2021 Anti-Counterfeiting Virtual Research Symposium

Anti-Counterfeiting

Underwriters Laboratories will hold the second Anti-Counterfeiting Virtual Research Symposium on Nov. 17, 2021. It will feature prominent researchers, scholars and leaders who will come together to discuss anti-counterfeiting research and address the health and safety hazards posed by counterfeit products. The 2021 symposium will focus on two themes:

  • Environmental Impact of Counterfeit Goods
  • Counterfeit Products and Social Media

Agenda

(all times are US Central Standard Time)

9:00-9:10 a.m. - Welcome and Introduction


9:10-9:20 a.m. - Presentation: 
The Environmental Impact of Counterfeit Goods

Speaker
Ronald Brohm, REACT, The Netherlands


9:20-9:50 a.m. - Panel:
The Environmental Impact of Counterfeit Goods

Moderator
Bruce Foucart, IP Protection Consultant, USA

Panelists
Ronald Brohm, REACT, The Netherlands
Peter Fowler, USPTO, USA
Sarah Kafka, CBP, USA
D’Arcy Quinn, CropLife, Belgium
 


9:50-10:00 a.m. - BREAK


10:00-10:15 a.m. - Presentation 1:
Counterfeit Products and Social Media

Speaker
Gabriele Baratto, University of Trento, Italy


10:15-10:25 a.m. - Presentation 2:
Counterfeit Products and Social Media

Speaker
Christina Mitropoulos, American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA), USA


10:25-10:55 a.m. - Panel:
Counterfeit Products and Social Media

Moderator
Peggy Chaudhry, Villanova University, USA

Panelists
Gabriele Baratto, University of Trento, Italy
Christina Mitropoulos, American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA), USA
Dan Burke, FDA, USA
Bogdan Cîinaru, Europol
 


10:55-11:00 a.m. - Closing Remarks

 


2020 Anti-Counterfeiting Virtual Research Symposium

Learn more and view sessions from last year's Anti-Counterfeiting Virtual Research Symposium.

2020 Anti-Counterfeiting Virtual Research Symposium

 

Hear from prominent researchers, scholars and leaders at the 2021 Anti-Counterfeiting Virtual Research Symposium
Symposium
17 November 2021 9:00 AM CST

Free Online Event