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Tuesday 11th June
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Pre-Conference Registration
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Networking Jumpstart
Wednesday 12th June
7:45 AM - 8:45 AM
Registration and Arrival Tea & Coffee
8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
Conference Opening & Welcome
9:00 AM - 9:40 AM
Innovation at the Speed of Legal Operations
Connie Brenton
Senior Director of Legal Operations, NetApp (US)
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Embedding a Legal Operations Model to Achieve Digital Transformation
Gary Adler
Chief Digital Officer, MinterEllison
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Ticketing, Triage and Tools as a Mindset for Streamlining Legal Ops
Priyanka Nair
Legal Counsel, Vicinity Centres
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
The Upshot of Failure:Legal Intrapreneurship and The Heroes Journey
Erika Ly
President NSW, The Legal Forecast
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Understanding the Role of Diversity & Inclusion in Fuelling Innovation
Alison Woolsey
- Director, Diversity & Inclusion, Clayton Utz
& Rachel Mead
- Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Woolworths Group
& Justine Knight
- Senior Program Manager - Diversity & Inclusion, nbn™ Australia
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
How to Build a Remarkable Service Culture and Realise a Client Experience Advantage in the Legal Marketplace
Carl White
Director and Chief Experience Officer, CXINLAW
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Change and Collaboration: How Legal Design Helps to Develop an Agile Work Environment in Legal Organisations and Creates Useful, Engaging and User-Centric Solutions: Legal Design Intro and Contract Design Workshop
Astrid Kohlmeier
Attorney and Legal Designer, Co-Founder Liquid Legal Institute (Germany)
10:30 AM - 11:25 AM
Morning Tea & Exhibition Viewing
11:25 AM - 12:10 PM
Exploring Global Innovations in the Delivery of Legal Services
Prof. Renee Knake
Professor of Law, University of Houston Law Center (US)
11:25 AM - 12:10 PM
Self-Learning Lawyers for the Digital Age
Prof. Erik Vermeulen
Vice President and Head of Governance, Philips Lighting (Netherlands)
11:25 AM - 12:10 PM
Empowering Lawyers to Create Healthy Workplaces: a Guided Workshop
Erika Ly
President NSW, The Legal Forecast
11:25 AM - 12:10 PM
Inside the Mind of a “New” Lawyer
Perveen Maan
Lawyer, White & Mason & Co-Founder Anika Legal
11:25 AM - 12:10 PM
Use the Client Data You Have for Real Competitive Advantage
Sam Harris
General Manager – Insights and Customer Experience, HESTA
11:25 AM - 12:45 PM
Experience the Methodology: Legal Design Through a Practical and Interactive Use Case in a Contract Design Session
Astrid Kohlmeier
Attorney and Legal Designer, Co-Founder Liquid Legal Institute (Germany)
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
The Legal Forecast Presents an AMA (Ask Me Anything)
Erika Ly
President NSW, The Legal Forecast
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Innovation and Agility: Future Proofing our Law Firm for the Modern Digital Economy
Kirk Rogers
IT Director, Gilchrist Connell
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Agile APP Development For Your Legal Use Case
Tony O'Reilly
Director, Technology & Innovation – Deals, Tax and Legal, KPMG
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Technology Assisted Review: The Future of eDiscovery
Emily Small
TAR Expert, Epiq
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
The Journey MinterEllison Undertook to Create the Perfect Cybersecurity Awareness Training Partner
Sunil Saale
- Head of Cyber and Information Security, MinterEllison
& Lucy Grigg
- Mimecast Awareness Training Specialist, Mimecast
12:45 PM - 1:50 PM
Lunch & Exhibition Viewing
1:50 PM - 2:35 PM
The Seven Steps to Better Brain Health
Dr Jenny Brockis
Founder, Brain Fit
1:50 PM - 2:35 PM
Public Value: Going Beyond Compliance to Contribute to the Greater Good
Charles Cho
General Counsel, NSW Treasury
1:50 PM - 2:35 PM
We are born global: New Realities for Tomorrow's Lawyers
Erika Ly
President NSW, The Legal Forecast
1:50 PM - 2:35 PM
Building Inclusive Workplaces- Why A PR Job Simply Won’t Cut It
Joshua Griffin
Head of Talent & Inclusion, SBS
1:50 PM - 2:35 PM
Bridging the Divide: How to Optimise Lawyer–Client Collaboration to Drive Innovation
Nicola Shaver
- Global Director of Knowledge Management, Paul Hastings LLP (US)
& Chris Cruikshank
- Lawyer & Co-founder, Assured Legal Solutions
& Caryn Sandler
- Partner + Chief Knowledge and Innovation Officer, Gilbert + Tobin
2:40 PM - 3:10 PM
Disputes in the Digital Age; Drone Forensics and Emerging Technologies
Christopher Hatfield
Senior Technologist, Digital Forensics, FTI Consulting
2:40 PM - 3:10 PM
Legal Talent and the Lawyer of the Future: How to Engage and Inspire the Next Generation of Lawyers?
