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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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Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Patenting in the United States – Implications for the Future of US

October 26 2016 – Palo Alto, United States

Are patents in the United States dead? Should US companies continue to file US patents? What are the right innovation policies for the United States? What is the right thing for small companies to do in patenting their innovation? How will investors look at patenting in the future? What is happening elsewhere in the world? Come and join this critical discussion with Radar, Kappos, Schramm, Cabeca and others.  

AIPLA 2016 Annual Meeting

October 27-29 2016 – Washington DC, United States

Connect with IP practitioners from across the United States and around the globe at the American Intellectual Property Law Association 2016 Annual Meeting. From best practices in patent prosecution and patent licensing and negotiation to managing IP budgets and global IP enforcement strategies, this year’s educational tracks deliver the knowledge IP professionals need to excel and compete. Featured speakers include USPTO Director Michelle Lee and new PTAB Chief Judge David Ruschke.

IP Statistics for Decision Makers 2016

November 14-16 2016 – Sydney, Australia

The IP Statistics for Decision Makers conference is the premier event for economists and researchers worldwide. The annual event aims to discuss how IP data, statistics and analysis are used and can be used to inform decision makers in both the public and private sectors, and to identify key information needs and possible shortcomings. It seeks to achieve this through informing and shaping a wide range of policy and business-relevant issues, using evidence-based IP statistics.

Seventh LES Asia-Pacific Annual Conference 2017

May 9-12 2017 - Melbourne, Australia

This licensing and technology transfer event has a theme of “Licensing for Well-Being – Health, Nutrition and Sport”, and will focus on translating the opportunities that arise from the need to ensure the well-being of the world’s growing population, including meeting the challenges of keeping healthy and active. The event will cover key areas for an ageing population, including innovation across the region which manifests through new approaches to healthcare, nutrition and developing interest in sport and recreation.


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