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…
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!
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.
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.
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.
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?
IPAN’s annual flagship World IP Day celebration this year on 24th April at the House of Commons
by Professor Ruth Soetendorp
This IPAN network meeting took place on 7th March 2019
This IPAN Network Meeting took place on 30th Jan 2019
Professor Ruth Soetendorp (Education Group Convenor) was able to represent IPAN at the Intellectual Property Awareness Summit in New York on 29th November 2018.
UK Design Rights in a No-Deal Brexit Scenario
This event took place on 22nd November 2018
This IPAN event took place on the 26th September 2018.
Celebrating 25 years of IPAN this year’s World IP Day theme is Global Britain. Great for IP: Great for Britain.
Powering Change: Celebrating Women in Innovation and Creativity
This network meeting took place on Tuesday 20th March with Gill Smith, Group IP Director at Dyson Technology.
IPAN plenary meeting on 23 Nov 2017, from 4 to 6pm
IPAN AGM at 3pm, Thursday 23rd Nov 2017
IPAN’s registered address has changed…
Details from the IPAN plenary meeting that took place on Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017.
19 June 2017 – IPAN Report to inform government on key IP issues.
Industry and IP Professionals discuss challenges and opportunities of Brexit at IPAN meeting on 15 March 2017
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.
IPAN meeting on 15 March 2017, from 12noon – 5pm with panel and workshop discussions
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
The IPAN meeting on Wednesday 11th January, focused on progress in plant sciences and biotechnology, plant variety rights and plant patents.
IPAN meeting on 10 Nov 2016
Mandy Haberman is one of two immediate appointments announced to the non-executive Steering Board of the UK Intellectual Property Office – 6 Nov 2015
IP in the Fast Lane – 26 April 2016
Launch of new research survey by IPAN and NUS Insight into student and staff views about IP and its impact – 27 July 2016