; Conference - IP Protection for Plant Innovation
2020-12-02 2021-12-03 , Online Online, 1.140,- € plus tax Dr. Michael Kock https://www.forum-institut.com/seminar/21121107-online-conference-ip-protection-for-plant-innovation-2021/referenten/21/21_12/21121107-conference-ip-protection-for-plant-innovation_kock-michael.jpg Online Conference: IP Protection for Plant Innovation 2021

The digital edition of this conference offers you once again the most recent developments in IP for the seed industry and the breeders.

The contents of your online conference
  • Genome editing, base editing and the impact on plant breeding
  • New Breeding Technologies: regulatory overview from a global perspective
  • Essentially derived varieties
  • Off-patent use of transgenic events
  • Country updates: USA, China, Brazil
  • First-hand updates from UPOV, CPVO and EPO
The objectives of your online conference
We are proud to announce FORUM Institut’s Online Update Conference on Intellectual Property Protection for Plant Innovation 2021 to be held 2 - 3 December 2021. Due to the continuing pandemic situation, the 2021 edition of the conference will be held online before we shall return to the beautiful city of Amsterdam for the jubilee event, the 10th conference, at the end of 2022.

The conference is the biennial venue for professionals from around the world to discuss the most important IP developments in the plant innovation sector. A panel of world-class international experts, key decision makers and leading players will focus on the most topical issues affecting today’s IP protection for plant innovations and answer your questions. The meeting will bring together representatives from all fields of practice and offers you the unique opportunity to meet practitioners.

Mark your calendar to join us for the Online Update Conference on IP Protection for Plant Innovation 2021.
Who should attend

Do you work in the seed industry and deal with intellectual property? Or do you have clients in this field and you counsel them on IP? Then this is the right conference for you. Breeders, representatives of plant variety, IP, patent and trademark offices as well as representatives of plant breeders’ associations will also benefit from this conference.

Conference - IP Protection for Plant Innovation

Intellectual Property Protection
for Plant Innovation 2021


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Appointment

02. - 03.12.2021

02. - 03.12.2021

Period

2 - 3 December 2021 | Online I Each ...

2 - 3 December 2021 | Online I Each day: 13:30 - 17:15 CET
Venue

Online

Online

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Jean-Claude Alexandre Ho, LL.M.
Lawyer, Conference Manager

+49 6221 500-675
jc.alexandreho@forum-institut.de

Details

The digital edition of this conference offers you once again the most recent developments in IP for the seed industry and the breeders.

The contents of your online conference
  • Genome editing, base editing and the impact on plant breeding
  • New Breeding Technologies: regulatory overview from a global perspective
  • Essentially derived varieties
  • Off-patent use of transgenic events
  • Country updates: USA, China, Brazil
  • First-hand updates from UPOV, CPVO and EPO
The objectives of your online conference

We are proud to announce FORUM Institut’s Online Update Conference on Intellectual Property Protection for Plant Innovation 2021 to be held 2 - 3 December 2021. Due to the continuing pandemic situation, the 2021 edition of the conference will be held online before we shall return to the beautiful city of Amsterdam for the jubilee event, the 10th conference, at the end of 2022.

The conference is the biennial venue for professionals from around the world to discuss the most important IP developments in the plant innovation sector. A panel of world-class international experts, key decision makers and leading players will focus on the most topical issues affecting today’s IP protection for plant innovations and answer your questions. The meeting will bring together representatives from all fields of practice and offers you the unique opportunity to meet practitioners.

Mark your calendar to join us for the Online Update Conference on IP Protection for Plant Innovation 2021.

Who should attend

Do you work in the seed industry and deal with intellectual property? Or do you have clients in this field and you counsel them on IP? Then this is the right conference for you. Breeders, representatives of plant variety, IP, patent and trademark offices as well as representatives of plant breeders’ associations will also benefit from this conference.

