Duff & Phelps IP Management Core Competency Initiative

January 22, 2020
| ( Online )
London Bridge Hotel, Shakespeare Suite, London , SE1 9SG , United Kingdom

Duff & Phelps’ Legal Management Consulting practice is pleased to announce that Melanie Carmosino, Director of Intellectual Property (IP) Operations at Microsoft, will give the keynote address at our IP Management Core Competency initiative in London on January 22 following the CLOC 2020 London Institute.

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The event will also feature Nadine Stuttle, Managing Director in our Legal Management Consulting practice, who, along with leading IP professionals from global companies and law firms, will discuss IP operations from a European perspective.

The initiative will cover key aspects of IP operations, from managing change and costs to best practices to make your IP operations matrix a reality.





 9:00 a.m. –  9:30 a.m.



 9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. 



 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Key Note: Melanie Carmosino, An Introduction to the IP Proficiencies

The Journey to IP Operational Excellence

10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 

The Matrix Revealed

An in-depth look at the IP Core Competencies using Microsoft and a small corporation as illustrations 

11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.



11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

EMEA IP Operations perspective … and how do I start my journey?

Overview of emerging trend across EMEA in terms strategic operational excellence and tech-enablement, including how do you start your journey.

 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Case study: a transformational journey, highs, lows and learnings!

A case study of planning and running a large-scale change and transformational initiative across Novartis IP operations.

 12:30 p.m. –  1:30 p.m.



 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. 

Panel - Managing Change

Panel discussion regarding approaches, learnings and best practices for managing change and transformation.

 2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Panel - Managing Costs

Outside Counsel management cost control, management. Budgeting

 3:15 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.



 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Use of AI and IP Digitalization  

The Application of Digitization, Automation and AI in IP Management – Exploring established and emerging trends in the application of transformative technologies to address IP management challenges

 4:30 p.m. onwards


Short statement about future of CLOC IP in Europe 

Time slots mentioned above are in BST

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