Let’s Brand Together

INSYNC is a global network of brands focused on collaboration, sharing best practices, and engaging in joint initiatives with the goal of protecting consumers from online harm. Together, INSYNC’s members are evolving the definition and application of Brand Protection to elevate its strategic importance for business decision makers, regardless of industry or field. By sharing intelligence and key insights, INSYNC supports the long-term individual and collective success of its members.

INSYNC Summits

INSYNC Virtual Summit: January 2021

The INSYNC Virtual Summit: January 2021 brings together expert speakers and 100s of brands to meet, share and collaborate in an exclusive online event. This is a unique chance for you to learn first-hand from Brand Protection experts in other leading brands and to walk away with actionable insights to help you to drive real change in the fight against infringers.


  • 16:00-16:10 (GMT) / 11:00-11:10 (EST) – Simon Baggs, CEO & Co-founder of Incopro, will introduce the Summit and share his insight on how the Brand Protection world has changed in 2020 and the key focus areas for the year to come.
  • 16:10-1645 (GMT) / 11:10-11:45 (EST) – Reilly Stephens, of leading retail consultancy Retail Prophet, will deliver the Summit keynote and discuss the learnings from the evolution of the ecommerce space, with a particular focus on Chinese platforms, and how brands can seize the opportunity from the shift online
  • 16:45-17:30 (GMT) / 11:45-12:30 (EST) – 3M and Managing IP will discuss how the pandemic has affected Brand Protection teams – from how to deal with a shifting threat landscape to how to collaborate effectively internally – offering key insights to drive success in 2021
  • 17:30-18:30 (GMT) / 12:30-13:30 (EST) – Following the plenary sessions, attendees will be able to join small-group, brand-only roundtable discussions led by industry experts on how to address the key challenges in 2021


  • Reilly Stephens
    Reilly Stephens

    Director of Insights, Retail Prophet

  • Colette Durst
    Colette Durst

    Chief Trademark Counsel, 3M

  • Jay P. Kennedy
    Jay P. Kennedy

    Assistant Professor, School of Criminal Justice & A-CAPP Center

  • Simon Baggs
    Simon Baggs

    CEO, Incopro

  • Ed Conlon
    Ed Conlon

    Managing Editor, Managing IP

Find out more and register your place below

INSYNC Webinars

With one eye fixed on the future, INSYNC regularly brings members together to discuss hot topics and emerging developments in the Brand Protection space. Find out more about our latest webinar below.

Webinar: The Business Models of Bad Actors – How to Discover & Disrupt Them

The bad actors that threaten your brand and consumers online are commercial operations just like legitimate businesses. Hear from Brand Protection experts on why understanding bad actors’ operating models and uncovering their online networks is key to effectively mitigating these threats and helping your brand succeed online.

  • Helen Saunders
    Helen Saunders

    Chief Product Officer, Incopro

  • Alex Shad
    Alex Shad

    Brand Protection Team Lead, Incopro

  • Laurence Baker
    Laurence Baker

    Brand Protection Analyst, Incopro

Webinar: The Business Models of Bad Actors – How to Discover & Disrupt Them

INSYNC Roundtables

INSYNC members participate in exclusive roundtable discussions, looking at core issues currently facing Brand Protection teams. See our latest roundtable summary below.

Roundtable: How to Deal with Problematic Sellers on Shopee and Tokopedia

We brought INSYNC members together in a roundtable to discuss ways to improve the response to persistent brand infringement on Shopee and Tokopedia. Read the key insights and learn why brands are calling for more united action.

Roundtable: How to Deal with Problematic Sellers on Shopee and Tokopedia

Featured Spotlight

Hear from INSYNC members on how they are revolutionizing Brand Protection, their visions for the future, and best practices for capturing value. See our latest spotlight below:

Spotlight: Why piracy is a business opportunity

With insights from Richard Atkinson, head of the non-genuine segment and fraud prevention for Adobe Inc, we explore how Adobe Inc. has repositioned its fraud prevention to an arm of the business that grows revenue by creating new opportunities.

  • Richard Atkinson
    Richard Atkinson

    Head of the Non-Genuine Segment and Fraud Prevention, Adobe

Become an INSYNC member

Become an INSYNC member

Join a growing network of Brand Protection practitioners and help us build a united front against bad actors. Together, we can protect consumers from online harm.

As a member, you’ll have exclusive access to all INSYNC content including webinars, spotlights, and roundtable summaries. You’ll also receive early-bird invites for virtual and in-person events.