General Information

This online seminar is organized by the EUIPO in collaboration with the Danish Patent and Trademark Office. Experts will deliver presentations about relevant initiatives aimed at Small and Medium-sized Enterprises(SMEs) and start-ups. The online seminar is free of charge, attendees do need to register below.


Kirsten Kjær Skott
Policy advisor

Aneta Szczepankiewicz

Elisabeth Dybdal Grube
Legal adviser, Trademarks and Design

Katarina Kletečka

Mona Jarmer

Richelle Spiekerman

Agenda (all timings are CEST)

09:30 Welcome and introduction
09:40Introduction on intellectual property rights – trademarks, designs
10:10Q & A
10:20Your online presence and brand protection
10:50Q & A
11:10SME Fund: €20 million grant scheme for European SMEs
11:40Q & A
11:50“EasyFiling”, online application for EU trade marks
12:10Q & A
12:20Closing remarks

Personal information

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