The Call for Papers for the 11th Annual Conference of the EPIP Association has just been announced. The Conference will take place at Pembroke College in September 2016. Keynote speakers include Professor Rochelle Dreyfuss (New York University School of Law), Professor Benjamin Jones (Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University), Marshall Phelps (ipCreate), Maria Martin-Prat (European Commission, DG GROW), Shira Perlmutter (United States Patent and Trademark Office), Professor Kim Weatherall (University of Sydney Law School), Professor Dietmar Harhoff (Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition), Professor Manuel Trajtenberg (Eitan Berglas School of Economics Tel-Aviv University), Professor Thomas Astebro (HEC Paris, KU Leuven), and Professor Adam Jaffe (Motu New Zealand, Queensland University of Technology). EPIP is an international, independent, interdisciplinary, association of researchers, that brings together scholars and practitioners interested in the economic, legal, political and managerial aspects of intellectual property rights. The Conference is co-sponsored by the University of Melbourne, Swinburne University Centre for Transformative Innovation, the UK IP Office, and the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne.
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