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Standard Essential Patents Strategy Conference
SEP & FRAND in 5G, Connected Cars, IoT, Smart Grids and beyond...
AudienceP R O F I L E S
Government Officials, EU Representations, EU Commission & Parliament Members,
Officials from the European Patent Office and National/EU member States' IP Offices,
World Intellectual Property Organization, Judicial, Innovation, Finance Administrations,
Universities and Public R&D Centres.
European Judges: 1st Instance, Appeals, Supreme Courts, Judges of Specialized National Patent and EPO Jurisdictions, Commercial Court Judges, Expert Judges, Arbitrators, European and National/Regional Patent Attorneys, IP Agents, Barristers and Sollicitors.
C-Level Executives, Chief IP Officers, General Counsels, Directors of IP Litigation, Heads/members of Patent Departments, Managers of Patent Administration, CTOs, Chief R&D Officers.
Business Federations, IP-related Associations, Private Equity Funds, IP Specialized Funds,
Brokers and Advisors, Strategy & Valuation Consulting Firms, Audit & Taxation Consultancies.
Upcoming Events / Upcoming Events / Default Category
8.50 - 9.00 - FOREWORD: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE
I. MORNING SESSION: QUALITY OF PATENT
9.00 - 9.30
1. Towards a global patent system – the importance of good quality patents + Q&A session
9.40 - 10.10
2. Towards a global patent system
10.10 - 11.00
3. New strategies for patent portfolio developments
Coffee break: 11.00 - 11.20
11.20 am - 11.40 pm
4. WAYS TO BRING TRANSPARENCY AND FAIRNESS TO SEP ISSUES
1. Major issues at stake
2. Important data around LTE / 5G
11.40 - 12.30 pm
5. Transferring Risks Associated with SEP to Insurance
Indicators and drivers of the 3 main systems
12.30 - 2.00 pm LUNCH BREAK
II. AFTERNOON SESSION : FRAND AND SEP
2.00 - 2.30 pm
6. Access to patented technology – a cornerstone of Europe’s industrial relaunch?
2.30 - 3.00 pm
7. ADR AS A NEW TOOL FOR FRAND / SEP DISPUTE RESOLUTION
3.00 - 3.50 pm
8. FRAND: HOW TO CALCULATE A FAIR PRICE ?
SEP Licensing, Royalty share, royalty per SEP, Patent Pool royalty stack.
3.50 - 4.10 pm : Coffee break
4.10 - 5.00 pm
9. 5G: Standard Essential Patents applied to Telecoms
The case of IOT
Characteristics and scores of essentiality. Prediction models. 5G predicted SEP portfolios. The need for quality patents.
5.00 - 5.50 pm
10. THE AUTOMOTIVE SEP CASE
New strategies for Patent portfolio development and the collision course between OEM and Software Companies.
5.50 - 6.00 pm
Co-Founder, COO & SVP Legal
Shawn Ambwani is COO and co-founder of Unified Patents. He is responsible for running operations, counsel & docket management, analytics, and marketing. Some call him "the most disruptive person in IP." He has written law review articles on PTAB analytics and procedures (linked here). Previously, he was VP of Licensing and Business Development at Intertrust, responsible for patent and technology licensing programs with over $500 million in revenue. Prior to that he served as EVP at Nexstreaming (KOSDAQ) and co-founded Envivio (NASDAQ), bought by Ericsson. Shawn has a JD/MBA from Boston University and a BS in Mathematics from UCLA. He is a member of the California Bar.
Dr. Kai Brandt
Patente digitale / elektronische Systeme / Mo
Head of IP strategy & development
EUROPEAN PATENT OFFIC
Yann Ménière joined the European Patent Office as Chief Economist in February 2016. He was previously a professor of economics at MINES ParisTech, where he was leading the Chair on "IP and Markets for Technology". His research and expertise relate to the economics of innovation, competition and intellectual property. In recent years, he has been focusing more specifically on IP and standards, markets for technology, and IP issues in climate negotiations. Besides his academic publications, he has prepared a number of policy studies related to patents for the European Commission and other public organisations. He has been teaching the economics of IP at Imperial College, Université Catholique de Louvain and CEIPI.
Senior Lecturer in Law
City University London
Associate General Counsel and Global Head of
Program Director of Standards and IPR
Director-General for Internal Market, Industr
Tim is the CEO and founder of IPlytics - an IP intelligence tool that augments the analysis of technology landscapes and a company’s competitive position. IPlytics Platform goes beyond patent data by linking and processing more than 90 million patents to 4 million standards and contributions, 280,000 declared standard-essential patents, 60 million scientific articles and the profiles of 2 million companies and start-ups on one platform. Tim is an external research associate at the "Law and Economics of Patents Group" CERNA, MINES ParisTech and an associate at Berlin Institute of Technology. Tim earned his doctoral degree with the highest distinctions from the Berlin Institute of Technology with a dissertation on patenting and coordination in standardization. During the last 10 years Tim has been actively involved in preparing studies for the European Commission, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the German Federal Government on standard essential patents, FRAND and patent pooling.
Standardization & IPR Management
Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.
