Japan Patent Attorneys Association Seminar 2020

Event information

Japan Patent Attorneys Association Seminar 2020
Capacity 40
Start date Monday, March 2, 2020 02:45 PM
End date Monday, March 2, 2020 05:45 PM
Venue CIPA, CIPA, Halton House, 20-23 Holborn, London, EC1N 2JD
CPD Points 2.5
Price Non Member £84.00 (Includes £14.00 VAT)
Member £0.00 (Includes £0.00 VAT)
Come and join  the Japan Patent Attorney Association  (JPAA) for this free seminar where the JPAA will be giving talks on Japanese IP topics at CIPA offices.

There will also be a drinks reception after the seminar at the White Swan 108 Fetter Ln, Holborn, London EC4A 1ES which is a great opportunity for networking.

Seminar Programme

 14:15-14:45

Registration

14:45-14:55

Opening remarks 

14:55-15:15

Artificial intelligence prosecution before the JPO - Mr Hidetoshi Kitade, Member of European and African working group of JPAA International Activities Center

15:15-15:20

Questions & discussion

15:20-15:40

Accelerated examination procedures before the JPO- Ms Rie Kawai, Member of European and African working group of JPAA International Activities Center

15:40-15:45

Questions & discussion 

15:45-16:00

Refreshments

16:00-16:20

A significant reform for Design Acts in JP- Mr Ryohei Saito, Member of European and African working group of JPAA International Activities Center

16:20-16:25

Questions & discussion 

16:25-16:45

Geographical indication - Ms Shoko Tsutsui, Head of European and African working group of JPAA International Activities Center

16:45-16:50

Questions & discussion

16:50-17:10 

Supreme Court decision concerning inventive step in chemistry/pharmaceutical field - Mr Eisan Go, Delegation Leader, Member of European and African working group of JPAA International Activities Center

17:10-17:15

Questions & discussion

17:15-17:25

Closing remarks 

17:25-19:30

Drinks Reception - The White Swan