08:00

Registration

09:05

Welcome from Thomson Reuters

09:10

Welcome from the Chair

09:10

The future of business and innovation


09:45

What should my technology road map look like?

  • What technology should I be looking at now, and why?

10:45

Morning Break

11:30

Breakout options

Breakout option 1: How will technology impact your role?

  • What does the increasing use of technology, automation, and data mean for knowledge lawyers and PSLs?
  • How will we recruit for the necessary skills in the future?
  • What new jobs will be created from automation and what training will be required?
  • Is there an upcoming reinvention of PSL and knowledge roles
  • How will law schools respond to incoming technology and skill needs

Breakout option 2: Intranets and making knowledge work across teams

 Upgrading and developing your intranet:

  • Satisfying multiple requirements and understanding your user story

 

Working with a geographically dispersed knowledge function

Breakout option 3: Knowledge is power!

 Knowledge is power!

  • The importance of engaging with people
  • Leavers, starters, retirement and the wisdom of strangers
  • Succession planning
  • Preventing knowledge loss
  • Are you a KM role model?

 

INTERACTIVE:

  • Spheres of influence and stakeholder mapping

 

12:30

Lunch Break

13:30

Interactive session: Collaboration games

14:30

Break

15:00

Breakout options

Breakout option 1: Making sense of matter data

  • Matter profiling, tracking and analytics
  • Extracting knowledge from information
  • Possible use cases for AI

Breakout option 2: In-house KM and legal operations

  • Making knowledge work without the budget to support your legal function
  • Using what you’ve got to make life easier for your lawyers
  • What are good IH teams doing?
  • How can IH make use of technology and build the business case for procurement

Breakout option 3: Client expectations

  • What are people requesting?
  • Value add service requests
  • KM to increase efficiency
  • Collaboration with clients on knowledge projects
  • What is the expectation for technology spend in firms?

16:05

Collaboration

  • Are you speaking the same language?
  • Is legal technology part of KM or IT or both?
  • How does KM collaborate with LPMO, AI, IT marketing functions around data and other activities?
  • Interface between KM, project management office and AI and other technology?

16:35

Legal tech and start-ups

  • Changing the way we think about technology innovation
  • Rather than waiting for a “Plug-and-play” solution, how are firms accelerating innovation?
  • What are the possible business models for partnering?
  • What successes have law firms had at building their own client solutions or acquiring technology solutions for use by clients and other legal service providers?

17:00

Drinks reception

Please note the agenda is subject to change*

The page will be updated with further details on the agenda once they are confirmed.