TPN EUROPE 2019 CONFIRMED SPEAKERS

Anne McAleer
Idex Biometrics
Director, Intellectual Property

David Melville
Smartmatic International Corporation
General Counsel

Kevin Fournier
IBM United Kingdom Limited
Lawyer - Intellectual Property

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

Julia Gwilt
Appleyard Lees IP LLP
partner

Matt Cassie
HGF
Partner

Edward Round
Marks & Clerk LLP
Partner

Nikesh Patel
AA Thornton
Partner

Richard Kennedy
Venner Shipley LLP
Partner

Mike Jennings
AA Thornton
Partner and Patent Attorney

Robert Sackin
Reddie & Grose LLP
Patent Attorney

Earl Nied
Intel Corporation
Program Director - Standards & IPR

Howard Read
Appleyard Lees
Senior Associate

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

Eryl Hardman
Nominet
Senior Legal Counsel

David Galaun
Cisco International Limited
Senior Patent Attorney
PREVIOUS SPEAKERS INCLUDE

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

Patrick Courtney
SiLA Standards
Director

Bill LaFontaine
International Business Machines Corporation
General Manager - Intellectual Property

Jaime Siegel
Open Invention Network
Global Licensing Director

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

Sam Granata
Antwerp Court of Appeal (Belgium)
Judge

Kevin Fournier
IBM United Kingdom Limited
Lawyer - Intellectual Property

Will Jensen
Marks & Clerk LLP
Managing Associate

Sharaz Gill
skepsis telecom
Managing Director

Julia Gwilt
Appleyard Lees IP LLP
partner

Dafydd Bevan
Marks & Clerk Solicitors
Partner

Angela King
Johnson Matthey PLC
Patent Attorney

Amir Askarian
Stratus Law Group
Patent Attorney

Alvin Lam
Maucher Jenkins
Patent Attorney, Partner

Howard Read
Appleyard Lees
Senior Associate

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

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

Sonia Cooper
Microsoft - Skype
Senior Patent Attorney, IP Policy and Strategy
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
Powell Gilbert LLPAssociate
Appleyard Lees IP LLPAssociate
Carpmaels & Ransford LLPAssociate
Slaughter & MayAssociate
FinastraAssociate General Counsel
Kilburn & Strode LLP Associate - patent attorney
Darts-ipBDM
Technology Patent NetworkBusiness Relations Associate
IBM EMEA Intellectual Property Law - UKI, Nordics, SW, MEA Chartered Patent Attorney (UK), European Patent Attorney
Technology Patent NetworkCommercial Partnerships Director
Inventa InternationalConsultant
SiLA StandardsDirector
EPODirector
EPODirector
EPODirector
EPODirector Information & Communications Technology
CentricaDirector - Intellectual Property
Imagination Technologies LimitedDirector of Patents
RENTSCH PARTNER LTDDr. iur., LL.M., Attorney at Law
Canon EuropeEuropean Intellectual Property Director
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