KnowING IPR - event Patent and IPR management update


Patenting and IPR management
6thNovember 2019
Nova Gorica, Slovenia



School of Advanced Social Studies

Address:  Gregorčičeva 18, SI 5000 Nova Gorica

Hall: Velika predavalnica, Ground floor


Registration: FOLLOW the LINK

Travel Kit is available HERE.



9:00-9:15 Arrival and registration

9:15-9:45 Welcome speeches

Moderator: Janez Kolar, SASS

Municipality of Nova Gorica (tbc)
Borut Rončević, SASS Dean
Tamara B. Valic, FIS, KnowING IPR Project manager

9:45-11:15 Panel 1

Intellectual property rights protection and patenting landscapes

Peter Bittner (European Patenting Attorney): Creating IP awareness in software patenting
Špela Stres (Institute ‘Jožef Štefan’): Technology transfer and patenting in Slovenian landscape

11:15-12:00 Lunch break

12:00-13:00 Panel 2

Technology Transfer and Advanced functions of intellectual property rights databases

Ivaylo Dimitrov (World Intellectual Property Office): PATENTSCOPE database analytics and image searching in Global Brand databases

13:00-14:30 Roundtable discussion

IPR management good practices

Sigelinde Walz (Automotive Engineering Network, Karlsruhe, Germany): Innovation in the automotive sector and start-up ecosystems: a need for IPR management

Moderator: Tamara B. Valič, FIS

Aleš Štrancar, Bia Separations d.o.o
Gverino Ratoša, Hidria d.d
Instrumentation technologies d.o.o
KRKA, d.d (tbc)

14:30-15:00 Final remarks and end of the day networking



Programme co-funded by European Union funds (ERDF, IPA, ENI)