Russia will host International Strategic Forum on Intellectual Property IPQuorum 2018

Russia, Moscow, March 22, 2018 – On April 11-12, 2018 Kaliningrad will host 2018 edition of International Strategic Forum on Intellectual Property IPQuorum: “Intellectual property – a new hero of the global market and digital economy. Strategies, trends, industries,” which will be held under the aegis of the Commission of the Russian Federation for the UNESCO and under support of the Eurasian Peoples’ Assembly.

The organizers of 2018 edition of IPQuorum are the Russian Association IPChain (National Coordination Centre for Transaction Processing with rights and objects of intellectual property) and the Eurasian Confederation of Societies of Right Holders (ECSRH), the international non-governmental organization uniting leading national societies managing different categories of intellectual rights in the member countries of the Eurasian Economic Union, the CIS countries and the BRICSs.

The co-organizers of IPQuorum 2018 are the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the government of Kaliningrad region, the non-commercial organization of the Foundation of Development and Commercialization of New Technologies (Skolkovo Foundation) and Autonomous Non-Commercial Organization Digital Economy.

The event is held under the aegis of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, the Assembly of Eurasian community, the Union of journalists of Russia and the International Federation of Journalists.

This Forum is set to become a reputable platform for developing consolidated suggestions and recommendations for strategic development in the sphere of intellectual property as one of the key institutions of digital economy.

We are happy to host 2018 edition of International Strategic Forum on Intellectual Property IPQuorum, said the governor of Kaliningrad region Anton Alikhanov. – The advantages of the Special Economic Zone and the established regional system of science and business support enable to use new ideas and inventions with the outmost efficiency. Kaliningrad colleges and various educational projects grant an opportunity of self-realization in science to the youth. I’m convinced that Kaliningrad region will become a new centre of development in the market of intellectual property rights, a sort of the outpost for the Russian innovative economics in Europe.”

IPQuorum is the first communication platform which will connect market’s participants and representatives of industries, innovators of trades, national and international regulatory authorities, major Russian and international venture investors.

We have the common goal – creation and development of the full-bodied capitalized market of intellectual property rights in Russia, integrated in the global market of intellectual rights and blending national companies into the global market’s chain of innovative production, – stressed the executive chairman of Skolkovo Foundation Igor Drozdov. – It is vital to have a full-fledged discussion enabling to outline specific steps focused on achieving this goal. The participation of international experts and companies will allow us to build up a continuous exchange of experiences, learn the best practices and inform the global community about our achievements.”

About 500 participants from over 30 countries are going to discuss at IPQuorum the strategies of forming the global market of intellectual property.

“Today we see the obvious tendency – Russia is going to enter a technologically advanced stage. Rospatent is not only supporting this trend, the organization is actively involved in advancing pioneering digital technologies into the work with intellectual property. Soon our experts will work with patent information with an assistance of artificial intellect, technologies of distributed ledger. We’re going to tackle the prospects of using blockchain in patent executive departments at the conference “Digital transformation: intellectual property and blockchain technologies” to be held on April 16-17 under the aegis of the Global Organization of intellectual property and the BRICS,” – said the chairman of the Russian Federal Agency for Intellectual Property Grigory Ivliev. “Herewith 2018 edition of International Strategic Forum on Intellectual Property (IPQuorum) will be focused on strategy aspects of the development in this sphere and its impact on different markets and industries as well as new management tools of intellectual property rights. Today they are required for developing creative, scientific and innovative potential of Russia. I’m convinced that the participants of Kaliningrad forum would help to establish new approaches in the protection of intellectual property. It may become an additional motivation for the development of high-tech industries, extending the sphere of use of accumulated vast experience, including MIC.”

The business program features 12 theme sessions and 7 hubs of discussion network. During the forum the participants will submit international memorandums on deploying advanced practices in the sphere of intellectual property and sign contracts on strategy partnership between the key players of the market.

“Developing a new management model of intellectual property rights is a key task of Normative Regulation Program “Digital economy of the Russian Federation” since it plays a pivotal role in development of the Russian technologies and their commercial use, including globally. IPQuorum grants an opportunity to discuss at length existing issues in the sphere of intellectual property with leading experts and specify the ways of their solution. The opinion of the participants of the Forum will be, undoubtedly, helpful throughout the development of the normative acts within the framework of the Program,’ – said the director of the Normative regulation section of Digital Economy Independent Inspection Services Dmitry Ter-Stepanov.

