Best Practice Strategies for Intellectual Property Attorneys for the Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Medical Device Industries

Now entering its 5th annual edition, C5’s Life Sciences IP Summit 2018 returns to Munich this October with brand new speakers and a programme which is jam-packed with rich contents and important discussion points designed to help you optimise your patent portfolio.

For this edition, C5 are excited to announce that the conference will also feature legal information and challenge assessments relevant not only to Pharma and Biotech companies, but will also address the legal environment for Medical Devices companies.

NEW FOR 2018:

  • 2 Specialised Streams for Pharma & Biotech and Medical Devices Industries
  • 2 Pre-Conference Workshops
  • Group Panels and Working Roundtables Sessions
  • Women Leaders in Life Sciences IP Roundtable & Cocktail Reception
  • Evening Networking Drinks


Find out more about the conference, agenda, speakers and hot topics…


Join us to benefit from the exclusive insights of key industry leaders such as:

Dr. Jorg Dreyhsig
VP Associate General Counsel IP
Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA

Karine Crepin
Global Head of Biologics Patents
Sanofi Global IP Department

Fredrik Fredh
European Patent Attorney
Novartis Pharma AG

Julia Florence
Assistant General Counsel (Patents)

Guido Pontremoli
Corporate IP Patent Director
Chiesi Farmaceutici

Corinna Sundermann
Senior Vice President IP Management
Fresenius Kabi Deutschland GmbH

Emilie Frugier
Patent Manager
NBE Therapeutics AG

Robin Ellis
Head of IP Product Development & Strategy


Don’t take our word for it though, hear what previous delegates have to say:

  • “The hottest topics were covered by high level speakers and the networking opportunities were great.” – Esteve
  • “Very interesting, size of group was excellent.” – Bayer
  • “Very interactive and great examples of case law.” – Benitec Biopharma
  • “A rewarding experience due to the competent and experienced faculty addressing current complex issues that are of interest to those involved with intellectual property.” – Past attendee



Event Contacts

For sponsorship opportunities please contact:

Sofiane Guerni
T: +44 (0)20 7878 6870

For marketing support and media partnership opportunities please contact:

Rachel Lee
T: +44 (0) 20 7878 6876

For information about the programme and speaking opportunities please contact:

Alistair Ren-Healey
T: +44 (0) 20 7878 6975

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