GNLU Panel Discussion On Protecting Software’s Through Patents: Current Challenges And Future Solutions

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14 Sep 2017 7:34 AM GMT

  • GNLU Panel Discussion On Protecting Software’s Through Patents: Current Challenges And Future Solutions

    GNLU Centre for IPR in collaboration with GNLU-Microsoft chair on IPR and policy research, is organising a panel discussion on ‘Protecting software’s through Patents: Current Challenges and Future Solutions’ on 7th October, 2017 at Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar, Gujarat.

    Date and Timing: 7th October 2017, Saturday from 10.00 A.M. to 2.00 P.M.

    Who can apply?

    • Practicing advocate

    • Software engineers

    • IT professionals

    • Patent attorneys

    • Academicians

    • Students of Law

    • Students of Science

    About the Panel Discussion:

    India is one of the fastest growing economies and is expected to be the third largest of the world only after US and China by 2035. Innovations and inventions will play a crucial role in making India an attractive destination for investments and business. Considering the significant role played by the Indian software industry in contributing to the growth of the economy and putting India on the global map, it is necessary to ensure that the patent system can adapt to and assimilate new, innovative technologies ensuring growth and development of software industry. The discussion will provide a platform to all the participants to engage, discuss and debate on the issues related to software protection through patents.


    All participants shall duly fill-in and submit a Registration Form latest by September 20th, 2017 to

    The Registration Fee:

    • 500/- for Practicing advocates, Software engineers, Patent Attorneys, Academicians, of law

    • 300/- Student of law, Student of engineering and technology.

    Note: inclusive of participation, lunch for the event date for all participants

    Registration fees should be remitted through a Demand Draft drawn in favor of ‘The Registrar, Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar. Alternatively, the fees may also be remitted online– payment details for the same will be provided upon submission of duly filled-in registration form.

    Address Your Queries to:          

    Ms. Vaishali Singh (Research Associate), E-mail: Mo. +91-8128650838                                                Ms. Hetvi Trivedi (Research Associate), E-mail: Mo. +91-8128650886

    For official notification and Registration form click here

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