TECHNIS is an interdisciplinary innovation and intellectual property platform that brings together practitioners and academics whose work focuses on all aspects of intellectual property (IP), involving the management of IP, the legal and economic aspects of IP, its history and its social implications.  Since 2014, we run web-seminars  that are open to all people sharing an interest in this topic.

Forthcoming seminar, Tuesday the 30th of May 2023 at 15:00 London time. The speaker is Margo A. Bagley,Emory University. The title of the talk is “Benefit‐sharing and the new multilateral mechanism for Digital Sequence Information: Avoiding past as prologue".

TECHNIS webinars for 2022-23

  • 27 September, Zhen Lei, Penn State
  • 18 October, Carolina Castaldi, Utrecht University (this webinar is cancelled)
  • 25 October, Bechtold Stefan, ETH Zurich
  • 15 November, Ana Santos Rutschman, Villanova University
  • 6 December, Margaret Kyle, CERNA, Mines ParisTech
  • 31 January, Carlos Ponce, Universidad Alberto Hurtado
  • 28 February, Niels Van Dijk, Vrije, Universiteit Brussels
  • 14 March, Stephen Hilgartner, Cornell
  • 25 April, Madhavi Sunder, Georgetown University

  • 9 May, Mario Biagioli, UCLA
  • 23 May, Angelos Theodorakopoulos, Oxford
  • 30 May, Margo Bagley, Emory University


An Innovation and Intellectual Property Platform