Platinum sponsor

Transpacific IP

Country sponsors

IP BridgePanasonicMitsui & Co, Ltd

Gold sponsors

EricssonSisvelipCreateBird & BirdIntralinkValuenexIntellectual VenturesQuestelKenyon & Kenyon LLPChipworksIPVALUE Nokia TechnologiesDeloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory TechinsightsGlobal IP Law Group Philips Intellectual Property & StandardsSyndefense

Host Sponsors

Shobayashi Patent & Trademark OfficeBeijing East IP LtdTMI AssociatesBaker & McKenzieR K DewanAlpha & Omega Law Corporation

Supported by

European Patent Office

Silver sponsors

Acacia Research GroupVectis

Bronze sponsors

Mintz LevinQuinn PacificUnified PatentsHTSParsa WirelessSedoValipatLexisNexis®ConversantDolby Laboratories GooglePatSnapAnaquaTechPatsSonderhoff & EinselWisdomain IncAsia IP Exchange MicrosoftGreenblum & Bernstein, P.L.C.

Supported by

Patent Agents Association of IndiaAutoharvestOsaka Institute of Technology Intellectual Property Association of JapanInternational IP Commercialization Council

Media partners

LexologyInternational Law OfficeWorld Trademark Review

Attendee breakdown

IPBC Asia is focused on two key groups: chief IP officers, heads of intellectual property and their equivalents at major enterprises; and leading IP investors, aggregators, intermediaries, regulators and service providers.

To date, more than 4,500 delegates have attended IPBC’s global, regional and jurisdictional events, with well over 500 world-class thought leaders joining the speaker faculties.

Held in Japan, the region’s IP powerhouse, IPBC Asia 2015 was our largest Asia-Pacific event yet, with over 500 delegates in attendance.

The following are delegate statistics from recent IPBC events in the region.

IPBC Asia 2014

450 delegates attended the second IPBC Asia, held in Shanghai in December 2014.

IPBC Japan 2014

IPBC Japan was a select invitation-based event. It brought together an unparalleled audience of over 200 senior-level IP managers from leading Japanese and international companies

IPBC Asia 2013

Close to 400 delegates attended the inaugural IPBC Asia, held in Singapore in November 2013.

  • Assistant Councillor, Intellectual Property
  • Assistant Director of Policy and Co-ordination
  • Assistant Gen. Counsel, Head of Trademark
  • Assistant General Counsel
  • Assistant Vice President – Technical
  • Intellectual Property
  • Associate Corporate Counsel
  • Associate Director, IP Strategy
  • Associate General Counsel and Director
  • Intellectual Property
  • CEO
  • Chair and Chief Scientific Officer
  • Chairman and CEO
  • Chief Intellectual Property Attorney
  • Chief IP Counsel
  • Chief IP Officer
  • Chief R & D and Scientific Services
  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Company Secretary and Head Legal Affairs
  • Corporate Vice President and Deputy
  • General Counsel
  • Corporate Vice-President for IP Policy
  • and Strategy
  • CPO
  • Deputy General Counsel & Chief Intellectual
  • Property Counsel
  • Director for Intellectual Property
  • Director for Strategic Planning and
  • Management Council
  • Director Intellectual Property
  • Director Intellectual Property and Licensing
  • Director IP Licensing & Strategy
  • Director of Intellectual Asset Strategy and
  • Management
  • Director, IPR Acquisitions and Investments
  • Director, Portfolio Development
  • Director, Technology Assets
  • EMEA/Regional Trademark Counsel
  • Executive Vice President and General Counsel
  • Executive vice president of IP and Licensing
  • Founder
  • General Counsel
  • General Manager, Intellectual Property Group
  • Global Director, IPR Litigation
  • Head of Intellectual Property
  • Head of IP Center
  • Head of IP/IT Law Practice Group
  • Head of Legal Office
  • Head of the Controlling Office
  • Intellectual Asset Manager
  • Intellectual Asset Strategy Management
  • IP Adviser
  • IP Consultant
  • IP Manager
  • Licensing Manager
  • Managing Counsel, IP
  • Managing Director
  • Managing Director and Chairman
  • Managing Partner
  • Partner
  • Partner – Head of IP
  • President
  • President & CEO
  • President and Chief Executive Officer
  • Senior Brand Counsel
  • Senior IP Counsel
  • Senior Legal Counsel & Head of Intellectual
  • Property
  • Senior Legal Counsel IP
  • Senior Licensing Counsel
  • Senior Manager Global Brand Protection & Claims
  • Senior Patent Attorney
  • Senior Patent Operations Counsel
  • Senior Trademark Counsel
  • Senior Vice President and Chief Intellectual
  • Property Counsel
  • Senior Vice President and Legal Counsel
  • SVP, Global IP & Business Strategy
  • Trademark Consultant
  • Vice President & Associate General Counsel
  • Vice president and Head of Global IP Practice
  • Vice President, Business Development
  • Vice President, Intellectual Capital
  • Management
  • Vice President, Intellectual Property
  • Vice President-General Counsel
  • VP & Associate General Counsel, Global IP
  • VP & Associate General Counsel, Global
  • Patents
  • VP of Corporate Development
  • VP of IP and Licensing
  • VP Technology Transfer
  • VP, Licensing
  • VP, Program Management

