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Richard Keck – Selected Speaking Engagements

Presenter and Panelist, “Infrastructure Sharing: Making Infrastructure Lending More Efficient,” Transport & ICT Forum 2017: Transforming Ideas & Lives to Shape a Sustainable Future for All, World Bank, Washington, DC, March 8, 2017.

Panelist, “Expert Workshop on the Shared Use of Mining-Related Infrastructure,” Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment, Columbia University, New York City, November 15, 2013.

Panelist, “Leveraging FDI in natural resources for infrastructure development,” The Resource Boom and FDI in Africa: new players, new opportunities, a new agenda for development, Vale Columbia Center on Sustainable International Investment, Columbia University, New York City, October 26, 2011.

Speaker, “Infrastructure, Devices, Technology – Ownership and Openness,” ITU-WIPO Symposium on Dispute Resolution at the Crossroads of ICT and IP, ITU Telecom World, Geneva, October 8, 2009.

Moderator, “Rethinking the Boilerplate - How the Business Lawyer Should Address Data Issues in Standard Commercial Agreements,” American Bar Association Section of Business Law Spring Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia, April 16 - 18, 2009.

Speaker, "IP and Technology Issues: Creation, Protection, Licensing and Dispute Resolution," Atlanta Chapter of the Licensing Executives Society presentation, Atlanta, Georgia, March 5, 2008.

Speaker, "Avoiding Common Mistakes in License Agreement Drafting," Drafting & Negotiating Patent License Agreements 2008 seminar, Raleigh, North Carolina, February 21, 2008.

Co-Chair of panel discussion, "The VOIP Revolution and Its Impact on Law and Policy," ABA Annual Meeting, August 2007.

Speaker, "Disruptive Technologies and the Evolution of the Law," Enterprise Architecture Governance, The Open Group, San Diego, California, January 31, 2007.

Speaker, "Disruptive Technologies and the Evolution of the Law," Panel Discussion on Novel Issues in Cutting-Edge Technologies, 21st Annual Technology Law Institute, State Bar of Georgia, October 17, 2006.

Disruptive Technologies and the Evolution of the Law," OGETA Forum, Atlanta, Georgia, September 30, 2005.

Speaker, "Electric Document Execution and Recording," 27th Annual Real Property Law Institute, Amelia Island, Florida, May 12-14, 2005.

Speaker, "Ensuring a Win-Win Deal Between a Utility and a BPL Network Operator," Broadband Over Power Lines Conference, Herndon, Virginia, April 25-26, 2005.

Panelist, "Broadband over Power Lines Overview," Michigan State University, Quello Center Workshop on Policy Response to Competitive Telecom Technologies, Charleston, South Carolina, December 2004.

Speaker, Broadband over Power Lines Technology Conference, The Legal and Regulatory Landscape, Tucker, Georgia, November 2004.

Speaker, “Practicing Alchemy on Commercial Law,” Adapting Paper-Based Legal Concepts to Accommodate Electronic Transactions, Open Group Security Forum, New Orleans, Louisiana, October 21, 2004.
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Speaker, Power Line Communications Association, Power Line Strategic Summit & Business Briefing, Alexandria, Virginia October 2004.

Speaker, NARUC Broadband Over Power Lines Task Force Meeting, Arlington, Virginia, October 2004.

Panelist, Open Group Security Forum, Adapting Paper-Based Legal Concepts to Accommodate Electronic Transactions, New Orleans, Louisiana, October 2004.

Speaker, "Broadband Over Power Lines: a PLCA Industry Viewpoint," NARUC 2004 Summer Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah, July 2004.

Speaker, "State and Federal Classification and Regulation of Broadband Access," and "The Venture Agreement With Equity Partners," Helping Your Client Evaluate and Launch a Power Line Communications Venture: A Crash Course for In-House Counsel of Investor-Owned Electric Utilities, Troutman Sanders, Atlanta, Georgia, August 2003.

"Is Geography Bringing Us Together: Collaborative Geospatial Practices for Proximity Management Within Utility Rights of Way," Open Geodata Consortium, Atlanta, Georgia, August 2003.

Speaker, "The Current Regulatory, Legal and Market Climate for Powert Line Communications in the USA," World Summit of PLC Associations, Brussels, Belgium, June 2003.

Speaker, "Information Security: Legal Risks and Protections," EC Day 2003, Atlanta Electronic Commerce Forum, May 2003.

Speaker, "State Legal and Regulatory Strategy for Power Line Communications," 2nd Annual Conference, Power Line Communications Association, Washington, D.C., December 2002.

Co-chair, "Ethics for the Transactional Lawyer," Law Seminars International, Atlanta, December 2002.

Panelist, "Spatially Enabled Community Knowledge Management," OGETA Forum, Atlanta, September 2002.

Panelist, "Bots and Database Law for American Businesses," Cyberspace Law Committee, American Bar Association, Business Law Section, Boston, April 2002.

Panelist, "Power Line Communications Workshop," Columbia Institute for Tele-Information, New York, February 2002.

Speaker, "Database Protection as Economic Development Tool for Georgia," EC Day, Atlanta Electronic Commerce Forum, Atlanta, February 2002.

Moderator, "Getting a Power Line Communications Affiliate Up and Running," Power Line Communications Association Conference, Washington, D.C., December 2001.

"Privacy and Access Issues for State and Local Governments," Government Technology Conference Southeast, Atlanta, December 2001.

Speaker, "The Role for Public-Private Partnerships in Addressing E-Commerce Policy," House of Commons, London, England, November 2001.

Speaker, "Database Protection and Privacy Legislation," Leadership Policy Forum, Technology Leadership Coalition, Atlanta, October 2001; Macon, Georgia, November 2001.

Speaker, "Key Recent Developments for Practitioners—Georgia," Technology Law Institute, Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Atlanta, October 2001.

Panelist, "Privacy and Cyber-Security," A Roundtable Discussion on Government Use of Citizen Data, Atlanta Chapter of the Federal Communications Bar Association and Georgia Center for Advanced Telecommunications Technology (GCATT), Atlanta, October 2001.

Panelist, "Rights-of-Way, Pole Attachments and Building Access," Negotiating Telecommunications Deals, Law Seminars International, Atlanta, October 2001.

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