Conference on IT Law

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When
12.04.2019
09:00 – 18:00
Where
Kyiv, Ukraine, 30 Tarasa Shevchenka Blvd

The Ukrainian Bar Association together with the International Bar Association have the pleasure of announcing the Conference on IT Law, taking place in Kyiv, Ukraine, on 12 April 2019 (Hilton Kyiv Hotel, 30 Tarasa Shevchenka Blvd.)

PROGRAM

08:30-09:00

Registration. Welcome Coffee

09:00-09:20

Welcoming Remarks

09:20-09:50

Keynote speech

 

Ronnie Apteker, advisor at Thinkst Applied Research (South Africa)

Entrepreneurs invest in people

09:50-11:20

SESSION 1. Legal Challenges of New Technologies

Moderator:

Ronnie Apteker, advisor at Thinkst Applied Research (South Africa)

09:50-10:10

Anurag Bana, Senior Legal Advisor with the IBA's Legal Policy & Research Unit (UK)

Legal issues and challenges of the Internet of Things (IoT)

10:10-10:30

Daria Brashkina, Legal Lead for CIS regions at Microsoft (Germany)

Ethics in AI

10:30-10:50

Begum Kayum, Partner at Kayum & Demir Attorney Partnership (Turkey)

Right to be forgotten: comparison of application in EU, USA and Turkey

10:50-11:20

Q&A session

11:20-12:00

Coffee break

SECTION 2.1. Cybersecurity

12:00-13:30

SECTION 2.2.Privacy vs. Business

Moderator: TBD

Moderator: TBD

Speaker TBD

Topic TBA

12:00-12:20

Georg Mikhael Bauer, Intellectual Property Manager at NXP Semiconductors (Austria)

Mobile Payment App (WeChat) and its compliance with GDPR: Success or failure?

Wojciech Dziomdziora, Counsel, at DZP law firm (Poland)

How to prepare the company for cybersecurity threats - legal and compliance challenges

12:20-12:40

Martin Schirmbacher, Partner at HÄRTING Law firm (Germany)

11 Months of GDPR-compliance in Germany – funny and not
so funny dealing with 18 German DPA

Sascha Pres, Counsel at SKW Schwarz (Germany)

Trade secrets and IT security – A snapshot from the EU

12:40-13:00

Ceylin Beyli, Founder & Managing Lawyer at CBL Law Office (Turkey)

Turkish approach to data protection and its challenges for foreign companies

Q&A session

13:00-13:30

Q&A session

13:30-14:30

Lunch

SECTION 3.1. Digital Single Market: online business

14:30-16:00

SECTION 3.2. FinTech

Moderator:  Victoria Polyakova, Managing Partner at GBP Partners (Ukraine)

Moderator: TBD

JP McCarthy, Online content editor at Taxamo (Ireland)

EU VAT on e-services, MOSS and what to expect in this field

14:30-14:50

Thomas Ruhm, Partner at SCWP Schindhelm (Austria)

EU Legal Framework for FinTechs

Cagri Cetinkaya, Partner at Çetinkaya & Pehlivan (Turkey)

Data Localisation rules vs. global online companies

14:50-15:10

Erdost Pehlivan, Partner at Çetinkaya & Pehlivan (Turkey)

AML and KYC challenges payment system companies are facing for cross border transaction and limitation of data localization

Leonhard Reis, Attorney, Austrian IT-law Symposium (Austria)

New EU e-commerce rules (aimed to stop unjustified geoblocking)

15:10-15:30

Anthony Provasoli, Partner, FinTech Team Leader at Hassans International Law Firm (Gibraltar)

Legal and regulatory position relating to blockchain businesses in Gibraltar (the only DLT-license jurisdiction)

Q&A session

15:30-16:00

Q&A session

16:00-16:30

Coffee break

SECTION 4.1. IP in the Digital Age

16:30-18:00

SECTION 4.2. How to deal with tech, majors and people

Moderator: Kateryna Oliinyk, Partner at Arzinger (Ukraine)

Moderator: TBD

Eleonora Rosati, IP Counsel at Bird&Bird (Italy/UK)

Intermediary liability and responsibilization under EU IP law

16:30-16:50

Dmitriy Levchenko, Senior Digital Attorney at Kyivstar JSC of the VEON Group (Ukraine)

GooglePlay requirements towards privacy of mobile applications

Anastasiya Chuvaeva, IP Legal Counsel at Wargaming
(Ukraine)
Natalia Yurieva, Legal Counsel at Kino-mo, HYPERVSN (Belarus)

Publicity rights in the digital era

16:50-17:10

Nadezhda Hadanovich, Counsel, Head of IP/IT at Stepanovski, Papakul and Partners (Belarus)

A psycho client or how IT companies can handle  problem clients

Michał Sawicki,  IT Asset Management Architect at Atos Polska S.A. (Poland)

Software asset management - everything that needs to happen before software compliance report

17:10-17:30

Toomas Seppel, Attorney-at-Law at Hedman Partners (Estonia)

How legal tech is changing the work of the lawyer

Q&A session

17:30-18:00

Q&A session

18:00-19:30

Networking reception

The program is being updated.

The working language of the conference is English, however we will be providing simultaneous translation (English/Ukrainian).

The registration is now open. Your participation will be confirmed upon the registration fee payment

For additional information on the event and partnership opportunities, please contact the UBA Secretariat at tel.: +380 (44) 492-88-48, e-mail: forum@uba.ua. Contact person - Victoriia Dotsenko.

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Conference on IT Law

When
12.04.2019
09:00 – 18:00
Where
Kyiv, Ukraine, 30 Tarasa Shevchenka Blvd

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