The 12th CIPIAF Delayed to Sep 23-24, 2022

By going through 2021 and trying to predict the changes of 2022, we’ve got the theme of the 12th China IP International Annual Forum “New normal: Integrity, Insight and Innovation”, which concerns the issues of enterprises’ innovation, intellectual property management and legal compliance, also, hopes to make an annual summary and outlook on reform, challenge and opportunity for China’s intellectual property.

To comply with the newest pandemic policy, the 12th CIPIAF now has been delayed to Sep 23-24, 2022 at Beijing Broadcasting Tower Hotel. The main forum and awarding ceremony will be conducted on Sep 24.


Sep 23 evening, 18:00-21:30

CN-KnowHow the Evening of IPers & Awarded In-House IPers (or enterprise representatives) Welcome Reception (Admission by invitation)

Sep 24, 08:00-18:00

The 12th China IP International Annual Forum


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Opening Ceremony & Address


Liu Chuntian 

Chairman of the China Intellectual Property Law Association;

Dean of School of Intellectual Property, Renmin University of China;

Representative of Supreme People's Court

President of AIPPI  (online)

President and CEO of INTA  (online)


Tommy Zhang  

President and Editor-in-Chief of China IP Magazine


Forum of China Intellectual Property Trends


Jin Kesheng

Law Professor and Graduate Supervisor of China Foreign Affairs Universty, Vice President of the Intellectual Property Law Research Association of the Chinese Law Society, and Former Vice President of the Third Civil Trial Division of the  Supreme People's Court

Guest Speakers:

Representatives of CNIPA

Zhang Qiong (TBD)

Former Deputy Director of the Legislative Affairs Office of the State Council, Former Leader of the Expert Advisory Group of the Anti-monopoly Committee of the State Council 

Xu Erming  

Professor of Business School of Renmin University of China, Doctoral Advisor

Ma Yide

Professor of University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wenlan Ditinguished Professor, Doctoral Supervisor  

Fu Tong

Founder of Tongyuan Legal Consulting Company

Li Yanjun 

Senior Director of Patent Management of XiaoMi

Tong Yanyan

Partner of Beijing Kangrui Law Firm

Representatives of Enterprise (TBD)


Lunch Buffet and Free Chat


Forum of China IP Management of Practice


Yuan Zhenfu

Dean of the School of Intellectual Property Rights, Shanghai University

Guest Speakers:

Xie Chenyang

Vice-president and Chief Legal Executive of Foxconn Industrial Internet

Cui Lingling

General Manager of Patent Department of Baidu

Yang Xingfang 

Chief Legal Counsel / GM of IP and Legal Center

Xue Qi

Managing Partner of Shanghai Beshining Law Firm


Tea Break


Parallel Panels (Seminars)


Huang Yong  

Director of Competition Law Center, University of International Business and Economics;

Member of Advisory Group of Experts, Anti-monopoly Commission of the State Council

Guest Speakers:

Zhang Ping

Professor and doctoral supervisor of Peking University Law School

Representative of the Supreme People's Court

Representative of the Beijing Intellectual Property Court

Gu Haiyan

General Manager of Legal Department of Sina Group


Pharmaceutical Patent Review Practice 


Intelligent Vehicle Intellectual Property Forum


Copyright Issues of Short Video

Guest Speakers: 

Cong Lixian

Dean, Professor and Doctoral Supervisor of the School of Intellectual Property, East China University of Political Science and Law

Lu Haijun

Professor and Doctoral Supervisor of the Law School of the University of International Business and Economics

Wang Ji 

Director of Copyright Management of Youku Information Technology (Beijing) Co., LTD



Sep 24, 18:40-22:00

Awarding Ceremony & Gala Dinner


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Sheng Wanwan and Liu Zirui, New Media Department of China IP 

Awarding Ceremony:

2021 Outstanding IP Managers in China

2021 Outstanding IP Service Teams in China

2021 Outstanding IP Management Teams in China

2022 Most Recommended International IP Law Agencies

2021 IP People in China 

Establishment Ceremony of Intellifent Industry Research Center of Zhongguancun Intellectual Property Strategy Research Institute