A number of IP-related events are held throughout the world each year. On this page you will find details about those that we consider to be the most significant and interesting from the perspective of an IAM reader, including the most up-to-date information concerning IPBC Global, IPBC Asia and other conferences organised by IAM and Globe Business Media Group.

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IP Week @ SG

4-5 September 2018 – Singapore

Join the world’s foremost IP thought leaders, legal experts and innovative companies at IP Week @ SG 2018 organised by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore. With a theme of “Ideas to Assets: Connecting Markets Through IP”, around 3,000 attendees from over 40 countries will attend this premier innovation event to gain first-hand insights into IP commercialisation and winning IP strategies for business success.

PATINEX 2018 (Patent Information Expo)

September 6-7 2018 - the Imperial Palace Seoul, South Korea

PATINEX (Patent Information Expo) is an annual conference and exhibition event which brings together IP specialists, public and private organisations, research institutes and corporations around the world. PATINEX was first held in 2005 to meet the increasing interest in and need for IP information in Korea. The event consists of presentations by IP specialists and IP solution providers, workshops and an exhibition, and provides ample opportunities to network with IP experts from industry, patent offices and other related organisations.

2018 AIPPI World Congress

23-26 September 2018 – Cancun, Mexico

AIPPI is dedicated to the worldwide development and improvement of laws for the protection of intellectual property. More than 125 countries are represented across its membership of over 9,000 IP professionals of all backgrounds. The annual AIPPI World Congress provides a fantastic opportunity to learn about and discuss many areas of IP law, as well as network and enjoy the fantastic location. Join AIPPI in Cancun this September and work with us to shape the global future of IP law.


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