Dato(er) - 24-05-2017
08:00 - 10:00
Welcome to a workshop with the field’s leading experts
Wednesday May 24th at 08:00 – Oslo Science Park, meeting room HAGEN 1+2
The landscape of IPR/patent legislation is changing. The US passed new laws that have great impact for all companies in e-health, digital health and biotech. This is very important to have knowledge about and we are so lucky to have one of the highest renowned company from the US to give us first hand experience cases and knowledge. They have companies like Google and Apple on their customer list, as well as Medtronic, Roche Glycart AG, Takeda Oncology, ImmunoGen and Biogen Idec – just to mention a few. Don’t miss the chance to meet Sterne Kessler Goldstein Fox – internationally recognized as a powerhouse in biotechnology IP.
Sterne Kessler has won the LMG Life Sciences’ Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year. The award is given annually to recognize and honour the leading attorneys, firms, and in-house counsel teams that have played a significant role in the life sciences industries over the past year.
Michael Messenger – Director, patent preparation and prosecution leader:
Global patent portfolio builder with over two decades experience helping high-tech electronics companies create and build global patent portfolios
Deep SME experience. Outside counsel for dozens of small and medium-sized entities with products relating to computer networking, web services, and renewable energy.
Eric Steffe – Director, Biotechnology/Chemical group
Internationally recognized patent attorney in the biotechnology field, which from his work and experience is defined broadly – all the way from monoclonal antibodies, stem cell therapies to pharmacogenomics/personalized medicine
08:00 Light breakfast and mingling
08:35 Setting the stage: Introduction by Carl Christian Gilhuus-Moe
08:50 Proactive Patent Strategies for the New Landscape. An interactive, practical discussion of the impact of the changes in the US. And why this is important to European companies’ freedom to operate and competitive advantage.
09:35 Questions and answers
If you want to discuss your case with the experts, book 1:1 meeting after the workshop.