A free online discussion with the
AIPLA IP Practice in Europe Committee
Thursday 24 June 2021
4 pm (UK time)
Listen to panel discussion by speakers from five countries and share your own thoughts and experiences on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) questions, including:
• Is physical distancing (re)building cultural gaps among countries?
• How “smart” is remote working vs DEI achievements?
France: Brigitte Carion-Taravella, Principal Counsel, Sanofi Global Intellectual Property Department; AIPPI-France member
Germany: Dr Christine Kanz, Partner, Hoyng Rokh Monegier; AIPPI, EPLAW, GRUR and LES member
Global/WIPO: Sara Callegari, Gender and Diversity Specialist at WIPO
Italy: Renata Righetti, President, Bugnion SpA; Past President of AIPPI
UK: Andrea Brewster OBE, Lead Executive Officer, IP Inclusive; former CIPA President
US: Sandra K Nowak, Associate Chief IP Counsel, Health Care Business Group, Vice President, 3M Innovative Properties Company; AIPLA member
Moderator: Jason Murata, Partner and Chair of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee at Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider, LLP; Co-lead of the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Task Force for the AIPLA Diversity Committee