PPAC Quarterly Meeting - September 1, 2011

Public Session 9:00 - 11:45 a.m.

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Time Topic Principal(s)
9:00 - 9:05 Call To Order Damon C. Matteo, Chairman
9:05 - 9:10

Session Opening

  • Introductions
  • PPAC Remarks
Damon C. Matteo, Chairman
9:10 - 9:20 USPTO Opening Remarks Teresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Under Secretary and Deputy Director of USPTO
9:20 - 9:30 Patent Remarks Robert Stoll, Commissioner for Patents
9:30 - 9:45 Legislative: Update Wayne Sobon, PPAC Member
Tom Stoll, Congressional Affairs Specialist
9:45 - 10:00 Finance: Update Tony Scardino, Chief Financial Officer
10:00 - 10:30 America Invents Act Janet Gongola, Patent Reform Coordinator
Azam Khan, Deputy Chief of Staff
10:30 - 10:40 >>> Break <<<
10:40 - 11:00 OCIO Update
PE2E
Ben Borson, PPAC Member
Damon C. Matteo, Chairman
John Owens, Chief Information Officer
David Landrith, Portfolio Manager
11:00 - 11:15 Update on the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences James Smith, Chief Judge, Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences
11:15 - 11:30 Follow-Ups/Catch-Up: Ad Hoc Damon C. Matteo, Chairman
11:30 - 11:40

Wrap-Up & Closing Remarks

  • Agenda Topic Follow-Ups
  • New Topics
  • New Steps
Damon C. Matteo, Chairman
11:40 - 11:45 Adjourn Damon C. Matteo, Chairman

 

Executive Session 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Time Topic Principal(s)
12:00 - 12:30 Briefing on Agency Pre-Decisional Matters Damon C. Matteo, Chairman