13-14 August 2019, HYDERABAD (INDIA), HOTEL MARRIOTT

INTERNATIONAL IP SKILLS SUMMIT (IIPSS)

WELCOME TO THE INTERNATIONAL IP SKILLS SUMMIT!

We welcome all the Distinguished Panelists, Speakers, Sponsors and Partners to the 4th International IP Skills Summit 2019 (IIPSS). This year IIPSS would see a gathering of more than 300 dedicated practitioners, thought leaders, innovators, subject matter experts from India and 22 other countries participate and share their insights into the most important IP developments and their future impact.

IIPSS will provide two full days of panel discussions, keynote and breakout sessions, interactive learning and networking.

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Welcome to the 4th edition of the International IP Skills Summit 2019 (IIPSS)

13-14 August 2019, Hotel Marriott, Hyderabad (INDIA)

IIPSS 2019 AGENDA

Full agenda of keynotes, sessions & workshops

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

INAUGURATION

11:30AM - 12:00NOON

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

12:00PM - 01:30PM (Track 1)HALL 1

PATENT INFORMATION ROOM

MITIGATING THE COST AND RELATED FACTORS WHILE SELECTING PATENT SEARCH AND ANALYTICS TOOLS? -A SEARCHER’S DILEMMA
12:00PM - 01:30PM (Track 1)HALL 2

LEGAL CORRIDOR

PPH – USPTO, JPO, CIPO, AUSTRALIAN PATENT OFFICE EPO SCENARIO, AND INDIA’S NATIONAL PHASE ENTRIES AND ITS ADAPTATION TO PPH
01:30PM - 02:30PM

NETWORKING LUNCH

02:30PM - 03:30PM (Track 2)HALL 1

PATENT INFORMATION ROOM

PART 1: STEPPING TOWARDS AN OPEN SOURCE SEARCH ENVIRONMENT: 1. CONTRIBUTION  OF SEARCHERS IN OPEN SOURCE SEARCH PLATFORM 2. ROLE OF TOOLS VENDORS IN OPEN SEARCH
02:30PM - 03:30PM (Track 2)HALL 2

LEGAL CORRIDOR

TRADEMARKS AND BRAND LITIGATIONS- FROM EAST TO WEST – IDENTIFYING TRENDS
03:30PM - 03:45PM

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

03:45PM - 04:45PM (Track 3)HALL 1

PATENT INFORMATION ROOM

PART 2: STEPPING TOWARDS AN OPEN SOURCE SEARCH ENVIRONMENT: 1.ROLE OF SEARCHERS IN OPEN SOURCE SEARCH PLATFORM 2.ROLE OF TOOLS VENDORS IN OPEN SEARCH
03:45PM - 04:45PM (Track 3)HALL 2

LEGAL CORRIDOR

PART 1: FILINGS AT REGIONAL OFFICES – EPO, ARIPO, OAPI, GCC AND EAPO RECENT TRENDS AND AMENDMENTS
04:45 PM - 05:45PM (Track 4)HALL 1

PATENT INFORMATION ROOM

PRELITIGATION STRATEGIES AND PATENT SEARCHES
04:45 PM - 05:45PM (Track 4)HALL 2

LEGAL CORRIDOR

PART 2: FILINGS AT REGIONAL OFFICES – EPO, ARIPO, OAPI, GCC AND EAPO -RECENT TRENDS AND AMENDMENTS
10:00AM - 10:45AM

CAREER CHOICES FOR IP PROFESSIONAL: COULD SEASONED IP PROFESSIONALS BE CONSIDERED AS INNOVATION LEADERS IN TECHNOLOGY COMPANIES?

10:45AM - 11:00AM

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

11:00AM - 12:30PM (Track 1)HALL 1

PATENT INFORMATION ROOM

PATENT ANALYTICS AND DEEP LEARNING - HAVE WE NOT USED SIMILAR TECHNIQUES IN THE PAST?
11:00AM - 12:30PM (Track 1)HALL 2

LEGAL CORRIDOR

IP CONTRACTS DRAFTING FOR IP PROFESSIONALS – DO’S/ DON’TS AND BEST PRACTICES
12:30PM - 02:00PM (Track 2)HALL 1

PATENT INFORMATION ROOM

UNDERSTANDING THE COMPETITIVE STRATEGY- RELEVANCE FOR BUSINESS STRATEGY AND PRODUCT MANAGERS
12:30PM - 2:00PM (Track 2)HALL 2

LEGAL CORRIDOR

IP FINANCING – IP FINANCIAL PLANNING, OBTAINING A LOAN AGAINST IP – DREAM OR REALITY? CASE STUDIES FROM ASIA AND WEST
02:00PM - 03:00PM

NETWORKING LUNCH

03:00PM - 04:00PM (Track 3)HALL 1

PATENT INFORMATION ROOM

TOOL VENDOR SESSION 1
03:00PM -0 4:00PM (Track 3)HALL 2

LEGAL CORRIDOR

04:00PM - 04:15PM

COFFEE/TEA BREAK

04:15PM - 05:30PM (Track 4)HALL 1

PATENT INFORMATION ROOM

OPPOSITIONS –COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE OR THREAT?
04:15PM - 05:30PM (Track 4)HALL 2

LEGAL CORRIDOR

OPPOSITIONS –COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE OR THREAT?
05:30PM - 06:00PM

CLOSING REMARKS AND GROUP PHOTOGRAPHS

Panelists & Speakers

  • Hovden

    Jeffrey Alan

    Hovden

    Partner - Robins Kaplan LLP, United States

  • Cupitt

    Philip L.

