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Enterprise related events (Impulse, etc)

IP Strategy


We are delighted to host Christian Bunke as speaker in our monthly Innovation Seminar Series.


About this talk

Christian will talk about "IP Strategy" and will focus on following topics:

  •          Understanding the methods of IP protections
  •          Protecting ideas and generating value from them
  •          The role of patents and other IP forms
  •          Is filing patents and protecting your invention a necessary pre-condition to creating a new venture?


About the Speaker


Christian is a senior European Trade Mark and Design Attorney, founder and managing director of the Basck Group, leading operations in the United Kingdom, India and Poland. Christian started his career as a patent engineer in Sweden, moving into start-ups and higher management positions at CPA Global and CVON, where he was involved in building and commercialising patent portfolios. Christian has an MBA from the University of Cambridge.



Please register via Eventbrite using this follwoing link


Venue: Maxwell Centre Seminar Rooms, JJ Thomson Avenue, CB3 0HE



16:15 - 16:30  Registration

16:30 - 18:00  Talk by Christian Bunke

18:00 - 19:30  Networking with nibbles and drinks


About the Seminar Series

This series of seminars happens monthly and speakers will present their ideas and experiences on how innovation impacts their endeavours.

We have a varied list of speakers, from academics turned in to entrepreneurs all the way to established companies.

The format is a 45 minute talk, followed by Q&A, and drinks and nibbles immediately after.

Attendance is free but spaces are limited so do register today.

We look forward to welcoming you.


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Wednesday, 19 June, 2019 - 16:30 to 19:00