Alberto Chairing a Session at an EPO/OECD Conference

EPO and OECD jointly organized a conference focused on technology managementEPO and OECD jointly organized a conference focused on technology management

Munich, May 6th. Alberto was responsible for the session titled  “How Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) can fuel open science and open innovation”. When asked what was a very important and neglected aspect in technology transfer, Alberto said “people, people, people!” It is very important to consider the professionalism and experience of researchers and managers involved in the process.

EPO and OECD jointly organized a conference focused on technology management

The session featured talks by:

Kazuyuki Motohashi, Professor, Department of Technology Management for Innovation,
University of Tokyo, Japan
Thomas Osburg, Director Europe – Corporate Aairs, Intel, Germany
Marisol Quintero, Director of Innovation, Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncológicas, Spain
Claudia Tapia, Director, IP Policy, Patent & Standards Strategy, BlackBerry, Germany
Nikolaus Thumm, Chief Economist, European Patent Oce