Workshop on Innovations, Patents and Licensing

Stony Brook, NY, July 13 - 14, 2014

Schedule of Talks

Sunday, July 13

 

Keynote Address

9:00 - 10:00

Robert M. Hunt  (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia)
The Agglomeration of R&D Labs

10:00 - 10:15

Coffee Break

 

Session 1

10:15 - 11:15

Debapriya Sen  (Ryerson University)
Patent licensing in a Cournot oligopoly: some general results

11:15 - 11:30

Coffee Break

 

Session 2

11:30 - 12:10

Eva-Maria Scholz  (Universite catholique de Louvain)
Licensing downstream technology when upstream firms are capacity constrained

12:10 - 13:30

Lunch Break - Sandwiches Will be Provided

 

Session 3

13:30 - 14:10

Talia Bar  (University of Connecticut)
Prior Art Search and Settlement Negotiations in Patents Dispute

14:10 - 14:50

Marco Serena  (Carlos III University)
Strategic information rigging in innovation-contests

15:00 - 18:00

Argentina vs Germany (World Cup Final)

18:00 - 22:00

Reception Dinner (Curry Club)

 

Monday, July 14

 

Session 1

9:00 - 9:40

Charlene Lisa Cosandier  (Mines ParisTech)
Defensive and offensive acquisition services in the market for patents

9:40 - 10:20

Gabor Virag  (University of Toronto)
Market Outcomes and Dynamic Patent Buyouts

10:20 - 10:40

Coffee Break

 

Session 2

10:40 - 11:20

Yassine Lefouili  (Toulouse School of Economics)
Cross-Licensing and Competition

11:20 - 12:00

Priyanka Sharma  (IIT Stuart School of Business)
The 80/20 Rule: A firm's support for employee innovations

12:00 - 13:00

Lunch Break - Sandwiches Will be Provided

 

Session 3

13:00 - 13:40

Svetlana Boyarchenko  (University of Texas, Austin)
Patience and impatience

13:40 - 14:20

Michael Koenig  (University of Zurich)
Technology Cycles in Dynamic R&D Networks

14:20 - 14:40

Coffee Break

 

Session 4

14:40 - 15:20

Bruno Badia  (Stony Brook University)
On the Licensing of a Technology with Unknown use

15:20 - 16:00

Rabah Amir  (The University of Iowa)
Licensing a weak patent in the shadow of litigation