Merseyside Meeting 2020

Event information

Merseyside Meeting 2020
Start date Thursday, January 23, 2020 12:30 PM
End date Thursday, January 23, 2020 05:30 PM
Venue Hard Days Night Hotel, Hard Days Night Hotel, 41 North John Street, Liverpool, L2 6RR
CPD Points 3.5
Price Non Member £238.80 (Includes £39.80 VAT)
Member £159.60 (Includes £26.60 VAT)

Come and join CIPA at the Merseyside Regional Meeting 2020!

There will be a range of speakers giving talks on different aspects of IP as well as a great networking opportunity after the event.

Draft Programme 

12:30 - 13:30

Registration and Networking Lunch

13:30 - 13:40

 Introduction from the Chair

13:40 - 14:25

Digital Transformation at the UK IPO

Peter Slater, IPO

14:25 - 15:10

Updates on Patents for Computer Software

Simon Davies, D Young & Co

15:10 - 15:30

Refreshment Break

15:30 - 16:15

Examination at the EPO: how it’s done, and what the Examining division is looking for

Cillian Ó Donnabháin, EPO

16:15 - 17:00

Plausibility in the UK and EPO - Recent Developments

Adrian Bradley, Cleveland Scott York 

17:00 - 17:10

Closing remarks from the Chair

17:10 - 19:00 

Drinks Reception