What to Expect

  • CEOs
  • CTOs
  • Founders & Managing Directors
  • Inventors
  • R&D Managers
  • Heads of IP
  • In-House Legal Counsels
  • Heads/Directors of Innovation

etc. venues St. Paul's,

27 November 2017

Who attends?


LONDON // 2017

  • Update your IP management practices through technology
  • Understand the best techniques in commercialisation of soft and hard intangible assets
  • Find the latest IP theft protection applications
  • Set your legal IP affairs accurately 
  • Build a bridge between your R&D and IP departments
  • Learn how to use IP as a collateral when borrowing
  • Strong focus on SMEs

  • A.I. & Advanced Machine Learning
  • Virtual & Augmented Reality
  • Conversational Systems
  • Automations and Data Analytics 
  • Blockchain & Distributed Ledger Technology
  • Drones
  • 3D Printing
  • Autonomous Transportation
  • Next-Gen Batteries
  • Software and Gaming
  • Cloud Computing
  • Cyber Security and Data Privacy 

Why attend?

Industry Focus

  • Meet and network with decision makers representing Emerging tech firms and SMEs
  • Introduce your latest products and services to a carefully selected audience of IP owners
  • Explore the uncharted territories of IP in Emerging technologies

Listen to over 25 speakers leading the world of Intellectual Property. Attend 5 heated panel discussion, 4 stand-alone presentations and 5 networking sessions. Meet with 150 attendees and 200+ online viewers looking beyond tomorrow in an ever-changing IP world. Get the tools, insights and inspiration you need to take your IP management to the next level.

Get a fresh perspective.

Explore new areas.

The Future Tech IP Summit explores the  uncharted territories of Emerging technologies with strong focus on IP management and commercialisation for Small to Medium Size Enterprises. 

etc.venues St Paul's is a state of the art conference centre and London is the most prominent innovation hub in Europe. We are bringing in the best speakers in the industry at the same time, into the same room. What a chance!

etc. Venues St.Paul's,

200 Aldersgate, St. Pauls, London EC1A 4HD,

27 November 2017

Founder and CEO at Dovetailed

World class speakers!



Ken Bird

CEO at West Coast Software

Jon Calvert



Alternatively, give us a call on +44 (0) 203 7139 396

Partner & Patent Attorney 


Vaiva Kalnikaitė

Senior Legal Counsel (IP and Digital Rights)

Telefónica S.A.

Keynote speaker:

Wulf Höflich

Dr. Chris Donegan

Margaret Hartnett


Invention Capital Associates

Antoine Amann 

Dr. Jochen Spuck



Senior Vice President


Ilia Kolochenko

Alec Cameron

Ilia Kolochenko

CEO & Founder

High-Tech Bridge

Managing Partner, and Head of Electronics 

Venner Shipley LLP

Patent Expert

ip-search – Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property

Jordan Fantaay

Founder & CEO 


Director, Legal and Patents

IDscan Biometrics

Zeev Fisher

Leonard Austin

Jan Walaski

Co-Founder & CTO

Ravelin Technology

Gareth Jones

VP Intellectual Property 


Jesse Lozano

Nominate a speaker:

Raj Sark

Markus Glasser 

Founder and Lead Inventor




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Agenda in-brief

The full conference programme and further details for the Future Tech IP Summit are provided upon request only.

8:00-8:45 Registration and Breakfast

8:45-8:55 Chairman's opening remarks

8:55-9:15 Opening Keynote

9:15-10:00 Demystifying IP- How Important is IP to Tech Start Ups?

10:00-10:15 Stand-Alone Presentation

10:15-11:00 Catalyst or Insurance Policy? – The Role of IP in Commercialisation 

11:00-12:00 Coffee and Tea Networking Session

12:00-12:45 Dealing with infringement – How Do SME’s Defend Their IP?

12:45-13:00 Stand-Alone Presentation

13:00 -14:00 Lunch

14:00-14:45 Global versus Local- Tech IP and Local Markets

14:45-15:00 Stand-Alone Presentation

15:00-15:45 Who Owns the Problem? - Responsibility & Management of IP in a Fast Growing Company

15:45-16:45  Coffee and Tea Networking Session

16:45-17:15 IP and Sales- Product Sales Versus Licensing, Business Models and Investor Economics

17:15-18:00 IP Financing- Fantasy or Real Opportunity?

18:00-18:10 Closing Remarks

18:10-19:30 Drinks Reception

Save your spot and get to learn more about the importance of IP to your business!

Simple pricing plans for the FTIP Summit


IP Owners/SMEs/

In-House Legal Counsels

Final release


Service Providers*

Final release

*Including, but not limited to law firms, IP consultancy firms, translation firms, IP software providers.

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