What is next in Innovation, Intellectual Property and Standard Essential Patents?

Date and Time

Tuesday, 06 December
2:00 - 5:10pm followed by cocktails


Thon Hotel EU, Rue de la Loi 75, 1040 Bruxelles, Belgium


At this half day seminar we will examine the challenges and opportunities for antitrust enforcement of FRAND committed SEP’s and discuss the outlook on innovation and standardization.

This unique industry gathering will see MLex experts alongside regulators, SEP holders, academics, and senior legal practitioners to guide you through today’s evolving landscape.

Agenda Highlights

  • Key Speakers include Terrell McSweeny, Commissioner, FTC and  Nicholas Banasevic , Head of Unit, DG Competition
  • Key issues to be addressed
    1. Licensing policy debate
    2. The FRAND regime
    3. Emerging Technologies
    4. Case law developments

Confirmed Speakers


Terrell McSweeny





Nicholas Banasevic
Head of Unit
DG Competition
European Commission





Christian Riis-Madsen 







Patrick Hofkens
Director IPR Policy





Robert Pocknell
Fair Standards Alliance





Hee-Eun Kim
Senior Legal & Policy Counsel
Samsung Electronics Europe





Dr. Alexis Walckiers
Chief Economist
Belgian Competition Authority





Book Now - Early Bird Offer - €195

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