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The IPR Gorilla – Virtual IP Conference (12th edition - Big and Better)

Beginning of New year 2021 is been magnificent wherein we have successfully managed our back to back and multiple time zone conferences in Jan 2021. Keeping our vision forward and accelerating our value to your business, let’s move to our 12th edition on The IPR Gorilla – Virtual IP Conference on June 17, 2021 happening at Eastern standard zone. The conference aims to bring together 100+ in-house legal departments, law firm partners, and other service providers technology providers, investors, and government agencies. The theme of the conference is to define a roadmap of IP journey in 2021 and taking the global perspectives along. Join us for the enticing sessions and a better experience this time!

Advanced Speakers

Hear inspiring talks, connect with the best professionals in industry, and remember them even after the conference.

Refreshing one on one networking and quick games

One on one video chat to connect with your potential audience and know them better through rejuvenating hours of games.

Specialized Quick Presentations

Add skills to your professional toolkit with our specialized presentation by our exhibitors. Learn with fun & LIVE demo.

Global Crowd

Join over 100+ inhouse counsels, law firm partners, service providers, start-ups and govt agencies at a single connect online and staying safe at your place.
Highlights
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About
[About Conference]
Welcome to the Greatest Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Conference 2021

9 times a year, a group of interesting and impactful people gathered for a 2 day – long experience — which attendees have described as “the ultimate IPR event” and “a journey into the future of IPR, in the company of those creating it.” Now turning the current situation to an opportunity, we bring in our first virtual conference to add value to IP fraternity in this critical times.

A view on transparency in FRAND Licensing sponsored by Harfang IP - Our Virtual Stage Sponsor on 08 April 2021
PAST AWARDEES
[ The IPR Gorilla ]

Top In-house IP lawyers

Lindsay Capps

Lindsay Capps
Senior Legal Counsel,
Abercrombie & Fitch

Jill Goldman

Jill Goldman
Vice President & Senior Counsel II,
Office of the General Counsel,
American Banking Association

Vijayalakshmy Malkani

Viji Malkani
Hindustan Unilever Limited,
Sr IP & Brand Protection Counsel,
legal counsel Foods

Myrtha Hurtado Rivas

Myrtha Hurtado Rivas
Global Head Legal Brand Protection,
Novartis International AG

Gloria Montaron Estrada

Gloria Montaron Estrada
Legal Director and Chief Intellectual Property Officer,
Bioceres Group

Sheetal Talwar

Sheetal Talwar
Dy. Gen. Counsel,
Tata Chemicals Limited

Top IP Leader

Viswaprasad Varanasi

Viswaprasad Varanasi
Head – Global IPM,
Shilpa Medicare Limited and group

Agenda
[Conference Itinerary]
Timings (EST ZONE) Schedule
09:00 AM – 09:20 AM Virtual Registration and Speed Networking
09:20 AM – 09:30 AM Welcome Remarks – VP, The Conference Gorilla Speaks
09:35 AM – 09:50 AM One on one introduction – where everyone speaks!
09:55 AM – 10:15 AM Keynote Session: The Copyright Fair Use Defense: Advising Clients on Software Infringement

Matters in the Aftermath of Oracle v. Google

Sponsored by: Shelowitz Law Group PLLC

Shelowitz Law Group PLLC

10:15 AM – 10:45 AM Sponsor Intro & Table Top Questions
10:50 AM – 11:40 AM Panel Discussion I: IP Enforcement Strategies: How to Demonstrate Value to the

Business

11:50 AM – 12:35 PM Panel Discussion II: AI and IoT Blended – Why It Matters in IP industry
12:45 PM – 01:15 PM Corporates Catchup (Expo)
01:25 PM – 02:05 PM Panel Discussion III: Key Issues Affecting Brands: A Global Perspective
02:15 PM – 02:30 PM Mini Presentation Slot Session: Vaccines and IP Rights especially in view of

the recent discussions surrounding IP waivers and compulsory licensing

Sponsored by: BioPharma Law Group PLLC

BioPharma Law Group PLLC

02:40 PM – 03:15 PM Latest Industry Insights: NEW ePrivacy Regulation in connection with the GDPR
03:20 PM – 03:50 PM Virtual Speed Networking
03:55 PM – 04:35 PM Panel Discussion IV: Impact of COVID -19 on Cybersecurity
04:45 PM – 05:05 PM Specialized Presentation Slot: Foreign Filing License Requirements in China

Sponsored by: IP March

IP March

05:10 PM – 05:40 PM Virtual Networking Games with a Quick Coffee time
05:45 PM – 06:05 PM Quick Presentation Slot: Five Cardinal IP Sins Committed by Startups

Sponsored by: femida.us

femida.us (a/k/a International Legal Counsels PC)

06:10 PM – 06:45 PM Panel Discussion V: Women in IP: How we outstand in IP and what is the future store in the

industry?

