Past Events

April 2018

TechLaw Fest, 4th – 6th April 2018-02-24
Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre

This is a three-day event on the “Tech of Law and the Law of Tech”. LES Singapore is a supporter of this event.

LES Member Discount – LES members are entitled to 20% discount. Please check the “blast” in your mailbox for further information.

Further information can be found in this link:

Talk: The devil is in the details. Considerations when dealing with sub-licensing

Sean Flanigan
Director, Industry Liaison Office, National University of Singapore

Sean Flanigan is a lawyer, technology transfer practitioner and Past-President of the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM). He currently leads the Innovation Management team at the National University of Singapore.

Speaker Bio: View PDF

Thursday 19 April 2018

Between 4pm and 6 pm

Innovation 4.0 Building at 5 Research Link
National University of Singapore

Location: View on Google Maps

March 2018

Talk: How To Negotiate An Effective Licensing Agreement

Ben Goodger
General Counsel
ASLAN Pharmaceuticals

A former LES UK President, Ben has garnered awards from Intellectual Asset Management magazine several times. Come listen to Ben’s experience on negotiation of IP licences.

14 March 2018 – 4 to 6pm

Breakthrough Theatrette
Level 4, Matrix Building
30 Biopolis Street
Singapore 138671

Location: View on Google Maps
Details: View PDF

November 2017

LES Singapore Young Members Networking Event @ Block 79

Join us for this FREE event

Network with licensing professionals, young entrepreneurs, IP lawyers, scientist, engineers and others.

14 Nov 2017
5.00 – 7.00 pm
NTUitive @ Blk 79
Ayer Rajan Crescent #04-01

RSVP by 10 Nov 2017 to Lionel Tan

5pm – Registration
5.30pm – Talk on IP & Licensing by LES President Mr George Hwang
6 to 7pm – Networking

In-House Counsel Seminar
IP Contracts and Disputes in Life Sciences – Problems and Solutions

Organised by WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Centre, Singapore
LES Singapore is a supporting organisation
Date: 22 Nov 2017
Venue: Maxwell Chambers, Singapore

Details: View PDF

October 2017


“This is LES Singapore’s flagship course on commercialisation of Intellectual Property, conducted jointly with IP Academy. It takes participants through the whole process of managing IP, from initial strategy, valuation, negotiation to management of IP”.

Date: 16 and 17 Oct 2017
Venue: IP Academy of Singapore
Fee: $725 for members
$825 for non-members (inclusive of 1 year free membership for 2018)

Details: View PDF file

Talk: Monetising IP in the 21st Century: GE’s Experience
Speaker: Brian Selby
VP Global Business Development
GE Licensing

Suresh Sachi, Dep MD and General Counsel, A*Star
Sharon Chiang, General Manager, EmbraceBio

Sheena Jacob, Director, JurisAsia LLC

Date: 27 October 2017
Time: 4:30 pm – 6 pm

Exploration Theatrette,
Level 4, Matrix Building
30 Biopolis Street
Singapore 138 671

Fee: Free for all who register by 21 October 2017

Details: View Attachment

September 2017

Talk: 3-D Trade Marks & Design Rights – A comparative analysis between Europe and Asia
Meet the experts – people who were involved in the Nestlé’s line of cases on this issue

Speakers: Henning Hartwig and Arthur Yap
Date: 18 September 2017
Time: 4.30 – 6 pm
Venue: Yusarn Audrey
24 Raffles Place
#27-01 Clifford Centre
Singapore 048621

Fee: Free.
As space is limited, please write to me to reserve a seat by 11 Sep 2017
Details: 3-D Trade Marks & Design Rights

August 2017

Meet Peter Hess, LESI International President 2017/18
LES Singapore invites you to a networking event with the LESI President. Hear more about how Intellectual Property can drive the bottom line.

Date: 28 Aug 2017
Time: 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm
Venue: Rajah & Tann
9 Battery Road #25-01
Singapore 049910

LES Singapore’s supported event – IP Week @ SG
29-30 August 2017
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

LES (Singapore) Event – Talk by Mr. Daniel Altman

Date: 16 November 2016
Venue: IP Academy

IP Week @ SG – Powering the Innovation Cycle Through IP

Date: 22-24 August 2016
Venue: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

IP Week @ SG – 5th Global Forum on Intellectual Property

Date: 24-28 August 2015
Venue: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore


Date: 14 November 2014
Venue: Gide Loyrette Nouel, 22 Cours Albert 1er, 75008 Paris – France

IP Week @ SG – Building a Competitive Edge with Intellectual Property

Date: 25 – 27 Aug 14
Venue: Level 3, Marina Bay Sands Expo andConvention Centre, Singapore

IP Week @ SG