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Are you an IP Owner in search of effortless solutions for IP Tech adoption? Circle your calendars and get ready, because the highly anticipated London IP Week (LIPW) is making its comeback this September! 

At London IP Week you can be a part of over 20+ essential IP sessions throughout its three dynamic days. In this blog, we’ll take an in-depth look at six specific sessions that have been carefully curated to cover a diverse range of crucial topics in the realm of IP and innovation. From the digitisation of IP processes to an insightful analysis of unitary patents and UPCs, we’ve got you covered!

Ready to get involved in these 20+ key sessions? Secure your pass today. 

Continue reading to get into the nitty gritty of key IP concepts at London IP Week and stay a tech-step ahead!

Day 1 | Tech for IP Panels: 

Dive deep into our engaging array of panel discussions during Tech for IP Day 1 and IP Management Day 2 at London IP Week. Get a sneak peek at the captivating topics and uncover your must-attend sessions (which might just be all of them 😉).

On Day 1, London IP Week aims to address and discuss the key developments within the space of IP Technology and the new technological solutions and services available to the IP professional of today and includes themes such as digitising IP, IP in cloud and adoption challenges. 

  • SaaS-y IP: How to digitise and streamline IP processes with technology 

In today’s IP practice, lean teams with reduced budgets are challenged to save costs while enhancing efficiency. The pressing need for digitisation adds complexity to the equation. Join us as we hear from esteemed speakers Dr. Rachel Free, Partner at CMS, Gerard Frith, Entrepreneur in Residence at Taylor Wessing, Annalisa Checchi, Legal Director at Foot Anstey LLP, and Patrícia Paias, Partner at DLA Piper, as they shed light on the aspects of their processes ripe for digitization and the associated advantages. They will also delve into how mapping processes become crucial to ensure a clear picture of timings and the right partner selection for implementation. Don’t miss this enlightening discussion!

  • Analytics and Machine Learning: Using Big Data and ML for IP Management 

Organisations can gain deeper insights into their IP portfolios, market trends, and competitive landscapes using Big Data but getting it right is key. Join our esteemed panellists, Alex Cole, Senior Associate at Russells, Joaquim Eugenio Goulart, Partner at Dannemann Siemsen, Chris Baker, Manager – Deloitte IP Advisory at Deloitte LLP, and Hirendra Vikram, Head of Patent Propositions and Innovation Products at GlobalData, as they delve into the challenges of handling vast volumes of IP data and explore potential tools for seamless operations. Discover how corporations can leverage these systems to make data-driven decisions and optimise their IP management strategies. Stay ahead of the game – don’t get left behind, join us for London IP Week!

  • Tech-ing Up Your IP Game: How to select the perfect tech solutions to protect your assets 

This panel will discuss the regulations involved with evaluating the existing IP management processes that define the requirements in a tech solution. Ahmad Saleh, Partner and Head of Innovation, Patents & Industrial Property (3IP), Al Tamimi & Company, Nicholas March, Brand Protection Innovation and Operational Efficiency Manager, Taylor Wessing, Shawn B. Cage, Shareholder–Intellectual Property, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, Loren R. Hulse, Partner/Attorney, Holland & Hart LLP, Tom Nener, Partner, Pinsent Masons LLP, will help you understand how solutions are not one-size-fits-all and navigate the considerations necessary in selecting the right solution for you and your team. Tune in to this enlightening panel discussion and propel your company’s success to new heights!

Day 2 | IP Management Panels:

On Day 2, the conference will cover the key discussions impacting the world of IP, including an analysis of the unitary patents and UPC, optimisation of the brand during difficult economic times and strategies for effective resolution of IP disputes from the experts in the industry. Take a closer look at these discussions:

  • The Good and the Bad of Unitary Patents and UPCs: A post-launch analysis 

This panel delves into alternative strategies for UK businesses and uncover challenges and opportunities for patent protection and enforcement in the EU market.

Join Pete Wilson, IP Counsel at Ocado Group plc, Laurence Cohen, Director and General Counsel at Celex Oncology Innovations Limited, and Bruce Girvan, Director at Impression Technologies Limited, for a comparative analysis of Unitary Patents (UPs) vs Unified Patent Courts (UPCs) and their implications for businesses and IP holders. It’s an opportunity you won’t want to miss!

  • DALL-E, VALL-E and ChatGPT: IP as part of the AI and bots (r)evolution 

Be a part of this exceptional panel featuring Priti Shetty, General Counsel and Deputy Country Head at ICICI Bank Germany, Satish Tiwary, Head of IP Airbus India at Airbus, Tom Hadden, Vice President IP and Emerging Technology Legal at Barclays Bank, and Lara Sibley, Chartered (UK) and European Patent Attorney, and Partner at Marks & Clerk LLP, as they delve into the unique IP challenges posed by AI and bots. Discover strategies for protecting AI-generated IP, explore ethical considerations and regulations governing AI and bots in the context of IP, and understand the significance of collaboration and licensing agreements in the AI and bots landscape under available legal frameworks. Remain at the cutting edge of IP Tech by joining us on this panel!

  • Brands in Recession: Building your brand and protecting it in an economic downturn 

Join our panel of experts as they explore the significance of brand consistency, messaging, and customer engagement in building brand loyalty and a strong identity. Hear from Ragini Jain, Innovation and IP Manager, Cambridge GaN Devices Ltd, Chathurika Colas, Chief Legal and compliance officer, DNP Photo Imaging Europe, Sreekar Gadde, Managing Director of BlueTree VC, Blue Tree Capital to gain insight into the challenges faced during economic downturns and discover cost-effective marketing tactics, brand positioning, and customer retention strategies. Learn best practices for successful brand licensing partnerships and the advantages offered based on real-time experience! 

We hope you found our panel breakdown helpful, and we are excited to provide you with an unforgettable experience! Join us and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere, where you’ll connect with peers and top-notch IP experts. Gain valuable insights into the latest key topics and developments in the sector, and leave inspired and empowered to take your IP endeavours to new heights. This event is not to be missed – see you there!

Interested in becoming a part of the magic? Don’t miss out on our exciting sponsorship opportunities that will directly connect your business to the right audience. Seize the chance to leverage this event and reach out to our team today!

See you in September! 

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