The 11th IP Conference “Best Practices in Turbulent Times”

The 11th IP Conference “Best Practices in Turbulent Times” and the pre-conference workshop co-organised by CUHK Law, United States-China Intellectual Property Institute, Inc. (USCIPI), and Asia Innovation and Intellectual Property Society Limited (AIIPS) was successfully held on 1-3 August 2019 at the CUHK Graduate Law Centre. Speakers included policymakers, business leaders, prominent practitioners, and distinguished academics. The event attracted over 170 participants, who learned various aspects of IP, such as US-China relationship and IP, IP and the Greater Bay Area, IP and data economy, IP and entertainment industries, recent patent and trademark reforms, etc.

From left: CUHK Law Professor Jyh-An Lee, Dean Professor Christopher Gane, and Dr Albert Wai-kit Chan, Founder and Director of USCIPI who gave a welcoming remarks at the conference

Keynote speaker Professor Dongmin Chen, Chair Professor, Institute of Interdisciplinary Sciences, Peking University

Keynote speaker Dr Ruilin Song, Executive President, China Pharmaceutical Innovation and Research Development Association

Keynote speaker Professor Peter K. Yu, Professor of Law, Professor of Communication and Director, Center for Law and Intellectual Property; Texas A&M University

Speakers of the 11th IP Conference