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Working programme

Panel Sessions

Pharma Day
• In(gene)ious but not patentable? Patentable subject matter
• Biosimilars – similar but different?
• Skinny labels – Wide Impact
• Antitrust and Pharma – Seeking a Balance

High Technology
• Computer implemented technologies; patentable?
• No frontiers: the Digital Single Market

• Infringers without borders – current issues in contributory infringement
• Prioritising priority rights
• Serious business – UPC Mock Trial

• Unwrapping the European Trademark Reform Package
• An indication of developments in GIs
• Speaking freely about parody

General IP
• Top IP tips: the TPP and the TTIP
• IP & Fashion
• Buon appetito! IP & Food

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Plenary Sessions

• Added matter: the standard for determining adequate support for amendments

• Security Interests over Intellectual Property

• Requirements for protection of designs

• Linking and making available on the Internet

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IP Lunches with Keynote Speakers

Lunch 1
• Judges’ panel – Expert Evidence and the Role of Experts

Lunch 2
• The EPO – setting the pace for the 21st Century

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