Update on Computers and IP Seminar

Event information

Update on Computers and IP Seminar
Capacity 64
Start date Thursday, November 22, 2018 12:30 PM
End date Thursday, November 22, 2018 05:30 PM
Venue De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, 61-63 Great Queen Street, London, WC2B 5DA
CPD Points 3.5
Price Non Member £234.00 (Includes £39.00 VAT)
Member £156.00 (Includes £26.00 VAT)

Join CIPA and the CIPA Computer Technology Committee for this afternoon seminar at the De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms!

A range of speakers will cover recent developments in various aspects of IP relevant to the computing industry, including case-law, the impact of Brexit, and patenting AI.

Keep your eyes peeled for programme updates!

Draft Programme

12.30-13:30
Registration & Networking Lunch

13:30-13:40
Welcome and Introduction
Simon Davies, Chair of CIPA Computer Technology Committee

Session 1 - 13:40 – 14:20
Brexit and Computer IPRs
Coreena Brinck, CMS Cameron McKenna

Session 2 -14:20 – 15:00
Recent UK case law in computing
Ben Micklewright, UK IPO

Session 3 – 15:00 – 15:45
Patenting Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Chair: Mike Jennings, AA Thornton
Speakers: Ben Hoyle, EIP & Anita Shaw, IBM

15:45 – 16:15
Refreshment Break

Session 4 – 16:15 – 16:55
Update on standard essential patents (SEPs)
George Whitten, Consultant

Session 5 – 16:55– 17:40
EPO Guidelines and User Interfaces
Andrew Alton, UDL & Thomas Pfaffelhuber, EPO

17:40-17:45
Closing Remarks
Simon Davies, Chair of CIPA Computer Technology Committee