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Innovation in China and South-East Asia: How to Protect your Critical Know-how

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22 May 2017


10:00 – 11:00  (Brussels, GMT: +1) / 15:00 - 16:00 ( Ho Chi Minh, GMT: +7) / 16:00 – 17:00 (Beijing, GMT: +8)


Your own computer


No charge




Small and Medium-sized enterprises (Less than 250 employees) or SME intermediary associations from the European Union

Event Description:

The webinar provides practical IP advice for European SMEs wishing to do business and develop technology in China and South-East Asia. Our IPR SME Helpdesk expert Mr. Philippe Deltombe will give the SMEs  a comprehensive overview on basic IP protection relating to innovation in China and South-East Asia (Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia and Malaysia in particular). SMEs will also receive some tips on how to draft best strategies for IP protection especially tailored for the R&D sector in both China and South-East Asia. The IPR expert will also use several case-studies involving European SMEs to illustrate both challenges in IP protection  and best practice in both China and South-East Asia.

During the webinar you can expect:

  • What types of IP are associated with innovation and R&D;
  • Why should European SMEs protect these types of IP in China and South-East Asia;  
  • Practical advice on how to protect these types of IP in China and South-East Asia;
  • What can SMEs do if their rights get violated;
  • Expert tips on how to develop a robust IP protection strategy relating to innovation and R&D
  • Case studies involving European SMEs.  

 Join the  China and South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesk expert Mr. Philippe Deltombe on Monday, 22 May 2017 for a webinar:

“Innovation in China and South-East Asia: How to Protect your Critical Know-how”

This is a free of charge 45-minute web-based presentation, followed by a 15-minute Q&A session on Monday, 22 May 2017 at 10:00 Brussels time (15:00 Ho Chi Minh time /16:00 Beijing time). Get valuable insights from our expert, and ask questions live throughout the webinar!

Agenda (Brussels time):


Welcome and introduction by the IPR SME Helpdesk team


Presentation by the IPR SME Helpdesk expert, Mr. Philippe Deltombe


Q&A session


Register for this webinar here.

Expert bios:

Mr.Philippe Deltombe 

For 8 years, Philippe has been assisting start-ups and mid-sized innovation players from Europe to China and to South East Asia.

He provides advices in areas ranging from IP protection strategy to technology transfer assistance and contractual documents negotiation.

As a partner at AGM abogados and at DWP-AXT Shanghai, Philippe speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian and German." Philippe joined Helpdesk in 2013.

About webinars:

A webinar is a virtual web-based seminar which you can join from the comfort and convenience of your own office or home. Attending webinars can save you time and money, while still delivering key information and allowing for speaker-attendee interaction.

Please see our short 2-page Quick Start guide here for more information on Helpdesk Webinars, how they can help your business, and the simple registration process.

About the China IPR Helpdesk:

The China IPR SME Helpdesk provides free information, first-line advice and training to SMEs to protect and enforce their IPR in China. The Helpdesk’s services are free to European SMEs and SME intermediaries (including EU embassies) and includes training events in China and Europe; online tools and materials at www.china-iprhelpdesk.eu and tailored advice from our experts by phone, Email or though the website.

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Monday, 22 May, 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00