National Law University (NLU), Delhi and Centre for Cyber laws is organising national conference on fintech, data protection and cyber security in collaboration with CII- Tata Communications Centre for Digital Transformation.

Date of Event: 19 November 2022

About the conference: The one-day conference has two sessions, encompassing the interface of fintech, data protection, Intermediary liability and cyber security. The following two plenary sessions will cover the wide range of sub themes:

Plenary Session I- Fintech, Data protection and Cyber Security Sub Themes-

1) Fintech and Cybersecurity

a) Regulatory Framework for Fintech

b) Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

c) Payment Industry and PPIs

d) Financial Technology and Cybersecurity

2) Data Protection

a) Data Sovereignty

b) Data Localization

c) How much surveillance is good surveillance?

d) Data Minimization

e) Data Protection and AI f Privacy Laws in Business

g) Interplay between consumer protection and Data Protection

h) International Approach to Data Protection

1) Digital Capitalism

j) The Rise and Regulation of Data Marketplace

Plenary Session II Intermediary Liability and Cyber Security

Sub Themes

a) Intermediary Liability in digital space

b) Role of intermediary in Strengthening cyber security

c) Cloud Service Provider: Issues & Challenges

d) Internet Intermediaries: Duty of care and due diligence

e) Role of Internet Intermediaries in Advancing Public Policy Objectives

f) Role of Internet Intermediaries in protecting IPRs

g) Changing Dynamics of Intermediary liability in digital space

Both the plenary sessions will be presided over by Session Chairs from academia/industry/legal practitioners.

Submission Guidelines:

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• Additionally, the first page of the manuscript should only include the title of the paper and a 250-word abstract. Co-authorship is allowed only up to a maximum of 2 authors.

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• Author/s are required to submit the manuscripts in Microsoft word document.

Submission Deadline:

Submission of Full paper- Sunday, October 30, 2022

Confirmation of Acceptance- Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Conference Date- Saturday, November 19, 2022

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