LES International and World Intellectual Property Organization: "Harnessing Public Research for Innovation in the Time of COVID-19 and Beyond - The Role of Knowledge Transfer Policies"

LES International and World Intellectual Property Organization
"Harnessing Public Research for Innovation in the Time of COVID-19 and Beyond - The Role of Knowledge Transfer Policies"
Tuesday, 20 July 2021
6:30am - 9:30am (EDT) / 12:30pm - 3:30pm (CEST)

An event organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in cooperation with Licensing Executives Society International (LESI), AUTM - The Leading Assocation in Technology Transfer and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).

Director General, Daren Tang, will provide introductory remarks on the role of public research and knowledge transfer for scientific breakthroughs and innovation and highlight a recent WIPO publication on this topic. Two panels will then delve into "Boosting Innovation via better Knowledge Transfer" and "Knowledge Transfer for Life Science Innovation". The meeting will also feature a discussion on how practices and new partnerships have been affected in particular by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please note that the secure code to register is 33WSMBV521.

 

 

Certified Licensing Professionals (CLP) Informational Webinar

Certified Licensing Professionals (CLP)
Informational Webinar
Wednesday, 21 July 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm (EDT) / 6:00pm - 7:00pm (CEST)

Nearly 700 professionals from 30 different countries hold the Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) certification. CLP credential holders work in a variety of settings and roles including life sciences, high-tech, tech transfer, IP management and business development.

Join CLP Board members Jim Deane and Sian Godwin for an introduction and review of the Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) program during a one-hour webinar.

Earning CLP certification eshablishes credibility, demonstrates knowledge, recognizes experience and qualifications, and provides greater visibility as a licensing and intellectual property professional and within the greater business community. Joining the community of CLP credential holders sets you apart and provides a defined path for professional development.

 

 

LES South Africa and SARIMA: "Leveraging Publicly Financed IP in the Life Sciences for Spin-Outs and Start-Ups"

LES South Africa and SARIMA
"Leveraging Publicly Financed IP in the Life Sciences for Spin-Outs and Start-Ups"
Thursday, 22 July 2021
10:30 am - 12:00pm (EDT) / 4:30pm - 6:00pm (SAST)

Collaboration with publicly financed institutions provides many opportunities for commercialisation of innovative technologies within the life sciences. There are various possible models for collaboration, whether these between such an institution and its spin-off companies, or such an institution and private entities.

LES South Africa and SARIMA's panel discussion will explore the preferred practices with regard to collaboration between publily financed institutions and private entities, with a focus on spin-off and start up company collaborators.

This event is free to all attendees.

 

 

LES Italy: "Precautionary Measures in Patent Matters in Germany, France and UK"

LES Italy
"Precautionary Measures in Patent Matters in Germany, France and UK"
Thursday, 22 July 2021
8:00am - 10:00am (EDT) / 2:00pm - 4:00pm (CEST)

The webinar organised by LES Italy will be focused on how preliminary injunction, description (saisie contrefacon), seizure, preliminary technical expertise work in some of the major EU jurisdictions (France and Germany) and in the UK. Protective letters will also be addressed. Some specific cases will be dealt with by the panelists and the "attitude" of their Courts toward precautionary measures and legal costs threof will be addressed.

Introduction: Mattia Dalla Costa, President LES Italy - CBA
Moderator: Mario Traverso, Studio Legale Traverso

Speakers:
- Benjamin May, Partner, ARAMIS Société d'Avocats
- Patrick Cantrill, Senior Counsel, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
- Arno Risse, Partner, Arnold Ruess Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaft mbB

The webinar will be held in English and is FREE to all LES members.

 

 

LES Hungary: Virtual Pan-European Conference "Sharing is Caring: Pooling IP Assets for Greater Efficiency"

LES Hungary
Virtual Pan-European Confrence "Sharing in Caring: Pooling IP Assets for Greater Efficiency"
5-6 October 2021

LES Hungary is happy to inform you that we will organize the Virtual Pan-European Conference on 5-6 October 2021. The topic of the conference is "Sharing is Caring: Pooling IP Assets for Greater Efficiency".

Please note that the Organizing Committee will publish the details on the conference as soon as possible on the following link: https://www.les-hungary.hu/en/pan-european-conference-2/