- Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship
- Netherlands Institute of Patent Attorneys
Senior Associate at VO Patents & Trademarks
In 2005 Annemie Jaeken began her career as a patent attorney for VO, concerning herself with many aspects of the broad mechanical field. Since 2012 Ms Jaeken has worked in the firm’s Leuven office.
Ms Jaeken trained as an aerospace engineer and in business administration. After graduating in the field of helicopters at Eurocopter Germany, Ms Jaeken worked in an aerospace research organisation for several years. She then made the switch to the offshore field, where she worked on an engineering project and was involved in offshore installation projects.
Ms Jaeken has been involved in various aspects of protecting and enforcing intellectual property. She works with clients to build and tailor their IP portfolio towards their business strategy or in assisting them in IP negotiations.
Ms Jaeken’s specialisms include aerospace, agriculture, appliances, automotive technology, biomechanics, building industry, civil engineering, constructions, consumer products, electronics, energy and sustainability, engineering, ergonomics, health products, industrial design, IP due diligence, legal scans, licensing, litigation, mechanical technology, mechanics, mechatronics, offshore, optics, shipbuilding, tech starters and valorisation.