SCL event: “Managing Open Source Software in the real world” - Wednesday 15 November 2017, London (Breakfast Meeting)

When: 15/11/2017

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Hosted and sponsored by Irwin Mitchell LLP

Date: Wednesday 15 November 2017
Time: 9.00 am - 10.30 am (Registration from 8.30 am) 
Venue: Irwin Mitchell, 40 Holborn Viaduct, London EC1N 2PZ Map

Daniel Hedley, Partner, Irwin Mitchell LLP

Matt Jacobs, VP & General Counsel, Black Duck Software
Andrew Katz, Chief Executive & Technology & IP Solicitor, Moorcrofts LLP
Paul McAdam,
Director, Source Code Control Limited

The sheer ubiquity and ease of deployment of open source technologies can make managing the associated risks challenging, but - as the recent Equifax breach demonstrates - effectively managing the open source components in your technology stack is now more important than ever. Join three leaders in the field of open source management to explore the issues, the practicalities and real world best practice in this critical but often overlooked area of your security and compliance efforts.

Who should attend: 
Lawyers, IT managers and anyone else with responsibility for the security and compliance of business technology.

Administration notes:
The cost of attending this event is £35 + VAT (£42) for SCL members, £70 + VAT (£84) for non-members and £10 + VAT (£12) for students and academics in full-time education, unemployed members or those experiencing financial hardship. 

If you wish to attend this event please book online or email and request an invoice. Fees can be paid by cheque (cheques should be made payable to "Society for Computers and Law" please), Mastercard, Visa, Switch or bank transfer. All invoices for attendance at this event must be paid within 30 days of the invoice date or prior to the date of the event, whichever is the earlier.

Students and SCL academic and unemployed members please note that you cannot book online. To reserve your place and request an invoice please email

CPD: See SCL & CPD changes explained

Non-members wishing to join the Society in order to take advantage of the discounted rate are entitled to membership of the Society valid for 12 months from the date of payment including full access to the content of the SCL web site, 6 copies of the SCL magazine "Computers & Law" plus notification of future SCL events. The cost of an annual SCL membership is £125.00. If you have any queries about SCL membership please contact : Sarah Forster, Tel: 0117 9041242, Email:

Booking terms and conditions: Application online or by email constitutes a firm booking and an undertaking to pay the meeting attendance fee. Cancellations will not be accepted (nor refunds made) unless received in the Society's offices in Bristol at least seven days before the date of the meeting.

It may be necessary for reasons beyond the control of the Society for Computers and Law to change the content/timing of the programme and/or speakers.

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