKT)
01:00 PM – 01:20 PM (SGT/HKT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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01:20 PM – 02:00 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)
01:20 PM – 02:00 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)

Privacy on the Web: Facts, Challenges, and Solutions

The Convergence of Compliance: The Rising Tide of Global Anti-bribery and Corruption Enforcement

  • Understanding Privacy

  • The privacy problem

  • Dimensions of Web privacy

  • Sources of privacy violation

  • Solutions

  • Identify compliance risk before it impacts your core business

  • Mitigating risk associated with anti-corruption & anti-bribery laws

  • Evaluating adequate compliance, business ethics, anti-bribery and anti- corruption framework

  • Protecting businesses from bribery and corruption

  • Anti-corruption risks in the context of M&A and joint ventures

Despite important regulatory and technical efforts aimed at tackling aspects of the problem, privacy violation incidents on the web continue to hit the headlines. Legal experts outline the salient issues and proposed solutions focusing on generic Web users’ Web privacy.

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02:00 PM – 02:20 PM (SGT/HKT)
02:00 PM – 02:20 PM (SGT/HKT)

Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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Exclusive Case Study Presentation

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02:20 PM – 02:35 PM (SGT/HKT)

Virtual Q&A Session

02:35 PM – 02:50 PM (SGT/HKT)

Meetings: Networking Lounge & Exhibition Area

02:50 PM – 03:30 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)
02:50 PM – 03:30 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)

Trends, Challenges & Tech: Maintain Momentum in the New Era of E-discovery

Challenges in Contract Management and Adoption of Best Practices

  • 2021 Challenges

  • Addressing the backlog

  • Managing increased workloads

  • Developing new skills

  • Remote engagement

  • Prepare, strategize and implement contract models to combat future technological challenges

  • Identify, collaborate and adapt the new normal

  • Embrace the right technology – smart contract management software solutions

  • Engage, involve and evolve with stakeholders

  • Adopt best practices to mitigate business and financial risks

  • Importance of record management

With advent of smart technologies, many corporations have adopted unique contract models to plan and execute contracts. Thus, while the business is focusing on establishment and growth, future challenges await them.

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03:30 PM – 04:10 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)
03:30 PM – 04:10 PM (SGT/HKT)

Joint Case Study Presentation

(General Counsel/Law firm Partner/Service Provider: Everyone speaks for about 10 mins.)

Practical Issues in Litigation and Arbitration in the Post-Pandemic World

Hong Kong & Asia-Pacific e-Discovery Markets- What's Driving Change?

  • Managing virtual hearings on motions

  • Perceiving how the court perceives the hearing

  • Evidentiary hearings in the virtual world

  • Settlement issues – where did the courthouse steps go?

  • Considerations in international arbitration – make sure you can communicate with your team!

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

  • Are there are complexities in the local languages that make e-discovery more difficult?

  • What technologies are e-discovery practitioners in Hong Kong are relying on?

  • How does the market in Hong Kong can compete/differ from the US or other markets?

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04:10 PM – 04:30 PM (SGT/HKT)

Virtual Q&A Session & Thank You Note

*There can be a slight change in the time provided in the agenda above

 

Sponsors & Partners

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Testimonials

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Pleasure

it was a pleasure to participate in this event. I hope you’ll invite me back again next year!

Laura Martino

Associate General Counsel, Compliance & Privacy, Global Jet Capital

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Great Platform

It’s a great platform to bring people from diverse and different legal fields. The fact that you mix and infuse the different people with diverse perspectives gives us a very enriching experience.

Aditi Chopra
Senior Attorney Corporate, External & Legal Affairs, Microsoft Corporation

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Glad

Glad to be a part of Singapore ConfEx and great to hear from so many knowledgeable people during the day both delegates and speakers alike!

Mark Langsbury
Director of Sales UK & Europe, ContractPodAi

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