World Government Summit

Bringing Order to the Fourth Industrial Revolution

World Government Summit Expert Panel

Moderated by H.E. Justice Shamlan Al Sawalehi, DIFC Courts

Monday, February 13th2017 9:00am

In a world where drones inhabit our skies, driverless cars are cruising our streets and robots are increasingly trained to do surgeries in hospitals, what legal protection do we have? Who is liable when something goes wrong?

H.E. Justice Shamlan Al Sawalehi from DIFC Courts, is chairing a panel at the Government World Summit called, “Bringing Order to the Fourth Industrial Revolution” on Monday, February 13th, 2017 at 9:00-9:30am. This panel will discuss these issues and how the flexibility of a Common Law system is well suited to follow technology trends and creating a more future-friendly legal environment.

DIFC Court’s H.E. Justice Shamlan Al Sawalehi will be moderating a panel of esteemed speakers; Chief Judge Loretta A. Preska of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York; Gillian Hadfield Professor of Law and Economics at the University of Southern California; and Dr. Sam Muller, Founding Director of the Hague Institute for the Internationalisation of Law (HiiL).

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Information for the panel: World Government Summit

International Organizations Agenda, Mina Al Salam Hotel

Monday February 13, 2017 9:00-9:30am

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