Follow the annual course on patents, trademarks and designs. For innovative entrepreneurs who wish to improve their intellectual property (IP) know-how, V.O. Patents & Trademarks organizes a basic course on IP on Thursday 1 November 2018. This course will be given, in English, by our attorneys and feature many practical examples and skill trainings. In terms of content, this course can be compared to the previous editions of our IP Academy course.
Basic course – 1 November
The basic course addresses practical aspects of IP and is intended for those who are still relatively unfamiliar with IP. The course teaches the basic terminology, how to read a patent and what possibilities are offered by IP. The day will be rounded off with a game in which the newly acquired IP skills can be practiced.
V.O. also offers an advanced course, to be held on 15 November. The advanced course is intended for IP managers and IP responsibles having some practical experience. For more information about the advanced course, one is referred to the web page IP Academy – Advanced.
Program basic course
09.00 – 09.30: Welcome with coffee and tea
09.30 – 10.30: Introduction patents, trademarks, designs
10.30 – 11.15: Official authoritities, requirements, timelines, costs
11.15 – 12.00: Introduction search
12.00 – 12.45: Lunch
12.45 – 13.30: Infringement, opposition, freedom to operate
13.30 – 14.15: A closer look at the patent claims
14.15 – 15.15: Game Activate your Ideas – IP in practice
15.15 – 15.30: Break
15.30 – 16.15: Evaluation of the IP game
16.15 – 16.45: Rounding off, certificate
V.O. Patents & Trademarks – Utrecht
3526 KV Utrecht – NL
Costs and registration
This course cost € 450, clients of V.O. receive € 100 discount via the promotional code*
Register before 17 September 2018 and profit from a € 50 early-bird discount.
* If you are a V.O. client but have not received a promotional code, please contact your patent or trademark attorney.
The above costs are per person and exclusive of VAT. Registrations are handled by Eventbrite.nl. Registration and payment can be effected directly via the ticket box below. The costs shown on this website are inclusive of VAT.