TPN EUROPE 2019 CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

Howard Read
Appleyard Lees
Senior Associate

Julia Gwilt
Appleyard Lees IP LLP
partner

Mike Jennings
AA Thornton
Partner and Patent Attorney

Kevin Fournier
IBM United Kingdom Limited
Lawyer - Intellectual Property

Anne McAleer
IDEX Biometrics
Director, Intellectual Property

Maria Anassutzi
Canon Europe Ltd
Lead European IP Counsel, Intellectual Property

Edward Round
Marks & Clerk LLP
Partner

David Melville
Smartmatic International Corporation
General Counsel

Matt Cassie
HGF
Partner

Nikesh Patel
AA Thornton
Partner

Richard Kennedy
Venner Shipley LLP
Partner

Eryl Hardman
Nominet
Senior Legal Counsel

Chris Hardingham
NXP Semiconductors
Senior Director, Patent Creation & Ops, IP Group

David Galaun
Cisco International Limited
Senior Patent Attorney

Earl Nied
Intel Corporation
Program Director - Standards & IPR

Robert Sackin
Reddie & Grose LLP
Patent Attorney
PREVIOUS SPEAKERS INCLUDE

Kevin Fournier
IBM United Kingdom Limited
Lawyer - Intellectual Property

Bill LaFontaine
International Business Machines Corporation
General Manager - Intellectual Property

Adrian Howes
Nokia
Head of IP and Standards, IP Regulatory Affairs

Alvin Lam
Maucher Jenkins
Patent Attorney, Partner

Simon MacLennan
(formerly) TiVo Corporation
Vice President, IP Strategy, EMEA

Lyle Ellis
Vodafone Group Services Ltd
Senior IPR Manager, Commercial Operations & Intellectual Property

Patrick Courtney
SiLA Standards
Director

Angela King
Johnson Matthey PLC
Patent Attorney

Anna Maria Lagerqvist Gahm
Volvo Car Corporation
Senior IP Counsel / Deputy Chief IP Counsel

Jaime Siegel
Open Invention Network
Global Licensing Director

Sonia Cooper
Microsoft - Skype
Senior Patent Attorney, IP Policy and Strategy

Sharaz Gill
skepsis telecom
Managing Director

Mathew Heim
4iP Counsel Europe, Qualcomm
Board Member, Vice President

Amir Askarian
Stratus Law Group
Patent Attorney

Sam Granata
Antwerp Court of Appeal (Belgium)
Judge

Dafydd Bevan
Marks & Clerk Solicitors
Partner

Will Jensen
Marks & Clerk LLP
Managing Associate

Julia Gwilt
Appleyard Lees IP LLP
partner
WHAT TO EXPECT
So you know what to expect at Tech Patent Network Europe, view the highlights from our sister event, 
LSPN Europe 2018 which took place in London, November 2018. 

CURRENT SPONSORS

PREVIOUS ATTENDEES INCLUDE
CompanyJob Title
EricssonSenior Patent Attorney
GE HydroIP Counsel
GEEuropean Patent Attorney
GE GlobalEuropean Patent Attorney
IBM EMEA Intellectual Property Law - UKI, Nordics, SW, MEA Chartered Patent Attorney (UK), European Patent Attorney
CentricaDirector - Intellectual Property
Hewlett Packard EnterpriseVice President, IP Sales & Licensing
NXPSenior Director, Patent Creation & Ops, IP Group
Imagination Technologies LimitedDirector of Patents
Canon EuropeLead Patent Attorney
VodafonePatent Attorney
SageInvention Capturing & Patent Manager
IBMPatent Attorney
Canon EuropeEuropean Patent Engineer
Canon EuropeEuropean Patent Engineer
NokiaHead of IP and Standards, IP Regulatory Affairs
FinastraAssociate General Counsel
International Airlines GroupIP Manager, Disruptive Tech Team
CiscoSenior Patent Attorney
SiemensHead of IP
CONTACT US
Sponsoring Opportunities: 
Kirsty Pocock
Head of Commercial Partnerships
+ 44 (0) 203 301 8211
 
Attending: 
Kate Wood
Delegate Liaison
+44 (0) 203 301 8232
 
Speaking: 
Sarah Gooding 
Head of Content
sgooding@newtonmedia.co.uk
+44 (0) 7957672202