September 29, 2024-October 1, 2024
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Speakers

Subject to change.

Confirmed Speakers

Alden Abbott

Alden Abbott

Former FTC General Counsel; Senior Research Fellow

Mercatus Center at George Mason University

Brandon Bludau

Director & Assistant General Counsel, Chief Patent Counsel

Capital One Financial

Sukla Chandra

Senior Managing Director of Licensing & Technology Investments

GE Licensing

Cynthia Deal Mitchell

Cynthia Deal Mitchell

Associate General Counsel, Head of Global IP

Highridge Medical LLC

Tatiana De Nevi

Chief Operating Officer

GE Licensing

Jason Harrier

Lead Counsel of Intellectual Property

Plaid

Andrei Iancu

Hon. Andrei Iancu

Former Under Secretary of Commerce for IP & Director of the USPTO

Sullivan & Cromwell

Marylauren Ilagan

Senior Counsel, Intellectual Property

Olaplex, Inc.

David J. Kappos

Hon. David Kappos

Former Under Secretary of Commerce for IP & Director of the USPTO

Cravath, Swaine & Moore

Mark Leonard

Mark Leonard

General Counsel

Sunsweet Growers Inc.

Idris McKelvey

Vice President, Patent Counsel

The Estée Lauder Companies

Joseph Monaghan

Joseph Monaghan

Patent Counsel

Volvo Group

Kayleigh Nauman

Kayleigh Nauman

Intellectual Property Attaché for North America

United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office

Axel Oldekop

Partner

Preu Bohlig

Gene Quinn

President & CEO

IPWatchdog, Inc.

Meredith Schoenfeld

Assistant General Counsel

U.S. National Science Foundation

Changhae Park

Senior Vice President, Chief IP Officer

NXP Semiconductors

Leanne Rakers

Principal

Harness IP

Sharon Reiche

Assistant General Counsel

Pfizer Inc.

Thara Russell

Senior Manager, Senior Counsel

Capital One

Mark Vallone

Chief Patent Counsel, Americas

IBM

Benjamin Weed

General Counsel

Ridge

Geoffrey White

Geoffrey White

General Counsel and Chief IP Counsel

SilcoTek Corporation

Leo White

Leo White

Chief IP & Associate General Counsel

The Duracell Company

Ada Wong

Vice President of Intellectual Property

Brightseed

Conrad Wong

IP Attaché for Guangzhou, China

USPTO

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