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IP professionals, General Counsels, NPEs: Seize all the opportunities from the future European patent system

P R O G R A M M E

 

8.00- 8.30am  Reception and Welcome Breakfast

 

8.30-9.00am  Opening address  

John C. Lindgren   President & Chief Executive Officer  CONVERSANT IP \ USA

 

9.00-10.00am  IP as a Major Game-Changer in the Innovation-based Economies

In an environment of risks and opportunities on a global scale of patenting, how are the US innovations being protected? Do US companies need facilitators to enhance their IP rights and protection? What international strategy deployment suits best in which countries? How does it affect your business and to what price? What would be the potential benefits of the new Unitary Patent to US business: an expensive one-stop shop and a wider protection?

 

Ivan Chaperot   Vice President, IP Licensing    FINJAN HOLDINGS INC \ USA

Kevin Curran Global Patent Counsel  BAYER HEALTHCARE\ USA

Betty Ryberg Vice President, IP Litigation Novartis SERVICES INC \ USA

Philip Strassburger Vice President, General Counsel   PURDUE PHARMA \ USA

 

Chair: Maria Luisa Palmese Partner Kenyon & Kenyon LLP \ USA

 

10.00-10.15am  Coffee Break

 

10.15-11.15am  The European patent system, a gateway to new business opportunities?

How U.S companies can take advantage of the new European patent system? What markets the unitary patent will open? What are the advantages of the European system over the US system? What challenges U.S companies might face as unitary patent owners? How to assert a patent portfolio before investing: the U.S approach and the European method! 

 

James Baillargeon Senior Corporate IP Counsel, IP & Standards ALCATEL-LUCENT \ USA

Aaron Slan Vice President Fortress InvestmenT Group \ USA

 

Chair: Philippe Yvergniaux President North America, Invest In France Agency \ USA

 

11.15-11.30am Closing speech   

Priya Iyer Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Anaqua Inc \ USA

audience
Date
Thursday 13 November 2014
Venue
1 Broadway, New York, NY, USA
Speakers
Philip Strassburger
PURDUE PHARMA
Philippe Yvergniaux
INVEST IN FRANCE AGENCY
Kevin Curran
BAYER HEALTHCARE
Priya Iyer
ANAQUA INC
Aaron Slan
FORTRESS INVESTMENT GROUP
James Baillargeon
ALCATEL-LUCENT
Betty Ryberg
NOVARTIS AG
John C. Lindgren
CONVERSANT IP
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