Breakfast Briefing: EU Unitary Patent - are you ready?

AdamsonJones and UKTI have partnered up for this breakfast briefing to provide information and advice to UK companies that are involved in or considering exporting innovative products/services into Europe.

Steve Jones, Managing Director and Principal Patent Attorney at AdamsonJones will discuss the likely impact of the new EU unitary patent, which is due to take effect within the next couple of years.

What are the likely repercussions for UK companies looking to obtain EU wide protection for their innovations?

Will it really reduce the costs of patenting in Europe?

What are the pros and cons of the new system and are there alternatives?

Peter Hogarth, Regional Director for UK Trade & Investment East Midlands will provide an overview of the role of UK Trade & Investment, its products and services.

How UKTI can help and support businesses to begin exporting or to grow through exporting to new markets, including in Europe.


BioCity Nottingham, Innovation Room, Pennyfoot Street, Nottingham, NG1 1GF

Date: Thursday 25 April 2013

7.30am - Arrival drinks and breakfast

8.00am - Presentations and Q&A

9.30am - Close

To book a place at this free event, please email Gemma at

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