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Behrang Kianzad holds a Master of Laws from Lund University, Sweden, and is since September 2017 enrolled as PhD-fellow at Copenhagen University, joining the newly set up Center of Advanced Studies in Biomedical Innovation Law.
His main research topics deal with the intersection of Intellectual Property and Competition Law, specifically in regards to patented pharmaceutical products and excessive prices. He has previously presented his research at WTO / WIPO, ATRIP, World Intellectual Property Forum as well as 7th Law & Economics Conference in Lucerne to name a few.
He has previously worked some 15 years as journalist and lecturer in journalism, where he co-authored a course book on multicultural journalism, and went on to work and lecture on digital communications. He has been employed by Swedish Radio & TV, TIME Magazine, European Commission and Swedish Aid Agency to name a few.
Behrang Kianzad is a member of the standing TRIPS Committee of International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI) and he has also been advisor to Expert Advisory Group on Complex Pricing (EAGCP). He regurlarly presents his research at international conferences on the theme of pharmaceutical pricing, competition law and intellectual property.
Behrang Kianzad is a member of following academic organizations:
International Association for the Advancement of Teaching and Research in Intellectual Property (ATRIP)
International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
International Intellectual Property Law Association (IIPLA)
International Leauge of Competition Law (LIDC)
Konkurrens- och Marknadsrättsliga Föreningen (Sweden)
Lund University Faculty of Law Alumni Network (Sällskapet LundaJurister, Sweden)
Knowledge of languages
Behrang Kianzad is fluent in Swedish, English, German, Danish and Persian and commands some knowlegde of Spanish as well.
Master of Laws