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Course - Access and Benefit Sharing Workshop
Access and Benefit
Sharing Workshop
Understanding the Nagoya Protocol
and dealing with its national implementation
2019-11-27 2019-11-27 Amsterdam Marriott Hotel Stadhouderskade 12 1054 Amsterdam amsterdam@marriott.com +31 20 6075555 +31 20 60075511

Access and Benefit Sharing Workshop

Understanding the Nagoya Protocol and dealing with its national implementation

This workshop aims at providing attendees with insight into the access and benefit sharing legal regime and tips and tricks for tackling practical ABS problems.
Topics
  • Nagoya Protocol: understanding the general principles and dealing with the national implementation on a global basis
  • What to do from an ABS compliance point of view: acquiring genetic resources for R&D programmes and commercializing products on the market
  • Implementing ABS policies in companies to comply with Nagoya
  • Digital sequence information: potential regulation and significant challenges arising for research organizations
  • Detailed case studies for access, track & trace and compliance declaration

Aims and objectives

Companies relying on genetic material for their products and institutions researching genetic material need to deal with the Nagoya Protocol, which aims at sharing the benefits arising from the utilization of genetic resources in a fair and equitable way.In practice, challenges arise from managing access, managing track and trace, managing reporting and dealing with audits and non-compliance allegations. Attendees will better understand the access and benefit sharing (ABS) legal regime.

This practical course shall enable attendees to deal with the ABS challenges and to find pragmatic solutions for their problems.
Who should attend
Does your company, your institution or your client deal with genetic material in their activity and do you need to provide advice how they can comply with the access and benefit sharing regime?

Then this is the right course for you. Knowledge on access and benefit sharing is not a prerequisite.
Referenten
Ihre Referenten
Dr. Michael Kock
European Patent Attorney, dr. kock consulting, Basel (Switzerland)

Dr. Michael Muschick
Head Germplasm Legal & IP Zürich (Switzerland)


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