Module 3. Tech Transfer, IP & Legal factors

Themes and topics

  • Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights and TTO 
  • Patentability
  • Patent law and patent prosecution
  • Freedom to Operate (FTO)
  • IP rights in the life sciences sector  
  • Patent information as a strategic tool
  • How to strengthen your position and survive a due diligence
  • Contracts: types of contracts and partnerships, how to read a contract
  • Reasonable steps to protect trade secrets
  • IP prosecution strategies
  • IP tax incentives

 

Dates

18-19 September 2019

Location

MeetingCenteR4
CommunicatieCampus (gebouw 487)
Sint-Denijslaan 487
B-9000 Gent

Course fee: €1.475, excl. VAT
Application deadline: 5 September 2019
Application: registration form

Speakers and trainers

Franky Terras
IP Manager, VIB

Pieter De Grauwe
Senior Benelux and European Trademark & Design Attorney
Gevers Patents - European Intellectual Property Architects

Stijn Lagaert
European and Belgian Patent Attorney
Gevers Patents - European Intellectual Property Architects

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