Draft programme

Sunday, 5 May 2019

17.30 - 19.00 hrs

Welcome cocktail and pre-registration at the Sheraton Hotel
Monday, 6 May 2019

08.30 - 09.30 hrs

Registration at the Palácio da Bolsa

09.30 - 10.15 hrs

Official opening: PATLIB Summit 2019

10.15 - 11.00 hrs

Panel discussion
National view of the PATLIB network

11.00 - 11.30 hrs

Coffee break

11.30 - 12.30 hrs

Panel discussion
PATLIB centres: a rich variety of ways of supporting IP in Europe

12.30 -13.30 hrs
Lunch
13.30 - 14.45 hrs Panel discussion

Finding synergies beyond the PATLIB network

14.45 - 16.00 hrs

Parallel breakouts (1)
Identifying and analysing the users’ needs

Breakout 1a - Perspective from PATLIBs serving enterprise

Breakout 1b - Perspective from university-based PATLIBs

Breakout 1c - Perspective from PATLIBs specialising in technology transfer services

Breakout 1d - Perspective from PATLIBs hosted by patent offices

16.00 - 16.30 hrs

Coffee break

16.30 - 18.00 hrs

Parallel breakouts (2)
Identifying and analysing the PATLIB centres’ needs

Breakout 2a - Perspective from PATLIBs serving enterprise

Breakout 2b - Perspective from university-based PATLIBs

Breakout 2c - Perspective from PATLIBs specialising in technology transfer services

Breakout 2d - Perspective from PATLIBs hosted by patent offices

Evening

PATLIB Summit 2019 evening event

Tuesday, 7 May 2019

09.30 - 10.30 hrs

Panel discussion
Conclusions from the breakout sessions of the previous day

10.30 - 11.00 hrs

Coffee break

11.00 - 12.30 hrs

Parallel breakouts (3)

Breakout 3a: What is the EPO’s role in the network of the future?

Breakout 3b: What is the role of the national patent offices and host organisations?

Breakout 3c: How can third-parties contribute to the PATLIB network?


12.30 - 14.00 hrs

Lunch

14.00 - 15.00 hrs

Keynote speeches

Keynote presentation:
Getting ready for the digital revolution


Keynote presentation:
A super-network of innovation support services in Europe


15.00 - 15.30 hrs

Coffee break

15.30 - 16.00 hrs
Closing session
Recommendations for a future PATLIB strategy
16.00 hrs
End of the PATLIB Summit 2019. 

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