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PPAC Quarterly Meeting - February 12, 2014

600 Dulany Street
Alexandria, VA  22314
Atrium Conference Room
Madison West 10D31

 

WebEx Information:
Event Link: PPAC Quarterly Meeting
Teleconference: 1-571-270-3000
Event Number: 991 291 391
Event Password: 12345

Recorded Webcast of Public Session

Public Session (11:30 a.m. - 4:10 p.m.)

Time

Topic

Principal(s)

11:30 - 11:35

Call To Order Session Opening
•Introductions
•PPAC Remarks

Louis Foreman, PPAC Chairman

11:35 - 11:55

Patent Operations Update

Jim Dwyer, Assistant Deputy Commissioner for Patent Operations

11:55 - 12:15

Patent Quality Update

Drew Hirshfeld, Deputy Commissioner for Patent Examination Policy

12:30 - 12:50

International Update

Mark Powell, Deputy Commissioner for International Patent Cooperation

12:50 - 1:50 PTAB Update & Discussion James Smith, Chief Judge, PTAB

1:50 - 2:20

 

>>> Break <<<

2:20 - 3:05

Legislative Update & Discussion

Dana Colarulli, Director, Office of Governmental Affairs

3:05 - 3:25 Finance/Budget Update Tony Scardino, Chief Financial Officer

3:25 - 3:45

OCIO/PE2E Update

John Owens III, Chief Information Officer
David Landrith, Portfolio Manager
3:45 - 4:00 Call Center Update Debbie Stephens, Associate Commissioner for Patent Information Management

4:00 - 4:10

Discussion/Wrap-Up

Louis Foreman, PPAC Chairman

Next Meeting: May 22, 2014

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