Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Protection and Intellectual Property Law in a European context


Welcome to an exciting conference on AI, data protection and intellectual property law in a European context.

The conference is free of charge and open to students and staff at Lund university as well as to attendees from industry, public sector and the general public. However, please register at no later than 9 December.

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Conference Programme 

8.30-9.00 Registration            

9:00-9:10 Welcome and introduction 
Fredrik Andersson, Professor, Dean of Lund University School of Economics and Management

Session I

09:10 Upside Down? The Artificial Intelligence-Led Revolution of IP and Its Wider Implications
Laurent Manderieux, Professor of Intellectual Property Law 
Director, LL.M. in Law of Internet Technology, Law Department, 
Bocconi University, Milan, Italy

09:30 Recent challenges to EU-US Data Transfer Regimes and what they imply for Medical AI & Machine Learning
Timo Minssen, Professor, Jur. Dr.
Managing Director Centre for Advanced Studies in Biomedical Innovation Law (CeBIL), Faculty of Law, Copenhagen University, Denmark

09:50 Privacy and access to data
Jonas Ledendal, Lecturer, Jur. Dr., LU IP Reseacher
Department of Business Law, Lund University School of Economics and Management.

10:10-10:30 Discussion Session I

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee

Session II

11:00 Artificial Intelligence and authorship in EU copyright law
Aurelija Lukoseviciene, Doctoral Candidate 
Faculty of Law, Lund University

11:20 Artificial Intelligence and databases in the age of big machine data 
Guido Noto La Diega , PhD, Senior Lecturer in Intellectual Property and Cyber Law 
Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK

11:40 AI computer programs: Is EU copyright law fit for purpose?
Begoña Gonzalez Otero, Dr., Senior Research Fellow
Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition, Germany

12:00 AI implications for patent examination: Inventorship and person skilled in the Art
Ana Nordberg, Associate Senior Lecturer, LU IP Researcher
Faculty of Law, Lund university

12:20–12:40 Discussion Session II

12:40–13:40 Lunch

Session III

13:40 International Trade-Related IP Regulation and the Technological Revolution: Challenges and Options
Gabriele Gagliani, Contract Professor and Coordinator of the LL.M. In Law of IT at Bocconi University, Milan, Italy and Adjunct Professor of Law at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

14:00 Self-driving vehicles and intelligent transportation systems
Johan Axhamn, Senior Lecturer, Jur Dr., LU IP Researcher
Department of Business Law, Lund University School of Economics and Management.

14:20 AI transparency as a balancing of interests
Stefan Larsson, LLM and Associate Professor in technology and social change 
Faculty of Engineering (LTH), Lund University

14:45-15.30 Coffee and Lucia

15:30 Using AI for Sustainability
Peter Gottschalk, Senior Lecturer, Jur Dr., LU IP Researcher
Department of Business Law, Lund University School of Economics and Management.

15:50 Algorithms as Norms. Engineers as our new legislators
Håkan Hydén, Professor Emeritus
Sociology of Law Department, Faculty of Social Sciences, Lund University 

16:10-16:30 Discussion Session III

16:30-16:45 Concluding Remarks

Ulrika Wennersten, Senior Lecturer, Jur. Dr., LU IP Researcher
Department of Business Law. School of Economics and Management, Lund University

13 december 2019


Holger Crafoords Ekonomicentrum EC2
Ole Römers väg 6
223 63 Lund


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Ulrika Wennersten