Month: February 2016
Legal Tech Asia – Hong Kong 2016
It was a great pleasure to deliver the opening keynote at LegalTech Asia 2016 here at the JW Marriott in Hong Kong. The event draws leading legal professionals from across the Asia-Pacific region. It was a great to connect with everyone as part of a global conversation directed toward moving the profession forward!
Tech Will Force Lawyers to Do More for Those Billable Hours (via Wired)
Today I am quoted in a story in Wired about Legal Tech and its role in shaping change within the legal industry …
Three and a Half Degrees of Separation (via Facebook Research)
Starting with the original Milgram research in the 1960’s to the Dodds, Muhamad & Watts (2003) paper in Science, the exploration of the social distance between individuals in society has been a topic of interest to many scientists. This new release from researchers at Facebook highlights that social distance is indeed declining. For those who might be interested – I detail in these slides and these slides the history of the small world research.