Law School Event

AI and Law: Navigating the Legal Landscape of Artificial Intelligence Symposium (JTIP/LTI Conference)

 Friday, February 16, 2024
 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 Thorne Auditorium & Thorne Lobby (RB135 & RB132)
 Law and Technology Initiative (Daniel Linna)
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Please join us at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law to delve into the multifaceted legal and ethical aspects of AI, connecting the dots between AI and intellectual property, AI regulation, AI and privacy, and AI in legal services. This symposium, co-hosted by the Northwestern Law Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property and the Northwestern University Law and Technology Initiative, will be held on Friday, February 16 from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm in Thorne Auditorium. 

Confirmed Symposium Speakers:

  • Sabine Brunswicker, Professor for Digital Innovation at Purdue University, Director of the Research Center for Open Digital Innovation
  • Bryan Choi, Associate Professor of Law at Moritz College of Law & CSE at Ohio State University 
  • Jonathan Choi, Professor of Law at University of Southern California Gould School of Law 
  • April Dawson, Associate Dean of Technology and Innovation and a Professor of Law at NCCU School of Law 
  • Peter Henderson, Assistant Professor at Princeton University 
  • Mehtab Khan, Fellow-Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University 
  • Nicole Morris, Professor of Practice at Emory University School of Law, Director of the Innovation and Legal Tech Initiative (ILTI) 
  • J.J. Prescott, Henry King Ransom Professor of Law, Co-Director of Empirical Legal Studies Center and Program in Law and Economics 
  • Pamela Samuelson, Richard M. Sherman Distinguished Professor of Law and Information at University of California, Berkeley, Co-Director of Berkeley Center for Law & Technology 
  • Harry Surden, Professor of Law at the University of Colorado Law School 
  • Charlotte Tschider, Associate Professor at Loyola University Chicago School of Law 





8:00-9:00 AM

Breakfast & Networking 


9:00-9:10 AM

Opening Remarks 

Daniel Linna & Gianna Miller

9:10-10:10 AM

What is AI? How is it being used in law? 

Harry Surden 

10:10-11:20 AM

Panel – AI for Legal Services 

Moderator: Prof . Daniel Linna 
Panelists: Sabine Brunswicker, J.J. Prescott, Harry Surden

11:20- 11:40 AM



11:40 -1:00 PM

Panel – AI Regulation and Privacy 

Moderator: Paul Gowder 
Panelists: Bryan Choi, Jon Choi, April Dawson, Charlotte Tschider 

1:00 – 1:45 PM



1:45 – 2:45 PM 

Keynote – Generative AI and Copyright

Pam Samuelson 

2:45 – 4:00 PM

Panel – AI and IP 

Moderator: Peter DiCola 
Panelists: Peter Henderson, Mehtab Khan, Nicole Morris, Pam Samuelson

4:00 - 5:00 



You must  REGISTER to attend this in-person event. Virtual attendance is not available. Space is limited, so please register soon!  

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

This program is pending approval for 4.75 general CLE credit hours in Illinois.

We look forward to seeing you on Friday, February 16!