Eastern regional events

Events in the region served by the Eastern Regional Outreach Office: Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, District of Columbia, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, and Puerto Rico. 

 

Timeframe
June 2016
23
2016 Legal Secretaries and Administrators’ Conference Alexandria , VA US
8:00 AM ET
July 2016
25
AIPLA’s 20th Annual Patent Cooperation Treaty Seminar Online and
, US
8:00 AM ET
September 2016
28
Roundtable on Importing Prior Art Automatically & Streamlining Patent Issuance Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
November 2016
14
Patent Examination Time Goals: Roundtable 1 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
June 2018
28
2018 PTAB Annual Judicial Conference in Alexandria, Virginia Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
February 2019
12
Attend Trademark Tuesday Alexandria, VA US
12:30 PM ET
April 2019
25
Attend the 13th Annual Design Day Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
25
Join in An Evening With Shirley Ann Jackson Online and
Washington, DC US
5:30 PM ET
May 2019
2
Attend the Patent Public Advisory Committee quarterly meeting Online and
Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
9
China IP Road Show: Strategies for IP protection in China — what Pittsburgh-area businesses need to know Pittsburgh, PA US
9:00 AM ET
14
Women's Entrepreneurship Symposium Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
18
Military Invention Day at the Smithsonian Washington, DC US
10:00 AM ET
23
A conversation with Vint Cerf Online and
Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
June 2019
1
City of Alexandria D-Day 75th Anniversary Commemoration Alexandria, VA US
11:00 AM ET
5
NMTI Evaluation Committee Meeting June 2019 Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
5
Tour the Higgins Boat at USPTO Headquarters Alexandria, VA US
11:30 AM ET
6
Forum on brand protection and anti-counterfeiting strategies Online and
Alexandria, VA US
9:30 AM ET
11
Patent Quality Chat - webinar Online
12:00 PM ET
12
Panel discussion at the Smithsonian: Software as Intellectual Property Online and
Washington, DC US
1:00 PM ET
13
Patent Pro Bono Program conference Alexandria, VA US
9:15 AM ET
20
Spanish Language Inventor Info Chat Online
11:00 AM ET
24
Attend the fourth annual Capitol Hill Maker Faire Washington, DC US
9:00 AM ET
July 2019
18
China IP Road Show: strategies for IP protection in China — what Georgia businesses need to know Atlanta, GA US
9:00 AM ET
23
Apollo 50: The role of intellectual property in space commerce Online and
Alexandria, VA US
2:00 PM ET
August 2019
8
Attend the Patent Public Advisory Committee quarterly meeting Online and
Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
15
Technology Center 2800 Circuits and Optics Customer Partnership Meeting
11:30 AM ET
September 2019
10
Rescheduled - TBD - Patent Quality Chat webinar – Filing structured text (DOCX): A smarter way to file Online
12:00 PM ET
13
Invention-Con 2019 "Leveraging Your Intellectual Property in the Marketplace" Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
19
Trending Issues in Trade Secrets: 2019 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
19
Intellectual property workshop for innovators and entrepreneurs Charlotte, NC US
9:00 AM ET
19
Webinar: Understanding China’s design patents ─ CANCELED Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
24
Researching Patent and Trademark information New Brunswick, NJ US
9:15 AM ET
24
Patent Quality Chat webinar – Filing structured text (DOCX): A smarter way to file Online
12:00 PM ET
November 2019
14
Attend the Patent Public Advisory Committee quarterly meeting Online and
Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
20
China’s shifting IP landscape and the consequences for rights holders Alexandria, VA US
9:45 AM ET
December 2019
4
USPTO Speaker Series with Dr. Martine Rothblatt Alexandria, VA US
1:00 PM ET
January 2020
9
Small business owners: Learn to contract with the USPTO Washington, DC , DC US
9:00 AM ET
28
Agents and attorneys: Learn to think like an examiner (STEPP) 3-day course Miami Beach, FL US
8:30 AM ET
28
Small business owners: Winter showcase small business seminar Alexandria, VA US
8:30 AM ET
February 2020
4
A conversation with Dean Kamen Online and
Alexandria, VA US
11:00 AM ET
6
Attend the Patent Public Advisory Committee quarterly meeting Online and
Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
19
Patent Quality Chat webinar – Application readiness: Assessing incoming applications Online
12:00 PM ET
21
Patent Examiner Recruitment Open House - Atlanta Atlanta, GA US
9:00 AM ET
25
USPTO and Tuskegee University Black History Month celebration Tuskegee, AL US
1:00 PM CT
26
Small business owners: Learn to contract with the USPTO Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
27
USPTO and Alabama A&M Black History Month celebration Huntsville, AL US
12:00 PM CT
28
Patent Examiner Recruitment Open House - Alexandria, VA Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET
March 2020
3
Women's Entrepreneurship Symposium Online and
Alexandria, VA US
12:30 PM ET
14
National Patent Application Drafting Competition, Midwest region - teleconference only Detroit, MI US
8:00 AM ET
14
National Patent Application Drafting Competition, Alexandria - teleconference only Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
14
National Patent Application Drafting Competition, Silicon Valley Region - teleconference only San Jose, CA US
9:00 AM PT
14
National Patent Application Drafting Competition, Texas region - teleconference only Dallas, TX US
11:00 AM CT
25
China IP Road Show: Clearwater- POSTPONED Clearwater, FL US
9:00 AM ET
April 2020
8
Small business owners: Find opportunities at the 30th Annual Government Procurement Conference Washington, DC US
8:00 AM ET
15
Small business owners: Learn to contract with the USPTO Quantico, VA US
10:00 AM ET
21
International Patent Cooperation Initiatives - Patent Quality Chat webinar Online
12:00 PM ET
23
Attend the 14th Annual Design Day - CANCELED Alexandria, VA US
8:00 AM ET
May 2020
14
Small business owners: Learn to contract with the USPTO Fort Belvoir, VA US
9:00 AM ET
August 2020
21
Invention-Con 2020 Alexandria, VA US
9:00 AM ET