Corporate IP Strategy Conference Speakers Announced

Join us on November 9, 2022 for a half-day conference, co-hosted by Unified Patents and Santa Clara University High Tech Law Journal, with a keynote given by USPTO Deputy Chief Administrative Patent Judge Jackie Wright Bonilla. IP leaders from Microsoft, Intel, Google, Twitter, Meta, Cisco, NetApp, Samsung, among others will speak on the latest strategy concepts in patent litigation funding, SEP and patent pools, and international NPE activities. Registration is complimentary, but space is limited, and priority given to in-house counsel.




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November 9, 2022

Santa Clara University – Paul L. Locatelli Student Activities Center

500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053

11:30a            Lunch

11:45a            Introduction / Welcome

Kevin Jakel – CEO, Unified Patents

Janelle Barbier – Editor-in-Chief, SCU High Tech Law Journal

12:00p            Keynote Speaker

Hon. Jackie Wright Bonilla – Deputy Chief Administrative Patent Judge at USPTO Patent Trial and Appeal Board

1:00p              Panel 1:  U.S. Patent Litigation Strategy

Moderator:  Jim Davis – Partner, Ropes & Gray

Nicholas Kim – Senior Attorney, Microsoft

Julian Moore – Director, Head of Patents, Twitter

Isaac Peterson – Director of Litigation, Cruise

Jyoti Uppuluri – Head of Patent Portfolio Strategy, Meta

2:00p              Networking Break

2:30p              Empirical SEP Strategies in District Court

Brian Love – Associate Professor, Santa Clara University School of Law

2:45p              Panel 2:  SEPs and Open Source Patent Strategy

Moderator:  Joseph Matal – Partner, Haynes and Boone

Keith Bergelt – CEO, Open Innovation Network

Christine Lam – Sr. Director, Product Legal and Chief IP Counsel, NetApp

Dan Lang – VP, Intellectual Property & Deputy General Counsel, Cisco

Gail Su – Senior Counsel, Google

Gilbert Wong – Global Head of IP, Block

3:45p              Networking Break

4:15p              Panel 3:  International Patent Strategy

Moderator:  Dr. Susan Keston – Partner, European Patent Attorney, HGF Limited

Julie Han – VP and Head of SV IP Office, Samsung

Albert von Keyserlingk – European Patent Director, Infineon

Dr. Mark Kokes – Chief Licensing Officer & GM, Media IP Business, Adeia

Brad Waugh – Associate General Counsel, Intel

5:15p              Closing Remarks & Cocktail Reception

Jonathan Stroud – Chief IP Counsel, Unified Patents

6:00p              Dinner for all participants on SCU campus


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