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.