Czech and European Trademark and Design Attorney, Technology Transfer and IP Licensing Specialist, Partner.

Professional Experience: After concluding her previous carreer of a ballet dancer in the National Theatre Ballet in Prague, Czech Republic, Ingrid gained experience as a paralegal in a Praguebased law firm with general legal practice. In 2011, she joined INVENTIA s.r.o., a patent attorney and licensing advisory company, and became fully focused on IP law. In 2015, Ingrid qualified as a Trademark and Design Attorney. Ingrid is the founding partner and executive director of HARBER IP s.r.o.

Languages: English, Spanish, French

Membership: Chamber of Patent Attorneys of the Czech Republic, LESI, ECTA

Education: Ingrid graduated in Comparative Law from the University of Wales (BA Hons.) and was awarded an LL.M. degree in Commercial Law at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Other Activities: Ingrid gives lectures and seminars on legal aspects of industrial property, technology transfer and commercialization to researchers and scientists. She serves as a member of the International Business Advisory Board of IOCB TTO s.r.o., which is linked to the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Academy of Science of the Czech Republic.

Contact: berankova@harber-ip.cz, +420 775 949 484