The University of Iowa Innovation, Business & Law Center announces its Fall 2020 speaker series, featuring the six winners of the 2020 Innovation, Business & Law Center Prize and Iowa Law’s own Stella Burch Elias, joined by co-author Kit Johnson.  All talks will be through Zoom.  The Zoom room will open at 12:30 CT and talks will begin at 12:45 p.m. CT.  Talks will be approximately 30 minutes, followed by time for questions.  To receive a calendar invitation to the speaker series, email sara-k-clark@uiowa.edu

 

 

 

Thursday, September 10: “Artificial Intelligence and Access to the Patent System”

W. Keith Robinson

Altshuler Distinguished Teaching Professor
Co-Director, Tsai Center for Law, Science and Innovation
Associate Professor of Law
Southern Methodist University
Dedman School of Law

Please click this URL to join. https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/95052323364

 

Thursday, September 24: "Implementing a Civil Rights Approach to Insurance Anti-Discrimination Law”

Daniel Schwarcz

Fredrikson & Byron Professor
University of Minnesota Law School

Please click this URL to join. https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/98617957051

 

Thursday, October 1: “Beyond Aunt Jemima: Holding Public Companies Accountable for Dismantling Systemic Racism”

Audra L. Savage

Senior Lecturer and Postdoctoral Fellow
McDonald Distinguished Fellow
Center for the Study of Law & Religion
Emory University School of Law

Please click this URL to join. https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/94200486261

 

Wednesday, October 7: “Financial Exclusion as Economic Subordination”

Cassandra Jones Havard

Professor of Law
Director, Charles Hamilton Houston Scholars Program
University of Baltimore School of Law

Please click this URL to join. https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/98011774118

 

Thursday, October 29: “The Exclusionary Clockwork: Mapping Structural Racism in the Intellectual Property Ecosystem”

Ana Santos Rutschman

Assistant Professor of Law
Center for Health Law Studies
Center for International & Comparative Law
Saint Louis University School of Law

&

Ruqaiijah Yearby

Professor of Law and Member, Center for Health Law Studies
Saint Louis University School of Law
Co-Founder and Executive Director, Institute for Healing Justice and Equity
Saint Louis University  

Please click this URL to join. https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/95403542554

 

Thursday, November 12, 12:30-1:30 p.m.: “Normative Considerations of Algorithmic Discrimination & Prescriptions for Data Fairness”

Tabrez Ebrahim

Associate Professor, California Western School of Law
Ostrom Visiting Scholar, Indiana University

Please click this URL to join. https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/99353287681

 

Thursday, December 3: “Racial Exclusion in Employment-Based Immigration”

Stella Burch Elias

Professor of Law
Chancellor William Gardiner Hammond Fellow in Law
Director, London Law Program
University of Iowa College of Law

&

Kit Johnson

Associate Professor of Law
University of Oklahoma College of Law

Please click this URL to join. https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/92934717670