Kristal Allen (MLT Aikins) to present Brave New World: Legal Issues in Automation at AMC Expo 2022
Thursday, February 3, 2022
AMC is pleased to announce the first speaker session in its lineup for Expo 2022: Tech Talent Together in Guelph.
Kristal Allen, Partner with MLT Aikins and Associates Committee Chair of AMC, will present Brave New World: Legal Issues in Automation.
Faced with an automated future, how do we navigate the challenges and risks presented by smart machines? This session will take the audience through an introduction of the top legal considerations presented by the use of artificial intelligence, robotics and automation in agricultural equipment.
Kristal Allen is a partner with MLT Aikins, and the national lead of the firm's Agriculture and Food practice group. Kristal’s practice focuses on the management, exploitation and commercialization of information and intellectual property assets and new technology.
Kristal has extensive experience in advising innovation-focused organizations in the agriculture, food and technology sectors, including with respect to research consortium arrangements, technology development and commercialization arrangements, intellectual property protection and portfolio management, data protection strategies, and both in- and out-licensing. Kristal was also previously Senior Legal Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer to a large public company with operations around the globe.
Join us at AMC Expo 2022!
This speaker session, along with four more speaker sessions, facility tours of Walinga Inc. and Linamar Corporation, and an expanded trade show, are all part of AMC Expo 2022: Tech Talent Together in Guelph, a two-day event exclusive to AMC members. Expo 2022 takes place April 26 and 27 at the Delta Hotel Guelph Conference Centre in Guelph, Ontario.
Don’t miss out – register today to attend or book space to exhibit at the trade show.