Platinum sponsor

Transpacific IP Group Limited

Host Sponsors

Shobayashi International Patent & Trademark OfficeBeijing East IP LtdLexOrbisTsai, Lee & Chen Co Ltd

Gold sponsors

Acacia Research GroupTechInsightsRockstarQuestelKenyon & Kenyon LLPIntellectual VenturesRouse & Co International LLPPhilips Intellectual Property & Standards

Silver sponsors

ChipworksMintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.SyndefenseAsia IP ExchangeGlobal IP Law Group

Bronze sponsors

Papst Licensing GmbH & Co KGInnographyIPXIGoogleConversantAnJie Law FirmHTSWisdomain, IncOcean TomoAnaquaThomson ReutersCPA Global

Supported by

International IP Commercialization CouncilAutoHarvest Foundation

Media partners

International Law OfficeLexologyGlobe Law and BusinessWorld Trademark Review

Presented by

Intellectual Asset Management


Rene Chung
Partner, Adamsons & Partners

Guillaume Menage
Vice president, licensing and IP Counsel, France Brevets

Béatrix de Russé
President, BAIP

Roger Chang
Partner, Lee and Li Attorneys at Law

Vincent Puyplat
Vice president, France Brevets

Haiyin Chang
Chief technical advisor & US patent agent, Louis International Patent Office

David Cordeiro
Vice president, commercial transactions, TechInsights

Alyssa Harvey Dawson
Vice president, global intellectual property and licensing, Harman

"IPBC Asia 2014 in Shanghai brought together the key IP business decision makers from throughout Asia. The major high-tech companies from China, Japan, Taiwan and Korea, as well as from North America and Europe, were all well represented. It was a great conference to meet old friends, make new contacts, hear industry trends and set up business deals. "   Philip Parker
P J Parker & Co

"Having most of the key IP community together in one place allowed an excellent exchange of views and networking opportunity. I really liked the programme, the professional stature of the speakers, the length of the conference and the IP Hall of Fame dinner. There was adequate time to network as well."   Bruce Story
Senior adviser
ipCapital Group Inc

"An excellent IP conference focusing on the most up-to-date IP issues and developments."   Stephen Fu
Patent counsel
Svenska Cellulosa AB

"You pulled together an exceptional event and it was a pleasure meeting everyone. A number of people told me that this is now likely the top IP event in the world. "   Erin-Michael Gill
Executive vice president

"In five short years, the IPBC has become a place for thought leaders in IP. As such, it is a force in shaping the discussion."   Charles R Neuenschwander

"The forum, the agenda and the participants and attendees were of the highest calibre."   Daniel Henry
Vice president, licensing
Personal Audio LLC

"The IPBC is a great conference for all business leaders who truly understand the value of IP. A must-attend conference!"   Bjorn Teuwsen
Director of communications
Philips Intellectual Property & Standards

"The IPBC is the 'central station' for networking with patent monetisers."   Thomas Ewing
Founder and prinicipal consultant
Avancept LLC

"In my view, the best IP conference in the industry. Top-notch substance; top-notch people."   Michael Kasdan
Amster Rothstein & Ebenstein LLP

"The panels are great; the topics are wonderful."   Deirdre Leane

"The IPBC provided a lively meeting and discussion forum for IP thought leaders; an excellent event."   Peter Spours
Head of IP strategy & transactions

"I was extremely pleased to attend IAM’s IPBC. Good and interesting crowd, excellent workshops with high-calibre speakers and an exciting live IP auction."   Paul VU van Grevenstein
Member scienctific advisory council
Lung Foundation NL

"The IPBC is not one of those mass audience convocations. Rather, it is a real thought-leadership laboratory for identifying value in the ideas that fuel companies, businesses and the world of commerce. This meeting is Davos for the people who invest in and manage the intellectual capital which is at the source of value in business today. Count yourself lucky if you can participate."   John Olsen
Edwards Wildman Palmer UK LLP

