STY in English
The Finnish Association for Industrial Property Rights (in Finnish Suomen Teollisoikeudellinen Yhdistys ry., “STY”), is an association for professionals working in the field of industrial property.
STY was founded in the 1930s and currently has over 500 members.
The association follows, participates in, and promotes the development of intellectual property legislation and the consistent application of said legislation and organizes seminars, conferences, and other events dealing with intellectual property rights.
Board of the Finnish Association for Industrial Property Rights in 2020
Minna Aalto-Setälä, Legal Counsel, Finland Chamber of Commerce
Mikael Segercrantz, Attorney-at-Law, Roschier Attorneys Ltd.
Other Members of the Board
Heidi Adler, Director (Intellectual Property RIghts), Orion Oyj
Pirjo Aro-Helander, Office Head (Trademarks & Designs), Finnish Patent and Registration Office
Helena Wetterstrand,V ice President, Legal, Fortum Oyj
Nina Korjus. Judge, the Market Court
Noora Ristolainen, Manager (IPR), UPM-Kymmene Oyj
Juha Vesala. Porstdoctoral researcher, University of Helsinki
Jouni Smolander, European Patent Attorney, Laine IP
Jussi Ilvonen, Legal Counsel, Ornamo
Maija Puustinen, General Counsel, Dispelix Oy
Veera Lyytinen, Patent Manager, Sandvik Oy
Henri Kaikkonen, Attorney-at-Law, Bird & Bird Attorneys Ltd
Sara Väyrynen, Associate, Eversheds Attorneys Ltd