SCL Tech Law Essentials Module: "Big Data and the Internet of Things" - Tuesday 8 December 2020 @ 12 pm

When: 08/12/2020

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Date: Tuesday 8 December 2020
Time: 10.30 am - 12.30 pm (10.30 am -12 noon - screening of the pre-recorded webinar; 12 -12.30 pm - live Q&A with the speakers)
Venue: Online Webinar - part of the SCL Tech Law Essentials Programme - joining details will be emailed to attendees in advance
Fees: From £70 + VAT for SCL members

Miriam Everett,
Partner - Head of Data Protection and Privacy, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Aaron White, Partner - TMT, Sourcing and Data, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
James Robson, Senior Associate - Disputes, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Rachel Lidgate, Partner - Disputes, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

In this session our panel of experts will cover:

  • A market overview of big data and IoT, including the scale, key players and use cases 
  • Big data and data as an asset, including data opportunities and identifying the value of data
  • Internet of Things from an infrastructure perspective, including the benefits and opportunities
  • Commercial and contractual considerations, including protecting rights in data as well as privacy, cyber and data security, competition, consumer and other contractual considerations 
  • Managing risk and disputes, taking a look at some of the key associated risks and how best to address them

To make this session as flexible as possible around your daily commitments, the training element of this event is pre-recorded and available to view prior to the scheduled screening and live Q&A. The Q&A session is only open to those who have purchased the training webinar, either in advance or to view on Tuesday 8 December 2020. Therefore you can join the screening from 10.30 am or just the live Q&A session from 12 noon.

Administration notes:
This module is part of the SCL Tech Law Essentials Programme. The cost of purchasing this module is £70 + VAT (£84) for SCL members and £140 + VAT (£168) for non-members. Bookings can be made online or you can email to make your booking and request an invoice.

Concessionary places are available on request. To apply for a concessionary place please email 

VAT invoices will be issued to all delegates.

Fees can be paid by cheque (cheques should be made payable to "Society for Computers and Law"), Mastercard, Visa or bank transfer. All invoices for attendance at this meeting must be paid within 30 days of the invoice date or prior to the date of this event whichever is the earlier.

Non-members wishing to join the Society 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 £140.00. If you have any queries about SCL membership please contact the SCL office on Tel: 0117 904 1242 or Email:

Free membership for trainee lawyers and UK students: SCL provides free membership for trainee lawyers until qualification and for UK students in full-time education with a valid email address. Student members are eligible to attend SCL events at concessionary rates where a fee is applicable. Trainee members are entitled to attend SCL events at the standard members' rate (the concessionary rate for UK students in full-time education does not apply). Trainees and UK students in full-time education can apply to join SCL for free by emailing

Please note the booking terms and conditions which apply to all SCL events: Application online or by email constitutes a firm booking and an undertaking to pay the event attendance fee. Cancellations will not be accepted (and refunds made) unless received in the Society's offices in Bristol at least one week before the date of the relevant event.

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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