How to Protect and Manage Your Brand in COVID-19 Times

Tuesday, 25 August 2020 [4:00pm – 5:00pm, SGT]

With the COVID-19 pandemic causing mass disruptions to the global business environment, many enterprises big and small are forced to evolve and adapt rapidly. With these new changes, knowing how to protect and manage your brand well is more important than ever to stand out and stay competitive in the new environment.

This session will discuss:
  • The impact of COVID-19 on brand protection efforts
  • The importance of brand protection and management in times of crisis
  • How to overcome challenges and leverage opportunities with intangible assets and IP


  • Mr James Cheah, IP Strategist, IPOS International


  • Ms Low Jin Wei, IP Strategist, IPOS International

Panel Speakers

  • Ms Robin Smith, VP General Counsel and Legal - China & APAC, The LEGO Group
  • Dr Ming Tan, Managing Director, IPOS International


Dawn Tan

Channel News Asia (CNA)


Tim Moss

Chief Executive Officer and Comptroller General
United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office

Etienne Sanz de Acedo

Chief Executive Officer

Shen Changyu

National Intellectual Property Administration of the People’s Republic of China

Mr. Akira Matsunaga

Japan Patent Office