Ryan C. Richardson is a director in Sterne Kessler's Electronics and Trial & Appellate Practice Groups. Ryan's practice focuses on post-grant proceedings before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's Patent Trial and Appeal Board, as well as U.S. district court litigation and International Trade Commission litigation. His technical experience spans numerous disciplines including wired and wireless communications, graphics processing, electronic circuits, and MOS technology and logic. Ryan also specializes in a variety of Standard Essential Patent related issues ranging from procurement to litigation, and also including SEP licensing with respect fair reasonable and non-discriminatory obligations. His SEP practice focuses on developing and applying strategies for both SEP holders and SEP implementers, as well as providing opinions relating to essentiality determinations and SEP patent pools.
Cohausz & Florack
Chief Executive Officer
Nigel Swycher is the founder and CEO of Aistemos, an IP analytics and strategy company with headquarters in London. Nigel is committed to providing more accessible information about technology protected by patents globally. Our product Cipher harnesses AI and machine learning to understand who owns patented technologies, to enhance the competitive intelligence available to R&D, M&A and strategy teams at the heart of the deals that will transform the sector. Nigel is also a director of ORoPO (the Open Register of Patent Ownership) and is a recognised by IAM Strategy 300 as an expert in the field. Prior to Aistemos, Nigel had a long career in the law first as an intellectual property partner with leading law firm Slaughter and May and later as head of technology at Olswang.
Bruno van Pottelsberghe de la Potterie
Solvay Business School
Head of Unit, Industrial Property and the Fig
Head of Data Science, Ops, and Quality, Globa
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About Solvay Brussels School of Economics and ManagementSolvay is widely recognised in Europe as a top player in research and education in economics and management. Our mission is to produce pioneering research and educate women and men to become true leaders and entrepreneurs in their field and be able to constantly adapt and shape the future. Solvay is the School of Economics and Management of Université libre de Bruxelles.
About Unified Patents Inc.Unified employs a multi-faceted solution to deter abusive patent assertions in the Standard Essential Patent (SEP) and Non-Practicing Entity (NPE) technology areas (Zones). These actions are intended to improve patent quality and help technologies thrive. Startups can join for free, while larger companies pay small yearly subscriptions. Unified has successfully challenged more patents and entities than all other 3rd parties combined.
About CipherCipher provides the analysis you need to support strategic IP decisions. Cipher is the recognised leader in AI and machine learning on patent, licensing and litigation data to provide insight into complex technology landscapes. Designed specifically to deliver competitive intelligence, support licensing transactions and to mitigate litigation risk, Cipher provides on-line analysis of companies and technologies.
About France BrevetsCreated in March 2011, France Brevets is the first investment fund fully dedicated to patent promotion and monetization in Europe. Funded with €100 million, France Brevets deploys a broad array of legal, financial, technical and commercial resources, leverages its resources and network of worldwide best-in-class experts, working for the purpose of monetizing patents or acquiring patent rights for innovative ecosystems to secure rights protecting freedom to operate.
About IPlyticsIPlytics Platform is an IP intelligence tool that augments the analysis of technology landscapes and a company’s competitive position. IPlytics Platform goes beyond patent data by linking and processing over 80 million patents to 60 million scientific articles, 2 million standards/SEPs and 3 million company information on one single platform. The tool helps users to perform analyses in the fields of patent valuation, landscaping, licensing, transfer or litigation. The intuitive graphical user interface allows to easily navigate, analyze and drill down into information, enabling in-depth technology analyses or a long-term monitoring of market segments.
About Patent-PilotPatent-Pilot is a business intelligence tool for patent law firms. Using our software, users can investigate patent law firms, their clients, partners and competitors with easy to use search functions and stream-lined dashboards. Find new clients and partners. Analyze the flow of work from the applicant to outside counsel to foreign counsel. Learn who the likely decision maker is – the law firm or the client. At your fingertips, Patent-Pilot gives you insights for more than 22,000 patent law firms and over 1.6 million applicants worldwide. It is the most comprehensive source of information regarding patent representations available anywhere.
About CIPUThe Center for Intellectual Property Understanding (CIPU) is an independent, non-profit organization the helps to raise awareness of intellectual property rights and how they impact people’s lives. CIPU makes IP rights more intelligible by showing what they accomplish, holding events and encouraging discussion between IP users and owners. The organization makes it easier forpeople to connect the dots between why rights like patents, copyrights and trademarks (and trade secrets) exist, how they work and who they ultimately effect. Founded in 2016, CIPU provides a framework for understanding IP rights’ role in establishing inventions, creative works like music movies and books and brands. CIPU also examines how IP promotes competition and jobs.
About IP Close UpIP CloseUp is a leading source of news and perspective for people interested in the business of intellectual property. Decision-makers regularly turn to IP CloseUp to get the latest news and ideas on patents, people and transactions, and the trends that affect them. The blog has generated more than 60,000 visits. IP CloseUp readers include IP executives, attorneys, private equity, VC and public stock investors, entrepreneurs, journalists, analysts, service providers, researchers and inventors. Regular features include Transactions, People, Places and Events.
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