Global Patent Congress 2015

28 - 30 September, 2015

Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Welcome to Global Patent Congress 2015

Global Patent Congress is back!

Join us in Copenhagen 28th – 30th September 2015 to receive all of the latest information, updates, ideas and advice from the industry’s number one forum.

IP professionals are constantly being pulled in different directions. In today’s global markets, it is crucial to understand international legal frameworks across a wide range of diverse regions in order to anticipate change, harvest business opportunities and make strategic decisions to maximise return on your IP portfolio.

The 9th Annual Global Patent Congress is the place where patent professionals can take stock of a changing IP landscape and return to their office with ideas, tips and strategies they have learned from their peers to strengthen, monetise and protect their patent portfolio.

Designed exclusively for Heads of Patents, Heads of IP, Chief Intellectuals Property Officers and Patent Attorneys, this is your opportunity to learn from global leaders and debate with your peers solutions to overcome IP challenges. At the Global Patent Congress you will be able formulate strategies to execute your patent management, licensing, litigation and enforcements plans.

What’s new at the Global Patent Congress 2015?

  • Brand new session formats to stimulate networking, including:
  • Added peer-to-peer networking time, including interactive poster sessions from both speakers and solution providers, Ted Talks’ Marshmallow Challenge, Legal Lego and more!
  • Global Patent Congress Advisory Board Meeting
  • Global Patent Congress Awards for Best IP Team and Best IP Innovator
  • Extended exhibition hours

For all the details Download the Agenda

Just some of the 2014 attendees:

Download the 2014Attendee List

Download the Agenda

Featured Speakers:

 Andrew Browne
Andrew Browne
Senior IP Counsel
Shell International
 Ben Wang
Ben Wang
Head of Patents, China
Unilever
 Olivier Thirard
Olivier Thirard
Deputy Legal Director, Intellectual Property
Orange
 Frank Bistervels
Frank Bistervels
Senior Director, IP&S Manager Lighting
Philips Intellectual Property & Standard
 Richard Vary
Richard Vary
Head of Litigation
Nokia
Dr. Ulrike Grüning
Dr. Ulrike Grüning
Director Corporate Patents
Infineon Technologies
 Vernon Venne
Vernon Venne
Chief IP Counsel
Ashland
 Aude de Clercq
Aude de Clercq
Technology Transfer Programme Office
European Space Agency
 Geovana Rosales
Geovana Rosales
Patent Manager, Corporate Patents Europe
DuPont Nutrition and Health
Dr. Manoj Haridas
Dr. Manoj Haridas
Head of Intellectual Property & Principal Scientist
ITC Limited
 Jan-Willem Goedmakers
Jan-Willem Goedmakers
Intellectual Asset Manager
Stamicarbon
 Tom Briscoe
Tom Briscoe
Senior Strategic IP Manager
Dako
Dr. Stefan Wilhelm
Dr. Stefan Wilhelm
EMEA IP Litigation Manager
3M
 Tommi Lehtinen
Tommi Lehtinen
Head of IPR, Product IPR
Nokia
 Suzanne Nguyen
Suzanne Nguyen
Global Patent Advisor, U.S. Patent Agent
Mölnlycke Health Care AB
Dr. Jürgen Eiselt
Dr. Jürgen Eiselt
Vice Director Corporate IPR
E.G.O.
 Morten Garberg
Morten Garberg
British and European Patent Attorney
Hoffmann Eitle
 Ravi Srinivasan
Ravi Srinivasan
Partner
J A Kemp

What others have to say

“It was very informative, and excellent for networking. I made a whole book of notes. I can’t thank IQPC enough. Very high quality and I've recommended to the IP professionals that we work with that they come next time.” - Managing Director, Aber Instruments Ltd, Delegate, Global Patent Congress 2013
“Congratulations for the event - really interesting with great speakers.” – Head of IP, Bouygues Telecom, , Delegate, Global Patent Congress 2013
“I would like to congratulate you and the team for a wonderful event.” - Global Vice President Intellectual Property, DSM, Delegate, Global Patent Congress 2013
“It was indeed a great conference and I enjoyed both presenting and discussing as well as the networking opportunities. I am surely looking forward to the events of next year.” – Senior IP Manager, Umicore, Speaker Global Patent Congress 2013
“Thanks for organizing a well-attended, useful conference.” - Sr. Principal Strategist, Technology & IP, Dako, Delegate, Global Patent Congress 2014
“The conference was really well done. And the round table idea worked out brilliantly.” - Partner, Finnegans, Delegate, Global Patent Congress 2014