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Meet the Speakers


Susanne Ahlberg
Susanne Ahlberg
General Counsel
Genovis AB
Dr. Marco M. Aleman
Dr. Marco M. Aleman
Director, Patent Law Division
WIPO
Erich Andersen
Erich Andersen
Vice President and Chief IP Counsel
Microsoft
Elizabeth Bain
Elizabeth Bain
IP & Licensing Manager
STFC
Utkan Bakırcı
Utkan Bakırcı
R&D Researcher
Organik Kimya
Frederic Benech
Frederic Benech
European Patent Attorney and Co-president of the Search and Innovation Committee
APEB
Keith Bergelt
Keith Bergelt
President
Open Invention Network
Dr. Kai Brandt
Dr. Kai Brandt
Head of Patents Electrics/Electronics
Audi
Rebecca Brown
Rebecca Brown
Head of IP EMEA
Sonos Innovation
Mathieu Chuat
Mathieu Chuat
Director Licensing
Xerox
Dr. Kai-Uwe Clauswitz
Dr. Kai-Uwe Clauswitz
Senior IP Manager
Umicore AG & Co. KG
Ann Critchell-Ward
Ann Critchell-Ward
IP Counsel and Vice President Intellectual Property Operations
TomTom
Dominic Davies
Dominic Davies
Head of IP
FlatFrog Laboratories AB
Kathleen Denoodt
Kathleen Denoodt
Company Lawyer
SESVanderhave
Stephane Drouin
Stephane Drouin
Chief Intellectual Property Counsel
UCB
Aurélia Dubs
Aurélia Dubs
Group Intellectual Property Manager
Soufflet Biotechnologies
Martin Ekelund
Martin Ekelund
Vice President Legal and IPR
Freebit
Pirke Fustinoni
Pirke Fustinoni
Senior Legal Counsel
Outotec
His Honour Michael Fysh QC SC
His Honour Michael Fysh QC SC
Former Senior Circuit Judge
Patent Court
Christoph Gasser
Christoph Gasser
Adjunct Judge
Swiss Federal Patent Court
Dr. Roya Ghafele
Dr. Roya Ghafele
Director & Fellow
Oxfirst Ltd. and University Of Oxford
Jan-Willem Goedmakers
Jan-Willem Goedmakers
Head of IP
Stamicarbon
Bart Goddyn
Bart Goddyn
Senior Legal Counsel
TiGenix NV
Sam Granata
Sam Granata
Judge Commercial Court
Antwerp, Belgium
Ulrike Grüning-von Schwerin
Ulrike Grüning-von Schwerin
Director Patents
Infineon Technologies
Iben Haasum
Iben Haasum
Senior Director, IPR & Licensing
Chr. Hansen
Claudia Hallebach
Claudia Hallebach
Head of R&D, Legal Affairs & IP
KWS
Seán Harte
Seán Harte
Vice President, Senior Regional Counsel Intellectual Property
Mastercard
Richard Hastings
Richard Hastings
Commercial - Group Deputy General Counsel
VimpelCom
Gareth Jones
Gareth Jones
Vice President Intellectual Property
BenevolentAI
Claudia Jamin
Claudia Jamin
Group Vice President
ABB Asea Brown Boveri Ltd.
Ilya Kazi
Ilya Kazi
International Liaison Committee Member
CIPA
Dr. Joo Sup Kim
Dr. Joo Sup Kim
Vice President of Intellectual Property
LG Electronics
Dr. Marcus Kretzschmar
Dr. Marcus Kretzschmar
Director Intellectual Property and Legal
Molecular Partners
Preben Kristensen
Preben Kristensen
IPR Senior Manager (Head of IP)
Dong Energy
Frank Landolt
Frank Landolt
Vice President, Intellectual Property and Legal
Ablynx
Jeff Lindsay
Jeff Lindsay
Head of Intellectual Property
Asia Pulp & Paper
Charlotta Ljungdahl
Charlotta Ljungdahl
Vice President, Group Intellectual Property
Air Liquide
Laura MacDonald
Laura MacDonald
President
Licensing Executives Society Benelux
Thomas Mcguire
Thomas Mcguire
Director of Patents
Fidelity Investments
Chris Mercer
Chris Mercer
Honorary Secretary
CIPA
Suzanne Oliver
Suzanne Oliver
Senior Director, Patents and Trademarks
ARM
Duncan M. Park
Duncan M. Park
Vice President IPR
TOMRA Systems
Dr Nikolaos Papageorgiadis
Dr Nikolaos Papageorgiadis
Lecturer
University of Liverpool
Stefan Peter
Stefan Peter
Manager IP
Bioeq
Rebekka Porath
Rebekka Porath
CE Technology Policy Manager
Intel
Michael Proksch
Michael Proksch
Associate General Counsel
Intel
Mathieu Prot
Mathieu Prot
Group Intellectual Property Director
Pernod Ricard S.A.
Raluca Radu
Raluca Radu
Senior Legal Counsel
Fairphone
Gwilym Roberts
Gwilym Roberts
Council Member
CIPA
Paul Simpson
Paul Simpson
Assistant Director Shares and Assets Valuation
HM Revenue and Customs
Adrian Spillmann
Adrian Spillmann
Head Of Corporate IP
Valneva Austria Gmbh
Alex Tame
Alex Tame
Former Group IPR Manager
Vodafone
Andrew Tingey
Andrew Tingey
Director of Healthcare Licensing
Imperial Innovations
Dr. Hanns-Peter Tümmler
Dr. Hanns-Peter Tümmler
Senior Patent Counsel
B. Braun
Andreas Tycho
Andreas Tycho
Head of IP
Maersk Drilling
Dr. Per Johan Ulfendahl
Dr. Per Johan Ulfendahl
IP Director
SweTree Technologies AB
Matthias Ulrich
Matthias Ulrich
Director - IP Protection & Compliance
Dolby Laboratories
Prof. Dr Dick van Engelen
Prof. Dr Dick van Engelen
Professor Intellectual Property Litigation and Transaction Practice
Maastricht University
Adriaan van Noord
Adriaan van Noord
Head of Intellectual Property Department
TU Delft
Dr. Stephanie  van Wermeskerken
Dr. Stephanie van Wermeskerken
Head of IP Counseling, Head of IP Health Systems
Philips Healthcare
Natalie Voruz
Natalie Voruz
Assistant General Counsel
Monsanto
Lucy Wojcik
Lucy Wojcik
Head of Intellectual Property
Ocado Group
Koenraad Wuyts
Koenraad Wuyts
Chief Intellectual Property Officer
KPN