'Live' panel discussion - Contracts and digitisation

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This session took place on Thursday 22 June from 14:00 - 15:00 GMT+1. The session was streamed in our youtube channel.

Note: for those of you unable to access YouTube, we will also be uploading the video into this step (which is why there is currently a placeholder video).

Contracts and digitisation

Sally Hughes, COO IACCM and Tim Cummins, CEO IACCM willl address the following question:

Smart contracts, comic contracts, virtual reality contracts… How will digitization affect the way we form and manage trading relationships?

Sally and Tim were joined in this panel by the expert in the field Kingsley Martin, President & CEO, KM Standards LLC. Kai Jacob, Global VP Legal Information Management, SAP sends his apologies.


You were able to ask questions in three different ways prior, during, and after the live session:

  • By posting a comment in the discussion board of this step
  • By participating in the Youtube channel live chat window (only during the session)
  • By tweeting with the #FLcontracts hashtag

FAQs about the technology

What happens if I can’t watch the live discussion?

Don’t worry! Realtime participation is not a mandatory part of this course, but it is fun and we think you’d get a lot out of it. A recording of the discussion will be available at the same address above after the live event finishes. You can still make a contribution by leaving your question or comments on this step in advance, and we may include some of these in the discussion.

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No, you will just watch the live stream like any other video (though Google users can submit comments via the interface).

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This video is from the free online course:

Contract Management: Building Relationships in Business

University of Southampton