Dr. Ronnie Benshafrut

Partner at Reinhold Cohn & Partners

Dr. Martijn deLange

Patent Examiner at Dutch Patent Office

Dr. Christian Drescher

Head of Patent Affairs at Midas Pharma GmbH

Opening Remarks from the Chair

June 20, 2018 9:00 am

Mahendra Gunjal

Associate Manager
Global IP Department at Zydus Cadila

Hironobu Hattori

Partner, Patent Attorney at Nakamura & Partners

Jeong Kim

General Counsel at Celltrion Healthcare Co. Ltd

Latest Information from South Korea

June 20, 2018 11:40 am

Dr. Stephan Kutik

European Patent Attorney at Chiesi Farmaceutici S.P.A

Frank Landolt

V.P. Intellectual Property and Legal Counsel at Ablynx N.V.

Elise Melon

Assoc. Director IP Policy Patent Operations Lead at Union Chimique Belge

Ms. Dorte Petersen

Senior Examiner at Danish Patent & Trademark Office

Dr. Beatrice Stirner

Legal Adviser at Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property

Dieter Tzschoppe

Director Operations Biotechnology at European Patent Office

Dr. Bettina Wanner

Head IP Advocacy & Strategy at Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH

Dr. Oliver Werner

Head of SPC Working Group at German Patent & Trade Mark Office

Jean-Luc Gal

Directorate General Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs at European Commission

Sergio Napolitano

Director at Medicine for Europe