Fourth annual Unitary Patent Package Conference


Date: 09 February 2017
Venue: Novotel Amsterdam City: Europaboulevard 10, 1083 AD Amsterdam, Netherlands


Bird & Bird is co-hosting the Unitary Patent Package Conference with Euroforum. The conference will take place in Amsterdam on 9 and 10 February 2017.

The new Unitary Patent Package will have a significant impact on your patents in Europe! This new patent system will be up and running in 2017, expecting in May 2017, so it is important to take action and prepare now. Hear and discuss about the latest developments on the introduction of Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court. When you register for the conference, you will get free access to the Online UPP introduction course that consists of five modules.

Unitary Patent Package Conference | 9 February 2017

Come to the fourth annual Unitary Patent Package Conference on 9 February 2017 and hear from top experts:

  • How to deal with Brexit?
  • How (and where) to file and litigate with or without the UK?
  • Central Division in Milan, Madrid, The Hague instead of London?
  • Expectations, wishes and fears of several In-house patent attorneys and Judges

In-depth workshops | 10 February 2017

On 10 February 2017 you can attend three in-depth workshops. The workshops are plenary and provide you the opportunity to get all your questions answered.

Wouter Pors, IP Partner at Bird & Bird, will play an active role during both days. On Thursday he will speak about 'the strategies for proceeding at the UPC' at 11:10 a.m. and he is Table President of the Round Table at 4:00 p.m. Friday he will be chairman and lead 'the courts procedure & Trial Workshop Jurisdiction, lis pendens & procedure workshop' at 1:45 p.m.

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