Shoshana Shields
- Director of Legal, Google Australia and New Zealand
& Tom Lane
- General Counsel & Company Secretary – New Zealand & Pacific, Coca-Cola Amatil
& Darshana Parekh
- In-House Counsel, Mission Australia
& Joy Heath Rush
- CEO, International Legal Technology Association
& Shaun Temby
- Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Legal Technology Specialist and Innovation Partner, Maddocks
2:40 PM - 3:10 PM
Combining Chatbots, Humans and Software Bots for Ultimate Client Experience
Shaun Leisegang
CEO and Co-founder of rapidMATION
2:40 PM - 3:10 PM
The Rollout: Driving Adoption of Artificial Intelligence Across Your Organisation
Thomas Chuang
Legal Product Expert, Luminance
3:10 PM - 4:00 PM
Afternoon Tea & Exhibition Viewing
4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
The Business Case for Mental Wellbeing in Legal Workplaces
David Field
Chief Legal Counsel, Canon Oceania and Board member, Minds Count Foundation
4:25 PM - 5:15 PM
How to Use the Science of Connection to Bring our Best Selves to Work
Dr Jenny Brockis
Founder, Brain Fit
5:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Legal Innovation & Tech Fest Networking Drinks
Thursday 13th June
7:15 AM - 8:15 AM
Meditation or Yoga
8:30 AM - 8:55 AM
Arrival Tea & Coffee
8:55 AM - 9:30 AM
Executive Panel Keynote: Are We Ready For Technology Enabled Automation
Connie Brenton
- Senior Director of Legal Operations, NetApp (US)
& Terri Mottershead
- Executive Director - Centre for Legal Innovation (Australia, New Zealand and Asia-Pacific), College of Law
& Chandra Sinnathamby
- Head of Document Cloud, APAC, Adobe
9:35 AM - 10:20 AM
How to Prepare Your Law Firm for Change – Instilling an Innovation Mindset
Nicola Shaver
Global Director of Knowledge Management, Paul Hastings LLP (US)
9:35 AM - 10:20 AM
Re-Designing Legal Contracts for Readability, Usability, and Trust
Verity White
Legal Counsel & Automation Coach, Telstra
9:35 AM - 10:20 AM
Making Data-Driven Decisions and Demonstrating the Results
Shoshana Shields
- Director of Legal, Google Australia and New Zealand
& Tom Lane
- General Counsel & Company Secretary – New Zealand & Pacific, Coca-Cola Amatil
& Darshana Parekh
- In-House Counsel, Mission Australia
& Joy Heath Rush
- CEO, International Legal Technology Association
& Shaun Temby
- Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Legal Technology Specialist and Innovation Partner, Maddocks
9:35 AM - 10:20 AM
Should Lawyerbots Report to Talent Management?
Terri Mottershead
Executive Director - Centre for Legal Innovation (Australia, New Zealand and Asia-Pacific), College of Law
9:35 AM - 10:20 AM
Achieving Strategic Client Experience Change
Robert Glennon
CX Expert
10:25 AM - 10:55 AM
The Neuroscience of Innovation
David Ward
Director of Advisory, Ash St.
