IAM hosts a series of events under the IPBC banner.

IPBC Global is an annual event hosted in the summer. The 2019 edition took place in Boston from June 16 to 18 2019. This top-level event addressed issues at the cutting edge of IP value creation and management. It brings together acknowledged IP thought leaders from around the world in an atmosphere specifically designed to facilitate the exchange of ideas and experiences. In 2020 IPBC Global is heading to Chicago from 14 to 16 June.

IPBC Asia is the only annual event in Asia-Pacific to focus specifically on IP value creation and reflects the region’s growing importance in the international IP marketplace. The seventh annual event took place in Tokyo on 28 - 30 October 2019. The next IPBC Asia will take place on 6-8 December 2020 in Shanghai.

IPBC Latin America was our inaugural event in the region and took place in Rio de Janeiro last November. IPBC Latin America has been specifically designed with and for rights holders in the region looking to harness and maximise the value of their IP assets. IPBC Latin America is heading to São Paulo on 4 December 2019!  

IPBC Europe was developed by and for IP managers inside European companies looking to closely align IP and business strategies. It focuses specifically on the challenges IP executives face when devising and building sustainable IP value creation programmes. The event will next take place from 24 to 25 March 2020 in Dublin, Ireland.

Focusing on best practice in corporate IP, IPBC’s series of one-day events continues to grow. Other events include:

IPBC India – Bengaluru, India
IPBC Southeast Asia  – Singapore
IPBC Shenzhen  – Shenzhen, China
IPBC Korea  – Seoul, Korea

In 2020 we also add another event to the IPBC portfolio with the inaugural IPBC Israel taking place in Tel Aviv in October 2020. More details to come soon!