With over 16 years of experience, Vivek Dahiya is an IP strategist who is passionate about helping clients achieve their business goals through innovation. His background in engineering, business, and law provides him with a unique perspective on how to maximize the value of intellectual property for business growth. Vivek has worked at major IP firms in India where he prosecuted patents and trademarks before founding his own IP strategy consulting firm. He is now registered as a foreign lawyer in Australia and works at Baxter IP on dispute matters and developing IP strategy for clients. Vivek has prosecuted over 2000+ patent applications globally across a wide range of technologies and has successfully managed IP disputes to achieve optimal outcomes for clients. Vivek holds patents in the US and Australia, and soon to be granted in Singapore & India and has experience spanning various technical fields. He has particular expertise in artificial intelligence, software, telecommunications, electronics, and computer technologies gained from prosecuting patents and managing disputes in these areas. Vivek has been named among top 300 IP Strategists in the world in 2022 & 2023 (IAM 300) and in the IAM Patent 1000 from 2014-2019, recognizing him as a leading patent professional.. He is an invited speaker at IP conferences and has lectured at universities in Australia and India. Vivek focuses on carefully understanding his clients' business objectives and goals in order to provide straightforward commercial advice Vivek has volunteered his time to educate university students and industry professionals on the importance of intellectual property. He served on a panel providing pro bono IP advice to industry clusters in India. Vivek combines his engineering background, business acumen, legal expertise, and strategic thinking to help clients maximize the value of their innovations through right-sized IP strategy. He is passionate about both innovation and building relationships with clients to help them achieve their goals. Events: 1. On 26 November 2023, participated in the Horasis India Meeting (Adelaide) as a panelist on "India and Australia in the Current Era," discussing economic growth, hi-tech manufacturing, and collaboration opportunities between India and Australia, alongside other distinguished speakers. The panel was chaired by Barry O'Farrell, Former Premier of New South Wales, Australia. 2. On 23 November 2023, conducted a session on legal considerations for doing business in India for Australian companies participating in the Tech Trade Mission to India, organized by Australia India Innovation Network, Austrade, Sydney. 3. On 28 October 2023, presented at "Shape the Future of AI in Education, Teaching, and Learning" event on "Protecting Innovations in AI-Driven Personalized Learning: The Importance of Intellectual Property," hosted by Mr Bert Verhoeven, Program Director, Innovation & Enterprise, Flinders University, approximately 100 attendees including professors, students, innovators, and startups 4. On 10 October 2023, spoke at the Multicultural Business and Entrepreneur Network Conference 2023 on "IP for business growth" organized by MULTICULTURAL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEUR NETWORK PTY LTD, approximately 150 entrepreneurs have attended this conference.