"Attending the IPBC was a worthwhile investment, which cannot always be said about conferences in this field. Not only were the topics and presenters of the highest calibre, but the list of participants was a veritable 'who's who' of the IP business world."   Horacio E Gutierrez
Corporate vice president and deputy general counsel
Microsoft Corporation

"The IPBC is a unique conference on the business of intellectual property. It's the most useful conference I attend."   George Hutchinson
General manager
Invention Practica LLC

"The IPBC is the single most auspicious and useful gathering of IP holders, executives and investors."   Bruce Berman
Chief executive officer
Brody Berman Associates Inc

"The event generated the most liquidity for collaboration opportunities that I have ever experienced. Every year, the IPBC gets better and better."   Richard Lucas
Founder and CEO
WhiteKnight Consulting

"I met very interesting people who seemed to be real 'movers and shakers' in the contemporary patent IP scene."   Lynne Beresford
Former commissioner for trademarks
US Patent & Trademark Office

"The exchange and networking possibilities with the world's most experienced and competent IP people are superb and are propelling IP know-how!"   Daniel G Papst
Managing director and patent attorney
Papst Licensing GmbH & Co KG

"A great networking event for CIPOs."   Jon Harwood
Group IP manager
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Limited

"It is the most useful of all conferences because it gathers leaders from disparate disciplines who rarely meet, but need to. The IPBC team are sensationally helpful and the entire event is exceptionally well organised."   Paul R Michel
Chief Judge (Retired)
Chief Judge (Retired) US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

"The event is one of the best conferences for IP business, as a significant part of the IP community attends."   Ton van Hoef
Vice president and chief IP counsel

"It’s nice to have different parts of the ecosystem all in one place at one time, discussing whatever the latest issues are. I find it very energising and engaging."   Micky Minhas
Chief patent counsel

"A well-organised event involving the top players in intellectual property."   Peter Zhang
General counsel, board secretary
Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications

"The IPBC has become the place to be to hear the latest on IP and to meet the top in IP."   Ruud J Peters
Royal Philips NV

"This was one of the best conferences I have attended."   Carl Horton
Vice president and chief IP counsel

"These are great conferences."   Ira Blumberg
Vice president of IP

"An opportunity to listen to and exchange views with some of the leading thinkers in the world of IP business."   Patrick Couzens
Intellectual asset manager
Nestlé SA

"This was a terrific conference with great global participation from the IP community leadership."   Thaddeus Burns
Senior counsel, IP and technology policy
General Electric Co

"An outstanding and very valuable event."   Elisabeth Sussex
Head of IP

"The IPBC is unique in the world of IP."   David Kappos
Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP

"An astonishingly high participation of IP practitioners. In one event, a global IP who's who."   Ciarán McGinley
Principal director, patent administration
European Patent Office

"The event is a great place to meet and greet a great diversity of IP professionals, not only the 'legal' side of IP. The IPBC attracts many people who are active in diverse roles within small and large organisations, and who drive a new creative business thinking around IP."   Edith Hermans
Group director IP
Tessenderlo Group

"I’m amazed at the quality and content of the presentations. The speakers and the attendees are really at the leading edge of how the industry is evolving."   Jayson Pankin
President and CEO
AutoHarvest Foundation

Platinum sponsor

Transpacific IP Group Limited

Host Sponsors

Beijing East IP LtdLexOrbisTsai, Lee & Chen Co LtdShobayashi International Patent & Trademark Office

Gold sponsors

RockstarRouse & Co International LLPPhilips Intellectual Property & StandardsIntellectual VenturesAcacia Research GroupQuestelKenyon & Kenyon LLPTechInsights

Silver sponsors

Asia IP ExchangeSyndefenseMintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.Global IP Law GroupChipworks

Bronze sponsors

Ocean TomoHTSPapst Licensing GmbH & Co KGCPA GlobalConversantWisdomain, IncInnographyAnaquaGoogleThomson ReutersIPXIAnJie Law Firm

Supported by

International IP Commercialization CouncilAutoHarvest Foundation

Media partners

World Trademark ReviewInternational Law OfficeGlobe Law and BusinessLexology

Presented by

Intellectual Asset Management