Date: June 10, 2022
Time: 9:30–17:10 (Japan Time)
Theme: Artificial Intelligence and Law – Chances and Risks –
Venue: Ono Auditorium (map)
Language: German and Japanese (simultaneous translation)
Host: DJJV
Co-host: Waseda University, School of Law  Research Center for the Legal System of intellectual Property(RCLIP) Waseda University, Institute of Comparative Law


Participation fee: Free (Capacity of 100) *We stopped accepting applications.
*See below for participation at the venue.
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09:00                    Resistration
09:30 – 09:40        Welcome Message
                                 Prof. Takashi Hakoi (Dean, School of Law, Waseda University)
                                 Dr. Jan Grotheer (Honorary President, DJJV)
09:40 – 10:10        Opening Remarks     
                                 Tokiko Kiyota (Deputy Secretary General · Japanese-German Center Berlin)
                                 Swetlana Schaworonkowa (Senior Legal Advisor, Federal German Bar                                             Association)
                                 Dr. Laura Blecken (Program Manager at German Centre for Research and                                       Innovation Tokyo (DWIH Tokyo))
                                 Moderator: Prof. Dr. Christoph Rademacher (Waseda University)
 10:10 -11:25          Part 1:  AI and Business Law 
               Speakers: Masataka Ogasawara (Representative Director and Co-founder of                                                    LegalForce,  Inc., Tokyo   Lawyer at ZeLo)
                                Dr. Christian Lemke (Vice President, Federal German Bar Association)
               Moderator: Mikio Tanaka (Vice Chair of International Committee of JFBA)
                                →Changed to Prof. Tatsuhiro Ueno (Waseda University)

11:25 – 12:45           Lunch Break

12:45 – 14:00          Part 2: AI and Civil Law
                Speakers: Prof. Nariaki Yamaguchi (Waseda University)
                                  Prof. Dr. Wolf-Georg Ringe (University of Hamburg)
                 Moderator: Prof. Tadao Koezuka (Waseda University)
14:00 – 14:30             Break
14:30 – 15:45            Part 3: AI and Criminal Law
                   Speakers: Prof. Dr. Sota Endo (Waseda University)
                               Prof. Dr. h.c. Arndt Sinn (University of Osnabrück)
                   Moderator: Prof. Dr. Dres. h.c. Makoto Ida (Chuo University)
15:45 – 17:00            Part 4: AI and Public Law
                   Speakers: Prof. Tatsuhisa Tamura (Waseda University)
                          Prof. Dr. Silja Vöneky (University of Freiburg)
                   Moderator: Prof. Dr. Masanori Okada (Waseda University)
17:00 – 17:10             Closing Remarks
                                      Hironaga Kaneko (President DJJV)