We are excited to welcome Íñigo Méndez de Vigo, Spain’s Minister of Education, Culture and Sport and government spokesperson as the 2017 Annual Meeting Keynote speaker. In his role as Minister, Mr. Méndez de Vigo is responsible for developing and implementing government policy on professional training, university education and sports.
The Minister is also responsible for promoting, protecting and disseminating Spanish historic heritage and promoting cultural cooperation, overseeing state museums, the arts, books, reading and literary creation, film and audiovisual activity, state-owned books and libraries, and for promoting and disseminating culture in Spanish. Mr. Méndez de Vigo will share with registrants his views on the future of Europe and IP in this fast-paced and ever-changing world.
We look forward to seeing everyone at the Annual Meeting in Barcelona on May 20-24. Be sure to attend the Opening Ceremony on Sunday, May 24 at 4pm to listed to the keynote address.