19- 20 October 2017 | Hotel Chinzanso | Tokyo | Japan

IP Law Asia Summit 2017

The ultimate meeting point for modern decision makers

The IP Law Asia Summit is the premium forum bringing together leading in-house IP counsel with specialist international law firms, IP attorneys and legal services providers in an intimate environment for a focused discussion of the key new drivers shaping the IP profession.

Taking place at The Hotel Chinzanso, Tokyo, Japan on 19 - 20 October 2017; attendees will benefit from visionary keynote presentations, real-life case studies and interactive sessions!

"marcus evans has once again put together an outstanding event, with terrific speakers presenting important subjects in a beautiful venue." -Director Legal, Lite-On Technology Corporation
"Good selection of speakers and networking." -Senior Patent Counsel, Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries
"We signed a EUR 60,000 contract with a sponsor company which could rise to exceed EUR 100,000." -Head of Legal IPR, Atos
"We have earned attorney fees in excess of USD 3 million to date." -Partner, Payne & Fears LLP


Triumphant through the 4th Industrial Revolution
Exploring the impact of IoT, AI and Big Data developments in the global IP landscape to spearhead winning IP strategies

Road to Concord
Embracing government standardization of IP rights to enhance mutually beneficial trade and economic development in the global market

Utilising the Legal Shield 
Strengthening data protection laws to combat infringements and shield corporate brands, product designs and ideas

Systemize Like No Other
Restructuring IP systems and building business strategies that will pilot research towards future invention, driving investment expansion in today’s growing regional market

The Best Offense Is Defence 
Preventing breaches and theft by implementing sturdy IP protection strategies to enhance portfolio robustness and value

The Way to the Top 
Navigating your way through the shifting political and legislative climate to create an IP powerhouse


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IP Law Asia Summit 2017

Request for more information

We would be delighted to provide you with more information on the summit model. Do fill in the below, and we will be in touch!

Register your interest

Jeff Lindsay, 
Head of IP, 
Asia Pulp & Paper China


Delegate or Solution Provider?


Delegates will include
  • Chief IP Counsel/Officer
  • SVP/VP of IP
  • Head of IP
  • Chief Counseld/Director of Patent/Trademark/Copyright
  • MD IP
  • GC/CLO (Heads of Legal)




Solution Provider

The solution provider category consists of law firms and legal service providers such as:

Law Firms, Management Support, Electric Evidence Consultants and Software Solution Providers, Finance & Accounting, Knowledge Management and Information Technology.

Please do note that we have specific categories for delegates and solution providers. Do write in to us at SitiK@marcusevanskl.com to find out which category you fall under and we would be more than happy to assist you.

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For more information, please contact:


Khadija Jaafar | Marketing Manager| SitiK@marcusevanskl.com  | +603 2723 6748

For more information please contact Khadija Jaafar at SitiK@marcusevanskl.com

Confirmed Speakers Include:

Seiji Mori, 
Head of IP Operations, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Japan

Denis Croze, 
WIPO Singapore Office

Gangliang Qiao, VP & GC, APAC, Danaher Corporation China

Takayuki Sumita, Secretary-General, Intellectual Property Strategy Headquarters, Cabinet Office

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Key Topic Areas Include:


Delegates at The Summit

Solution Providers at The Summit

Jianguang Du, 
Group IP Director, Shenzhen Mindray China

Jari Vaario, 
Head of patent licensing, Asia-Pacific, 
Nokia Japan

Jason Sheets, 
SVP, Asia Pacific Legal Counsel, 
PTC Japan

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