USPTO to Host Medical Device Technology Partnership Meeting

November 8, 2011
Press Release 11-64

CONTACT: (Media Only)
Paul Fucito
(571) 272-8400 or
paul.fucito@uspto.gov

Washington - The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will host a Medical Device Technology Partnership Meeting on Tuesday November 29, 2011 to bring industry stakeholders and patent examiners and directors from Technology Center 3700 (TC 3700) together to share ideas, experiences, and insights on best practices in advancing prosecution and provide a forum for discussion on how the agency can improve and expand its relationship with the medical device technology community.

What: Medical Device Technology Partnership Meeting

When: November 29, 2011

Where: USPTO Campus, Global Intellectual Property Academy (GIPA)
600 Dulany Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Who: Bruce Kisliuk, Assistant Deputy Commissioner for Patents, Mechanical Disciplines, USPTO
Sharon Gibson, Group Director TC 3700, USPTO
Don Hajec, Group Director TC 3700, USPTO

Moderated by Angela Sykes, Group Director TC 3700

Space is limited and registration will be done on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, please RSVP to Brian Casler: email Brian.Casler@uspto.gov; telephone (571) 272-4956 or Tom Hughes: email Tom.Hughes@uspto.gov; telephone (571) 272-4357.

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