This year we are pleased to announce the return of IP Marketplace.

Visit IP Marketplace, our networking, events and exhibition hall, on 6 and 7 September to meet and connect with exhibitors, IP experts and fellow participants.

Some of the exciting activities happening at the IP Marketplace include:

  • IP Week Experience Zone: Have a cup of artisanal coffee on us and chat with our IPOS colleagues to find out the latest IPOS programmes and initiatives
  • Meeting Point @ IP Marketplace: Set up meetings with fellow participants and meet in-person at the designated meeting point.
  • Live Events and Exhibitors’ Booths: Join our live presentations and panel discussions and visit the exhibitors’ booths to find out the latest IP hot topics and service offerings.

Stay tuned for more programme updates.

Registration is complimentary.

6 SEP 2022 | Tuesday
8.00am – 9.00am Registration

9.00am – 9.45am

Live Streaming from the GFIP:

  • Opening Ceremony
  • WIPO-IPOS IP for Innovation Awards
  • Keynote Remarks

9.45am – 10.15am

Tea Break @ IP Marketplace

  • LIVE interviews with WIPO-IPOS IP for Innovation Awards winners

10.15am – 11.45am

Live Streaming from the GFIP (only at IPMP Hall):
Keynote IP Leaders’ Plenary – Charting our Future with IP 

11.45am – 12.15pm

New GoBusiness IP e-Adviser Tool – Pre-Launch Demonstration

Looking to protect or commercialise your business IP but unsure where to start? Share your business needs with the free GoBusiness IP e-Adviser tool, and it will help identify your IP needs and connect you with the right IP experts! Developed in collaboration with MTI, GovTech and SNDGO, the tool is now in its testing phase, and we warmly welcome your feedback before it launches on the GoBusiness portal.


Ms Ong Pei Wen
Head, Enterprise Engagement
IPOS International

12.30pm – 4.00pm

Activities at the IP Marketplace:

  • Interviews with IP experts
  • Presentations by Sponsors
  • Networking opportunities
  • Refreshments

Many more...

4.00pm – 4.30pm

Tea Break @ IP Marketplace

Launch of Trade Secrets Enterprise Guide

Based on a recent Baker McKenzie survey, 7 in 10 view trade secrets as the most important type of IP to safeguard, particularly given the rapid pace of tech invention. The Commission on Theft of American Intellectual Property survey reported that trade secret theft costs US businesses $500 billion annually. This underscores the rising importance of enterprise trade secret protection and management.

Join us for the launch of the Trade Secrets Enterprise Guide, followed by a sharing from companies to help you learn practical steps to protect and manage your trade secrets, and safeguard your company’s competitive advantage.

4.30pm – 6.00pm

Live Streaming from the GFIP:
Business Track Panel 2A – Of Swords and Shields: Winning in Business Through IP Analytics



7 SEP 2022 | Wednesday
8.00am – 9.00am Registration

9.00am – 3.15pm

Activities at the IP Marketplace:

  • Interviews with IP experts
  • Conversations on IP Hot Topics
  • Networking opportunities
  • Refreshments

Many more...

3.15pm – 3.30pm

Launch of IP Start Programme

Join us for an intimate fireside chat with two start-up founders on how they navigated obstacles and prepared to scale, by anticipating their IP needs. Learn how the IP Start programme can help start-ups gain a solid head start when facing similar challenges in their innovation journey.


Mr Fu Zhikang
Deputy Director
IP Strategy Solutions IPOS International


Mr Khan Zaid Ahmed
M.I.Cloud Technologies

Ms Yang Ping
M.I.Cloud Technologies

3.30pm – 4.30pm

NYC Kopi Chat Series X IP Week SG 2022

Non-fungible tokens (“NFTs”) offers a decentralised modality to manage digital assets using blockchain technology. The global NFT marketplace is expected to grow by around USD 150 billion from 2021 to 2026, at a CAGR of around 35%. This provides tremendous growth opportunities for creators to leverage on NFTs to commercialise their creative works.

Join us as we discuss how can youths leverage the NFT space for their creative works. Hear from the experts on their experiences and pitfalls as you venture into this emerging field in tech.

This event is jointly brought to you by NYC and IPOS.

