Welcome to CICL 2023

in Poznań, Poland

Marketplace for innovation, ideas and technologies – roles and responsibilities

11-12 May 2023

Adam Mickiewicz University

Faculty of Law and Administration
Poznań, Poland

Please submit your abstract to cicl2023@amu.edu.pl by February 19th, 2023

See the venue

CICL 2023 is hosted by Adam Mickiewicz University, Faculty of Law and Administration

CICL 2023 is proudly supported by:

About CICL

International conference on innovation and communication

Each year, CICL brings together top scholars exploring issues in intellectual property law, communications law, and issues related to the intersection of the two.

Conference on Innovation and Communications Law (CICL) launched in 2008 and is jointly organized by the University of Turku Faculty of Law (Finland), the University of Eastern Finland Law School, the University of Louisville School of Law (USA), Michigan State University College of Law (USA), Texas A&M University School of Law (USA), the Faculty of Law and Political Sciences of the University of Szeged (Hungary), and IPR University Center (Finland).

This year’s conference is hosted by the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland, on 11-12 May 2023. This year’s topic is “Marketplace for innovation, ideas and technologies – roles and responsibilities”.

The organizers of CICL 2023 would like to invite papers on a wide variety of topics exploring legal issues pertaining to intellectual property, communications and related areas.

We are looking forward to hosting you in Poznań!

prof. Katarzyna Klafkowska-Waśniowska

2023 edition

Keynote speakers

prof. Wojciech Wiewiórowski

European Data Protection Supervisor
(11 May)

prof. Krystyna Kowalik-Bańczyk

Member of the Court of Justifce of the European Union (12 May)

Conference agenda

Click below for the Agenda.

Conference submissions

This year topics and questions

Market challenges

How do market challenges impact IP law, communications law and related law areas?

New proposals

Which new proposals can be brought to the discussion on creators and users, inventors and investors, traditional and legacy media, traders and consumers?

Exploitation of data and information

Have we dealt sufficiently with exploitation of markets vital resources: data and information?

Urgent courts problems

What are the most urgent problems faced by courts, administrative or advisory bodies?

Let innovation flourish

What other roles and tasks should be discussed so that creativity and innovation could flourish?

Give it a try!

Present your own topic

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hotels and public transportation

Accomodation and Logistics

The conference venue is Collegium Iuridicum Novum, Faculty’s teaching building, located at:
al. Niepodległości 53, 61-714 Poznań, Poland

Paid parking places are available in the vicinity (~1,5 eur/h).

The building is adapted to people with limited mobility.

Location of the venue in relation to points of interest (walking/driving – without traffic):

  • Old Market Square (Stary Rynek) – 20 minutes/10 minutes
  • Poznań Cathedral – 27 minutes/10 minutes
  • Cytadela Park – 8 minutes/2 minutes
  • Poznań Main Station (trains and long distance buses) – 27 minutes/10 minutes
  • Ławica Airport – 20 minutes by car

How to get to Poznań:

You can reach Poznań via plane (direct flights from Frankfurt, Munich or Warsaw) or direct railway connections from Berlin or Warsaw (Berlin Warszawa Express ran by PKP Intercity railways stops halfway in Poznań).

How to travel in Poznań:

Read about moving around Poznań: https://poznan.travel/en/c/jak-dojechac

Taxi/Uber service available.

To reach conference venue you can use public transportation: bus 169 or 168 that stops close to the faculty at “Urząd Marszałkowski” stop.

Read more at ZTM (public operator): www.ztm.poznan.pl

Discover Poznań

Stay longer and discover a 769 years old city that connects Eastern and Western Europe.

Sponsors and partners

Faculty of Law and Administration of Adam Mickiewicz University
Polish Patent Office
Honorary Patronage of the Mayor of Poznań
Fundacja Centrum Cyfrowe
ORA Poznań
OIRP Poznań
Fert Jakubiak Wróblewski Patent Attorneys