IPBC Asia attendees

  • 3M Company
  • Acacia Research Corp
  • Aigo Digital Technology
  • Air Liquide
  • Alibaba Group
  • Allied Security Trust
  • Amadeus SAS
  • Anaqua
  • Article One Partners
  • Aruba Networks
  • Asia Pulp and Paper
  • AT&T Intellectual Property
  • Au Optronics
  • Audi
  • Awapatent
  • Baidu
  • Bardehle Pagenberg
  • Beijing East IP
  • Beijing Guodian Futong Science & Technology Development Co.
  • Beijing Municipal Technology Innovation Centre
  • Beijing Shunwei Capital Investment Advisor Co.
  • Beijing Yudong Technology Development
  • Being Red Sun Pharmaceutical Co
  • Bird & Bird
  • BOE Technology Group Co
  • BYD Company
  • Cambridge Display Technology
  • Canon
  • Cellport Systems
  • China Academy of Railway Sciences
  • China Academy of Telecommunication Research of MIIT
  • China IP Society
  • China Kweichow Moutai Distillery Co
  • China Patent Agent
  • China Resources
  • China Technology Exchange
  • China Telecom
  • China Unicom
  • Chipworks
  • Chunghwa Picture Tubes
  • CIP Investment
  • Cochlear
  • Conversant Intellectual Property Management
  • CPA Global
  • CSIRO
  • Datang Telecom Technology & Industry Group
  • Deacons
  • Dolby Laboratories
  • Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
  • Embraer
  • Ericsson
  • Exploit Technologies
  • Ford Global Technologies
  • Fortress Investment Group
  • Founder International Co
  • France Brevets
  • Geely
  • General Electric
  • General Patent Corporation
  • Generon (Shanghai) Corporation
  • Global Patent Transactions
  • Global Techlink
  • Goldwind Science & Technology Co
  • Google
  • Gree Electric Appliances Inc of Zhuhai
  • Greyhound IP
  • Guangdong Solid State Light Industry Innovation Center
  • Haier
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Hitachi
  • HTC Corporation
  • Huawei Technologies Co
  • Hutchison Medi Pharma
  • Hyundai Motor Company
  • IBM
  • IBV Capital
  • ICEBERG Capital Partners
  • Idea Bridge Asset Management
  • Industrial Technology Research Institute
  • Infosys
  • Ingersoll Rand
  • Innography
  • Intellectual Discovery Co
  • Intellectual Ventures
  • InterDigital
  • IP-Bridge
  • IPXI Holdings
  • Isis Innovation
  • Jiangsu Simcere Pharmaceutical R&D Co
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • L'Oréal
  • Lenovo
  • LG Electronics Co
  • Liu Shen & Associates
  • Livzon Pharmaceutical Group
  • MediaTek
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • MiiCs & Partners
  • Mindray
  • Mitsui & Co
  • NEC Corp
  • New Morning IP
  • NLT Technologies
  • Nokia Corporation
  • Novartis
  • NXP Semiconductors
  • Ocean Tomo
  • Ovidian Group
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Papst Licensing
  • Parsa Wireless Communications
  • Patent Finance Consulting Co
  • Patent Protection Association of China
  • Peking University
  • Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
  • Pluritas
  • Qualcomm
  • Reliance Industries
  • Rio Tinto Group
  • Robert Bosch
  • Rockstar Consortium
  • Rohm Company
  • Rouse
  • Rovi Corp
  • RPX Corporation
  • Samsung Display
  • Samsung Electronics Co
  • Sanofi
  • Sany Group
  • Shanghai General Motors Co
  • Shanghai Intellectual Property Academy
  • Shanghai Intellectual Property Administration
  • Shenzhen Netac Technology Co
  • Shenzhen Technology Transfer Promotion Center
  • Simcere Pharmaceutical Group
  • Sinofaith IP Group
  • Sinopec
  • Sony Corporation
  • Sony Mobile China
  • Stanford University
  • Swisscom Schweiz
  • TAEUS International Corporation
  • Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company
  • Tasly Pharmaceutical Group
  • Tata Group
  • TCL Corporation
  • TechInsights
  • Technicolor
  • Tencent
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Tianjin Binhai IP Exchange International
  • Tianjin Institute of Pharmaceutical Research
  • Transpacific IP Group
  • Tsai Lee & Chen
  • Tsinghua University
  • Tsingtao Brewery
  • Unified Patents
  • Unilever
  • Union Pay
  • United Property And Share Rights Exchange
  • Via Licensing
  • Watchdata Technologies
  • Weichai Power
  • Western Digital
  • Wi-LAN
  • Wipro
  • Xiaomi
  • Zhejiang University
  • Zhigu Company
  • ZTE Corporation

