Program

The conference will span for 3 days, from Wednesday 11 September 2024 at 9am to Friday 13 September 2024 at 1.45 pm. It will be preceded by the EPIP PhD workshop in the afternoon of Tuesday 10 September 2024.

 Below is the tentative structure of the conference program, which may be subject to change. Details will be provided after the papers admission process and the participants list are finalized.

The detailed program will be released in Summer 2024.

Tuesday 10 September 2024 (from 2.30 pm)
  • PhD workshop
Wednesday 11 September 2024 (9 am to 6.30 pm)
  • Greetings and introduction 
  • Keynote address 1 (Matthias Leistner)
  • Coffee break
  • Parallel sessions A (2h)
  • Lunch
  • Parallel sessions B (2h)
  • Coffee break
  • Parallel session C (1h) + Roundtable 1 (EPIP meets local Innovators)
  • EPIP Assembly
  • Welcome reception
Thursday 12 September 2024 (9 am to 6.30 pm)
  • Keynote address 2 (Aija Leiponen)
  • Roundtable 2 (Perspectives of Economists at IP Offices)
  • Coffee break
  • Parallel Sessions D (1h20min)
  • Lunch
  • Parallel Sessions E (2h)
  • Roundtable 3 (Blurred lines: data governance, data ownership and intellectual property rights)
  • Gala dinner
Friday 13 September 2024 (9 am to 1.45 pm)
  • Roundtable 4 (EPIP meets policymakers)
  • Roundtable 5 (The role of the judiciary in shaping the future of IP and data law)
  • Coffee break
  • Parallel Sessions F (2h) + Roundtable 6 “Geographical indications between competitiveness and sustainability: challenges and opportunities”
  • Farewell and lunch
Friday 13 September 2024 (5 pm to 11 pm),
– additional charge –

EPIP 2024 social program / tour at Antinori nel Chianti Classico (transfer by bus from Pisa to Bargino (SI), visit of the museum and cellar, dinner at Rinuccio 1180, return by bus to Pisa)

N.B. The event is subject to an additional charge (120 euro) and it is capped at 90 participants. Spots will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis.