Jan 26
10:00 am - 1:10 pm
Redesigning Intellectual Property Protection in the Era of Artificial Intelligence

January 26, 2022 | 10am – 1:10pm (Hong Kong Time)
January 25, 2022 | 9pm – 12:10am (US Eastern Standard Time)
This symposium will be conducted via Zoom.


Panel 1: AI and Patent Protection (10am – 11:30am, HKT / 9pm – 10:30pm, EST)


Moderator & Commentator: Ruth Okediji, Jeremiah Smith, Jr. Professor of Law, Harvard Law School



Artificial Inventors
Ryan Abbott, Professor of Law and Health Sciences, University of Surrey School of Law


AI and IP: Putting the Doctrinal Cart before the Empirical Horse
Daniel Gervais, Milton R. Underwood Chair in Law, Vanderbilt University Law School


Algorithmic Bias in the Coming Patent System
Dan Burk, Distinguished and Chancellor’s Professor of Law, University of California, Irvine School of Law


Artificial Intelligence Inventions
Haochen Sun, Associate Professor of Law, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law


Panel 2: AI and Copyright Protection (11:40am – 1:10pm, HKT / 10:40pm – 12:10am, EST)


Moderator & Commentator: Mark McKenna, Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law



AI Copyrights: No Longer a Toy Problem
Pamela Samuelson, Richard M. Sherman Distinguished Professor of Law and Information, UC Berkeley School of Law


Fair Learning
Mark Lemley, William H. Neukom Professor of Law, Stanford Law School


A New Sui Generis Right
Haochen Sun, Associate Professor of Law, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law


The AI-Copyright Challenge: Tech-Neutrality, Authorship, and the Public Interest
Carys Craig, Associate Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School


Please register as soon as possible at https://hkuems1.hku.hk/hkuems/ec_regform.aspx?guest=Y&UEID=79809.


For inquiries, please contact Ms. Grace Chan at / (+852) 3917 4727.


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