Join us in London for the most interactive and case study-led Life Sciences IP event!

Intellectual Property is the life blood of any Life Science orgnisations, and the effective management, protection and enforcement of IP’s is essential to achieve success in such a competitive market. Life Science IP 2018 is the only IP event designed for in-house IPR professionals with a focus on issues beyond mere patent enforcement and protection. With a focus on the ever-changing legal landscape, Supplementary Protection, along with a discussion on new monetisation strategies, the Life Science IP 2018 is not one to be missed.  

2018 Speaker Faculty

Dr Dieter Tzschoppe

Director of Operations - Biotechnology / Pure and Applied Organic Chemistry
European Patent Office

Dr Matthias Zigann

Presiding Judge
Munich Regional Court

Dr Jürgen Dressel

Former Head of Global Patent Litigation
Novartis

Rob J. Aerts

Director of Intellectual Property
Tigenix

Kevin Mooney

Chairman of the Rules and Procedure Committee
UPC

Stephane Drouin

Chief IP Counsel
UCB

Aaron Smethurst

Director, Intellectual Property Policy
UCB

Jamie Kemler

VP, Intellectual Property Business Strategy
Stryker

Dr Nicolas Ruiz

Intellectual Property Head, European Patent Attorney
Esteve

Rachel Fetches

Partner
HGF London

Roya Ghafele

Executive Director
OxFirst

Francesco Macchetta

Director of Intellectual Property
Bracco

Benefits of attending

20+

SPEAKERS

80+

PARTICIPANTS

75%

PRACTITIONER
ATTENDEES

15+

HOURS
DEDICATED NETWORKING

Key Highlights to be addressed:

Evaluate your approach to life sciences subject matter patent eligibility. Refresh your understanding and gain insight into the new challenges in sessions led by the EPO, Novartis and Bracco

Assess logical, flexible IP strategies to help you avoid potential pitfalls with Esteve, and Tigenix

Grasp the reality of patent innovation, and how to deliver on patient value with a gripping keynote given by UCB

Discover the variety of ways in which to monetise your company’s IP without litigation with briefings from Strkyer, Harbour Litigation Funding and Ocean Tomo

Identify the best ways to protect patents, and how infringement proceedings are decided, hearing directly from the The Honourable Sir Richard Arnold of the UK High Court and Presiding Judge Dr Mathias Zigann from Regional Munich Court

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