Texas Professor Skype Lecture on 20th February 2020
IUCIPRS is organising a skype lecture of Profesor Irene Calboli on 20th February 2020 on the title “GIs with economics, development, and case studies considerations”.
Irene Calboli is Professor of Law at Texas A&M University School of Law, Fellow at the Transatlantic Technology Law Forum at Stanford Law School, Visiting Professor at Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, and Distinguished Fellow at the Royal University of Law and Economics in Cambodia. She has been a visiting professor and scholar in academic institutions world-wide, including the National University of Singapore, Bocconi University, Hanken School of Economics, King’s College London, the University of Strasburg, the University of California at Berkeley, Tongji University, the University of Queensland, and the Max-Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition. Most recently, she was Visiting Professor, Lee Kong Chian Fellow, and the Founding Deputy Director of the Applied Research Centre for Intellectual Assets and the Law in Asia, a Centre that she headed from 2015 until 2017, at Singapore Management University School of Law. Irene is a prolific scholar and the author and editor of several books, articles, and book chapters. Her current publications focus on overlapping intellectual property protection, trademarks and geographical indications of origin, and the intersection between intellectual property and international trade. Irene regularly acts as Expert for national governments and international organizations, and has recently conducted missions in Cambodia, China, Ethiopia, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Africa, Thailand, and Vietnam. An elected member of the American Law Institute and associate member of the Singapore Academy of Law, she currently serves as member of the Council of the International Law Association (Singapore Branch), Chair of the Art Law Section of the Association of American Law Schools, and member of the Legislation and Regulation Committee of the International Trademark Association. Irene is the recipient of numerous awards. For the period 2017-2020, she has been chosen to be a Fulbright Specialist.