Thursday, September 24, 2015 Executive Session 3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
|TPAC will hold an executive session to discuss confidential deliberative process information related to the draft FY2017 budget, and potential recommendations as to future budget planning related to TM and USPTO opeations.||
Maury Tepper, Chair
Public Session 9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
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|9:00 - 9:05||Introduction and Welcome (Maury Tepper, Trademark Public Advisory Committee, Chair)|
|9:05 - 9:15||
Comments from the Director (Michelle Lee, Under Secretary and Director of the USPTO)
|9:15 - 9:50||
TTAB Update (Gerard Rogers, Chief Administrative Judge)
|9:50 - 10:00||
Legislative Update (Dana Colarulli, Director, Office of Governmental Affairs)
|10:00 - 10:10||
OCFO Update (Tony Scardino, Chief Financial Officer)
|10:10 - 10:45||
Trademark Operations Update (Mary Boney Denison, Commissioner for Trademarks)
|-- 10 Minute Break --|
|10:55 - 11:10||
Policy and International Update (Shira Perlmutter, Amy Cotton, Sharon Marsh)
|11:10 - 11:35||
OCIO Update (John Owens, Chief Information Officer & Raj Dolas, TMNG Portfolio Manager)
|11:35 - 11:45||
Adjourn Public Meeting