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Wednesday, September 11, 2019 (8:30 AM - 5 PM) (GMT+8)

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Marco Polo Shenzhen (Hawaii Room, 7/F)

28 Fuhua 1st Road, Futian CBD
Shenzhen 518048, China

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8:30 AM


9 AM

Welcome Remarks

9:10 AM

Opening Remarks - Vinayak Pradhan, Chairman, Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre (by video)

9:20 AM

Keynote Remarks

9:50 AM

Session 1: Insiders’ Views on Procedural Issues (session in English)
- Salient issues in .cn, .hk, .kr and .my procedures
- What needs to be done before filing your domain name complaint
- Language issues in domain name dispute resolution

10:40 AM

Refreshment Break

11 AM

Session 2: Panelists’ Views on Substantive Issues (session in English)
- Unregistered trademark rights
- Identity or confusing similarity
- Generic terms
- Reseller/ distributor issue
- Reverse domain name hijacking

11:50 AM

Session 3: Protect and recover your domains and trademarks registered in bad faith before the Chinese courts (session in Mandarin)

12:40 PM

Networking Lunch

2:10 PM

Session 4: Tackling Domain Name and Trademark-squatting - Regulation, Law and Practice (session in Mandarin)

3 PM

Refreshment Break

3:20 PM

Session 5: ICANN new gTLD programme next round: what brand owners should know (session in English)

4:10 PM

Session 6: Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) for Resolving IP Disputes (session in English)

5 PM

5:10 PM

Closing Remarks