4iP Events

Upcoming events...


Feb
16

Patent Holdout and Small(er) Technology Firms

Dr. Bowman Heiden
Virtual event

The focus of the study is on small(er) technology firms (STFs), which are generally understood as critical to economic growth, in contention with much larger incumbent market actors. In particular, the Sonos v. Google and Centripetal v. Cisco are provided as case studies.


Mar
15

Trade Secret IP Protection & Management West Coast Summit 2023

SAN DIEGO

Protecting Trade Secret information is a critical competency for today’s innovative industries. Companies are required to create sound internal & external policies to preserve confidentiality and reduce the likelihood of misappropriation. 


Mar
15

From Semiconductor to Embracing a Better Life - IP Models for an Innovation Ecosystem at IMEC

Imec
Virtual event

Imec leverages its microchip technology in various technology platforms, which in turn cover a multitude of system platforms that enable smart solutions for health, industry, mobility, cities, entertainment, energy, education and agrifood.


Apr
24

IP Leadership Executive Summit 2023

DOWNTOWN SAN JOSE

Held on the week of World IP Day, the IP Leadership Executive 2023 (April 24-25, Downtown San Jose) is the elite gathering of global IP professionals, with all discussions being held under Chatham House rules.


May
24

ASTP Annual Conference 2023

Tallinn, Estonia

Join up to 400 professionals and industry leaders from across the world


Previous Events...


Jan
26

Who owns your ink? The copyright protection of tattoos.

Dr Paula Westenberger
Virtual event

This webinar will address the legal protection afforded to tattoos by copyright law, covering current discussions on ownership and infringement of tattoos as copyright works, including in the context of commercial uses in video games and films.


Nov
22

5th edition of the annual Paris conference on SEPs and FRAND

Allen & Overy Paris, 52 avenue Hoche, 75008 Paris

Nov
15

Green tech helping net zero emissions by 2050

Dr. Suracha Udomsak, Dr. Dallas Wilkinson, Dr. Stephanie Guichard
Virtual event

We have joined forces with LESI to cover the big challenge that is having net zero emissions by 2050.


Nov
09

The Rise of Cryptoassets and NFTs and its Implications for Copyright Law

Professor Dinusha Mendis
Virtual event

Cases such as Nike v StockX, Hermes v Jon Rothschild, Miramax v Quentin Tarantino, have raised questions regarding the ownership of NFTs, IP rights in the Metaverse, licensing agreements and the nature of infringements from an IP law perspective.


Oct
27

IP Waiver in pandemic times

Prof. Christoph Ann (TUM), Melissa Brand (Radius Health, Inc.), Prof. Adam Mossoff (George Mason University), Paola Dabbicco (KPMG)
Virtual event

This webinar will provide an overview of the challenges faced during the pandemic, and the impact of the TRIPS waiver to innovation, global public health, global collaboration, the patent system etc.


Oct
20

LES, Comité SME & Startup: Table Ronde avec 4iP Council

Axel Ferrazzini
Paris

Do small companies suffer more than others from strategic patent infringement?


Oct
06

Florence Seminar on Standard-Essential Patents

Axel Ferrazzini, 4iP Council will be a discussant in the “FRAND Royalties: Rules v Standards?” session.
Badia Fiesolana – Teatro Via dei Roccettini, 9 San Domenico di Fiesole, FL 50014 Italy

Organized by Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies.


Sept
30

LESI Patent & Technology Licensing Committee & 4iP Council Webinar "Connected Cars: New Challenges and Opportunities"

Dr Claudia Tapia, Laurie Fitzgerald, Steve Faraji, Bowman Heiden
Virtual event

Sept
15

CRISPR Processes Patents in Green Biotechnology: the Benefits of Patent Pools and Clearing Houses

Dr Agnes Ricroch
Virtual event

The patent landscape for New Genomic Techniques including CRISPR is complex with many players holding patents and uncertainty as regards the intellectual property (IP) situation.