Event Info:

  • 07 Aug 2019
  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • August Cafe and Bakery, Phonsinuan, vientiane
    Location Details


The European Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Lao PDR (ECCIL) or EuroCham Laos in association with the Southeast Asia IPR SME Helpdesk is hosting a breakfast talk on: " Registration and Protection of your Intellectual Property in Laos " on 7th August 2019.

The event will include a keynote presentation by Mr. Dino Santaniello, External Expert of the South-east Asia IPR SME Helpdesk and the head of Tilleke & Gibbins' office in Lao PDR and participants will enjoy an informal breakfast while learning about the insights.

Participants will learn about:

  • What IPR or Intellectual Property Rights are

  • How to register your IP in Lao PDR, costs and timeline

  • How to protect your IP in Lao PDR

  • Case study example

  • Tips and watch outs

Event Details

  • Venue: Au8ust Café & Bakery (TBC),Vientiane Capital City, Lao PDR (Click here for location)

  • Date:  7th August 2019 (Wednesday)

  • Registration: 8:30am - 9:00am

  • Breakfast and Presentation: 9:00am - 10:30am

  • Open discussions/ Q&A: 10:30am – 11:00am

Participation Fees

  • Member price: $15

  • Non-member price: $25


Not only does Mr. Dino Santaniello have wide experience across various fields of law, including patents and trademarks, privacy and data protection, he also advises both domestic and international companies on legal matters in Laos and Thailand. Given the strengths of his client service and legal expertise, Dino is recognised as a “rising star” in Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2018, and as a "Leading Lawyer" in The Asia-Pacific Legal 500, 2019.

Prior to joining Tilleke & Gibbins, Dino worked as an in-house counsel in the insurance, oil and gas industries. During this time, he advised on corporate and commercial issues, as well as intellectual property matters such as trade secrets and restrictive covenants.


Please kindly contact Ms. Aksonethip Somvorachit (Thip) at [email protected] or call 020 550 21 550 latest by 1st August 2019.