PPAC Quarterly Meeting - September 23, 2010

Public Session 8:00 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.

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Questions:

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Time Activity Speaker
8:00 – 8:05 Call To Order: Public Session Ben Borson, Co-Chairman
8:05 – 8:15

Session Opening:

  • Introductions
  • PPAC Remarks
Ben Borson, Co-Chairman
8:15 – 8:30 USPTO Opening Remarks Robert Stoll, Commissioner for Patents
8:30 – 8:45 Finance: Update & Fee Project Anthony Scardino, Chief Financial Officer
8:45 – 9:05 Operations: Patent Initiatives Peggy Focarino, Deputy Commissioner for Patents
9:05 –9:20 >>>Break<<< 
9:20 – 9:35 OCIO Updates John Owens, Chief Information Officer
9:35 – 10:05 Quality Update Bob Bahr, Associate Commissioner for Patent Examination Policy (Acting)
10:05 – 10:20 Follow-Ups/Catch-Up: Ad Hoc Ben Borson, Co-Chairman
10:20 –10:35 >>>Break<<< 
10:35 – 11:35 Annual Report: Public Input Session

Ben Borson, Co-Chairman

  • PPAC Members
11:35 – 11:40 Adjourn: Public Session Ben Borson, Co-Chairman