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Theme: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN LAW AND LEGAL PRACTICE: WHERE ARE WE?

The Faculty of Law (FOL), Multimedia University will hold the 4th International Conference on Law and Digitalization 2024 (ICLD24) on 23-25 July 2024 (Virtual Conference). ICLD24 will be part of the bigger Digital Future Congress (DIFCON 2024) comprising of various other conferences of multidisciplinary academic interests. The aim of ICLD24 is to provide a platform for both local and international academics, practitioners, policymakers, researchers and students to meet, share ideas and knowledge in law and digitalization through paper presentation. It also aims to encourage academic linkages between the academicians and the researchers from the legal fraternity. It also promotes future co-operations among the intellectuals from various fields and disciplines.

PUBLICATIONS

    All accepted papers will be published in SCOPUS/MyCite/MyJurnal indexed journals (subject to meeting individual journals requirement).

CONFERENCE TRACKS

  • Law and Education

  • Law and Employment

  • Law and Social Security

  • Legal Aspects of the Digital Economy

  • Fintech Law

  • Family Law

  • Intellectual Property

  • Legal Regulation of Data Circulation

  • Shariah and Contemporary Issues

  • Preservation of Digital User Data in a Digital Environment

  • Ensuring Human Rights in the Digital World Including Identification (Correlation of a Person with His Digital Image)

  • Creating New Legal Institutions Aimed at the Formation of an Environment of Trust etc.

  • Digitalisation and Competition Law

  • Digitalisation and Corporate Law

  • Digitalisation and Law of Evidence

  • Digitalisation and the Legal Profession

  • Digitalisation and Civil Law Procedure

  • Digitalisation and Criminal Law Procedure

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

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Prof. Dr. Ida Madieha bt. Abdul Ghani Azmi

Professor
Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws, International Islamic University Malaysia

Ida Madieha bt. Abdul Ghani Azmi obtained her LLB from IIUM, LLM from University of Cambridge and Ph.D from University of London (1995). Dr. Ida has authored 10 books and more than 60 articles on various issues on Intellectual Property and Cyberlaw and presented more than 70 papers in local and international conference. She is currently a Professor at the Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws. Dr. Ida has had the experience of researching on many areas of IP, cyberlaw and biotechnology law. Among the national grants are: Deciphering the Wikileaks Saga: Exploring the Legal, Policy and Information Security Role and Challenges in Protecting and Securing Malaysia's Critical Information Infrastructure (CII) Against Data Leak (ERGS 2011-2013); Legal Framework for the Protection of Traditional Cultural Expressions: Balancing Human Rights, Conservation and Proprietary Interest (FRGS 2012-2015); Kajian dan Semakan Kursus Undang-undang, (MOHE, Oct 2005- Jan 2006) and Copyright and Access to Knowledge (Consumer International, September 2007-January 2008); A Review of the Patents Act with Special Emphasis on Transfer of Green Technologies Provisions (JPUUM, November (2012); Kajian Halatuju Pendidikan Undang-undang, Ministry of Higher Education (2013). Status of Left Over Embryos in Malaysia: An Ethico-Legal Enquiry, (RAGS (2013-2015); A study of Legal Issues Related to Blog Businesses in Malaysia: A Proposal for a Regulatory Framework in Malaysia, RAGS, (2013-2015); Security Offences Law Vis A Vis Right to Privacy in Malaysia: Guidelines for Reconciliation and Enforcement (FRGS 2013-2015); Legal and Administrative Requirement in Shariah Compliant Hospitality Services (NRGS 2013-2015), Establishing Legal and Economic Framework to Protect Malaysian Copyright Based Industries From the Possible Negative "Effects" of the Proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (FRGS 2015), Establishing An Effective Legal Framework for Corporate Mergers and Acquisitions in Malaysia Post TPP and AEC Era (FRGS 2016) and Legal Framework To Regulate Nutraceuticals, Herbal Medicines and health Supplements in Malaysia (FRGS 2016). The international research projects include: The Economic Impact of Intellectual Property System (WIPO-JPO-UNU Research Project, December 2006- June 2007); Patents, Stem Cells and Ethics (Association of Commonwealth University, September 2006-March 2007) and Drafting of IP Curriculum and Syllabus in Bangladesh, WIPO (2014). Dr Ida has had a short stint as a member of the Board of the Malaysian Intellectual Property Office (MyIPO) (2004-2008). She is also the former Deputy Director of the Malaysian Copyright Tribunal (2014-2016). In terms of training programs, Dr Ida has conducted training programs organized by the Intellectual Property Training Centre and ILKAB and the resource person for the WTO Regional Trade Policy Program for Asia Pacific (2008-2011). She has also act as a resource person to WIPO/WTO IP Colloquium for IP Teachers and Researchers in Asia (2017) and consultant to WIPO in a number of mission. At the international level, Dr. Ida is the executive committee member of the Association of Teachers and Researchers on Intellectual Property (ATRIP).

COMMITTEES

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Chair: Asst. Prof. Dr Yang Chik Adam
Co-Chair: Mr. Justin Johari Bin Azman
Secretary Chair: Ms. Nur Najiha Binti Jamil
Technical Programme Chair: Mr. Muhammad Asyraf Fitri Bin Mohd Afindi
Technical Programme Co-Chair: Ms. Scarlett Yong Mei Chern
Keynote and Session Chair: Dr Eliya Hamizah binti Halim
Publicity Chair: Ms. Shahrina Anis Binti Samsudin
Financial & Registration Chair: Ms. Erica Kong Xin Wei

TECHNICAL PROGRAMME COMMITTEE

Prof. Dr. Abdul Mohaimin Bin Noordin Ayus (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Prof. Dr. Kartina A Choong (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Associate Professor Dr. Khong Wye Keen (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Associate Professor Dr. Manique Apsara Ephranella Cooray (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Dr. CJ Gletus Matthew A/L CN Jacob (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Dr. Eliya Hamizah binti Halim (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Dr. Olivia Tan Swee Leng (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Asst. Prof. Dr. Hasbollah Bin Mat Saad (UCSI University, Malaysia)
Prof. Dr. Nuraisyah Chua Abdullah (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia)
Associate Professor Dr. Sheela a/p Jayabala Krishnan (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia)
Dr. Muhammad Umar Bin Abdul Razak (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia)
Dr. Che Audah Bt Hassan (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia)
Dr. Nadzriah Binti Ahmad (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia)
Dr. Ikmal Hisham Bin Md. Tah (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sonny Zulhuda (International Islamic Univerrsity Malaysia)
Dr. Hafidz Hakimi bin Haron (Universiti Utara Malaysia)
Mr. Joseph Savirimuthu LL.B, LL.M. (Senior Lecturer in Law, Liverpool Law School, University of Liverpool)
Mr. Justin Johari Bin Azman (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Mr. Tay Eng Siang (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Dr. Hawa Binti Rahmat (Multimedia University, Malaysia)
Dr. Sareen Kaur Bhar (Multimedia University, Malaysia)