Lead: IP Biotech Cluster | patent attorney | IP, ENSAfrica
SPEAKER – DR Joanne van Harmelen
Dr Joanne van Harmelen heads up the biotechnology and life sciences cluster in ENSafrica’s intellectual property (“IP”) department. She is a qualified patent attorney specialising in patent filing and prosecution in the biotech and pharmaceuticals sectors.
Joanne holds a PhD in medical microbiology and vaccine development. She has extensive experience in the field of biotechnology and life sciences, having prepared and filed patent applications locally and in foreign jurisdictions in the fields of microbiology, biochemistry, molecular medicine, agrobiology, bioremediation, bioprocessing, biopharmaceuticals, nutriceuticals, cosmetics and food sciences .Joanne is also experienced in the preparation and filing of plant breeders’ rights applications.
Joanne’s clients include leading international biotech companies and start-ups with operations in Africa, North America, Europe, Australasia and Asia.
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