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FICPI, The International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys

World Congress, Toronto 2018

Toronto, Canada. 3 Jun - 10 Jun 2018

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Working Programme — Day One

Session Number Session Name Presenter Name Presentation
Plenary 1 AI in IP: How will Artificial Intelligence transform the practice of IP law? Dr. Alexander Esslinger Download
Louis-Pierre Gravelle Download
Gloria Q. Wu Download
Plenary 2 Expanding the Role of IP Attorneys in the Changing World Didier Intès
James Pooley Download
Professor Sharon K. Sandeen Download
James Donald Smith Download
Plenary 3 Keeping an IP Practice Afloat: the perils, the pitfalls, the possibility, and the promise Toni Ashton Polson Download
Marijo Coates
Susan J. Heakes
Dinesh N. Melwani
Lionel W. Newton
Breakout 4.1 Treasures in the attic - how much is that IP worth? Anne Lévy Download
Dr. Moonkyo Chung
Elise Deliau
Breakout 4.2 §.101. Is there a coordinated move in B+ and elsewhere? Peter Huntsman Download
Dr. Daniel Alge Download
Dr. Sharon E. Crane Download
Judge Paul R. Michel Download
Breakout 4.3 Trade Secrets: How to deal with them in practice Leo J.J. Jessen
Dr. Stefan Dittmer Download
James Pooley Download
Jacob Zhang Download


Working Programme — Day Two

Session Number Session Name Presenter Name Presentation
Plenary 5 The Firm in the Clouds – Virtualizing an IP Firm Dr. Patrick P. Erk
Christian Bunke Download
Paula Jill Krasny Download
Swarup Kumar Download
Plenary 6 Trade related aspects of IP Robert Watson Download
Wolf Meier-Ewert Download
Loris Mirella Download
Kristin Wall Download
Plenary 7 Outsourcing IP Services Philip C. Mendes da Costa
Stephen Binder Download
Peter Finnie Download
Essenese Obhan Download
Breakout 8.1 “Real stupidity always trumps AI” – Registrable and enforceable? Elia Sugranes
Ellen Breddam Download
Shirley Kwok Download
Sanjukta Tole Download
Breakout 8.2 Need to Know Update on Design Protection of GUIs, Icons and Motion Designs Gabriel di Blasi
Robert S. Katz Download
David Muls Download
Judy Yee Download
Breakout 8.3 BREAKING NEWS – All the Latest Developments You Need to Know R. Danny Huntington Download
Mariana Mostardeiro
Dr. Alexander J. Wyrwoll
Rita Zhang


Working Programme — Day Three

Session Number Session Name Presenter Name Presentation
Keynote 9 Douglas N. Deeth
Darlene Carreau
Drew Hirshfeld
Raimund Lutz Download
Session 10 General Assembly Douglas N. Deeth
Session 11 Resolutions Julian Crump

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