Blockchain

AN INTRODUCTION TO BLOCKCHAIN AND CRYPTO ASSETS [VIDEO]

Have you ever wondered how Blockchain could transform the world and how companies are using its transformative power to bring about social change?

The consequences of the recent COVID-19 pandemic have allowed Blockchain to quickly rise in prominence over the past year to become one of the most prolific technologies on the market in 2021, but little is still known about it.

Join us at this exciting event where we will be covering:

1. HOW BLOCKCHAIN WORKS

2. WHY BLOCKCHAIN HAS THE CAPACITY TO MASSIVELY DISRUPT INDUSTRY

3. INSIGHT INTO SOME LEADING PROJECTS AND PRODUCTS IN THIS SPACE

Biotechnology

The ‘Notre-Dame tipping point’ – A study of key events in Biotechnology, what it means to be alive and whether things will actually ever be the same once the ‘fire’ has passed

Break through developments in Biotechnology concerning the recent restoration of ‘pig brains’ at Yale and the growth of organic robots at Cornell suggest that what it means to be ‘alive’ and human might not be as clearly cut out as first thought.

This ‘Brief’ delves into the studies placing them into their legal and social contexts whilst providing perspective on the difficult questions and issues they also raise.

AI

Why UK Road Traffic Law needs to be modernized before self-driving cars hit the roads – or us.

This latest article takes a look at current UK road traffic law and examines its suitability for regulating vehicle accidents involving self-driving vehicles. But notably whilst the law has traditionally been focused on placing liability on human ‘drivers’ who have until recently been at the heart of most road traffic accidents, would it still be right or even fair to argue the same in light of the growing capabilities of highly autonomous self-driving vehicles?