IPBC Japan attendees

  • Alpine Electronics Inc
  • ALPS Electric Co. Ltd
  • American Embassy Tokyo
  • Astellas Pharma Inc
  • Bridgestone Corporation
  • Canon Inc.
  • Casio Computer Co. Ltd
  • Chipworks
  • CISCO
  • Coca-Cola (Japan) Co. Ltd
  • Daiichi Sankyo Co. Ltd
  • Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory Co., Ltd
  • DeNA Co. Ltd
  • Denso Corporation
  • DIC Corporation
  • DNP TechnoResearch Corporation
  • Docomo Technology, Inc
  • Ericsson
  • Finnegan
  • FUJIFILM Corporation
  • Fujitsu Limited
  • Funai Electric Co. Ltd.
  • GREE Inc
  • GS Yuasa International Ltd
  • Hitachi Ltd
  • Hitachi Maxell Ltd
  • Hitachi Medical Corporation
  • Honda Patent and Technologies North America
  • IBM Japan Ltd
  • Innovation Network Corporation of Japan
  • Intellectual Ventures
  • IP Bridge Inc
  • Japan Display Inc
  • Japan Intellectual Property Association
  • Japan IP Network
  • Japan Patent Office
  • JVC Kenwood Corporation
  • Kanazawa Institute of Technology
  • Kao Corporation
  • KDDI Corporation
  • Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd.
  • KYOCERA Corporation
  • METI
  • Microsoft
  • Mimaki Engineering Co. Ltd
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd
  • Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.
  • Mitsui & Co. Ltd
  • NEC Corporation
  • Nihon University
  • NIKKEI INC.
  • Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
  • Nissan Motor Co. Ltd
  • NLT Technologies Ltd
  • Novartis
  • NTT Advanced Technology Corporation
  • NTT DOCOMO, INC
  • Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.
  • Olympus Corporation
  • OMRON Corporation
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Pioneer Corporation
  • Qualcomm Inc.
  • Renesas Electronics Corporation
  • Ricoh Co. Ltd
  • Ritsumeikan University
  • ROHM Co. Ltd
  • Sapporo Holdings Ltd  
  • Seiko Epson Corporation
  • Senju Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd
  • Sharp Corporation
  • Shobayashi International Patent & Trademark Office
  • SoftBank Mobile Corporation
  • Sony Corporation
  • Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd
  • Syndefense LLC
  • Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
  • Teijin Limited
  • The University of Tokyo
  • Toshiba Corporation
  • Toyoda Gosei Co. Ltd
  • Toyota Technical Development
  • Waseda University

Platinum sponsor

Transpacific IP

Country sponsors

Mitsui & Co, LtdPanasonicIP Bridge

Gold sponsors

Intellectual VenturesChipworksIntralinkDeloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory Syndefense Global IP Law Group IPVALUE TechinsightsKenyon & Kenyon LLPNokia TechnologiesPhilips Intellectual Property & StandardsQuestelEricssonipCreateSisvelValuenexBird & Bird

Host Sponsors

Alpha & Omega Law Corporation Baker & McKenzieBeijing East IP LtdShobayashi Patent & Trademark OfficeR K DewanTMI Associates

Supported by

European Patent Office

Silver sponsors

VectisAcacia Research Group

Bronze sponsors

Wisdomain IncAsia IP Exchange LexisNexis®Sonderhoff & EinselConversantUnified PatentsMicrosoftMintz LevinSedoParsa WirelessHTSValipatGoogleGreenblum & Bernstein, P.L.C. PatSnapDolby Laboratories AnaquaQuinn PacificTechPats

Supported by

AutoharvestPatent Agents Association of IndiaInternational IP Commercialization CouncilIntellectual Property Association of JapanOsaka Institute of Technology

Media partners

LexologyWorld Trademark Review International Law Office