The speed of digital change has brought about a rise in innovative solutions for human-machine interfaces (HMI) and the need to protect them through IP rights. Depending on the nature of the solution, either a patent or a design might be better suited to grant IP protection. We will advise you using practical examples on whether patents, designs or both may assist you in protecting your innovation.
- Daniel CLOSA - European Patent Organisation
- Stephan HANNE - EUIPO - International Cooperation and Legal Affairs Department
- Alejandro FLORES - European Patent Organisation
- Iris DE GROODT - EUIPO - Communication Department