Date(s) - 15 Nov 2017
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island
Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
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Please complete the registration form below and an acknowledgment will be sent to you by email. Each workshop will be hosted by a private practice law firm or a professional service provider. Places are strictly limited. If the event is full, your name will be placed on a waitlist.
Note: Registration for the In-House Congress is not open to private practice lawyers and non-co-hosting recruiters, due diligence companies and consultancies.
|08.30 – 09.00||Registration|
|09.00 – 10.30||Welcome Remarks by Patrick Dransfield, Publishing Director Asian-mena Counsel and Co-Director, In-House Community
Keynote speech by Abu Dhabi Global Market
Followed by a panel discussion:
“The Path to Excellence”
• How to benchmark the In-House Team’s evolution
• What is the role of External Providers to assist the In-House Team along this path
With Dawn Sanderson, Senior Legal Counsel, Al Dahra Holding LLC; Karim Fawaz, Corporate Counsel – Middle East, Africa & Turkey Team Lead, Cisco Systems; Vanessa Abernethy, General Counsel, Emirates International Investment Company; Andrew Glendinning, Senior Legal Counsel, PricewaterhouseCoopers; Mohammed R. Alsuwaidi, Managing Partner, Al Suwaidi & Company; Richard Davies, Country Managing Partner – UAE, Abu Dhabi, Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP; Nicholas Sharratt, Of Counsel, Winston & Strawn LLP and moderated by Patrick Dransfield, Publishing Director Asian-mena Counsel and Co-Director, In-House Community
|10.30 – 10.50||Networking Coffee Break|
|10.50 – 12.00
|Practice Area Workshop – Session A
|12.00 – 13.10||Lunch|
|13.10 – 14.20
|Practice Area Workshop – Session B
|14.20 – 14.40||Networking Coffee Break|
|14.40 – 15.50
|Practice Area Workshop – Session C
Developments in the GCC Trademark Law protection and strategies to optimise companies’ IP portfolios regionally – Galadari Advocates & Legal Consultants
|15.50 – 16.00||Closing speech by Abu Dhabi Global Market and Prize Draw|
Bookings are closed for this event.