United States Patent and Trademark Office IP Attaches Roundtable

Washington, DC
Friday, December 19, 2008

 


9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Registration and Breakfast

9:30 a.m. – 9:35 a.m.
Welcome Remarks
Caroline Joiner, Vice President, Global Intellectual Property Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

9:35 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
The State of Intellectual Property Rights Internationally: Successes and Challenges

Dominic Keating, IP Attaché, India, Foreign Commercial Service
Dorian Mazurkevich, IP Attaché, Brazil, Foreign Commercial Service 
Jennifer Ness, IP Attaché, Thailand, Foreign Commercial Service
Tracy Perrelli, IP Attaché, Russian Federation, Foreign Commercial Service     
Mohamed Shaltout, IP Attaché, Egypt, Foreign Commercial Service
Conrad Wong, IP Attaché, China, Foreign Commercial Service 

Moderated by: Caroline Joiner, Vice President, Global Intellectual Property Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Engaging the International Community: The Role of Multilateral Institutions in Protecting IPR (WIPO, WCO, WTO, WHO, UNFCCC)

Dorian Mazurkevich, IP Attache, Brazil, Foreign Commercial Service 
Jennifer Ness, IP Attache, Thailand, Foreign Commercial Service
Nancy Omelko, Mission Geneva, United States Trade Representative

Moderated by: Brad Huther, Senior Advisor, Global Intellectual Property Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

11:35 p.m. – 12:05 p.m.
Networking Break and Lunch

12:05 p.m. – 1:05 p.m.
 Lunch and Panel: Collaboration Locally and Regionally: Integrating and Expanding Successful Frameworks/Networks

Dominic Keating, IP Attaché, India, Foreign Commercial Service
Tracy Perrelli, IP Attaché, Russian Federation, Foreign Commercial Service     
Conrad Wong, IP Attaché, China, Foreign Commercial Service 

Moderated by: Brad Huther, Senior Advisor, Global Intellectual Property Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

1:05 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Presentation of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s “Recommendation for Consideration by the Incoming Administration regarding the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office”

Brad Huther, Senior Advisor, Global Intellectual Property Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Closing Remarks
Caroline Joiner, Vice President, Global Intellectual Property Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

 

 

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