The European Patent Office organizes four online lectures online to learn how patents can be used to protect MedTech inventions and will find out about some of the challenges in the patent granting process specific to the application of new technologies to medicine.interact with EPO examiners, IP specialists and inventors active in MedTech.
The four online lectures are an ideal opportunity for participants to interact with EPO examiners, IP specialists and inventors active in MedTech.
Lecture 3: Thursday, 20 October 2022 14.00-15.00
IP related challenges for an in-house IP team in Medical Technology
During this lecture we will hear how an industry adapts to these changes and what are the challenges that this brings for an in-house IP team.
Expert: Dr.-Ing. Christoph Hitzelberger, Dr. Jörg Dreyhsig, Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA
Moderator: Carlos Rivera Pons, team manager, EPO