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Young Practitioners & Trademark Administrators reception: Challenges of a Digital World

Young Practitioners & Trademark Administrators Reception: Challenges of a Digital World

Who can attend:
Young Practitioners and Trademark Administrators from Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden with less than five years of professional experience. 

Friday, June 10, 2016

The program starts at 15:00 h. Please arrive around 15 minutes in advance to allow for registration. 

Sturegatan 10
114 36, Stockholm

Welcome and introduction of the co-hosting firms
What can INTA do for YOU? What can YOU do for INTA?

Presentation on the value of INTA for YPs and the best ways to become (more) involved with the organization
Trademarks in a Digital World - Legal issues of free speech and the (ab)use of new media
(Stojan Arnerstål, Uppsala University)
Roundtable: Challenges and opportunities faced by Young Professionals in the Digital World 
  • Per Carlson, Marknadsdomstolen
  • Carsten Lous, Stokke AS
  • Sophia Spala, Setterwalls
  • Prof. Marianne Levin, Stockholm University
  • Anders Valentin, Horten (Moderator)
Active audience participation is requested: Please furnish us with two questions for the participants of the roundtable when you register for the event (further information below). 
What do you know about your & your neighbor’s IP rights? 

Quiz on IP law in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden (including harmonized European law). 
The teams will be mixed to have at least one member from each country on them. 

Prizes for the quiz have kindly been sponsored by Orpheus Music SL.
Reception with drinks and finger food 

During the reception, we will raffle off a ticket to the INTA “Digital World Conference: Navigating the Digital Yellow Brick Road” taking place from December 1-2 in Brussels, Belgium. The flight (from any of the participating Nordic countries to Brussels and back) will be sponsored by darts-ip.

Co-hosting firms 

Reception will include a DJ and food from the participating countries. Non-members are welcome to attend.

If you have any questions, please contact Peg Reardon at

Please RSVP no later than Wednesday, June 8. In your registration email, we would kindly ask you to let us know since when you are active in the area of IP and provide us with two questions addressed to the participants of the round table. One question should refer to a legal issue, the other one should refer to the challenges and/or opportunities currently faced by Young (IP) Professionals.  

The event is free of charge and space is limited. Please RSVP only if you are certain that you will actually be able to attend. Registration will occur on a first-come, first-served basis and will be confirmed by email. 

A contingent of rooms in a number of hotels close to the venue has been reserved and will be held for booking until May 15. Further details will be provided with the confirmation of your reservation.