Get ready for the ultimate insider’s guide to FLW UK 6.0 in-house agenda! We’re back with part two of our exclusive breakdown, and this time we’re taking a closer look at the must-see sessions that will be featured during the in-house day. Whether you’re looking to explore the latest legal tech trends or gain insights into how to optimise your legal operations, this event has something for everyone.
Don’t miss out on the chance to learn from industry experts and network with like-minded professionals who are passionate about driving innovation in the legal industry.
Attending FLW UK 6.0 is a no-brainer, so register now and get ready to take your legal game to the next level!
And If you haven’t already, be sure to check out our Private Practice Day agenda breakdown blog below!
Before we dive headfirst into this year’s FLW UK event, be sure to stay up to date on all the latest news and insider insights by checking out our website and following our LinkedIn page. From exclusive interviews with industry leaders to insider tips and tricks, we’ve got all the latest legal tech BUZZ covered.
So, plug in and stay in the know as we gear up for what promises to be the most exciting FLW UK event yet!
As always, we will begin the day with our breakfast spread to energise you for the exciting events ahead. So make sure to arrive early, get registered and take your pick from our extensive breakfast array.
The day will begin with our esteemed chairs, Isabel Parker, Partner at Deloitte Legal and Radhika Rani, Senior Legal Counsel at Hewlett Packard Enterprise, delivering their opening remarks. Their words will not only set the tone for the day but also prepare us for an eventful and productive day ahead. So make sure you’re fueled up and registered because you don’t want to miss this dynamic duo!
Straight after the chair opening remarks we have yet another dynamic duet! Let us introduce you to; Efftichia Dower, Senior Legal Counsel at Onfido and Charlotte Hall, Senior Director, Legal at Onfido, who will be presenting their informative industry keynote speech! Buckle up folks we are in for a content heavy event!
And now for the more thrilling parts! We have our very first panel of the day titled; ‘All Good Things Must Come to a CLM’. If you want to learn about the best practices in contracting and implementing Contract Lifecycle Management – then make sure to head over to the theatre room and secure yourself a seat! This panel will be accompanied by Umeadi Ifeonye, Senior Legal Counsel at GoCardless, John Bennett, COO Legal & Regulatory and Director of Legal at Santander UK, Jessica Didrikson, General Counsel Personal Banking, Head of Personal Banking Legal at Nordea and Ashley Eisenberg, Legal Director and DPO at Forter.
The panel will then follow our first Sponsored Stand Alone Presentation of the in-house day which will be presented to you by; Mark Hasted, Senior Technical Engineer at Exterro. Don’t miss the chance to hear Mark discuss how law firms or your clients can benefit from a legal GRC strategy – He’ll be letting you in on his expert tips!
Following Mark’s fab presentation next on the itinerary is a quick networking coffee break. Use this opportunity to mingle with your colleagues, spark new connections and make full use of our unlimited coffee machines!
And if you’re up for some exciting additional content, we’d like to extend an invitation for you to attend a product demonstration presented by DISCO! It’s a fantastic opportunity to witness the capabilities of their fab product in action and learn more about its features!
After the short break and the product demo, we will be ready to move on to the next panel discussion on the agenda; ‘United We Stand, Divided We Fall’. This specific panel focuses on the evolving role of the lawyer in times of economic hardship and how lawyers must adapt to support businesses in economically troublesome times. So if you’re facing troubles this is a panel for you!
Speaking on this panel will be; Lorraine Robinson, Head of Legal at Farewill, Jessica Tang, Legal Counsel at LendInvest, Rosie Teo, General Counsel at Salary Finance and Ikwu Amiaka, Global Group General Counsel – Senior Vice President at Collinson Group. Can you think of a better line-up? We think not. 😎
Right after the panel, get ready to dive into an exciting stand-alone presentation, you heard right, another one! And after that, it’s time for a well-deserved lunch break. You’ll have a whole hour to rejuvenate, stretch your legs, and enjoy a delicious meal of your choice. Take a seat at a table and continue networking with your colleagues – it’s the perfect opportunity to build valuable connections!
Straight after lunch we are inviting you to join us for our second keynote speech of the day delivered by; Deborah Smith, Executive Director/ Senior Counsel, Digital Assets at Goldman Sachs. We rarely have two keynote speeches in one day so make sure you attend this one too!
We’re excited to continue our engaging afternoon panel discussions, kicking off with a topic you won’t want to miss: “This is the Way to Amarillo,” exploring the intersection of legal issues and data. This session is sure to fill up quickly, so be sure to secure your seat before it’s too late! Taking on the stage will be; Nicola Phillips an Independent Consultant, Ofei Kwafo-Akoto, Head of Legal – Europe at GLE, Samantha Groffman, Senior Legal Counsel at Travelodge and Jenny Luckham, Legal Director, Group Commercial, Corporate and M&A at Ascential. It looks like a promising lineup!
Following that, we’ll have another compelling stand-alone presentation, followed by yet another opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals during our networking coffee break. Take advantage of every chance to expand your professional network and exchange ideas with those around you!
Wrapping up our agenda is a not-to-be-missed panel discussion titled “POV”. This session delves into the future of the in-house legal department, viewed through the lens of its relationships with customers, shareholders, and employee groups. We take great care in curating our panel topics and selecting top-notch speakers to deliver valuable insights and thought-provoking discussions. Therefore, taking part in this discussion will be; Alessia Sharma, Legal Director at Workday, Sinéad Hall, Regulatory & Sustainability Counsel, EMEA at Eaton, Tracey Anderson, Head of UK Life & Retail Legal Team at Zurich and Andy James, General Counsel at RS Group plc. Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity to gain a fresh perspective on the future of the legal industry!
But wait, there’s more! We’ve got one final exciting activity planned for you – our roundtable discussions! This engaging session features six tables, each with a group of around ten individuals, creating an intimate setting for in-depth discussions. Led by experienced hosts, each table will focus on a specific topic, providing a platform for you to share your unique perspectives and insights. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to collaborate, learn, and network with your peers in a small group setting!
Last but certainly not least, we have an exceptional closing session in store for you! Once again Isabel Parker, Partner at Deloitte Legal, and Radhika Rani, Senior Legal Counsel at Hewlett Packard Enterprise, will deliver inspiring closing remarks, summarising the key takeaways from this incredible event. You won’t want to miss their expert insights and valuable reflections as we bring this unforgettable experience to a close.
As the day winds down, the party is just getting started! Get ready to raise a glass and join us for a fabulous drinks reception. Whether you enjoy beer, wine, or soft drinks – we have you covered! It’s the perfect opportunity to unwind, relax, and make even more meaningful connections with your new legal cohorts. Don’t miss out on the party!
The in-house day will draw to a close, but don’t worry, there’s still more in store! The conference will continue the day after with our litigation day, promising another day packed with invaluable insights, inspiring speakers, and engaging discussions. Don’t miss this opportunity to continue learning, networking, and expanding your professional horizons. We can’t wait to see you there!
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