On Monday, October 23, 2023, the LCO is hosting a free webinar about AI in the justice system to commemorate Access to Justice Week 2023.

The webinar is titledAI and A2J: Where are we? Where are we going?

This session will provide an overview of the use of AI in the justice system, update recent developments, and discuss how the A2J community should respond.

The Law Commission of Ontario’s (LCO) Executive Director Nye Thomas will present on the benefits and risks of AI, why and how AI technologies are being used in justice system, and the potential impact of AI on communities and areas of law affected by access to justice in Canada.

Sarah McCoubrey, Partner and Strategist at CALIBRATE Solutions will present on recent international efforts to incorporate AI into A2J efforts.

LCO Counsel Susie Lindsay will provide an overview of emerging issues in AI regulation in Canada and elsewhere, focussing on issues most important to the A2J community.

Sarah, Nye, and Susie will close with a discussion and Q&A about what the emerging realities suggest and what is next.

This webinar will take place online from 1 pm – 2 pm (Eastern Standard Time, Toronto).

This session will be interesting to many stakeholders, including individuals and organizations concerned with IPV and gender-based violence; family justice; criminal justice; access to justice for low-income, racialized, and rural/remote communities; courts; and justice policymakers.

Registration is required.

Follow this link to register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ai-and-a2j-where-are-we-where-are-we-going-tickets-732976270757?utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-medium=discovery&utm-term=listing&utm-source=cp&aff=ebdsshcopyurl