Agenda

View the agenda for the last Alternative In-House Technology Summit Europe from June 2024 below or click the button to get a printable version.

08:45

Registration and coffee in the exhibition area

09:45

Welcome from Alternative Events and Headline Sponsor, Morae

10:00

Keynote presentations & discussion

In this opening keynote session, three legal leaders spanning various sectors will share their stories and firsthand experiences of leading corporate legal teams. Each leader will focus on a distinct aspect of the key challenges currently faced by in-house legal teams.

10:40

Panel discussion
Generative AI: potential risks and value for in-house legal

This panel discussion will explore the practical implications and limitations of AI for corporate legal teams

11:10

Keynote presentation
Legal transformation is a state of mind, not a destination

Get ready to be both challenged and inspired as Matt, a seasoned legal tech professional with a non-legal background, draws on two decades of experience to shatter preconceived notions about the legal industry's pace of change. This thought-provoking presentation challenges the widely used term 'transformation' and explores the idea that the legal field is in a constant state of evolution, with today's pace rivalling any in history.

11:25

Networking break in the exhibition area

12:00

Keynote presentationThe psychology of change: why we resist change and how we can foster a culture of innovation

We are all hardwired to resist change and none so more than lawyers. Dr Helena Boschi will offer fresh insight into this perennial problem facing legal teams: driving user acceptance and adoption of new tech.

12:40

Panel discussion
Empowering the legal team: raising the legal team’s voice and value in technology decisions

Delving into critical topics such as aligning legal, enterprise, and company tech and navigating the challenges of securing the legal department an equal role in shaping the organization's technological infrastructure, this panel discussion will address critical challenges facing legal operations’ leaders.

13:05

Networking lunch

14:35

Knowledge-sharing discussions part 1 of 3 – Session A

Peer-to-peer Roundtables are 30-minute discussion groups, each led by a leader from a corporate legal team. These facilitated discussions will deliver insights and takeaways from across a broad range of corporate legal departments that are simply not otherwise available. Experienced professionals discuss real experiences in a confidential, intimate, and interactive setting.

For vendors only

While our delegates join the sessions in the conference room, we have created something for our vendor community.

15:45

Networking break in the exhibition area

16:15

Knowledge-sharing discussions part 2 of 3 – Session B

Peer-to-peer Roundtables are 30-minute discussion groups, each led by a leader from a corporate legal team. These facilitated discussions will deliver insights and takeaways from across a broad range of corporate legal departments that are simply not otherwise available. Experienced professionals discuss real experiences in a confidential, intimate, and interactive setting.

17:20

Networking break

17:30

The Samoan Circle – an Alternative panel discussion: what skill sets are crucial in the realm of legal tech and legal ops and is being a lawyer a prerequisite?

Our unique end-of-day-one-closer is the Samoan Circle, an informal and interactive session.  This is your chance to join the conversation, tackle some of these questions and have your say. 

18:05

Drinks reception

Time to move across to the Exhibition Hall for drinks and additional networking opportunities.

19:30

Dinner

Our informal buffet dinner, served on the Terrace, allows total flexibility and the chance to enjoy additional social interactions – meeting new people and catching up with old friends.

20:30

Prize-giving

We’ll gather in the bar area to announce the winners and to award prizes from the prize draws and competitions run by our sponsors today.

21:00

Alternative evening networking

After dinner and into the evening, the hotel bar provides the perfect setting for classic socializing and networking throughout the evening. With a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere, it's the ideal place to unwind and connect.

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