Upcoming Events

    • 19 October 2021
    • 18:00 - 19:00
    • Zoom

    The Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with Canada-Arab Business Council, Canadian Business Council Dubai and Northern Emirates, Canada-UAE Business Council and the Trade Commissioner Service network would like to present you with an exclusive e-invite to the Expo 2020 Dubai Information Session on October 19, 2021 at 10:00am (ET) / 6:00pm (UAE).

    Agenda & Speakers:

    • Welcome & Overview from Canada's Ambassador the UAE, H.E. Marcy Grossman and the UAE Ambassador to Canada, H.E. Fahad Al Raqbani
    • Description of the Pavilion and its available facilities by Deputy Commissioner General Michael Bailey
    • Market assistance available from the Canadian Trade Commissioner services - Senior Trade Commissioner, Lindsay Margenau
    • Calendar of Events and Missions over the six months (Presented by the Canada Business Councils)
    • Q&A
      • 20 October 2021
      • 19:00 - 21:00
      • Sole Terrace, Conrad Hotel Abu Dhabi

      The Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi is pleased to join the Swiss Business Council's SOCIAL Evening at Conrad Hotel, Abu Dhabi.

      The SOCIAL EVENING will take place on Wednesday, 20. October 2021 at the Solé Ristorante on the terrace, Conrad Hotel, Abu Dhabi  from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM.

      The lovely hotel team is generously offering a complimentary welcome drink and some bites for our registered members. All other consumption will be charged directly to the guest.

      Your attendance is valuable and important in making this gathering a success! We look forward to welcoming you there.

      Complimentary for CBC members only.


          • 25 October 2021
          • 14:00 - 15:00
          • Zoom

          The Canadian Business Council (CBC) Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Dennemeyer is organizing an informative webinar on Computer Implemented Inventions.

          Expert speaker will be presenting the following discussion points:

          • Can a software be patented?
          • How can inventions related to software be protected?
          • Differences in the main Jurisdictions
          • Examples & Q&A session

          Dennemeyer has a unique position on the global IP market. The combination of their global IP law firm – Dennemeyer & Associates –, the IP management service provider – Dennemeyer IP Solutions –, Dennemeyer Consulting; as well as their state-of-the-art IP management software – DIAMS iQ – makes them the sole “full service provider” for global IP management. Their customers benefit from their broad range of expertise – all within one provider.


            Dr. Massimo Galluppi

            European Patent Attorney; Italian Patent Attorney (Consulente in brevetti), Dennemeyer Group

            Massimo Galluppi is a European and Italian Patent Attorney, who is active in IP since 2006. After completing his study in Physics in Rome, Massimo worked for almost two years in an Italian company specialized in renewable energy in the R&D department. In 2003, Massimo moved to Germany and started his PhD in Physics at a German semiconductor company.

            In addition to obtaining the qualification as European and Italian patent attorney, Massimo also held a Diploma in patent litigation in Europe at the EPI-CEIPI in Strasbourg. Furthermore, he completed with success an advance course on Intellectual Property Management at the WIPO Academy.

            Massimo has a large experience with drafting, prosecution and strategic portfolio advice. Also, Massimo has worked on oppositions before the EPO and patent litigation before the Italian Court.

            Before joining Dennemeyer & Associates, Massimo spent several years working as an of counsel patent attorney for different IP firms located in Germany and Italy handling national and international clients in different fields of technology.

            Introduce the Speaker:

            Jan Wrede, Managing Director UAE, Dennemeyer Group

            Jan Wrede, Managing Director of the Dennemeyer Dubai Office is an Intellectual Property attorney who has been active in the field of IP since 1996. Admitted to the bar in Germany and Italy, Jan Wrede practiced IP law between 1996-2013 with two major Italian IP patent & law firms and, in 2014, he opened the Dennemeyer Dubai Office, focusing on IP in the whole MENA region. He is also registered Arbitrator with DIFC (Dubai), GCC CAC (Bahrain), KCAC (Kuwait) and SCCA (Saudi Arabia). Between 1999-2008, Jan Wrede was a lecturer at the ETH Zurich Master in IP and still is a frequent speaker at IP conferences and universities.

            Area of expertise: IP portfolio management


            Complimentary for CBC members and non-CBC members

            Consent to Post Photos and Videos: Please note that photos and videos will be taken during the events and CBC Abu Dhabi reserves the right to publish these on the website, social media handles and other marketing channels. Kindly inform us in writing beforehand at admin@cbcabudhabi.com if you do not give your consent.

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