Online Conference - 19th and 20th November
The ILPC is delighted to announce
that Lord Clement Jones CBE will deliver this year’s ILPC
Annual Lecture. Lord Clement-Jones is Chair of the House of Lords Select
Committee on Artificial Intelligence and Co-Chairman of the All-Party
Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence.
are also pleased to confirm several keynote speakers for the
Ellis Parry (Information Commissioner’s Office)
Joanna Bryson (Hertie School, Berlin; University of Bath)
Julian Huppert (University of Cambridge; Home Office Biometrics and Forensics
Graham Smith (Bird and Bird)
Lorna Woods (University of Essex)
Hamed Haddadi (Imperial College London; Brave Software)
Call for Papers
We are pleased to announce this call for papers for the Information Law and Policy Centre’s Annual Conference
on 20 November 2020 at IALS in London, this year supported by
Bloomsbury’s Communications Law journal.
You can read about our previous annual events here.
are looking for high quality and focused contributions that consider the impact
of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on the rule of law, both in terms of the
regulatory and ethical implications. Whether based on doctrinal analysis, or
empirical research, papers should offer an original perspective on the
implications posed by AI to the rule of law here or internationally.
of particular interest in include:
• Accountability and transparency in
• Automated decision making and
• Data ethics and innovation
• Surveillance and data privacy
• Online harms and the regulation of
• Predictive policing
conference will take place on Thursday 19th and Friday 20th November 2020 (via Zoom).
will be free of charge thanks to the support of the IALS and our sponsors,
although registration is required as places are limited.
best papers will be featured in a special issue of Bloomsbury's Communications
Law journal, following a peer-review process. Those giving papers will be
invited to submit full draft papers to the journal by 1st November 2020 for
consideration by the journal’s editorial team.
How to apply:
Please send an abstract of between 250-300 words and some brief biographical
information to Eliza Boudier, Fellowships and Administrative Officer,
IALS: email@example.com by Friday 29th May, 2020
Abstracts will be considered by the Information Law and Policy Centre’s
academic staff and advisors, and the Communications Law journal editorial team.
This event is free but advanced booking is required. Details about how to join the virtual event will be circulated via email to registered attendees closer to the event date.