Science & Technology Law

Programs and projects

The Center for Law, Science and Innovation is an established leader in addressing the extraordinary legal and regulatory questions triggered by rapid developments in science and technology. ASU Law was the first in the country to create a center focused on the topics that now make headlines every day.

LSI’s mission is to use law to enable innovation for the betterment of society. By facilitating interdisciplinary efforts among students, faculty, professionals, policy-makers, and industries, the center tackles the shared challenges and themes of emerging technology governance, such as:

  • Bioethics
  • International Coordination
  • Privacy and Security
  • Pacing Law with Science
  • Big Data, Analytics, and the Internet of Things
  • Human Enhancement
  • Soft Law / Standards
  • Technology and Access to Justice
  • Human Relationships and Technology
  • Technological Unemployment
  • Precautionary Principle
  • Sustainable Technology Development
  • Regulation and Reimbursement

Coming Soon: detailed information about conferences and events, student programs, publications and scholarship, partners, and opportunities to get involved for each of LSI’s current programs and focus areas.

Resources: attend, connect, and share

Click here for a list of upcoming events hosted by Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.

ASU Law CLE - for a full list of live, webinar, and on-demand CLE programs at ASU Law, including those hosted by LSI, and to register for these events or receive more information.

A hub for scientific inquiry, exchange and collaboration, check out Science at ASU.


Technology, Academics, Policy (TAP), a forum for academics leading the dialogue on the impact of technological innovation.

Listing for IP and IT Conferences and research opportunities for scholars: http://emptydoors.com/conferences/.