Speakers

Fabio Angelini


ECTA Council member and Vice-Chair of the Copyright Committee, De Simone and Partners, IT


Mr. Justice Arnold


Judge of the Chancery Division of the High Court England and Wales


Ninoslav Babić


Senior Administrative Advisor, Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Croatia, Customs Directorate, HR


Christoph Bartos


Member Boards of Appeal, EUIPO, ES


Carla Biancotti


Member of the Organising Committee, Vukmir & Associates, HR


Davor Boskovic


Member of the Organising Committee, Producta Ltd., HR


Dimitris Botis


Deputy Director for Legal Affairs, International Cooperation & Legal Affairs Department, EUIPO, ES


Prof. Niklas Bruun


Professor in Intellectual Property Law, Hanken School of Economics, FI


António Campinos


Executive Director, EUIPO, ES


Joe Cohen


Chair of the ECTA Anti-counterfeiting Committee, Partner, Collyer Bristow LLP, solicitors, UK


Léon Dijkman


Associate, Hoyng Rokh Monegier, NL


Dr. Richard Dissmann


Partner, Bird & Bird, DE


Dr. Tobias Dolde


Member of the ECTA Harmonization Committee, Noerr Alicante IP, S.L., ES


David Donahue


Partner, Litigation Department, Fross Zelnick Lehrman and Zissu, PC, US


Dr. Florian Drücke


Managing Director, Bundesverband Musikindustrie (German Federation of the Music Industry, German national group of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry, IFPI), DE


Michele Ferrante


Member of the ECTA Anti-Counterfeiting Committee, Ferrante Intellectual Property, CN


Dr. Christian Freudenberg


Chair of the ECTA Copyright Committee, Schomerus & Partner StB/RAe/WP, DE


Sylvie Harding


Member of the ECTA Council and Anti-Counterfeiting Committee, CHANEL, FR


Dr. Clemens Heusch


Head of European Litigation, Nokia, DE


Thomas Jullien


China Representative of the Conseil Interprofessionnel du Vin de Bordeaux (Bordeaux Wine Council), HK


Dr. Michael Koenig


Deputy Head of Unit, DG for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Intellectual Property and Fight Against Counterfeiting, European Commission, BE


Ljiljana Kuterovac


Director General of the Croatian State Intellectual Property Office, HR


Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Annette Kur


Max-Planck Institute, DE


Judit Lantos


ECTA Council Member and Chair of the WIPO Link Committee, Sár and Partners - Danubia Patent and Law Office LLC, HU


Dr. Peter Lukácsi


Chair of the ECTA Professional Affairs Committee, SBGK Patent and Law Offices, HU


Glenn Mac Stravic


Head Brand Database Section, WIPO, CH


Paul Maier


Director of the EU Observatory on infringements of intellectual property rights, EUIPO, ES


Simon Miles


ECTA Legal Adviser, Solicitor and Registered Trade Mark Attorney, Edwin Coe LLP London, UK


Annick Mottet Haugaard


ECTA Past President, Lydian, BE


F. Peter Mueller


ECTA President, Mueller Schupfner & Partner, DE


Dr. Max Oker-Blom


ECTA Secretary General, Hanken School of Economics, FI


Ruta Olmane


ECTA First Vice-President, METIDA Law Firm, LV


David Pellisé


Pellisé Abogados, ES


Paul Ranjard


Chair of the EU Chamber of Commerce in China’s IPR Working Group, Representative of Unifab, and Of Counsel at Wan Hui Da IP Firm, CN


Anette Rasmussen


Vice-Chair of the ECTA OHIM Link Committee, Awapatent A/S, DK


Dr. Andreas Renck


Chair of the ECTA OHIM Link Committee, Hogan Lovells (Alicante) SL & Cia., ES


Nastassia Saint-Séverin


Member of the ECTA Internet Committee, Procter & Gamble International Operations SA. CH


Nicole Semjevski


Observatory, EUIPO, ES


Emil Tedeschi


President and Chief Executive Officer, ATLANTIC GRUPA D.D., HR


Sozos-Christos Theodoulou


ECTA Second Vice-President, The Law Offices of Dr. Christos A. Theodoulou LLC, CY


Asta Valdimarsdottir


Director, Operations Division, Madrid Registry, Brands and Design Sector, WIPO, CH


Marc van Wesemael


General Manager, EURID, BE


Prof. Dr. Alexander von Mühlendahl


ECTA Honorary Member, Bardehle Pagenberg Partnerschaft, DE


Mladen Vukmir


ECTA Council Member, Vukmir & Associates, HR


Johannes Waldinger


CEO and Managing Director, TOMTEC Imaging Systems GmbH, DE


Jorg Weberndorfer


Policy Officer IPR – China, Hong Kong, Macao, Mongolia, Taiwan, European Commission, DG Trade, BE


Imogen Wiseman


ECTA Council Member and member of the ECTA Law Committee, Partner, F. J. Cleveland LLP, UK