06:50 PM – 07:40 PM Mini Roundtables:

  • 06:50 PM – 07:10 PM Design Law: Complementing Anti-counterfeiting and BrandProtection Strategies
  • 07:10 PM – 07:30 PM How will future pandemics affect your practice in IP industry?
  • 07:30 PM – 07:40 PM Best Practices for Transferring Patent Ownership–and theFallback Options If You Have a Problem
07:40 PM – 08:05 PM Awards of the day and Closing Remarks
08:10 PM – 08:45 PM Speed Networking
Questions?
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Speakers
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Meet the Industry Experts

Hear inspiring talks, meet the best professionals in industry, and party together after the event!

Keynote Speaker
Mitchell C. Shelowitz

Mitchell C. Shelowitz
Managing Partner, SLG; Leader,
Software Copyright Protection Group,
Shelowitz Law Group PLLC

Topic: The Copyright Fair Use Defense: Advising Clients on Software Infringement Matters in the Aftermath of Oracle v. Google

Prominent Speakers
Stephen Yang

Stephen Yang

Managing Partner, Patent Attorney,
IP March


Narinder Sanotra

Narinder Sanotra

Legal Director, OYO



Smrithi Mohan

Smrithi Mohan

Senior Attorney and Leader, Global Innovation & Intellectual Property Strategy,
Dun & Bradstreet, Inc

Karthik Kumar, Ph.D.

Karthik Kumar, Ph.D.

Partner,
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP

Ajita Abraham

Ajita Abraham

Deputy General Counsel,
Capgemini

Scott E. Schneider

Scott E. Schneider

Worldwide Patent Engineering Lead,
IBM

Samarpita Deb

Samarpita Deb

Manager, Contract Management,
Rohde&Schwarz SwissQual AG

Evan Feldstein

Evan Feldstein

Vice General Manager & General Counsel,
FOREO Inc.

Todd Pleiness

Todd Pleiness

Senior IP Counsel,
MAHLE International, GmbH

Anubhav Kapoor

Anubhav Kapoor

Director of Legal Affairs,
Ford India

William E.L. Hayden, Esq.

William E.L. Hayden, Esq.

Senior Corporate Counsel,
Microsoft Corporation

Gloria Montaron Estrada

Gloria Montaron Estrada

Legal Director and Chief Intellectual Property Officer,
Bioceres Group

Sheetal Talwar

Sheetal Talwar

DY. GEN. Counsel,
Tata Chemicals Limited

K Satish Kumar

K Satish Kumar

Group Chief Legal Officer,
Intellect Design Arena Ltd

Trisha (Aune) Kozu

Trisha (Aune) Kozu

Deputy Legal Counsel,
Panopto, Inc.,

K Subodh Kumar

K Subodh Kumar

Head, IP filing and response services,
Tata Consultancy Services ltd.

Jill M. Goldman

Jill M. Goldman

Vice President, Senior Counsel II, Intellectual Property & Contracts,
American Bankers Association

Dmitri I. Dubograev, Esq.

Dmitri I. Dubograev, Esq.

Founder, Managing Partner & CEO,
femida.us (a/k/a International Legal Counsels PC

Chike Ekwueme

Chike Ekwueme

Managing Partner,
Ekwueme, Ekwueme & Ekwueme (Barristers & Solicitors)

Hongming Liu

Hongming Liu

Senior Patent Counsel,
Tencent America

Christina Mitropoulos

Christina Mitropoulos

Director, Brand Protection & Manufacturing Initiatives,
The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA

Dr. Ajai kumar Garg

Dr. Ajai kumar Garg

Senior Director/Scientist F,
Ministry of Electronics &IT, Govt. Of India

Dr. P.S.R.C. Murthy

Dr. P.S.R.C. Murthy

Head – IPR department,
Neuland Laboratories Ltd


Beatriz Ruiz-Beato

Beatriz Ruiz-Beato

EMEA Data Protection Officer,
NEC Europe Ltd


Abiola Shobola

Abiola Shobola

Vice President, Senior Counsel IP,
FuelCell Energy

Joanna T. Brougher

Joanna T. Brougher

Owner and Principal,
BioPharma Law Group PLLC

Sachin Mishra

Sachin Mishra

Head – Legal & Company Secretary,
Tata Consulting Engineers Limited

Kavitha Gupta

Kavitha Gupta

Senior Corporate Counsel Go-to-Market Legal, India and South Asia,
Juniper Networks

Abhijit Mukhopadhyay

Abhijit Mukhopadhyay

President Legal and General Counsel,
Hinduja Group, London

V. Rajesh Kumar

V. Rajesh Kumar

Group Manager - Data Privacy Office,
Infosys

Mr. Muhammad Abeed Atif

Mr. Muhammad Abeed Atif

Founder & Managing Partner,
ALIPA IP (ABEED LEGAL & IP ATTORNEYS)

Scott Seeley

Scott Seeley

Co-Founder, Registered Patent Attorney,
Eastgate IP

Luisa Herrera

Luisa Herrera

Head of the IP Department,
Gha Lawyers

Sharon Shofner-Meyer

Sharon Shofner-Meyer

President,
Activ8 IP, Inc

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The IPR Gorilla. 1 conference, 9 Editions. Brand, exhibit, engage and network like never before. The Conference editions will held in Singapore, Germany, China, Australia, United Arab Emirates and India.

