The Licensing Profession in 2030 – what does the future hold?


23 September 2021

8:30am – 9:30am (EDT) / 2:30pm – 3:30pm (CEST)

This interactive panel composed of senior licensing professionals from various industries will discuss the role of licensing in driving business development activities in both academia and the commercial sector. The speakers will also discuss the importance of licensing during 2021 – a very unique year – how it might change over the next decade and what skills will be needed to be effective.



  • Ben Dibling, University of Pennsylvania, Penn Center for Innovation, Chair, CLP Board of Governors
  • Sian Godwin, Business Development and Licensing Director, Sandoz Pharmaceuticals
  • François Painchaud, Partner, Robic

Moderator: Dana Robert Colarulli, Executive Director, LESI

This event is FREE to participants.

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