Laurence Joly

Laurence Joly joined the French Industrial Property Office (INPI) as an economist in 2001. Since 2010, she is the chief economist and head of the Observatory fort Intellectual Property, which is part of the French Industrial property Office’s Directorate of Innovation, Marketing and Communication (DIMC). The Observatory is a centre of expertise, analysis and reflection for all economic and strategic issues relating to intellectual property. Its task is to analyse the INPI’s legal, economic and strategic environment and provide useful insight into intellectual property issues for both the INPI and economic and political decision-makers.