GNLU | Certificate Course on “Emerging Technologies and the Law”

Gujarat National Law University is pleased to offer  Certificate Course on  “Emerging Technologies and the Law”  from July 29-August 2, 2019 .

About the course

Science and technology  especially emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, robotics, nanotechnology, genomics,  neuroscience, and block chain are advancing at unprecedented rate. . Law is affected by these emerging technologies in two primary ways.  First, law is called up on to help society govern technology and its potential impacts, both ex ante (regulation) and ex post (liability).  Second, the practice of law itself is being affected and altered by technology in unprecedented ways. This course will provide an overview of both aspects of this growing intersection between law and technology.

Resource person

The course has been drafted and shall  be conducted by  Gary Marchant, Ph.D., J.D., M.P.P.  Prof Marchant serves as the Regents’ Professor and Lincoln Professor of Emerging Technologies, Law & Ethics, and Faculty Director of the Center for Law, Science & Innovation, at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University (ASU).  Professor Marchant’s research interests include the governance of emerging technologies, legal aspects of personalized medicine, use of genetic information in the legal system, legal aspects of risk assessment and risk management, and the application of science and technology in the legal system.  He teaches courses such as Law, Science & Technology; Artificial Intelligence & the Law; The Law of Block chain and Crypto currencies; Genetics and the Law; Biotechnology: Science, Law and Policy; Health Care Technologies; and Big Data, Privacy, and Emerging Technologies.
Professor Marchant  has served on six National Academy of Sciences study committees. He  has been the principal investigator on several major grants, and has organized dozens of academic conferences and workshops on law and science issues.

Registration and Payment details:

Interested student  shall have to fill-in and submit online registration & payment form with requisite fees by clicking HERE

Last date for registration is 25 June 2019.

For more details, refer Brochure – Emerging technologies and the law

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