Presentations and Speeches

Our recent presentations include:

  • FIDE. Legal Management Summer Program. Round table Analysis of the different business models, their value for customers and their specific structure and governance. 28 June 2021. Javier F. Samaniego - co-speaker. More info here.
  • IE. Legal for Digital Business Transformation Program. Practical case: Judicial procedure for breach of IT contracts. 23 June 2021. Javier F. Samaniego and Gonzalo Hierro - lecturers. More info here.
  • Santander Legal Academy. Executive in-house training: Informative session and case study on mediating complex business disputes. 15 and 17 June 2021. Javier F. Samaniego - lecturer. More info here.
  • IE Business School. Cybercompliance and Data Protection Program. Class 5 May 2021. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – lecturer. More info here.
  • FIDE. Webinar Future regulation of the 5G cybersecurity. 21 April 2021. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – moderator. More info here.
  • University of Navarra / ULIMA program. Session and case study on New data protection framework in Europe. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - lecturer. Madrid, 23 March 2021.
  • UFV. Class EU Law in the digital society. 11-12 March 2021. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – lecturer. More info here.
  • ENATIC. Webinar Challenges of Digitalization of Justice. 9 March 2021. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – co-speaker. More info here.
  • Wolters Kluwer. Presentation of the Innovation and Trends in Legal Sector 2021 Report. 11 Feb. 2021. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – co-speaker. More info here.
  • General Council of Spanish Lawyers, ICC Spanish Committee and Madrid International Arbitration Center (MIAC). II Executive Program on International Arbitration (January-February 2021). Class "Soft Law" Rules in Arbitration. 5 Feb 2021. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – lecturer. More info here.
  • ICAM / Madrid Bar. Master in Digital Law, Innovation and Emerging Technologies. Practical course. 23 Jan. 2021. Javier F. Samaniego - lecturer. More info here.
  • UFV University. Master on Legal Tech. Online sessions on Big Data and data management. 4 and 11 Dec. 2020. Manuel Esteban - lecturer. More info here.
  • ISDE University. Master program Access to Legal Profession. Technologies applied in Law. 23, 24, 26 Nov 2020. Manuel Esteban, Javier F Samaniego – lecturers.
  • ICC. 18th ICC Miami Conference on International Arbitration. Advanced online training Data Protection and Cybersecurity in Virtual Proceedings. 9-10 Nov 2020. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – co-speaker. More info here.
  • ICDR Young & International and CEA - 40. Online session Reports of technical and legal expert in international arbitration: who, when and how? 27 Oct 2020. Blas Piñar – co-speaker. More info here.
  • CESCON / CNA / CEA Digital Law. Center of Conflict Resolution of Panama, Commission on Mediation and Arbitration at the Panama Bar and Euro-American Committee of Digital Law. Online session Digital evidence and Data Protection in Arbitration proceedings. 1 October 2020. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – co-speaker. More info here.
  • IPA. Peruvian Institute of Arbitration. Online session Arbitration and Mediation. 19 August 2020. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – moderator. More info here.
  • CESCON / CNA. Center of Conflict Resolution of Panama and Commission on Mediation and Arbitration at the Panama Bar. Online session Cybersecurity and International Arbitration in the times of the pandemic. 4 August 2020. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – co-speaker. More info here.
  • WLW / WStartupC. Online session Labour law and the Pandemics. 16 July 2020. Maria Meshcherskaya - moderator. More info here.
  • FIDE. Online session 5G as a key piece for the digital transformation of Spain. 2 July 2020. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – moderator. More info here.
  • Gericó Associates. Online session ALSPs revolutionize Spanish law: talent & technology. 2 July 2020. Manuel Esteban – co-speaker. More info here and here.
  • IE Business School. Legal for Digital Business Transformation Program. Online class Practical case: Judicial procedure for breach of IT contracts. 1 July 2020. Javier F. Samaniego and Blas Piñar - lecturers. More info here.
  • Alcalá University. Online class Arbitration and Mediation: new challenges for the legal profession. 30 June 2020. Javier F. Samaniego - co-speaker. More info here.
  • ICAM - Madrid Bar. Section of non-practicing lawyers and Section of ADR. Sessión Arbitration in Europe and Latin America. 29 June 2020. Blas Piñar - participant. More info here.
  • FIDE. Legal Management Summer Program. Sessión Coffee at FIDE with Javier F. Samaniego. 25 June 2020. Javier F. Samaniego - speaker. More info here.
  • FIDE. Online sessión Online mediation: current experiences for a post covid-19 world. 22 June 2020. Javier F. Samaniego - co-speaker. More info here.
  • WLW / WStartupC. Online session How to successfully pass through a due diligence process. 18 June 2020. Maria Meshcherskaya - moderator. More info here.
  • Leaders League. Thought Leaders Virtual Roundtable Technology in Spain. 4 June 2020. Javier F. Samaniego - co-speaker. More info here.
