Dr. D. R. Agarwal is a Fellow Chartered Accountant by profession (FCA) since last 30 years. He conceived the idea behind the Global IntellectualProperty Convention (GIPC) to spread IPR awareness in India, and began with a humblestart with an international collaboration with the European Union in 2007. He furtheredthe cause to bring forth the largest intellectual property convention held in India every year (organized annually since 2009). He is also an expert in IP accounting, taxation, and valuation and has providing consultancy to some of the Fortune 500 companies in India and abroad. He is an expert in IP Valuation, Licensing, Technology Transfer and Taxation matters. He is also the founder director trustee of Institute of International Trade.