Seminar Series About the Protection of New Technologies: Industry 4.0, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence

A look back:

On 1 June 2017, the first part of series of seminars entitled “Protection of New Technologies“ took place in the offices of Maiwald in Munich. The key topics were: Industry 4.0, Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence.

In the talks by Dr Simon Lud and Attila Kimpan, details on patent strategies for the protection of inventions of these new technologies were presented. The talk by Susanna Heurung dealt with mark strategies for innovative entrepeneurs.

The summer evening came to an end on the rooftop terrace of the Elisenhof. Afterwards some lively discussions among the participants and speakers took place over a relaxing drink.

The complete program as PDF



2.00 – 2.15 p.m.


Dr-Ing. Sophie Ertl,
Partner, Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney

2.15 – 3.15 p.m.

Patent strategies for Industry 4.0 and Internet of Things

Dr Simon Lud,
Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney

3.15 – 3.30 p.m.

Coffee break

3.30 – 4.30 p.m.

Patent strategies for inventions in the area of Artificial Intelligence

Attila Kimpan,
Partner and European Patent Attorney

4.30 – 4.45 p.m.

Coffee break

4.45 – 5.45 p.m.

Corporate brand strategies – what do you need to know as an entrepeneur

Susanna Heurung,
Attorney-at-law, certified intellectual property rights attorney

From 6.00 p.m.

Reception above the rooftops of Munich