The Society endeavours to schedule events for the First Tuesday of the month, so that members and interested persons can put a placeholder in the diary. 

Your suggestions for speakers and topics are always welcome - please contact us.

Upcoming events

    • 17 Sep 2019
    • 08:00
    • 18 Sep 2019
    • 18:00
    • SMC Conference & Function Centre, 66 Goulburn Street, SYDNEY

    NSWSCL MEMBERS – We are excited to announce that you are invited to attend the upcoming 3rd Annual AI for Business Summit at a significantly discounted rate.

    The 2 day rate (for members) is now only $795 ($2,795 for non-members) - that is a $2,000 saving!

    This was made possible by generous sponsorship arrangement organised for us by Quest Events.

    Speaker Snapshot – Plus many more…

    • Matthew Gregory Lead Data Scientist UK Govt. Digital Service
    • Kamelia Aryafar Chief Algorithms Officer Overstock
    • Emma Gray Chief Data Officer ANZ
    • Gandhi Sivakumar Executive Architect (Data & AI Expert Labs) Vice President for AI, IBM AoT IBM Australia
    • Peter Bonney General Manager Technology, Engineering and Data Coles
    • Steve Cuda General Manager, Direct Communications & Targeted Media WooliesX
    • David Black Head of Data Science Vicinity Centres
    • Bora Arslan Chief Analytics Officer IAG
    • Jacek Kowalski Chief Data Scientist Australian Unity
    • Silvio Giorgio GM Data Science, Finance & Commercial Services AusPost

    What makes this event unique?

    • Uniquely positioned in the ANZ market as the leading forum on Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning application in business
    • The place to understand the leading practices and innovations – and how they can be applied to your own department, operations or business model
    • Showcase of corporate implementation stories with a case-study-rich agenda – stories, lessons learnt to save time and accelerate your progress
    • Network with the whole AI community in Australia, across sectors, in one place (starts-up, academic researchers, corporate practitioners and the big AI powerhouses)
    • Hear from speakers beyond Australian shores – learn about what advances are taking place on the international level that will soon appear down under

    How to take advantage of this member offer:

    If you are a current financial member just click the Register button below. You will receive a confirmation email with a registration code and link to the Conference Registration. This code will confirm your membership and entitle you to the $2000 discount for this conference.

    Otherwise please use the email address to which this email has been sent, to create or update your membership, then register for this event.

    What a great incentive to join NSWSCL or renew your membership - Let your colleagues and networks know!

    Marina Yastreboff | President

    NSW Society for Computers and the Law

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    Full details of the summit are available at :

Past events

03 Sep 2019 FREE SEMINAR: Data, Competition & The Regulator: Lessons from eConveyancing
06 Aug 2019 Online Dispute Resolution - Free Event
25 Jul 2019 FLIP Conference - NSWSCL Discounts
06 Jul 2019 NSWSCL - Robocup 2019: Talks - RoboReveal - Free Tickets
04 Jul 2019 NSWSCL - Robocup 2019: Talks - RoboEthics - Free Tickets
04 Jul 2019 NSWSCL - Love Soccer - Love Robots - Robocup 2019
12 Jun 2019 Seminar: Risks of Unprotected Browsing
28 May 2019 AGM and Seminar - "Over 20 Years of Data, Beyond Privacy"
17 Apr 2019 MedTech Fireside
04 Dec 2018 NSWSCL End of Year Function
16 Oct 2018 FREE public seminar - Are legal tech startups legal?
12 Sep 2018 Ethics and AI Tomorrow (NOT seminar and AGM)
09 Aug 2018 Metadata
02 Jul 2018 Application of EU Data Protection Laws in Australia
09 May 2018 How to negotiate IP Licensing and Technology Joint Development Agreements
20 Mar 2018 AGM and seminar on patent infringement and freedom to operate
21 Feb 2018 Data breaches - What you need to know!
05 Dec 2017 NSWSCL End of Year Function
24 Oct 2017 Digital Readiness in the Era of Hyped Disruption
08 Aug 2017 Crowdfunding - Challenges to the status quo of corporate fundraising
16 Jun 2017 Intellectual Property and Patent Strategy for Startups
14 Jun 2017 Legal Expense Insurance, Innovation and Market Opportunities
21 Mar 2017 AGM and Buzzword Bust – All you really need to know about Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Gene Patents
21 Feb 2017 The sexiest job of the 21st century: Where can lawyers add value for a market leading data science company?
13 Dec 2016 NSWSCL Christmas seminar - Domain names, keywords, linking and the law
22 Nov 2016 De-Mystifying Cyber Security for Counsel and the Board
25 Oct 2016 NSWSCL October Seminar on Latest Developments in Data Protection
12 May 2016 Negotiating Venture Capital Investments in Australia and Silicon Valley
15 Mar 2016 NSWSCL AGM and software patents update
16 Feb 2016 NSWSCL February Seminar on Electronic Evidence
08 Dec 2015 NSWSCL Christmas function and Open Source seminar
04 Aug 2015 The Role of Arbitration in Domain Name Disputes
02 Jun 2015 Current state of play in Software Patents - will the pendulum swing back or turn into a wrecking ball?
02 Dec 2014 NSWSCL End of Year Function
16 Sep 2014 Portable ecourts – delivering digital capacity & a state of the art “ecourt-in-a-box” solution around Australia
08 Jul 2014 Data sovereignty - legal and practical considerations
29 Mar 2014 Raising Funds from the Crowd - a new financial source for SME's and start-ups
04 Mar 2014 Small Worlds, Big Data: A look at Social Network Analysis
03 Dec 2013 NSWSCL End of Year Function
27 Nov 2013 Trends in Cybercrime and how we will fight the battle
14 Nov 2013 The National Broadband Network - Where to now?
11 Sep 2013 Cybercrime, the new underbelly of the Internet
27 Aug 2013 Copyright and the digital economy- what's next?
09 Jul 2013 Privacy obligations of data processors - a conceptual gap affecting Australia's cloud industry
26 Jun 2013 Protection of Information of Technology Businesses: more Old Wine in New Bottles or are we in a Paradigm Shift?
05 Jun 2013 Public rights in copyright: Re-defining the public domain
27 Mar 2013 Annual General Meeting
05 Dec 2012 Big Data and Sharing of Data for Data Analytics Seminar and End of Year Celebration
08 Oct 2012 30th Anniversary Celebration Cocktail Party
20 Sep 2012 Internet regulation against cybercrime - pros and cons of more regulation
21 Aug 2012 PPSA and IP rights for IT
14 May 2012 iiNet and TV Now Judgments
08 Feb 2012 Copyright Law and Electronic & Improvised Music
05 Dec 2011 End of Year Drinks
02 Nov 2011 Latest on Cloud Computing
13 Oct 2011 The State of Play on Disruptive Innovations in Law
31 Aug 2011 The tricky issue of customer reliance in choosing an IT system
27 Jul 2011 auDA's New Draft Recommendations
01 Jun 2011 A review of the Electronic Transactions Amendment Bill 2011
31 Mar 2011 NSW Society for Computers and the Law AGM 2011
12 Oct 2010 A status update on the National Broadband Network
01 Sep 2010 Software Development and Intellectual Property Law
11 Aug 2010 Web 2.0, social media and user generated content: navigating the marketing risks and opportunities
19 May 2010 Effective Litigation In The Electronic World

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