“The sphere of intellectual property in Russia and the world acquires a radically new meaning, becoming one of the drives in the development of digital economy,” – said the president of the IPChain association Andrey Krichevsky. The potential of the sphere of intellectual property is huge. The change of the next stage in social development which is happening now, a transition to the society of knowledge and digital platform economy, is marked by emerging on the historical stage of a new basic economic resource – a creative product based on the human capital. Taking into account this vector of development, the intellectual property acquires a key meaning as a system of transition of a new basic economic resource in the real life economic circulation.”

The venue of IPQuorum will host an exhibition titled “Intellectual property: from private privileges to the global system. Epochs, people, artifacts.” It will showcase technologically advanced solutions for the sphere of intellectual property: intellectual exhibitions and presentations of innovative projects.

Special presentation environment Startup hub is designed for creators of intellectual property products, businessmen and eligible investors at IPQuorum 2018 – a configuration tool of advanced technologies, solutions and ideas, enabling the creation of complex multi-facet projects in different economic sectors.

A large program of cultural events will be organized for the citizens of Kaliningrad and Kaliningrad region, featuring a series of open lectures “Intellectual property” and documentaries about discoveries in culture, science and technologies.

Kaliningrad and Moscow will host global events in the sphere of intellectual property

The Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent) and IPChain Association (“National Coordination Centre for Transaction Processing with rights and objects of intellectual property”) within the framework of collaboration agreement host two cross-sectoral exhibition venues of a global scale in April 2018.

2018 edition of International Strategic Forum on Intellectual Property will be held on April 11-12 in Kaliningrad under the aegis of the Commission of the Russian Federation for the UNESCO. “Intellectual property is a new hero of the global market and digital economy. Strategy, trends, industries” will be the main theme of the Forum.

IPChain Association and the Eurasian confederation of societies of right holders (ECSRH) are international non-governmental organizations uniting the leading national communities that manage different categories of intellectual rights in the countries and members of the Eurasian Economic Union, the CIS, the BRICS countries).

The co-organizers of IPQuorum 2018 are the Federal Service of Intellectual Property (Rospatent), the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the government of Kaliningrad region, the non-commercial organization of the Foundation of development and commercialization of new technologies (Skolkovo Foundation) and Digital Economy Independent Inspection Services.

The event is held under the support of the Assembly of the Peoples of Eurasia, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, the Union of Journalists of Russia and the International Confederation of Journalistic Unions.

The Forum will bring to its venues over 500 participants from more than 30 countries. IPQuorum is the first communication network which will make a bridge between the participants of the market and the representative of industries, pioneers of industries, national and international managers and visionaries, and major Russian and international venture investors.

“We are going to talk about modern challenges faced by national and international sphere of intellectual property, trends of industry on the whole and interaction of markets,” – said the president of IPChain Association Andrey Krichevsky. The venue of IPQuorum 2018 will bring together the representatives of beaux-arts and art industries. We’re going to discuss and develop a unified approach and complex solutions for the industry on the whole. Together we’ll discuss and try to formulate unified approaches and complex solution for the whole industry. I’m convinced that such consolidation of efforts of various players of the market would enable us to move on to the next stage of development in the sphere of intellectual property on the global level, and, in particular, in Russia.”

On April 16-17 the Centre of International Commerce under the aegis of the BRICS and the Global Organization of Intellectual Property will host the international conference “Digital transformation: intellectual property and blockchain technologies.”

There are over 800 persons participating in the conference with heads and representatives of the federal bodies of authority of the Russian Federation, members of global and regional structures in the sphere of intellectual property, chairmen of the national offices for intellectual property among them.

They would share their views on the potential development and reforms of the global system of intellectual property which involves blockchain technology at all stages including creation, security, protection and management of intellectual rights. Thematic tracks of the event embrace a wide range of issues on transformation of traditional terms of reference in intellectual rights and industrial property.

The key matters of the Conference include consignation of objects of intellectual rights, protection of authors’ rights and interests of right holders; collection and use of big data for selecting the patent strategy, application for patents, industrial samples and trademarks; a role of blockchain technology and smart contracts in protection from counterfeit, smart patent office, among many other issues.

The agreement of collaboration made between IPChain Association and Rospatent provide the development of innovative practices and tools for the management of intellectual property rights and tools of individualization in a digital sphere, expansion of volume and shrinkage in terms of providing services in the sphere of intellectual property.

The IPQuorum 2018 registration is now open!

