Innovation & IP

Forum and Awards


The Innovation & IP Forum and Awards is dedicated to challenges and opportunities worldwide in patent, trademark, IT, IP litigation and other related rights. Kick off the New Year in great company by being part of this unique one-day event, gathering 500+ international key players from the world of innovation, including general counsel, IP directors, chief innovation officers, R&D directors and directors of strategy.

One-to-One Meetings

  • Enhance your international referral network and build new alliances.
  • Pre-schedule meetings with those who matter most to you.
  • Meet your peers from around the world.

Conferences Expert Insights

  • Attend the conferences and debate the latest IP trends with key leaders.
  • 60 international experts share their experience and insights on three main tracks running simultaneously. – Track I: Patent – Track II: Trademark – Track III: Data Protection / IT

Awards Ceremony

  • A seated networking lunch will be followed by a ceremony, awarding the best IP Directors and a cocktail reception will end the day with the best IP Advisors awards.
  • 80 high-profile jury members will elect the best players in more than 15 categories.
  • 500 attendees, opportunities to meet the best players and share views on the IP future.

Key Figures

Decision makers

International speakers

Prestigious awards ceremonies

Jury members

Last confirmed speakers

Mathieu Aubert

General Counsel


Jean-Rémi Butruille

IP Director Constellium

Nathalie Chasques

Global Brand Protection Director Moët Hennessy & Chandon

Vincent Fauchoux

Partner,Deprez Guignot Associés & Co-Founder BlockchainyourIP

Sophie Pasquier

Principal Intellectual Property & Licensing Counsel, PHILIPS

Tim Hirsch

Vice President Legal & General Counsel CAASTEL

Suzanne Oliver

Senior Director, Patents and Trademarks ARM

Pankaj Soni


Pierre Gendraud

IP Director PSA Group

Stephan Wolke

Head of IP Thyssenkrupp IP

Simon Baggs

CEO & Founder Incopro

David Modzeleski

Senior Vice President, IP and Litigation Discovery

Yann Dietrich

Senior Patent licensing executive & IP counsel France Brevets


The Innovation & IP Forum and Awards is a Leaders League event

15, avenue de la Grande Armée 75116 Paris, France Phone: +33 (0)1 45 02 25 00 Fax: +33 (0)1 43 92 93 95

Annecy Wong Moi Sang – Head of the Innovation & IP Forum & Awards :

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