Download the Agenda  Registration: 2019 WHU | ipXcellence – Campus for IP Management

Conference Information

For the first time the Campus for Intellectual Property Management organizes a once in its kind conference: The „2019 WHU | ipXcellence Campus for Intellectual Property Management“. The conference is run and organized by the Chair of Technology and Innovation Management of the WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, Germany’s leading business school, and located at the famous Rhine valley. Renowned corporate and academic speakers present, discuss, and challenge their current and future plans in IP Management. Additionally, we will present the results and findings of the „ipXcellence – The Global IP Management Benchmarking Study“, followed with a lively discussion and interactive workshops. You can also take advantage of exclusive networking opportunities and connect with leading IP thought leaders from academia and practice.

We will have a Special Session on „Digitizing the IP Department & Intersection of IP and AI“ and „IP Monetization & Corporate Venturing“. Further, participants get the opportunity to chose from different breakout workshops and tracks, covering multiple issues in IP Management. This way, participants can tailor the agenda for their best benefit. Finally, we will introduce and explain the „WHU | ipXcellence – IP Management Research Lab“. The event closes with flying dinner, and networking lounge to „Reflect & Connect“.

We are „Uniting the World of Intellectual Property Management“ professionals by jointly designing its future. See for yourself and register to participate in this unique event at the WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management.


Conference Speakers

Transportation & Accommodation

We have special rates with the following hotels (please state the code „WHU“ when making a reservation):

Mercure Hotel Koblenz
Altstadt Hotel Koblenz

You may also make reservation at the following hotels:
ibis Hotel Koblenz City
Hotel Sander
Diehl’s Hotel


By Plane:
– Cologne International Airport, followed by the RE8 or ICE (train) towards Montabaur or Vallendar (Koblenz)
– Frankfurt International Airport, followed by the ICE (train) towards Montabaur or Koblenz

By Train:
– Koblenz
– Montabaur

A shuttle service from Montabaur to the conference will be provided.

Conference Organizer
Download the Agenda. Please contact Kolin Schunck (Event Manager & Project Lead) for questions about the conference. Phone (EU): +49 261 6509 245 or (US): +1 847 868 3316.