Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center
Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center, Hospital, Prestige Shantiniketan Hoodi Whitefield Rd Opposite Manipal, Whitefield, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560048, India

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Event Date Thu Jan 17 IST - Sat Jan 19 IST (almost 3 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Wed Jan 16 9:30pm - Sat Jan 19 6:30am
Location Sheraton Grand Bengaluru Whitefield Hotel & Convention Center
Hospital, Prestige Shantiniketan Hoodi Whitefield Rd Opposite Manipal, Whitefield, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560048, India
Region APAC

Global Intellectual Property Convention (GIPC) is Asia's leading conference for in-house IP counsels and innovators to interact with IP attorneys from around the world to discuss best practices and solutions to maximise the value of their innovation and IP. Since 2009, more than two thousand delegates have participated from over 50 countries.


2019 Speakers

Mr. Francois Regis Hannart
Principal Director, European and International Co-operation, European Patent Office

Mr. Hari Subramaniam
Founding & Managing Partner, Subramaniam & Associates

Mr. V. Lakshmikumaran
Founder & Managing Partner, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan Attorneys

Prof. Dr. Heinz Goddar
Partner, Boehmert & Boehmert

Mr. Pravin Anand
Managing Partner, Anand and Anand

Dr. Stephan Wolke
Head of IP & Services, Thyssenkrupp AG

Mr. Gerard Owens
Country coordinator, ICT /Patents and Standards, European Patent Office

Mr. Timothy H. Kratz
Partner, Kratz & Barry

Dr. Markus Engelhard
Partner, Boehmert & Boehmert

Mr. Chid Iyer
Partner, Sughrue Mion

Dr. Dhanpat Ram Agarwal
Founding Director, ITAG Business Solutions Ltd.

Dr. Claudia Pappas
Head - Trademark Dept., Thyssenkrupp AG

Dr. Carl Richard Haarmann
Partner, Boehmert & Boehmert

Dr. Anindya Sircar
Intellectual Property Consultant

Mr. Gregory L. Maurer
Partner, Klarquist Sparkman

Dr. Malathi Lakshmikumaran
Executive Director, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan attorneys

Mr. Naresh Prasad
Assistant Director General, WIPO

Prof. Mei-Hsin Wang
Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry UK, China Biomedical and Technology Application Association

Mr. Erik van der Vyver
Partner and Patent Attorney, Von Seidels

Mr. George J. Barry III
Partner, Kratz & Barry

Mr. Philip Abraham
Principal, Subramaniam & Associates

Mr. Rowan Joseph
Partner, Von Seidels

Mr. J L Anil Kumar
Senior Consultant, LexOrbis

Dr. Ute Kilger
Partner, Boehmert & Boehmert

Ms. Jennifer Chung
Associate General Counsel, AccuWeather

Dr. Mohan Dewan
Principal, R K Dewan & Co.

Mr. Gautam Bakshi
Head (IPM) & Patent Counsel, Unichem Laboratories

Mr. Tarun Khurana
Partner and Patent Attorney, Khurana & Khurana, Advocates and IP Attorneys

Mr. Vaibhav Khanna
Head of Intellectual Property, Sterlite Technology

Ms. Aditi Subramaniam
Associate Principal, Subramaniam & Associates

Mr. Rahul Dubey
Innovation Leader & IP Manager Patents & Analytics CoE, GE

Ms. Chitra K. Iyer
Head of Philips Intellectual Property & Standards - India, Royal Philips

Mr. Arnold Freeke
IP portfolio manager, Philips Intellectual Property & Standards

Dr. Sheetal Chopra
India Lead - IPR Advocacy, Ericsson India Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Balwant Rawat
Leader of IP and Innnovation Management, Mercedes-Benz R&D India

Mr. Ravi Bhola
Partner, K & S Partners

Mr. Arshad Jamil
Global Head - IPR, Biocon Limited

Mr. Saurabh Anand
Senior Associate, K & S Partners

Ms. Aishwarya Joshi
Solution Consultant - IP, Clarivate Analytics

Ms. Jaya Pandeya
Joint Partner, Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan attorneys

Mr. Irfan Modi
Senior IP Attorney, IBM India Pvt. Ltd.

Ms. Upasana Patel
Partner, Marks & Clerk Singapore LLP

Mr. Shekhar Guha
Head, Intellectual Property Core Services, Tata Consultancy Services

Mr. Oliver Ladendorf
German and European Patent Attorney, Partner, Kraus & Weisert Patent Attorneys

Ms. Sanjeeta Das
Patent Agent, B. Tech (ECE), S.S.Rana & Co.

Mr. Balaji Viswanathan
CEO, Invento Robotics

Mr. Edward Pergament
Partner , Pergament & Cepeda LLP

Mr. Ramachandran Laskshminarayanan
Director & Head - Intellectual Property Rights Management, Samsung R&D Institute India Bangalore

Mr. AS Rao
President, Indian Innovators Association

Mr. Abhishek Kumar
Manager, Medreich - Meiji

Mr. C R Jacob
IP Strategist, LexOrbis

Ms. Namrata Chadha
Partner, K & S Partners

Prof. Dr. Raj S Davé
Davé Law Group, LLC and Gujarat National Law University, President and GUJCOST IPR Chair Professor

Ms. Neha Srivastava
Partner-Designate, Remfry & Sagar

Mrs. Priya Adlakha
Managing Associate Advocate, S.S.Rana & Co.

Dr. Vivek Kashyap
Senior Manager - Patents, Roche

Mr. Kapil Choudhury
Corporate Counsel, India & SAARC, Autodesk

Prof. Prabuddha Ganguli

Dr. Venkat Reddy Donthi Reddy
Partner, RVR Associates

Mr. Krishna Chellapilla
IP Consultant, Tata Consultancy Services

Ms. Vidya Vikas
IPR Consultant, Tata Consultancy Services

Mr. Satyam Rathore
Associate, K & S Partners

Mr. Jay Sitlani
Senior Regulatory Counsel & Chair, CDER Exclusivity Board, US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) / Center for Drug Evaluation & Research

Ms. Komal Kalha
Officer-in-Charge (Acting), USPTO, Office of South Asia, US Patent and Trademark Office

Ms. Lynn, Lazaro
Kochhar & Co.

Mr. Shashank Mauria
Independent IP Practitioner, Former Assistant Director General, Indian Council of Agricultural Research

Mr. Bart Van Wezenbeek
Sr. Patent Attorney, V.O. Patents and Trademarks

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsor/Partners/Exhibitor

• Subramaniam and Associates

• Anand and Anand

• Boehmert and Boehmert
• Patent and Trademark Atty.
• Intel

• Kratz and Barry LLP

• Klarquist
• Pergament and Cepeda LLP
• CitiusMinds
• Krishna Saurastri
• Lexorbis
• Clarivate Analytics

• Sughrue

• K&S Partners

• SSRANA&Co. Advocates
• VO.
• Khurana&Khurana
• Hasan and Singh
• M&C Maks & Clerk
• RVR Associates
• Accures Legal

• Darts-ip
• Lexis Nexis
• RoyaltyStat
• MikeLegal
• Dolcera