RIETI International Seminar

The Recent Development of the European Innovation System with a Focus on Patent System Reform

  • Program


  • Time and Date: 16:00 - 18:30 (Registration desk and seminar room open at 15:45), Monday, January 18th, 2010
  • Venue: RIETI's seminar room (METI Annex 11th floor, 1121)
  • Moderator: NAGAOKA Sadao (Research Counselor, RIETI and Professor, Hitotsubashi University)


16:00 - 17:10 Presentation: "Innovation and The Patent System in Europe"

Speaker: Dominique GUELLEC (Senior Economist, OECD)

17:10 - 17:30

Commentator: James ROLLINSON (Worldwide Patent Statistical Database Implementation Manager, EPO)

17:30 - 17:50

Commentator: DOI Ryoji (Director, Research and Development Division, Industrial Science and Technology Policy and Environment Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry)

17:50 - 18:30 Q&A and general discussion

18:30 - 20:30 Reception (following completion of workshop)