PROGRAM

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Wednesday, 5th of September 2018

time
event
speaker

08.30-09.00

Registration & coffee

09.00-13.00

PhD workshop

Prof. Irene Calboli (Texas A&M, Singapore Management University), Prof. Geertrui van Overwalle (University of Leuven), Prof. Georg von Graevenitz (University of London), Prof. Dr. Fabian Gaessler (Technical University Munich)

13.00-14.30

Lunch break

14.30-16.45

Registration

16.45-17.00 

Coffee break

17.00-19.00

Welcome speeches
and round table discussion
“IP Strategies in Dynamic Industries”

Prof. Stuart Graham (Georgia Tech), Prof. Dietmar Harhoff (Max Planck Insitut München), David Kappos(tbc)

Thursday, 6th of September

time
event
speaker

09.00-11.00

Keynote speech
“IP in data-driven economies”
and round table discussion

Prof. Herbert Zech (University of Basel)

11.00-11.20

Coffee break

11.20-12.40

Parallel sessions

Submissions invited in call for papers

12.40-13.40 

Lunch break

13.40-15.20

Parallel sessions

Submissions invited in call for papers

15.20-15.40

Coffee break

15.40-17.00

Parallel sessions

Submissions invited in call for papers

17.00-17.20

Coffee break

17.20-18.00

Keynote speach
“Industrial espionage and productivity”

Prof. Albrecht Glitz (Barcelona Graduate School of Economics)

19.30-tbc

Conference dinner

Friday, 7th of September

time
event
speaker

09.00-11.00

Keynote speech
“IP and international trade”
and round table discussion

Prof. Keith Maskus (University of Colorado), Prof. Margaret Kyle (Ecole de Mines, Paris), Benjamin Mitra-Kahn (IP Australia), Jayashree Watal (WTO), Pippa Hall (UK IP)

11.00-11.20

Coffee break

11.20-12.40

Parallel sessions

Submissions invited in call for papers

12.40-13.40 

Lunch break

13.40-15.00

Parallel sessions

Submissions invited in call for papers

15.00-15.20

Coffee break

15.20-16.30

Keynote speech
“Innovation and Development: the role of patents”

Prof. Bronwyn Hall