Iga Kurowska, PhD, Head of Innovation and Legaltech at a leading corporate Spanish law firm Aktion Legal and Founder of independent educational platform Legaltech Academy. Former French lawyer; visiting professor at two universities in Paris and a contributor to a number of legaltech courses all over Europe. Iga participates frequently in conferences and publications and is an active member of legal technology initiatives in France, Poland and Spain, such as International Association of Lawyers (AIJA) Legaltech board.
Although the equality of chances for women has been a topic of interest for years now, in majority of cases we are only touching the tip of the iceberg. It is crucial, also in the legal sector, to consider the patterns for female discrimination on a deeper level. Numerous research shows that women are still invisible on so many different levels in the society and the only way to tackle that persisting issue is to educate the future of the legal industry from the earliest years.