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IP TECH SUMMIT 2020
DATA SOVEREIGNTY | HYBRID CLOUD | THE NEW IP STRATEGIES
Intellectual property for open innovation and digital transformation.
AudienceChief Executive Officers
Chief Operations Officers
Chief Legal Officers
Chief Technology Officers
Heads of Global Patent Operations
Chief IP Officers
European IP practitioners
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Given that the issues are swiftly evolutive in IP and Technologies, Premier Cercle leaves the door open for refining or adding any additional topics until only a few weeks before the Summit.
· Every company is a software company – is it time to rethink the traditional industry sectors
· Innovation framework for digital transformation
· Friend or foe – the need to balance collaboration and competition for a successful innovation strategy
· Towards a global criterion for software patentability
· Beyond royalties – creating business value through patent licensing
· Patent trolls – fundamental risk or manageable nuisance
· Standard essential patents – which framework for 5G and IOT
· How to right size a patent portfolio
Data and AI Topics:
· Which IP rights for text, data mining and AI
· The case for data collaboration
· Frameworks for sharing and reusing AI models
· Which legal instruments for innovation and ethics (patent law, employment law, contracts…)
Cloud and open source topics:
· Open source – how to foster a culture of innovation sharing
· Open source compliance – risks and remedies
· Copyright and platform liability
· Terms of service – are all clouds created equal
Vice President Intellectual Property
Peter Berg is Vice President Intellectual Property at Infineon Technologies, a world leader in semiconductor solutions with a focus on automotive semiconductors, power discretes and modules and security integrated circuits and solutions that make life easier, safer and greener. Before joining Infineon, Mr Berg was Chief IP Counsel at Draexlmaier Group, a premium automotive supplier. Former steps in his career included VP Legal Affairs for Development & Service Operations of Tetra Pak in Sweden und Managing IP Counsel for mobile communications and Chief IP Licensing Counsel for Siemens in Germany.
Chief Digital Patent Counsel
BSH Home Appliances Group
Chief Executive Officer
BrainQ technologies Ltd.
Director Group Technology & IP Intelligence
Andreas has 20 years’ of experience from patent related work, covering the whole value chain of patents; from filing and prosecution to licensing and litigation. Participated in hundreds of license negotiations worldwide, with major focus on Asia and Japan in particular. Successful litigation campaigns and several M&A and Due Diligence projects, including the world largest IP transaction; Nortel/Rockstar acquisition. Current role of Director of Technology & IP Intelligence at Husqvarna Group includes securing actionable intelligence to C-level stakeholders and group management. Member of management team in group organization Innovation & Technology that drives innovation and ventures related to AI, robotics and digital.
Catherine Lacavera is the Vice President of Litigation, Employment, Regulatory Investigations, Law Enforcement and Information Security at Google LLC. She manages a team of about 300 attorneys and technical advisors, and oversees a global litigation docket that has included more than 1000 patent and other intellectual property matters, including the Viacom and other copyright litigation against YouTube, and the Apple, Microsoft and Oracle copyright and patent litigation directed at Android. Ms. Lacavera also advises on complex licenses and acquisitions, including the acquisition of Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion, the acquisition of Nest for $3.2 billion and the sale of Motorola Home to Arris for $2.35 billion. She obtained her Bachelor of Computer Engineering, Juris Doctorate and Masters of Business Administration from the University of Toronto. She has been named one of Fortune Magazine's 40 Under 40, one of the world's 50 most influential people in IP by Managing IP, and a Woman Leader in Tech Law by The Recorder. Previously, Ms. Lacavera practiced IP litigation in New York City at a global law firm.
Chief Executive Officer
Lionel M. Lavenue
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garret & Dunner
Lionel M. Lavenue is a partner in Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP’s Reston, Virginia office, and leads the firm’s Aerospace, Aviation, and Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) industry group. With experience in more than 180 district court litigations, Lionel's practice focuses on intellectual property matters including patent trial litigation and patent portfolio management for a variety of technologies (including appeals), especially those related to aviation, UAS, UAV, and drone technologies. Lionel has experience in the preparation of over 1,000 patent applications, and he has directed the filing of more than 75 IPR petitions and covered business method (CBM) petitions. He frequently speaks and writes on aviation and UAS topics. Lionel is an active and current airplane (almost 5000 hours) pilot and owner and current helicopter pilot (over 125 hours), and he holds airplane, helicopter, lighter-than-air, and glider ratings.
Dr. Claudia Milbradt heads the German IP practice of Clifford Chance and is a partner in the Düsseldorf office since 2005. She advises clients since 1999 in the field of intellectual property. Claudia has significant experience in technology transfer, patent license agreements, research and development and JV projects in high complex technology fields. Claudia is also specialized in patent and trademark litigation (preliminary injunction proceedings, action on the merits, nullity actions, invalidity proceedings) and strategic advice protection of trademarks and patents. Claudia is a member of the Global Tech Group of Clifford Chance. She regularly holds speeches and publishes articles in legal law journals and books/compilations, e.g. “Fighting Product Piracy” (2009), "R&D Agreements - a Guideline" (2011) [German] and "Patent Litigation in Germany" (2012). Responsible for the Clifford Chance Global IP Newsletter (quarterly since 2014) Speaker and chair at the IP Law Summer School 2017 and 2018 of Downing College, Cambridge
Head of IP
Senior Director and Assistant General Counsel
Among his responsibilities, Nicolas leads Azure IP Advantage, a program designed to protect Microsoft’s customers innovations in the cloud. Nicolas is also responsible for Open Source and IP policy at Microsoft. Prior to that, Nicolas led Microsoft’s standards and intellectual property policy engagements, first out of the Microsoft office in Brussels, then at Microsoft’s headquarters in the USA. Nicolas is registered with the Washington bar as in-house counsel. He is also a French and European patent attorney. He has an educational background in computer science, electrical engineering, intellectual property and business laws. Nicolas is a regular speaker at conferences on intellectual property.
Co-Founder & CEO
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Nikolaus Thumm is Senior Fellow at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre in Spain. He is responsible to set up a work-program at the interface of digital technologies and policy under the European Digital Single Market strategy. The focus is on standardization, standard essential patents, licensing, open source, counterfeiting and illicit trade. Until 2013 he was Chief Economist of the European Patent Office. Before, he was working as Senior Economic Counselor for the Swiss Federation. He was chairman of the United Nations' Advisory Group on the Protection and Implementation of Intellectual Property Rights for Investment, a private-public partnership group. He has been member of different expert groups with the European Commission, the OECD and the World Intellectual Property Organization.
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About FINNEGANFinnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP Finnegan is one of the largest IP law firms in the world. From offices in Atlanta, Boston, London, Palo Alto, Reston, Seoul, Shanghai, Taipei, Tokyo, and Washington, DC, the firm practices all aspects of patent, trademark, copyright, and trade secret law, including counseling, prosecution, licensing, and litigation across a variety of technologies. Finnegan also represents clients on IP issues related to European patents and trademarks, international trade, portfolio management, the Internet, e-commerce, government contracts, antitrust, and unfair competition.
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