PPAC Quarterly Meeting - July 14, 2011

Public Session 8:00 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.

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TimeTopicPrincipal(s)
8:00 - 8:05Call To OrderDamon C. Matteo, Chairman
8:05 - 8:10

Session Opening

  • Introductions
  • PPAC Remarks
Damon C. Matteo, Chairman
8:10 - 8:20USPTO Opening RemarksTeresa Stanek Rea, Deputy Under Secretary and Deputy Director of USPTO
8:20 - 8:30Patent RemarksRobert Stoll, Commissioner for Patents
8:30 -8:40Harmonization UpdateAl Tramposch, Administrator for Policy and External Affairs
8:40 - 9:25Legislative: UpdateWayne Sobon, PPAC Member
Dana Colarulli, Director, Office of Governmental Affairs
Robert Bahr, Senior Patent Counsel
9:25 - 9:35>>> Break <<<
9:35 - 9:50Finance: UpdateTony Scardino, Chief Financial Officer
Bruce Kisliuk, Deputy Chief Financial Officer (Acting)
9:50 - 10:00Policy: UpdateRobert Bahr, Senior Patent Counsel
10:00 - 10:15eMPEP DemonstrationRobert Bahr, Senior Patent Counsel
10:15 - 10:35Operations: Patent Operations UpdatePeggy Focarino, Deputy Commissioner for Patents
10:35 - 10:50Telework Legislation UpdatePatricia Richter, Chief Administrative Officer
10:50 -11:00>>> Break <<<
11:00 - 11:10Process: Patent Process Re-Engineering EffortJames Dwyer, Assistant Deputy Commissioner
11:10 -11:30

OCIO Update

PE2E

Ben Borson, PPAC Member & Damon C. Matteo, Chairman
John Owens, Chief Information Officer
David Landrith, Portfolio Manager
11:30 - 11:45Follow -Ups/Catch-Up: Ad HocDamon C. Matteo, Chairman
11:45 - 11:55

Wrap-Up & Closing Remarks

  • Agenda Topic Follow-Ups
Damon C. Matteo, Chairman
11:55 - 12:00Adjourn: Public SessionDamon C. Matteo, Chairman
12:00 - 12:40>>> Lunch Break <<<

 

Executive Session 12:40 p.m. - 1:40 p.m.

TimeTopicPrincipal(s)
12:40 - 1:40Consideration of personnel matters and confidential financial informationDamon C. Matteo, Chairman