Following the success of last year’s event, we are delighted to announce that J A Kemp will host an Intellectual Property Symposium at the Copenhagen Airport Hilton on 28 October 2016.
The 2016 symposium, which is free to attend, will start at 10am with talks and workshops taking place throughout the day. Lunch and refreshments will be provided, and we will close with a drinks reception at 4pm. Speaking at the event will be Head of Patents at LEO Pharma, James Robertson, and J A Kemp's own IP experts, Ravi Srinivasan, Toby Hopkin, Ben Mooneapillay, Graham Lewis, Tom Carver and Lucy Whetton.
There will be ample opportunities for networking and to discuss issues with J A Kemp’s speakers, including on topics not covered in the symposium sessions.
10.00 - Arrival and Networking
10.30 - The Future of IP Protection in Europe
An update on the possible impact of Brexit and other developments in European IP.
11.30 - Coffee Break
11.45 - The Challenges of a Global IP Strategy
A panel discussion including contributions from James Roberston, Head of Patents at LEO Pharma.
12.30 - Lunch
13.30 - What to Do When It All Goes Wrong
Cautionary tales and advice on how to restore lost patent rights.
14.00 - The Benefit of a Joined-Up IP Strategy
Does your trademarks team talk to your patents team? Case studies and suggestions to help with joined-up thinking in your IP portfolio.
14.30 - Parallel Break-out Sessions:
(A) Supplementary Protection Certificates
(B) Trademark Filing Strategies
(C) Update on European Case Law
15.00 - Coffee
15.15 - Ask the Experts Q&A Session
A chance to quiz us. We will take questions from the floor, but please also submit your questions in advance.
16.00 - Drinks and Networking