East of England CPD Meeting 2017

East of England CPD Meeting 2017

Event information

East of England CPD Meeting 2017
Capacity 70
Start date Thursday, March 9, 2017 12:30 PM
End date Thursday, March 9, 2017 05:00 PM
Venue Hilton Cambridge City Centre, 20 Downing Street, CB2 3DT
CPD Points 3.5
Price Non Member £234.00 (Includes £39.00 VAT)
Member £156.00 (Includes £26.00 VAT)

The East of England Programme

12:30 – 13:30       Registration, buffet lunch and networking

13:30 – 13:40       Welcome and introduction by meeting Chair – Alex Turnbull, TLIP Ltd

13:40 – 14:20       ADR and mediation in IP matters – Rt. Hon. Professor Sir Robin Jacob, 8 New Square

14:20 – 14:50       Computer-implemented inventions: the EPO v. the USPTO – Alex Gardiner, European Patent Office

14:50 – 15:30       Drafting and prosecuting in the UK/EP in view of US litigation – Belinda Gascoyne, IBM UK Ltd

15:30 – 15:50       Refreshment break

15:50 – 16:30       Open innovation in pharma and the impact on IP – Sally Curran, AstraZeneca

16:30 – 17:00       EPO streamlined opposition proceedings: impact on procedure and practical tips – Alex Gardiner, European Patent Office

17:00- 17:30     The 819th OGM - Lee Davies, CIPA Chief Executive 

17:30 – 19:00       Drinks reception / CIPA Happy Hour (open to all)