Singapore gets ready for TechLaw.Fest

TechLaw.Fest

Responsible data use will be a core focus for Singapore's second TechLaw.Fest. The conference next week will cast a spotlight on the state of Asia legal innovation and in particular examine issues surrounding data - among them its access and control, security and 5G, and the role of data in commerce.

To be held from 5-6 September 2019 at Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Singapore, the two-day event will be opened by Minister for Law and Home Affairs Mr K Shanmugam while Sir Tim Berners-Lee, founder of the World Wide Web (WWW) will deliver the opening keynote.

Organised by the Singapore Academy of Law (SAL), Singapore's Ministry of Law and MP Singapore, the 2019 TechLawFest is expected to attract an anticipated crowd of 1500 international delegates and visitors including industry leaders, entrepreneurs, technologists, lawyers, and policymakers from some 18 countries.

Source: The Global Legal Post