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European Patent Office
Conference centre 
Patentlaan 2 (entrance via New Main building)
2288 EE Rijswijk (The Hague)
The Netherlands

We recommend to use public transport to get to the venue. Please note that there is no parking available on EPO premises. Please use the parking facilities in the surrounding area.

Entrance and security

Please make sure that you carry a picture ID with you to identify yourself at the EPO entrance. As the security measures at the EPO premises have been increased for the security of visitors and staff, visitors and their bags and luggage will be scanned by security which can lead to delays and tailbacks. You are therefore kindly advised to arrange your arrival to allow for some extra time.  

Registration deadline

18 April 2019

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We are supporting the EPO's environmental policy, therefore we will not provide any presentation handouts. All event documentation will be made available in electronic form before the event.

Organised by

European Patent Academy
European Patent Office
Bob-van-Benthem-Platz 1
80469 Munich
Tel. + 49 89 2399 5454

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