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21.08.2017 / Christiane Hering

COHAUSZ & FLORACK at the IP Service World

from November 27 to 29, 2017 in Munich

For the second time, COHAUSZ & FLORACK will be actively represented with a stand at the IP Service World. On Monday, November 27, patent attorney Dr. Jochen Kapfenberger and Andreas Tappe from Schmitz Cargobull AG will present how patent monitoring can be used as a strategic tool within the company.

On November 29, the firm will also hold a full-day workshop on the subject of Strategic Insights for Patent Departments.

The complete program of the IP Service world can be found here. Further information and registration possibilities at

We are looking forward to meeting you at the IP Service World in Munich!


Program of our Workshops at 29.11.2017

(Changes reserved)

Welcome and Introduction

  • Dr. Christoph Walke, COHAUSZ & FLORACK

Patent Intelligence   

  • Structuring FTOs under budget considerations, Dr. Christoph Walke and Matthias Waters, COHAUSZ & FLORACK
  • Cost-scalable patent validity analysis, Dr. Christoph Walke and Matthias Waters, COHAUSZ & FLORACK
  • Safeguarding the activities of R&D, Dr. Jörg Friedhofen, Vorwerk & Co. Interholding GmbH,

The value of IP assets 

  • Patent Evaluation - Introduction, Jan Ackermann, COHAUSZ & FLORACK
  • Patent evaluation, Björn Ulmer, Managing Director, PatentSight GmbH
  • Trade Secret Asset Management, Donal O’Connell, Adjunct ProfessorAdjunct Professor of Intellectual Property, Imperial College Business School, London

Structuring International Patent Portfolios    

  • Erik Schäfer and Mathias Karlhuber, COHAUSZ & FLORACK

 Structuring International Patent Portfolios  - Cases   

  • What it takes – learnings from building business-driven IP management’, Jens Bördin, CEO, KONSERT Strategy & IP, Göteborg
  • Best-practice, Dr. Thorsten Rogowski, Nemak Europe

 Summary and Outlook

  • Dr. Christoph Walke, COHAUSZ & FLORACK