16-17 April 2018 in Moscow in world trade Centre will host the international conference «Digital transformation: intellectual property and blockchain-technologies», 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 main themes of the conference
Prospects, opportunities and strategies for the development of intellectual property through the use of the technology of the blockchain will be the main topics of the conference:
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 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 businesses and international experts in the field of blockchain technologies.
They will share their views on the possible development and reform of the global intellectual property system with the use of blockchain technologies at all stages: creation, protection, and management of intellectual property 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 development technology and share their predictions.
In addition, prior to the Conference, Rospatent in cooperation with the community ACTUM and the blockchain platform APLA will hold a hackathon to create smart patent office. Over a hundred participants from Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Kazan and Rostov-on-don will compete for the prize of 200 thousand rubles and employment opportunities in the Federal service. And on 16 – 17 April at the site of the world trade Center, will be awarded the winners of the hackathon.
The Conference’s official website
Location: Moscow, Krasnopresnenskaya embankment, 12, world trade Centre, the fourth entrance.