30 April 2019
Join us at BioTrinity 2019. Now in its 13th year, BioTrinity is Europe’s leading biopartnering and investment conference and generates unrivalled opportunities for life science companies, academics, investors, and major pharmaceutical players to come together to do deals and establish collaborations.
30 April 2019
Under EPO practice considerations for what is technical and what is not technical are intrinsically bound up with assessment of inventive step: the problem to be solved must be technical and only technical features can contribute to inventive step. In addition, the Boards of Appeal have on occasion attributed a high level of skill to the person skilled in the art in the field of computer science. In this webinar we will discuss the latest EPO case law on separating the technical from the non-technical and inventive step issues arising in specific areas of technology, such as machine learning and...
1 May 2019
J A Kemp is delighted to be sponsoring the first Cambridge Cleantech and Oxfordshire Greentech Special Interest Group (SIG) on Low Carbon Vehicles. The SIG event will be held at the new autonomous vehicle test track at Cranfield University Campus. Cranfield University is world-leading in its contribution to global innovation with a focus on environmental technology, leadership and management, manufacturing and transport systems. The University is a Founder member of Cambridge Cleantech/Oxfordshire Greentech and has created MUEAVI – the Multi-User Environment for Autonomous Vehicle Innovation facility. Join us on the day at Cranfield to see and experience the new autonomous vehicles and the...
3 June 2019
The BIO International Convention is the largest global event for the biotechnology industry and attracts the biggest names in biotech, offers key networking and partnering opportunities, and provides insights and inspiration on the major trends affecting the industry. The event features keynotes and sessions from key policymakers, scientists, CEOs, and celebrities. The Convention also features the BIO Business Forum (One-on-One Partnering), hundreds of sessions covering biotech trends, policy issues and technological innovations, and the world's largest biotechnology exhibition - the BIO Exhibition. This year J A Kemp is represented at BIO by partner Simon Wright.
12 June 2019
PraxisAuril is a member-led organisation that facilitates connections between the public sector research base, stakeholders, government and industry. The PraxisAuril annual conference reflects the organisation's goals to ‘develop, promote, connect’. Whether you are in knowledge exchange, technology transfer, business development, contracts, licensing or intellectual property, you will find the content and contacts you need to power your collaborations. J A Kemp will be represented at PraxisAuril 2019 by Guy Brain.
25 June 2019
MedFIT is the leading European partnering event for innovation partnerships and investment in the MedTech, diagnostic and digital health sectors. MedFIT provides the ideal environment to help industry players to source early-stage assets, to facilitate the emergence of collaborative projects between big players, public research institutions, start-ups and SMEs, to increase licensing opportunities, to obtain funding and to facilitate market access. Join Dominic Forsythe from J A Kemp's Paris office and his colleague Chris O'Beirne at this year's event.
26 June 2019
Has technological innovation or industry’s eternal drive for better margins been the greatest definer of 21st century economics? The unstoppable rise of the internet giants to their current positions has been remarkable – and, at least before the turn of the last millennium, unpredictable. A common phenomenon in the technology community is that key innovations pre-empt their most profitable applications. This “technology first” viewpoint underplays the extent to which vertical markets have always embraced technological change, and the impact that mature industries have on the economics of next generation communications. Many industries have quickly adopted the implications of the connected world and...
26 June 2019
The task of ECTA (European Communities Trade Mark Association) is to promote the knowledge and professionalism of members and owners alike in the fields of trade marks, designs, copyright and other Intellectual Property rights, within the European Union. The 38th ECTA conference will take place on 26-29 June 2019 in Edinburgh. Join J A Kemp trade mark attorney Laurie Bray for three days of working sessions and social events in the beautiful capital city of Scotland.
28 June 2019
J A Kemp’s intellectual property clinic provides an opportunity for start-ups and established businesses to get free informal advice on patents, trade marks and other intellectual property rights from our experts. You might be an inventor or a start-up wanting to know how to protect the ideas underlying your business, or you could be looking to scale-up and grow your business, or you could be an established business looking to maximise the potential of your R&D spend. In all cases you are likely to have intellectual property assets that you will want to secure, protect and exploit. J A Kemp works...
15 September 2019
This year the AIPPI World Congress comes to London. J A Kemp will be hosting a private reception during the event. If you would like to join us please email Charlotte Bainborough to be added to our invitation list. We will be sending invitations nearer the time.