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EPG facilitates ICC-techUk MoU

The UK’s technology trade association techUK and East India’s premier business chamber the Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) agreed to facilitate two-way technology collaborations between British and Indian companies, with a special focus on West Bengal, through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed today.  …

Developing a startup ecosystem: Lessons from the UK

    Our Managing Director was the Lead Author of this report, launched in London on 22nd February. We are looking forward to taking its findings further through further research. Startup report from FICCI cites learnings from the UK to create successful innovation ecosystem in India …

Second annual Corporate Legal Innovators concludes

The second annual Corporate Legal Innovators conference concluded last week at London South Bank University. Thanks to everyone that attended the 2016 edition and our sponsors, Halebury, Wolters Kluwer (ELM Solutions), Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas - advocates & solicitors, NaviStarLegal, Khaitan Legal Associates - Indian Advocates,…

Are we soon reaching the era of faceless banking?

Technology is the 21st century dragon. It is devouring products, processes and jobs stead fast. While the users rejoice, it is pain to the losers. Shall we say, “One man’s meat is several men’s poison”? The changes technology has brought in to industries, in particular…

Fintech, Medtech, Edtech. What is going on with Legaltech?

Turn on the news or open social media today and the buzzword FinTech seems difficult to avoid. It’s not surprising: the UK FinTech sector generated £6.6bn revenue in 2015 and currently has a workforce of over 60,000 employees. Discussions around the rise of Medtech’s influence…

How blockchain technology could be used for social good

What is blockchain? Today our social and economic lives rely on trust, and depend on intermediaries for transactions. For example, we transfer money through our bank, we need agencies to buy and sell property, or need lawyers for trade negotiations. Blockchain has the capacity to…

How can General Counsels thrive through full use of new technologies?

As most in-house lawyers and big law firms already know, the use of new technologies in the legal market is fundamental in running an efficient business. Their use avoids wasting money and also helps provide higher quality services on a lower budget. To implement this,…

Hosting Europe’s premier India edtech and education conference with Microsoft on 2-3 Feb 2016

The India Education Innovation Conference 2015 was an important event, led by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), in that it showcased the best of Indian edtech in Europe for the first time. IEIC2016 goes further in bringing together educators, learning…

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