Seminars and Conferences

Third IP & Innovation Researchers of Asia Conference

24 Mar 2021 - 27 Mar 2021 Current Students, Industry/Academic Partners
Organised by:
Althaf Marsoof

The Third IP & Innovation Researchers of Asia (IPIRA) Conference is scheduled to be held as a virtual event from the 24th to 27th March 2021. The conference brings together intellectual property (IP) and innovation researchers, academics and practitioners from Asia and beyond to discuss cutting-edge, impactful and ground-breaking research in various aspects of IP law and innovation. The conference was founded and is organized by IPIRA Network. This year, the Third IPIRA Conference is being organised in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Academy, the World Trade Organization (WTO), and the following academic institutions: the Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws, International Islamic University Malaysia; the Faculty of Law, Universitas Indonesia; Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University; Texas A&M University School of Law; and the Faculty of Law, University of Geneva. In addition, numerous distinguished institutions across Asia and beyond are supporting this year's event. Since its launch in 2019, the IPIRA Conference has become Asia’s premier conference dealing with IP and innovation research.

Invited speaker(s)
Associate Professor Bo An and NBS’ very own Associate Professor Hannah Lim

NISTH Think Out Debate Series is a forum designed for active discussion on dual perspectives by leading researchers from across disciplines to explore global challenges outside the box. This Inaugural debate saw a dual qualified computer scientist and lawyer battle it out with a top AI scientist.

Event date & time: 21 October 2020, 11 AM - 12 PM (online)


Inaugural NISTH Think Out
Invited speaker(s)
Expert Speakers
Professor Caren Yeung, University of Birmingham
Professor Lyria Bennett-Moses, University of New South Wales and Dr Cansu Canca, AI Ethics Lab.

NTU Speakers
Associate Professor Harry Tan and Assistant Professor Althaf Marsoof of the NBS
Associate Professor Andres Carlos Luco of the School of Humanities 
and Assistant Professor Shafiq Rayhan of the School of Computing.

This session dealt with the legal, ethical and policy implications of designing and using AI for decision-making purposes, with a specific focus on the use of AI to regulate and moderate content on the internet. 

Event date & time: 2 Nov 2020 at 14:30 (online)


Algorithmic Justice Knowledge 1