Program of the Conference
16 April 16, 2018 / Monday / Day 1
8.30 – 10.00
8.30 – 10.00
Registration and welcome coffee
10.00 – 11.30
10.00 – 11.30
Opening of the conference, Plenary Session

Venue: Congress Hall
Topic No 1: "Intellectual property. Objectives, prospects, further development"

    • IP as a major asset of the largest global companies
    • Key beneficiaries of the IP rights: businesses, governments, communities
    • Importance of the IP across different countries IP intensive industries: IT, Media, Consumer brands
    • Key drivers for future growth of IP: technology and globalization
    11.30 – 11.45
    11.30 – 11.45
    Press scrum (foyer)
    11.30 – 12.00
    11.30 – 12.00
    Coffee-break
    12.00 – 13.30
    12.00 – 13.30
    Plenary session

    Venue: Congress Hall

    Topic No 2: "Blockchain technologies. Prospects of use in the field of intellectual property"

    • Blockchain: how does this technology work?
    • Who can benefit from blockchain?
    • What are the limits of blockchain technologies (security, network size limit, growth rate, transaction speed, transaction costs)
    • What revolutionary changes can the blockchain bring to the IP sphere?
    13.30 – 13.45
    13.30 – 13.45
    Press scrum (foyer)
    13.30 – 14.30
    13.30 – 14.30
    Lunch
    14.30 – 16.00
    14.30 – 16.00
    Pitch session of young professionals (in collaboration with «Actum» fund)

    Venue:
    Hall "A"

    14:30 – 16:00
    14:30 – 16:00
    Section No 1: "Copyright and related rights. Blockchain technologies for recording, storing, and protection of IP"

    Venue: Amphitheatre

    • How does the blockchain help to record, store and ensure the safety of IP?
    • Does the blockchain have the potential to reduce the cost of litigation and create a more reliable protection for unregistered works?
    • Is it possible that decentralized blockchain registries may one day replace central registries administered by government (e.g. the U.S. Copyright Office or the Russian Authors Society)? How soon will it happen?
    • Will the blockchain allow the establishing of peer-to-peer music and video distribution systems, which give artists an opportunity to sell directly to their audience?
    • How can the blockchain protect IP rights in the area of arts, media and related industries?
    14:30 – 16:00
    14:30 – 16:00
    Section No 2: "Industrial property. Smart Patent Office. Blockchain in the turnover of rights to IP objects"

    Venue: Congress Hall

    • Applications/platforms for registration of patents, trademarks and industrial designs
    • Payments and licensing with the use of smart contracts
    • Can the blockchain be used for patent fees accounting?
    • Can the blockchain facilitate transactions and turnover of IP rights (license agreements, franchise agreements)?
    • Does the blockchain have the potential to reduce the cost of litigation and create better protection for unregistered works (know –how, trade secret)?

    16:00 – 16:30
    16:00 – 16:30
    Coffee-break
    16:30 – 18:00
    16:30 – 18:00
    Exhibition and presentation program "IP-CHINA"

    Venue: Hall "A"
    16:30 – 18:00
    16:30 – 18:00
    Section No 3 "Economy of trust: technology of protection against cybersquatting, brandsquatting and counterfeiting"

    Venue: Amphitheatre

    • Opportunities of anti-counterfeiting technologies: optimization of supply chain management and identification of sources and routes of supply of counterfeit goods
    • The blockchain against cybersquatting
    • Blockchain and proof of origin: authenticity guaranteed by label
    • Securing and facilitating link between the consumer and brand owner

    18.00 – 19.00
    18.00 – 19.00
    Cultural program (Ballet troupe)

    Venue: to be determined
    19.00 – 22.00
    19.00 – 22.00
    Evening cocktail (cocktail party, performance of the "Flowers" rock band)

    Venue: Continental hall
    17 April 16, 2018 / Tuesday / Day 2
    09.00 – 10.00
    09.00 – 10.00
    Registration and welcome coffee
    10.00 – 11.30
    10.00 – 11.30
    Section No 4 "Development of technological platforms for the collection and analysis of large amounts of data (BIG DATA), artificial intelligence"

    Venue: Amphitheatre

    • Limits of blockchain (security, network size limit, growth rate, transaction speed, transaction cost)
    • Speed perception: is blockchain a foundational (slowly perceived) or a breakthrough technology (quickly accepted)?
    • Blockchain 2.0-4.0. Future prospects: how this technology will evolve in 3-5 years from now?
    10.30 – 10.45
    10.30 – 10.45
    Press scrum (foyer)
    11.30 – 12.00
    11.30 – 12.00
    Coffee-break
    12.00 – 13.30
    12.00 – 13.30
    Closing plenary meeting

    Venue: Amphitheatre
    Contact us:
    Kashirskaya Alina
    (organizational matters)

    +7 499 240 25 71
    akashirskaya@rupto.ru

    Pushkarskaya Diana
    (information partnership, media accreditation)
    +7 964 719 38 22
    dpushkarskaya@rupto.ru

    Savchenko Denis
    (partnership)

    +7 915 083 69 96
    dsavchenko@rupto.ru

    Shadrina Maria
    (program questions)

    Digital transformation: Intellectual Property and Blockchain Technologies

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