Center for Intellectual Property and Competition Law (CIPCO) and the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (IPI) Joint Conference

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“IP Law Framework for AI – Legal and Business Status Quo – Outlook”


CIPCO cooperates with the IPI in a project on the chances and challenges that so-called artificial intelligence presents – both in Switzerland and globally – to the intellectual property law framework. This online conference will feature renowned speakers from different countries and different fields:


  • Prof. Ryan Abbott (Surrey University) – author of “The reasonable Robot: Artificial Intelligence and the Law”, originator of “The artificial inventor Project“.
  • Dr. Kate Gaudry (Partner Kilpatrick Townsend)
  • Prof. Daryl Lim (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  • Dr. Hansueli Stamm (Chief Economist, IPI)
  • Peter R. Thomsen (Manager IP Litigation & Policy, Division Corporate Intellectual Property, Novartis International AG)
  • Beat Weibel (Chief IP Counsel and Group Senior Vice President at Siemens)


This is the first edition of a series of CIPCO_AI&IP on the topic of “IP&AI”. Participation is free of charge. Prior registration is required at