Standard Expert Panel (SEP)



The Standard Expert Panel (SEP) is a five member committee constituted by CEFIPRA for monitoring and mentoring purposes on various issues on Scientific Collaborative and Industry-Academia collaborations. The objective of the SEP is to increase awareness among the PIs regarding the IP and commercial potential of their respective projects. The SEP would encourage the PIs to analyze the results of their experimental findings in terms of patentability and commercialization before publishing the results or presenting the same in a conference/meeting.


The members of the SEP are:


1. Prof. Pradeep Seth President Seth Foundation, Gurugram - (Member, IRC - CEFIPRA)
2. Dr. Sadhana Srivastava Scientist E IPR Unit, Indian Council of Medical Research, New Delhi
3. Mr. Tarun Khurana Partner & Patent Attorney Khurana & Khurana - Advocates & IP Attorneys, Greater Noida, UP
4. Mr. Renaud GAILLARD Counsellor for IP French Embassy in India, New Delhi
5. Dr. Mukesh Kumar Director Indo-French Centre for the Promotion of Advanced Research (IFCPAR/CEFIPRA), New Delhi