4.00pm – 5.30pm

Live Streaming from the GFIP:
Business Track Panel 4A – From Start-up to Unicorn: Unleashing the IP

5.30pm – 7.00pm

Closing Reception



AIPLUX manages to simplify the lengthy processes of trademark application and patent consultation to web-based tasks leveraging its proprietary technology in the domain of database, AI and Natural Language Processing.Since the grand launch of its trademark service in 2021, AIPLUX has successfully applied trademarks for over 1500 brands globally.

Clarivate™ is a global leader in providing solutions to accelerate the lifecycle of innovation. Our bold mission is to help customers solve some of the world's most complex problems by providing actionable information and insights that reduce the time from new ideas to life-changing inventions in the areas of science and intellectual property. We help customers discover, protect and commercialize their inventions using our trusted subscription and technology-based solutions coupled with deep domain expertise.

The Dennemeyer Group offers high-quality services for the protection and management of Intellectual Property rights and is committed to being the first-choice partner for customers globally.

With 60 years of experience in the industry and 20+ offices worldwide, Dennemeyer manages over three million IP rights of around 8,000 customers. Organizations with even the largest, most diverse IP portfolios turn to the Dennemeyer Group for reliable protection, administration and management of their most valuable assets.

In addition to a full spectrum of IP-related legal services, Dennemeyer offers IP strategy consulting, comprehensive IP management software, IP payment services and cutting-edge patent search and analysis tools.


Lazada Group is Southeast Asia's pioneer eCommerce platform. For the last 10 years, Lazada has been accelerating progress in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam through commerce and technology.

Today, a thriving local ecosystem links our consumers to more than 1 million actively-selling sellers every month, who are transacting safely and securely via trusted payments channels and Lazada Wallet, receiving parcels through a homegrown logistics network that has become the largest in the region. Lazada aims to serve 300 million shoppers by 2030, and be the best at enabling brands and sellers in digitalizing their businesses.

Lazada has a dedicated Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) protection team and is committed to building and maintaining a trusted platform for our consumers, brands, merchants and ecosystem partners. Our comprehensive IPR protection program - covering everything from counterfeit detection and take-down to consumer and merchant education - fosters a safe eCommerce environment for all.

More information can be found here: www.lazada.com/en/ipr/


Marks & Clerk Singapore LLP is part of the Marks & Clerk group with 17 offices around the world.

We are a leading Intellectual Property firm of Registered Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys, who are highly regarded locally as well as globally and our large team enables us to offer clients a full range of intellectual property expertise. Within our team of technically qualified patent attorneys, we have a wide range of specialisms, meaning we can advise on any kind of technology, from electronics to biochemistry to materials.

As a testament of the quality of our work, we have won the Managing Intellectual Property award for 'Singapore Prosecution Firm of the Year' six out of the last nine years, including this year – 2022. We are listed in the top tier for patent and trade mark work in Managing Intellectual Property’s IP Stars guide and Asia IP’s annual survey. Our patent practice is also listed in the top tier of the Asia Legal Business IP rankings and IAM Patent 1000. The IAM Patent 1000 2021 Guide says "Only a few can compete with Marks & Clerk when it comes to locking down ironclad patent rights in Singapore... Marks & Clerk’s service stands out for several reasons – its practitioners have all the information at hand, provide a thorough explanation of risks, dispense strategic advice, proactively arrange expert consultations and follow up with clients diligently."


Questel is a true end-to-end intellectual property solutions provider serving 20,000 organizations in more than 30 countries for the optimal management of their IP assets portfolio. Whether for patent, trademark, domain name, or design, Questel provides its customers with the software, tech-enabled services, and consulting services necessary to give them a strategic advantage.


Tangibly's SaaS platform enables companies to implement best-in-class management of their trade secrets. Trade secrets can be almost anything, from algorithms to chemical processes to client lists and are among the most valuable assets for many companies.

Tangibly helps demystify legal requirements and implement best practices to establish company assets as legally enforceable trade secrets. These best practices include cataloging assets, acknowledgment workflow, access management, tracking required legal agreements (NDAs, employment agreements, partnership agreements, etc), as well as employee/partner education and training. Welcome to a new world of IP management.