  • Spanish Arbitration Club (CEA). Online session ADR vs Covid-19 in the construction sector. 26 May 2020. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – moderator. More info here.
  • FIDE. Online session “Rapid-fire discussion” with Eduardo Ruiz Montoya - Hewlett Packard Entreprise. 12 May 2020. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – moderator. More info here.
  • General Council of Spanish Lawyers and the ICC Spanish Committee. Executive Program on International Arbitration (April-May 2020). Class "Soft Law" Rules in Arbitration. 8 May 2020. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – lecturer. More info here.
  • CPR. Task Force on Remote Video Arbitration Proceedings. Webinar Beyond the Basics: Thorny Issues in Conducting Real Arbitration Proceedings in a Virtual Hearing Room. Javier F. Samaniego - co-speaker. 4 May 2020. More info here. Read here about CPR’s Annotated Model Procedural Order for Remote Video Arbitration Proceedings.
  • IE Business School. Data Protection Program. Class Criteria for making data processing lawful. 4 May 2020 Javier Fernández-Samaniego – lecturer. More info here.
  • CMEM / CAM. Webinars on current arbitration and mediation issues. Meeting with the ICSID mediators. Javier F. Samaniego - co-speaker. 30 April 2020.
  • FIDE. Online session Contracts’ modification caused by pandemic. Blas Piñar – moderator. 27 April 2020. More info here.
  • Moot Madrid 2020. Blas Piñar – volunteer arbitrator. 23 April 2020. More info here.
  • JAMS. Virtual Roundtable Series Debate on conflict resolution in Latin America in the context of Covid-19. Javier F. Samaniego – participant. 23 April 2020.
  • ESADE / Wolters Kluwer. Online roundtable Litigation Funding, another perspective of litigation. Javier F. Samaniego – co-speaker. 22 April 2020. More info here.
  • The Florida Bar. International Law Section (ILS). 2020 Richard DeWitt Memorial Vis Pre-Moot Competition. Javier F. Samaniego – volunteer arbitrator. 29 Feb 2020, Miami. More info here.
  • FIDE Foundation. Seminar Reform of the Spanish statute of general limitations. 19 February 2020. Blas Piñar - co-speaker. More info here.
  • Javier F. Samaniego was member of the delegation appointed by Madrid Court of Arbitration in the UNCITRAL (United Nations Commission on International Trade Law Working Group II (Dispute Settlement) 71st session on UNCITRAL Draft provisions on expedited arbitration. New York, 3–7 February 2020.
  • Samaniego Law, Spanish Arbitration Club and Andersen Tax & Legal. Seminar David Guetta Case: on the suspension of the arbitration agreement in times of insolvency. Blas Piñar - co-speaker. Madrid, 16 January 2020.
  • Francisco de Vitoria University. Master Course Access to Lawyer Profession. Class on Commercial Skills. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - professor. Madrid, December 13, 2019.
  • IE Business School. Master Program Law for digital business transformation. Case study Legal proceedings for contractual breach in IT contracting. Javier Fernández-Samaniego and Blas Piñar - lecturers. Madrid, 3 July 2019.
  • ICEX - Spanish Institute of Foreign Trade. International Arbitration Direct Mission Spain – Americas Arbitration Forum. Session Mediation and Arbitration: hot topics. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - moderator. Miami, 24 June 2019. More info here.
  • Privacy Perfect. Working breakfast The DPO’s day-to-day: challenges and solutions. Session The Future DPO. Manuel Esteban - speaker. Madrid, 20 June 2019.
  • Customer & Partner Day (annual conference organized by Liberto Group, IMSolutions and Gemini). Trend Talk GDPR & PSD2 – impact on Financial Services. Javier F. Samaniego – speaker. Madrid, 13 June 2019. More info here.
  • ICC 1st Iberian Arbitration Day 2019. Session Data protection, privacy, transparency and cybersecurity in international arbitration. Lisbon, 20 May 2019. Javier F. Samaniego – panel speaker. More information here.
  • 2019 CPR European Conference. Panel Preparing for the Robo-Revolution. London, 15 May 2019. Javier F. Samaniego – moderator. More information here.
  • XII International Law Congress 2019. Session International Law and Conflict Management. Valladolid, 11 May 2019. Javier F. Samaniego – panel speaker. More information here.
  • University of Navarra Madrid Campus. International Legal Week for students of Master Program in Business Law of University of Lima - ULIMA (Peru). Session and case study on Current legal challenges of the EU Digital Single Market and tensions between the development of Big Data, Artificial Intelligence (A.I) and the new Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Javier Fernández-Samaniego - lecturer. Madrid, 23 April 2019.
  • Privacy + Security Academy. Second annual International Privacy + Security Forum. Session Privacy in Latin America: Where is it headed. 3-5 April 2019, Washington DC. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – moderator. More information here.
  • ICC YAF and CEA-40. Conference Ten shots on confidentiality in commercial arbitration: interview with the institution, the lawyer and the client. Madrid, 14 March 2019. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – panelist.
