Ask the Expert Chats Archive

In Ask the Expert chats, the eTISC community discuses IP issues with leading academic and private sector professionals. The chat archives are open to eTISC members only. You can join eTISC for free.

Chat Title / Presenter (links require eTISC login) Date
Non-patent literature and Open Access
Dr Marie-Pierre Vidonne
August 30 to September 11, 2017
The Madrid System for the International Registration of Marks
Matthew Forno
March 31 to April 13, 2017
Trademark Law - WIPO-administered Treaties and the Global Brand Database
Noëlle Moutout and Sandrine Ammann
February 27 to March 10, 2017
IP rights and Start-ups
Muthu Singaram, CEO, IIT Madras HTIC Incubator, Founder of VibaZone, Belief, Co-Founder, Venture Coach
January 11 to 25, 2017
Utility models and trade secrets
Giulia Ragonesi and Carolina Hanssen, WIPO Patent Law Division
July 25 to August 5, 2016
Ask the Expert with Quan-Ling Sim (Head of PCT Outreach and User Relations Section, PCT Legal Division, WIPO) - "Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)"   February 23 to March 7, 2016
IP and Genetic Resources (GR), Traditional Knowledge (TK) and Traditional Cultural Expressions (TCE)
Daphne Zografos Johnsson, Hai-Yuean Tualima and Claudio Chiarolla
September 21-Oct 8, 2015
Patent Analytics for Empowering Business Decisions
Ms. Cynthia Barcelon-Yang, Director of the Scientific Information and Patent Analysis Group at Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMS)
June 2015
Accelerating innovation-based development in emerging economies: Open innovation, capacity building, assessments and informed strategic approaches
Stanley P. Kowalski, Director of the International Technology Transfer Institute (ITTI), University of New Hampshire School of Law (United States of America).
December 2014
How to Manage In-House Innovations
Lin Sun-Hoffman, Licensed US patent attorney.
November 2014
Specificities of licensing from the point of view of an academic institution
Sophie Treuthardt, Legal Officer at the Technology Transfer Office of the University of Lausanne (Switzerland).
October 2014
Intellectual Property: Enabling Technology Transfer in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Sharon Reiche, Corporate Counsel for Intellectual Property Policy, Pfizer Inc.
August 2014
IPR support services for SMEs – Dos, don'ts and caveats as observed from a series of studies and consulting assignments in various countries
Alfred Radauer, Senior Consultant, Technopolis Group, Vienna (Austria).
June 2014
Technology transfer and commercialization of IP from Research Institutions and Universities: Experiences from Kenya
Rose Mboya, Head of Intellectual Property Services Division, Kenya Industrial Research and Development Institute.
March 2014
TISC Network: Morocco’s Experience
Nour-Eddine Boukharouaa, Head of Technology Promotion and Innovation at the Moroccan Industrial and Commercial Property Office (OMPIC).
December 2013
Intellectual Property Rights at an innovative SME - Best Practices
Emil Pot, General Counsel, ActoGeniX, Zwijnaarde (Belgium).
November 2013
Strengthening of mechanisms for the protection of intellectual property on the example of Russia
Natalia Zolotykh, Russian attorney at law.
September 2013
Value of Intellectual Assets and Catalyzing Technology Development and Dissemination
Jason Nickla, Director of Intellectual Property, University of Nebraska Medical Center (United States of America).
July 2013
Managing IP for Access in Global Health and Development
Richard Wilder, Associate General Counsel, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
June 2013
Protecting Your Trade Secrets
Allison Mages,  Senior Counsel for IP Procurement and Policy, General Electric.
May 2013
Providing High-Quality Innovation and Technology Support Services – University Experience and Best Practices
Stanley P. Kowalski, Director of the International Technology Transfer Institute (ITTI), University of New Hampshire School of Law (United States of America).
April 2013
The Vital Role of Patent Information for the Success of a Leading Global Life Science Company
Gerhard Fischer, Manager of Information Research, IP Department, Syngenta.
February 2013