Ideas to Assets: Connecting Markets through IP

4 - 5 SEPTEMBER 2018 | Level 5, Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre, Singapore

Kong Xiangjun

Former Supreme People's Court IPR Tribunal Chief Judge
Dean of IP/Law School, Shanghai Jiaotung University

Kong Xiangjun is currently the Dean and Chair Professor of KoGuan Law School at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Dean of the Intellectual Property and Competition Law Academy, doctoral supervisor, member of Expert Database of the CPC Central Committee Organization Department, senior researcher of Competition Law Research Center at Peking University and also a part-time professor, doctoral supervisor and post-doctoral co-supervisor at Renmin University of China, Southwest Jiao Tong University, Southwest University of Finance and Economics, and other universities in China. Prior to these, he was a former Supreme People’s Court IPR Tribunal Chief Judge.

Prof Kong obtained his LLB at the East China University of Political Science and Law, LLM and PHD at China University of Political Science and Law. His key research areas are in the fields of Intellectual Property Law, Competition Law, Civil Law and Commercial Law. Till date, he has published more than 100 papers and more than 20 books on topics such as fundamental paradigm of anti-unfair competition law, systematic application of trademark law, and innovation and upgrading of China’s IPR protection.