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IP in Healthcare Conference 2018

  • Alderley Park Conference Centre Congleton Rd England, SK10 United Kingdom (map)

HGF’s fourth annual healthcare conference reviews the latest intellectual property issues in the pharmaceuticals, life sciences and medical devices sectors.


09:00 – 09:30 Registration and breakfast

09:30 – 09:35 Welcome Janet Knowles

09:35 – 10:15 IP due diligence – are you ready to be investigated? Dr Andrew Wells and Mike Nelson

10:15 – 11:00 Parallel Session 1 – Please choose to attend A or B

A – UK Supreme Court reformulates patent infringement test Hsu Min Chung and Dr Bal Matharu

B – Best practice for Trade Mark & Design registrations to maximise protection and success Martyn Fish and Dr Dominic Murphy

11:00 – 11:20 Break

11:20 – 12:05 Parallel Session 2 – Please choose to attend C or D

C – IP strategy and process considerations for healthcare companies Dr Laurence Gainey and Kieran Killough

D – Brain-tech and bioelectronics Dr Susan Keston and Douglas Drysdale

12:05 – 12:45 Heal the World – access to medicines in developing countries Dr Julie Hutson, Katherine Anastasi-Frankovics and Janet Knowles

12:45 – 13:25 Gearing up – are you ready for pharma partnering? Kate Taylor and Edward R Gates

13:25 – 13:30 Close

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch

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Earlier Event: 24 March
Farm Weekend
Later Event: 27 March
Alderley Park Easter Celebration