Speaker

Shashank Mauria

Mr. Shashank Mauria

Independent IP Practitioner
Former Assistant Director General, Indian Council of Agricultural Research
India

Dr Shashank Mauria was a scientist in Indian Council of Agricultural Research for over 40 years. He had his long innings as its Assistant Director-General for Intellectual Property and International Relations, therein bringing new dimensions of intellectual assets management and international collaboration. He has been associated with seed R&D issues including plant varieties and farmers’ rights, biodiversity law, plant patents and GM crops. Earlier, his research work included plant variety identity requirements in IP regime. He also possesses a law degree, and is now an independent IP practitioner.

DAY III - FRIDAY 10TH JANUARY, 2020

2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

BT XI: Biotechnology Patent and Related Issues - Case Studies of Monsanto, PepsiCo.

Le Meridien

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