The honorary board of women in ip e.V. currently consists of five freelance or industrial patent attorneys and attorneys at law, who are elected by the members for a period of 3 years. The board plans and organizes the realization of the aims of the association. For this purpose, our association offers the members a platform for the organization of seminars, that are designed as specialized trainings and for personal advancement as well as for the discussion of vocational and technical questions.
Responsibilities of the various departments
Spokeswoman of the board: Claudia Schwarz
Seminars: Claudia Schwarz und Pia Björk
Website/Social Media: Andrea Zehetner
Finances: Gabriele Mohsler
Staff: Pia Björk
Mentoring: Pia Björk (und Ursula Kinkeldey)
External communication/presence: Andrea Zehetner
Sponsoring: Andrea Zehetner und Miriam Kiefer
Members/Board of Trustees/Supporting members: Miriam Kiefer
Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees of women in ip e.V. supports and advises the board in its activities and is involved in important decisions. The members of the Board of Trustees are a number of outstanding ladies from the industry or teaching, active or retired members of the Federal Patent Court and the German Patent and Trade Mark Office as well as other ladies in leading positions in the field of intellectual property law.