    Cupitt

    Marks & Clerk LLP, United Kingdom

  • Owens

    Ged

    Owens

    EPO-Coordinator for IP5 including the Global Dossier

  • Frieden

    Andre

    Frieden

    Chief IP Counsel / AGC Legal Department - Wipro, US

  • Griffith

    Christopher

    Griffith

    Partner, Green, Griffith & Borg-Breen, US

  • Holman

    Dr. Jeff

    Holman

    Partner, Madderns Patent, Australia

  • Mathoi

    Christof

    Mathoi

    EPO-Responsible for PCT procedural law

  • Simic

    Emer

    Simic

    Partner, Green, Griffith & Borg-Breen, US

  • Raghuvanshi

    Dr. Poonam

    Raghuvanshi

    Vice-President & Head - Intellectual Property, Dr. Reddy's

  • Inniss Ph.D. LLM

    Dr. Abiola

    Inniss Ph.D. LLM

    Executive Director, Caribbean and Americas..

  • Wong

    Sharon

    Wong

    IPOS-Director of the Innovation Solutions Department

  •  Narula

    Ranjan

    Narula

    Managing Partner, RNA Technology, India

  • Ramadhan

    Said

    Ramadhan

    Senior Patent Examiner, ARIPO

  • Nadkarni

    Dr. Bharati

    Nadkarni

    Vice President Portfolio Planning, IP Litigation

  • Chandhiok

    Mr. Amarjit Singh

    Chandhiok

    President - Delhi High Court Bar Association

  • Kratz

    Timothy H

    Kratz

    Partner, Kratz & Barry LLP, United States

  • Garg

    Dr. A K

    Garg

    Scientist 'F' / Director - Ministry of Electronics...

  • Tiwary

    Dr. Satish

    Tiwary

    Head – IP, Airbus, India

  • B Thakre

    Dr. Mahendra

    B Thakre

    GM, IPR – Legal, Mylan Laboratories, India

  • Nhlabatsi

    Rosena Lozindaba

    Nhlabatsi

    IP Portfolio and Agreements Manager, Qatar Foundation

  • Sagar

    Rajesh

    Sagar

    Managing Associate, Marks & Clerk Solicitors LLP UK

  •  Gulhane

    Dr. Rajesh

    Gulhane

    General Manager, Ajanta Pharma, India

  • Kapoor

    Anubhav

    Kapoor

    Legal Counsel & Company Secretary, Tata Technology, India

  • Leimgruber

    Dr. Fabian

    Leimgruber

    Patent Attorney at ThomannFischer, Switzerland

  • Purohit

    Dr. Parva

    Purohit

    VP - IPR, Amneal Pharma, India

  • Patil

    Dr. Pradeep

    Patil

    Sr. G.M. - Global IP & Corporate Strategy at Wockhardt Ltd.

  • Chinagudabha

    Raghu

    Chinagudabha

    Director at Microsoft Corporation, US

  • Delnaud

    Vanessa

    Delnaud

    Principal Associate, Gowling WLG, Dubai

  • T S

    Dr. Venkatakrishan

    T S

    Senior Scientist, SABIC - India

  • Parmeswaran

    Uma

    Parmeswaran

    Director, SciTech Patent Art Services - India

  • Patel

    Sanjaykumar

    Patel

    Heading IPR, B&S Group of UK

  • Lakshminarayanan

    R.

    Lakshminarayanan

    G.M. – IPR Management, Samsung R&D - India

  • Koshy

    Nevin Jacob

    Koshy

    Partner - United Trademarks & Patent Services

  • Verma

    Dr. Rahul

    Verma

    Head – Content Operations, Clarivate Analytics - India

  • Dash

    Debashis

    Dash

    Sr. V.P. & Head IPR - Aurobindo Pharma

  • Vasanani

    Dr. Paras

    Vasanani

    AGM Global IP - Amneal Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd.

& many more...
Complete Panelist List>>

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Testimonials

  • Thank you again for allowing me and my colleagues at Wipro to participate in this excellent conference. Indeed, I was impressed by the organization of the event, the scope and depth of topics, and the knowledge and experience of the panelists and other attendees I certainly look forward to increasing Wipro's participation at next year’s event. This is a great conference, and I congratulate you and your colleagues for its success.

    André Frieden

    André Frieden

    Associate General Counsel | Chief IP Counsel Wipro Limited
  • Thank you very much for your warm welcome at the International IP Skills Summit. It was an honour to speak at the Summit. The International IP Skills Summit was an excellent event, with a wide range of interesting and informative panel discussions. I do hope that you will hold the event again next year.

    Philip L. Cupitt, Ph.D.

    Philip L. Cupitt, Ph.D.

    Partner, European Patent Attorney Finnegan Europe LLP
  • Congrats again for the big success of the conference. The topics were not only well thought but also discussed on the trendy topics and burning issues. It gave a good oversight on India as well as EU & US IP laws.

    Kavitha Gupta

    Kavitha Gupta

    Senior Counsel-APAC Hitachi Consulting
  • Thank you so much for inviting me to the IIPSS. It was a good learning and networking opportunity. I look forward to closer connect with IIPSS, GIIP and the IP community. I look forward to the next IIPSS next year!

    Dr. Jaya Murthy

    Dr. Jaya Murthy

    Manager - Global IPCoE Eaton’s Intellectual Property Center of Excellence

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IIPSS 2019 Venue

HOTEL MARRIOTT, HYDERABAD (INDIA)