16-17 March 2017: Official kick-off in Brussels of the EIPIN-Innovation Society project


On 16-17 March 2017, the participants of the EIPIN-Innovation Society gathered at the UM Campus Brussels for the official kick-off of project. This project is funded by the European Commission within the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, European Joint Doctorates (EJD). It aims to examine the role of intellectual property (IP) as a complex adaptive system in innovation[UW1] . For more information, please visit: http://www.eipin-innovationsociety.org/

Were present at the kick off meeting: academics from the EIPIN institutions (Maastricht University, University of Alicante, Queen Mary University of London, Université de Strasbourg - CEIPI, Universität Augsburg, the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition) and its main partners the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO), Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC), Jagiellonian University, European Seed Association (ESA), Hovione, European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), Ericsson, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations, Chemelot InSciTe, ASTP Proton, the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI), the International Confederation of Authors and Composers Societies (CISAC).

The Directors of the EIPIN Centres