Conference preview: 2018 AIPLA Annual Meeting

21-09-2018

Conference preview: 2018 AIPLA Annual Meeting

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Senior judges are among the speakers at the 2018 AIPLA Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, from October 25 to 27, as WIPR finds out.

The 2018 AIPLA Annual Meeting is a three-day conference for lawyers in private and corporate practice, in government service, and in the academic community, as well as patent agents and other IP law professionals looking to maximise their skills.

The conference sessions deliver top-notch insight on up-to-the-minute trends, industry developments, and innovations that will push your career to new heights.

AIPLA Annual Meetings are a great gathering place for IP practitioners looking for networking, outstanding speakers, and high quality education programming. Learn about and discuss patent-eligible subject matter, trademark, copyright, antitrust, the Patent Cooperation Treaty, cybersecurity, and more.

“We aim to take the ‘work’ out of networking with lengthened coffee breaks, and more cocktail receptions.”

And as always, we aim to take the ‘work’ out of networking with lengthened coffee breaks, more cocktail receptions, lunches, dinners, and parties.

Distinguished speakers include Andrei Iancu, undersecretary of commerce for intellectual property and director of the US Patent and Trademark Office; Kara Stoll, circuit judge, US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit; and Raymond Chen, circuit judge, US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

The programme also includes Alden Abott, general counsel, the Federal Trade Commission; Vishal Amin, US IP enforcement coordinator at the White House; and more.

Join a diverse, global community of law firms, companies, and institutions involved in the practice of patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, and unfair competition law at AIPLA’s 2018 Annual Meeting.

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