Why is the Alternative In-House Technology Summit alternative?

  • It is specifically for technology leaders in corporate legal, with your resources and constraints in mind
  • The event is designed to ensure maximum interaction and networking time with other in-house counsel from innovative legal teams
  • You’ll meet a balance of the right people – colleagues, peers, advisers, vendors – in an informal and intimate environment where discussion is always welcomed
  • Content is always innovative yet practical and applicable
  • You’ll get the chance for “time out” to recharge and find inspiration
  • You’ll find a collaborative approach and spirit and the ability to share your thoughts with those facing the same challenges as you

We have an excellent panel of advisors for the event, representing:

Who will you meet?

From UK and international corporations such as:

Adidas – AIG – Ascential – Arup – Astra Zeneca – Aviva – BAE Systems – Barclays – BT – BUPA – Carillion – Centrica – Crédit Agricole – Deliveroo – DHL – Diageo – Dyson – eBay Inc – EDF Energy – Eurotunnel – Financial Times – GlaxoSmithKline – Global Aerospace – HSBC – John Lewis – Lloyds – Marks & Spencer – National Grid – Nationwide – Nestle – Newsweek – Ocado – Paddy Power Betfair – Pearson – Pernod Ricard – Prudential – Rentokil – Royal Mail Group – Santander – Schroders – Sky – Société Générale – Sodexo – Starbucks – Telegraph Media Group – Tesco – The Co-Operative Group – Three – Unilever – Volkswagen – Virgin Atlantic – Vodafone  

Innovative, stimulating and entertaining – yet practical, sensible and applicable

The first ever Alternative In-House Technology Summit in February 2017 was a huge success with 150+ in-house counsel attending for innovative content and great networking.

Here are just a few of the things GCs and in-house teams said they liked about the 2018 event:

“Excellent content and speakers.  Very relevant to my current initiatives to transform my legal department through innovation, automation and legal tech solutions.”  Mark Duncan, Societe Generale

“So much better than CLOC!  The venue helped create a relaxed and friendly atmosphere which encouraged networking and knowledge sharing.”  Jo Guy, Supplier Relationship Manager, Lloyds Banking Group

“The mix of speakers and speaker format was great. Excellent structure – making it residential ensures attendees are focused on making the most of the workshops, presentations and networking opportunities.  Also appreciated the investment in really good after dinner entertainment.”  Hugo Lidbetter, Principal Solicitor, Generation, EDF Energy

“Meeting other people doing similar roles and facing similar challenges and hearing about various solutions.”  Angela Yotov, General Counsel, Ratesetter

“Good networking and bouncing ideas with peers.”  Darren Jones, LawTech Strategy, Barclays

“Still most content-rich conference on the circuit…. The exhibition was excellent, with vendors and attendees intermingling.  The networking was brilliant – time to talk.  Customer service and venue were excellent.”  Sarah Barrett-Vane, SBV Consulting

“A very good level of networking with GCs facing similar challenges and topics updated and to the point of for a) the ‘real life’.”  Naya Boltetsou, General Counsel, Grace Hotels

“Getting current tech overview.  Understanding how peers are using tech, what they have prioritised and why.”  Matthew Glover, Legal Operations, Colt Technology Services

“The sheer quality of the speakers and delegates.  There was deep and cutting-edge experience all over!”  Richard Crabb, Global Head of HOST Legal, Operations, HSBC

“Diverse and senior audience.  Did things differently such as vendor presentations.” Paul Boyle, Group Deputy General Counsel, Serco Group

“The keynote speakers were very informative and caused further enquiry.  Meta were an eye opener.”  Amit Kotecha, Senior Legal Counsel, BMW Group