The 2017 CIPA Life Science Conference

Thursday 16th and Friday 17th November 2017

Whittlebury Hall Hotel, Whittlebury, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8QH

The CIPA Life Sciences Conference is the UK’s premier annual educational and networking event for patent and IP professionals active in the pharma, medical technology and biotechnology sectors. Over nearly two decades the Conference has provided unrivalled expert insight into the latest developments in patents, regulatory and IP law in the global life science industry. Most importantly, the event provides a friendly environment for in-house and private practice professionals to network and share experiences.

Pre-dinner speech by Mr Justice Birss

Topics will include:

UK, EPO, Russia and US Law updates
Nagoya – update and in practice
UPC update and a panel session on life post-Brexit
Plausibility in the UK and at the EPO
Patenting Antibodies & Regulatory issues for Biosimilars
Making money out of technology

Up to 9 hours CPD

Please click on the following links for a programme and maps of the venue.

We would like to announce that this years’ CIPA Life Sciences Conference has a free, official app. Download details here.

Accomodation on Wednesday 15th November at the Whittlebury Hall Hotel is now full. If you require accommodation on Wednesday night, please see a list of nearby hotels here.

The online booking for the Conference is now closed. If you would like to be put onto the waiting list, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Whittlebury Hall Hotel