Preliminary programme
PATLIB track

Please note that the time zone for the programme is CET. 

Wednesday, 3 November 2021

10.00 hrs

Welcome - What to expect in this update session
Marco Bravo, EPO


Self-assessment results, level assignment and service packages
Ane Urtaza Chacón, EPO


Milestones in the development of training packages (existing/new)
Elizabeth McDonald-Maier, EPO


First impressions from new PATLIB centres
Susanna Kernthaler, EPO
Růžena Štemberková, Technology Transfer Office, University of South Bohemia
Hana Martiníková, Technology Transfer Centre, VSB-Technical University of Ostrava
Jens Hoheisel, Innowi GmbH, DE




Short demonstration of the collaboration tool
Elizabeth McDonald-Maier, EPO
Susanne Ruffert, PATLIB RWTH Aachen, DE


Expert network: status and interview with an expert
Nuria Nine, EPO
Antonio Peces, OEPM, ES




Views of the PATLIB committee after six months in place 
Françoise Feuillet, INPI Lyon, FR  
Sven Nytoft Rasmussen, Danish Patent and Trademark Office, DK 
Kath Griffiths, Norfolk Library & Information Service, GB  
Amalia Bernier Losa, CITPIA PATLIB Centre/Agencia IDEA, ES  
Susanna Kernthaler, EPO






Discussion: How can patent attorneys co-operate with PATLIB centres? 
Christoph Hoock, Director, PATON Patent Centre Thuringia 
Jasper Werhan, European patent attorney, Kanzlei Meissner Bolte 
Susanna Kernthaler, EPO

  Synergies between EPO tools and PatCom tools
Roland Feinäugle, EPO
Paul Peters, Chair, PatCom

Co-operation with third parties
Enrico Luzzatto, EPO
Thomas Withnell, EPO

 14.50 hrs

Closing of session
Rainer Kaysan, EPO

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