2021-12-08 2022-12-09 nhow Amsterdam RAI +31 (0)20 800 3200 nhow Amsterdam RAI Europaboulevard 2b, 1087 RV Amsterdam RV Amsterdam, 1087 2.180,- € plus tax Dr. Michael Kock https://www.forum-institut.com/seminar/22121100-ip-protection-for-plant-innovation-2022/referenten/22/22_12/22121100-conference-ip-protection-for-plant-innovation_kock-michael.jpg IP Protection for Plant Innovation 2022

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 conference
  • New Breeding Technologies: patent landscape update, global regulatory overview
  • Patents: native traits developments from China, India and Brazil
  • PVP: EDV from industry perspectives
  • Nagoya Protocol, ITPGRFA: update, digital sequence information
  • First-hand updates from UPOV, CPVO and EPO
The objectives of your conference
We are proud to announce FORUM Institut's 10th Conference on Intellectual Property Protection for Plant Innovation 2022 to be held 8 and 9 December 2022 in the beautiful city of Amsterdam.

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 10th Conference on Intellectual Property Protection for Plant Innovation in Amsterdam!
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

IP Protection for Plant Innovation 2022

10th International Conference

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  • Excellent speakers
  • Up to date information
  • First-hand updates from the offices

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Everything at a glance

Appointment

08. - 09.12.2022

08. - 09.12.2022

Period

8 - 9 December 2022 I 1st day: 09:00...

8 - 9 December 2022 I 1st day: 09:00 - 18:45 I 2nd day: 09:00 - 16:00
Venue

RV Amsterdam

RV Amsterdam

Fee
Your contact person

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 conference
  • New Breeding Technologies: patent landscape update, global regulatory overview
  • Patents: native traits developments from China, India and Brazil
  • PVP: EDV from industry perspectives
  • Nagoya Protocol, ITPGRFA: update, digital sequence information
  • First-hand updates from UPOV, CPVO and EPO
The objectives of your conference

We are proud to announce FORUM Institut's 10th Conference on Intellectual Property Protection for Plant Innovation 2022 to be held 8 and 9 December 2022 in the beautiful city of Amsterdam.

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 10th Conference on Intellectual Property Protection for Plant Innovation in Amsterdam!

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

8 - 9 December 2022 I 1st day: 09:00 - 18:45 I 2nd day: 09:00 - 16:00

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome

09:10 - 09:30

Michael Keller (ISF, tbc)

ISF opening address

09:30 - 10:00

Michael Kock

Global Seed IP update - State of the Nation 2022

10:00 - 10:45

Heli Pihlajamaa (EPO)

EPO update: G3/19, digital innovation

10:45 - 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 - 11:30

Szonja Csörgö (ESA)

ESA / BDP: Problem solved? Patents on native traits from a seed association perspective

11:30 - 12:00

Szonja Woetsch (KWS), Nicolas Amelot (Syngenta)

Patents on native traits: patentee perspectives

12:00 - 12:30

Moderator: Michael Kock; panelists: Heli Pihlajamaa (EPO), Szonja Csörgö (ESA), Sonja Woitsch (KWS), Nicolas Amelot (Syngenta)

Patents on native traits Round Table

12:30 - 13:30

Business lunch/networking

13:30 - 14:15

Dan Knauss (Cooley)

Patent Landscape Update: CRISPR-Cas9 interference, Cpf1, new Cas

14:15 - 14:45

Jean Donnenwirth (Corteva, tbc)

Cas9 Open Licensing Initiative

14:45 - 15:00

Coffee Break

15:00 - 15:30

Claudia Hallebach (KWS)

Licensing Platform for Field Crops

15:30 - 16:15

Niels Louwaars (Plantum, tbc)

Global regulatory overview: New Breeding Technologies

16:15 - 16:45

N.N. (ISF)

New Breeding Technologies from the ISF perspective

16:45 - 17:15

N.N. (European Commission)

New Breeding Technologies from the perspective of the European Commission

17:15 - 17:45

Moderator: Michael Kock; panelists: Dan Knauss (Cooley), Jean Donnenwirth (Corteva, tbc), Claudia Hallebach (KWS), Niels Louwaars (Plantum, tbc)

New Breeding Technologies Roundtable

17:45 - 18:15

Thomas Greiber (German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation)

Update on the Nagoya Protocol

18:15 - 18:45

Dominic Muyldermans (CropLife International/EuropaBio)

ICC perspective on the Nagoya Protocol and the ITPGRFA

18:45 - 19:00

End of first conference day

19:00 - 19:30

Reception

19:30 - 21:00

Conference dinner

09:00 - 09:10

Michael Kock

Welcome to the 2nd conference day/Wrap-up

09:10 - 09:50

Peter Button (UPOV)

UPOV update (incl. EDV)

09:50 - 10:30

Francesco Mattina, CPVO

CPVO update (incl. case law)

10:30 - 10:45

Coffee Break

10:45 - 11:15

N.N. (ISF)

Essentially derived varieties - an industry perspective

11:15 - 11:45

Eli Gilsohn (Tropic Bioscience)

Essentially derived varieties - another industry perspective

11:45 - 12:15

N.N.

Dispute Mediation

12:15 - 12:45

Moderator: Michael Kock, panelists: Peter Button (UPOV), Francesco Mattina (CPVO), Eli Gilsohn (Tropic Bioscience)

Plant Variety Protection FORUM

12:45 - 13:45

Business lunch/networking

13:45 - 14:15

Elliot Papageorgiou (Gowling)

Patent update from China

14:15 - 14:45

Malathi Lakshmikumaran (Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan)

New developments on patents in India

14:45 - 15:00

Coffee Break

15:00 - 15:30

Gustavo de Freitas Morais (Dannemann Siemsen)

Patent report from Brazil

15:30 - 16:00

Moderator: Michael Kock; panelists: Elliot Papageorgiou (Gowling), Malathi Lakshmikumaran (Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan), Gustavo de Freitas Morais (Dannemann Siemsen)

Round Table

16:00

End of the conference

Your Benefits

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

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.

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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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