LWT WILpower 2018

02/03/2018 - 14/11/2018
San Francisco, USA

Participants in WILpower boost their knowledge and skills through a series of nine monthly, thoughtfully-paced interactive workshops with expert speakers and coaches, as well as through regular networking and discussion groups that reinforce the powerful messages heard in the workshops.

  • Jan. 12, 2018 – Welcome & WILpower Networking
  • Feb. 2, 2018 – Building Your Leadership Brand
  • March 2, 2018 – You Are the Product
  • April 6, 2018 – Projecting Credibility and Confidence
  • May 4, 2018 – Leveraging Your Leadership Competencies
  • June 8, 2018 – Negotiate for Success
  • July 11, 2018 – LinkedIn and Resume Workshop
  • Sept 7, 2018 – Design Your Life
  • Oct. 18, 2018 – Leading Change
  • Nov. TBD – Graduation Party

RWS IP Services will be attending these workshops.


Webinar: Advantages of Crowdsourcing Evidence of Use (EoU)

Online webinar

Join Article One Partners (AOP) and CEO Peter Vanderheyden on April 10th, 2018 at 12:00PM EST, along with our guest speaker, RWS Patent Information Managing Director Neil Simpkin, as they discuss the advantages of crowdsourcing Evidence of Use (EoU).

Find out how AOP’s unique methodology and platform can:

  • Increase valuation
  • Increase returns on your IP portfolio
  • Protect your brand



About AOP

Since its founding in 2008, Article One Partners (AOP) has revolutionized the transparency of patent data. Today, AOP is the world’s largest patent research community, broadcasting its studies to over 42,000 people and distributing more than $8 million in rewards to researchers for their work on over 5,000 client patent studies. AOP is exceptionally successful in identifying non-textual and non-patent literature. The company is a partner to 17 Fortune 100 companies, 74 Forbes Global 2000 and 7 of the top 10 US patent filers. AOP’s client satisfaction rate exceeds 90%. In September 2017, AOP was acquired by RWS, a well-known translation and intellectual property support firm based in the UK.


DIA Europe 2018

17/04/2018 - 19/04/2018
Basel, Switzerland

DIA Europe 2018 is unique in presenting the entire health care value chain ranging from policy and regulations to R&D, marketing and access at this intense three-day conference.

RWS Life Sciences, the second largest language translation practice in the world focused exclusively on life sciences, will exhibit. Sheena Dempsey, Managing Director, will present „Demystifying the Multilingual Complexities in the Regulatory Cycle,“ on April 17, at 3:30 PM, in the Innovation Theater.  Meet The RWS Life Sciences team at Booth 4:

Topics this DIA conference will address include:

  • Can Regulators and HTA Bodies Create Synergies for Patient Access?
  • What are Necessary Steps towards Outcome-Driven Health Systems? Medicines of the Future: What Will Innovation Need and Bring?
  • How Can Better Outcomes Be Enabled by Big Data?
  • What is the Future of Pharmacovigilance?
  • What Can Stakeholders Expect from Clinical Trial (Development), Transparency and Medical Information?
  • A New Era for Medical Devices and Diagnostics. How Is The Impact?
  • Drug Development and Regulatory Approval – Reference Points around the Globe or Globalisation?

DIA Europe 2018 Program


The Drug Information Association’s 30th Annual Euro Meeting

17/04/2018 - 19/04/2018
Basel, Switzerland

The Drug Information Association (DIA) describes this event as “the largest European multidisciplinary event that brings together a global network of life sciences professionals to foster innovation that will lead to the development of safe and effective medical products and therapies to patients.”

RWS Life Sciences will exhibit and attend.


DIA Global Labeling Conference

24/04/2018 - 25/04/2018
Bethesda, USA

RWS Life Sciences will exhibit at this conference of the Drug Information Association (DIA).  Proper labeling is critical for the safe and effective use of prescription drugs, biologics, and medical devices. This Conference provides a forum for regulators and industry professionals to learn about new labeling-related developments and regulations and global and region-specific labeling policies and challenges. The format for this conference includes expert panels and interactive discussions.


IPA Spring Education Conference

Chicago, USA

IPA’s 2018 Spring Education Conference, consisting of 13 different educational seminars covering many specialty practice areas, including Litigation, Corporate, Immigration (and many more practice areas), as well as Adobe, Westlaw, Legal Writing, and Ethics for Paralegals.  You don’t want to miss this!

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this event.


Newton Media Life Sciences Patent Network

Boston, USA

RWS Life Sciences and RWS IP Services will be joining forces to co-exhibit this event. Visit our booth to learn more about RWS and our vast suite of services.

Click here to learn more about RWS Life Sciences, the second largest provider of language services for the life sciences industry.

Find out more about RWS IP Services, including our Patent Translation and Filing and Patent Search services.


IBA Annual Litigation Forum 2018

16/05/2018 - 18/05/2018
Chicago, USA

For the last 60 years, RWS has provided expert legal, financial and technical translations to clients from all practice areas including international law firms and corporate legal departments.

Presented by the IBA Litigation Committee, this event attracts a broad range of delegates involved in managing and solving complex litigation.

RWS Language Solutions will be exhibiting at this conference and looks forward to meeting you there.

To book a meeting in advance, please email us.


Praxis Auril Spring Conference

16/05/2018 - 18/05/2018
Telford, UK

The Praxis Auril Spring Conference will explore the role of knowledge exchange in catalysing, supporting and developing the social and economic innovations and collaborations that contribute so much to UK growth, as well as attracting major international R&D investment. As always, the conference will provide a stimulating environment for networking and sharing of good practice through a varied programme covering four key themes:

  • KE and the Industrial Strategy
  • Knowledge Exchange 4.0 – responding to KEF
  • Commercialisation Routes
  • Lessons from Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this event.


