Legal Transplant for Innovation and Creativity – China and the evolution of IP Norms –

Invitation seminar

Event time

3.12.2015 09.00 – 4.12.2015 17.30

Location

 Thu: Banquet Hall, Unioninkatu 33, 00170 Helsinki Fri: Futurum, Hanken School of Economics, Arkadiankatu 22, 00100 – Helsinki

Legal Transplant for Innovation and Creativity 
–  China and the evolution of IP Norms –

Academy of Finland Project TRANSIP
Closing conference

Hanken School of Economics and the University of Helsinki, Finland
CASS, Shenzhen University China

2-4 December 2015

Thursday 2 December 2015

8:30 – 9:00 Registration
    
9:00 – 9:15 Welcoming Speech: Professor Kimmo Nuotio, University of Helsinki

Session 1: IP Governance in China and Europe
Legal Transplant for Innovation and Creativity? – Research Findings and Results
Chair: Max Okerblom, Hanken School of Economics

9:15 – 9:45 IP Governance in China and Europe and Legal Transplant  –Presentation of the research findings
Professor Nari Lee, Hanken School of Economics

9:45 -10:00 Commentator: Professor Alexander Peukert, Goethe University

10:00 – 10:15 Break

10:15 – 10:45 Process of IP Law Reform and IP Institutions in China
Professor Mingde Li, China Academy of Social Sciences, Intellectual Property Center

10:45 – 11:15 Commentator 1: Researcher Liguo Zhang, University of Helsinki
Commentator 2: TBC

11:15 -11:45 The making of IP Law in China and Europe: policy driven norm building? 
Professor Niklas Bruun, Hanken School of Economics

11:45 – 12:00    Comment: The making of IP Law in China – CMOs in China
Professor Yang Li, Shenzhen University

12:00 – 12:15 Discussion

12:15 – 13:30 Lunch

Session 2: Evolution of IP Laws in China and Europe
Chair: Professor Juha Karhu, University of Lapland

13:30 – 14:00 Three transplants in the history of intellectual property
Professor Alexander Peukert, Goethe University

14:00 – 14:30  Commentator 1: Professor Zhou Lin, Law Institute of China Academy of Social Sciences
Commentator 2: Professor Juha Karhu, University of Lapland

14:30 – 15:00 IP Institutional capacity building in China – EPO’s Collaboration experiences with SIPO
Carlo Pandolfi, EPO
15:00 – 15:15 Commentator 1: Director Jorma Hanski, PRH (TBC)
15:15 – 15:30 Commentator 2: Professor Yuying Guan, Intellectual Property Center of China Academy of Social Sciences
15:30 – 16:00 Information Law in China: European Copyright Code from Chinese Perspective? 
Professor Zhou Lin, Law Institute of China Academy of Social Sciences

16:00 – 16:15 Commentator: (TBA)

16:15 – 16:30 Discussion

18:00 – 20:00   Conference Dinner

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Friday 4 December 2015

Conference Venue: Futurum,
Hanken School of Economics,
Arkadiankatu 22, 00100 – Helsinki

8:45 – 9:00 Registration

Session 3: Mapping New Challenges for Innovation and Creativity
Chair Niklas Bruun

 9:00 – 9:30 The Chinese Intellectual Property System at 35: Transplant, Transformation and What’s Next
Professor Peter Yu, Texas A&M University

9:30 – 10:00 Commentator 1: Professor Mingde Li, China Academy of Social Sciences, Intellectual Property Center
Commentator 2: Carlo Pandolfi, EPO

10:00 – 10:30 Utility model patent systems and technological development: evolutionary experiences from China and Europe
Dan Prudhomme, IP Key 

10:30 – 10:45 Commentator: TBA

10:45 – 11:00 Break

11:00 – 11:30 Legal Transplants in Biotechnology Legislation
Dhanay Cadillo Chandler, University of Helsinki

11:30 – 11:45 Commentator: TBA

11:45 – 12:15 Telecommunication standards, IP and competition law (TBA)
Liguo Zhang, University of Helsinki

12:15 – 12:30 Commentator: Professor Yang Li, Shenzhen University
 
12:30 – 13:45 Lunch

13:45 – 14:15 Traditional knowledge
Professor Yuying Guan, Intellectual Property Center of China Academy of Social Sciences

14:15 – 14:30 Commentator: Researcher Dhanay Cadillo, University of Helsinki

14:30 – 15:00 Shanzhai, Sumptuary Law, and Intellectual Property Law in Contemporary China
Barton Beebe, Professor, New York University School of Law

15:00 – 15:15 Commentator: Max Okerblom, Hanken School of Economics (TBC)

15:15 – 15:30 Break

15:30 – 16:00 3D printing and IPR
Mikko Antikainen & AdMani project

16:00 – 16:15 Commentator: TBA

16:15 – 16:45 Panel discussion: Lessons Learned And Future Research
Chair: Professor Peter Yu, Texas A&M University
Panelists: Professors Mingde Li, Yuying Guan, Lin Zhou, Niklas Bruun, Yang Li

17.30 CLOSING

Arranging organization

Hanken School of Economics and the University of Helsinki, Finland
CASS, Shenzhen University China

Additional information

Register for the seminar no later than 25 November 2015.

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