Patent Quality Efforts Through the Office of Patent Training

Please join Gary Jones, Director of the Office of Patent Training (OPT), for a look at the current and future efforts of OPT in increasing overall patent quality.  Mr. Jones will provide an overview of both internal and external training efforts including the Patent Examiner Technical Training Program (PETTP), the Site Experience Education (SEE) program, and the Stakeholder Training on Examination and Practice and Procedure (STEPP) program.  Please register for the event by 5 PM PT, March 13.

Please note that the Silicon Valley USPTO is a federal facility.  Attendees are required to present a valid form of government-issued identification (driver license or passport) and may be subject to screening to gain access.