Join the USPTO on Friday, August 20, for the Fourteenth Annual Conference on Innovation Economics, a one-day event organized with Professor Daniel F. Spulber, of Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.
The conference will bring together economics, business, and legal scholars to discuss the relationship between innovation, intellectual property, public policy, standards, and competition. It will include panel sessions focusing on empirical, legal, and theoretical contributions to:
- antitrust and intellectual property
- technology standards and standard setting organizations
- incentives for R&D, invention, and innovation
- intellectual property rights and public policy
All times listed are in ET:
For more information, visit the registration page or contact Hollis Robinson in the USPTO’s Global Intellectual Property Academy.
This virtual program has been organized by the USPTO’s Office of the Chief Economist (OCE), a unit of the USPTO’s Office of Policy and International Affairs (OPIA), and Daniel F. Spulber, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University. OPIA advises the administration and other federal government departments and agencies on domestic and international intellectual property (IP) legal and policy issues. It also provides technical assistance and training on IP-related matters to U.S. stakeholders and both U.S. and foreign government officials.
For more information on past innovation economics conferences visit OCE’s conferences page.