Flanders Bio Knowledge for Growth Conference

Ghent, Belgium

The cream of the European life sciences community will be attending the 14th edition of’s annual knowledge for growth business conference, attracting decision makers from biotech, pharma and medtech as well as investors, universities, topnotch research institutes, policymakers and competence providers.

RWS IP Services will be attending this event.


ISPOR 2018

19/05/2018 - 23/05/2018
Baltimore, USA

RWS Life Sciences has been selected to present two posters at this conference. Visit our booth to learn more about RWS and our vast suite of services. RWS Life Sciences will be in attendance throughout the entire conference.

Click here to learn more about ISPOR 2018.


Science & Innovation 2018

London, United Kingdom

The 14th annual Science & Innovation Conference, taking place on 7th June 2018 at the QEII Centre, London, is committed to harnessing the power of science and innovation to accelerate the growth of new industries and markets.

Bringing together UK research leaders, pioneers and innovators across academia, the public and private sectors; this conference is perfectly placed to discover new forms of collaboration that will help meet the industrial strategy ambitions.

RWS IP Services will be attending this event.


IPBC Global 2018

10/06/2018 - 12/06/2018
San Francisco, USA

IPBC Global has cemented itself as the global gathering for the world’s IP business leaders since it was first held back in 2008. From June 10 to 12 2018, IPBC Global will enter its second decade when the world’s IP elite will assemble at the Palace Hotel, San Francisco for the 11th annual event.

Building on the convergence challenge theme addressed in Ottawa in June 2017, the 2018 programme features innovative, new session formats specifically designed to encourage delegate interaction with members of the speaking faculty and to facilitate discussion around critical topics.

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this conference.



13/06/2018 - 15/06/2018
Ilmenau, Germany

The 40th Colloquium of the Ilmenau University of Technology on Patent Information and Intellectual Property Rights will be held from June 13 to June 15, 2018 in the Festhalle Ilmenau. The theme of the PATINFO2018 is IP Search – Impact on Competition.

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this conference.


The Moon on a Stick: Innovation Strategy and Business Model Innovation to Drive Growth

19/06/2018 - 20/06/2018
Eindhoven, The Netherlands

In this Innovation Masterclass, Philips will show delegates how to develop and adjust a sustainable Innovation Strategy, and how to implement that in your organisation. In addition, delegates will learn how to innovate their Business Model to drive maximum value and profitability from their organisation.

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this event.


NEPIC Meet the Members

Tees Valley, England

Now in its eighth year and attracting more than 500 delegates, NEPIC’s annual Meet the Members conference and exhibition is a stand out event for the region.

With a focus on project updates and networking, Meet the Members is attended by investors, manufacturers and suppliers from across North East England’s chemical-processing sector.

As a NEPIC member and a language services partner to a number of leading chemical companies, RWS Language Solutions is pleased to be sponsoring and exhibiting at the event.


DIA Global 2018 – Boston

24/06/2018 - 28/06/2018
Boston, USA

The DIA 2018 Global Annual Meeting brings together thousands of innovators from around the globe.  RWS Life Sciences, the second largest language translation practice in the world focused exclusively on life sciences, will exhibit.  Meet us at Booth 2052.

The theme of this year’s DIA Global is „Driving insights to action!“ Sessions will include distinguished speakers and expert panelists from regulatory, industry, patient advocacy, and academia. Engage with global decision-makers and influencers in biotechnology. Visit the conference site for more information.



CIIPM 2018 Annual Meeting

Cambridge, UK

The CIIPM summer meeting provides an opportunity for knowledge sharing for those engaged with the commercialisation of technologies using intellectual property, and those needing information to make legal and commercial decisions. The July meeting offers lunch, an afternoon of talks and discussions, a small exhibition, and networking opportunities.

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this event.


NAPP Annual Meeting 2018

18/07/2018 - 21/07/2018
Washington D.C., USA

NAPP’s mission is to provide networking, education, collegial exchange, benefits, and a collective voice in the larger IP community on patent law and prosecution practice, so patent practitioners can flourish and achieve the highest levels of competence and professionalism in their practice. This year is their 22nd Annual Meeting.

RWS IP Services will be sponsoring this event.


Texas Bar Advanced In House Counsel Course 2018

09/08/2018 - 10/08/2018
Dallas, USA

The State Bar of Texas is an administrative agency of the state’s judicial branch that provides educational programs for the legal profession and the public and administers the Minimum Continuing Legal Education program for attorneys.

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this event.


IPO Annual Meeting

23/09/2018 - 25/09/2018
Chicago, USA

IPO promotes professional development and networking through an extensive offering of conferences and other meetings and events. IPO events bring together experts from the U.S. and abroad to discuss recent trends and developments in IP law and IP-related business issues.

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this conference.


GRUR Annual Meeting

26/09/2018 - 29/09/2018
Berlin, Germany

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this conference.


The Moon on a Stick: Essential Human Factors for Medical Devices

13/11/2018 - 15/11/2018
Cambridge, UK

This course has been revolutionised for 2018 to include overall unified theory of use risk analysis of device usability, evaluation of user interface design, evaluation and testing including HF/Validation (Summative) testing, and traditional usability testing.

You will participate in a Summative testing exercise that will feature advanced perspectives for insuring key concepts and terms are included, that test protocol is sound, avoids confusing statements, conclusions and other big “no-nos” are avoided, valid and comprehensive evaluation of test data, are included, and the report you will submit to the FDA.

RWS IP Services will be exhibiting at this event.