This coming Sunday I will participating in a panel at the American Association of Law Libraries Meeting and Conference in Boston. “Exploring the Opportunities & Risks of Generative AI” is sponsored by Wolters Kluwer. Ken Crutchfield, of Wolters Kluwer will moderate the panel which includes Vishal Agnihotri , of Alston & Bird and Courtney Toiaivao of Holland & Knight.

When::11:30AM on Sunday July 16th, 2023

Where: Hynes Convention Center Room 208 across from the Exhibit Hall

Here is the Program description:

The panel will explore the opportunities and risks surrounding ChatGPT for legal including current views on Generative AI. Legal professionals must prepare for an eventual future that includes ChatGPT-like products being used within the industry. Librarians and Knowledge Management professionals need to be aware of the potential applications, the potential downsides, and possible safeguards to consider when using these products. The promise of AI includes boosting productivity and automating tasks including the drafting of documents. The panelists will discuss issues and ideas that can help librarians and knowledge management professionals contribute to the conversation within their organizations. The session will help with preparing for the inevitability of AI’s use in law firms and even the practice of law. AI is progressing at an incredibly fast pace, and this panel’s audience will be better prepared for the brave new world of Generative AI in the legal industry.