16-17 April 2018 in Moscow in world trade Centre will host an international conference dedicated to the development of global intellectual property systems and the use of the technology of the blockchain in the field of intellectual property rights.
The organizers of the event will be the world intellectual property organization, patent offices of the BRICS countries, Federal service for intellectual property (Rospatent). Co — organizer: Agency of intellectual property «Simonov and partners.»
The main themes of the conference — prospects, opportunities and development strategy of intellectual property based on the use of blockchain technology. Will the use of distributed data basis for the transformation of the global patent system in the near future? How to use digital technology to improve the protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights? Can the use of smart contracts in the management of the results of intellectual activity (RIA) to multiply the efficiency of patent offices and to ensure the rapid growth of invention, innovation and patent activity?
The speakers of the conference
The conference will be attended by over 800 people. Among them are the heads and representatives of Federal authorities of the Russian Federation, representatives of global and regional structures in the sphere of intellectual property, head of the national patent offices, representatives of foreign business, international experts in the field of blockchain technology.
Among the invited speakers of the conference: Deputy Chairman of RF Government Igor Shuvalov, the Director General of WIPO Francis Gurry, the Minister of economic development of the Russian Federation Maxim Oreshkin, the Chairman of the Board of Sberbank of Russia Herman Gref, the Chairman of Vnesheconombank Sergey Gorkov.
They will share their views on the possible development and reform of the global intellectual property system using the blockchain technology at all stages: creation, protection, management of intellectual rights. Themed tracks activities cover a wide range of questions transformation of traditional issues of intellectual rights and industrial property.
The conference will feature domestic and foreign blockchain projects in the field of intellectual property. Their leaders talk about the introduction of the technology of the blockchain in business processes, Express their opinion about the prospects of technology development, will share their predictions.
Preliminary topics of the conference:
How to use blockchain technology to Deposit copyright to protect the rights of authors and the interests of rights holders?
What is «smart» patent office? Projects of technology platforms for intellectual property management. Turnover rights, registration of patents, transactions, and duties.
What opportunities provide new ways to protect information and intellectual property rights?
How to collect and use big data (big data) to select the strategy of patenting, applying for patents, designs and trademarks? New control technology.
As the technology of the blockchain and smart contracts can protect from the counterfeit (unauthorized use of trademarks, production and sale of counterfeit goods), brandclothing (capture trademarks) and cybersquatting (the seizure of domain names)?
The presentation on the blockchain-technologies, big data technologies, artificial intelligence on the example of specific cases.
Organizers: world intellectual property organization, patent offices of the BRICS countries, Federal service for intellectual property (Rospatent), co — organizer: Agency of intellectual property «Simonov and partners.»
Organizing Committee: the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Ministry of economic development, Ministry of education and science of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of communications of the Russian Federation, defense Ministry, Federal tax service, chamber of Commerce, ICC Russia, the Eurasian patent office, the Collegium of advocates «Tarle and partners», the Association IPCHAIN.
The Conference’s official website
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