User Day Conference 2018

We are pleased to invite you to our first User Day Conference in Germany. 

For the first day, we welcome customers, users and interested parties. The second day is designed as a training day and is aimed at users and administrators of the IamIP platforms.

Eventbrite - IamIP - User Day Conference 2018

Day 1 Tuesday 18th of September:

09:00 – 09:30
Registration and breakfast
09:30 – 10:00
Welcome and I AM IP: the thrilling road ahead
10:00 – 11:30
Success Story IamIP Platform Generation 1 and a short presentation of Generation 2, impressions and new functionality
11:30 – 12:30
Customer Company Presentation I, Dr. Mitja Schonecke, SKF
12:30 – 13:30
Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:00
Roundtable discussions on a topic of choice:
- Patent search, content, experience, wishes
- Importance of analysis in the daily work
- Patent Monitoring for occasional users and portfolio user – how to set up processes
14:00 – 14:30
Follow-up on table discussion, share results with other groups
14:30 – 15:00
Coffee Break
15:00 – 16:00
Customer Company Presentation II, Thomas Freitag, MELEXIS
16:00 – 16:30
Panel discussion – The future of using patent information in innovative companies
  • - How do companies in different industries feel about the usage of patent information?
  • - What are the pitfalls and worst-case scenarios if you rely on patent information?
  • - Considering you would be significantly ahead with a high innovation pace, will patent information become the new norm in the technology-based industry?
16:30 - 18:00
Drinks reception
By invitation only evening event

We are looking forward to greeting Dr. Mitja Schonecke, SKF and Thomas Freitag, Melexis. Both patent professionals share with us their experiences of using IamIP in their daily work and increasing patent awareness within the company. The further development of the award-winning IamIP platform Pals to IamIP Generation 2 is in the center of attention. For your personal exchange of experiences with colleagues from other companies, there will be enough time during roundtables and panel discussions. There is a sufficient time frame to meet our team of IP experts. Last but not least, we look forward to a final get-together.

 There are no fees for this event. We ask you for timely registration. Free tickets are available here.

Day 2 Wednesday 19th of September:

08:30 – 09:00
Registration and breakfast
09:00 – 09:30
Round of introduction, expectations about the day
09:30 – 10:30
Set up searches and alerts (monitoring profiles) to improve result sets
10:30 – 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30
Tags, rankings, share portfolios – how to set up workflow and improve teamwork
12:30 – 13:30
Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:30
Analytics – Use statistics and visualization for a deeper understanding of the technology field and competitor´s patenting activity
14:30 – 15:00
Coffee break
15:00 – 16:30
Legal Status Watch, Administration Panel and User Rights Management
Wrap Up

The second day will focus on the training of the second generation IamIP platform. In addition to topics related to patent monitoring, collaboration and workflow, the focus is on patent analysis, from the creation to the evaluation of the data. The topic of legal status monitoring and the calculation of costs for selected patent portfolios complete the program.

The 2018 IamIP User Conference will be the first gathering of the entire IamIP community. The conference will also offer a first look at the company’s Next Generation software platform, set to be released later this year, that will unite the best-in-class features, functionalities, technology and R&D of IamIP.

With more than 100 expected attendees, this year’s conference will feature IP thought leaders from among the world’s most innovative corporations and law firms discussing a range of critical innovation and IP issues, including patent strategy and collaboration management.

You can register electronically via the following link.

We are also happy to receive your registration by e-mail

If you would like to pay by invoice please send an emal to

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our team in Cologne at +49 (0)221 98656270

We look forward to your registration. Tickets are available here.

With kind regards,

Dimitris Giannoccaro

Co-Founder & CEO