DPMAnutzerforum 2022 as live stream

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What does future mobility look like? How can I make my patent procedure more effective and disclose designs with legal certainty? What new laws are planned? What’s new in the trade mark area?

Be there on 29 March 2022 when these and other topics are discussed in a digital format. Join meetings, chats and a panel discussion in which internal and external experts provide an illuminating insight into and deliver interesting news about IP protection.

On 30 and 31 March 2022, you can participate in informative online workshops and seminars.

Do you still have questions? Please contact us at We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Please note that the event will take place only in German.

DPMAnutzerforum 2022
Main program 29 March 2022, 9:00 to 12:00
Online seminars 30 and 31 March 2022
Registration online form
Livestream Click here for the livestream


Tuesday, 29 March 2022
09.00 Uhr Welcome address and information on the schedule
Ulrich Walter, moderator
09.10 Uhr Innovation trends and news from the DPMA
Cornelia Rudloff-Schäffer, President
09.45 Uhr Moderated discussion with the Federal Ministry of Justice
Dr Christian Wichard, Head of Directorate III B at the Federal Ministry of Justice
10.45 Uhr Break
11.00 Uhr Panel discussion: “The future of mobility: battery, fuel cell or e-fuels – what path will we take?”
Barbara Diehl (Bundesagentur für Sprunginnovation, Leipzig), Prof. Dr. Timo Jacob (Institut für Elektrochemie der Universität Ulm), Dr. Volker Rüger (DPMA), Martin Schuster (BMW Group, München)
12.00 Uhr Closing remarks and announcement of the online events
Ulrich Walter, moderator; Cornelia Rudloff-Schäffer, President
Online events
Wednesday, 30 March 2022
10:00 Uhr Presentation “A more efficient path through the patent procedure”
Dr Bernd Läßiger, DPMA
10:45 Uhr Presentation “DPMAdirektPro – Basics“
Alexander Rottmann und Daniel Heller (both DPMA)
11.30 Uhr Presentation “Disclosing designs online and with legal certainty”
Markus Ortlieb, DPMA
14.00 Uhr Seminar “Search in DEPATISnet and current e-service developments
Georgina Lindow-Eickhoff (DPMA)
Thursday, 31 March 2022
10.00 Uhr "Asian patent information”
Dr. Alexander Baust und Dr. Jinming Lu (both DPMA)
14.00 Uhr Seminar “News from the trade mark area”
Dr. Senta Bingener und Sara Bührer (both DPMA)

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Last updated: 28 March 2022