10:25 AM - 10:55 AM
Maximising Technology to Help Deliver Top-Tier Legal Services: A Corrs Perspective
Berys Amor
- Director of Technology, Corrs Chambers Westgarth
& Rosalie Tordoir
- Head of Client Services - APAC, HighQ
10:25 AM - 10:55 AM
Partnering With RegTech Providers To Build Risk Detection Logic For Your Clients - An Australian Case Study
Matt Symons
Director, Red Marker
10:25 AM - 10:55 AM
Implementing Legal Operations in The Enterprise - “Moving Beyond Talk to Action”
Sam Kidd
- CEO, LawVu
& Alexander Charles Petrie
- Legal Counsel, James Hardie
& Denise Doyle
- Legal Transformation Lead, Telstra
10:55 AM - 11:40 AM
Morning Tea & Exhibition Viewing
11:40 AM - 12:25 PM
Opening the Black Box of Artificial Intelligence
Prof. Erik Vermeulen
Vice President and Head of Governance, Philips Lighting (Netherlands)
11:40 AM - 12:25 PM
Tools and Tips for In-House Legal Teams to Drive Transformation and Deliver Business Value
Jorden Lam
General Counsel & GM Commercial Affairs, HESTA Super
11:40 AM - 12:25 PM
Building Sustainability with Purpose
Kim Trajer
- Chief Operating Officer at McCullough Robertson and Director of the Australian Legal Sector Alliance
& Louise Ferris
- Director of HR at McCullough Robertson and HR Professional of the Year
11:40 AM - 12:25 PM
How to Build Bridges Between Fee Earners and Fee Burners – The Marketer’s Guide to Law Firms
Sally King
Director Strategic Communications & Business Development, Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers
11:40 AM - 12:25 PM
How Are Businesses Preparing for a New Operating Model?
Priyanka Nair
- Legal Counsel, Vicinity Centres
& Joy Heath Rush
- CEO, International Legal Technology Association
& Berys Amor
- Director of Technology, Corrs Chambers Westgarth
& Brett Johnstone
- Independent - Former CIO Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Building a Roadmap for HR Innovation – Setting You Up for Project Success
Craig Aunger
Founder and Managing Director, Pinpoint HRM
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Context is Everything - In the World of Big Data
Phil Howe
Head of Business Solutions, ESP Solutions Group
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Embrace Technological Innovations in Your Organisation and Improve Efficiencies With 100% Digital Document Workflows
Ritwik Singh
Senior Solutions Consultant, Adobe
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
How Technology is Modernising Legal Departments
Alex Ninis
- Principal Lawyer, Macpherson Kelley
& Andy Thiss
- Head of Commercial Business, DocuSign APAC
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch & Exhibition Viewing
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
0 to 111: Is Australia’s LegalTech having a Cambrian moment?
Eric Chin
Principal, Alpha Creates
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
How Document Automation is Reducing the Work for Legal Teams at Lendlease
Tim McDonald
Head of Legal, Lendlease Engineering and Services
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
From Shortlisted to Selected: Strategies to Remedy Gender Disparity in Legal Leadership Positions
Prof. Renee Knake
Professor of Law, University of Houston Law Center (US)
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Creating a Digital Brand Strategy for Legal Business Growth
Deb Croucher
Founder & CEO, Brilliant Digital
2:50 PM - 3:35 PM
Building Effective Relationships with Your Technical Providers
Robyna May
ICT & Innovation Manager, ClarkeKann Lawyers
2:50 PM - 3:35 PM
Stealing Back Time - The Maths and Psychology of Queues
Steve Macchi
Senior Legal Counsel, National Australian Bank
2:50 PM - 3:35 PM
Flexible and Agile Working Creates More Diverse and Inclusive Workplaces
Fay Calderone
Partner Employment & Workplace Relations, Hall & Wilcox & Flexible Work Ambassador
2:50 PM - 3:35 PM
How Managed Legal Services Drive Value for In House Teams
Thomas Kaldor
Head of Legal Transformation, LegalVision
3:35 PM - 4:05 PM
Afternoon Tea & Exhibition Viewing
4:05 PM - 4:35 PM
Event Wrap-Up