BMM Organisation

BMM members are employed at trademark- and/or patent firms, at corporate trademark and patent departments, as IP lawyers, or work at universities and other educational institutes. 

The current board consists of:

  • Theo-Willem van Leeuwen (president)
  • Francois Uyttenhove (vice-president)
  • Johan Dedeckel (past president)
  • Ellen Gevers (secretary)
  • Helma van de Langenberg (treasurer)
  • Sandra Bauwens
  • Michel Rorai
  • Gregor Vos
  • Tanguy de Haan 
  • Kris Keymolen (BMM coordinator)

Honourary members: 

  • A.D. Baarslag †
  • Kor Blumenstock
  • Florent Gevers †
  • Wim Goosen
  • Rob Krist
  • Hans Molijn †
  • Frans Pannenkoek
  • Paul Steinhauser


Within the association, several committees are present, among which:

  • the Communication and PR committee, responsible for external communications
  • the Programming committee, responsible for the organisation of events and member assembly
  • the Redaction committee, responsible for the quarterly edition of the BMM-bulletin.