LegalDay Madrid 2023

Iberian Lawyer celebrates today 7th November its LegalDay event at the Hotel Urban in Madrid. The event will be attended by numerous lawyers, general counsels, legal directors, and CEOs of major national and international companies.

This event is held with the aim of delving into the influence that AI will have in the coming years. In particular, how this technology can redefine their professions and salaries, the way they integrate their teams and all the potential it can bring to their daily work.

The Urban Hotel brought together important personalities related to the world of law, investors, CEO’s, among others.

Aldo Scaringella, CEO of LC Publishing Group was in charge of welcoming the attendees to the event.

The welcome speeches were given by Eugenio Ribón, Dean of the Madrid Bar Association and Ana Prado Blanco, General Counsel of Mercedes-Benz Iberia.

The event included three round tables that followed the theme of the event: “Legal Day”.
The first round table “In-house counsel and IA: how is your team going to look like in 10 years” will be moderated by Julia Gil, journalist of Iberian Lawyer and, and will count with the participation of: Francesc Casajuana Cuscò, General Counsel & Executive Committee member, Danone Iberia; Diolimar García González, Legal Director and member of Responsible AI Committee, Prosegur Group; Julia García Navarro, Head of Legal, Risk & Insurance and Secetary of the Board, Transfesa Logistics; Yolanda Herrán Azanza, General Counsel, ACCIONA Energía; and John Rigau, Vice President & General Counsel, PepsiCo West Europe.

The second round table “Unleashing the potential: AI in the hands of GC” will be attended by Asier Crespo, Legal Director, Microsoft Ibérica; María de los Reyes Escrig Teigeiro, General Counsel, Head of Compliance Coordination for Affiliated companies Member of Boards of Directors, Aena Desarrollo Internacional; Javier Ramírez, Vice President & Associate General Counsel Regions Litigation, HP Inc. | Head of Advocacy, ACC Europe; Alexandra Reis, Senior Counsel PT, Tabaqueira / Philip Morris International; Jorge Ribeiro Mendonça, Of Counsel, Cerejeira Namora, Marinho Falcão; and Andrea Viale, Global Head of Legal, Idealista. And moderated by Mercedes Galan, journalist of Iberian Lawyer.

The third and final round table will be moderated by Julia Gil, entitled “The AI impact: redefining profession and compensation” will consist of the following panelists: Juan Manuel Caballero Caballero, Senior Legal Counsel and Legal Operations, Indra; Fátima Correia Da Silva, Chief Compliance Officer, Head of Legal and Data Protection Officer, Critical Techworks; Carlos Menor, Legal Director and Compliance Officer, Renault Group Iberia; Mariano Pérez de Cáceres, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer, Meliá Hotels International; Nicoletta Ravidà, Managing Director Southern Europe, Taylor Root; and Elisabet Rojano-Vendrell, Head of Legal Spain & Latin America, MENARINI Group.