The digital transformation of economy and society is a promising and challenging development that gives – especially in the field of Connected Mobility – rise to many questions regarding the evolution of new business models and an appropriate legal framework for them. The The WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center, the Munich IP Dispute Resolution Forum and the Center for Intellectual Property and Competition Law of the University of Zurich are therefore organizing a joined workshop on Connected Mobility at which business representatives, legal and technical experts have the opportunity to discuss the future of Connected Mobility. Topics include IP transactions, R&D Collaboration, data protection, competition law and ADR.
|08.30 – 09.00||Registration and Coffee|
|09.00 – 09.15||Welcome Remarks|
|09.15 – 10.15||I. Business Models and Industry Experience|
|Moderated by Peter Picht (CIPCO)
Panelists will discuss business models and industry experience in the field of connected mobility and of the role new entrants will play. Speakers include representatives from Waymo and the public sector, i.e. Takedra N. Mawakana (Waymo’s Chief External Officer) and Hamid Zarghampour (Chief Strategist, Swedish Transport Administration).
|10.15 – 11.30||II. Legal Issues, Contracts and Disputes|
|Moderated by Axel Walz (Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition, IPDR Forum)
Panelists Sabine Krabichler, Wolfgang Tröger (both Cyber Valley), Stefan Richter (Hoyng Rokh Monegier LLP) and Herbert Zech (University Basel) will discuss legal issues concerning IP transactions, R&D Collaboration, data protection, technical regulation, competition law and ethical implications.
|11.30 – 12.00||Coffee Break|
|12.00 – 12.45||III. Dispute Resolution|
|Moderated by Heike Wollgast (WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center)
Panelists Joachim Feldges (Allen&Overy LLP), Paul Salazar (Siemens) and Claudia Tapia (Ericsson) will discuss opportunities for ADR in the area of connected mobility, the use of new technologies in ADR proceedings, necessary expertise of a tribunal and the use of expert evidence, and will give insights on drafting effective ADR clauses and submission agreements.
|12.45 – 13.00||Concluding Remarks|
|13.00 – 14.00||Networking Lunch|