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Why does blockchain matter for IP? How will blockchain impact the IP landscape? What is the future of blockchain and IP?

Join us to discuss the findings of a joint study by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) and the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (IPI) that sheds light on the intersection of blockchain and IP.


2 November 2023 (Thursday)
9.30am – 11.30am (SGT)
Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre, Level 4, Roselle Junior I Ballroom



Meet Our Experts



Presenter

Hansueli Stamm

Dr Hansueli Stamm
Chief Economist and Head of Economics Unit
Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property

Presenter & Moderator

Tan Wei Hao

Mr Tan Wei Hao
Principal Assistant Director
Intellectual Property Office of Singapore

Panellist

V Kumar Sharma

Mr Abhishek Majumdar
Head of Strategic Transformation & Innovation
Zühlke Engineering

Panellist

Olivia Koentjoro

Dr Olivia Koentjoro
Head of IP Analytics Centre of Excellence
Applied Materials

Panellist

V Kumar Sharma

Mr V. Kumar Sharma
Associate Director
Blackstone & Gold LLC

Programme


Time Programme
0930H - 0945H

Opening address by Singapore and Switzerland

  • Mrs Rena Lee, Chief Executive, Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS)
  • His Excellency Frank Grütter, Ambassador of Switzerland to Singapore and Brunei
0945H - 1015H

Presentation of Country Reports

Presenters:
  • Dr Hansueli Stamm, Chief Economist and Head of Economics Unit, Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property
  • Mr Tan Wei Hao, Principal Assistant Director, Intellectual Property Office of Singapore
1015H - 1130HPanel Discussion and Q&A

Moderator:
  • Mr Tan Wei Hao, Principal Assistant Director, Intellectual Property Office of Singapore
Panellists:
  • Mr Abhishek Majumdar, Head of Strategic Transformation & Innovation, Zühlke Engineering
  • Ms Olivia Koentjoro, Senior Director IP, Head of IP Analytics Center of Excellence, Applied Materials
  • Mr V. Kumar Sharma, Associate Director, Blackstone & Gold LLC
1130H - 1200H Networking Session Over Refreshments

For enquiries, please contact IPOS_Enquiry@ipos.gov.sg.