1/ Jerry Rosenthal
Vice President, Intellectual Property and Licensing
IBM (United States of America)
"I was very impressed with the quality and diversity of the people you were able to recruit for the panels… The sessions addressed many of the most important IP issues on the agenda's of the participants. This summit was also very favorably differentiated from other similar events by involvement of government officials"
2/ Todd Dickinson
Vice President, Intellectual Property
General Electric (United States of America)
3/ Jean Claude Combaldieu
"Permettez-moi à nouveau de vous dire que votre organisation du IP Summit à Bruxelles a été une parfaite réussite. Chacun a pu apprécier le parfait déroulement du programme sans le moindre incident. Bravo à Premier Cercle et bravo à son DG et tous ses collaborateurs"
4/ André Heitz
WIPO Coordination Office in Brussels (Belgium)
"The Summit has been superbly organized by a French small enterprise, Premier Cercle, in cooperation with The Wall Street Journal Europe and IAM (Intellectual Asset Management magazine)"
5/ Benoît Barme
Directeur Marques et Modèles
Groupe Danone (France)
"Very practical and down to results - Thank you very much"
6/ Florent Gevers
"Le colloque était d’un niveau supérieur à la moyenne. J’ai eu le plaisir de participer à cet excellent événement dont je garderai un très bon souvenir"
7/ Philippe Le Clech
Breese Derambure Majerowoicz (France)
"Encore toutes mes félicitations pour l’organisation de cette grande première qui a été très réussie"
8/ Martin I. Finston
Lucent Corporate Counsel, Patents (United States of America)
"I very much enjoyed Brussels IP Summit 2004 and found it informative and helpful"
9/ David Tatham
International Trademark Consultant
OBE (United Kingdom)
"I was only there on the first day but from what I saw and heard it was indeed an excellent Conference with some extremely interesting speakers. I think the organisation was excellent and I particularly welcomed the breakdown into different ‘workshops’ so that the participants could always find a subject of interest to them, because of course you were trying to cater all the different branches of intellectual property"
10/ Tony Harriss
Intellectual Asset Management (United Kingdom)
"I really want to congratulate you both, and your team, for an excellent event. It realised your (and our) dream of being the most important IP conference ever to have taken place in Europe"
11/ David Sant
European Patent Organization (Belgium)
"A great success"
12/ Christian Derambure
Compagnie Nationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle (France)
13/ Jean-Marc Brunel
Intellectual Property Manager
"Sharing best practices and getting information about what is on air is really important in our profession"
14/ Duncan Curley Partner
Intellectual Property, Media & Technology
McDermott Will & Emery UK LLP
"An engaging conference which brought together many of Europe's leading IP decision-makers and which saw excellent debates on a range of highly pertinent topics"
15/ Jean Pire
"Encore mes sincères félicitations pour la réalisation du IP Summit à Bruxelles, et ravi d'avoir pu y participer activement"
16/ William Echikson
Dow Jones Newswires
"I just wanted to thank you for letting me host the panels yesterday. It was an enriching experience. I look forward to working with you soon"
Delegates' opinion on content
• "Top level speakers"
• "Choice of speakers"
• "Quality of panellists"
• "The varieties of issues cross-fertilization"
• "Themes: excellent choices"
• "Speakers list"
• "The combination of the themes"
• "Do it again! Apply pressure to the Commission to send their important people"
Delegates' opinion on organization
• "Schedule is kept"
• "Excellent time management"
• "Cocktail event was great"
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