We are pleased to announce that the registration for IPQuorum 2018, an international strategic forum on intellectual property, is now open! IPQuorum 2018 will be held in Kaliningrad city (Russia) on April 11–12, 2018.

Hopefully, it will be an important event where consolidated proposals and recommendations on strategic development of the intellectual property sector as a keystone of digital economy will be worked out. If you want to participate in IPQuorum 2018, please click the link ipquorum.ru and follow the two-step accreditation procedure.

The accreditation ends on April 1, 2018.

The Forum is organized by the IPChain Association (Russian National Intellectual Property Transactions Coordination Center) and the Confederation of Rightholders’ Societies of Europe and Asia (CRSEA), non-governmental organization that unites national societies managing intellectual property rights in the member countries of the Eurasian Economic Union, the Commonwealth of Independent States, BRICS and other countries.

Coorganizers of the Forum are the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Kaliningrad Region and Skolkovo Foundation for Development and Commercialization of New Technologies.

The event is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation.

Information support is provided by the Russian Union of Journalists.

The subject of IPQuorum 2018 has been announced: “Intellectual property – the new hero of the global market and the digital economy. Strategy, trends, industries”

The organizers of IPQuorum 2018, an international strategic forum on intellectual property that will be held in Kaliningrad city (Russia) on April 11–12, have announced the central subject of the event: “Intellectual property – the new hero of the global market and the digital economy. Strategy, trends, industries.”

The participants of the event are going to discuss strategies for development of the IP global market for the good of digital economy.

The Forum will gather representatives of the «fine arts» (beaux-arts) and «industrial arts» (arts industriels) which happens quite rarely. Their consolidation and the convergence of their goals and objectives is exactly what we need for the intellectual property sector to enter a new phase of development worldwide and particularly in Russia.

Top world experts, relevant government departments, and dozens of Russian and foreign innovative companies providing advanced solutions for the IP sector have been invited to participate in IPQuorum 2018.

The Forum is to gather about 500 participants from more than 30 countries, making it one of the most significant events for the global intellectual property market.

The Forum is organized by the IPChain Association (Russian National Intellectual Property Transactions Coordination Center) and the Confederation of Rightholders’ Societies of Europe and Asia (CRSEA), non-governmental organization that unites national societies managing intellectual property rights in the member countries of the Eurasian Economic Union, the Commonwealth of Independent States, BRICS and other countries.

Coorganizers of the Forum are the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Kaliningrad Region and Skolkovo Foundation for Development and Commercialization of New Technologies.

The event is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation.

Information support is provided by the Russian Union of Journalists.

IPQuorum 2018 will be held in Russia

IPQuorum 2018, an international strategic forum on intellectual property, will be held in Kaliningrad city (Russia) on April 11–12, 2018.

The Forum is organized by the IPChain Association (Russian National Intellectual Property Transactions Coordination Center) and the Confederation of Rightholders’ Societies of Europe and Asia (CRSEA), non-governmental organization that unites national societies managing intellectual property rights in the member countries of the Eurasian Economic Union, the Commonwealth of Independent States, BRICS and other countries.

Coorganizers of the Forum are the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, the Government of the Kaliningrad Region and Skolkovo Foundation for Development and Commercialization of New Technologies.

The event is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation.

Information support is provided by the Russian Union of Journalists.

The Forum is to gather about 500 participants from more than 30 countries, making it one of the most significant events for the global intellectual property market.

The key topic of the Forum is the development of the strategy of building a global intellectual property market in the conditions of the digital economy.

We are witnessing yet another paradigm shift: a transition to a “knowledge society” and the development of digital economy. A new kind of basic economic resource is becoming more and more important – creative products, which are intangible assets. Intellectual property must be a keystone of the new economy if we want creative products to be used most effectively.

The ongoing development and improvement of computer technologies means that Russia and the whole world will see radical changes in the intellectual property sector in the near future. The IP sector is going to become a major driver for digital economy.

The following organizations and companies have been invited to attend IPQuorum 2018 as strategic partners: the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the Eurasian Patent Organization (EAPO), the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC), the Societies’ Council for the Collective Management of Performers’ Rights (SCAPR), the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM, the National Research University “Higher School of Economics” (Russia), the Russian State Academy of Intellectual Property, the Russian Organization for Intellectual Property (VOIS), the Russian Union of Right-holders (RUR), the Russian Authors’ Society (RAO), the law firm Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, and the law firm Gorodissky & Partners.

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