Innovation is thriving in Europe but Europe is still trailing in IP. To promote growth the continent needs not only a new patent system but also practical initiatives with everything at hand to generate more business opportunities.
The new IP Week and Patent Fair marketplace must be this all-in-one event everyone is dreaming of. In offering seamless integration with high-level debates, the good old fair formula, and advanced social networking tools, this innovative IP Summit spin-off platform will bring together all IP families at the heart of an innovative blend of vertical and cross-industry challenges.
Agenda From Tuesday to Friday December 6 to 9, 2011.
EU Patent, IP protection
strategies, trade secrets,
green tech, biotech patents …
IP exploitation, litigation,
M&As, valuation, collaborative IP, monetization…
Patent filing, software patenting, litigation, investment and IP, tax regimes and anti-counterfeiting strategies in Brazil, Russia, India, China & South Africa
Who should attend?
CEOs, COOs, CFOs, Board Secretaries, planning and tax functions...
General Counsels, Law Firms, in-house Counsels for patents, trademarks, domains, copyrights…,
CIPOs, Heads of Patents, Trademarks, Agents, IP Creation & Exploitation, Portfolio Managers...,
Research & development
CTOs, R&D Officers, Technology Transfer and Open Innovation specialists,
Licensing and Business Development, Business Intelligence, Strategic Planning and M&A departments,
Marketing & brand
Managers responsible for Brand Valuation, Brand Awareness, and Brand Integrity (anti-counterfeiting)
EU/Government & regulatory
Legal Counsels, Policy Officers, Institutional Relations...
Who should exhibit?
European Commission, European Patent Office, WIPO, WCO-OMD, national IP offices, EU regions, R&D clusters...
Databases, Portfolio Management, Annuities, Search Engines, CMS/DMS, Business Intelligence,
IP Management Services
IP Consulting, Drafting, Searches, Filing in multiple countries, Translation, Outsourcing,
Litigation & Strategy
Attorney Firms, Investigators, Arbitration Centres, Strategy & Trade Consulting,
IP as an Asset Class
Valuation, Licensing and Royalties, Technology Transfer, Due Diligence, Brokerage, Financing, Monetization,
Corporate IP & Licensing Departments willing to commercialize their IP assets.