THE CALL FOR PAPER IS NOW OPEN
The European Policy for Intellectual Property Association EPIP announces its 15th Annual Conference in Madrid, Spain, from 9 to 11 September 2020, hosted by the Institute of Public Goods and Policies at the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC-IPP). Scholars from all disciplines and practitioners interested in the economic, managerial, legal and political aspects of intellectual property (IP) are all encouraged to submit and/or to attend. All forms of IP are relevant, whether patents, copyrights, trademarks, plant breeding rights, geographical indications, design rights, trade secrets or others.
Submissions on all IP-related topics are invited and contributions on the following topics are encouraged:
EPIP 2020 invites applications for a limited number of themed sessions on any relevant topic. Interested chairs must submit a short session description including 3-4 abstracts (preferably extended abstracts) of the proposed contributions directly to firstname.lastname@example.org within the deadline indicated below. The proposal will be reviewed by the organizers of EPIP 2020, who reserve the right to make acceptance conditional on following up on suggested alterations.
Themed session submission opens: 12 December 2019
Themed session submission deadline: 31 January 2020
Announcement themed session selection: 21 February 2020
Paper submission opens: 3 February 2020
Paper submission deadline: 3 April 2020
Announcement of paper selection: 25 May 2020
The EPIP Association will award two Young Scholars Awards for the best full papers submitted by PhD students in economics/management and in law. On submission, if eligible, please indicate if you would like your paper to be considered for the award. More information at www.epip2020.org/awards
The EPIP association supports PhD students in the field through reduced registration fees. In addition, as in previous years, a PhD workshop will be held in the morning of 9 September 2020, as part of the EPIP 2020 annual conference, at no extra cost for all registered students.
More information at https://epip2020.org/epip-phd-workshop/