Digital transformation: Intellectual Property and Blockchain Technologies
April 16-17, 2018, Moscow World Trade Center
Invited guests and speakers
First Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation
Director General World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO)
Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Head of Federal Service for Intellectual Property
President of the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office
CEO, Chairman of the Executive Board Sberbank of Russia
President of the Russian Federation Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Deputy Chairman of the Board of Management of Gazprombank Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum Foundation
Head of the working group on cryptocurrencies at the State Duma
Chairman of Vnesheconombank
IP Agency "Simonov & Partners" President, Share Investment Fund NATIF
Co-Founder at CryptoBazar Fund
Director of the Department for Transition and Developed Countries (TDC)
Expert for the World Bank
Michael E. Bryant
Executive Member of Blockchain Council, CEO of Blockchain Ventures International
Founder and Managing Director Bernstein (The blockchain way to intellectual property management)
President of the Association "the national Clearinghouse transaction processing rights and intellectual property" (IPChain)
President of the Eurasian Patent Office
Executive Director of the Centre for Blockchain Technologies at University College London
Attorney-at-law, Partner at FuhrerMarbach & Partner
President of Patent Hatchery
Co-Founder and CEO of Copyrobo
General Counsel at Dennemeyer Group (Global Head of Legal/ Global Head of Trademarks)
Director of the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law under the Government of the Russian Federation
Businessman and Investor, Co-founder and participant of blockchain projects
Rector of the Russian State Academy of Intellectual Property
About the Conference
International Conference 1.0 involves representatives of the Federal Authorities of the Russian Federation and Heads of BRICS IP offices focusing on global IP systems development and Blockchain Technologies using in IP.
For the first time world-class experts in IP and Blockchain Industry will share their views on possible ways to develop and reform the global IP system by using distributed registry technologies at all stages: creation, protection and intellectual property management.
Russian and foreign Blockchain projects in the area of IP will be presented during the Conference. Experts will explain how blockchain technologies can be introduced into business processes, express their views on the prospects of technology development and share their expectations.
The Conference is a unique opportunity to establish international contacts, improve channels of communication at a global level, and encounter new prospects for development and cooperation. The Conference will provide a platform for development of a unified concept of integration processes between the world's Patent Offices, as well as of the changes to be experienced by the IP field under the new digital paradigm – the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Topics of the Conference
How Blockchain Technologies can help to deposit IP assets, protect the author rights and the right-holders` interests?
What is the Smart Patent Office? Technological IP Management Platform for the turnover of IP rights, patents inventory, transactions and fees.
How to collect and analyze Big Data in order to choose patenting strategy and processing applications for patents, industrial designs and trademarks? New Management Technologies.
How Blockchain Technologies and Smart-Contracts can protect from counterfeiting, brandsquatting and cybersquatting?
Case study of Blockchain Technology, Big Data and Artificial Intelligence opportunities.
What are the opportunities of new ways of protecting information and IP rights?