LESI 2023 Pan-European Conference

LESI 2023 Pan-European Conference
10-11 October 2023

The Israeli Chapter of LES (Licensing Executives Society) is pleased to invite you to participate in the 2023 Pan-European Conference of LESI, which will be held on 10-11 October 2023 in Jerusalem, Israel.

LES Israel operates under the umbrella organization LES International  (www.lesi.org ) which is an international organization whose objective is “Advancing the Business of Intellectual Property Globally” with 33 chapters  around the world.

The 2023 Pan-European Conference will include exciting professional panels and roundtables on some of the hottest topics in the IP industry relating to intellectual property protection for innovation and monetization of IP rights. The Conference will benefit from its location in the capital city of the Start-up Nation and will provide a glimpse how a small country such as Israel became a global leader of innovation.


Who should participate? 

  • IP owners whether individuals, start-ups, SMEs or large corporations.
  • IP practitioners.
  • Business development people, licensing experts and valuation experts.
  • Government officials involved in support of technology development and/or IP legal issues.


Keynote speakers are two of Israel's top academic researchers who had also brought their academic based technology to the market:

  • Prof. Michal Schwartz from the Weizmann Institute of Science, the 2023 winner of Israel Prize in Life Sciences who will speak about the road from curiosity-driven research to the development of a Theraphy to Alzheimer's Disease.
  • Prof. Ehud Gazit from Tel Aviv University who also served as the universoty VP of R&D and COB of RAMOT - the university's applied research and licensing arm will share his multi-hat personal expericence re goint from Acedmic innovation into Products.





LES USA-Canada 2023 Annual Meeting

LES USA-Canada
2023 Annual Meeting
15-18 October 2023

The LES USA & Canada 2023 Annual Meeting will take place at the trendy Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, October 15-18, 2023. Under the theme of Winds of Change: Dealmaking Trends in the Evolving Innovation Economy, our dynamic international IP community will meet in Chicago for two action-packed days of education, outstanding programming, and networking, with global dealmaking opportunities. 

The 2023 Annual Meeting will include distinguished keynotes and fireside chats along with forward-looking topics, ranging from advances in healthcare, smart manufacturing, innovations in fintech, and IP valuation in the new era of licensing. Join interactive roundtable discussions or the partnering hub to expand your business network!

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LESI 2023 "Ask Me Anything" Sessions (2nd Session - LES Andean Community)

LESI 2023 "Ask Me Anything" Sessions (2nd Session - LES Andean Community)
26 October 2023

Are you an LES Member involved in global licensing? Do you try to keep track of what’s happening in the IP and licensing world? If you answered ‘yes’ to these questions, then our new series of 90-minute webinars is just for you!

LESI, in conjunction with LES Britain & Ireland, LES Andean Community and LES Singapore, is delighted to announce three “ask me anything" sessions for 2023. You will hear from speakers in each of these jurisdictions on what’s current in their patent and licensing world and also have the opportunity to ask questions and join interactive discussions with other attendees.

NOTES & TERMS OF PARTICIPATION: These sessions are open to only LES Members. To participate, attendees need to read and agree to the terms in the disclaimer and respond yes or no on the registration form. The disclaimer can be found here.

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LES USA-Canada: "Show Me the Money: Optimizing Monetization of IP through Valuation"

LES USA-Canada
"Show Me the Money: Optimizing Monetization of IP through Valuation"
6 November 2023

The event hosted by the LES USA-Canada Iowa Chapter will consist of an expert presentation, lunch, panel discussion, and networking.





Intro to IP Valuation




Open Discussion: Trials & Tribulations, Tips & Tricks, Challenges & Strategies to Maximize IP Value through Licensing





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LESI 2023 Asia Pacific Conference

LESI 2023 Asia Pacific Conference
16-18 November 2023

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LESI YMC 10th Pan-European Conference

LESI YMC 10th Pan-European Conference
17 November 2023

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LESI YMC, in cooperation with LES Scandinavia, invites you to the 10th Pan-European LESI YMC Conference. The event will take place on 17 November 2023 in Stockholm, Sweden.

This year’s theme is New Paradigm for Licensing in Europe. Distinguished speakers will address the recent and pending legislative changes in Europe creating a new paradigm for licensing, including unitary patents and the UPC, new Block Exemptions Regulations, the proposed European Data Act and the European data strategy, and the proposed SEP Regulation.

The event will be followed by both a dinner and after party for the participants.

Further details and registration to follow soon!




LES Scandinavia 2023 Annual Conference

LES Scandinavia 2023 Annual Conference
19-21 November 2023

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LES Scandinavia's 2023 Annual Conference will be held in Stockholm, Sweden on the 20-21 of November at the Södra Teatern.

Join them for an inspiring and informative event, featuring renowned experts in the field, lively panel discussions, engaging networking opportunities, and wonderful social events. Over the course of two full days, latest trends will be explored and the effects of new developments in our field will be examined. Day 1 will focus on patents, innovation and start-ups while day 2 will dive into the latest on copyright and trademarks.

Whether you’re a senior expert on IP or new to the field, this conference is your chance to expand your knowledge and connect with fellow legal professionals.

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LES Austria, LES Czech Republic & Sovakia, LES Hungary: "Succeeding at technology commercialisation and negotiation"

LES Austria, LES Czech Republic & Slovakia, LES Hungary
"Succeeding at technology commercialisation and negotiation"
23-24 November 2023

LES Austria, LES Czech Republic & Slovakia and LES Hungary are organising a two-day conference in Vienna on 23/24 November 2023. The conference will be held in cooperation with the European Patent Office at the site of the Technical University Vienna.



LESI & EPO "High-Growth Technology Business Forum: IP Strategy and Management"

"High-Growth Technology Business Forum: IP Strategy and Management"
30 November 2023

The European Patent Office (EPO) and the Licensing Executives Society International (LESI) are organising a new series of High-growth technology business forums (HTB Forums).

Leaders from deep tech businesses will present their online live case studies and discuss them with an international panel of experts. The forums will emphasize the perspective of growth financing, build-to-sell, and IP strategy and management.

IP strategy is an integral part of corporate business strategy and IP management decisions can have a substantial impact on business performance. The "IP strategy and management" forum is a workshop that explores various interesting case studies of companies which use business principles and strategies to create value through their IP. It focuses on the numerous business aspects and opportunities of IP management relevant to high-growth technology companies.

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