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Partner
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Virtual Platform Sponsor
Shelowitz Law Group PLLC
Stage Sponsor
IP March
Reception Banner Sponsor
femida.us (a/k/a International Legal Counsels PC)
Session Sponsor
BioPharma Law Group PLLC
Colombia IP Law Firm Partner
GHA LAWYERS
Associate Partners
MLS Legal
EKWUEME, EKWUEME & EKWUEME
Pergament & Cepeda LLP
Bureau for Intellectual Property
ALIPA IP (ABEED LEGAL & IP ATTORNEYS)
Eastgate IP
Active8IP
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Testimonials

  • Atmaja Bhattacharjee SwarnaAtmaja Bhattacharjee SwarnaAssociate, Legal Counsel

    “Insightful, interactive and worth attending”

  • Akanksha KarAkanksha KarManaging Associate, Lexorbis, India

    “It was an enriching experience and new and updated information exchanged during the session are major takeaway.”

  • K Satish KumarK Satish KumarGlobal Head Legal and Chief Data Protection Officer, Ramco Systems Ltd

    “Excellent, Well organized, Highly Professional”

  • Raphael DanaRaphael DanaAttorney at Law, Dana Associés

    “Engaging enlightening international”

  • Heather N. Bowen, Esq.Heather N. Bowen, Esq.Of Counsel, Sullivent & Fontanez, PLLC

    “Interactive, informative, insightful”

  • Dr. Aaradhana SadasivamDr. Aaradhana SadasivamSenior Manager IP, Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory

    “Loved Hopin platform, Appreciations for using the new software.”

  • Sehan Anthony SoyzaSehan Anthony SoyzaState Counsel, Attorney Generals Department of Sri Lanka

    “A good launching pad”

  • Pritesh KasliwalPritesh KasliwalUS Patent Agent, Software Patent Engineer, Red Hat

    “Organizing a virtual conference with participants spread in dozens of time zones is quite a remarkable feat”

  • K Satish KumarK Satish KumarGlobal Head - Legal & Chief Data Protection Officer, Ramco Systems

    “Very Well Organized”

  • Jeff LindsayJeff LindsayHead of R&D + IP, Lumē Deodorant

    “Diverse, interesting, fun”

  • Hossam TawfikHossam TawfikLegal & Contracts Group Leader, Yokogawa Middle East & Africa B.S.C. (c)

    “Ambitious - Effortful - Uprising Topics”

  • Dr. Peter ParocziDr. Peter ParocziCompliance Officer, QAFCO

    "Professional, smooth, valuable"

  • Beatriz Ruiz-BeatoBeatriz Ruiz-BeatoData Protection Officer of EMEA, NEC Group

    "Dynamic, global approach, interested matters"

  • Elsayed MahfouzElsayed MahfouzHead of Solutions Sales, 5G use cases, Nokia, UAE

    “good experience and sharing information”

  • Hanya HaroonHanya HaroonAdvocate High Court Senior Associate

    “You guys have done an incredible job and the selection of topics as well as speakers is excellent! Thoroughly enjoying the event!”

  • Debashish SankhariDebashish SankhariPartner at Jupiter Law Partners

    “I congratulate you and your team on the organization of the excellent conference with great panel discussions”

  • Allen Jun WangAllen Jun WangManaging Partner Beijing Ta Law Firm, China

    “A super productive IPR conference in Dubai, looking forward to next IPR Gorilla Conference”

  • Avv. Francesca La RoccaAvv. Francesca La RoccaLawyer, Studio Legale Sena e Tarchini

    “I really enjoyed the conference. It was well organized: greats topics and the right number of people”

  • Rajat RashmiRajat RashmiSenior Manager Legal, Cognizant Technology Solutions

    “It was a very well organized conference and had some great content. You and the entire support staff for the conference are very diligent and professional, keep it up!”

  • Chloe LeeChloe LeeMarkets Legal Senior Vice President, Citi

    "I find the conference and discussions there were quite informative and helpful. The topics I always have been interested in, and thus I appreciated the talks and discussions."

  • Anthony Derek WongAnthony Derek WongLegal Director, Asia-Pacific & Japan, Informatica

    "I thought it was a great success and an excellent way to network. I thought the discussion points were very informative and would be glad to attend any further conferences you will be organizing in Singapore."

  • Adrian OoiAdrian OoiHead of Legal, Next Story Group

    "The conference was well organized, and I appreciate the entire set up and process."

  • Dr Liza LamDr Liza LamSenior Patent Attorney, Amica Law LLC

    "Much appreciation to all the efforts that you and your team have put in for The IPR Gorilla in Singapore on 25 June 2019, making it a memorable event."

  • Dennis CaiDennis CaiInternet DotTrademark Organisation Limited

    "It was my great pleasure to join the event which is a highly successful one. The event provides excellent networking opportunities, and I enjoyed very much in exchanging views with my fellow speakers and many high profile participants."

  • Dr. Denis DiopDr. Denis DiopEVP & Group GC-APAC, FERNBACH-Software Ltd

    "Great conference that I could be part of."

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