Speaking Engagement

Women Leaders in Blockchain and AI

The MIT Legal Forum on AI & Blockchain

Cambridge, MA, and Live Webcast

Blank Rome Partner Michelle Ann Gitlitz will speak at the inaugural MIT Legal Forum on AI & Blockchain, being held October 30 and 31, 2017, in Cambridge, MA, and via live webcast.

Ms. Gitlitz’s panel, “Women Leaders in Blockchain and AI,” will take place from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, October 30. Her co-panelists will be:

  • Moderator: Shawnna Hoffman, Co-Founder and Global Co-Leader, IBM Watson Legal
  • Laura Jehl, Partner, BakerHostetler LLP
  • Susan Joseph, Founder, SheTechPower

This event will provide a forum for legal practitioners, technologists, scholars, and business professionals to discuss the current and likely future impact of AI and blockchain technologies on the law, and develop an initial framework for the evaluation, prioritization and practical application of AI and blockchain technologies to the law. The format will be a series of sessions flowing from level setting overviews to fire-starter talks to breakout sessions to reports back and synthesizing discussion on key themes.

Sample conference topics include:

  • Data Protection
  • VAT Fraud Tax
  • Legal Entity
  • Immigration
  • State Crowdfunding

For more information or to register, please visit the forum website.

Michelle Gitlitz at MIT Legal Forum on AI & Blockchain, October 30, 2017