The United Nations General Assembly on December 23, 2013 proclaimed the International Decade for People of African Descent commencing on 1 January 2015 and ending on 31 December 2024. Several activities have been held and planned by member states around the theme - "People of African descent: recognition, justice and development". This program will offer an international perspective of human rights and the role of the ...more »
Artificial Intelligence (AI) programs are now a part of every AALL conference. But this program will take a more global view by including China, a global leader in AI. This session will include a panel of speakers from the United States and China discussing the state of AI in the legal arena in their respective countries.
Big Data is hot. But how can we use it effectively in our workplace? This session will include a panel of speakers from the United States and China discussing how they are using big data to increase faculty scholarship impact, encourage global collaboration, increase their university's reputation, and how you can do the same at your own institution.
The world's most profitable companies derive most of their income from intellectual property and other intangible assets, which can easily be transferred to foreign subsidiaries in low-tax jurisdictions. International tax rules, premised on outdated concepts like "physical presence" and "permanent establishment," are increasingly unable to cope with the disruption caused by the rise of digital corporate titans. This ...more »