Workshop on IP Management and Commercialisation

July 14, 2020, Friday

1030 – 1230 hrs


event description

Telecom Centres of Excellence (TCoE) India, jointly with Telecommunications Standards Development Society India (TSDSI), Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Finovista and Unconventional Connections UK are jointly organising an online Workshop on IP Management and Commercialisation with special focus on Digital Communication Technologies (DCTs) sector to solve Societal and Industrial Challenges.

Gross Expenditure on R&D (GERD), is one of key indicator of country’s development, India’s GERD is stagnant to around 0.7% over last two decades and It is well below that in major nations such as the US (2.8), China (2.1), Israel (4.3) and Korea (4.2). India is transforming the R&D ecosystem and targeting the GERD as 2% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

R&D and Innovation would be critical for India to become self-reliant; this Workshop is carefully designed to provide complete overview of IP landscape, suitable for the Spinoff/Startup, MSME, Academia and R&D Labs.

Workshop is focused on Technology driven economy, and it is one of the five pillars of Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyaan.

Who Should Attend?

  • Innovators from the Startup/Spinoff, MSME, Large Corporate and Individual
  • Researcher from Academia and R&D Organisation
  • Development Agency
  • Governments

Why Should Attend

  • To know about the complete IP Landscaping and Commercialisation
  • Why Innovation is key business to survive
  • Govt support Programme in IP

Esteemed Panellist

Welcome and Moderation Cdr Anurag Vibhuti, TCOE India / TSDSI with

Mr Vimal Kumar, Finovista

1030 – 1040 hrs Mr R K Pathak

Deputy Director General (I/C),

Department of Telecom (DOT), Govt of India

Opening Remarks
1040 – 1050 hrs Mr B P Singh

Joint Controller of Patents & Designs (Retd)

Indian Patent Office, New Delhi

IPR from Govt prospective


1050 – 1100 hrs Ms Chandni Raina

Economic Adviser

Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), Govt of India

IPR from Expert Prospective


1100 – 1110 hrs Dr Nick Rousseau

CEO and International Collaboration Consultant

Unconventional Connections Ltd

IPR Risk Management in unfamiliar Territories
1110 – 1120 hrs Mr Jayesh K Unnikrishnan

Legal Adviser,

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

IPR Regime in India and CSIR Patents & scheme for Startup/MSME
1120 – 1130 hrs Mr Satish Kumar

Assistant Director

Office of DC MSME and Ministry of MSME, Govt of India

Funding Schemes of MSME


1130 – 1140 hrs Dr A K Garg

Scientist F and HoD

Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Govt of India

Funding Schemes of MeitY


1140 – 1150 hrs
1150 – 1200 hrs Mr R K Pathak

Deputy Director General (I/C),

Department of Telecom (DOT), Govt of India

Session Wrap and Way-forward



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