After having completed 7 successful editions, Lex Witness proudly presents The 8th Annual Virtual Edition of The Information Technology Legal Summit 2020 scheduled on 30th & 31st October 2020 – LIVE ON YOUR SCREEN.
According to The Indian Brand Equity Foundation, The global sourcing market in India continues to grow at a higher pace compared to the IT & BPM industry. India is the leading sourcing destination across the world, accounting for approximately 55 per cent market share of the US$ 200-250 billion global services sourcing business in 2019-20. Indian IT & BPM companies have set up over 1,000 global delivery centres in about 80 countries across the world.
India is the world’s largest sourcing destination with largest qualified talent pool of technical graduates in the world. The country has the low-cost advantage, being 5-6 times inexpensive than the US. India is the second-fastest digitising economy among 17 leading economies in the world.
According to Cloud Next Wave of Growth in India report, India’s cloud market is expected to grow three-fold to Rs 49,621 crore (US$ 7.1 billion) by 2022, driven by the demand for Big Data, Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT). Artificial Intelligence (AI) is expected to boost India’s annual growth rate by 1.3 per cent by 2035, as per NITI Aayog. A substantial increase in AI by Indian firms can result in a 2.5 per cent increase in India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the immediate term.
However, during these unprecedented times, the sector is going through major setbacks and concerns when it comes to balancing business objectives with legal ones. At such pressing situations, the lawyers at large whether the in-house counsel or the external counsel have a major role to play in order maintain legal and regulatory swings under control.
Under this background, after successfully organizing 7 annual editions, we now foray into The 8th Annual Virtual Edition of The Information Technology Legal Summit 2020 on 30th and 31st October 2020.
The virtual summit, which will focus on powerful, well-meaning, and beneficial discussion will focus on the following subjects;
• India’s Data Run – Is It Getting Too Personal?
• Focussed Presentation – Arbitration for It Disputes
• Employment Law Fevers – Temp Check
• E-Contracting Today & Tomorrow – Geared Up?
• Focussed Presentation – India’s Road to Digital Tax
• E-Commerce – A Heavier Cart Now?
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