Detailed programme

2 - 3 December 2021 | Online I Each day: 13:30 - 17:15 CET

13:30 - 13:35

Welcome

13:35 - 13:50

Michael Keller (ISF)

ISF opening address

13:50 - 14:15

Michael Kock (Inari Agriculture/ISF)

Global seed industry: IP update

14:15 - 14:45

Tom Jacobs (VIB)

Genome editing, base editing and the impact on plant breeding

14:45 - 15:00

Break/networking

15:00 - 15:30

Erich Veitenheimer/Dan Knauss (Cooley)

Update from the US
  • CRISPR/Cas IP & Licensing
  • US interference
  • Reach of claims

15:30 - 16:00

Heli Pihlajamaa (EPO)

EPO Update
  • Situation post G3/19
  • CRISPR/Cas related issues

16:00 - 16:10

Break/networking

16:10 - 16:30

Peter Button (UPOV)

UPOV update
  • How plant variety protection supports a broad range of policies
  • Current topics in UPOV (EDV, harvested material ... and more)
  • Digitalization: transforming the services that UPOV can deliver

16:30 - 16:45

Magali Pla (ISF/Limagrain)

ISF on Essentially Derived Varieties

16:45 - 17:15

Q & A / NBT Roundtable

17:15

End of the 1st conference day

13:30 - 13:40

Opening of the Day

13:40 - 14:00

Philippe de Jong (Altius)

New Breeding Technologies: regulatory overview from a global perspective

14:20 - 14:35

Break/networking

14:35 - 15:00

Gustavo de Freitas Morais (Siemsen)

Update from Brazil
  • What happened to patent term calculation in Brazil?
  • News on ABS rules
  • Growing confidence in asserting PVP rights

15:00 - 15:30

Francesco Mattina (CPVO)

CPVO update
  • Recent developments at the Community Plant Variety Office
  • Plant variety protection case-law

15:30 - 15:50

Break/networking

15:50 - 16:30

Patrick Rüdelsheim (Perseus)

No free ride for off-patent transgenic events?!
  • The difference between off-patent and generic
  • Regulatory challenges
  • Market complexity & liability
  • Way forward: industry initiatives

16:30 - 17:15

Q & A / Closing Roundtable

17:15

End of the conference

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Pre-Meeting:

In a pre-meeting (approx. 60 min.) we can show you how everything works and give you tips on the various settings. You will find the dates for the pre-meeting in the customer portal after your registration.

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Why join the conference

  • High-level: You meet world-class experts and key decision makers.
  • Multiple views: You experience different views in one place.
  • Best practice: You learn the best tips and tricks and share experiences.
  • Global: The event attracts delegates from across the globe.
  • Networking: You experience new networking opportunities with the experts and your co-delegates on our online platform.
  • Environment- and budget-friendly: Save travel costs and improve the carbon footprint by attending this online conference

Who you will meet at the event

Do you work in the seed industry and deal with intellectual property? Or do you have clients in this field and you counsel them on IP?

Then this is the right conference for you. Breeders, representatives of plant variety, IP, patent and trademark offices as well as representatives of plant breeders’ associations will also benefit from this conference.

Our cooperation partner: ISF

The International Seed Federation (ISF) is a non-governmental, non-profit making organisation. It has represented its members’ interests since 1924 and is widely regarded as the voice of the global seed industry. ISF’s vision is a world where the best quality seed is accessible to all, supporting sustainable agriculture and food security. The organisation sees it as its mission to create the best environment for the global movement of seed and promote plant breeding and innovation in seed. ISF promotes the establishment and protection of intellectual property rights for seeds, plant varieties and associated technologies and represents the seed industry at international and inter-governmental organisations including, among others, UPOV, CBD and WIPO.

Your agenda

Day 1: 13:30-17:15 CET,
breaks at 14:45-15:00 and 16:00-16:10 CET

Day 2: 13:30-17:15 CET,
breaks at 14:20-14:35 and 15:30-15:50 CET

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Testimonials

What our participants say:
'Good update on IP issues related to plants.'

Patent Attorney


'Interesting for breeders.'

Market Access and Compliance Manager


'Quality of speakers and peers.'

Attorney-at-law


'Comprehensive and provides up to date info.'

Patent Attorney


'Generally broadened my understanding and specifically raised some issues in my own company.'

CEO


'Professional level of speakers, good organisation.'

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