If you are interested in any aspect of Intellectual Property, whether it be Trademark Protection, IP Development and Management, Monetization or even Anti-counterfeiting, it might be worth your while to know that there is a conference for you this January. Below are a few upcoming Intellectual Property events from across the globe.
Event Description: This Convention provides a platform for Board-level IP managers, IP regulators and policy makers, IP experts, litigators, and investors to discuss best practices and solutions to enhance IP Management strategies.
Location: New Delhi, India
Dates: January 7 – 9, 2016
Sessions and Speakers We are Watching:
Business & Financial Aspects of IP. Speaker – Moses Nkomo, Donsa-Nkomo & Mutangi IP Attorneys – Africa rising: the opportunities and challenges for IPR owners;
Information Communication Technology: Critical Issues on Patenting and Licensing. Speaker – Erik Van Der Vyver, Von Seidels – ICT Development and IP Protection in key economies on the African continent.
Event Description: The International Intellectual Property Law Association (IIPLA) will through this event bring together IP experts, investors and owners of IP from around the world to discuss issues and challenges faced by corporations and IP professionals in today’s world. Focus areas will include IP development, Management, Protection, Enforcement and much more. For a list of the key speakers or to learn more about the event, click here.
Date: January 18, 2016
Event Description: This Seminar is organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Arbitration and Mediation Center in partnership with other associations and is free of charge. There are however limited seats, so now’s a good time to quickly sign up!
Date: January 21, 2016
Event Description: Although the World Economic Forum (WEF) is not 100% an IP Conference, the theme of this year’s forum — “Mastering the Fourth Industrial Revolution”, should be of interest to IP enthusiasts.
Location: Davos-Klosters, Switzerland
Date: January 20 – 23, 2016
Event Description: Attendees of this Summit will learn how their brands can grow and how to enhance legal and brand protection to fight against trademark infringement.
Speakers will include Ron Wheeler, Senior Vice President, Content Protection, 20th Century Fox for Entertainment Group; Kristin Reif, Director Government Affairs, Global Trademark & IP, Phillip Morris International; Martin Nguyen, General Counsel, Active Sports, BRG Sports Inc., and many more.
Location: San Francisco, United States
Date: January 25 – 27, 2016
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