He is also a member of the Executive Committee of the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI), where he serves as Co-Chair of the Design Committee (CT2). Gabriel Di Blasi is also a member and is responsible for IP and regulatory affairs of the Biotechnology Committee (BIOBRASIL) of the National Federation of Industries of São Paulo – FIESP, and Counsel for the Institute of Government Relations - IRelGov. He is also focused on regulatory matters and is particularly involved with ANVISA measures in Brazil.
Industrial Engineer, Centro Federal de Educação Tecnológica do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (CEFET), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Law School, Universidade Cândido Mendes (UCAM), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Experience & Qualifications
- Biotechnology; plant technology
- Construction and civil engineering; structural engineering
- Medical and veterinary methods and products
- Biochemistry and pharmacology
- Biomedical engineering; medical devices
- IP counselling
- Patent litigation
- Patent oppositions
- Patent prosecution
- Registered design prosecution
Roles in FICPI
CET Group 2 is FICPI’s research authority on Design protection. Its main objective is to promote the discussion of the trending topics concerning Industrial Designs in different parts of the world, either in national or international level. CET 2’s body of experts are encouraged to bring to the awareness of the group of new guidelines or positions of different Offices that might affect how designs are protected, in which case CET 2 actively seeks to promote a dialogue with the register authority in order to assure that the views of the Practitioners worldwide is heard. In sum, the CET 2 Group should always be a leader, getting out in front of all issues concerning Design matters.