GUIDING THE DEVELOPMENT OF SME CLIENTS

The Landmark Hotel, London, United Kingdom 18 Nov 2016
9:00 - 9:30
REGISTRATION
9:30 - 10:00
CHAIRMAN'S INTRODUCTION Roy Saunders Founder and Chairman of IFS Consultants and the IBSA
10:00 - 10:30
IDENTIFICATION, PROTECTION AND EXPLOITATION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS Chris McLeod Partner, Elkington & Fife David Copping Farrer & Co
10:30 - 11:10
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDITS & PATENT BOX REGIMES Bernhard Gilbey Partner, Squire Patton Boggs Mark Davis Simmons Gainsford
11:10 - 11:40
REFRESHMENT BREAK
11:40 - 12:10
INTERNATIONAL VAT PITFALLS AND DEVELOPMENTS Claire Taylor Simply VAT Nancy Cruickshanks Shipleys
12:10 - 12:40
CREATING A BRAND MANIFESTO & DIGITAL STRATEGY FOR THE SME Colin Kingsmill Laurier Partners
12:40 - 2:00
LUNCH BREAK
2:00 - 2:30
INVESTOR REQUIREMENTS AND FINANCING TECHNIQUES James Bronte-Stewart IFX Nick Alfille Memory Crystal
2:30 - 3:00
ENGAGING WITH PARTNERS IN OVERSEAS JOINT VENTURE AGREEMENTS Anthony Hunt Howard Kennedy
3:00 - 3:30
REFRESHMENT BREAK
3:30 - 5:00
INTERNATIONAL TAX ISSUES AND EXIT STRATEGIES Aliasghar Kanani Tax Partner, Bonnard Lawson Dmitry Zapol IFS Consultants Geraldine Schembri Director, EMCS Ltd Roy Saunders Founder and Chairman of IFS Consultants and the IBSA Scott Davis Withum (IUS) Wim Ritz Managing Director, Vistra Luxembourg
5:00 - 6:00
NETWORKING DRINKS

REGISTRATION

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

CHAIRMAN'S INTRODUCTION

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Please click to download Roy's case study and slides, which is the basis of the day's events.

IDENTIFICATION, PROTECTION AND EXPLOITATION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Slides from Chris McLeod & David Copping

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT TAX CREDITS & PATENT BOX REGIMES

10:30 AM - 11:10 AM

Slides from Mark Davis & Bern Gilbey

REFRESHMENT BREAK

11:10 AM - 11:40 AM

INTERNATIONAL VAT PITFALLS AND DEVELOPMENTS

11:40 AM - 12:10 PM

CREATING A BRAND MANIFESTO & DIGITAL STRATEGY FOR THE SME

12:10 PM - 12:40 PM

Slide from Colin Kingsmill

LUNCH BREAK

12:40 PM - 2:00 PM

INVESTOR REQUIREMENTS AND FINANCING TECHNIQUES

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

ENGAGING WITH PARTNERS IN OVERSEAS JOINT VENTURE AGREEMENTS

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Slides from Anthony Hunt

REFRESHMENT BREAK

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

NETWORKING DRINKS

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM