"Intellectual Property and Global Development: 50 Years After Stockholm" Symposium

​Texas A&M University School of Law
Friday-Saturday, March 31-April 1, 2017

This symposium examines the development of the international intellectual property regime since the Stockholm Intellectual Property Conference in June–July 1967. In addition to developments concerning the Berne and Paris Conventions, the TRIPS Agreement and the WIPO Development Agenda, this event explores new intellectual property issues arising from the Trans-Pacific Partnership and the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership.

View the symposium schedule.

If you would like to participate as a conference fellow, please contact Professor Peter Yu.

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Confirmed Participants

  • Professor Frederick M. Abbott, Florida State University College of Law
  • Professor Olufunmilayo B. Arewa, University of California, Irvine School of Law
  • Professor Margaret Chon, Seattle University School of Law
  • Professor Allan Rocha de Souza, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
  • Professor Graham Dutfield, School of Law, University of Leeds (U.K.)
  • Professor Sean Flynn, American University Washington College of Law
  • Professor Susy Frankel, School of Law, Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand)
  • Professor Shubha Ghosh, Syracuse University College of Law
  • Professor Amy J. Glass, Department of Economics, Texas A&M University
  • Professor Sam Halabi, University of Missouri School of Law
  • Professor Sapna Kumar, University of Houston Law Center​​
  • Professor Marshall Leaffer, Indiana University Maurer School of Law
  • Professor Doris Estelle Long, John Marshall Law School
  • Professor Chidi Oguamanam, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa (Canada)
  • Professor Ruth Okediji, University of Minnesota Law School
  • Professor J. Janewa OseiTutu, Florida International University College of Law
  • Professor Tana Pistorius, School of Law, University of South Africa (South Africa)
  • Professor Sarah R. Wasserman Rajec, William & Mary Law School
  • Professor Jerome H. Reichman, Duke University School of Law
  • Dr. Henning Grosse Ruse-Khan, Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge (U.K.)
  • Professor Joshua Sarnoff, DePaul University College of Law
  • Professor Susan Sell, School of Regulation and Global Governance, Australian National University (Australia)
  • Professor Martin Senftleben, Faculty of Law, VU University Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
  • Dr. Xavier Seuba, Centre for International Intellectual Property Studies, University of Strasbourg (France)
  • Professor Dalindyebo Shabalala, Case Western Reserve University School of Law​
  • Professor Natalie Stoianoff, Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney (Australia)
  • Professor Uma Suthersanen, School of Law, Queen Mary, University of London (U.K.)
  • Professor Geertrui Van Overwalle, Faculty of Law, University of Leuven (Belgium)
  • Professor Kimberlee Weatherall, Sydney Law School (Australia)​
  • Professor Katja Weckstrom, University of Eastern Finland Law School (Finland)

Conference Fellows

  • Dr. Dhanay M. Cadillo Chandler, Senior Research Fellow, Faculty of Law, University of Turku (Finland)
  • Tabrez Y. Ebrahim, Esq., Bracewell LLP​
  • Professor Gao Lanying, Guilin University of Electronic Technology (China)​
  • Professor Connie D. Nichols, Baylor Law School
  • Professor W. Keith Robinson, Dedman School of Law, Southern Methodist University