• Legal Startup Crash Test
    • What we'll do Legalhackers Amsterdam, we are back. Now with a different format and angle. Let's promote our legaltech startups in NL. Less talking but doing. HiiL Justice Accelerator together with Amsterdam and Kiev legal hackers are organising the Legal Startup Test Crash on April 19th, in the Humanity Hub. it is an informal event to pitch startup ideas, to get useful feedback on startup ideas, to help with its development. You are welcome to pitch if your startup has undergone any new development or has had new features added to it, and you would like some feedback. However, you are also welcome to observe and network with other entrepreneurs in the field. Is this an event that might interest you? or do you know anyone else that might be interested? Here is the link to get tickets on Eventbrite. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/legal-startup-crash-test-nl-tickets-43746342488?aff=efbeventtix you can fill out the application using this link if you would like to pitch. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScuHqawJboCj2qiTruUu4iw0J9gvAlzRLq-EiwsNEiKSzklQA/viewform See you there legalhackers • What to bring Anyone with an early stage legaltech startup idea that promotes access to justice. Or an interest in legaltech in general. • Important to know Buy a ticket. Hey, it's a little support for the cause

    The Hague Humanity Hub

    Fluwelen Burgwal 58 · The Hague

  • Securing the Cyberspace
    • What we'll do If the Equifax breach made you WannaCry and Heartbleed left you Shellshocked and heading for a Meltdown, sign up for our cyber-themed January meet-up! We have 3 impressive speakers lined up for you and thanks to our generous sponsors, Bierens, there will be pizza + beer too! Spaces are limited so get in early. We hope to see you there! Event info: 1815 - 1900 Networking, pizza + drinks 1900 - 1905 Welcome note 1905 -[masked]st speaker - Dr Melanie Rieback CEO + Co-Founder of Radically Open Security, the world’s first non profit security company. Melanie is a former Assistant Professor of Computer Science at VU where her research attracted worldwide press coverage and won several awards. She worked as a Senior Engineering Manager on XenClient at Citrix, where she led their Vancouver office. She was also the head researcher in the CSIRT at ING Bank, where she spearheaded their Analysis Lab and the ING Core Threat Intelligence Project. In 2008 she co-founded the Dutch Girl Geek Dinner chapter. Melanie was named 2010 ICT Professional of the Year (Finalist) by WomeninIT, one of the “400 most successful women in the Netherlands” by Viva Magazine (Viva400) in 2010 and 2017, one of the “fifty most inspiring women in tech” (Inspiring Fifty Netherlands) in 2016 and 2017, and the “Most Innovative IT Leader” by CIO Magazine NL (TIM Award) in 2017. Her company, Radically Open Security, was also named the “50th Most Innovative SME” by the Dutch Chamber of Commerce (MKB Innovatie Top 100) in 2016. 1930 - 1935 Break 1935 -[masked]nd speaker - Dr Greig Paul, a leading cyber-security, blockchain and FinTech specialist at the University of Strathclyde (UK). Greig has worked and consulted in cyber-security across key sectors, from mobile devices and applications, to computers and cloud services on the internet, and the critical national infrastructure used to keep the lights on, water flowing, and banks trading. He specialises in bringing a practical focus to security, and in getting to the real root of security problems and finding solutions to the difficult ones. He has a particular interest in cyber-security within the legal and financial sectors, regularly advising and consulting for businesses of all sizes, from technology start-ups to large investment companies, and everywhere in between. He is a regular international speaker at security, blockchain and finance events. 2000 - 2005 Break 2005 -[masked]rd speaker - Jelle Niemantsverdriet, Director (Cyber Risk Services) at Deloitte. Jelle is fascinated by the intersection of cybersecurity and other disciplines like human-centered design, safety research, marketing and data science. Having investigated some of the largest data breaches in the world, he has a pretty unique view of what happens when things go wrong in cybersecurity - both from a deep technical and a boardroom perspective. He aims to use that insight to build better and more secure teams, tools and businesses and strongly believes that can only be done by positioning the security organisation as a forward-looking, enabling, data-driven, fast-moving team instead of the traditional 'department of NO'. 2030 - 2045 Discussion/ wrap-up 2045 - 2115 Networking + drinks Event sponsor: Bierens Incasso Advocaten Follow us on Twitter: @LegalHackersAMS Use the following hashtags: #LegalHack #InfoSec #CyberSecurity * this event is in English • What to bring Curiosity, thirst and an appetite • Important to know Capped at 45 people: be quick

