CONFERENCE PROGRAM

11th Anniversary EIPTN Conference 2018
University of Poitiers (Faculty of Law), France,
Amphitéâtre Hardoin, 43 Place Charles de Gaulle, Poitiers
8-10 November 2018
kindly sponsored by

 

 

DAY 1

Thursday, 8 November 2018

 

09:15-09:45 Registration

University of Poitiers (Faculty of Law), France, Amphitéâtre Hardoin, 43 Place Charles de Gaulle, Poitiers

09:45-10:00 Welcome and introduction

Laurent Manderieux, Bocconi University, Italy
Nicolas Binctin, University of Poitiers, France

10:00-12:30 Session 1 Transdisciplinarity in IP Teaching
(Chair: Ulrika Wennersten, Lund University)

“Teaching IP in a business school: interdisciplinary hurdles”, Helen Gubby, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, The Netherlands

“Teaching IP in a scientific and business environment”, Joe Sekhon‎, University of Portsmouth

11:15-11:30 Coffee Break

“The teaching of IP as a tool for economic and social development”, Caroline Coles, Aston University, U.K.

“IP law among other laws”, Nicolas Binctin, University of Poitiers, France

Debate on Improving Interdisciplinarity in IP Teaching: the Young Scholars’ Needs

12:30-14:15 Lunch

14:15-15:30 Session 2 IP Teaching for Scientists and TTOs
(Chair: Adoraciόn Perez, University of Alcala)

“Intellectual Property Teaching for Technology Transfer Offices”, Laurent Manderieux and Gabriele Gagliani, Bocconi University, Italy

“A call to entrepreneurship through IP teaching: challenging health students to launch tech-based start-ups and use IP as a competitive skill,” José Ricardo Aguilar, School of Pharmacy, University of Coimbra, Portugal

Debate on TTOs and IP Teaching

15:30 -16:00 Coffee Break

16:00-18:00 Session 3 Exploiting Existing IP Resources for Improving IP Teaching
(Chair: Laurent Manderieux, Bocconi University, Italy)

“EUIPO Academy’s use of digital resources to teach IP”, Maria del Mar Baldares, EUIPO Academy

Debate on Improving EIPTN’s Capacity through its New Website

18.45 Walking Sightseeing tour of Poitiers and to Poitiers University

19:30 Annual EIPTN Dinner

 

 

DAY 2

Friday, 9 November 2018

University of Poitiers (Faculty of Law), France, Amphitéâtre Hardoin, 43 Place Charles de Gaulle, Poitiers

 

09:30-12:30 Session 4 Promoting Incentives to Students in IP Teaching
(Chair: Claire Howell, Aston University)“Teaching trademark law through digital quizzes,” José Gimeno Vicente Beviá, University of Alicante, Spain

“Teaching IP law through movies and film documentaries,” Ignacio Rabasa, University of Alicante, Spain

“Transdiciplinarity and IP law education”, Janice Denoncourt, Nottingham Trent University, U.K.

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

“To boldly go: engaging law students with empirical research on Intellectual property,” Smita Kheria, University of Edinburgh, U.K.

“Using an automated marking system to grade IP assignments”, Peter van Dongen, The Netherlands Patent Office, Kees van Noortwijk, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, and Richard De Mulder, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, The Netherlands

“Teaching IP in life sciences: an experience in the biotechnology field,” Mercedes Curto Polo, University of Salamanca, Spain

Debate on Better Incentives to Students in IP Teaching

12:30-14:00 Lunch break (participants explore Poitiers market opportunities)

14:00-15:30 Session 5 The IP Teacher’s Development
(Chair: Janice Denoncourt, Nottingham Trent University)

“Teaching Recognition Schemes in the UK and possible similar experiences in Europe”, Caroline Coles, Aston University, U.K.

“Teaching sabbatical – Important lessons learned”, Ulrika Wennersten, School of Economics and Management, Lund University, Sweden

“Looking backword and looking forward – An IP educator’s challenges in early, middle and later stages of a career”, Ruth Soetendorp, SFHEA, IPAN, CIPPM Bournemouth University, U.K.

“IP students teaching IP students: reflections on ‘Peer Assisted Learning’ in undergraduate IP law”, Adrian Aronsson-Storrier, University of Reading, U.K.

Debate on The IP Teacher’s Development: the Young Academics’ Approach

15:30-16:15 Closing remarks

Laurent Manderieux, Bocconi University, Italy
Janice Denoncourt, Nottingham Trent University, U.K.
Nicolas Binctin, University of Poitiers, France

16:15-17:00 EIPTN 2018 Open Committee Meeting: the Way Forward for EIPTN

 

 

DAY 3
Saturday, 10 November 2018

 

Study Visit to Cognac c/o Poitiers University

Special Conference in cooperation with Cognac Hennessy on Latest International Trends on the Protection of Geographical Indications for Wines and Spirits

Wine testing opportunity (Euro 14,00 per participant)