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2024 PatentSight+ Summit

Wednesday, June 5th 2024 | 8:15 AM – 6:00 PM CET
At Henkell Freixenet, Wiesbaden

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Join us at the 7th Annual PatentSight+ Summit in Wiesbaden for an invaluable gathering for innovators, providing rich, evidence-based insights into the evolving IP landscape.

Learn from industry leaders as they share cutting-edge strategies and research on leveraging IP for growth, sustainability, and navigating the world of AI.  And connect with some of the top IP professionals from across Europe and beyond in one of Germany’s most “sparkling” settings, fostering collaborations and sharing of best practices.  

In a full program with keynote speakers and interactive panel discussions you will discover the latest IP industry tactics, trends, and technologies, learn how to level up your IP strategy and have the chance to network with your IP peers in an inspiring, beautiful environment. Can’t get enough? Join our PatentSight+ Academy on the second day and learn from our Academy trainers and other PatentSight+ users in a workshop environment.

Attendance of this event is free of charge and seats are limited.
So register now to secure your spot! 

Day 1 – Agenda & Speakers

Enjoy a comprehensive line-up of industry leaders, with an agenda free of vendors and commercial pitches. More speakers to be announced shortly.

Tuesday, 4th June

6:00 PM – Welcome Drink Reception

Wednesday, 5th June

8:15 AM – Registration & Breakfast

9:00 AM – AM Summit Sessions

1:00 PM – Networking Lunch

2:00 PM – PM Summit Sessions

6:00 PM – Drink Reception and dinner

The Changing Face of IP in a World of AI

Thorsten Zank

Head of Centre for Information Excellence at BASF and President of the Patent Documentation Group

The Intersection of Patents and the SDGs

Chris Harrison

Patent Analytics Manager, World Intellectual Property Organization

Growth Strategy Through IP Analytics

Ruchika Mendiratta

Knowledge Expert, Team Leader, Center for Growth & Innovation Analytics at Boston Consulting Group

Shaping the Future with AI

Minoru Masujima

Leader Intelligence Group and IP Department at Resonac

Industry Patent Quality Charter

Beat Weibel

Chief IP Counsel at Siemens


Sakae Nakamura

Senior Fellow, IP Intelligence Department at Asahi Kasei Corporation

Unravelling Technology Meta-landscapes

Michael Adel 

Vice President Intellectual Property at Lumus Ltd

Day 2 – Innovation Analytics Academy

Thursday, 6th June

8:30 AM – Breakfast

9:00 AM – Academy workshops

12:45 PM – Lunch and Networking

1:30 PM- Academy workshops

3:00 PM – Wrap Up

Day 2 – Innovation Analytics Academy

Join us for a collaborative full-day training session on Search and Analytics in PatentSight+. Learn from our Academy trainers and share results with other PatentSight+ users in a workshop environment.

We will cover best practices for search in PatentSight+, how to leverage analytics to improve results, and how to uncover insights with the help of powerful and flexible citation analysis in PatentSight+. ISO-certified and compliant with German “educational leave” (Bildungsurlaub). 


We are looking forward to welcoming you at the 2024 PatentSight+ Summit! To reserve your spot, please complete the registration form. Once registered, you will receive agenda updates and further event details. If you have any questions in the meantime, please contact your Customer Success Manager or email [email protected].

Register now to make sure you are not missing any of our inspiring sessions:

  • The Changing Face of IP in a World of AI – Thorsten Zank, BASF
  • The Intersection of Patents and the SDGs: A Synergistic Path – Chris Harrison, WIPO
  • Growth Strategy Through IP Analytics – Ruchika Mendiratta, Boston Consulting Group
  • Shaping the Future with AI: Enhancing Co-Creation Through Strategic IP Management- Minoru Masujima, Resonac
  • IP Landscape for Business Strategy: An IP Expert’s View – Sakae Nakamura, Asahi Kasei
  • Industry Patent Quality Charter Beat Weibel, Chief IP Counsel, Siemens
  • Unravelling Technology Meta-landscapes: A Patent Analytics Approach to Assess Trajectories and Fragmentation Michael Adel, Vice President Intellectual Property, Lumus Ltd.