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Debrief – Corporate LiveWire Intellectual Property 2020 Round Table

Debrief – Corporate LiveWire Intellectual Property 2020 Round Table

IPAN Director Associate Professor Dr Janice Denoncourt recently had the opportunity to participate in Corporate LiveWire’s Intellectual Property 2020 Round Table, held virtually this year.

Seven international IP experts discussed the significance of recent trends in the IP landscape…

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2020 Activities for your Diary

2020 Activities for your Diary

Given the current COVID-19 restrictions, IPAN is delivering its current and planned 2021 events as webinars and Zoom based meetings. The next event is on Tues November 24th @3.00 – 4.30pm GMT: “5G mobile networks and IP rights: winner takes all?” IPAN’s major online expert discussion and Q&A in partnership with the IET. Free but early registration is essential!

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IPAN-CIPU online IP teaching workshop July 8, 2020

IPAN-CIPU online IP teaching workshop July 8, 2020

In preparation for the autumn transition to online teaching of most IP courses, the UK Intellectual Property Awareness Network (IPAN) and the US Center for Intellectual Property Understanding (CIPU), held a first, well attended (70 registrants),international Zoom workshop on July 8th to share good practice and practical tips amongst IP educators.

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IP basics for SMEs

IP basics for SMEs

4iP Council has now launched the latest of its “4 Reasons 4 IP” basic guides focusing on Trademarks following its earlier guides on Patents and Copyright. The Guides have been produced in collaboration with expert groups including IPAN. They provide practical, interactive web advice that aims to help SMEs and innovative businesses understand the economic and strategic value of their intellectual property.

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IP Awareness Summit UC Berkeley – March 2020

IP Awareness Summit UC Berkeley – March 2020

In early March, IPAN director and convenor of the IPAN Education Group, Professor Ruth Soetendorp, was a speaker at the 3rd IP Awareness Summit held at UC Berkeley, CA.  The Summit was organised by Bruce Berman, founder of  the Center for Intellectual Property Understanding (CIPU)  an independent, non-profit organization that helps raise awareness of IP rights and how they impact people’s lives.

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What is the Corporate value of IP?

What is the Corporate value of IP?

Network Meeting following the IPAN AGM on Thursday 21st November 2019 in the CIPA Hall. IP and related intangibles are now internationally recognised as the most valuable assets in global value chains but is their value properly understood and secured by business particularly at board level?

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IPAN attends IP Awareness Summit New York

IPAN attends IP Awareness Summit New York

Professor Ruth Soetendorp (Education Group Convenor) was able to represent IPAN at the Intellectual Property Awareness Summit in New York on 29th November 2018.

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Enterprise Educators UK hear about IPAN HEI IP Policies research

Enterprise Educators UK hear about IPAN HEI IP Policies research

Prof Ruth Soetendorp shares IPAN’s recent research with the National Union of Students on perception and practice of IP policies in HEIs at an Enterprise Educators UK (EEUK) event on 2nd Feb 2017 at Lancaster University.

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IP and the University Challenge

IP and the University Challenge

IPAN Vice-Chair, Mandy Haberman, reports on the European Progress Conference 2017: Dissemination of IP knowledge in universities which
 took place at 
the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich from 24-25 January

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IPAN Director Mandy Haberman joins IPO Steering Group

IPAN Director Mandy Haberman joins IPO Steering Group

Mandy Haberman is one of two immediate appointments announced to the non-executive Steering Board of the UK Intellectual Property Office – 6 Nov 2015

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