Innovation and Access: the Role of IP Licensing
Please join the CSIS Scholl Chair in International Business for a morning conference on humanitarian licensing. This exciting new concept in IP regulation that seeks to improve access to new innovation in humanitarian contexts while also protecting the rights of IP owners and fostering innovation.
10:00 a.m. Welcome
Scott Miller, Senior Adviser and Scholl Chair in International Business, CSIS
10:05 a.m. Keynote Presentation
Quentin A. Palfrey, Co-Director, Global Access in Action, a project of the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, Harvard University
10:40 a.m. Case Study Presentations
Dr. Robert Bertram, Chief Scientist, Bureau for Food Security, U.S. Agency for International Development
Dr. Carol Mimura, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Office of Intellectual Property & Industry Research Alliances, University of California, Berkeley
Gregg Alton, Executive Vice President, Corporate and Medical Affairs, Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Quentin A. Palfrey
11:40 a.m. Q&A
12:00 noon AdjournThis event is made possible by the generous support of Gilead Sciences.
For more information on the Berkeley IPIRA program, please see the following links.
- Socially Responsible Licensing at Berkeley
- Socially Responsible Licensing, Euclidian Innovation, and the Valley of Death