National Association of Professional Process Servers

Innovative Justice Forum

The Innovation of Justice Forum was held on December 7th at the Peace Palace in The Hague. The meeting was attended by judges, professors and individuals involved with court technology from all over the world and sponsored by HiiL (The Hague Institute for Innovation of Law). 


During the forum a contest was held between 15 companies who presented the new technology they had created to the attendees. At the end of the Forum the top 3 were announced. The sponsoring organization of the Forum had been mentoring the 15 companies for the previous 6 months to help them go forward with their ideas and have a better chance of success. There were 600 applicants for the program. The winning company would received more money and continuing support from HiiL.


Workshops were held on data collection and use, tracking of cases, transference of documents and artificial intelligence and it's benefits and weaknesses. A lot of attention was shown to the problem of an individuals rights to access to justice and how to make that happen.