  • CPR, Samaniego Law and Hendel IDR in collaboration with Arbitral Women, Alma Womens Club and Women in a Legal World. Working breakfast and roundtable Future of ADR through the eyes of users. Madrid, 14 March 2019. Samaniego Law - sponsor and organizer, Javier Fernández-Samaniego – moderator.
  • IE Business School. Data Protection Program. Class Lawfulness of processing with particular focus in the “legitimate interest”. Madrid, 13 March 2019. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – lecturer.
  • Datacentric. Annual conference. Legal round table Impact of the GDPR 300 days after its application. Madrid, 14 Feb 2019. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – speaker. More info here.
  • Francisco de Vitoria University. Master of Law, International Public Law. Blas Piñar Guzmán - Professor. Madrid, from November 2018 to February 2019.
  • Francisco de Vitoria University. Master Course Access to Lawyer Profession. Class on Commercial Skills. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - professor. Madrid, December 14, 2018.
  • IADG. Course "Digital transformation in Spain: regulatory and business vision". Presentation on Innovation and regulation. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - speaker. Madrid, November 24, 2018. More information here.
  • IE Business School. Data Protection Program. Class “Lawfulness of processing” with particular focus in the “legitimate interest”. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - professor. Madrid, November 20, 2018.
  • Fordham University School of Law. Fordham International Arbitration and Mediation Conference. Panel on GDPR: International Arbitration meets Data Protection: Practical Guidance for Compliance. 2 November 2018. New York. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - panel speaker. More info here.
  • IE Business School. Master class on Contracting and Technology. Javier Fernández-Samaniego and Blas Piñar - lecturers. Madrid, 27 June 2018. More info here.
  • ESADE Business & Law School. Seminar Innovation as a useful advantage in the legal sector. Madrid, 13 June 2018 Javier Fernández-Samaniego - Speaker. More info here.
  • Latham & Watkins. Seminar Cybersecurity in International Arbitration. London, 1 June 2018. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - speaker. More info here.
  • UFM University. Conference Adams Smith on Ethics and Economy. Guatemala, 17-19 May 2018. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - co-speaker. More info here.
  • FIDE Foundation. Seminar Data Protection after Brexit. 12 April 2018. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - co-speaker. More info here.
  • ISDE University. Class for Master in International Sports Law. Mediation: An effective process to resolve international complex commercial disputes.. Madrid, 11 April 2018. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – lecturer.
  • CPR. Seminar Cybersecurity in International Arbitration. Paris, 10 April 2018. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – speaker. More info here.
  • HIALSA (Harvard International Arbitration Law Students Association). Round table Future of Arbitration and Technology. Boston, 29 March 18. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – speaker. More info here.
  • CMS. 1st CMS Telco Finance Forum. Panel on Open Data legal framework and Telecoms. Madrid, 21 March 2018. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – moderator. More info here.
  • ISDE University. Class for Master in International Law, Foreign Trade and International Relations. Mediation: An effective process to resolve international complex commercial disputes. Madrid, 2 March 2018. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – lecturer.
  • Datacentric. Annual conference. Panel on Adapting to the new privacy regime. Madrid, 14 Feb 2018. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – speaker. More info here.
  • Professional Union of Cantabria. Seminar on Future of Professions. Santander, 17 November 2017. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – speaker. More info here.
  • Privacy Laws & Business. 30th International Conference. Panel on Fintech online identification: Solutions and challenges. Cambridge, 3-7 July 2017. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - panel speaker. More info here.
  • IE Business School. Master class on Contracting and Technology. Javier Fernández-Samaniego and Blas Piñar – lecturers. Madrid, 29 June 2017.
  • College of Economists of Cantabria. Seminar on Future of Professions. Santander, 28 June 2017. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – speaker. More info here.
  • Peruvian Arbitration Association. XI Latin American Arbitration Congress. Panel on Good & bad practices of precautionary measures. Lima, 24-26 April 2017 Javier Fernández-Samaniego - panel speaker.
  • CPR. Annual meeting. Seminar on Settlement Facilitation. Miami, March 2017. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – co-speaker.
  • Datacentric. Annual conference. Panel on The Big Data: challenges and opportunities. Madrid, 14 Feb 2017. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – speaker. More info here.
  • ITechLaw. Annual European Conference. Round table on Cybersecurity. Madrid, 9-11 November 2016. Javier Fernández-Samaniego – moderator. More info here.
  • Global Pound. Conference series. Panel How can the dispute resolution system be improved? Obstacles and challenges to overcome. Shaping the Future of Dispute Resolution & Improving access to Justice. Madrid, 20 October 2016. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - co-speaker. More info here.
  • FIU (Florida International University). Steven J. Green School of International & Public Affairs Conference "The Internet and Civil Liberties". Panel The dark side of the web: challenges to Security, Prosperity and Privacy. Miami, 8 March 2016. Javier Fernández-Samaniego - panel speaker. More info here.