IPBC Korea 2023


Fish Principal Karl Renner will speak on the panel discussion "Quantity but Not Quality?" at IPBC Korea 2023 on April 20.

Fish is a proud supporter of the IPBC Korea conference, which provides a fully bilingual agenda tackling the intellectual property policy developments, market trends, and commercial pressures affecting both international corporations operating in Korea and the overseas business of Korean enterprises. Panel details are below.

Quantity but Not Quality?
Thursday, April 20, 2023 | 2:50-3:50 p.m. KST

South Korea's intellectual property office recently announced a focus on upgrading the evaluation system for Korea's IP assets. One of the changes is a shift in focus from IP quantity to quality. In this session, we will address:

  • How to evaluate and communicate the quality of a patent
  • What does upgrading the evaluation system mean for companies and IP owners?
  • The pitfalls and challenges for companies under the proposed evaluation system


  • Karl Renner, Principal, Fish & Richardson
  • Sangmi Han, Team Leader, KT
  • Scott Schneider, Patent Engineering Lead, IBM
  • Yong-Tae Lee, Professor / Attorney at Law, Department of Intellectual Property, Dongguk University

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