A brief introduction to some of the events we have planned for 2021.
3D printing and intellectual property: issues and solutions – 4iP Council online event. 11 February 2021. 15:00 – 16:00.
IPAN Associate 4iP Council is hosting a free educational online event which will explore 3D printing and its impact on intellectual property rights and relevant legislation. 4iP Council is hosting this event with the International Trademark Association (INTA).
The value of Standard Essential Patents and the level of licensing – 4iP Council online event. 28 January 2021. 15:00 – 16:00.
IPAN Associate 4iP Council is hosting a free educational online event which will explore whether the value of standard essential patents (SEPs) should be independent of the level of licensing in the value chain.
IPAN is a proud sponsor of The Global Women Inventors & Innovators Network (GWIIN) Awards 2020, which will take place online.
“IP strategy for FinTech start-ups & SMEs” World Intellectual Property Day online event. 26 April 2021. 18:00 – 19:30.
This event is jointly sponsored by IPAN and Nottingham Law School, Nottingham Trent University. A panel of experts will be led by Alessandro Hatami, founder of Pacemakers.io and author of “Reinventing banking and finance: frameworks to navigate global fintech innovation”.
The online panel discussion jointly sponsored by IPAN and the IET on 24 November attracted a record audience of over 220 people. The panel of experts from tech companies Nokia, Vodafone and u-blox, and from IP Law firm Percy Crow Davis, ably chaired by entrepreneur Alessandro Hatami, founder of advisory firm The Pacemakers, discussed how 5G ownership rights will likely affect access to 5G online services throughout the developed and the developing world and answered questions from online participants. More information and a link to a full recording of the discussion can be found below.
The University of Glasgow is hosting a free interactive Zoom event, titled “Who’s Zoomin Who? Music, Copyright and Precarity”, on 12 November. The event has been made possible by funding from the Being Human festival and the Economic and Social Research Council’s Festival of Social Science.
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.
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?