University of Padova - Law School

General

Program Description

22-26 JUNE - BLOCKCHAIN, SMART CONTRACTS and AI

The summer school strives to present well-rounded analyses of the legal, business, and policy issues that arise at the intersection of law, technology, and industry with a focus on Blockchain, smart contracts and AI. The Program introduces to the main areas of Digital Law, providing participants with insight into the field of IT Law and an appreciation of the significant role of the law in furthering the economic and technological development, and particularly in promoting innovation. Aside from the academic program and its educational value, the Summer School is significant from a cultural point of view: participants will have the opportunity to attend one of Europe’s oldest universities, to discover the authentic Venezia as well as exchange ideas and experiences in an international environment.

All activities will be carried on in English. On the last day of the Summer School, each participant who regularly attended the program will receive a Certificate of Attendance (3 ECTS).

Target Group

Young researchers, professors, undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate students as well as young professionals from any field of study or discipline. Maximum 50 participants.

Venue

The courses will be held in the city center of Padova (at Jobcampus where accommodation is available).

Cost

700 Euros (early bird), and includes:

  • Tuition
  • Opening Party
  • Guided Tour of the historic University of Padova
  • Trip to Venice

Accomodation can be provided at the Campus for additional cost of 200 Euro (Monday to Saturday)

Provisional Program

Last updated Jan 2020

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About the School

The Innovation and Technology Law Lab - ITLL is an International Group of Research founded and coordinated by the Business Law Chair of the University of Padova. ITLL seeks to foster companies’ growth ... Read More

The Innovation and Technology Law Lab - ITLL is an International Group of Research founded and coordinated by the Business Law Chair of the University of Padova. ITLL seeks to foster companies’ growth and the development of a new sustainable Digital Economy through the establishment of a modern and coherent legal framework. Read less