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The Dublin IP and R&D Summit: Connecting the Worlds of Business, IP and R&D

London, UK - June 25th, 2024 The Dublin IP and R&D Summit returns to the heart of Ireland on the 4th & 5th of September, 2024, as the premier conference designed for IP professionals to get ahead in everything intellectual property, R&D, brand management, and the future of European innovation.


In an era of rapid technological evolution, the Summit is a crucial platform for navigating the complex landscape of IP. Attendees will gain actionable insights, forge essential connections, and explore the latest trends shaping the future of intellectual property and innovation in Ireland and across Europe.

This year’s agenda includes discussions on revolutionising litigation and harnessing AI across the business, interactive product demos, and networking with leaders from organisations like Lenovo, Honeywell, Lighthouse Studios, Zyte, Alkermes Pharma, and more. The meticulously-curated 2024 program is designed to inspire, educate, and empower all attendees across two days:

Day 1: 4th September 2024, at Enterprise Ireland Offices, Ireland D03 E5R6

Day 2: 5th September 2024, at The Convention Centre Dublin, Ireland D01 T1W6

The first day will focus on Irish innovation, featuring content on IP awareness, building brand identity and the intersection of IP and investment. The second day will cover a broader European perspective and IP strategy with up-to-the-minute trends and topics in the world of IP; with diverse themes such as innovation for growth, legal implications of AI, global IP strategies, trademark trends, and copyright developments. 

"This Summit always attracts a very diverse audience - multinationals, start-ups, SMEs, private practice lawyers, public policy professionals, even academics - evidence of how innovation and IP are crucial subjects in today’s economy", said Enterprise Ireland’s IP Manager, Joe Doyle.

Enterprise Ireland have led the charge to establish Dublin as Europe’s capital of intellectual property” said Timo Karakashev, CEO of Cosmonauts, organisers for the Dublin IP and R&D Summit. “It is an honour to work with Joe and his colleagues to put together this landmark annual event in the world of IP”.


About The Dublin IP and R&D Summit

Now in its fourth year, the Dublin IP and R&D Summit, jointly organised by Enterprise Ireland and Cosmonauts, has become a cornerstone event for intellectual property professionals, lawyers, business leaders, innovation experts, and entrepreneurs across Europe. This summit facilitates pivotal conversations about the ever-evolving innovation landscape.

Each year, more than a hundred attendees and expert speakers from various global industries converge to discuss and analyse the latest trends and topics shaping the IP landscape. Past summits have featured impactful, hands-on sessions and workshops, thanks to collaborations with industry leaders like Mathys & Squire, equipping attendees with cutting-edge skills for the future.

This year, the summit has expanded to a two-day event, with a comprehensive agenda covering key themes such as AI, copyright, IP portfolio development, leveraging patents for start-ups and SMEs, and the Unified Patent Court (UPC). The Dublin IP and R&D Summit 4.0 is an unparalleled opportunity to network, learn, and stay ahead in the fast-paced world of intellectual property and innovation.


About Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland is the government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets. They work in partnership with Irish enterprises to help them start, grow, innovate and win export sales in global markets. In this way, Enterprise Ireland supports sustainable economic growth, regional development and secure employment.

The application of research and innovation to business challenges is critical to the success of the Irish economy. They provide support for both companies and researchers in Higher Education Institutes to develop new technologies and processes that will lead to job creation and increased exports.


About Cosmonauts Ltd.

Cosmonauts aims to supercharge the growth of tech companies by helping them to forge connections with potential clients, investors and industry partners. This is achieved through a range of services and the organisation of around a dozen insight-rich, international events.

The events run in the US, Europe and Africa and are focused in the fast-growing sectors of LegalTech, Space Commercialisation, GreenTech, AgriTech and IP Management.


Contact: Brianne Gilbert, Marketing Executive,

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Secure your spot now and be part of shaping the future of intellectual property with the Dublin IP and R&D Summit this September.

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