Round table on Russian national and regional strategies in the field of intellectual property at St. Petersburg International Innovation Forum-2019







Dear friends!


The round table will take place on November 13, 2019, at 4.20 p.m. as a part of the XII St. Petersburg International Innovation Forum (PMIF) program. The topic is “National and regional intellectual property markets in the Russian Federation: new horizons”.


The aim of the round table is to discuss relevant topics and develop joint proposals for improvement of national and regional policies in the field of intellectual property.


The following issues are to be discussed at the round table:
• Implementation of Recommendations on managing the intellectual property rights in the regions of the Russian Federation;
• National Program for Development of Intellectual Property of the Russian Federation;
• Best practices in developing regional intellectual property markets in the Russian Federation;
• The intellectual property vector in the development strategy of St. Petersburg;
• Use of patent analytics tools for development of regional intellectual property markets;
• The “footholds” of a regional intellectual property market;
• State support as an important factor of regional projects implementation in the field of intellectual property.


The organizers of the round table are: Intellectual Property Development Foundation, Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent), Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University and Patent-legal firm “NEVA-PATENT”, LLC.


Representatives of state authorities, NGOs, science and education institutions, corporations and business organizations from various regions of the Russian Federation are kindly invited to take part in the panel discussion at the round table.


Admission to the event is free by prior registration on the PMIF-2019 website:


Based on the results of the panel discussion, the Recommendations of the round table as the final document will be approved.


Proposals to the final document (Recommendations of the round table) are accepted until November 8, 2019 at the address: marked “Round table on IP at SPIIF-2019”.


You are very welcome to take part in panel discussion at the round table!