    Bierens Advocaten

    Huddestraat 7 · Amsterdam

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  • Smart Contracts Panel Discussion & Borrel
    Back with a Vengeance! We are explorers, We are doers. We are Legal Hackers.” Legal Hackers Amsterdam proudly invites you to join us for an innovative panel discussion on the future of Smart Contracts and its inevitable impact on the legal sphere. How will they gain widespread adoption? When: Friday, November 10th 16.00 until 18.00 Where: Next Amsterdam, Postjesweg 1, top floor, Amsterdam Who:  YOU!  Gerben Schoorl—Mediator & Enthusiast  Smart Contracts Entrepreneurs: Willem Wiggers, founder of Weagree  Legaltech Consultants and Academics: Merijn Zaat ABN Amro blockchain Expert and Martijn Witvoet ABN Amro Smart Contracts Expert Through local meetups, hackathons, and workshops, Legal Hackers spot issues and opportunities where technology can improve and inform the practice of law and where law, legal practice, and policy can adapt to rapidly changing technology. Please direct any further questions to Edouard Dopper at [masked] Connect with us on Twitter: @LegalhackersAMS Graciously Sponsored by: Legaljoe

    NEXT Amsterdam

    Postjesweg 1 1057 DT (3rd floor) · Amsterdam

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  • Legal Hackers Amsterdam Blockchain Panel & Borrel
    “We are explorers, We are doers. We are Legal Hackers.” Legal Hackers Amsterdam proudly invites you to join us for an innovative panel discussion on the future of Blockchain technology and its inevitable impact on the legal sphere. When: Friday, August 19th 16.00 until 18.00 Where: Stadsschouwburg, Leidseplein 26, Amsterdam Who:  YOU!  Rob Henham—Mediator & Enthusiast  Alejandro De La Torre—Blockchain Entrepreneur & Business Development Expert  Sidney Richards—Legaltech Consultant and Academic  Special guests... Through local meetups, hackathons, and workshops, Legal Hackers spot issues and opportunities where technology can improve and inform the practice of law and where law, legal practice, and policy can adapt to rapidly changing technology. Please direct any further questions to Jacqueline Spagnola at [masked] Connect with us on Twitter: @LegalhackersAMS (https://twitter.com/AMSLegalHackers/) Graciously Sponsored by: GREENBERG TRAURIG (http://www.gtlaw.com/Locations/Amsterdam) & PROJECT MOORE (https://projectmoore.com/) In Collaboration with: Nerderlands Festival (http://nerderlands.com/)

    Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam

    Leidseplein 26 · Amsterdam

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  • Inaugural Brainstorm Borrel
    “We are explorers. We are doers. We are Legal Hackers." Please join us for a cocktail-fueled brainstorm borrel to kick-off the inauguration of Legal Hackers Amsterdam. We proudly invite you to join this global movement of lawyers, policymakers, technologists, and academics who explore and develop creative solutions to some of the most pressing issues at the intersection of law and technology. We look forward to collaborating with you and building this community. Through local meetups, hackathons, and workshops, Legal Hackers spot issues and opportunities where technology can improve and inform the practice of law and where law, legal practice, and policy can adapt to rapidly changing technology. Please RSVP and direct any further questions to Jacqueline Spagnola at [masked] Proudly sponsored by Greenberg Traurig.

    Greenberg Traurig Offices

    The Hirsch Building, Leidseplein 29, Floor 4 · Amsterdam

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