Seminar on Collaboration and Negotiation of Cross-Border Research and Development and Technology Transfer Agreements

Singapore, Monday, December 6, 2010

Organized by
Licensing Executives Society (LES)
WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center

Supported by
Singapore Institute of Arbitrators
and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Singapore) Limited

01.30 - 02.15 p.m. Registration  
02.15 - 02.30 p.m. Welcome  
  • Suresh Sachi, Head of Legal, A*STAR
  • Chiew Yu Sarn, LES Singapore President, Founding Partner of Yu Sarn Audrey and Partners
  • Ignacio de Castro, Deputy Director, WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center 
02.30 - 04.15 p.m. Cross-Border Agreements in Research and Development (R&D) and Technology Transfer: Collaborations and Negotiations – Perspectives from Technology Transfer Offices, Industry and Legal Practitioners  


04.15 - 04.30 p.m. Q&A Session  
04.30 - 04.45 p.m. Coffee Break  
04.45 - 06.00 p.m. Prevention and Resolution of Disputes: WIPO Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Procedures and Case Studies in R&D and Technology Transfer Disputes  


06.00 - 06.15 p.m. Q&A Session  
06.15 - 06.30 p.m. Closing