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ADCN / MDBC: COVID – 19 Impact on IP Protection in SEA

June 22, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Dear MDBC Members,

COVID – 19 Impact on IP Protection in Southeast Asia

ADB – DutchCham, the Dutch Business Association Vietnam (DBAV), the Dutch Business Network Indonesia, the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines (DCCP), the Malaysian Dutch Business Council (MDBC), and the Netherlands Thai Chamber of Commerce (NTCC) join hands once more for a webinar as the ASEAN Dutch Chamber Network (ADCN), titled: COVID – 19 Impact on IP Protection in Southeast Asia.

This webinar is hosted in cooperation with the Southeast Asia IPR SME Helpdesk, an EU – funded project that provides European companies with advise on intellectual property in Southeast Asia. For this webinar, our expert speaker, Franck Fougere will focus on structural changes companies in the ASEAN region might expect related to their business, including:

* Consumer behaviour changes leads to new challenges especially online;
* The impact of lockdown on the sale of counterfeits;
* IP protection and IP enforcement challenges;
* Impact of COVID – 19 on brand image;
* Post COVID – 19 trends; and
* Take Away Tips and Recommendations.

Date: 22 June 2020
Time:  17:00 – 18:00 hrs (Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines)
             16:00 – 17:00 hrs (Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia)
             11:00 – 12:00 hrs (the Netherlands)
Webinar Platform: Go To Webinar

Speaker bio:

Franck Fougere (Managing Partner, Ananda Intellectual Property)

Practicing Intellectual Property in Thailand since 2003, Franck founded Ananda IP in 2011 with the goal of creating Thailand’s best boutique IP firm. Now recognised as a Top Tier firm ranked among Thailand’s Top 3 Intellectual Property practice (Legal 500), Ananda IP  services include trademark and patent
prosecution, trademark strategy, copyright and patent litigation, anti – counterfeit strategy, and IPcontracts.

In addition to servicing several high – profile, multinational corporations from Europe, China, Japan, the United States, India, UAE, and throughout Southeast Asia, Franck is also a frequent speaker on cutting – edge IP issues at professional symposiums and conferences. Franck is a recognized expert and regular lecturer for the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) courses and conferences on patent, trademark, and design law, and has taught in the WIPO’s Distance Learning program for over 10 years.  Franck also advises the European Union (ECAP & EU / ASEAN IPR Helpdesk), the Swiss Government (ISIP Iand ISIP II), and the French government on IP issues. Franck’s published works includes several expert studies and articles, including two IP guides for Thailand published in 2011 and 2013.

Please note: This event is for MDBC and ADCN members only.
All members of MDBC and / or ADCN are encouraged to register online via the REGISTRATION FORM HERE.
By clicking and registering online, you acknowledge the event guidelines.

MDBC will not be handling registrations for this event directly.  Limited “seats” are available so registration is on a first come, first served basis.  We would like to encourage MDBC members to register early.

We look forward to your attendance!

With best regards,
MDBC Secretariat


June 22, 2020
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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