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Bryan Harris, International Consultant, European Community

Carlos A. Primo Braga, The World Bank

Deepak Nayyar, Jawaharlal Nehru University

10:10 a.m

Open Discussion

10:40 a.m.


11:00 a.m

Convergence and Divergence in Intellectual Property Rights, Technology, and Global Relationships

MODERATOR: Herbert C. Wamsley, Intellectual Property Owners, Inc.

PRESENTER: John A. Armstrong, IBM Corporation

11:35 a.m.



John T. Preston, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Bruce Merrifield, University of Pennsylvania

George W. McKinney III, Beacon Venture Management Corporation

12:35 p.m.

Open Discussion

1:00 p.m.


2:00 p.m.

Definition of Adequate and Appropriate Protection of Intellectual Property: Opposing Visions


MODERATOR: Anne W. Branscomb, Harvard University


The Argument for a Single Worldwide System:

Robert M. Sherwood, International Business Counselor


The Argument for Differing Levels of Protection:

Claudio Frischtak, International Consultant

2:40 p.m.


2:50 p.m.

Update on International Intellectual Property Rights Negotiations:


Jacques J. Gorlin, The Gorlin Group

3:10 p.m.

Open Discussion

3:35 p.m.


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