IFIA 26th Virtual Executive Committee meeting
IFIA 26th Virtual Executive Committee meeting was organized on June 17, 2019, to review the new membership requests submitted to the IFIA Secretariat by the Professional Association of Innovations from (Italy) and PROvendis GmbH from (Germany) which gained the majority of votes and were admitted as IFIA corresponding members.
1-Professional Association of Innovations (Italy)
Associazione Professionisti per l’Innovazione
Professional Association of Innovations is a non-profit organization that undertakes communication and marketing initiatives suitable for the enhancement and consolidation of an ecosystem for innovation in Italy, Europe, and beyond, promoting economic, social, cultural and civil growth.
They plan to respond to encourage the advancement of a culture of innovation and its dissemination, by facilitating the exchange of know-now between members and by exploiting their talents and skills.
Their membership is open to all and some of its benefits: They offer strategic support in the areas of marketing and communication, to inventors, innovative SME, and young innovative companies in their determination to start up or scale up.
2-PROvendis GmbH (Germany)
PROvendis is the patent evaluation agency of German universities, as well as small and medium-sized enterprises. In the course of this, PROvendis are looking for suitable partners from industry and industry for patent-pending technologies from universities. PROvendis have several technologies that are interesting for companies and manufacturers, unfortunately, it is difficult to make initial contact. PROvendis have services for Universities, Research Institutions, Companies and Start-ups
Also, they have:
IP SERVICES, IP Research, IP Analysis, IP Protection, IP Management,
IP Evaluation , IP Utilization & Transfer , IP Scouting , IP Administration , Funding Programs
The voting members :
1- Dr. Mladen Karic / Bosnian
2- Mr. John Calvert / USA
3- Mr. Winfried Sturm / Germany
4- Mr. Majid Elbouazzaoui / Morocco
5- Dr. Andrei Victor Sandu / Romania
6- Hossein Vaezi Ashtiani / Iran
8- Dr. Aynampudi Subbarao/ India
9- Ms. Megaria Augstina/ Indonesia
10- Mr. Zaran Barisic/ Croatia
11- Mr. Radwan Chouaib/ Lebanon
12- Dr. Marcelo Vivacqua/ Brazil
13- Mr. Shin Kyoung-ho/ Korea
14- Dr. Adnan Al Naimi/ Qatar
15- Mr. Koray Sahin/ Turkey
16- Mrs. Agnieszka Mikołajska/ Poland
17-Mr. Dmitry Zezylin , Russia
Committee members without a vote:
1– Gaelle Grosjean , Swiss
2-Mr. Cenneth Lindkvist , Swididen
4-Dr. Zengpei Xuan , China