Moderator: Vikran Duangmanee

IP Manager, SCG Chemicals (Thailand)

Vikran Duangmanee is IP Management Manager of SCG Chemicals Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of the Siam Cement Group (SCG). Vikran holds a LL.M. in Intellectual Property Law and Policy from the University of Washington, USA. and a LL.B. from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand. She has been active in the area of IP strategies, IP licensing and commercialization of IPR. Currently, she is one of the organizing committees of Licensing Executive Society (LES) Thailand. Vikran lectures on IP, Licensing and Innovations for universities in Thailand e.g. Chulalongkorn University, Sasin Business School, and Bangkok University. She also speaks at many industrial and academic conferences/seminars on topics related to Licensing, Intellectual Property, Commercialization of Innovation, and Intellectual Property Transactions e.g. LES ASIA, APEC, IP PE&A Community, IP Expo etc.

E4: Impact of IP Rights on 4th Industrial Revolution in Asia

America's Cup A/B

This workshop will provide views and perspectives from Asia on managing IP rights at the new frontier of the 4th industrial revolution. The speakers will share their experiences and how they would prepare in business and legal aspects for these emerging technologies. The target audience includes business executives and professionals in the high-tech area.