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Webinar: The EOSC-Hub Digital Innovation Hub: intellectual property rights - protecting science and creativity

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 14:30 to 16:30

This webinar will will take place on October 30 from 14:30 to 16:30 CEST. It will provide an overview of the different intellectual property rights which can be applied to the protection of any intellectual creations, including the basic protection requisites, their length and potential application to real and concrete cases and a balance between the strategies of patenting and “open science” within the framework of a given R&D project.

The webinar is aimed to be very interactive, and questions are encouraged throughout.

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at EOSC-Hub DIH pilots, competence centers and thematic services with an interest in the topic and understand whether it is compatible with the EOSC concept.

What do you need to bring?

The event is online and accessible through Zoom platform.

Short description of the project delivering it

The EOSC-Hub DIH is supported by the EOSC-hub project, a project comprising 100 partners in 50+ countries from major European e-Infrastructures (e.g. EGI, EUDAT), large research infrastructures (e.g. ELIXIR) to deliver a common catalogue of services, software, and research data for research and innovation.

Speaker profile

José Ricardo Cotrim Saraiva de Aguilar graduated in Law by the Law Faculty of Coimbra University (2000), Post-Graduate in Bank, Insurance and Stock Market Law (2001) and Corporate Law (2003) by the same Faculty. Laywer of Coimbra Bar since 2003 (License nº 4911-C, 8th January 2003). Since the end of 2001 in Instituto Pedro Nunes as Legal Advisor, supporting Instituto Pedro Nunes Board of Directors, IPN Incubadora Executive Board and all incubated companies. From 2008, part of IPN VCI – Knowledge Valorization and Commercialization Unit. Within this framework, has current activities in intellectual property law (industrial property law and copyright law), tech transfer and support to innovative projects. Since 2019, Researcher on SPARC – Space Law Research Center, Law Faculty of Universidade Nova de Lisboa.


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