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Biennial IBA African Regional Forum Conference

2 Dec - 4 Dec 2020 United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) Conference Center, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

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Biennial IBA African Regional Forum Conference
Future-proofing the African legal profession: meeting the opportunities and challenges arising from innovation, technological disruption and integration

1-3 April 2020, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


A conference co-presented by the IBA African Regional Forum

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TOPICS INCLUDE:
  • African regional and continental integration in a post-Brexit and post-North American Free Trade Agreement world: free trade or protectionism?
  • Disruptive innovation and the role of lawyers in Africa
  • From M-Pesa to crowdfunding: opportunities and challenges for regulating new players in the African financial services sector
  • Roundtable discussion: what do 21st century clients expect from external counsel?
  • The art of risk management and data privacy regulations: local versus exterritorial laws
  • The domestic future of international criminal law
  • Training the future lawyer: are current frameworks fit for 21st century purposes?
  • What will remain unchanged in arbitration and alternative dispute resolution?

Speaker opportunities

If you would like to be considered as a potential speaker at this specialist conference then please contact the relevant Chair / Co-chairs in the African Regional Forum with your request; please send your bio together with information on your qualification and expertise on the topic.

Conference welcome reception sponsor

Bowmans