Education Policy and Development Committee

The Education Policy & Development Committee oversees and seeks to develop the education programme for members.

Members

  • Mark Foreman

    Vice-Chair

  • Charlotte Duly

  • Mark Bearfoot

  • Carrie-Louise Bradley

  • Daniel Smart

  • Becky Knott

  • Ese Akpogheneta

  • Sanjay Kapur

  • Angharad Rolfe Johnson

  • Tania Clark

Indicative time commitment:
One-two hours per month - includes three meetings per year

Working groups

Competency Frameworks & Accreditation Standards

Establish and promote an Advanced Competency Framework for Chartered Trade Mark Attorneys.

  • Joanna Lucas Munce

  • Angharad Rolfe Johnson

  • Vacancy

  • Christopher Sutoto-Haywood

  • Lewis Whiting

  • Vacancy

  • Mark Bearfoot

  • Carrie-Louise Bradley

Timeframe:
Year round

Indicative time commitment:
One hour per month

Education Liaison

Maintain close and regular dialogue with CITMA members, IPReg and the examination agencies.

  • Carrie-Louise Bradley

    Lead

  • Mark Bearfoot

  • Sanjay Kapur

  • Rachel Platts

  • Jack Weaver

  • Jack Kenny

Timeframe:
Year round

Indicative time commitment:
One hour per month

Education Strategy

Explore future education initiatives and develop proposals, including alternative routes to the profession and career pathways. Development of CITMA accredited professional skills courses by external providers.

  • Angharad Rolfe Johnson

    Lead

  • Mark Bearfoot

  • Vacancy

  • Rebecca McBride

  • Adjoa Anim

  • Sian Reeve

  • Vacancy

Timeframe:
Year round

Indicative time commitment:
One hour per month

CITMA Paralegal Course

Successfully deliver the CITMA Paralegal Course. Review the syllabus, ensuring formalities and law and practice are current, liaising with other CITMA stakeholders. Mark the final exam and release results.

  • Daniel Smart

    Lead

  • Roy Scott

  • Kane Ridley

  • Lucy Walker

  • Richard Goddard

  • Lisa Waithe

  • Ilse Van Haaren

  • Rebecca McBride

Timeframe:
Year round

Indicative time commitment:
Two hours per month