Global Legal Hackathon in Hong Kong (23-25 February 2018)

Global Legal Hackathon on 23-25 February 2018

Date: Starting 6:30 pm 23-25 February 2018
Location: Thomson Reuters, ICBC Tower, 18/F, 3 Garden Road, Central
Costs: Free to all

Join legal and compliance professionals, lawyers and technologists, seasoned and novice, to get the chance to represent Hong Kong as part of the largest worldwide legal hackathon.

Regtech / LegalTech is one of the most exciting emerging areas of technology innovation. During a 54-hour tech sprint, participants will work together in teams, imagining and building novel solutions to improve the service of legal and regulatory concerns (such as business and practice of law, regulatory compliance, or access to justice) in Asia’s premier financial and legal centre. Thomson Reuters and ACMI are proud to be the Hong Kong hosts of the Global Legal Hackathon.

Practitioners – you have a unique opportunity to solve the real-world problems you face on a day-to-day basis, leveraging technologists, resources and skills that take you beyond organisational constraints.

Technologists – the legal and regulatory industry is undergoing an exciting transformation. This opportunity enables you to make a profound impact on a developing industry – and gain invaluable insights from subject-matter experts to problem-solve and create innovative and impactful solutions

For students and mentors from all disciplines – an opportunity to work alongside legal and technology practitioners and leading industry figures, opening possibilities for your future career path.

The Hong Kong leg of this global hackathon will also connect with worldwide participants throughout the weekend, enabling you to:

Interested to join? Learn more at

Interested to support and assist? Contact the Hong Kong organising committee at